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Jose Martinez Inserted Into Cardinals NLCS Game 3 Lineup

The St. Louis Cardinals are down 0-2 in the NLCS to the Washington Nationals, and now they have to face right-hander Stephen Strasburg in Game 3. To give their offense a better chance to score, which they haven't done with any regularity in the series, manager Mike Shildt has decided to mix things up in the batting order. The most notable change is right-handed slugger Jose Martinez getting the start while the struggling Matt Carpenter hits the bench. Cardinals Lineup: 1. Dexter Fowler - CF 2....

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VIDEO: Cardinals Score 10 Runs in 1st Inning to All But Claim Game 5 Against Braves

The first inning of Game 5 of the NLDS got off to as disastrous a start as possible for the Atlanta Braves. Mike Foltynewicz, fresh off arguably the best start of his career, just didn't have the same magic in his potential series-clinching outing. The Cards chased the right-hander out of the game after just one out, putting four runs on the board highlighted by this Tommy Edman double. Tommy Triples...Doubles! pic.twitter.com/CrWmrVhEC3 — St. Louis Cardinals (@Cardinals) October 9, 2019 Well,...

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Braves-Cardinals Preview for NLDS Game 2 Showdown

The St. Louis Cardinals came away victorious in Game 1 of the NLDS against the Atlanta Braves, even though the NL East champs appeared to have the contest in hand for most of the game. The winner of Game 1 in the division series advances 72% of the time, so Friday's game is essentially a must-win for Atlanta, a team that needs to claw back and win three out of the next four games to advance. Evening series will require Braves to prevail in Flaherty-Foltynewicz matchup https://t.co/7wuVcftNUA —...

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VIDEO: Braves' Dansby Swanson Breaks Through for 2 Runs as Cardinals Commit 2 Errors on Same Play

With the game tied at 1-1, the Atlanta Braves finally broke through in Game 1 of the National League Division Series. In the bottom of the sixth inning, shortstop Dansby Swanson stepped up to the plate against St. Louis Cardinals reliever Giovanni Gallegos with the bases loaded, hitting a liner to third baseman Tommy Edman-- who couldn't hold onto the ball. The rebound was snatched by shortstop Paul DeJong, who twisted his body for the throw to second base. Second baseman Kolten Wong couldn't...

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VIDEO: Yadier Molina and Paul DeJong Go Back-to-Back off Craig Kimbrel as Cards Take Lead Over Cubs

Just when the Cubs thought they had a shot to take a game over the Cardinals in their pivotal four-game series, St. Louis found a way to strike back. Tony Kemp gave Chicago a lead in the seventh with a home run, and with a one-run cushion, the Cubs handed the ball over to Craig Kimbrel for the ninth. Well, he didn't handle the challenge with grace, as he served up a huge home run to Yadier Molina to open up the inning. YADIER MOLINA! ? pic.twitter.com/fl7n3sflv3 — St. Louis Cardinals...

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