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Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker laughs as he watches batting practice before a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Monday, Oct. 1, 2012, in St. Louis. Baker is back with his team after missing 11 games because of a mini-stroke, and will manage the team during the final series of the regular season. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)