First, we learned that Matt Holliday was going to ride the pine. A mental day off.
— Jim Hayes (@TheCatOnFox) August 15, 2014
But it didn’t matter early or late, since STL’s very own Abe Lincoln… err… Matt Carpenter was on a tear.
— Cardinal Nation (@STLCardsNest) August 14, 2014
The Padres weren’t about to be bullied, though. And they scored runs of their own. Their fans were pumped up.
— FOX Sports SD Girls (@FSSDGirls) August 13, 2014
We waited for our king to close this one out.
— Daniel Doelling (@Daniel_Doelling) August 15, 2014
He didn’t do so hot. So it was Seth Maness time.
— Seth Maness (@Maness_43) December 24, 2013
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