Cincinnati Reds shortstop Alex Gonzalez, (L) reaches to put a tag on St. Louis Cardinals Skip Schumaker as Schumaker slides into second base during the fifth inning at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on June 2, 2009. The play was ruled dead after a ball hit by Colby Rasmus was ruled foul. Schumaker returned to first base as St. Louis defeated Cincinnati 5-2. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)
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