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Yasiel Puig and Adrian Gonzalez laugh off Rally Squirrel and Mi…

Yasiel Puig and Adrian Gonzalez laugh off Rally Squirrel and Mickey Mouse signs at Busch Stadium

yahoo.com Updated Oct 18, 2013
Yasiel Puig and Adrian Gonzalez sign Mickey Mouse and Rally Squirrel posters made by Busch Stadium Sign Guy. pic.twitter.com/xuwC4jTQUg — Molly Knight (@molly_knight) October 18, 2013 ST. LOUIS — The Los Angeles Dodgers never will convert 99.9 percent o…
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  • NLCS: Cardinals heading to 19th World Series after 9-0 dismantl…

    NLCS: Cardinals heading to 19th World Series after 9-0 dismantling of Kershaw and Dodgers

    yahoo.com CNNSI.com Oct 18, 2013
    The St. Louis Cardinals hammered Clayton Kershaw and advanced to their 19th World Series as a franchise Friday night, beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-0 in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium. • Even if Kershaw had been o…
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  • Playful standoff opens Game 6 in St. Louis

    Playful standoff opens Game 6 in St. Louis

    MLB.com yahoo.com Oct 18, 2013
    Who would blink first when the Dodgers and Cardinals reconvened at Busch Stadium on Friday night for Game 6 of the National League Championship Series? Apparently not Scott Van Slyke or Joe Kelly.
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  • 'Go crazy' homer still fresh with Ozzie on hand

    'Go crazy' homer still fresh with Ozzie on hand

    MLB.com Oct 18, 2013
    Ozzie Smith appropriately threw out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 6 of the NLCS between the Cardinals and Dodgers on Friday at Busch Stadium. It was appropriate not only because he's one of the most iconic players in St. Louis history. It was a…
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  • Hanley joins Dodgers' Game 6 lineup at last minute

    Hanley joins Dodgers' Game 6 lineup at last minute

    MLB.com Oct 18, 2013
    Injured Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez was added to the starting lineup 30 minutes before first pitch Friday after not being in the original lineup for Game 6 of the National League Championship Series against the Cardinals.
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  • Cardinals blast Dodgers 9-0 for Game 6 win and NL pennant

    Cardinals blast Dodgers 9-0 for Game 6 win and NL pennant

    CNNSI.com yahoo.com Oct 18, 2013
    The Cards jumped out to a quick lead on the Dodgers for a blowout 9-0 Game 6 win and a berth in the World Series.
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  • Lineup breakdown: Dodgers-Cardinals, Game 6

    Lineup breakdown: Dodgers-Cardinals, Game 6

    MLB.com Oct 18, 2013
    Here is a look at Friday's starting lineups for Game 6 of the National League Championship Series between the Dodgers and the Cardinals.
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  • Hanley Ramirez not in Dodgers starting lineup for Game 6 of the…

    Hanley Ramirez not in Dodgers starting lineup for Game 6 of the NLCS

    yahoo.com Oct 18, 2013
    If the Los Angeles Dodgers are going to survive to see a Game 7 in their NLCS series against the St. Louis Cardinals, they're going to have to do it without Hanley Ramirez in the starting lineup. The L.A. lineup for Friday night's Game 6 has Nick Punto …
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  • Mulling every possible World Series matchup

    Mulling every possible World Series matchup

    CNNSI.com Oct 18, 2013
    Which team should the Red Sox, Tigers, Cardinals and Dodgers want to face in the World Series?
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  • TV schedule announced for 2013 World Series

    TV schedule announced for 2013 World Series

    yahoo.com Oct 18, 2013
    We still don't know who will be playing in this year's World Series games, but the TV schedule was announced Friday, so we at least we know when the at-home audience will get to watch them.Currently, the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox have 3-2 l…
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  • Andre Ethier wears a pastel plaid suit and bow tie en route to …

    Andre Ethier wears a pastel plaid suit and bow tie en route to St. Louis, pulls it off

    yahoo.com Oct 18, 2013
    Never let it be said that Andre Ethier does not travel in style. What you see above is how the Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder looked when the team departed for St. Louis, where it will play the Cardinals on Friday night in Game 6 of the NLCS. Plaid suit…
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  • Video - Cardinals Advance To World Series 03:02

    Cardinals Advance To World Series

    Oct 18
    Baseball Tonight Spotlight: The Cardinals tagged Clayton Kershaw for seven earned runs over four innings while Michael Wacha pitched seven strong innings to send St. Louis to the World Series with a 9-0 victory over the Dodgers.
  • Video - Beltran Advances To First World Series 01:08

    Beltran Advances To First World Series

    Oct 18
    Carlos Beltran talks to Tim Kurkjian after driving in two runs and advancing to the first World Series of his career.
  • Video - Wacha Can't Wait For World Series 01:21

    Wacha Can't Wait For World Series

    Oct 18
    National League Championship Series MVP Michael Wacha comments on his Game 6 performance, which helped send the Cardinals to the World Series.
  • Video - Cardinals Advance To World Series 02:02

    Cardinals Advance To World Series

    Oct 18
    The Cardinals tagged Clayton Kershaw for seven earned runs over four innings while Michael Wacha pitched seven strong innings to send St. Louis to the World Series with a 9-0 victory over the Dodgers.

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    Oct 18
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