Coming off a controversial ending in Game 3, the Boston Red Sox evened the series with a 4-2 road win over the St. Louis Cardinals.
10/28/2013 - 00:30
St. Louis dropped the first game to Boston with shoddy defense, but the teams reversed roles tonight and the Cardinals, thanks also to clutch pitching from Michael Wacha, Carlos Martinez and Trevor Rosenthal, walked away with a 4-2 victory in Game 2.
10/25/2013 - 00:14
Jon Lester led the Red Sox with 7 2/3 innings of shutout baseball, striking out eight and allowing just five hits and one walk in Boston’s 8-1 win against St. Louis. The Red Sox lead the World Series, 1-0.
10/24/2013 - 00:12
Dock Ellis is a deceased former Pirates' pitcher who passed away nearly five years ago. Todd Snider is a 46-year-old singer-songwriter from Portland, Oregon, who plays country-tinged rock-n-roll. What are these two doing in the same article on a sports web site?
10/22/2013 - 20:54
Moments after the Game 4 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals at PNC Park on Monday afternoon, the second-guessers flocked to the parking garages, the local bars and the radio waves.
10/08/2013 - 12:45
Matt Holliday's two-run homer was the difference and Pedro Alvarez's eighth inning solo home run was the only hit Michael Wacha allowed, as the Cardinals evened the NLDS at two games apiece with a 2-1 win over the Pirates.
10/07/2013 - 17:50
The opportunity for the Pittsburgh Pirates to clinch their first playoff-series win since the franchise defeated the Baltimore Orioles, four games to three, in the 1979 World Series. 34 years later, Charlie Morton makes his postseason debut against Cardinals rookie Michael Wacha who threw eight and two-thirds innings of no-hit baseball in his last outing of the regular season.
10/07/2013 - 14:35
Pedro Alvarez knocked in the game-winner in the eighth inning and Russell Martin followed with his second RBI of the game, as the Pirates topped the Cardinals 5-3 in Game 3 of the NLDS, taking a two-games-to-one series lead.
10/06/2013 - 19:41
Pedro Alvarez homered, scored twice and drove in two runs and Gerrit Cole dominated in six innings of work, leading the Pirates to a 7-1 win in St. Louis to even the NLDS at one game apiece.
10/04/2013 - 16:15
A.J. Burnett's house of horrors in Busch Stadium continued as the Pirates righty allowed 7 runs without recording an out in the 3rd inning and the Cardinals cruised past the Bucs 9-1 in Game 1 of the NLDS Thursday evening.
10/03/2013 - 20:11