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After anxiously accepting the midseason transition from a cellar dweller to a postseason contender, Kevin Gausman digested the analytical advice the Braves provided and then determined it would be in his best interests to ditch the windup.
The rooks hardly looked intimidated in Tuesday's 6-3 victory. Allen dropped jaws with two stellar catches in center field -- one that helped halt a Red Sox rally in the seventh -- and continued his hot hitting at the plate. Bieber meanwhile cruised through Boston's daunting lineup, only encountering trouble in his final frame.
So many of the elements that have propelled the Cardinals up the standings and back into playoff position were on display in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Dodgers in Los Angeles. If you like Our Sports Picks Subscribe Now