1. Ranking Baseball's Last 25 World Series Matchups

    Heading into the 2013 World Series , this matchup between the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals looked to have all the makings of a seven-game dog fight. We're just two games in at this point, but things are all knotted up at 1-1 heading to St...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 11,683 reads 15 comments

  2. World Series 2013 Schedule: Full Viewing Preview for Rest of Fall Classic

    Game 1 was an easy win for the Red Sox. Game 2 was a tense pitching battle that belonged to the Cardinals. Game 3 was a back-and-forth classic that ended with a load of controversy and another St...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 10 months ago 17,444 reads 0 comments

  3. How Losing the DH Spot Will Hurt the Boston Red Sox in St. Louis

    The Boston Red Sox have Major League Baseball's best offense, but they're about to lose one of their biggest bats. Once the World Series shifts to St...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 10 months ago 10,446 reads 23 comments

  4. How Michael Wacha, John Lackey Match Up in World Series Game 2

    Game 1 of the World Series saw staff aces Adam Wainwright and Jon Lester square off and the Boston Red Sox come away with an 8-1 victory...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 11,109 reads 24 comments

  5. World Series 2013: Overreactions Fans Should Avoid Making After Game 1

    Game 1 of the 2013 World Series certainly did not go the way that the St. Louis Cardinals and their fans were hoping it would. The Boston Red Sox put an 8-1 beating on the Cardinals...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 10 months ago 2,976 reads 4 comments

  6. Red Sox Offense Too Lethal for Suspect Cardinals Defense

    In baseball, there are supposed to be 27 outs—and only 27 outs. In the opening game of the World Series, the St. Louis Cardinals gave the Boston Red Sox more than a few extras...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 10 months ago 15,567 reads 25 comments

  7. Must Know Stats, Facts from 2013 World Series Game 1

    Game 1 of the 2013 World Series is in the books, with the Red Sox coming away with an 8-1 victory at home to jump out to an early series lead...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 6,524 reads 6 comments

  8. Comparing and Contrasting the 2013 World Series Teams by Position

    As the World Series is about to begin, both the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals have had interesting journeys as to how they got to the Fall Classic...

    Shale Briskin Written by Shale Briskin about 10 months ago 481 reads 0 comments

  9. Why Adam Wainwright Has Edge over Jon Lester in Game 1 of World Series

    The 2013 World Series will be a matchup between two elite MLB teams with both clubs featuring their No. 1 aces, Jon Lester and Adam Wainwright, in Game 1...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 10 months ago 377 reads 0 comments

  10. 6 Matchup Nightmares That Could Cost Red Sox or Cardinals the World Series

    The World Series is finally here with the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox each looking to win their third titles of the last decade. This matchup pits great pitching against great hitting on both sides...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 10 months ago 876 reads 0 comments

  11. Do Carlos Beltran, David Ortiz Punch Hall of Fame Ticket with Epic World Series?

    Careful, the question posed above might just be a trick one. But we'll get to that in a bit. First, let's remind readers what Carlos Beltran and David Ortiz have done so far this October in helping get their respective teams, the St...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 10 months ago 5,991 reads 72 comments

  12. Cardinals vs. Red Sox: Which Manager Holds the Edge in the Fall Classic?

    The 2013 World Series features one of the top managerial matchups in baseball with Boston’s John Farrell and Cardinals’ manager Mike Matheny ...

    Dan Matney Written by Dan Matney about 10 months ago 558 reads 0 comments

  13. Power Ranking Every Player in the 2013 World Series

    The 2013 World Series begins on Wednesday night as the St. Louis Cardinals head to Boston to take on the Red Sox in what promises to be a great series...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 2,979 reads 17 comments

  14. Red Sox vs. Cardinals: Analyzing Most Critical Matchups in 2013 World Series

    Back in 2004, the Boston Red Sox made their glorious return to MLB 's World Series and swept their NL opponents—the St. Louis Cardinals ...

    Daine Pavloski Written by Daine Pavloski about 10 months ago 886 reads 0 comments

  15. 10 Reasons MLB Fans Should Root for the St. Louis Cardinals in the World Series

    I am a Philadelphia Phillies fan, so when the playoffs started, I decided that I would hope for either the Pittsburgh Pirates or the Tampa Bay Rays to come away with the championship...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about 10 months ago 5,088 reads 16 comments

  16. Ranking the Impact of the Last 15 World Series MVPs

    Not all World Series MVPs are created equal. It's an exclusive club, no doubt, but some MVPs simply had a more decisive impact than others. It's not just about the individual contribution, but also the larger context of the series...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 10 months ago 1,275 reads 0 comments

  17. Top Prospects Who Can Get the Dodgers, Tigers over the Hump Next Season

    Contributions from young players are a major reason why both the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals are playing in the World Series. A trio of rookie pitchers led the way for the Cardinals in the NLCS, as right-handers Michael Wacha (13...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 10 months ago 8,377 reads 5 comments

  18. Why Quality Player Development Won the 2013 NLCS for Cardinals

    There are several ways to look at the 2013 NLCS victory for the St. Louis Cardinals . You might see it as an example of great starting pitching or as the collapse of the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

    Corey Noles Written by Corey Noles about 10 months ago 296 reads 0 comments

  19. Exploring the St. Louis Cardinals' Role in Shaping Boston Red Sox's History

    The 2013 World Series will, in fact, determine which team is the best of the best. This matchup between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals has a lot more to it, though, than simply  pitting the best in each league against each other..

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 10 months ago 2,000 reads 7 comments

  20. Allen Craig at DH Could Be World Series Game-Changer for St. Louis Cardinals

    Even with Games 1 and 2 of the World Series in Boston's Fenway Park, the St. Louis Cardinals may be getting an advantage that normally goes to the American League team—at designated hitter...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 10 months ago 4,713 reads 5 comments

  21. 2013 World Series: Red Sox and Cardinals Bullpens Are Linchpins to a Crown

    Fans probably will not be highlighting the bullpen matchups between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2013 World Series . They should be. Sure, bullpens are not the most heralded group in any MLB postseason...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 10 months ago 380 reads 0 comments

  22. World Series 2013: Cardinals vs. Red Sox Position-by-Position Breakdown

    We're down to two team left—and there's no denying we ended up with the two most talented clubs in Major League Baseball. The St...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 10 months ago 78,840 reads 269 comments

  23. World Series Schedule 2013: Fan's Guide for Cardinals vs. Red Sox

    After plenty of drama in both leagues, the 2013 World Series is finally set, and there are some familiar faces on both sides. The Boston Red Sox got some timely hitting in the ALCS to defeat the Detroit Tigers in six games...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 5,173 reads 0 comments

  24. World Series 2013: Top Players to Watch for in Final Playoff Round

    The MLB playoffs are finally coming to a close as the St. Louis Cardinals will be taking on the Boston Red Sox in the 2013 World Series . With two great teams going against each other, there are a few key players to watch out for on each team...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 10 months ago 2,468 reads 2 comments

  25. Will Boston Red Sox's Inconsistent Offense Return to Dominance in World Series?

    The Boston Red Sox are American League champions for the third time in 10 years and there isn't a statistic in the world that could put a damper on their celebration. "Scoreboard", as they say in the sports world, is all that matters right now...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 10 months ago 9,176 reads 42 comments