Found October 22, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright has been hoping for this moment since the day he arrived in Jupiter Fla. earlier this year and discovered that the zip had returned to his fastball and the bite to his offspeed stuff. It is with his weapons fully restored that the right-hander will take the mound Wednesday night at Fenway Park in Game 1 (6:30 p.m. CT 7:07 first pitch on FOX) for his first career start in the World Series. Wainwright who was the Cardinals' closer for the 2006 World Series and was recovering from Tommy John surgery when they won again in 2011 would have gotten the chance to make his maiden Series start a year ago had the Cardinals been able to finish what they started in the 2012 National League Championship Series. Still feeling the effects of elbow surgery and pitching with diminished stuff he won Game 4 of that series to give the Cardinals a 3-1 lead that would slip away against the eventual-champion Giants. A year later in a particularly candid moment Wainwright...
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