Carlos Beltran and the Cardinals stunned Clayton Kershaw with a four-run third inning, rookie Michael Wacha was again magnificent on the mound 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 Friday night.
Adrian Gonzalez homered twice and Zack Greinke gave the Los Angeles Dodgers the clutch performance they needed in a 6-4 victory over the Cardinals on Wednesday that trimmed St. Louis’ lead to 3-2 in the NL championship series.
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.
Hunter Pence and the Giants are headed to the World Series after 9-0 win over Cards.
Ryan Vogelsong and the San Francisco Giants saved their season once more, pushing St. Louis to a winner-take-all Game 7 in the NL championship series.
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.
Philadelphia Phillies fans say they are having a tough time shaking off last night’s loss against the San Francisco Giants.
Phillies lacked the key hits in crucial moments.
The team beat it out of San Francisco right after they beat the Giants in game five of the N.L.C.S. The Phillies arrived from San Francisco just before the dawn of a new day, a fitting time considering the Phillies have lived to play another day.
Phillies bring the NLCS back to Philadelphia with Game 6 victory.
The Phillies misfortunes in their NLCS matchup with the Giants has fans wondering what’s gone wrong, and one former Phillie believes that part of the problem is mental.
Phillies fall into a big 3-1 hole against Giants in the NLCS
Giants go up 2-1 in NLCS.
The Phillies and Giants play game three this afternoon at 4 p.m., which means some fans will have to get creative to get out of work early enough to see first pitch.