ST. LOUIS — Adam Wainwright held the hug with catcher Yadier Molina a few extra seconds, soaking in his latest pressure-packed performance for the St. Louis Cardinals.
San Francisco closer Sergio Romo, who struck out the side in the 10th, celebrates with catcher Buster Posey.
The Giants' Ryan Theriot comes home with the decisive run past Tigers catcher Gerald Laird after Marco Scutaro's RBI single in the 10th inning.
DETROIT - Smart pitching. Clutch hitting. Sharp fielding. Plus an MVP Panda.
Giants' second baseman Marco Scutaro, the series MVP, celebrates in the rain. Scutaro joined the team in July.
Hunter Pence's three-run double was the highlight of the five-run third. The bat broke at the label and the barrel struck the ball twice after the initial impact, leaving St. Louis shortstop Pete Kozma guessing as to its trajectory.
SAN FRANCISCO - In a postseason full of twists and turns, the San Francisco Giants are headed back to the World Series after a big comeback against the defending champs.
San Francisco Giants' Ryan Vogelsong is back on the mound today, trying to duplicate his Game 2-winning performance in Game 6.
St. Louis pitcher Chris Carpenter was tagged with the loss in Game 2, giving up five runs. He is scheduled to start today.
SAN FRANCISCO - The Giants sure are tough to eliminate this postseason.
San Francisco Giants starter Barry Zito scattered six hits in 7 2/3 innings. He struck out six and walked one. At the plate, he bunted for an RBI single in the fourth inning.
ST. LOUIS - The San Francisco Giants waited quite a while for this kind of performance from Barry Zito.
Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera celebrates the franchise's 11th American League pennant.
Detroit pitcher Max Scherzer kept the Yankees off the scoreboard until Eduardo Nunez tripled in the sixth for New York's first hit and scored on Nick Swisher's double.
DETROIT - Prince Fielder waved his arms frantically, gleefully calling off his teammates while the crowd at Comerica Park roared.
St. Louis' Allen Craig hits a sacrifice fly off San Francisco's Tim Lincecum in the first inning of Game 4. Lincecum gave up four runs in 4 2/3 innings.
ST. LOUIS - One more win and another bunch of wild card Cardinals get their chance to repeat.
St. Louis' Matt Carpenter connects on a two-run homer before a 3 1/2-hour rain delay at Busch Stadium. The utilityman quickly entered the game after Carlos Beltran strained his knee in the first inning.
St. Louis closer Jason Motte and catcher Yadier Molina celebrate the Cardinals taking a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven series at Busch Stadium. Motte earned the first two-inning save of his career and his second save of the series.
ST. LOUIS - Matt Carpenter always tries to stay ready, keeping an assortment of gloves nearby. That's his job.