The position players go through their pre-game stretch under the watchful eye of Bench Coach Joe Pettini.
Former Met Braden Looper is in demand with the New York media.
The skipper works the crowd.
Hitting coach Hal McRae takes it all in prior to batting practice.
Preston Wilson is no longer the newest Cardinal.
Jim Edmonds says he is ready to go. I want to believe him.
Aaron Miles was originally in the starting line-up Wednesday.
Coaches Jose Oquendo and Joe Pettini hit dozens of fungoes every day. La Russa looks on.
Yadier Molina enjoys someone's comment during his pre-game routine.
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