St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter, left, is tagged out by Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor as he loses contact with the base after trying to stretch a single into a double in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Sunday, June 19, 2016, at Busch Stadium in St. Louis. At right is second base umpire Mark Ripperger. (Chris Lee/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter, left, is tagged out by Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor as he loses contact with the base after trying to stretch a single into a double in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Sunday, June 19, 2016, at Busch Stadium in St. Louis. At right is second base umpire Mark Ripperger. (Chris Lee/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP) Chris Lee AP
St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter, left, is tagged out by Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor as he loses contact with the base after trying to stretch a single into a double in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Sunday, June 19, 2016, at Busch Stadium in St. Louis. At right is second base umpire Mark Ripperger. (Chris Lee/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP) Chris Lee AP
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