NLDS – Pittsburgh Pirates vs. St. Louis Cardinals

Pittsburgh Pirates watch for fly balls during batting practice before Game 5 of a National League baseball division series between the Pirates and the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, in St. Louis

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The Pittsburgh Pirates and St. Louis Cardinals played leapfrog atop the NL Central standings for most of the season's final three months. Now they’ll settle things once and for all in what figures to be a thrilling best-of-five NLDS.
— Mark Townsend

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