Here's all that's worth knowing for Sunday, June 1 (click here for today's scores) …
- Cardinals: RHP Shelby Miller was forced to exit his start against the Rockies because of back tightness. He's tentatively scheduled to make his next start on Sunday, and he said after the game that he's fine. However, let's keep in mind that the Cardinals already have Michael Wacha and Jaime Garcia on the DL. In that light, Miller's status bears monitoring.
- Rockies: RHP Christian Bergman has a broken bone near his non-throwing thumb and is expected to miss the next six weeks. (Patrick Saunders via Twitter)
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- Pirates: OF Jose Tabata, who was recently designated for assignment, has cleared waivers and has accepted an assignment to the Pirates' Triple-A affiliate.