Cardinals win first game of World Series over Texas, 3-2.
Just when Andrew Miller seemed to have gotten past his control problems, they returned. The Red Sox left-hander issued four walks and retired just four batters before leaving Boston’s 10-0 loss to the Texas Rangers on Friday night.
C.J. Wilson threw 6 2-3 scoreless innings for his 13th victory and Mike Napoli hit a three-run homer as the AL West-leading Texas Rangers returned home with a 4-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox.
Lucas Duda matched a Mets record with three doubles while going 4 for 5 with four RBIs, Carlos Beltran snapped out of a slump with three hits and New York had season highs for runs and hits in a 14-5 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday.
Six days after a complete-game victory at home for the Mets, Mike Pelfrey yielded an early home run and New York’s offense provided no help in an 8-1 loss to the AL West-leading Texas Rangers on Friday night.
Rookie Ivan Nova pitched into the eighth inning for the first time in his career and Curtis Granderson homered twice as the Yanks won in Texas.