Found September 02, 2012 on Fox Sports:
Bonus notes from our MLB on Fox broadcast of the St. Louis Cardinals-Washington Nationals game on Saturday ... It was as if the ghost of Tony La Russa visited the Cardinals' dugout, whispering, "Play a hard nine," in everyone's ears. Just when the Cardinals' season appeared on the verge of collapse, the team responded Saturday with one of its most stirring triumphs of the season, a 10-9 victory over the Nationals. The Cardinals had been outscored in their previous games, 32-1. They had just lost shortstop Rafael Furcal to an elbow injury that will sideline him 4 to 6 weeks. Almost to a man, they looked beaten, worn out. You wouldn't have known it Saturday. The Cardinals' energy was noticeable from my position next to their dugout for MLB on FOX. So was the resilience that became the trademark of La Russa's teams, and could very well come to define Mike Matheny's. Right-hander Kyle Lohse pitched into the sixth inning after allowing six run...
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