By Douglas Holtz-Eakin
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Independent voices from the TWT Communities
Now that the Cardinals have forced the World Series to a Game 7 for the first time in nine years, St. Louis manager Tony La Russa must decide whether to send ace Chris Carpenter to the mound on short rest Friday night or start Kyle Lohse or Edwin Jackson.
A drained Tony La Russa sat behind the podium, jersey gone and a blue towel draped around his neck,
The greatest World Series game ever, or one of the greatest?
For the first time since the season opener, Chase Field was packed. Some were there to cheer on the surprising first-place Arizona Diamondbacks of 2011.
Shelby Miller's joy at being a part of Sunday's All-Star Futures game was tainted by the sorrow of the tragic death of a friend.
Kevin McMullan, now the associate head coach at the University of Virginia, got a telephone call after the 2005 minor league season from one of his former players.
"It was a difficult game against a good pitching team," manager Luis Gonzalez said. "The team had confidence after scoring in the first inning but (two errors in the second) really stopped our momentum."
"It was a difficult game, but our pitcher did his job," Luis Gonzalez said through a translator. "One pitch decided the game."