The Cardinals' bullpen didn't start out as a linchpin of their success, but in October, that's exactly what it is.
Shaun Marcum, after a solid regular season, struggled again in these playoffs, leaving the Brewers to wonder what to do with him the rest of the way.
Long mocked for his shortcomings, Yuniesky Betancourt hammered a homer to make the point he's still quite capable, thank you.
The Brewers decided to face Paul Goldschmidt with the bases loaded, and the rookie made them pay in a big way.
Ryan Braun shrugs off the questions about postseason pressure and just keeps swinging away, and his bat has the Brewers one game from advancing to the NLCS.