PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES VS ST. LOUIS CARDINALS BASEBALL
Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Arthur Rhodes delivers a pitch to the St. Louis Cardinals in the eighth inning at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on August 1, 2006. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)
World Series champion St. Louis announced Wednesday the team has offered salary arbitration to 11-year veteran first baseman Albert Pujols.
The speed of Ian Kinsler and Elvis Andrus created two ninth-inning runs Thursday that rallied Texas to a 2-1 win over St. Louis and deadlocked the World Series.
Aaron Miles keyed a two-run rally in the ninth inning with an RBI triple Monday, boosting the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 2-1 victory over St. Louis.
Garrett Jones smashed a long solo homer in the bottom of the 11th inning Tuesday, powering the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-4 decision over St. Louis.
Evan Longoria smacked a go-ahead two-run homer in the eighth inning Tuesday, rallying the Tampa Bay Rays to a 5-4 victory over Texas.
Eric Chavez hit an RBI single in the eighth inning Sunday, lifting the New York Yankees to a 6-5 win over Texas.
Miguel Tejada hit a go-ahead two-run single in the seventh inning Friday and San Diego kept pace in the National League West with a 4-3 win over Cincinnati.
Bronson Arroyo and two relievers held the Chicago Cubs to five hits Friday in a 3-0 Cincinnati Reds victory.
Rookie left-hander Travis Wood allowed only two hits in seven innings Monday and the Cincinnati Reds blanked Pittsburgh 4-0.
Orlando Cabrera's RBI double in the fifth inning gave Cincinnati a three-run lead Friday and the Reds held on to edge Colorado 3-2.