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World Series Game 4: Red Sox ride Jonny Gomes’ home run to 4-2 …

World Series Game 4: Red Sox ride Jonny Gomes’ home run to 4-2 win over Cardinals

yahoo.com nytimes.com ESPN.com Updated Oct 27, 2013
The World Series is back to even after the Boston Red Sox walked away with a 4-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 4. Jonny Gomes, who wasn't even in the Red Sox original starting lineup, replaced an injured Shane Victorino and delivered the go-a…
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  • Gibson throws first pitch as 1967 Cards team honored

    Gibson throws first pitch as 1967 Cards team honored

    MLB.com Oct 27, 2013
    With such a rich history, the Cardinals have celebrated their history day after day throughout the postseason, having a plethora of former stars and Hall of Famers to honor during their run through October. On Sunday, they fittingly saluted the 1967 Wor…
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  • Bud Selig says he’d ‘listen’ to talk about changing the DH rule

    Bud Selig says he’d ‘listen’ to talk about changing the DH rule

    yahoo.com Oct 27, 2013
    ST. LOUIS — This time of year, the World Series shifts to a National League park and the chief rule difference between the AL and NL is amplified. The designated hitter.That's especially true in a series like this year's, between the St. Louis Cardinals…
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  • Series' TV ratings rise 21 percent for Game 3

    Series' TV ratings rise 21 percent for Game 3

    CNNSI.com Oct 27, 2013
    ST. LOUIS (AP) The Cardinals' wild 5-4 win in Game 3 of the World Series received a 7.4 rating on Fox, up 21 percent from the record low set last year for San Francisco's 2-0 victory over Detroit.
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  • John Farrell — obstruction rule ‘needs to have some area in the…

    John Farrell — obstruction rule ‘needs to have some area in there for intent’

    yahoo.com CNNSI.com Oct 27, 2013
    ST. LOUIS — John Farrell has a really bad idea he'd like you all to hear about. Farrell, the skipper of the Boston Red Sox, wants to add the component of intent to obstruction rule No. 7.06, forever made famous in the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 victory in …
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  • @SI_MLB: Follow along for live GAme 4 tweets

    @SI_MLB: Follow along for live GAme 4 tweets

    CNNSI.com Oct 27, 2013
    SI.com’s Strike Zone writers Cliff Corcoran and Jay Jaffe will be live-tweeting Game 4 of the World Series between the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals. Follow along here for all their insight and analysis:
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  • Sore Craig tallies fourth World Series hit in pinch

    Sore Craig tallies fourth World Series hit in pinch

    MLB.com Oct 27, 2013
    The Cardinals' concerns that Allen Craig's trip around the bases in Game 3 could limit his availability for the rest of the World Series had calmed by Sunday, after an X-ray on Craig's left foot came back negative.
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  • World Series Game 4 lineup notes: Ross in for Red Sox, Descalso…

    World Series Game 4 lineup notes: Ross in for Red Sox, Descalso in for Cardinals, Craig OK

    ST. LOUIS — There aren't too many big lineup changes as we head into Sunday's Game 4 of the World Series. Each team subbed one starter, but they're both guys who have been routinely splitting time.Catcher David Ross gets the start for the Red Sox instea…
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  • Keeping Score: Molina Dashes Ambitions of Boston’s Base Stealer…

    Keeping Score: Molina Dashes Ambitions of Boston’s Base Stealers

    nytimes.com Oct 27, 2013
    The Red Sox, who were among the stolen-base leaders in the regular season, have not tested the well-respected arm of Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina.
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  • Confused Adam Wainwright thought he ‘just witnessed the worst c…

    Confused Adam Wainwright thought he ‘just witnessed the worst call in the history of the game’

    yahoo.com Oct 27, 2013
    ST. LOUIS — Much like anybody who watched Game 3 of the World Series on Saturday night, it took Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright a little while to figure out what happened in those wild final moments.Sunday afternoon, in amusing fashion, Wainwright rec…
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  • Game 4 preview: Buchholz on the hill for BoSox

    Game 4 preview: Buchholz on the hill for BoSox

    CNNSI.com Oct 27, 2013
    Red Sox at Cardinals Start time: 8:07 p.m. ET TV: FOX Series: Cardinals 2-1 Starting pitchers: Clay Buchholz (0-0, 5.40 ERA) vs. Lance Lynn (2-1, 5.40 ERA)
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  • Video - Baseball Tonight At The World Series 15:10

    Baseball Tonight At The World Series

    Oct 27
    Adnan Virk, Jerry Crasnick and Gordon Edes recap a wild finish to Game 3, preview Game 4 and answer Twitter questions.
  • Video - Best Fans In Baseball 01:54

    Best Fans In Baseball

    Oct 27
    Jim Caple looks to find out what makes Cardinals fans the best in baseball.
  • Video - Gomes' Blast Lifts Red Sox In Game 4 03:15

    Gomes' Blast Lifts Red Sox In Game 4

    Oct 27
    Baseball Tonight Spotlight: Jonny Gomes hit a three-run home run to lift the Red Sox to a 4-2 win against the Cardinals in Game 4 of the World Series.
  • Video - Gomes' Blast Lifts Red Sox In Game 4 02:54

    Gomes' Blast Lifts Red Sox In Game 4

    Oct 27
    Jonny Gomes hit a three-run home run to lift the Red Sox to a 4-2 win against the Cardinals in Game 4 of the World Series.

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    Oct 27
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    Oct 27
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    Oct 27
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