The St.Louis Cardinals: An Iconic Baseball Franchise Can't Escape Its Angry, Modern Fan Base
Huffington Post Sports - over 3 years
There's no questioning the history, success or relevance of the St. Louis Cardinals.
One of Major League Baseball's oldest franchises, the Cardinals are also among its most decorated.
The Cardinals are second only to the New York Yankees in World Series titles. In this century alone they've been to the Fall Classic three times.
Great players? Sure they've got those too.
Rogers Hornsby, Stan Musial, Lou Brock, Ozzie Smith, Albert Pujols, Bob Gibson, Curt Flood, Adam Wainwright, and numerous others as well.
Even their former radio play-by-play guy, the-late Jack Buck, in enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Not only do the Cardinals have a rich history of success, but they're in the midst of a very successful present as well.
St. Louis is currently beating another iconic baseball franchise, the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in the best-of-seven National League Championship Series. One more win, and the Cardinals are heading to their fourth World Series of the 21st centur
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