The Cardinals had been having enough trouble on the field, slogging through their first 23 games with a 10-13 mark, but that was nothing compared to the tragic news they received Sunday.
Major League pitcher and former Tiger Josh Hancock died on Sunday.
St. Louis Cardinals reliever Josh Hancock was killed in a tragic automobile accident Sunday morning. Sunday night's Cubs-Cardinals game has been postponed. Audio from the team's press conference has been added (subscribers only).