ST. LOUIS -- After playing only four interleague games so far, the Cardinals will play nothing but AL opponents in their next 11 games. Up first are the Rangers this weekend at Busch Stadium.
You remember the Rangers. Though they never have been to St. Louis for the regular season, they played four games here in the fall of 2011. Those memories, of course, are better for the team that won one of the most memorable World Series in history.
"I'd be lying to you if I said I'm going to walk into that field and I'm not going to have some flashbacks to 2011," Rangers outfielder David Murphy told mlb.com.
"I think the natural reaction and process is to think that they're going to be negative thoughts, but really off the top of my head, I'm going to remember some of the greatest baseball that I've ever witnessed on that field. Things didn't turn out the way that we wanted to, but there was some great baseball played there."
As is the way in baseball, many of those who provided some of...