Adam Wainwright and Carlos Beltran give the St. Louis Cardinals a pair of Mr. Octobers, and they stole the show in Game 1 against Pittsburgh.
The Cardinals overcame the loss of Carlos Beltran, a starting pitcher who allowed 12 baserunners, a long rain delay and a stretched bullpen to defeat the Giants 3-1 in Game 3 and take a 2-1 lead in the NLCS.
The ripple effects of MLB's new postseason format are about to get even more visible and dramatic over the season's final 40 games.
The atmosphere at Marlins Park is unlike anything else in baseball, but the Cardinals crashed the party on Opening Night.
Absent Pujols, La Russa and Duncan, the Cardinals kick off their title defense.
In a duel that will be remembered for decades, Chris Carpenter outpitched old friend Roy Halladay to carry the Cardinals into the NLCS.
In Game 5, two great teams will go toe-to-toe with two former Cy Young winners starting in their first showdown since they were teammates in Toronto.
The Cardinals overcame long odds just to get in the playoffs, and then they did it again by erasing Cliff Lee's lead to beat the Phillies and even their NLDS.
It's time to bid farewell to another season that was filled with highs, lows and so much in between. With that said, here come the awards.
Jayson Stark presents five reasons why the Tigers and Cardinals can win the World Series.
Jayson Stark's first half Cy Youngs and Yuks, MVPs and LVPs, rookies, managers and much more.