Cardinals-Red Sox, once again in October. Fully rested, they’ll open Wednesday night at Fenway Park.
Well past midnight at Busch Stadium, Carlos Beltran singled into the right-field corner with one out against Kenley Jansen to finish a game that took 4 hours, 47 minutes.
Madison Bumgarner allowed two homers and got knocked out early for the second time this postseason and the San Francisco Giants once again got off to a bad start to a series at home, losing Game 1 of the NL championship series 6-4 to the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night.
Matt Cain pitched into the eighth inning to outduel Cole Hamels and lead the San Francisco Giants to a 2-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night.
Baseball insider Seth Everett and KYW’s Matt Leon discuss the Phils loss to the Padres on Monday and preview the three game series with San Francisco. They also talk about the approaching trade deadline.