CARDS IN THE NEWS - Friday, April 22, 2005

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


Game Write-Ups
"Carpenter drills Cubs" by Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Carpenter crafts a masterpiece" by David Wilhelm, Belleville News-Democrat

"Power drain with regulars missing" by Paul Sullivan, The Chicago Tribune

"Carpenter has it nailed down" by Mike Kiley, Chicago Sun-Times

"Carpenter masters Cubs again " by Bruce Miles, Arlington Heights Daily Herald

"Rolen backs Carpenter's complete game" by Matthew Leach, MLB

"Cards kick off home series with Astros" by Matthew Leach, MLB

"Notes: Molina takes streaks in stride" by Matthew Leach

"Cards, Cubs replaying familiar roles" by Mike Bauman, MLB

"La Russa embodies Cardinals' winning ways" by Gary Thorne, USA Today

"Cardinals have yet to hit their stride at plate" by Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Hitting fourth or fifth is a numbers game to Rolen" by Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards are making same pitch to win as last year" by Bernie Miklasz, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Rolen's bat begins to thaw out at plate" by David Wilhelm & Rod Kloeckner, Belleville News-Democrat

"Carpenter's tools work against Cubs" by Rod Kloeckner, Belleville News-Democrat

"Not all gloomy with Cubs" by Phil Rogers, The Chicago Tribune(Carpenter)

"Carpenter nails Cubs " 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
Game #1 - Memphis Redbirds 4, New Orleans Zephyrs 2

Game #2 – New Orleans Zephyrs 9, Memphis Redbirds 1

"'Birds, Zephyrs split" by Memphis Commercial Appeal press services

AA – Wichita Wranglers 15, Springfield Cardinals 6
"Cards leave Wichita with loss" by Springfield News-Leader staff

"Cards Drop Series Finale to Wranglers" – Springfield Cardinals press release

High-A – Palm Beach Cardinals 7, St. Lucie Mets 2
"Mets fall to the Cardinals 7-2" – St. Lucie Mets press release

Low-A – Quad Cities Swing 7, Kane County Cougars 5
"Swing win third straight" – Quad Cities Swing press release

"It's not in Cards for RHS grad" by Vernon Redd, Palladium-Item

"Clapp and Kusiewicz join Cracker-Cats" – Our Sports Central

"Don't call me Richard!" by Scott Zerr, Edmonton Sun

Elsewhere in Baseball
"Baseball notes: April 22nd"

"10 reasons to enjoy watching Clemens " by Elliott Kalb, Special to Fox Sports

"Scouting the game: the little things " by The Sporting News staff/Fox Sports

"Insider: Their starts beg the question -- who are these guys?" by Scott Miller, Sportsline

"Hardball Questions: Richard Pound" by Ben Jacobs, The Hardball Times

"Yale's foursome fearsome from the hill " by Sean O'Rourke, New Haven Register(Their head is a former Cardinal)

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