Giants second baseman Marco Scutaro has a strained left hip after Cardinals slugger Matt Holliday plowed into him sliding to break up a double play Monday night. Scutaro is expected to play Wednesday in Game 3.
The San Francisco Giants got their first home win this postseason 7-1 over the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday night.
Every loss but one has been a blowout. The offense has not scored a touchdown in the past eight quarters. Their lone victory came on an overtime field goal in New Orleans. Not once has Kansas City been ahead on the scoreboard when the ball was snapped.
The Rams (3-3) had six of their 16 double-digit offensive gains in the second quarter, but didn't score while giving up a 6-0 lead.
The past two World Series winners are showing their championship mettle in mid-October. They'll meet in the NL championship series Sunday.
The Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 6-4 on Sunday night in Game 1 of the NL championship series.
Despite some mishaps Sunday, including a backward pass by Rayn Tannehill that flew out of bounds for a 7-yard loss, the Dolphins were able to hold off the Rams 17-14.
In Quinn's first start in nearly three years, the Bucs crippled the Chiefs offense, limiting them to just 260 yards.
The Rams (3-2), led by new coach Jeff Fisher, have climbed above .500 for the first time since 2006 thanks to consecutive victories.
The Chiefs (1-4) and the Buccaneers (1-3) will face off Sunday. When the sixth-year quarterback Brady Quinn makes his first start in three years, replacing the injured Matt Cassel, the Chiefs will be counting on him to be effective in throwing the ball.
The never-give-up St. Louis Cardinals erased the biggest deficit ever overcome in a winner-take-all postseason contest and beat the Washington Nationals 9-7 in Game 5 of the NL division series.
Jayson Werth led off the bottom of the ninth inning by driving a ball into the left-field stands to give the Washington Nationals a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals and force a Game 5 in their National League division series.
Chris Carpenter pitched scoreless ball into the sixth inning, rookie Pete Kozma delivered a three-run home run, and the defending champion Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 8-0 Wednesday to take a 2-1 lead in their NL division series.
Danny Amendola is eighth in the NFL in receptions, averaging 12.2 yards with two touchdowns. He could be out six weeks with a collarbone injury.
"The majority of the Chiefs fans are not going to cheer a player getting hurt. I think the majority of Chiefs fans support the Chiefs," coach Romeo Crennel said. "Are they frustrated? Yes, they're frustrated, just like we're frustrated."
Matt Cassel has not been cleared by doctors to participate in practice this week, so the Chiefs are planning on Brady Quinn to start Sunday at Tampa Bay. It will be the first time that he's started a game in the NFL since the 2009 season, when he was still with the Cleveland Browns.
Chris Carpenter will be on the mound for the Cardinals Wednesday afternoon for Game 3 of the NL division series, facing Washington's Edwin Jackson. The best-of-five series is tied at 1.
St. Louis chased an ineffective Jordan Zimmermann early in a 12-4 rout of the Washington Nationals on Monday that tied their National League division series at one game apiece.
Kansas City starting quarterback Matt Cassel was hit by the Ravens' Haloti Ngata while completing a pass in the fourth quarter of the Chiefs' 9-6 loss and suffered a concussion.
The Nationals, who had never come close to making the playoffs since moving from Montreal for the 2005 season, overcame a wild start by 21-game winner Gio Gonzalez to beat the Cardinals 3-2 in an National League playoff opener.