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For the first time in 22 seasons, the Pirates are playoff bound. Not long after finishing off a stirring 2-1 win over the Cubs at Wrigley Field, Pittsburgh watched the Cardinals hold off the Nationals, 4-3, at Busch Stadium, setting off celebrations for…Upvote Share Tweet
Rams go easy in return to practiceESPN.com Sep 23, 2013EARTH CITY, Mo. -- The Rams got back to work late Monday afternoon with their first practice in a short week leading up to Thursday night's game against San Francisco. Little more than 24 hours after playing Dallas, the Rams took it a bit easy on Monday…Upvote Share Tweet
Ten reasons Cardinals are returning to postseasonUnexpected emergences, record-setting seasons and an expectation for excellence in many ways defined the Cardinals' 2013 season. Here is a look at 10 things, in no particular order, that went right as the Cardinals clinched their third straight postseas…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Sep 23, 2013EARTH CITY, Mo. -- The good news for the St. Louis Rams is that they have only four days to wipe away what happened Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys. The bad news for the Rams is that they have only four days to wipe away what happened Sunday against t…Upvote Share Tweet
The Achilles' heels for each postseason contenderCNNSI.com Sep 23, 2013Eleven teams still have a realistic shot at a championship but each has a significant cause for concern.Upvote Share Tweet
Davey welcomes chance to best CardinalsAfter losing to the Cardinals in the 2012 National League Division Series and getting swept by them in a three-game series in April, manager Davey Johnson was looking forward to playing the Cardinals at Busch Stadium this week in a three-game series.Upvote Share TweetA review of four hot issues from the St. Louis Rams’ 31-7 loss to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. Falling behind: Getting off to a slow start has been an ongoing problem for the Rams in the first two weeks, but they raised (lowered?) the bar on themselves…Upvote Share Tweet
The Week Ahead: Dramatic finish straight aheadFive teams -- the Dodgers, Red Sox, A's, Braves and Cardinals -- have locked up postseason berth, but there are still five slots, including two division titles, to be won over the final seven days of the regular season. That means for five teams, it's a…Upvote Share TweetARLINGTON, Tex. -- The St. Louis Rams provided almost no silver linings in their 31-7 loss to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday, but that didn't mean the day was a total waste for them. As part of this week's Thursday night game, the Rams have a short week t…Upvote Share Tweet
Rams are DeMarcus-ed, DeMarco-ed, demoralizedstltoday.com Sep 23, 2013Flustered Fisher and his overmatched players unable to explain the 31-7 beatdown by DeMarcus Ware, DeMarco Murray and the Cowboys.Upvote Share TweetThe Cardinals officially clinched their spot in the postseason about four hours before taking the field in Milwaukee for their final regular-season road game. Washington's afternoon loss to the Marlins ensured the Cardinals of no worse than the second W…Upvote Share Tweet
Cardinals Hold Off NationalsSep 23Carlos Beltran's home run lifted the Cardinals past the Nationals 4-3.
GameDay: Rams vs. Cowboys highlightsSep 23Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo throws for over 200 yards and three touchdowns to help the Cowboys defeat the St. Louis Rams 31-7 on Sunday.
Sacramento Kings' DeMarcus Cousins close to extension, sources saySep 23Sacramento Kings big man DeMarcus Cousins is on course to see his contract extended before the Oct. 31 extension deadline for 2010 first-round picks, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.
Strange Days Are Ruling the Season’s StartSep 23The Giants are 0-3, the Jets are 2-1 and the Saints’ defense is shining. Who knew? (Evan Pike/CSM/Landov :: Rich Kane/Icon SMI :: Stacy Revere/Getty Images) “You never pick up where you left off from one year to the next,’’ Bill Parcells used to say. (M…