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St. Louis Cardinals Photos

Cardinals Photos

  1. DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 26: Brandon McCarthy #38 of the New York Yankees is pulled by manager Joe Girardi #28 during the seventh inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on August 26, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. McCarthy gave up five runs on nine hits in a 5-2 loss to the Tigers. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

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    PHOENIX, AZ - AUGUST 26: Manager Don Mattingly #8 and batting coach Mark McGwire #25 of the Los Angeles Dodgers wait for a instant replay review during the fourth inning of the MLB game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on August 26, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

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  2. Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen leans against the center field wall after making a catch on a fly ball by St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter in the third inning of the baseball game on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Pittsburgh. McCutchen stayed in the game until the sixth inning.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

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    Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen hits the wall after making a catch on a fly ball by St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter in the third inning of the baseball game on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Pittsburgh. McCutchen stayed in the game until the sixth inning.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

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  3. Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman Ike Davis, left, rounds first after hitting a three-run home run off St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Seth Maness (61) in the eighth inning of the baseball game on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Pittsburgh. The runs proved to be the margin of victory as the Pirates won 5-2. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

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    St. Louis Cardinals' A.J. Pierzynski, left, questions a third strike call in front of Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Russell Martin in the seventh inning of the baseball game on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

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  4. St. Louis Cardinals' Jon Jay hits a sacrifice fly to drive in Matt Adams with the of the baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirateson Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

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    PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 26: Jon Jay #19 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a sacrifice fly in the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park on August 26, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

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  5. PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 26: Matt Adams #32 of the St. Louis Cardinals scores on a sacrifice fly in the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park on August 26, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

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    PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 26: Randal Grichuk #15 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a RBI single in the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park on August 26, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

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