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Red Sox win 3rd WS title in decade, beat Cards 6-1

October 31, 2013 in Uncategorized

BOSTON (AP) — More than an hour after the final out, players lingered on the field and fans stood by their seats, cheering, singing and applauding.

A celebration nearly a century in the making was unfolding at the old ballpark, a long-awaited mo…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Red Sox win World Series, beat Cards 6-1 in Game 6

October 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

By JOHN PERROTTO
The Sports Xchange
BOSTON — The feel of a coronation was in the chilly air at Fenway Park long before the game started.

It seemed only a formality for the Boston Red Sox to wrap up the World Series in Game 6 on Wednesday night…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Cardinals pin hopes on rookie Wacha

October 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Brett Wolf
Reuters
ST. LOUIS — After Monday’s Game Five loss to Boston left St. Louis on the brink of defeat in the World Series, the Cardinals are pinning their hopes on outstanding rookie starter Michael Wacha.
In his postseason debut Wac…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Red Sox take series lead 3-2

October 29, 2013 in Uncategorized

ST. LOUIS — David Ross has no illusions about his hitting ability.
“There’s a reason I’m hitting sixth, seventh or eighth in the order,” the Boston Red Sox’s backup catcher said. “It’s because I’m not very good at hitting.”
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Cards Matheny takes life’s lessons into manager role

October 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Julian Linden
Reuters
BOSTON — As a former catcher, Mike Matheny knows that Major League Baseball, like life, throws up the odd curveball.
It is a lesson he has learnt the hard way and one that he applies to his new role as manager of the St….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Cards Matheny takes life’s lessons into manager role

October 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Julian Linden
Reuters
BOSTON — As a former catcher, Mike Matheny knows that Major League Baseball, like life, throws up the odd curveball.
It is a lesson he has learnt the hard way and one that he applies to his new role as manager of the St….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Cardinals tie series with Red Sox after 3-run 7th

October 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BOSTON One night after the St. Louis Cardinals stumbled on defense, the Boston Red Sox reciprocated, leaving the World Series tied at one game apiece. Continue Reading

Boston crushes St. Louis in Game 1

October 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BOSTON The World Series got off to as poor a start as possible for the St. Louis Cardinals.
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‘Cardinal Way’ shines again in postseason

October 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Major League Baseball is driven by money. Truckloads of it. Continue Reading

MLB: Giants found similar formula to win again

October 29, 2012 in West Central Tribune

The Giants’ championship formula is a familiar one, just with new faces all over the diamond two years later: stellar starting pitching backed by a shut-down bullpen, a late-season surge and a manager making all the right moves. Continue Reading