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  World Series - Related Items - MSN Encarta
World Series - Related Items - MSN Encarta
In 1994, for the first time in modern history, baseball failed to hold a World Series.
The reason was a labor dispute that ended the season on August 12, the day on which the players, having failed to reach an agreement with the owners over salary structures and cost containment, staged a walkout....
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 1982 World Series by Baseball Almanac
In 1982, the surprising Brewers stormed their way to the top of the American League for their first World Series appearance twelve years after moving to Milwaukee (from Seattle) as the expansion Pilots.
Willie McGee was only a rookie during the 1982 season and his two (2) home runs in Game 3 tied the record for most in a Series game by a rookie.
The Milwaukee Brewers, who were nicknamed "Harvey's Wallbangers", did not have their relief ace, Rollie Fingers, who was not available due to a torn arm muscle.
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 WhoWins(tm) -- Best-of-7 Series 872: San Francisco vs Anaheim (MLB)
A total of 85 runs were scored in the 2002 World Series, breaking the record for most runs by both teams in a best-of-7 MLB playoff series (all rounds) of 82 runs, set in the 1960 World Series by the Pittsburgh Pirates and the New York Yankees.
The 2002 World Series is the first best-of-7 MLB Finals for the Anaheim Angels, while the San Francisco Giants are now 1-2 in best-of-7 MLB Finals Game 2 competition (and 0-2 on the road in such games).
The best-of-7 playoff series records are 1-0 for the Anaheim Angels (1-1 for the Anaheim/California Angels), and 2-3 for the San Francisco Giants (6-12 for the San Francisco/New York Giants).
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 World Series Game 1 - The Boston Globe
The last Red Sox manager who reached the World Series expressed a memorable measure of relief after his team survived Game 1 at Shea Stadium in 1986.
The Cardinals committed one error and the Sox made four, tying a World Series record set by the Brewers against the Cardinals in Game 6 of the 1982 World Series.
And, as everyone knew, the Sox were chasing their first world championship in 86 years.
www.boston.com /sports/articles/2004/10/31/world_series_game_1   (665 words)

 World Series - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The World Series is the championship series of Major League Baseball and the culmination of the sport's postseason each October.
The Series winner is determined through a best-of-seven playoff (except in 1903, 1919, 1920 and 1921 when the winner was determined through a best-of-nine playoff) and is awarded the World Series Trophy, as well as World Series rings.
The 2001 World Series is the only series to have games played in November (due to the season being delayed by the September 11th terrorist attacks).
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 1982 World Series of Poker - Poker, Bingo, Sports Book - Ixgames Online Gambling Guide
Two years prior to the 1982 World Series of Poker, the entire poker circuit was in utter disbelief that a young player named Stu Ungar could actually get away with a back-to-back championship.
For this reason, the buzz that surrounds the 1982 WSOP is whether Stu Ungar could achieve the amazing feat of winning the championship three times in a row.
Since there were over a hundred players, the year 1982 saw a good number of new players who are eager to get their hands on the WSOP title.
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 Ford Racing: Series About
Formed in 1982, the NASCAR Busch Series grew out of a need to consolidate a host of regional late-model stock car racing series into a national division.
Although fans tend to view the series as the final step for aspiring drivers to prove themselves before embarking on a career in Nextel Cup racing, the series has differentiated itself in recent years from its more celebrity-laden big brother with its young stars and unpredictable competition.
Now the No. 2 motorsports series in the U.S., the NBS has established its own identity and developed its own stars, many who have chosen to spend their entire careers in the division due to the competitive nature of the series.
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 Two Thousand Three NFL Draft   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Every sport has their pinnacle trophy, but none is as coveted as baseball's World Series; a best of seven contest that celebrates our national pastime.
Over the last century, the World Series has been woven into the fabric of America's culture evolving far beyond a mere football tournament.
The World Series is the crushing blow of Fred Snodgrass dropping a routine fly ball and Willie McCovey hitting the final out straight to Bobby Richardson.
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 1980 World Series - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1980 World Series was the first of numerous World Series that journeyman outfielder Lonnie Smith (then with Phillies) participated in.
Louis Cardinals), 1985 World Series (as a member of the Kansas City Royals), and the 1991 and 1992 World Series as a member of the Atlanta Braves.
With their victory in the 1980 World Series, the Phillies became the last of the "Original Sixteen" franchises to win a Series (although it should be noted that the St.
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 World Series : A Comprehensive History of the World Series by Baseball Almanac
Every sport has their pinnacle trophy, but none is as coveted as baseball's World Series; a best of seven contest that celebrates our national pastime.
The World Series is the crushing blow of Fred Snodgrass dropping a routine fly ball and Willie McCovey hitting the final out straight to Bobby Richardson.
The inaugural World Series of 1903 was a resounding success and represented the first step in healing the bruised egos of both the veteran National and fledgling American Leagues.
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 1982 World Series - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1981 American League MVP Rollie Fingers was not available for the Brewers during the 1982 World Series due to a torn arm muscle.
As a result of the Cardinals' world championship, the MVP award was presented to Porter, thus keeping Bobby Richardson of the 1960 New York Yankees as the only World Series MVP from a losing team.
It was the only World Series that veteran NBC sportscaster Dick Enberg ever called (he took turns with Vin Scully's future partner Joe Garagiola as the play-by-play man) despite the numerous Super Bowls that he announced for the network during the 1970s on through the late 1990s.
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 Cardinals rule baseball world after claiming World Series from Tigers - USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The Cardinals, whose 83 regular-season victories are the fewest by a World Series team in history, stunned the baseball world.
The Tigers, who batted just.199 in the series — the lowest batting average in a five-game World Series since the 1983 Philadelphia Phillies — took a 2-1 lead in the fourth inning on Casey's two-run homer.
The Cardinals, who have been in the postseason nine times since winning their last World Series in 1982, including four trips to the World Series, finally are back atop the baseball world.
www.usatoday.com /sports/baseball/playoffs/2006-10-27-tigers-cardinals-game-5_x.htm   (1036 words)

 World Series Almanac : 1998   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
But the Yankees in four games, winning their second championship in three years and 24th overall, swept the series.
This was the first time that the Yankees played against an expansion team in the Series.
Scott Brosius was named the MVP player of the Series.
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 2006 World Series
The amazing thing is that this Cardinal team won 83 games in the regular season, so if the Cardinals win one game in their remaining three chances at this World Series, it would be the fewest regular season wins by a world champion in Major League Baseball history.
MLB.com has a large continent at the World Series as usual, and the hub of our editorial operations at Busch for this part of the series is Big Mac's namesake suite.
It's almost in the Cardinals' World Series DNA if you look through their rich history, and that was the outcome of both previous World Series meetings with the Tigers in 1934 and 1968.
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 World Series Almanac : 1983   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The Phillies roster comprised veteran players of age 35-42, considered as one of the oldest in the National League.
The Series saw American League champion Baltimore Orioles matching the National League champion Philadelphia Phillies.
The Baltimore Orioles was the fourth team in World Series history to lose the starting game and then defeat their competitors in the next four games.
www.worldseries-almanac.com /1983_worldseries.html   (210 words)

 Rawlings World Series Baseball, Major League Game Baseballs, MLB Balls
Before the birth of the World Series in 1903, there were other postseason championships that took place as early as 1884.
The first World Series, in 1903, was a best-of-nine affair arranged between the champions of the older National League (founded in 1876) and the American League.
These World Series Baseballs are the perfect baseball for the serious sports collector.
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 STLtoday - Sports - 2006 World Series
The value of a World Series championship is hard to define, even after a player has one.
The 10th World Series championship for the Cardinals was Eckstein's second.
He was nails in Game 7 of the AL Championship Series, and he shut down the Cardinals in Game 4 of the World Series.
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 World series 1979   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
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 World Series Wisconsin Museum Exhibit from the Wisconsin Historical Society
Relive the excitement of the zenith years of Milwaukee's champion baseball teams — the Braves and the Brewers — in the new exhibition, World Series Wisconsin, available for view July 17 through December 2, 2007 at the Wisconsin Historical Museum.
World Series Wisconsin presents the stories of the teams’ peak seasons through an impressive collection of dozens of authentic, game-used uniforms, equipment, and gear.
World Series Wisconsin commemorative merchandise and books on baseball history are available at the Wisconsin Historical Museum store and through the online store.
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 Darrell Porter - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Porter told the Associated Press that during the winter of 1979-1980, he became paranoid, convinced that baseball commissioner Bowie Kuhn, known to be tough on drug use, knew about his drug abuse, was trying to sneak into his house, and planned to ban him from baseball for life.
He went on to play in three World Series, in 1980 with the Royals and in 1982 and 1985 with the St.
After the 1985 season, the Cardinals released him, and he wound up his career with two seasons with the Texas Rangers as a part-time player, ending with a career batting average of.247 with 188 home runs and 826 RBIs in 17 major league seasons.
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 Baseball Direct - Ultimate online source for baseball videos, books & calendars
The official MLB highlight film of the '52 World Series, along with a World Series preview of the NL champion Dodgers, and a short wrap-up of the World Series produced by a national sports news service.
The 1975 World Series between the Cincinnati Reds and the Boston Red Sox is treasured by baseball fans as one of the most exciting in history.
This was the first trip to the World Series for the Angels, and the first since 1989 for the Giants, both wildcards this year.
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 Message to all who intrested in 1982 st louis cardinal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
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He was even better in 1982, going 15-10 with a being a Chicago Cub and how he became a St.
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 cbs4denver.com - Cardinals Win First World Series Since 1982
But the Cardinals beat San Diego and the New York Mets in the playoffs, then won their first title since 1982 by taming a heavily favored Tigers team that entered the Series with six days' rest.
It was the Cardinals' first title since 1982 and the first for the NL since the 2003 Florida Marlins.
Weaver, cast off by the Yankees three years ago after a World Series flop, allowed four hits in eight innings, matched his season high with nine strikeouts and walked one before Wainwright finished for the save.
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 World Series Tickets - World Series Sports Tickets - World Series Ticket Broker   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
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 World Series Of Poker - Poker, Bingo, Sports Book - Ixgames Online Gambling Guide
This is ixgames home of the prestigious world series of poker tournament, where you can read articles and information about anything related to wsop.
To actually play in the world series of poker demands both luck and skill, therefor it's a good idea to start out by reading and get aquinted with the know-how of wsop tournaments.
Next step explains what different strategies one should have at qualifiers and at the live event of world series of poker.
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 FINAL: Cardinals 4 - Tigers 2; St. Louis Wins the World Series, 4 games to 1. - Bats - Baseball - New York Times Blog
Jim Edmonds is interviewed and claims that the Cards “shocked the world.” I’m not sure how much of the world was watching but those of us who were are somewhat surprised that the team with the 13th best record in the Majors this season just won the World Series.
Those rooting for this Series to last into November will be disheartened to hear that mlb.com is reporting that “a band of steady showers that has persisted since right after Thursday night’s Game 4 has passed through the St. Louis area” so it looks like Game 5 will be played tonight.
I’m waiting for a World Series that is broadcast entirely from reflections in the eys of Calista Flockhart while the “broadcasters” only read old Dear Abby columns in between commercials.
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