In pro baseball, which holds its all-star game Tuesday, more than the playing fields are green. Teams are rigorously looking for ways to cut energy use and become better overall environmental stewards.
St. Louis Cardinals parade: Hundreds of thousands of Cardinals fans turned out to honor the 2011 World Series champs in St. Louis. Can the Cardinals afford to keep Albert Pujols?
Game 7: the St. Louis Cardinals won Game 7 to take home the World Series Commissioner's Trophy.
Cardinals manager Tony La Russa, who is fluent in Spanish and a staunch animal rights advocate, is one of only two managers to guide teams from both leagues to World Series championships.
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Gerald Laird celebrates with fans after the Cardinals defeated the Texas Rangers in Game 7 to win MLB's World Series baseball championship in St. Louis on Oct. 28.
World Series: This was just the third time that a team one out from elimination in the World Series came back to win the game, according to STATS LLC.
St. Louis Cardinals slugger Albert Pujols tied the records of Reggie Jackson and Babe Ruth in hitting three home runs in a single World Series game. He matched or broke other records too.