St. Louis Cardinals
Chris Carpenter tossed a three-hitter to outpitch old pal Roy Halladay in a duel for the ages and the St. Louis Cardinals edged the Philadelphia Phillies 1-0 Friday night in the deciding Game 5 of their NL playoff series.
While we all wish that Game 5 was tonight, we have a day to breakdown and analyze Game 5 between the Phils & St. Louis.
Twice in the last two Phillies’ playoff games, a squirrel has run onto the field at Busch Stadium in St. Louis.
Pinch-hitter Ben Francisco and closer Ryan Madson made manager Charlie Manuel’s moves look smart, and the Philadelphia Phillies held off the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Tuesday for a 2-1 lead in their NL playoff series.
KYW’s Matt Leon speaks with Jim McCormick, who covers the Phillies for PhillySportsDaily.com, about the matchup and what could happen in the rest of the series.
This evening is game three of the NLDS, with the Phillies and Cardinals all tied up at one game each, and some die-hard fans are flying out to St. Louis this morning to cheer on their Phils.
The Phillies’ bats went silent after the first two innings of Sunday’s loss to the Cardinals and shortstop Jimmy Rollins believes the fans did the same thing.
It was an extra-cup-of-coffee kind of morning for Phillies fans after the late-night disappointment of the game-two loss to St. Louis.
Phillies fans are still experiencing playoff fever this morning.
Amidst one of the greatest days in recent baseball history, dubbed Wild Card Wednesday, the 2011 regular season ended with an eruption featuring two extra inning games, one walk off home run and a complete game shutout. With weeks of uncertainty, the 2011 MLB playoffs are set.
Chris talks to Weird Al Yankovic about his Comedy Central Special, Steve Cordasco about Herman Cain’s Chilean Model of Social Security and CBS 3′s Beasley Reece about the Phillies playoff series against the Cardinals.
A look at the best-of-five National League division series between the St. Louis Cardinals and Philadelphia Phillies:
The Phillies and their fans are getting ready for Saturday’s 5:07 p.m. opener of the National League Division Series against St. Louis.
No team enters this postseason under more pressure than the Philadelphia Phillies. Expectations are so high in the City of Brotherly Love that anything less than a World Series title will be considered a failure by fans, players and management.
Kyle Lohse outpitched Roy Halladay, and the St. Louis Cardinals held off the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Monday night to keep up the pressure on Atlanta in the NL wild-card chase.