(1) Brandon Belt sent to Triple-A.
(2) Ian Stewart sent to Triple-A.
(3) Jed Lowrie to play everyday – for now. For more see: Conspiracies and Comebacks.
(4) Ryan Franklin on longer the Cards’ closer.
(5) Jason Bay (rib cage) likely to be activated on Thursday.
(6) Austin Jackson struggling mightily.
(7) David Aardsma likely to be back by end of next week.
By Ray Flowers