News: St. Louis Cardinals Win World Series, Rappers React
Friday, Oct 28, 2011 11:29PM
The St. Louis Cardinals are once again world champions after defeating the Texas Rangers in a decisive Game 7 of the World Series, 6-2, which has sparked tons of hip-hop reactions.
St. Louis native Murphy Lee, of the St. Lunatics, gave his reaction immediately following the game's final out.
"woooooooooooooooooooooooooooh WE R THE F*CKIN GREEEEEEEEEEEAAAAAAAAATEST...FROM A WILD CARD TO A CHIP...WE DA SH*T BOOOTCH yeeeeeeeeeeeeeea," he tweeted October 28th.
"CARPENTER FREEEEEEEEEEEEEEESE BERKMAN CRAIG BOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOTCHES......." (Murphy Lee's Twitter)
Midwest Chicago rap veteran Twista gave props to the Cards.
"Congrads to the cardinals http://lockerz.com/s/151191073," he tweeted. (Twista's Twitter)
Maybach Music Group's Pill acknowledged hometown rap hero Nelly's team.
"Congrats to the St. Louis Cardinals.. World Series Champs! S/O to @Nelly_Mo," he tweeted. (Pill's Twitter)
Texas native Paul Wall also tipped his cap to the Rangers' World Series nemesis.
"Congrats to the #Cardinals winning another championship for the National League. Now me and @TvJohnny gotta make a grill for @Nelly_Mo" (Paul Wall's Twitter)
R&B star Ciara made sure to let fans know she was up on the World Series.
"While it would have been so cool 2 see the Rangers have a 1st win, the Cardinals were the true example of "NEVER GIVE UP!" what a series!," she tweeted.
"NEVER GIVE UP!! EVER!" (Ciara's Twitter)
The Cardinals defeated the two-time American League champion Rangers Friday night.
The Cardinals won a remarkable World Series they weren't even supposed to reach, beating the Texas Rangers 6-2 in Game 7 on Friday night with another key hit by hometown star David Freese and six gutty innings from Chris Carpenter. A day after an epic Game 6 that saw them twice within one strike of elimination before winning 10-9 in the 11th inning, the Cardinals captured their 11th World Series crown. (MSNBC)