Yuck.....not a good start to the NLDS for the Pirates as they lost 9-1 to the Cards. 

Game 2 is Friday in St. Louis. 1pm start. 

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A.J. Burnett got shelled for 7 runs on 6 hits in just 2 innings of work. 

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Pedro Alvarez hit a home run so....there was that....that was cool.

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Busch Stadium in St. Louis looks prettttttyyyyyy when the sun is setting

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