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Cardinals, Rangers Face Off In World Series

This year's World Series match-up puts the St. Louis Cardinals against the Texas Rangers. If history is any guide, there's only a small chance the series will go to seven games.

Rangers And Cardinals Face Off In World Series

The Texas Rangers and St. Louis Cardinals are well-matched and fans expect a hard-fought series. It's the second World Series appearance in a row for the Rangers, who've never won the title. And the Cardinals, under the guidance of manager Tony La Russa, hope to win their 11th World Series title.

Mario Andretti: 'No Tension' With Jimmie Johnson Over Indy Car Tragedy

In the aftermath of IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon's death Saturday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, there's been a passionate discussion going on in the racing world about safety.

2011 World Series: A Few Things To Know As Cards, Rangers Get Set

The St. Louis Cardinals and Texas Rangers are set to start play tonight. Both teams can make compelling cases for why they should be favored. "I don't know how to pick this one," says NPR's Tom Goldman.

World Series Game 1 Begins Wednesday In St. Louis

The National League champion St. Louis Cardinals host the American League winning Texas Rangers. For Texas, it's their second straight World Series appearance. The Cardinals last won the title in 2006.