Originally written on Razzball  |  Last updated 8/20/12
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The Pirates and Cardinals played a marathon game yesterday.  19 innings that saw 47 lineup changes, 16 different pitchers and 12,000 fans at Busch Stadium leaving simply because the beer cutoff was in the 7th inning.  ”This is baseball sober?  Damn, I’d prefer a third divorce.”  Tim Kurkjian’s voice is cracking at the sheer craziness of the game.  Can you believe this game, fellas?!  They used more electricity to light the scoreboard than was generated in the entire Sudan all of last year?!  Andrew McCutchen saw a total of 42 pitches, that’s more pitches than Michael Pineda threw this year!?  Michael McKenry went 0-for-8 and caught all 19 innings, which means he crouched down more than Jon Rauch trying to look at me in the eye?!  Where’s my crack team of complementary voice-cracking interns to get me more trivia?!  Lost in the 19 inning game yesterday was the dazzling start Jaime Garcia had — 8 IP, 0 ER, 5 baserunners and 10 Ks.  I wasn’t a huge fan of his on Friday, but that was
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