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Matheny Says Cards Have Yet to Hit Stride

Matheny Says Cards Have Yet to Hit Stride

Manager Mike Matheny keeps the St. Louis Cardinals rolling into the second half through consistency and lessons learned from his predecessor.

OAKLAND, Calif. -- A year ago, the St. Louis Cardinals finished the first half third in the NL Central, at 42-39 on July 3. They snuck into the playoffs with a Wild Card berth and made it all the way to Game Seven of the NLCS against the San Francisco Giants, only to fall to the eventual World Series champions. All of that, without future Hall-of-Famer Albert Pujols and without future Hall-of... Recommended Stories

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