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  • Bernie Miklasz: Cards had faith in 'Big City'

    ST. LOUIS A wearying Clayton Kershaw raised his arms above his head and held them there for a beat or two, a calming ritual that enables him to stop the world for a moment, to reassert his control. Kershaw was just about ready to wind his body into...
  • Giants edge Nats, 3-2, move on to face Cards in NLCS

    SAN FRANCISCO Before last week's wild-card game in Pittsburgh, Giants closer Santiago Casilla saw Mike Krukow in the PNC Park dugout and pointed at the World Series ring on the broadcaster's finger. "One more," Casilla said firmly, a steely look in his...
  • Giants sneak past Nationals to reach NLCS

    The Sports Xchange By Dave Del Grande, The Sports Xchange Giants sneak past Nationals to reach NLCS SAN FRANCISCO -- In a series with nearly as many miscues as runs, it was fitting that the National League Division Series would be decided by a wild...
  • Mark Purdy: Nationals were simply overwhelmed

    SAN FRANCISCO My, how time flies when you're running home to score on a wild pitch. Hard to believe. Only a week ago, the Giants were flying to Pittsburgh with no guarantee of their postseason lasting longer than one game. After Tuesday night, they...
  • Adams' homer lifts Cards over Dodgers, 3-2, and into NLCS

    ST. LOUIS Shelby Miller was sitting only a few rows away on the team bus from Adam Wainwright when Miller's phone buzzed to life with a text message that challenged him and others to chase the greatness they caught Tuesday. When Wainwright sent the group...
  • Giants' option: Bumgarner or Peavy in NLCS Game 1

    The Sports Xchange By Dave Del Grande, The Sports Xchange Giants' option: Bumgarner or Peavy in NLCS Game 1 SAN FRANCISCO -- Nothing comes easily for San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy. Having finished off the Washington Nationals in four...
  • Adams, Cards clinch NLCS berth over Dodgers

    Matt Adams' three-run homer in the seventh inning propelled St. Louis to a series-clinching win, as the Cardinals downed the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in Game 4 of the National League Division Series on Tuesday. The Cardinals are back in the National...
  • Giants top Nats, to face Cards in NLCS

    The San Francisco Giants are headed to the National League Championship Series for the third time in five years. The team with a knack for winning elimination games got it done this time with room to spare. The Giants scored the go-ahead run on a wild...
  • Aside from Harper, Nationals were punchless

    The Sports Xchange By Dave Del Grande, The Sports Xchange Aside from Harper, Nationals were punchless SAN FRANCISCO -- With a chance to close out the National League Division Series on Tuesday night, San Francisco Giants right-hander Santiago Casilla...
  • Cardinals eliminate Dodgers with Game 4 win

    Cardinals eliminate Dodgers with Game 4 win
    ST. LOUIS -- St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Matt Adams hit the ball and threw up his arms as soon as he left the batter's box. Meanwhile, Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw crouched in despair as the ball, and his team's postseason hopes, sailed...
  • Adjustments in store for Cubs' Alcantara

    Adjustments in store for Cubs' Alcantara
    Despite the well-deserved attention given to Javier Baez and Kris Bryant last spring, it was infielder Arismendy Alcantara who received the first major league promotion on the basis of his impressive first half at Triple-A Iowa, as well as his ability...