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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 22: Rain falls as Jon Jay #19 of the St. Louis Cardinals and the rest of the Cardinals dugout watches in the ninth inning against the San Francisco Giants in Game Seven of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 22, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Cardinals Fall In Game 5, Will They Repeat 2012 NLCS Collapse?

The St. Louis Cardinals lost 3 straight in 2012 to get eliminated. Can they avoid the same fate in 2013 against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

10/17/2013

Los Angeles Dodgers cheer before the start of Game Five of the National League Championship Series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Dodger Stadium on October 16, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Dodgers Beat Cardinals 6-4 In NLCS Game 5, St. Louis Up 3-2 In Series

The Los Angeles Dodgers, in their bid to stave off elimination, are up 6-3 over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series.

10/16/2013

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 14: Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers is unable to make a catch on a single hit by David Freese #23 of the St. Louis Cardinals in the fifth inning in Game Three of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on October 14, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Why the Dodgers Game 3 Win over the Cardinals in NLCS Was Critical

Game Three is always the important game of any seven-game series. By winning it Monday night, the Dodgers stay very much alive in NLCS.

10/15/2013

Hanley Ramirez #13 of the Los Angeles Dodgers is hit by a pitch in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game One of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 11, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri. (credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Ramirez’ Status Still Uncertain for Dodgers in NLCS Game 3

The Los Angeles Dodgers’ offense is struggling, and they might have to face Adam Wainwright without their top hitter in Game 3 of the NL championship series.

10/13/2013

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Dodgers Hitting Coach McGwire Heads Back to St. Louis for NLCS

Mark McGwire was back in his element, holding court in St. Louis.

10/10/2013

Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers.(Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Dodgers Get 3-Day Break After Advancing To NLCS

The Los Angeles Dodgers earned themselves a three-day break after ousting Atlanta to win the National League division series, and they can use the time off to sort out some issues.

10/08/2013

Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants hits a three-run double 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. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Giants Mistakenly Sell Pence ‘Triple-Hit’ Bat For $400

The bat shattered as Hunter Pence lined a double to clear the bases in Monday’s National League Championship Series clinching win over the St. Louis Cardinals was quickly sold by an AT&T Park vendor shortly after the now-famous play, according to published reports.

10/24/2012

The San Francisco Giants celebrate after the Giants defeat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 in Game Seven of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 22, 2012 in San Francisco. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: Giants Bathing In Victory

Mesmerizing, isn’t it? If there’s any way to sum up the Giants’ incredible, improbable, emotional, can’t-really-believe-it’s-true Game 7 NLCS win over the Cardinals, it’s that broken-bat hit by Hunter Pence that turned a 2-0 Giants lead into a 5-0 rout.

10/23/2012

Marco Scutaro #19 and Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate after scoring in the third inning on a three-run double by Hunter Pence #8 against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Seven of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 22, 2012. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Giants Going To World Series After Routing Cards 9-0 In NLCS Game 7

The San Francisco Giants advanced to the World Series after routing the St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 in the decisive Game 7 of the National League Championship Series Monday night.

10/22/2012

St Louis Cardinals v San Francisco Giants - Game Seven

Fans Celebrate In The Rain After Giants Win NL Pennant

The streets of San Francisco filled up with wet, but happy baseball fans after the San Francisco Giants clobbered the St. Louis Cardinals to clinch the National League pennant.

10/22/2012

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