Who in the world is Allen Craig?

DH rule lands Cardinals' pinch-hitting phenom a starting role in Texas

Updated: October 22, 2011, 10:56 AM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Allen Craig grew up in Temecula, Calif., the same town that produced Chicago Cubs outfielder Reed Johnson, former Denver Broncos running back Terrell Davis, actor Jack Klugman of "Oscar Madison" fame and a construction worker named Larry Fortensky, best known as the final husband of Elizabeth Taylor.

It's going to be awhile, if ever, before Craig's name appears on a "Welcome to Temecula" sign at the city limits. But at ...

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