Cardinals vs Yankees Cliff Notes

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The St. Louis Cardinal’s franchise was a charter member of the National League, established in 1892, but began life as the ‘St. Louis Perfectos‘. In 1900, the team name was officially changed to the ‘Cardinals’. They are second only to the New York Yankees in World Series titles with 11, and boast 19 NL pennants and 12 divisional titles on their resume.
World Series match ups between the Yankees and Cardinals? There were five, and here’s the breakdown:
1926: Cardinals over Yankees in seven
1928: Yankees sweep Cardinals
1942: Cardinals over Yankees in five
1943: Yankees over Cardinals in five
1964: Cardinals over Yankees in seven
Interleague Meetings:
2003: Yankees sweep 3 game series in New York
2005: Cardinals take 2 of 3 from Yankees in St. Louis
PREGAME ROUNDUP: Today’s announced lineup:
Brett Gardner (LF)
Derek Jeter (SS)
Jacoby Ellsbury (CF)
Brian McCann (C)
Yangervis Solarte (3B)
Ichiro Suzuki (RF)
Brian Roberts (2B)
Kelly Johnson (1B)
Chase Whitley (P)
Let’s go Yan-kees!


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