The San Francisco Giants could win a third World Series in five seasons by beating the Kansas City Royals. But it won’t make them a dynasty.
St. Louis will open postseason play on Friday at Los Angeles
Ramon Santiago’s blast helped reduce Cardinals’ NL Central magic number to 1.
Former Cardinals general manager to continue in Cincinnati through at least 2016
Pittsburgh wins series opener in Cincinnati, 3-1.
5) Who will bounce back in the NFC? With the Rams (1-2), Seahawks (2-1) and Cardinals (3-0) all getting bye weeks in the NFC West, it’s a good time for the division to pay attention to the 49ers (1-2), who have disappointed thus far.
Cincinnati takes final meeting of year, 7-2
St. Louis reduces magic number in NL Central to 6. It later fell to 5 with Pittsburgh’s loss to Milwaukee.
Quality start by John Lackey & 2 HRs in 1st inning were enough on Friday night
Lance Lynn was good, but Johnny Cueto fared just a bit better.