St. Louis Cardinals mark start of playoff push in 14-inning win against Pittsburgh Pirates
The player touted to be the next George Brett ended up being the next Alex Gordon.
This weekend at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, the Cards kick off a 3-game set with the Pirates, who are currently tied for first place in the National League Central Division standings.
We are halfway through the 2011 season, and the Pittsburgh Pirates are tied for 2nd place, with a record of 41-39 going into Friday.
I am sorry to the Kansas City Royals for only picking you to win 70.
The top five headlines I expect to see in 2011.