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Matheny making all the right moves

The Cardinals' skipper has sorted out his pen and knows how to win with it

Originally Published: October 13, 2013
By Michael Knisley | ESPN.com

St. LOUIS -- How does it happen that the St. Louis Cardinals are up two games to none over the Dodgers in the National League Championship Series? Here's one explanation: Cardinals manager Mike Matheny has made all the right moves.

Here's another: Matheny has also made all the left moves.

As in, he's pretty much played the perfect matchup games with his deep and talented corps of left-handed and right-handed relief pitchers so far. The result? The Dodgers aren't scoring late. (They ...

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