Mike Napoli, Nelson Cruz, and Adraian Beltre each hit 2 homeruns, which tied them for the player to hit the most homeruns for the Rangers in the World Series.
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.
Yes. The Houston Astros were defeated at home in Games 3 and 4 of the 2005 World Series, a four-game sweep by the Chicago White Sox. The Texas Rangers won Game 3 of the 2010 World Series at home against the San Francisco Giants, but lost Games 4 and 5. In 2011, the Rangers lost Game 3 at home to the St. Louis Cardinals, but rebounded with wins in Games 4 and 5.
The 2010 Texas Rangers.
The San Francisco Giants celebrated their 2010 World Series title on the road, specifically the Ballpark at Arlington, home of the Texas Rangers. The Giants defeated the Rangers four games to one.
Mitch Moreland, a rookie who batted .462 (six hits in 13 at bats) in the 2010 World Series. His three-run home run in Game 3 helped the Rangers to their only win in the Series.
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 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.
Most home runs in a single world series game, 3 home runs.
Mickey MantleMickey Mantle played in 12 World Series, and hit 18 World Series home runs.
The number of teams that have won the World Series at home is 16.