CARDS IN THE NEWS - Thursday, April 21, 2005

Links to all the Cardinals news you'll need today.


Game Write-Ups
"Zambrano zaps Redbirds" by Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards' flubs mean loss to Cubs" by Joe Ostermeier, Belleville News-Democrat

"Agonizing victory for Cubs" by Paul Sullivan, The Chicago Tribune

"Cubs' win is a real pain" by Mike Kiley, Chicago Sun-Times

"This one really hurts for Cubs " by Bruce Miles, Arlington Heights Daily Herald

"Win's a downer: Cubs lose Garciaparra to groin injury " by Jeff Vorva, Chicago Daily Southtown

"Pujols' blast can't save opener with Cubs" by Matthew Leach, MLB

"Cards aim to split brief series with Cubs" by Matthew Leach, MLB

"Walker takes swing at working out the kinks" by Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cardinals take flight" by Stan McNeal, The Sporting News

"Notes: La Russa relishes rivalry" by Matthew Leach, MLB

"Taking flight: Cardinals' bats are back" by Julian Dickinson, Covers

"King chats with fans online" - MLB

"Book it: Cards, Cubs love to tangle" by Bernie Miklasz, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Zambrano gets a rare victory against Cards" by Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Linup shuffle shifts Rolen to No. 5 behind Edmonds" by David Wilhelm, Belleville News-Democrat(Pulsipher update)

"Morris feels good; Pulsipher improving" by Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Ex-Chiefs catcher shows maturity, if not offense" by Dave Reynolds, Peoria Journal Star

"Fox Sports video" by Fox Sports(Scroll down for link)

Cardinals Game Highlights by MLB (Scroll down to mid-page under heading "Sights and Sounds")

AAA - Memphis Redbirds 5, New Orleans Zephyrs 1
"Redbirds end slump" Special to the Commercial Appeal

"Redbirds End Drought With 5-1 Win" – Memphis Redbirds press release

AA - Springfield Cardinals 7, Wichita Wranglers 4
"Alvarez dominating; Cards going for .500" by Springfield News-Leader staff

"Cards' catcher out 8-10 weeks" by Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader

"Six-Run First Inning Sends Cards to WIn" – Springfield Cardinals press release

High-A – Vero Beach Dodgers 6, Palm Beach Cardinals 1
"Dodgers shut down Palm Beach Cardinals 7-0" by TCPalm staff

Low-A – Quad Cities Swing 2, Kane County Cougars 0
"Swing win second straight" by Quad-Cities Times staff

"Parisi, Swing shut out Cougars" – Quad Cities Swing press release

Elsewhere in Baseball
"Baseball briefs: April 21st" compiled by Knoxville News-Sentinel

"Stephen Drew to Sign with RiverSharks" by Phil Coale, The Associated Press/Most Valuable Network

"Garciaparra injures groin" by Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Garciaparra left to wonder: Who's got the voodoo doll?" by Phil Rogers, The Chicago Tribune

"Top prospects at first base are ... " by Dayn Perry, Special to Fox Sports

"Cubs pull together minus Sosa, ‘lemons' " by Gary Miller, Special to ESPN

"Ten Things I Didn't Know Last Week" by Studes, The Hardball Times

"Read my lips: Get me a passport out of overhyped Red Sox Nation" by Peter Schmuck, The Baltimore Sun

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