National League Championship Series Game 5 in St. Louis

Zito, Giants Beat Cards, Close NLCS Deficit to 3-2

The Giants’ win in Game 5 sent the series to San Francisco. Game 6 will begin Sunday in the twilight at AT&T Park, with Ryan Vogelsong pitching against the Cardinals’ Chris Carpenter.

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NLCS Carlos Beltran, Getty/Ezra Shaw

NLCS Game 5 Preview

Hobbled Cardinals outfielder Carlos Beltran says he wants to be in the lineup for possible series clincher.



Why The Cardinals May Need To Clinch The NLCS In Game 5

The St. Louis Cardinals currently hold a 3-1 advantage in the NLCS. However, they probably want to clinch the series now rather than letting the San Francisco Giants go back home with more favorable pitching matchups.


Stan Musial NLCS, Getty/Kevin C. Cox

Stan Musial Appears At Game 4

Cardinals legend brings crowd a thrill at age 91.


Adam Wainwright, UPI/Bill Greenblatt

NLCS: Wainwright Sizzles, Cards Go Up 3-1

Good pitching, good hitting propel St. Louis past San Francisco 8-3.



A Preview Of The Cardinals Versus Giants NLCS Game 4 Matchup

Former aces Adam Wainwright and Tim Linecum take the mound in Game 4 of the NLCS. Both pitchers have had down years. Which pitcher finds his old form may determine the winner of this crucial game in the series.


Carlos Beltran, UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Beltran Leaves with Strained knee, is Day to Day

The prospect of losing Beltran for even a game or two is troubling for St. Louis given his postseason pedigree.

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Carpenter Subs for Beltran, Boosts Birds to 3-1 Win

Matt Carpenter hit a two-run homer after subbing for an injured Carlos Beltran and the St. Louis Cardinals chased Matt Cain before a 3½ hour rain delay.

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Holliday Slide Controversy Turns Out To Be Sound And Fury, Signifying Nothing

In the end the Matt Holliday slide has turned into a non-issue for both teams, as now even Scutaro has gotten over the play.


NLCS Game 2, Getty/Ezra Shaw

Scutaro’s Ready To Go

Giants infielder injured by Cardinal Matt Holliday’s hard slide in Game 2 of the NLCS may play Wednesday in Game 3.




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