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Allen Craig in, Shane Victorino out

Updated: October 28, 2013, 8:36 PM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

ST. LOUIS -- He might not be able to run, but Allen Craig is going to play.

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny altered his original lineup for Monday night's Game 5 of the World Series, dropping first baseman Matt Adams for Craig, who is batting .444 (4-for-9) in the Series but is still suffering the effects of stretched ligaments in his left foot.

Craig, who doubled off Red Sox closer Koji Uehara and scored the winning run on an obstruction play in Game 3 -- in ...

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