Wong returns to Cardinals lineup after back issue

CHICAGO (AP) St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong is back in the lineup after being sidelined by back spasms.

Wong left in the seventh inning of Friday’s 8-2 loss to the Chicago Cubs and rested on Saturday. He got the start for Sunday’s series finale at Wrigley Field.

Center fielder Dexter Fowler also was in the lineup after he was hit on the hand by a pitch in the ninth inning of Saturday’s 4-1 loss.

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