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St. Louis Cardinals Photos

Cardinals Photos

  1. NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 21: Brandon McCarthy #38 of the New York Yankees celebrates his 3-0 shutout against the Houston Astros with manager Joe Girardi #28 at Yankee Stadium on August 21, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

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    St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Jon Jay tries to field a single by Cincinnati Reds' Ramon Santiago during the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in St. Louis. Jay was charged with an error, and two runs scored. (AP Photo/Scott Kane)

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  2. ST. LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 20: Daniel Descalso #33 of the St. Louis Cardinals scores a run against the Cincinnati Reds in the eighth inning at Busch Stadium on August 20, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Cardinals beat the Reds 7-3. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

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    ST. LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 20: Closer Trevor Rosenthal #26 of the St. Louis Cardinals pitches against the Cincinnati Reds in the ninth inning at Busch Stadium on August 20, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Cardinals beat the Reds 7-3. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

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  3. NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 20: Michael Pineda #35 of the New York Yankees hands the ball to manager Joe Girardi #28 as he is taken out of the game in the seventh inning against the Houston Astros as catcher Brian McCann #34 looks on during a MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on August 20, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

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    ST. LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 20: Matt Adams #32 of the St. Louis Cardinals scores a run against the Cincinnati Reds in the fifth inning at Busch Stadium on August 20, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

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  4. ST. LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 20: Pitcher Justin Masterson #63 of the St. Louis Cardinals talks to a teammate in the dugout during a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Busch Stadium on August 20, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

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    ST. LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 20: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a three-RBI double against the Cincinnati Reds in the fifth inning at Busch Stadium on August 20, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

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  5. St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday looks at his arm after he was hit by a pitch during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Scott Kane)

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    St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Adams, right, scores on a three-run double by Jhonny Peralta as Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto stands nearby during the fifth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Scott Kane)

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