Originally published: October 28, 2011 11:27 PM Updated: October 29, 2011 2:05 AM By DAVID LENNON david.lennon@newsday.com ST. LOUIS -- The transformation from walking dead to world champions took a total of 24 …
ST. LOUIS -- Pushed to the brink, the St. Louis Cardinals saved themselves. A frantic rush to reach the postseason on the final day. A nifty pair of comebacks in the playoffs. Two desperate rallies in Game 6. Turns out these Cardinals
Only, this meeting won’t be anything like nine years ago. Back then, the Cardinals were playing in the World Series for the first time in 17 years, hoping to win their first championship since 1982. But they were merely props in the best …
The 100th World Series in 2004 featured the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals, the Red Sox defeating the Cardinals four games to none. Nine years later, the two teams meet again. Going into Game 6 in the best-of-seven …
It was a World Series for the ages. Much of the rhetoric around it has been the Rangers' failures. Make no mistake about it—the Cardinals won this series, the Rangers did not lose it. The Cardinals were so resilient. They just simply …
ST. LOUIS -- Carlos Beltran, Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals are going to the World Series -- not even Clayton Kershaw could stop them this year. Beltran and the Cardinals stunned the Dodgers' ace with a four-run third …
MIKE FITZPATRICK, AP Sports Writer– A position-by-position look at the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox going into the World Series, starting Wednesday night at Fenway Park: Cardinals: Matt Adams. Though he looks like a …
Final, Cardinals 6-2: The St. Louis Cardinals are your 2011 World Series champions. Honestly, who could have seen …
ST. LOUIS — Carlos Beltran is finally done wondering if he ever will get to play in the World Series. By the time the fifth inning concluded Friday night at Busch Stadium, it was abundantly clear the Cardinals would be National League …
Season record: 97-65, National League Central champions. How they got here: Beat Pittsburgh Pirates in five games in division series; beat Dodgers in six games in Championship Series. Last World Series: Beat Texas Rangers in seven …