Poor starting pitching and spotless bullpen work was the story for both teams in the NL championship series opener.
With Chris Carpenter on the mound in Game 2 for the St. Louis Cardinals, the first part of that equation could change Monday night.
Carpenter brings a 10-2 career postseason record into this outing as the Cardinals look to take a 2-0 series lead and drop the San Francisco Giants to 0-4 at home in the playoffs.
St. Louis took Game 1 on Sunday 6-4. Each starter -- ...
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