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Nothing but questions for Phillies

Struggles are magnified after failing to close out Cardinals in St. Louis

Updated: October 7, 2011, 10:50 AM ET
By Amy K. Nelson | ESPN.com

ST. LOUIS -- As the players packed their bags in the Philadelphia Phillies' clubhouse, the questions that followed about momentum, pressure and hitting woes were all too predictable. But that's what happens when preseason predictions, fan expectations and a franchise record for wins set the bar so high.

That's what happens when a wild-card team that looked, on paper, to be outmatched keeps finding ways to win. And Wednesday night was no exception for the Cardinals after they beat ...

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