St. Louis Cardinals' David Freese (23) slides to score a run on a hit by Daniel Descalso (33) during the seventh inning of Game 3 of baseball's National League championship series against the San Francisco Giants, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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St. Louis Cardinals' David Freese (23) slides to score a run on a hit by Daniel Descalso (33) during the seventh inning of Game 3 of baseball's National League championship series against the San Francisco Giants, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)