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A Pittsburgh Steelers fan cheers against the Cleveland Browns during the game on December 29, 2013 at Heinz Field. (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: What Makes A Great Sports Town?

Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?


Reliever Edward Mujica #44 of the St. Louis Cardinals kisses the ball at Busch Stadium on September 28, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Red Sox Finalize Deal With Mujica

BOSTON (AP) _ The Boston Red Sox have finalized a $9.5 million, two-year contract with right-handed reliever Edward Mujica. Mujica had 37 saves and a career-best 2.78 ERA for St. Louis in 2013 and was […]


Reliever Edward Mujica #44 of the St. Louis Cardinals kisses the ball at Busch Stadium on September 28, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Red Sox Sign Reliever Edward Mujica

A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press that the Boston Red Sox have agreed with reliever Edward Mujica on a two-year deal.


The advertisement the Boston Red Sox put in the St. Louis Dispatch newspaper. (Credit: CBS St. Louis)

Red Sox Thank Cardinals Fans

St. Louis residents awoke to find a full-page ad in Tuesday’s St. Louis Post-Dispatch, thanking Cardinals for their welcome during the World Series. and looking forward to seeing them again in August. The ad, signed by John Henry, Tom Werner and Larry Lucchino of the Red Sox organization, is headlined “From One Great Baseball Town To Another.”


St. Louis Cardinals (Elsa/Getty Images)

Mechanical Problems Delay Cardinals’ Trip To Boston

The St. Louis Cardinals are having a tough time getting back to Boston for the World Series.


David Ortiz, Red Sox (Elsa/Getty Images)

World Series Notebook: Red Sox With Most Strikeouts, Ortiz Bats .733

By JIM SALTER,  Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) _ With at least one game remaining, the Red Sox hitters have already set a dubious record: Most postseason strikeouts. Not that they care after a 3-1 […]


Busch Stadium (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

World Series Notebook

AP Baseball writer Jim Salter shares some thoughts on the Red Sox and the Cardinals, and the 2013 World Series. . .


ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 26: Home plate umpire Dana DeMuth #32 calls Allen Craig #21 of the St. Louis Cardinals safe at home against Jarrod Saltalamacchia #39 of the Boston Red Sox in the ninth inning during Game Three of the 2013 World Series at Busch Stadium on October 26, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Cardinals Over Red Sox After Game 3 Obstruction Call

Third baseman Will Middlebrooks tripped Allen Craig for a game-ending obstruction call on Jon Jay’s ninth-inning grounder, giving the St. Louis Cardinals a bizarre 5-4 win over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night and a 2-1 World Series lead.


Archbishop Sean O'Malley (Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Boston Archbishop Bets Against Cardinals. . . In World Series

At least one cardinal is rooting for the Red Sox in the World Series.


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Five Things To Watch For In The 2013 World Series

As the World Series gets underway, both the Red Sox and the Cardinals have come a long way since they met on a sunny Florida field in February, when Jon Lester pitched Boston to a win in spring training.