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A photographic look at Game 2 in the Cardinals-Nationals and Yankees-Orioles division series on Monday

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A fan cheers during the first inning of Game 2 of the National League division baseball series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Washington Nationals, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis.

Charlie Riedel/AP

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St. Louis Cardinals' Allen Craig, right, gets a hug from teammate Jon Jay after hitting a solo home run during the third inning in Game 2 of baseball's National League division series against the Washington Nationals, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis.

Tom Gannam/AP

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St. Louis Cardinals' Daniel Descalso is greeted back in the dugout after hitting a homerun against the Washington Nationals in the fourth inning of Game 2 in their MLB NLDS playoff baseball series in St. Louis, Missouri October 8, 2012.

SARAH CONARD/REUTERS

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Washington Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth chases after an RBI double hit by St. Louis Cardinals' David Freese during the second inning of Game 2 of the National League division baseball series, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis. Allen Craig scored on the hit.

Charlie Riedel/AP

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Washington Nationals starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann, left, talks with catcher Kurt Suzuki as they walk off the field at the end of the second inning in Game 2 of baseball's National League division series against the St. Louis Cardinals, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis.

Jeff Roberson/AP

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Washington Nationals' Ian Desmond, right, scores on a single by Jordan Zimmermann as St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, left, looks for the throw during the second inning in Game 2 of baseball's National League division series, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis.

Jeff Roberson/AP

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Washington Nationals' Ian Desmond scores behind St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina on a single by Jordan Zimmermann during the second inning of Game 2 of the National League division baseball series, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis. The Cardinals won 12-4.

Chris Lee/AP

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Washington Nationals' Ian Desmond, top, slides home past St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, bottom right, to score on a single by Jordan Zimmermann during the second inning of Game 2 of the National League division baseball series, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis.

Charlie Riedel/AP

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St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Daniel Descalso leaps but cannot stop a single hit by Washington Nationals' Danny Espinosa during the eighth inning in Game 2 of baseball's National League division series, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis.

Jeff Roberson/AP

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Washington Nationals second baseman Danny Espinosa throws to first for the double play hit into by St. Louis Cardinals' Daniel Descalso after forcing David Freese (23) out at second during the fifth inning of Game 2 of the National League division baseball series, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis.

Charlie Riedel/AP

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St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Beltran (3) celebrates in the dugout after hitting a solo home run during the sixth inning of Game 2 of the National League division baseball series against the Washington Nationals, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis.

Charlie Riedel/AP

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Washington Nationals relief pitcher Mike Gonzalez yells after giving up a solo home run to St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Beltran during the sixth inning in Game 2 of baseball's National League division series, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis.

Jeff Roberson/AP

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St. Louis Cardinals' centerfielder Jon Jay (19) makes a catch against the wall during his game against the Washington Nationals in the sixth inning of Game 2 in their MLB NLDS playoff baseball series in St. Louis, Missouri October 8, 2012.

SARAH CONARD/REUTERS

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Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper, right, is tagged out at third by St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Pete Kozma during the seventh inning in Game 2 of baseball's National League division series, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis.

Jeff Roberson/AP

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St. Louis Cardinals center fielder Jon Jay is congratulated by teammates as he returns to the dugout after catching a fly ball at the warning track to retire Washington Nationals' Danny Espinosa during the sixth inning of Game 2 of the National League division baseball series, Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in St. Louis. The Cardinals won 12-4.

Chris Lee/AP

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A groundskeeper cleans the visitors' on deck circle before Game 2 of the American League division baseball series between the Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in Baltimore.

Alex Brandon/AP

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New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki (C) warms up with his teammates before Game 2 of their MLB ALDS baseball series against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Maryland, October 8, 2012.

GARY CAMERON/REUTERS

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Baltimore Orioles fan Cathy Hoffman carries an Orioles flag while she watches players warm up before Game 2 of the American League division baseball series between the Orioles and the New York Yankees on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in Baltimore.

Alex Brandon/AP

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New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki hits an RBI single during the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles in Game 2 of their MLB ALDS baseball series in Baltimore, Maryland, October 8, 2012. Orioles' catcher Matt Wieters is at right.

TIM SHAFFER/REUTERS

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New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki, right, of Japan, leaps past Baltimore Orioles catcher Matt Wieters to score a run on a double by Robinson Cano in the first inning of Game 2 of the American League division baseball series on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in Baltimore.

Alex Brandon/AP

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New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki, right, of Japan, leaps past Baltimore Orioles catcher Matt Wieters to score a run on a double by Robinson Cano in the first inning of Game 2 of the American League division baseball series on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in Baltimore.

Nick Wass/AP

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New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki, right, of Japan, leaps past Baltimore Orioles catcher Matt Wieters to score a run on a double by Robinson Cano in the first inning of Game 2 of the American League division baseball series on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in Baltimore.

Patrick Semansky/AP

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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter complains to home plate umpire Angel Hernandez after being called out on strikes during the third inning of Game 2 of the MLB ALDS baseball series against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Maryland, October 8, 2012.

TIM SHAFFER/REUTERS

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Baltimore Orioles' Nate McLouth (L) avoids being hit by a pitch by New York Yankees' Andy Pettitte during the third inning of Game 2 of their MLB ALDS baseball series in Baltimore, Maryland, October 8, 2012. At right is Yankees catcher Russell Martin.

TIM SHAFFER/REUTERS

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In a photo taken with a fisheye lens, fireworks explode over right-center field before Game 2 of the American League division baseball series between the Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in Baltimore.

Patrick Semansky/AP

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New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano, left, jogs off the field after forcing out Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado, back, at second on a ground ball by Robert Andino to end the fourth inning of Game 2 of the American League division baseball series on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in Baltimore.

Alex Brandon/AP

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New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki (R) steals second base past Baltimore Orioles' J.J. Hardy during the seventh inning in Game 2 of their MLB ALDS baseball series in Baltimore, Maryland, October 8, 2012.

TIM SHAFFER/REUTERS

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Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Wei-Yin Chen, of Taiwan, acknowledges fans as he walks off the field after being relieved in the seventh inning of Game 2 of the American League division baseball series against the New York Yankees on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in Baltimore.

Alex Brandon/AP

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New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte removes his cap as he walks off the field after the sixth inning of Game 2 of the American League division baseball series against the Baltimore Orioles on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in Baltimore.

Alex Brandon/AP

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A ground ball that was hit by Baltimore Orioles' Nate McLouth bounces past New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira in the fifth inning of Game 2 of the American League division baseball series on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in Baltimore. McLouth reached first base on Texeira's error.

Nick Wass/AP

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