Cardinal and Cubs fans set to face-off in playoff series

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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis baseball fans have mixed emotions over facing their rival in the playoffs.  Some Cardinals fans say they can’t wait for the National League Division Series to get underway Friday.  Then there are Cardinals fans who fear losing the series.

“Bottom line…we don’t want to lose to the Cubs,” said one Cardinals fan watching Wednesday night’s game at Ballpark Village. “We can’t lose to the Cubs.”

The crowd included some tables were Cardinals fans and Cubs fans were sitting side by side.  Downtown businesses welcome the Cubs to town.  They are banking over Cubs fans willing to come to St. Louis in an attempt to buy playoff tickets on the resale market.   Win or lose, Cardinals fans say this weekend will definitely be electric in St. Louis.