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FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2004 file photo, Chicago Cubs pitcher Greg Maddux throws a pitch during practice, in Mesa, Ariz. The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum plans to unveil an exhibit chronicling the history of the rivalry between the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals opens March 24, 2017 in Springfield, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt York File)

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FILE - In this Aug. 4, 1936 file photo, Johnny Mize's is congratulated after his home run in the 8th inning with two mates aboard, clinched the Cardinals' victory over the Cubs, 6-1, in Chicago. Mize is shown scoring and being greeted by teammates Joe Medwick (7) and Spud Davis (8). The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum plans to unveil an exhibit chronicling the history of the rivalry between the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals opens March 24, 2017 in Springfield, Ill. (AP Photo File)

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FILE - In this July 26, 2008 photo, Chicago Cubs pitcher Ryan Dempster hoses down a St. Louis Cardinals fan holding a "The Curse Lives" sign in the bleachers at Wrigley Field before a baseball game between the Cubs and Cardinals in Chicago. The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum plans to unveil an exhibit chronicling the history of the rivalry between the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green File)

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St. Louis Cardinals' Jordan Schafer tries to catch a ball as part of a drill during a spring training baseball workout Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, in Jupiter, Fla. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Dexter Fowler fields a ball during a spring training baseball workout Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, in Jupiter, Fla. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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St. Louis Cardinals' Dexter Fowler, right, talks with Matt Carpenter during a spring training baseball workout Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, in Jupiter, Fla. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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FILE - In this July 27, 2016, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, left, and relief pitcher Seung Hwan Oh react after finishing a 5-4 come-from-behind victory over the New York Mets in a baseball game, in New York. Seung-Hwan Oh enjoyed a breakout rookie season for St. Louis, compiling a 1.92 ERA and evolving into the closer. After finishing with 19 saves, the right-handed reliever enters this spring with a clearly defined role at the end of the Cardinals bullpen. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2016, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Seung Hwan Oh throws during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, in St. Louis. Seung-Hwan Oh enjoyed a breakout rookie season for St. Louis, compiling a 1.92 ERA and evolving into the closer. After finishing with 19 saves, the right-handed reliever enters this spring with a clearly defined role at the end of the Cardinals bullpen. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2016, file photo, Dexter Fowler smiles during an introductory news conference announcing the free agent center fielder has signed with the St. Louis Cardinals, in St. Louis. St. Louis was second to Chicago in the Central a year ago, finishing 17 ½ games back. To help close that gap, the Cardinals signed former Cubs center fielder Dexter Fowler to a five-year, $82.5-million contract in the offseason. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2016, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny leans over the dugout rail as he looks on in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies in Denver. It was one thing for many people to predict St. Louis would finish behind the Chicago Cubs in the National League’s Central division prior to last season. It’s another matter entirely for the Cardinals heading into this spring training, knowing they are indeed the team doing the chasing of the defending World Series champions. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2015, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Lance Lynn (31) warms up before a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh. The Cardinals starting rotation is expected to receive a boost in the return of Lynn. The right hander missed all of last season following elbow surgery, and the Cardinals are counting on his return to help a pitching staff that saw its team ERA rise from an NL-best 2.94 in 2015 to 4.08 a year ago. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2016, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Alex Reyes throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds in St. Louis. After a watching its team ERA balloon from a National-League best 2.94 in 2015 to 4.08 last season, St. Louis knows its starting rotation must improve this year if they hope to catch the Chicago Cubs. The Cardinals believe they have the arms to do that, thanks to the return of a healthy Lance Lynn, a rejuvenated Michael Wacha and a full season from promising rookie Alex Reyes. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2016, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Michael Wacha throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in St. Louis. After a watching its team ERA balloon from a National-League best 2.94 in 2015 to 4.08 last season, St. Louis knows its starting rotation must improve this year if they hope to catch the Chicago Cubs. The Cardinals believe they have the arms to do that, thanks to the return of a healthy Lance Lynn, a rejuvenated Michael Wacha and a full season from promising rookie Alex Reyes. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2015, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Lance Lynn (31) warms up before the first inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh. After a watching its team ERA balloon from a National-League best 2.94 in 2015 to 4.08 last season, St. Louis knows its starting rotation must improve this year if they hope to catch the Chicago Cubs. The Cardinals believe they have the arms to do that, thanks to the return of a healthy Lance Lynn, a rejuvenated Michael Wacha and a full season from promising rookie Alex Reyes. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

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FILE - In this April 3, 2016, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny (22) is introduced before a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh. Cardinals manager Mike Matheny, whose team missed the playoffs in 2016 for the first time in his five-year tenure, has agreed to a three-year contract extension. The Cardinals announced the new contract Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016, a day after the rival Chicago Cubs won the World Series. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

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Washington Nationals third base coach Bob Henley, left, congratulates Ryan Zimmerman as he rounds third base after hitting a solo home run during the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Saturday, March 26, 2016, in Jupiter, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

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St. Louis Cardinals' Yadier Molina, left, is congratulated by teammate Jon Jay after scoring on a single by Xavier Scruggs during the second inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Sunday, June 28, 2015, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

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Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton (27) breaks his bat on an out during the second inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, in Miami, Thursday, June 25, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

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The doors of the St. Louis Cardinals clubhouse are closed before a scheduled baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, Tuesday, June 16, 2015, in St. Louis. Major League Baseball says it is cooperating with a federal investigation into an illegal breach of the Astros' internal operations database, amid a report that the Cardinals were responsible for the hack. The New York Times, citing unnamed law enforcement officials, reported Tuesday, June 16, 2015 , that the FBI and Justice Department are investigating whether Cardinals' front-office officials are responsible for the effort to steal information about player personnel. The The teams were rivals in the National League Central until Houston moved to the American League in 2012. (AP Photo/Scott Kane)