Allen Craig

Umpire Jim Joyce explains why he called interference on Boston Red Sox Will Middlebrooks that allowed St. Louis Cardinals Allen Craig to score the winning run in Game 3 of the World Series  at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on October 26, 2013. Middlebrooks kicked both legs up to try to prevent Craig from coming home on a hit by Jon Jay. St. Louis won the game 5-4. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Umpire: “I Made Call Immediately & Instinctually”

Jim Joyce met the media after World Series Game 3’s crazy ending


ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 26: Manager John Farrell #53 and Jarrod Saltalamacchia #39 of the Boston Red Sox argue an obstruction call with Home Plate Umpire Dana DeMuth #32 in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Three of the 2013 World Series at Busch Stadium on October 26, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 3

The Cardinals won game 3 on a controversial call. Here are five things you missed.


ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 26:  Allen Craig #21 of the St. Louis Cardinals gets tripped up as Will Middlebrooks #16 of the Boston Red Sox falls during the ninth inning of Game Three of the 2013 World Series at Busch Stadium on October 26, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Obstruction Call Gives Cards Win in WS Game 3

Third baseman Will Middlebrooks tripped Allen Craig for a game-ending obstruction call, giving the St. Louis Cardinals a bizarre 5-4 win.


Carlos Beltran #3 of the St. Louis Cardinals answers questions during 2013 World Series Media Day at Fenway Park on October 22, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Red Sox host the Cardinals in Game 1 on October 23, 2013.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

World Series Notebook: Media Day

Carlos Beltran, others get first experience with pack of reporters from around the globe


St. Louis Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak (L) and Bill DeWitt, Jr. managing partner and chairman of the St. Louis Cardinals talk in the dugout prior to a game against the Chicago Cubs.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Mozeliak Talks World Series

Red Sox hitters? Shelby Miller? Allen Craig? Cards GM answers pressing questions


Rawlings Sporting Goods Company has released the baseball  that will be used for the 2013 World Series.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Young Arms Key To Cards Success

Sidenote- 1B Allen Craig says he’s ready to rejoin team for World Series


ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 18: Jason Motte #30 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates after the Cardinals defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-0 in Game Six of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 18, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Cardinals Blast Dodgers En Route To Fourth World Series In Ten Years

The St. Louis Cardinals truly have established themselves as the model National League franchise, with their fourth league pennant since 2004, and they’ll shoot for their third World Series title in that time frame next week.


Allen Craig, UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Cards Rule Out Allen Craig For NLDS

First baseman has left foot sprain.


Allen Craig, UPI/Bill Greenblatt

No Broken Bones For Allen Craig

Cardinals relieved first baseman only has foot sprain. No timetable given for his return.


(Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Joe Kelly Stops Redbird Skid

Cardinals win 7-2, regain tie atop NL Central with Pirates.