Albert Pujols' third home run of the game, a tiebreaking two-run shot in the ninth inning, gave the St. Louis Cardinals an 8-7 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday.
The Cardinals are on the brink of elimination from the NLCS, and the umpires have them seeing red.
Putting Mike Lamb back into the starting lineup in Game 3 proved to be a genius move by the Astros, writes Buster Olney.
Roy Oswalt was on top of his game in every possible way and dominated the Cardinals in Game 2 of the NLCS, writes Buster Olney.
The top 10 matchups will likely decide which two teams will advance to the World Series.
What must go right, what could go wrong? A team-by-team look at the National League.
Will the Cardinals bunt against Curt Schilling? That will be one of the key things to watch in the World Series.
The Cardinals swept the Dodgers in what could be a preview of this year's NLCS.
The Cardinals have scored three runs in two games, but it's been good enough to beat the Marlins twice.
Will the Big Unit get traded? Can the Cubs come back and win the NL Central? Stay tuned.
The series to watch this week is the matchup between the A's and the Cardinals.