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Ex-Cub Theriot returns to Wrigley with Cardinals

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St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Ryan Theriot drops a fly in left field off the bat of Atlanta Braves' Alex Gonzalez for an error during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Sunday May 1, 2011, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 6-5. (AP Photo/John Amis) By John Amis St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Ryan Theriot drops a fly in left field off the bat of Atlanta Braves' Alex Gonzalez for an error during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Sunday May 1, 2011, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 6-5. (AP Photo/John Amis) By John Amis

CHICAGO (AP) -- Ryan Theriot, the starting shortstop on two division winners with the Chicago Cubs, has returned to Wrigley Field with the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday and stands by earlier comments that he was now on the "right side" of the rivalry.  

Theriot made those comments initially in December after being traded to the Cardinals from the Dodgers, who had acquired him from the Cubs last season at the trading deadline. 

When he led off the game Tuesday night, Theriot was greeted with a loud chorus of boos, although there were some cheers, as well.  

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