A pair of hurlers with recent runs of quality starts face off at Busch Stadium on Wednesday night as the Major League-best Cardinals play their final Interleague home game of the season against the American League-worst White Sox.
John Lackey takes the hill for St. Louis after going seven innings or more in his last three outings. The veteran righty has held opponents to three runs or fewer in 12 of his 15 starts this year, and his 3.35 ERA would be the second-lowest of his 13-year career if he maintains it through the season's end.
David Cobb is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.