Two crucial at-bats allowed the Cardinals to chop down Clayton Kershaw in the third inning last night.
Anibal Sanchez may often be relegated to the background, but he performs like one of the game's best.
Trevor Rosenthal has highlighted the Cardinals' preponderance of dominant, homegrown pitching.
Ten years after the Red Sox snapped their World Series drought, David Ortiz is the last remaining link and still going strong.
The powerful story of Pittsburgh's first playoff win in 21 years is simple, but the man who sparked it is anything but.