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Are the Cardinals an underdog and does that mean anything?

The Cardinals are embracing their role in 2016 as the underdog. Will that help them outpace the favored Cubs? This past weekend the Cardinals had their annual Winter Warm Up event which coincided with the Cubs Convention in Chicago.  Both events serve as a way for players to interact with their respective fans and media, and to maybe lob a fun sound bite or two in the direction of their rival. Case in point, the Cubs continued an offseason of needling the Cardinals by having Jason Heyward and Ryan Dempster read mean tweets from Cardinals fans.  (If you're curious about Dempster's...

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