- Associated Press - Saturday, October 8, 2011

A look at the best-of-seven National League championship series between the St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers:

Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Sunday, at Milwaukee (4:05 p.m.); Game 2, Monday, at Milwaukee (8:05 p.m.); Game 3, Wednesday, at St. Louis (8:05 p.m.); Game 4, Thursday, at St. Louis (8:05 p.m.); x-Game 5, Friday, at St. Louis (8:05 p.m.); x-Game 6, Sunday, Oct. 16, at Milwaukee (4:05 p.m. or 8:05 p.m.); x-Game 7, Monday, Oct. 17, at Milwaukee (8:05 p.m.). (All games on TBS).

x-if necessary.

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Season Series: Split, 9-all.

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Projected Lineups:

Cardinals: SS Rafael Furcal (.231, 8 HRs, 28 RBIs, 9 SBs with Dodgers and Cardinals), 2B Skip Schumaker (.283, 2, 38), 1B Albert Pujols (.299, 37, 99, 105 runs), RF Lance Berkman (.301, 31, 94, .412 OBP), LF Matt Holliday (.296, 22, 75, .388 OBP), C Yadier Molina (.305, 14, 65, both career bests), 3B David Freese (.297, 10, 55), CF Jon Jay (.297, 10, 37).

Brewers: RF Corey Hart (.285, 26 HRs, 63 RBIs), CF Nyjer Morgan (.304, 4, 37), LF Ryan Braun (.332, 33, 111, 33 SBs), 1B Prince Fielder (.299, 38, 120), 2B Rickie Weeks (.269, 20, 49), 3B Jerry Hairston Jr. (.270, 5, 31, 21 doubles, 337 ABs with Washington and Milwaukee), SS Yuniesky Betancourt (.252, 13, 68), C Jonathan Lucroy (.265, 12, 59).

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Projected Rotations:

Cardinals: LH Jaime Garcia (13-7, 3.56, 2 shutouts), RH Edwin Jackson (12-9, 3.79 with White Sox and Cardinals; 5-2, 3.58 for St. Louis since trade-deadline deal), RH Chris Carpenter (11-9, 3.49, 237 1-3 innings, 191 Ks, 4 CGs, 2 shutouts), RH Kyle Lohse (14-8, 3.49 ERA, 1 shutout).

Brewers: RH Zack Greinke (16-6, 3.83, 201 Ks, 171 2-3 innings), RH Shaun Marcum (13-7, 3.54), RH Yovani Gallardo (17-10, 3.52 ERA, 207 Ks, 207 1-3 innings), LH Randy Wolf (13-10, 3.69).

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Relievers:

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