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Cardinals hoping to have Allen Craig back for World Series

Cardinals hoping to have Allen Craig back for World Series

yahoo.com CNNSI.com Updated Oct 19, 2013
The St. Louis Cardinals have until Wednesday to sort out their World Series roster, but there’s early optimism that All-Star first baseman Allen Craig will be available in a limited role, most likely as a designated hitter in Boston or Detroit and pinch…
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  • Waino just bueno having Saturday free to garden after Cardinals…

    Waino just bueno having Saturday free to garden after Cardinals clinch trip to World Series

    yahoo.com Oct 19, 2013
    ST. LOUIS — The biggest secondary benefit to the St. Louis Cardinals beating the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series came Saturday, when they didn't have to play Game 7. If necessary, ace right-hander Adam Wainwright…
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  • Joe Kelly-Scott Van Slyke anthem standoff happened spontaneousl…

    Joe Kelly-Scott Van Slyke anthem standoff happened spontaneously

    yahoo.com Oct 19, 2013
    ST. LOUIS — Staring at each other across the way while standing in front of their team's respective dugout, Joe Kelly of the St. Louis Cardinals and Scott Van Slyke of the Los Angeles Dodgers came to an understanding. In the moments before the first pit…
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  • House of Cards: St. Louis celebrates at home

    House of Cards: St. Louis celebrates at home

    MLB.com Oct 19, 2013
    After St. Louis defeated the Dodgers in Game 6 of the NLCS, the party was on inside the home clubhouse. Players screamed. Champagne corks popped. Beer poured. Music blared. It's a common scene in October and one that is becoming a habit for the Cardinal…
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  • Wacha, Cardinals blast Dodgers 9-0 for Game 6 win and NL pennan…

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

    CNNSI.com Oct 19, 2013
    Behind Michael Wacha's gem, the Cards trounced the Dodgers 9-0 in Game 6 for a World Series berth.
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  • Wacha! Wacha! No joke, rookie named NLCS MVP

    Wacha! Wacha! No joke, rookie named NLCS MVP

    MLB.com Oct 19, 2013
    Cardinals rookie right-hander Michael Wacha put together arguably the greatest National League Championship Series ever by a rookie pitcher, and he was named the NLCS Most Valuable Player Award winner after leading the Cards to the World Series with yet…
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  • Cards have history aplenty with Red Sox, Tigers

    Cards have history aplenty with Red Sox, Tigers

    MLB.com Oct 19, 2013
    Now that they've wrapped up their 19th National League pennant, the St. Louis Cardinals can start preparing for the 109th World Series. Meanwhile, the Red Sox and Tigers continue to fight in the American League Championship Series for the right to take …
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  • Cards rock Kershaw to reach World Series

    Cards rock Kershaw to reach World Series

    ESPN.com Oct 19, 2013
    Carlos Beltran and the Cardinals stunned Clayton Kershaw with a four-run third inning, and St. Louis advanced to its second World Series in three seasons by roughing up the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-0 in Game 6 of the NL Championship Series on Friday night.
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  • Video - World Series Preview 01:28

    World Series Preview

    Oct 19
    Baseball Tonight looks ahead to the Fall Classic between the Cardinals and the Red Sox.

Sports Columnists

  • Clayton: Bum Phillips a character who will be missed

    Oct 19
    Longtime Oilers coach Bum Phillips, who died Friday at age 90, was one of the game's great characters, John Clayton writes.