Pujos celebrates his homer to win game 5(Ron Heflin/AP)
The Astros were up 3-1 in the series on the Cardinals with 2 outs in the bottom of the 9th in Game 5 and Brad Lidge, closer extraordinaire, on the bump
The State of Texas is about to land it's first team in the World Series.
Then David Eckstein singles and Jim Edmonds walked.
"No problem," I thought, "The Astros will just walk Pujols to get Reggie Sanders."
AND THEN THEY DECIDE TO PITCH TO PUJOLS!