Before the delay, the Cardinals were up 3-2, but once the game restarted, the Reds took over and won the game 5-3.
“Sure, I hear it,” Franklin told reporters, “I guess they’ve got short memories, too.”
Professional baseball is a results-oriented business. Either you get the job done, or you don’t. No hard feelings.
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