Enjoy the emotions in the NLCS

Players letting their excitement show is a good thing, so let's enjoy it

Updated: October 18, 2013, 1:33 PM ET
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

ST. LOUIS -- It's hard to say exactly when it became clear that there was something going on in the 2013 National League Championship Series that wasn't just baseball.

But we're there.

Boy, are we ever.

It's etched all over the faces of the Cardinals, no matter how carefully they choose their words.

It's flying right at you every time Yasiel Puig bats, gestures, chases a fly ball, doesn't chase a fly ball or flips his bat halfway to Santa Monica.

Heck, we can ...

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