Texas Rangers & the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2011 World Series
If you like offense, the 2011 World Series should have plenty of fireworks.The Rangers and Cardinals will light the fuse Wednesday night in St. Louis for Game 1 of the 2011 World Series. The Cardinals advanced to the Fall Classic on Sunday night with a 12-6 drumming of the Milwaukee Brewers in Game 6 to win the NCLS 4-2.
Both teams enter Game 1 red hot. The Rangers' bring Nelson Cruz and his six home runs/13 rbi ACLS MVP into a head-to-head dual with the Cardinals NCLS MVP David "The Big Chill" Freese who went 12-22 with 3 homers and 9 rbi's to help the Redbirds wrap up a crazy playoff run.
We'll find out in this series if the old saying really applies... "Good pitching beats good hitting."