The Red Sox take a 3-2 lead back to Boston. Here are five things you missed from game 5.
The season didn’t end the way the Pirates or their fans had hoped, but both are reflecting on the 2013 season.
Carlos Beltran’s three-run homer sparked a seven-run third inning and the St. Louis Cardinals got seven stingy innings from Adam Wainwright, delivering a reality jolt to the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 9-1 rout Thursday in their NL division series opener.
Adam Wainwright bounced back from back-to-back sub-par outings with seven shutout innings and David Freese homered to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday night.
Russell Martin drove home Neil Walker with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 on Wednesday night.
If Shelby Miller reaches his potential, he’ll be just another superstar to come up through the Cardinals’ ranks.