San Francisco Giants http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Cardinals Lose Game 7, Giants Headed to World Series http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cardinals-lose-game-7-giants-headed-world-series <p>Hunter Pence hit a bizarre, two-run double, Matt Cain pitched his second clincher of October and the San Francisco Giants won their record-tying sixth elimination game of the postseason, beating the defending World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 in Game 7 of the NL championship series Monday night.<br>&nbsp;<br>Marco Scutaro matched an LCS record with 14 hits in the series and Pablo Sandoval drove in a run for his fifth straight game. The Giants returned to the World Series two years after winning it all, getting the final out in a downpour.<br>&nbsp; Tue, 23 Oct 2012 11:15:37 +0000 The Associated Press 5686 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Cardinals Lose Game 7, Giants Headed to World Series Cards Lose, Decisive Game 7 Tonight http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cards-lose-decisive-game-7-tonight <p>Ryan Vogelsong struck out a career-best nine in another postseason gem and the San Francisco Giants forced a decisive Game 7 in the NL championship series with a 6-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night.<br>&nbsp;<br>Marco Scutaro hit a two-run double and Buster Posey drove in his first run of the series with a groundout in the first inning as San Francisco struck early to support Vogelsong.<br>&nbsp;<br>Matt Cain will start for the Giants against Kyle Lohse in Game 7 on Monday night. Lohse won their Game 3 matchup.<br>&nbsp;</p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 12:21:07 +0000 The Associated Press 5650 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Cards Lose, Decisive Game 7 Tonight Cards Win, One More to Go http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cards-win-one-more-go <P>Adam Wainwright threw seven innings of four-hit ball and the St. Louis Cardinals roughed up Tim Lincecum and the San Francisco Giants in an 8-3 rout Thursday night that gave them a 3-1 lead in the NL championship series.</P> <P>Matt Holliday, Jon Jay and Yadier Molina had two RBIs apiece to lead a 12-hit outburst by a team that batted just .198 through the first three games of the series.</P> <P>The defending champion Cardinals can wrap up their second straight trip to the World Series as a wild card with a victory at home Friday night in Game 5. Fri, 19 Oct 2012 10:54:01 +0000 The Associated Press 5569 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Cards Win, One More to Go Cards Win Game 3 Of NL Championships, Beltran Injured http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cards-win-game-3-nl-championships-beltran-injured <P>Matt Carpenter always tries to stay ready, keeping an assortment of gloves nearby. That's his job.</P> <P><A href="http://stlouis.cardinals.mlb.com/index.jsp?c_id=stl&amp;sv=1">The St. Thu, 18 Oct 2012 10:20:25 +0000 The Associated Press 5524 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Cards Win Game 3 Of NL Championships, Beltran Injured