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2011 World Series: Classic Game 6


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Freese Frames From Game 6: Highlights of a World Series Classic
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David Freese of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates at home plate after hitting a walk-off solo home run in the 11th inning to win Game 6 of the World Series against the Texas Rangers at Busch Stadium on Oct. 27, 2011 in St Louis. The Cardinals won 10-9.

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On Oct. 27, 2011, the Texas Rangers were trying to close out their first world championship in a 51-year team history. They led the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 in the series, with Colby Lewis on the mound against Jaime Garcia.

In the ninth inning, they led 7-5 and were one strike away. In the 10th inning, they entered it leading 9-7 and again were one strike away. And the Cardinals finished off the comeback, winning 10-9 on a walk-off home run by David Freese.

A look at highlights and photos from one of the classic games in baseball history.

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