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The Cardinals added to their lead in the eighth when Freese doubled with one out off of Mark Lowe and scored on Molina’s double, then in the ninth, Pujols hit his third home run of the game, giving him six RBIs, off of Darren Oliver. Wilson walked two batters , Matt Holliday and Lance Berkman , in the second inning and both came in to score, aided in part by an error by David Murphy. Louis — October 27, “. The Rangers were one out away from a championship as David Freese stepped to the plate. Dotel intentionally walked Nelson Cruz , whereupon La Russa summoned Rzepczynski to face the left-handed hitting Murphy. In the bottom of the inning, Texas got two leadoff singles off of Fernando Salas before Young drove in a run with a double. Wilson tied for the league lead in starts with 34 while Derek Holland tied for second in shutouts with four tied for first in the American League , with each pitcher racking up at least 13 wins.
Wikimedia Commons has media related to World Series. Louis — October 20, “. Chicago Cubs Kansas City Royals. Wilson would later end up signing with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the offseason, in one of the deepest free-agent classes in recent MLB history, while the Rangers obtained the rights to sign Japanese star pitcher Yu Darvish to replace Wilson. With Motte not yet available La Russa thought he was warming up, but he was not yet ready , La Russa was forced to match Rzepczynski against the right-handed hitting Mike Napoli , who hit a two- run double scoring Young and Cruz. Ken Rosenthal served as field reporter for the games, while Chris Rose hosted the pregame and postgame coverage with analysts A. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Down in the count 1—2 and down to the serise strike, Freese hit Feliz’s pitch past a leaping Nelson Cruz off the wall for a triple, tying the game at seven in dramatic fashion. In the ninth, closer Jason Motte pitched an easy 1—2—3 inning to give St. Series not held in because the NL champions refused to participate, and in due to a players’ strike.
After an Albert Pujols strikeout, Berkman singled to third. Joe Buck’s call of ” In late April, after a number of blown savesthe Cardinals removed pitcher Ryan Franklin from the closer role, and released him on June Kinsler tied the game in the top of the second with a ground-rule double, scoring Craig Gentry. Coincidentally, this game was one of two major DFW vs. Views Read Edit View history. After having a 3—1 series lead against the San Francisco Giants in the NLCSthe Cardinals fell one game short of a return trip to the World Series in losing each of the final three games to end the season.
After a total of just eight runs scored in the first two games in St.
Official World Series logo. The Cardinals are world champs, in ! In the bottom of the inning, Texas got two leadoff singles off of Fernando Salas before Young drove in a run with a double.
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Lohse’s sacrifice bunt put the tying run in scoring position. Seris was the third and final World Series title for Cardinals manager Tony La Russawho announced his retirement on October 31,after 33 seasons as a major league manager. Andrus singled into center field, and moved to second on the throw home, which got by Albert Pujols for an error.
Retrieved October 24, With right-handers coming up, right-hander Scott Resilts replaced Oliver on the mound. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Usually, the Rangers would counter with a right-handed pinch-hittersuch as Craig Gentry or Yorvit Torrealba. Wikimedia Commons has media related to World Series. Albert Pujols joined Babe Ruthand Reggie Jackson as the only players in baseball history up to that time to hit three home runs in a World Series game.
Retrieved October 19, Cardinals beat Rangers in finale”. David Freese doubled in the sixth with one out, and moved to third on a wild pitch. In the fourth, Albert Pujols was hit by a pitch to lead off the inning. Locally, the two teams’ flagship stations broadcast the Series with their respective announcing crews. In the bottom of the inning, a lead-off home run by Michael Young and, two batters later, ussfa two-run home run by Nelson Cruzmade it 5—3 Cardinals.
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The Cardinals set two World Series milestones in their Game 6 win—the first team to come back from deficits in both the 9th and 10th innings, and the first team to score in the 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th innings.
Freese, who grew up a Cardinal fan in the suburbs of St. The Cardinals added to their lead in the eighth when Freese doubled with one out off of Mark Lowe and scored on Molina’s double, then in the ninth, Pujols hit his third home run of the game, giving him six RBIs, off of Darren Oliver.
Each of the other umpires had previously worked one World Series. President of Baseball Operations: Pitcher Arthur Rhodes was released and signed with the St.
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Lewis walked the bases loaded and was pulled for Alexi Ogandowho promptly walked Yadier Molina to force in a run. Jason Motte was brought in to save the game in the ninth. National League East National League Central Game 7 of 7″. Louis — October 28, “.
With Motte not yet available La Russa thought he was warming up, but he was not yet readyLa Russa was forced to match Rzepczynski against the right-handed hitting Mike Napoliwho hit a two- run double scoring Young and Cruz. Louis would return to the World Series incontinuing the pattern of Giants and Cardinals exchanging pennant victories. Third baseman ties game in ninth, wins it in 11th with walk-off HR”.