Over the weekend, there will be an opportunity to see baseball at is absolute most stereo-typically, nostalgic. The St. Louis Cardinals and Kansas City Royals will face off in a mid-summer, mid-America, early summer, regional rivalry-based series between two teams that are by and large based in the fundamentals that make the game great. It will be the first time that two clubs have ever met while both have been in first place in their...
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