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St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Beltran reacts after his run-scoring hit during the third inning of Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

NLCS: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. St. Louis Cardinals

The St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series to advance to the World Series.

Dodgers' Hanley Ramirez gets ready to bat during
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Dodgers' Hanley Ramirez gets ready to bat during the second inning of Game 6 of the NLCS. (Oct. 18, 2013)

St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter celebrates after scoring
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St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter celebrates after scoring from second on a hit by Carlos Beltran during the third inning of Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

This multiple exposure photo shows Los Angeles Dodgers
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This multiple exposure photo shows Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throwing during the second inning of Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

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St. Louis Cardinals' Yadier Molina reacts after hitting
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St. Louis Cardinals' Yadier Molina reacts after hitting an RBI single during the third inning of Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Beltran reacts after his
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St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Beltran reacts after his run-scoring hit during the third inning of Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

St. Louis Cardinals' David Freese scores in front
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St. Louis Cardinals' David Freese scores in front of Los Angeles Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis during the third inning of Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw shouts
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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw shouts after walking St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Adams to load the bases during the third inning of Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Beltran watches his double
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St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Beltran watches his double off Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw during the first inning of Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

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St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Michael Wacha throws
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St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Michael Wacha throws during the first inning of Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

St. Louis Cardinals' Joe Kelly stands outside his
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St. Louis Cardinals' Joe Kelly stands outside his dugout long after the national anthem before Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig and Adrian Gonzalez
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig and Adrian Gonzalez hold up signs they autographed before Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Brian Wilson warms
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Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Brian Wilson warms up before Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig puts a hat
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig puts a hat over his face before Game 6. (Oct. 18, 2013)

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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 16: Matt Carpenter
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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 16: Matt Carpenter #13 of the St. Louis Cardinals makes a catch in foul territory on a ball hit by A.J. Ellis #17 of the Los Angeles Dodgers in the second inning in Game Five of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 16, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 16: Carlos Beltran
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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 16: Carlos Beltran #3 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates in the dugout after scoring a run in the third inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Five of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 16, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Dodgers' Mark Ellis (14) tries to
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Mark Ellis (14) tries to break up a double play as he gets tangled with St. Louis Cardinals' Pete Kozma (38) and Matt Carpenter (13) during the third inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. Hanley Ramirez was out at first. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Los Angeles Dodgers' Mark Ellis (14) tries to
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Mark Ellis (14) tries to break up a double play as he gets tangled with St. Louis Cardinals' Pete Kozma (38) and Matt Carpenter (13) during the third inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. Hanley Ramirez was out at first. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Carl Crawford of the Los Angeles Dodgers is
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Carl Crawford of the Los Angeles Dodgers is unable to make a catch on a fly ball hit by Matt Holliday of the St. Louis Cardinals in the first inning in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium. (Oct. 16, 2013)

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Los Angeles Dodgers' Mark Ellis (14) tries to
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Mark Ellis (14) tries to break up a double play as he gets tangled with St. Louis Cardinals' Pete Kozma (38) and Matt Carpenter (13) during the third inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. Hanley Ramirez was out at first. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Los Angeles Dodgers' Mark Ellis (14) tries to
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Mark Ellis (14) tries to break up a double play as he gets tangled with St. Louis Cardinals' Pete Kozma (38) and Matt Carpenter (13) during the third inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. Hanley Ramirez was out at first. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Zack Greinke throws
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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Zack Greinke throws during the seventh inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Los Angeles Dodgers' Carl Crawford rounds the bases
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Carl Crawford rounds the bases after hitting a home run during the fifth inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Joe Torre watches play during the seventh inning
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Joe Torre watches play during the seventh inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Los Angeles Dodgers, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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St. Louis Cardinals' David Freese grounds out during
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St. Louis Cardinals' David Freese grounds out during the seventh inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Los Angeles Dodgers' A.J. Ellis hits a home
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Los Angeles Dodgers' A.J. Ellis hits a home run during the seventh inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Los Angeles Dodgers' A.J. Ellis hits a home
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Los Angeles Dodgers' A.J. Ellis hits a home run during the seventh inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Chris Withrow wipes
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Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Chris Withrow wipes his face as he is taken out of the game during the seventh inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Los Angeles Dodgers' A.J. Ellis rounds the bases
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Los Angeles Dodgers' A.J. Ellis rounds the bases after hitting a home run off St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Edward Mujica during the seventh inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Brian Wilson throws
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Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Brian Wilson throws during the eighth inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Los Angeles Dodgers' A.J. Ellis runs after hitting
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Los Angeles Dodgers' A.J. Ellis runs after hitting a home run during the seventh inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig celebrates after hitting
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig celebrates after hitting an RBI single during the first inning of Game 4 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals. (Oct. 15, 2013)

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Lance Lynn reacts
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St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Lance Lynn reacts after getting Los Angeles Dodgers' Skip Schumaker to ground into a double play to end the fourth inning of Game 4 of the National League baseball championship series, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Los Angeles Dodgers' A.J. Ellis watches his RBI
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Los Angeles Dodgers' A.J. Ellis watches his RBI single off Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco during the fourth inning of Game 4 of the National League baseball championship series Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Ricky Nolasco
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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Ricky Nolasco #47 of the Los Angeles Dodgers reacts after he strikes out with the bases loaded in the second inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Four of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday is congratulated in
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St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday is congratulated in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run during the fourth inning of Game 4 of the National League baseball championship series against the Los Angeles Dodgers Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark Terrill)

CHRIS WITHROW Los Angeles Dodgers Age: 25 Surgery
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CHRIS WITHROW
Los Angeles Dodgers
Age: 25
Surgery date: June 3, 2014

Actor Tom Cruise watches play during the fourth
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Actor Tom Cruise watches play during the fourth inning of Game 4 of the National League baseball championship series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Los Angeles Dodgers, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Matt Carpenter
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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Matt Carpenter #13 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a RBI double in the third inning scoring Daniel Descalso #33 against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

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Los Angeles Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez (23) reacts in
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez (23) reacts in front of St. Louis Cardinals' Daniel Descalso (33) after hitting a double during the fourth inning of Game 4 of the National League baseball championship series Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Lance Lynn
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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Lance Lynn #31 of the St. Louis Cardinals pitches in the second inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Matt Carpenter
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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Matt Carpenter #13 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a RBI double in the third inning scoring Daniel Descalso #33 against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Lance Lynn
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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Lance Lynn #31 of the St. Louis Cardinals pitches in the second inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Lance Lynn
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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Lance Lynn #31 of the St. Louis Cardinals pitches in the second inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Ricky Nolasco
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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Ricky Nolasco #47 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the second inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Four of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Lance Lynn
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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Lance Lynn #31 of the St. Louis Cardinals pitches in the second inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Matt Holliday
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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Matt Holliday #7 of the St. Louis Cardinals rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run in the third inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Daniel Descalso celebrates with Carlos Beltran of the
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Daniel Descalso celebrates with Carlos Beltran of the St. Louis Cardinals after Descalso scored in the third inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium. (Oct. 15, 2013)

Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Chris Withrow looks
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Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Chris Withrow looks down at the ball after being called for a balk during the fifth inning of Game 4 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Chris Withrow reacts
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Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Chris Withrow reacts after a balk during the fifth inning of Game 4 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Los Angeles Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez reacts after hitting
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez reacts after hitting a run-scoring double during the fourth inning of Game 3 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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