Six-time All-Star outfielder Carlos Beltran has agreed to a two-year contract with the World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals, General Manager John Mozeliak said.
The Boston Red Sox acquired relief pitcher Mark Melancon from the Houston Astros for infielder Jed Lowrie and pitcher Kyle Weiland.
The St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Texas Rangers 10-9 in 11 innings to force a Game 7 decider in Major League Baseball’s World Series.
The New York Yankees placed designated hitter Lance Berkman on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained right ankle.
The New York Yankees and Texas Rangers made home field a disadvantage, winning their first two playoff games on the road and leaving the Minnesota Twins and Tampa Bay Rays on the brink of elimination.
The Texas Rangers shut down the bats of the St. Louis Cardinals and Albert Pujols in a 4-0 win that ties the World Series at two games apiece.
Pinch-hitter Allen Craig’s run- scoring single broke a sixth-inning tie and led the host St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-2 win against the Texas Rangers in the opening game of the World Series.
The New York Yankees acquired right- handed pitcher Kerry Wood today after he was taken off the 15- day disabled list by the Cleveland Indians as the Major League Baseball trade deadline ended.
The Milwaukee Brewers won Game 1 of the National League Championship Series by scoring six runs in the fifth inning to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-6 and keep Zach Greinke’s perfect home record intact.
The Texas Rangers held on to a big lead this time against the Yankees, sending the American League Championship Series to New York with the teams tied 1-1.
"I've played in a lot of postseason games."
- Lance Berkman on Oct 27, 2011