Apr 05, 2012 00:40 EDT
Kyle Lohse pitched seven-plus stellar innings as World Series champions St. Louis opened their 2012 Major League Baseball campaign with a 4-1 victory that spoiled Miami's first game in their new ballpark.
Oct 29, 2011 00:57 EDT
ST LOUIS (Reuters) - The St. Louis Cardinals completed their magical comeback season by beating the Texas Rangers 6-2 in a deciding Game Seven to clinch the World Series Friday.
Oct 28, 2011 05:32 EDT
ST. LOUIS (Reuters) - The Texas Rangers are hoping to brush off their agonizing Game Six capitulation, when they were twice just one strike away from a maiden World Series crown, and return with renewed vigor for Friday's decider.
Oct 25, 2011 01:36 EDT
Texas moved to the brink of their first World Series title, with a late rally to beat St. Louis 4-2 behind a clutch double from Mike Napoli and solo homers by Adrian Beltre and Mitch Moreland.
Oct 24, 2011 02:24 EDT
ARLINGTON, Texas (Reuters) - Temperamental pitcher Derek Holland kept his emotions in check and the result put the Texas Rangers back in the hunt for their first World Series title.
Oct 24, 2011 01:45 EDT
ARLINGTON, Texas (Reuters) - Derek Holland threw a dazzling World Series gem as the Texas Rangers shut out the St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 on Sunday to level the best-of-seven championship at 2-2.
Oct 24, 2011 01:27 EDT
Derek Holland pitched 8 1/3 shutout innings and Mike Napoli blasted a three-run homer as the Texas Rangers defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 to level the 107th World Series at two games each.
Oct 23, 2011 19:39 EDT
ARLINGTON, Texas (Reuters) - St. Louis Cardinals ace Chris Carpenter will be making a critical start in Monday's World Series Game Five and said he felt great following his victory in the opener of the best-of-seven series.
Oct 20, 2011 01:51 EDT
The St. Louis Cardinals struck first in the 107th World Series, taking game one behind some superb relief pitching and a clutch pinch-hit single by Allen Craig.
Oct 20, 2011 00:51 EDT
ST. LOUIS (Reuters) - The St. Louis Cardinals took another step in their magic postseason ride by edging the Texas Rangers 3-2 in the opening game of the World Series Wednesday.
Oct 17, 2011 17:43 EDT
(Reuters) - The St. Louis Cardinals and Texas Rangers bring similar strengths to their World Series clash starting Wednesday but the two Major League Baseball (MLB) franchises come from vastly different pedigrees.
Oct 17, 2011 01:41 EDT
MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin (Reuters) - The St. Louis Cardinals advanced to the World Series on Sunday after a 12-6 victory over Milwaukee in Game Six sealed the National League Championship Series.
Oct 13, 2011 20:19 EDT
(Reuters) - Lance Berkman of the St. Louis Cardinals and Jacoby Ellsbury of the Boston Red Sox were named winners of Major League Baseball's (MLB) Comeback Player of the Year awards on Thursday.
Oct 13, 2011 14:32 EDT
St. Louis outfielder Lance Berkman and Boston's Jacoby Ellsbury were named baseball's 2011 Comeback Players of the Year on Thursday.
Oct 13, 2011 01:12 EDT
The St. Louis Cardinals scored four runs in the first inning, enough for a 4-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers in their Major League Baseball semi-final playoff series.
Oct 09, 2011 23:24 EDT
Ryan Braun blasted a two-run home run and Prince Fielder homered in a six-run fifth inning as Milwaukee rallied to beat St. Louis 9-6 in game one of the National League Championship Series.
Oct 09, 2011 22:29 EDT
(Reuters) - The Milwaukee Brewers flexed their power-hitting muscles to claim a 9-6 comeback victory over the visiting St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday in the opener of the National League Championship Series.
Oct 08, 2011 01:04 EDT
PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - The St Louis Cardinals edged the Philadelphia Phillies in a 1-0 thriller Friday to reach the National League Championship Series (NLCS) after a classic pitching duel between Chris Carpenter and Roy Halladay.
Oct 06, 2011 02:45 EDT
David Freese drove in four runs with a homer and a double as St Louis beat Philadelphia 5-3 to stay alive in the first round of the Major League Baseball playoffs.
Oct 05, 2011 21:43 EDT
David Freese drove in four runs with a homer and a double as St. Louis beat Philadelphia 5-3 to stay alive in the first round of the Major League Baseball playoffs.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Houston Astros — No. 17|
|Born: February 10, 1976 |
|Bats: Switch||Throws: Left|
|July 16, 1999 for the Houston Astros|
(through September 29, 2009)
|Career highlights and awards|