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Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated after scoring in the third inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Seven of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 22, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants On Way To World Series With Tigers

Hunter Pence hit a bizarre, two-run double, Matt Cain pitched his second clincher of October and the San Francisco Giants won their record-tying sixth elimination game of the postseason, beating the defending World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 in Game 7 of the NL championship series Monday night.

10/22/2012

Matt Carpenter #13 congratulates Pete Kozma #38 and Daniel Descalso #33 of the St. Louis Cardinals after both score on a RBI double by Jon Jay #19 in the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants in Game Four of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 18, 2012 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Cards Take 3-1 Lead In NLCS

Adam Wainwright threw seven innings of four-hit ball and the St. Louis Cardinals roughed up Tim Lincecum and the San Francisco Giants in an 8-3 rout Thursday night that gave them a 3-1 lead in the NL championship series.

10/18/2012

Angel Pagan #16 and Gregor Blanco #7 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate scoring on a single by Marco Scutaro #19 in the fourth inning of Game Two of the National League Championship Series against the St. Louis Cardinals at AT&T Park on October 15, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Rough Inning Costs Cards In NLCS; Series Tied At 1 With Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Chris Carpenter had to figure there might be a hitch at some point along the way in his remarkable return. The St. Louis Cardinals’ longtime postseason ace came back from a […]

10/15/2012

Allen Craig #21, David Freese #23, Jon Jay #19 and Daniel Descalso #33 of the St. Louis Cardinals  celebrate their 6 to 4 win over the San Francisco Giants in Game One of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 14, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Beltran, Freese Hit 2-Run HRs, Cards Beat Giants

Boosted by two-run homers from proven postseason stars Carlos Beltran and David Freese, and 5 1-3 innings from a steady bullpen, the wild, wild-card St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 6-4 on Sunday night in Game 1 of the NL Championship Series.

10/15/2012

Lance Berkman #12, Albert Pujols #5 and Yadier Molina #4 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrate after they won 12-6 against the Milwaukee Brewers during Game Six of the National League Championship Series at Miller Park on October 16, 2011 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Pujols, Cardinals Take Wild Ride To World Series

David Freese hit a three-run homer in the first and manager Tony La Russa turned again to his brilliant bullpen for seven sturdy innings as St. Louis captured its 18th pennant with a 12-6 victory over the bumbling Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday night.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2011

Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers celebrates with teammates in the dugout after he hit a 2-run home run in the bottom of the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game one of the National League Championship Series. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Brewers Rally To Beat Cardinals 9-6 In NLCS opener

The barbs already were flying. Come Sunday, the Milwaukee Brewers bashed the St. Louis Cardinals with their bats.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2011

Roy Oswalt #44 of the Philadelphia Phillies talks with home plate umpire Angel Hernandez after a squirrel ran across home in the fifth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Four of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 5, 2011 in St Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Squirrel Steals Spotlight At NLDS

A squirrel ran across home plate in the fifth inning of the NL division series game between the Phillies and Cardinals on Wednesday night.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

Prince Fielder. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Gallardo, Fielder Lift Brewers To Game 1 Win

Yovani Gallardo emerged from the shadows, outpitching Arizona ace Ian Kennedy as the Milwaukee Brewers kept winning at Miller Park, beating the Diamondbacks 4-1 in their NL division series opener on Saturday.

CBS Chicago–10/01/2011

Bob Brenly

Cubs’ Brenly To Announce Post Season For TBS

TBS announced Tuesday that Cubs television color commentator Bob Brenly will team up with Dick Stockton for the Major League Baseball post-season.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2011

Matt Forte

Wisch: 7 Days Of Bears-Pack Or 7 Games Of Cubs-Cards?

The football rivalry is in now its ninth decade. The baseball one is entering its 12th. On the gridiron, the adversaries haven’t met in the postseason for 70 years. On the diamond, meanwhile, they haven’t met in the playoffs for…well, ever.

01/18/2011