St. Louis got a quality upgrade at goalie in Ryan Miller.
Jaroslav Halak shrugged off his shaky start to the season, making 29 saves as the St. Louis Blues won coach Ken Hitchcock’s debut with a 3-0 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday night.
Madison Bumgarner matched his career high with 11 strikeouts, Jeff Keppinger and Pablo Sandoval hit consecutive homers in the fourth inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Chicago Cubs 4-0 on Wednesday to snap a three-game skid and avoid a sweep.
South Bend, Indiana and El Paso, Texas aren’t really considered neighbors. But when Notre Dame takes the field against Miami, the Irish expect to feel like their in their own back yard.