St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny takes the ball from starting pitcher Jaime Garcia (54) as he is removed during the fifth inning of the Cardinals game Wednesday in Cincinnati. Jhonny Peralta, left, and Aledmys Diaz look on as Matheny lifts Garcia, who allowed five runs on 13 hits in 4 2/3 innings.
St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny takes the ball from starting pitcher Jaime Garcia (54) as he is removed during the fifth inning of the Cardinals game Wednesday in Cincinnati. Jhonny Peralta, left, and Aledmys Diaz look on as Matheny lifts Garcia, who allowed five runs on 13 hits in 4 2/3 innings. John Minchillo AP
St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny takes the ball from starting pitcher Jaime Garcia (54) as he is removed during the fifth inning of the Cardinals game Wednesday in Cincinnati. Jhonny Peralta, left, and Aledmys Diaz look on as Matheny lifts Garcia, who allowed five runs on 13 hits in 4 2/3 innings. John Minchillo AP

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