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St. Louis Cardinals' March To World Series Crown Delayed Somewhat
deadspin.com Updated Oct 16, 2013
In what is surely a mere bump on the way to the third World Series title for St. Louis in the past seven years, the Cardinals did not beat the team they were playing Wednesday.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
CNNSI.com Updated Oct 16, 2013Adrian Gonzalez is keeping the Dodgers' season alive with his sweet swing and a sudden show of emotion.Upvote Share TweetAdrian Gonzalez homered twice and Zack Greinke gave the Los Angeles Dodgers the clutch performance they needed in a 6-4 victory over the Cardinals on Wednesday that trimmed St. Louis' lead to 3-2 in the NL championship series.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Oct 16, 2013The Dodgers didn't bring back the "Rally Bear" for Wednesday's do-or-die Game 5 of the NLCS against the St. Louis Cardinals. But they did invite actor/comedian Will Ferrell to read the team's lineup before the game.Those of us watching at home…Upvote Share TweetThe fate of the Los Angeles Dodgers' 2013 season rests with Wednesday's Game 5 at Dodger Stadium. It's been an down-and-up season for the Dodgers, followed by an up-down-up-down postseason. Facing a 3-1 deficit in their National League Championship Seri…Upvote Share Tweet
Matheny, Cardinals in a familiar spot: one win from World SeriesCNNSI.com Updated Oct 16, 2013Can Mike Matheny and the Cardinals avoid another NLCS collapse? If so, it will have a big impact.Upvote Share Tweet
Road to the World Series: Oct. 16, 2013As the League Championship Series round takes us into the second half of October, one win is all that separates the Cardinals from the World Series bid they were so close to taking a year ago as they seek their 19th National League title in franchise hi…Upvote Share TweetWith fewer than two full seasons in the big leagues, Joe Kelly is still considered a young pitcher, but the Cardinals right-hander is already a veteran of sorts in the postseason. Kelly will take on the Dodgers in Game 5 of the NLCS on Wednesday at Dodg…Upvote Share TweetTrevor Rosenthal followed fellow rookies Seth Maness, 25, and Carlos Martinez, 22, in shutting out the Dodgers over the final 3 2/3 innings of the Cardinals' Game 4 win. Game 5 is Wednesday (3 p.m. CT on TBS).Upvote Share TweetOn the 25th anniversary of Kirk Gibson's iconic home run sailing into the night air at Dodger Stadium in Game 1 of the 1988 World Series, 5-foot-9 Cardinals reserve Shane Robinson came off the opposite bench to hit a homer that will take its own small p…Upvote Share Tweet
St. Louis Cardinals skip the Yasiel Puig antics and are teaching the Dodgers a lesson on the fieldnydailynews.com Updated Oct 16, 2013This isn’t quite Catholics vs. Convicts, the famously nicknamed college football rivalry between Notre Dame and Miami back in the 1980s. But for baseball teams the contrast in styles and personality between the Dodgers and Cardinals is as extreme as it …Upvote Share Tweet
Dodgers Avoid EliminationOct 16Baseball Tonight Spotlight: The Dodgers hit four home runs, including two from Adrian Gonzalez, to defeat the Cardinals 6-4 and stay alive in the NLCS.
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