There was a ton of action going on in sports on Thursday. First, the MLB playoffs got off to a rocky start with two blowouts. The St. Louis Cardinals routed the Pittsburgh Pirates 9-1 and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Atlanta Braves 6-1 behind strong pitching performances from starting aces Adam Wainwright and Clayton Kershaw respectively. In the NFL, the Cleveland Browns extended their winning streak to three games behind a solid performance from quarterback Brandon Weeden and a fantastic 79-yard punt return touchdown from Travis Benjamin. These are The Shoes That Won Last Night.
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