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Pete Kozma draws the ire of Cardinals fans again
yahoo.com Updated Oct 26, 2013
ST. LOUIS — Pete Kozma may not deserve to get the "goat" treatment again, but that's not going to stop angry St. Louis Cardinals fans who watched a 4-3 lead bounce off his glove Saturday night in Game 3 of the World Series.Xander Bogaerts hit …Share Tweet
Cardinals beer vendor donates tips to help family of St. Louis boy killed in fireST. LOUIS — Not everybody enjoys going to work, but Patrick Ferris is lucky. He loves coming to Busch Stadium, a place people here sometimes call "baseball heaven." Ferris schleps beer up and down the aisles of section 261, along the third-bas…Share Tweet
Matt Holliday’s seventh inning double puts Cardinals back ahead 4-2 in Game 3ST. LOUIS — Will Middlebrooks, playing his first inning of third base in the World Series, couldn't quite reach Matt Holliday's bullet double down the third-base line.And with that, the St. Louis Cardinals retook the lead in the seventh inning of Game 3…Share Tweet
Joe Kelly impressive early, with his pitches and a bare-handed grab, as Cardinals lead Game 3ST. LOUIS — Pitcher Joe Kelly is talked about in the Cardinals clubhouse as a very good athlete, a guy who can dunk a basketball from the standing position. He's only 6-foot-1 too.Kelly showed off his athleticism early in Game 3 of the World Series, whi…Share Tweet
World Series Game 3 Twitter roundupSI.com’s Strike Zone writers Cliff Corcoran and Ted Keith will be live-tweeting Game 3 of the World Series between the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals. Follow along here for all their insight and analysis:Share TweetESPN.com Oct 26, 2013Carlos Beltran of the St. Louis Cardinals is this year's recipient of the Roberto Clemente Award.Share TweetThe Cardinals won Game 3 of the World Series on an obstruction call. So how did it happen and what does that call mean?Share TweetST. LOUIS — How much do people love rookie pitcher Michael Wacha in St. Louis? Enough to go out in public looking like this.This gentleman — whose Fozzie Bear mask might haunt your dreams — was spotted at a bar and eatery near Busch Stadium on Saturday …Share Tweet
Chris Carpenter, sidelined by injury all season, is still a big part of Cardinals successST. LOUIS — Chris Carpenter seems like one of the guys. His locker is there, on the end with his St. Louis Cardinals jersey hanging in front of it, like everyone else's. He heads off to the showers after the day's workout, just like everyone else.Except…Share Tweet
Errors, mistakes mar first two games of World SeriesTo err is human, and the Red Sox and Cardinals have been all too human so far in the World Series.Share TweetCHICAGO (AP) -- A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs plan to interview former Seattle Mariners manager Eric Wedge for their opening.Share Tweet
WS WeddingOct 26Jim Caple catches up with a happy couple who got married on the same day as Game 3 of the World Series.
Baseball Tonight At The World SeriesOct 26Jon Sciambi, Jayson Stark and Jackie MacMullan preview Game 3 of the World Series and answer your Twitter questions.
Umpires Get It Right In Game 3Oct 26The "Baseball Tonight" crew explains why the umpires made the correct call to end Game 3 of the World Series.
World Series Game 4 PreviewOct 26The "Baseball Tonight" crew takes a first look at Game 4 of the World Series, which will feature a pitching matchup of Clay Buchholz vs. Lance Lynn.