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Grichuk, who has smacked four home runs over the last four games for Triple-A Memphis, nevertheless needs to continue working on plate discipline according to manager Mike Matheny, Mitchell Forde of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. "I think we're still seeing some strikeouts that we're trying to work our way through, but just trying to help him find that nice balance of putting the ball in play and driving the ball," Matheny said. "I don't think any of us had any doubt he would go to Memphis and hit homers."
Wong (triceps) hopes to begin a minor-league rehabilitation assignment next weekend, Mitchell Forde of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. "I'm pretty close," Wong said. "We're just trying to make sure there's no pain. I tried to come back quick the last time and got back on the DL."