The St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Washington Nationals 4-2 on Wednesday afternoon, completing the three-game sweep.
Since the AFL-NFL merger in 1970, only twice has an offensive lineman been selected first overall in the draft — Orlando Pace in 1997 and Jake Long in 2008.
With the return of Jose Valverde, Detroit rallied to beat Kansas City 7-5.
The Blues have now made the playoffs in consecutive seasons for the first time since 2003-04.
After going 2-14 to match the worst finish in franchise history, the Chiefs will have the top pick in the NFL draft for the first time.
No makeup date has been announced, so the two teams will play two games instead of three this week.
Adam Wainwright (4-1) lowered his ERA to 1.93 by going 8 1-3 scoreless innings, allowing only five hits.
The Rams gave up the second overall pick in 2012 for a quarterback they did not need to move down just four spots, in return receiving future considerations galore. After additional jockeying during the draft, the Rams came away with starting defensive tackle Michael Brockers and cornerback Janoris Jenkins, plus promising running back Isaiah Pead and offensive guard Rokevious Watkins.
Ervin Santana pitched seven strong innings and the Kansas City Royals ended Boston's seven-game winning streak with a 4-2 win over the Red Sox in the opener of a day-night doubleheader on Sunday.
The Phillies beat the Cardinals 7-3 on Sunday night.
The Colorado Avalanche beat the St. Louis Blues 5-3 on Sunday.
Cardinals outfielder Carlos Beltran has hit homers in the first three games of the four-game series.
Daniel Nava hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning to lift the Red Sox in an emotional game at Fenway Park.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott made 21 saves in his team's 2-1 win.
After a rough streak leading into the game, Phillies starter Roy Halladay held the Cardinals to two hits in seven innings on Friday.
Alex Smith, who is preparing for his first season as the Chiefs quarterback, participated in a minicamp with his new teammates Thursday.
David Perron also scored his first goal in 17 games for the Blues.
Adam Wainwright also pitched seven innings, giving up three runs and nine hits, in the victory.
Kansas City Royals pitcher Wade Davis and right-fielder Jeff Francoeur guided the team to a 1-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday.
A.J. Burnett took a no-hitter into the seventh inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 on Wednesday night.