PostCards: 2013 NLDS Game 1 – St. Louis Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates


The St. Louis Cardinals host the Pittsburgh Pirates this afternoon at 5 PM/4 PM (Central) on TBS. In addition to TBS, Cardinals fans can listen to the game on the St. Louis Cardinals Radio Network. ESPN Radio will also have audio coverage of the game.
Sep 29, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals salute their fans after defeating the Chicago Cubs at Busch Stadium. St. Louis defeated Chicago 4-0 and clinched the best record in the National League. Image Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports
Today’s lineups are as follows:

St. Louis Cardinals
2B Matt Carpenter
RF Carlos Beltran
LF Matt Holliday
1B Matt Adams
C Yadier Molina
CF Jon Jay
3B David Freese
SS Daniel Descalso
P Adam Wainwright

Position players that are available off the bench for the Cardinals are: Tony Cruz, Kolten Wong, Pete Kozma, Shane Robinson and Adron Chambers.

Other Pitchers: Lance Lynn, Joe Kelly, Shelby Miller, Michael Wacha, Trevor Rosenthal, Kevin Siegrist, Carlos Martinez, John Axford, Randy Choate, Seth Maness and Edward Mujica.

Pittsburgh Pirates
LF Starling Marte
2B Neil Walker
CF Andrew McCutchen
1B Justin Morneau
RF Marlon Byrd
3B Pedro Alvarez
C Russell Martin
SS Clint Barmes
P A.J. Burnett

Position players available off the bench: John Buck, Jordy Mercer, Gaby Sanchez, Garrett Jones, Josh Harrison, Jose Tabata.

Pirates rotation: Francisco Liriano, Burnett, Gerrit Cole, Charlie Morton.
Bullpen: Jeanmar Gomez, Vin Mazzaro, Bryan Morris, Justin Wilson, Tony Watson, Mark Melancon, Jason Grilli.

The key difference between the Cards and Pirates is that the Cards are carrying one more pitcher.