Both of the Red Sox two recent World Series appearances followed a seven-game ALCS. In 2004, after vanquishing the Yankees in game seven at Yankee Stadium, they played the St. Louis Cardinals and swept them for their first World Series in two …
Forbes · 10/20/2013
“His English is good,” said Chunichi Dragons infielder Hector Luna, Taguchi’s teammate for three years with the Cardinals. “We played together in the World Series. He’s a good guy.”
Japan Times · 17 hours ago
Just a year after finishing in the basement of the American League East and losing 93 games, the Red Sox are going to the World Series. Awaiting the Red Sox, the best team in the American League in the regular season and postseason, will be the best …
Fullcount WEEI · 10/23/2013
Republished with permission from PunditTracker. With two storied franchises making the 2013 Fall Classic, let’s take a look at which of the 63 experts we tracked this year (from ESPN, Sports Illustrated, CBS, Yahoo, and Fox) pegged the series correctly.
Dead Spin · 10/21/2013
ST. LOUIS — St. Louis Cardinals fans still basking in the glow of the World Series will get a chance to see the championship trophy up close. U.S. Cellular is hosting a tour of the World Series trophy, with 53 stops starting Saturday and concluding April 7.
The Southern · 1/6/2012
This World Series has a lot to live up to, considering the three previous Fall Classic meetings between the Red Sox and Cardinals. Those featured a Mad Dash, the death of the Impossible Dream and the end of the Curse of the Bambino, among other thrills.
New York Daily News · ByAnthony Mccarron · 10/23/2013
Want to follow the World Series but have questions you were too afraid to ask? This quick guide will tell you all you really need to know about the Boston Red Sox and St Louis Cardinals 2013 World Series Storyline: How will St Louis Cardinals outfielder ... · 10/24/2013
The Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals face off this Wednesday in the 109th World Series and boast a fascinating counter to the game's changing racial landscape. Both Boston and St. Louis enter the Fall Classic with 25-man rosters that are 68% …
Neon Tommy · 10/21/2013
Why should the World Series be any different? Globe staff: Three out of four pick the Sox. From Dan Shaughnessy, who picks the Cardinals in seven: “No rings for John Henry. He’ll have to settle for Pulitzer Prizes.” Michael Silverman, Boston Herald ...
Boston · ByEric Wilbur · 10/23/2013
St. Louis – At first it seemed that the Boston Red Sox had nailed two St. Louis Cardinals base runners at the plate in the bottom of the ninth and Game 3 of the 2013 World Series was headed to extra innings. However, umpires ruled that Red Sox third ...
TV by the Numbers · ByRobert Seidman · 10/27/2013