Cardinals Visit the White House

The St. Louis Cardinals visited the White House to celebrate their 2011 World Series win.

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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. President Barack Obama (C) holds up a uniform given to him by the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals while posing for photographs with the team and first lady Michelle Obama at the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama (L) delivers remarks during an event celebrating the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals with President Barack Obama in the East Room of the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama (R) looks on as President Barack Obama delivers remarks during an event celebrating the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals in the East Room of the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. President Barack Obama greets guests during an event celebrating the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals in the East Room of the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama (L) and President Barack Obama applaud during an event celebrating the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals in the East Room of the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. President Barack Obama greets guests during an event celebrating the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals in the East Room of the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. President Barack Obama (2nd R) and first lady Michelle Obama (R) welcome the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals to the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama (L) delivers remarks during an event celebrating the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals with President Barack Obama in the East Room of the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama (R) looks on as President Barack Obama delivers remarks during an event celebrating the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals in the East Room of the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. President Barack Obama welcomes the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals to the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: St. Louis Cardinals owner William DeWitt (L) hands a baseball bat to first lady Michelle Obama as U.S. President Barack Obama looks on during an event celebrating the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions in the East Room of the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama (L) delivers remarks during an event celebrating the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals with President Barack Obama in the East Room of the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. President Barack Obama (2nd R) and first lady Michelle Obama (R) welcome the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals to the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. President Barack Obama (C) holds up a uniform given to him by the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals while posing for photographs with the team and first lady Michelle Obama at the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama (L) and President Barack Obama applaud during an event celebrating the 2011 Major League Baseball World Series champions St. Louis Cardinals in the East Room of the White House January 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. Noticably absent from the congratulatory event are the team's former 1st baseman Albert Pujols and former manager Tony La Russa. The Cardinal's visit to Washington will include a stop at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to visit with patients and their families. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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