Monday, October 17, 2011 , Updated 2:30 p.m., October 26, 2011
UPDATED: World Series games begin Wednesday; Rangers come home Saturday
Games at the Ballpark in Arlington are Saturday, Sunday, and Monday.
By Flickr user Brian Koeller
The Texas Rangers are headed to their second consecutive World Series. The team faces the St. Louis Cardinals in a best-of-seven match-up that begins at St. Louis' Busch Stadium on Wednesday, October 19. Games 3, 4, and
potentially 5 of the World Series will be at the Rangers Ballpark at Arlington.
"It will be a monumental meeting of momentum, for these are two clubs that got -- and stayed -- hot at precisely the right point in the calendar, riding those good vibes all the way to the Promised Land," writes MLB reporter Anthony Castrovince.
The Rangers have never won a World Series. The Cardinals have won 10, the most of any National League team, with their last win in 2006.
The schedule is:
- Game 1: Wednesday, October 19: Texas @ St. Louis, 7:05 p.m.
- Game 2: Thursday, October 20: Texas @ St. Louis, 7:05 p.m.
- Game 3: Saturday, October 22: St. Louis @ Texas, 7:05 p.m.
- Game 4: Sunday, October 23: St. Louis @ Texas, 7:05 p.m.
- Game 5: Monday, October 24: St. Louis @ Texas, 7:05 p.m.
- Game 6:
Wednesday, October 26: Texas @ St. Louis, 7:05 p.m.UPDATE: Postponed because of rain until Thursday, October, 27: Texas @ St. Louis, 7:05 p.m.
- Game 7:
Thursday, October 27Friday, October 28: Texas @ St. Louis, 7:05 p.m.
All the games will air on FOX.
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