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The St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Texas Rangers 6-2 in Game 7 of the World Series. Third baseman David Freese was named the World Series MVP after a first inning 2-run double ensured that he had the MLB postseason record for the most RBI.
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David Freese, the hometown boy made good, is the MVP of the World Series. Down to their final strike in Game 6, the Cardinals' reluctant hero delivered a tying two-run triple in the ninth inning Thursday night. Freese then did one better: a leadoff homer in the 11th that gave St. Louis a dramatic win over the Rangers and forced the first Game 7 since 2002. Freese, the NL championship...

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Wow, wow, wow… David Freese homered to lead off the bottom of the 11th inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals forced the World Series to a Game 7 by rallying from two-run deficits against the Texas Rangers in the 9th and 10th on Thursday night. What an incredible game – an instant classic… 25 years after the 1986 Mets scripted their memorable World Series Game 6 classic, the...

David Freese named World Series MVP

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- David Freese, the hometown boy made good, is the MVP of the World Series. Down to their final strike in Game 6, the Cardinals' reluctant hero delivered a tying two-run triple in the ninth inning Thursday night. Freese then did one better: a leadoff homer in the 11th that gave St. Louis a dramatic win over the Rangers and forced the first Game 7 since 2002....

Hometown boy David Freese is MVP of World Series

David Freese, the hometown boy made good, is the MVP of the World Series.

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2011 World Series Champions

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Cards ride comeback to Series title

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Congratulations to the St. Louis Cardinals on winning their 11th World Series championship, 6-2. It was a terrific Series. I feel badly for the Texas Rangers fans out there, especially my pal Jaco in Florida, the biggest Rangers fan I know.I know exactly how you feel, buddy. Believe me, I do.And for Cardinals fans, it was a magic ride to another title. 10 1/2 games back on August...
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