St. Louis Cardinals
It was one of the best games ever — a 10-9, 11-inning Cardinals win over the Rangers, with the Cards within one strike of losing, twice.
One strike away. One strike away. If the Rangers don’t win Game 7, that could become the franchise mantra for many years to come.
As the Rangers and the Cardinals waged war in Game 6 of the World Series, Mark Lowe wanted the ball in his hand Thursday night.
No matter how the World Series winds up, the Texas Rangers realize they won’t be No. 1 back home. And that’s all right with Jon Daniels.
When Mike Napoli steps to the plate, Texas Rangers fans know exactly what to do. “Nah-po-li! Nah-po-li!” And he seems to always come through.
Slugging outfielder Josh Hamilton hasn’t hit a homer since September 23. That includes all five games against St. Louis in the World Series.
Ron Washington was on the coaching staff in Oakland when general manager Billy Beane was pioneering the “Moneyball” concept.
Rangers fans who made last minute plans to be in St. Louis for Game 6 of the World Series are having to scramble following the game’s postponement because of rain in the area.
It’s already been a productive postseason for Colby Lewis. Next up, a shot at the biggest prize yet. In Game 6 of the World Series on Wednesday night, Lewis gets the first chance to pitch the Texas Rangers to their first title.
The Rangers have two more chances to claim their first World Series title.
A huge swing or two or three, a masterful job on the mound, a sparkling play in the field can do more than win a game. They can create a legacy that lasts forever “Mr. October.”
Texas has a 3-games-to-2 lead in a best-of-7 series for the third time in the franchise’s four best-of-7 series. In the previous two occurrences, the Rangers clinched in Game 6.