Close Nightengale: The 5 reasons the Cardinals are in the World Series Jordan Palmer and KSDK , KSDK 1:50 PM. CDT October 19, 2013 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST (KSDK Sports) -- The St. Louis Cardinals are back in the fall classic for a National League leading 19th time. But why? Here are our 5 reasons. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Police make mass arrests after protesters shut down EB I-64 Hyperloop one tests engines for superfast transport WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO Dramatic video of Las Vegas concert shooting Former FBI leader offers insight into Las Vegas shooting Protests take financial and emotional toll on police FBI profiler: Vegas shooting similar to Texas Tower massacre Shooting survivors want more than prayers for Las Vegas Stranger punches woman near Central West End STL radio DJ in Las Vegas during mass shooting Las Vegas/Mandalay Bay shooting - What we know More Stories How sex traffickers target American girls, then profit Oct 19, 2017, 12:16 p.m. Selling Girls | Sex traffickers are targeting… Oct 19, 2017, 7:24 a.m. St. Charles Convention Center cancels St. Louis Pet Expo Oct 20, 2017, 10:23 p.m.