10 WORLD Series won by the Cardinals, tops in the National League and four more than the runner-up Dodgers.
17 FALL Classic appearances by the Cardinals, tied for third alltime with the Giants.
9 POSTSEASON appearances by the Cardinals since their last World Series victory, in 1982.
365 MILLION cost in dollars to build the new Busch Stadium, which held its first Cardinals game on April 10, a 6-4 win over the Brewers.
3 COST in dollars of a �-by-2-inch red felt patch sold just outside the home plate entrance of Busch Stadium intended to look like the dyed red soul patch of Scott Spiezio.
4 TEAMS that have christened their new stadium with a World Series championship (the '09 Pirates, the '12 Red Sox and the '23 Yankees being the others).
2 TEAMS that have clinched a World Series on their home field in its stadium's inaugural year (the Cardinals being the only NL team).
4.7 AVERAGE margin of defeat in runs in the Cardinals' seven previous Series game losses to the Tigers.
3.3 AVERAGE margin of victory over the Tigers in the 2006 World Series.
0 NUMBER of hits by third baseman Scott Rolen in the 2004 World Series, in which St. Louis was swept by Boston.