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ST. LOUIS -- Adam Wainwright had six days to sit around and think about one of the worst starts of his career in one of the biggest games he had ever pitched. In the fifth and deciding game of the NL Division Series against the Washington Nationals, Wainwright put his team in a major hole, but his St. Louis Cardinals completed a historic comeback from that 6-0 deficit. Wainwright went to the mound Thursday night for the first NL Championship Series start of his career determined to not let it happen again. It didn't. Wainwright limited the San Francisco Giants to one run on four hits through seven innings, pitching the Cardinals to an 8-3 victory that put the defending champions on the cusp of a return trip to the World Series. "A little part of me wanted to reprove it to myself that I could go out there and pitch great when we need me to," Wainwright said. "I knew I could. I was very confident in my ability and my stuff. I just needed to trust it and go o...
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St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright kept loose in the dugout before Friday night's NLCS Game 5 by breaking out some dance moves.
Wainwright was in a good mood after pitching seven strong innings in Thursday night's Game 4 to help the Cardinals get a win. Unfortunately, Wainwright was in no position to help the Cardinals on Friday, as they lost Game 5 to the...
ST. LOUIS Adam Wainwright couldnt have been more focused and excited to start the winner-take-all Game 5 of the NLDS in Washington last week. Then he went out and pitched a dud, allowing six runs in 2 13 innings to put his team in a huge hole.
For a while, it looked like that would be the last start the right-hander would make in 2011. It was a taste he surely wasnt wanting to...
ST. LOUIS Adam Wainwright didn't expect to be pitching Thursday night. By this point he figured to be back home in Georgia, ready to start his offseason much earlier than he had hoped.
Wainwright was at home Thursday. He was at home on the Busch Stadium mound, doing what he does best. Thanks to a historic comeback to bail him out after a disastrous Game 5 start against the...
Your browser does not support iframes. The St. Louis Cardinals had plenty to feel good about heading into Friday night's game against the San Francisco Giants, especially pitcher Adam Wainwright. After all, the right-hander helped St. Louis take a 3-1 lead in the NLCS after pitching a gem (7 IP, 4 H, 1 ER, 5 K) in Thursday's 8-3 Cardinals victory. It appears as though those...
St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright needed to have a huge outing in the Cardinals Game Four victory over the San Francisco Giants.
The ace of the Cardinals staff was beat up in his previous outing against the Washington Nationals and many were questioning whether the amount of innings Wainwright has thrown one year after Tommy John surgery were starting to affect...
ST. LOUIS The last time Adam Wainwright stepped off a mound, a funeral for the St. Louis Cardinals was supposed to follow. His six-run, seven-hit scramble in 2 13 innings against the Washington Nationals in Game 5 of the National League Division Series was supposed to be the mortal wound that buried the defending World Series champions. That moment in the delirious District, a city...
Oh man. Did you guys just SEE that?
I am so in love with Adam Wainwright right now that I can’t even stand it.
I’ve decided that when we get married (BECAUSE THAT WILL HAPPEN), Yadier Molina is going to be my maid of honor.
And I think Pete Kozma and Matt Carpenter will probably be bridesmaids. It’s all up in the air right now and I’ll...
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.
Matt Holliday, Jon Jay and Yadier Molina had two RBI apiece to lead a 12-hit outburst by a team that batted just .198 through the first three games of the series...
ST. LOUIS -- Adam Wainwright had six days to sit around and think about one of the worst starts of his career. In the fifth and deciding game of the NL Division Series against the Washington Nationals, Wainwright struggled, but his St. Louis Cardinals completed a historic comeback from a 6-0 deficit. Wainwright went to the mound Thursday night for the first NL Championship Series...
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- 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.
Matt Holliday, Jon Jay and Yadier Molina had two RBIs apiece to lead a 12-hit outburst by a team that batted just .198 through the first three...
The defending champion St. Louis Cardinals are one win away from back-to-back World Series as they defeated the San Francisco Giants 8-3 tonight from Busch Stadium.
Adam Wainwright was stellar for the Cardinals throwing seven innings of four hit, one run baseball as the St. Louis offense roughed up Tim Lincecum for four runs over 4.2 innings.
Matt Holliday who hasn’t had much success...
Game 4? Hardly.
It was a night to be savored. One of the rare post season wins where the outcome is long been determined before the final out has been recorded. Where the normal high pressure at bats morph back into the lazy metronomic beats of the summer that has just passed us by.
The Cardinals dispatched the Giants 8-3 in would...