NPR News Cardinals Vs. Rangers: Which Team Will Win The World Series? By Mark Memmott Published October 17, 2011 at 6:20 AM MDT Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email David J. Phillip / APThe Cardinals' 12-6 Sunday in Milwaukee set up a St. Louis-Texas matchup in the World Series. Now we know the matchup. So it's time to ask: Will it be the St. Louis Cardinals or the Texas Rangers who win the World Series? The first game is set for Wednesday evening in St. Louis. We'll keep the question open until then. Copyright 2020 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.