CARDS IN THE NEWS - April 10, 2005

Our new daily feature continues

Editor's note: Ray and I are pleased to welcome UConnCard, a.k.a. Leonda Markee to The Birdhouse, bringing her daily report of links to articles, video clips and all the news about the Cardinals organization from every corner of the web. Now, there's one more reason to make The Birdhouse your primary source for Cardinals news 365 days a year.

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Cardinals
"Phils hammer cranky Cardinals" by Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards toppled by visiting Phillies" by Matthew Leach, MLB
4/09/05 boxscore

"Floyd, Phils' bats cut Cards in rout" by Todd Zolecki, Philadelphia Inquirer

"This time, Cardinals stay buried" by David Wilhelm, Belleville News-Democrat

"Phils' rookie stops St. Louis" by R. B. Fallstrom, The Associated Press/Springfield News-Leader

"Notes: Mabry's availability limited" by Matthew Leach, MLB

"Trump Card: Mulder the ace" by Gerry Fraley, The Dallas Morning News

"Flores' day adds up to more than his numbers" by Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"In time, St. Louis will embrace new Cardinals" by Bernie Miklasz, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Getting outs is name of the game for Carpenter" by Joe Ostermeier, Belleville News-Democrat

"Diaz has plenty of ups and downs in first start" by David Wilhelm & Steve Korte, Belleville News-Democrat

"Rookie throttles Birds without best stuff" by Steve Korte, Belleville News-Democrat

Video
"Thome plays Cards" by Fox Sports(Scroll down for link)

"Rolen's great defense" by MLB(Scroll down to mid-page "Sights and Sounds" for link)

Minors
AAA - Memphis Redbirds 3, Oklahoma Redhawks 0
"Redbird pitchers sharp once more" by Don Wade, Memphis Commercial-Appeal
4/09/05 boxscore

"Redbirds postgame" by Don Wade, Memphis Commercial-Appeal

"Redbirds Shut Out Oklahoma, 3-0" – Memphis Redbirds press release

"9 Innings with Brandon Berger" – Memphis Redbirds website

AA – Arkansas Travelers 2, Springfield Cardinals 0
"Cards fall to 0-3 on road" by Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader
4/09/05 boxscore

"Too Much Ervin" – Springfield Cardinals press release

"Arkansas visit an old-home week for Maloney" by Todd Traub, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

"At last, let's root, root, root for the home team" by Mike O'Brien, Springfield News-Leader

High-A –Palm Beach Cardinals 5, Jupiter Hammerheads 0
"Lambert Dazzles in Victory over Jupiter" – Palm Beach Cardinals press release
4/09/05 boxscore

"Featured Player – Tom Nieto" – Palm Beach Cardinals website(Scroll down. This is a regular Palm Beach Cardinals feature during the season.)

Low-A –Quad Cities Swing 9, Beloit Snappers 0
"Haberer, Shepherd lead Swing to season's first win" by Quad-Cities Time staff
4/09/05 boxscore

"Swing Pound Snappers, 9-0" – Quad Cities Swing press release

Elsewhere in Baseball
"Slow start has Mets trying to avoid panic " by Charles Odum, The Associated Press/Fox Sports

"Baseball notebook: April 10" compiled by Knoxville News Sentinel staff

"Steroids aren't just for behemoths" from wire reports/Knoxville News Sentinel

"Cox always rising in East" by Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch/St. Paul Pioneer Press

"Mike Berardino column: April 9, 2005" by Mike Berardino, Florida Sun-Sentinel


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