| Oct 19, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Grieve, it’s OK. Has to happen before moving on. And somewhat unexpectedly, it is time for the Dodgers to move on.
There is no escaping the disappointment for Dodgers and their fans. They were absolutely certain they were onto something special....
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:24 PM
On they roll, defying most logic and whatever team in their path. The Dodgers are baseball’s current road warriors, a fact they were happy to demonstrate to the St. Louis Cardinals.
The Dodgers won their 15th consecutive road game Monday, edging...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:22 PM
ST. LOUIS — Pitching aside, Boston's margin for error in the next three games of the World Series could be razor thin.
Because the Red Sox are one of the few teams that use one player — David Ortiz — exclusively as the designated...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 11:26 PM
ST. LOUIS — The plan worked to perfection, through the first round of the playoffs. Then the plan was fractured.
The eighth rib of Hanley Ramirez was fractured. So, too, was the Dodgers' season.
As it turned out, the National League Championship...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 10:51 PM
ST. LOUIS — The Boston Red Sox supporting cast joined with the marquee efforts of Jon Lester and David Ortiz to move the Red Sox to within one victory of their third World Series title in the last 10 seasons as they defeated the St. Louis Cardinals,...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 6:08 PM
St. Louis Cardinals vs. Boston Red Sox
Game 1: Wednesday, 5 p.m.
St. Louis (Wainwright, 19-9, 2.94) at Boston (Lester, 15-8, 3.75)
Game 2: Thursday, 5 p.m
St. Louis (Wacha, 4-1, 2.78) at Boston (Lackey, 10-13, 3.52)
Game 3: Saturday,...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:45 PM
ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Cardinals are about to get their cleanup batter back, just in time for the World Series.
Allen Craig, who has not played since Sept. 4 because of a foot injury, took batting practice Sunday and said he expects to be on the...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 4:03 PM
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS
Season record: 97-65, National League Central champions.
How they got here: Beat Pittsburgh Pirates in five games in division series; beat Dodgers in six games in Championship Series.
Last World Series: Beat Texas Rangers in...
| Jan 1, 2014
When reflecting on my 2013 travel highlights, I was surprised to find moments both impossibly grand and so small that they were sublimely, and subtly, perfect. I want to hear about your travel highlights from 2013 and will print them in a future Travel...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:25 PM
ST. LOUIS — During John Mozeliak's six-year reign, the Cardinals general manager has traded popular center fielder Jim Edmonds, held firm in his contract offer that resulted in slugger Albert Pujols' leaving, and sent perennial prospect Colby Rasmus...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:48 AM
It appears we have another baseball controversy.
Game 3 of the World Series on Saturday night was decided on a controversial call which allowed the St. Louis Cardinals to plate the winning run in the ninth inning of a 5-4 win over the Boston Red Sox....