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 refused …
In one of the greatest thrillers in baseball history, the St. Louis Cardinals twice rallied against the Texas Rangers Thursday night when they were down to their last strike of the season to send the World Series to a pivotal Game 7 for the first …
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 …
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 series in …
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, …
The 2011 World Series may not present the sexiest matchup to the casual fan. But that doesn't make the series between the St. Louis Cardinals and Texas Rangers any less interesting. Wednesday night's narrow Cardinals' 3-2 victory was …
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 inning, …
The St. Louis Cardinals and Texas Rangers bring similar strengths to their World Series clash starting Wednesday but the two Major League Baseball (MLB) franchises come from vastly different pedigrees. The representatives of the National …
While most fans remember the two series in 2004 and 2006, many don’t realize the Cardinals have faced each team in a World Series three times. In 1934, the Cardinals’ Gashouse Gang defeated the Tigers in seven games. During that …
ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Cardinals are about to get their cleanup batter back, just in time for the World Series. Allen Craig, who has not played since Sept. 4 because of a foot injury, took batting practice Sunday and said he expects to …