The Lafayette grad jacked one over the centerfield fence to steal Game 6 from the Texas Rangers. Do the Cardinals have a chance in Game 7?
Minutes after the St. Louis Cardinals clawed back and won Game 6 of the Worlds Series just before midnight, fans on Twitter were raving about the game and the performance of , the grad whose walkoff homer won the game.
The Cards won 10-9, knotting the series 3-3 for a deciding Game 7 tonight.
"Why is David Freese not trending?!" tweeted "ndrewAllen."
"If the #Cardinals win the World Series, they have to build a statue of #DavidFreese," posted JYOUNGNEXTLEVEL, hailing the alum of the Wildwood high school.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch, on the homepage of its STLtoday.com website, headlined its story "Freese it! Hometown hero sends series to Game 7."
Nobody could resist the play on words. MLB.com headlined it, "Deep Freese! Walk-off homer forces Game 7."
And ESPN.com: "Freese Frame: After being down to its final strike twice Thursday night, St. Louis won Game 6 on David Freese's HR in the 11th inning."
Did you stay up for the whole game? And do you think the Cardinals have enough in the tank to grab Game 7?
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