The cardinals also have the nls best regularseason winning percentage. Since that time, millions of baseball fans around the world have subscribed to mlb. In fact, the redbirds have been a model franchise since 2000, reaching the world series four times including wins in 2006 and 2011, making seven appearances in the. Louis most frequent mark at this point in the season, with 5 of the 19 iterations of the club holding that record. Grandy retired after the 2019 season after a 16year career in which he established himself as one of the games great ambassadors, beloved and respected by virtually everyone. Hou after 46 years without appearing in a world series and 88 years without a title, the white sox finally took home baseballs biggest prize in 2005 thanks to. And this one would start with a subway series, the first in new york since 1956, as the mets eliminated the cards in five games. Louis cardinals world series, 2011 world series champion cardinals, cardinals albert pujols, cardinals all 2000s team, cardinals christ carpenter, cardinals. Louis cardinals original vintage mlb programs for sale. Yankees seek first 50 home start since 2000 against cardinals new york a week ago, the new york yankees were off to bad start and their starting catcher was injured. Louis cardinals 1st baseman albert pujols becomes the first player to connect for 30 home runs in each of his first 5 mlb seasons. Under the arch that signifies the gateway to the american west, the st. Often referred to as the fall classic, the modern world series has been played every year since.
In the world series, the cardinals shockingly faced little resistance over five games against a 95win tigers team that had looked unbeatable. The cardinals missed the postseason that year, which was a shame since this was one of the most productive cardinal teams of the 2000s and renteria was right in the mix of it. Louis cardinals are an american professional baseball team based in st. The world series is the annual championship series of major league baseball mlb in canada and the usa, contested since 1903 between the american league al champion team and the national league nl champion team. Louis cardinals have provided a gateway to baseball excellence. This was the first subway series in new york since 1956, and it wasnt a foregone conclusion that either team would make it to the fall classic. Busch stadium has been their home ballpark since 2006.
Louis in the fall classic by outscoring the cardinals 2412 in a fourgame sweep. Louis cardinals have won the world series 11 times, in 1926, 1931, 1934, 1942, 1944, 1946, 1964, 1967, 1982, 2006 and 2011. In the 1980s the cardinals played in three world series, winning in 1982. He is one of just four members of the 20202020 club doubles, triples, homers and stolen bases, with jimmy rollings 07, willie mays 1957. Louis won their seventh world championship, while the yankees, who had appeared in 14 of 16 world series since 1949, did not play in the series again until 1976. Theyve also played in more postseason games 95 and won more postseason games. Ranking each world series champ since 2000 ranking each world series champ since 2000.
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Second only to the new york yankees in overall world series titles with 11, the st. Louis cardinals over atlanta braves 30 series statistics and schedule. Since the start of the 2000 season, the cardinals have appeared in 10 of 20 possible national league championship series. Every world series winner since 2000 battles it out. World series champions the next world series will be played october 20th through october 28th, 2020. Sutter once held the major league record for most saves in a season with 45 in 1984. Atlanta fiftyone years ago to the day, the cardinals were on the receiving part of history. The cardinals compete in major league baseball mlb as a member club of the national league nl central division. The cardinals won their first world series since 1982 with a 42 victory against the detroit tigers in game 5 at busch stadium. The 2000 season certainly wasnt it, as the cardinals put together a 9567 record en route to their second division title since the creation of the nl central in 1994.
The 1964 world series pitted the national league champion st. This was an average team at best that had the good fortune of having three better teams the padres, mets and tigers. When was the last time the cardinals lost a playoff series. A complete season by season list of the winners of each world series since the first world series in 1903. Round 1 is closing up and most of it was chalk and featured a lot of blowouts. A comprehensive list of mlb world series champions from 1903 to the present. Luck over a shortseries ended up being a greater deciding factor in postseason success than regular season performance. After all, they subsequently swept a 105win cardinals juggernaut in the world series. The detroit tigers smacked them with a recordtying 10 runs in the third inning of world series. One of the nations oldest and most successful professional baseball clubs, the cardinals have won 11 world series championships.
It was the 10th championship for the cardinals, more than any other. Louis cardinals are seemingly never out of pennant contention in the national league. Louis cardinals lost to the washington nationals in the nl championship series. World series tickets for 2020 will be posted once teams qualify for the mlb playoffs, in the meantime you can purchase all 2020 mlb regularseason tickets right now. Its a good time to be fortunate for just how much success this organization has had since 2000. The winner of the world series championship is determined through a bestofseven playoff, and the winning team is awarded the commissioners trophy. The world series is the annual championship series of major league baseball mlb and concludes the mlb postseason. World series, in baseball, a postseason playoff series between champions of the two major professional baseball leagues of north america. Often referred to as the fall classic, the modern world series has been played every year since 1903. World series champions every world series from 1903 to present. The cardinals also won the 1982 world series and sutter had two saves in the series. Here are the cardinals seasons since 2000 ranked using my.
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Reuters list of winners in major league baseballs world series. The cards head back to busch with a commanding 20 series lead. First played in 1903, the world series championship is a bestofseven playoff and is a contest between the champions of baseballs national league nl and american league al. Six division titles, seven playoff appearances, and two world series appearances with one trophy in a highly unlikely year make the st. Louis cardinals players since the year 2000 continues with a look at first base. Yankees win third consecutive world series beating mets in 5 games. Louis cardinals, a professional baseball franchise based in st. Mlb, the silhouetted batter logo, world series, national league, american league, division series, league. Louis cardinals relish memorabilia from one of baseballs oldest and most storied teams. Since the year 2000, the cards have only missed the playoffs four times, winning two more world series. Louis cardinals against the american league champion new york yankees, with the cardinals prevailing in seven games. This 20002019 cardinals included some of the best regular season teams in the history of the franchise, but unlike previous eras, those teams ultimately disappointed. In the next 10 days, we will crown the 16 th world series champion since 2000. Louis cardinals played 162 games during the regular season, won 95 games, lost 67 games, and finished in first position.731 360 1464 885 1432 588 398 937 104 32 495 439 509 910 669 958 1291 110 750 260 331 1073 13 611 949 1425 322 664 108 55