The Cardinals have won a World Series in their home town in the following years: 2011, 2006, 1982, 1964, 1946, 1944, 1931
Yes. In 11 innings, the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Texas Rangers, 10-9. The winning hit was a solo home run in the bottom of the 11th by the Cardinals' David Freese.
It was David Freese of the St. Louis Cardinals, who hit a dramatic game-winning home run in the 11th inning of Game 6 against the Texas Rangers. Thanks to his heroics, the Cardinals were able to win the Series in Game 7.
The league that wins the All-Star gets to host four games of the World Series. Thus, in 2011 the Cardinals have home field advantage even though they were the last NL team to make the playoffs.
Babe Ruth was the first player to hit three home runs in a World Series game in Game 4 of the 1926 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals. In addition, Ruth hit three home runs in Game 4 of the 1928 World Series, also against the St. Louis Cardinals. Reggie Jackson hit three home runs in Game 6 of the 1977 World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. On October 22, 2011, Albert Pujols of the St. Louis Cardinals added his name to the list with three home runs in Game 3 of the World Series at Arlington, Texas. The St. Louis Cardinals first baseman hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning, a two-run shot in the seventh and a solo dinger in the ninth to pace the Cards to a 16-7 victory over the Texas Rangers.
In 2011, the St. Louis Cardinals hit 162 home runs.
Games 1, 2, 6 and 7 of the 2011 World Series were played at Busch Stadium in St. Louis. Games 3, 4 and 5 were played at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, home of the Texas Rangers. The St. Louis Cardinals won the 2011 world championship, defeating the Rangers four games to three.
The two stadiums that were hosts to the 1946 World Series were Fenway Park, the home field of the Boston Red Sox and Sportsman's Park, the home field of the St. Louis Cardinals.
That was Clete Boyer of the New York Yankees and Ken Boyer of the St. Louis Cardinals who each hit a home run in Game 7 of the 1964 World Series.
The Minnesota Twins defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 4 games to 3. It was the only world series where the home team won all 7 games.
The 2010 world champions held a World Series ring ceremony on Saturday, April 9, 2011, before a home game with the St. Louis Cardinals. The first 20,000 fans at AT&T Park were given a commemorative ring key chain.
On October 15, 1964, Mickey Mantle hit his final World Series home run off of St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Bob Gibson.