Originally posted on Cardinals Diaspora  |  Last updated 10/3/13
We've broken down the positions, now it's time to look at the pitchers.  The match-ups have been set for GMs 1 & 2, with the Pirates looking to toss Liriano and Morton in GMs 3 & 4 versus the to be determined order from the Cardinals that will include Joe Kelly and Shelby Miller.  All WAR information is from FanGraphs.  GM1: Adam Wainwright (6.2) vs AJ Burnett (4.0) - Left for dead by the Yankees after 2011, the AJ. Burnett everyone expected to blossom into a superstar has had a nice 3rd act for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Signed as a guy in 2012 to show the Bucs fans that 'hey, we're sort of trying' guy, he's now back on the big stage for the 6th time.  Trouble is, he's also not as good as you'd think in the postseason. 2-2 with a 5.08 ERA. 1.410 WHIP and never going more than 7 innings (i.e. not one of his starts was dominant enough where the manager didn't go to the pen). And he's going against Adam Wainwright, right? Uh oh. It's easy to forget... main...
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