St. Louis Cardinals' Rafael Furcal hits a single during the seventh inning of Game 1 of baseball's National League championship series against the Milwaukee Brewers Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) By Matt Slocum
(BaseballStL) -- St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Rafael Furcal will be hitting in the seventh spot of the batting order for Game 7 against the Texas Rangers. Second baseman Ryan Theriot will take Furcal’s spot as leadoff.
Furcal is 3-for-25 in the World Series. The number one and number two hitters in the Cardinals batting order have combined to be 5-for-48 in the World Series.
The Game 7 lineup will be:
2B Theriot LF Craig 1B Pujols RF Berkman 3B Freese C Molina SS Furcal CF Schumaker P Carpenter