Cards in the News - Monday, May 9, 2005

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Game Write-Ups
"Cards hit . . .but take a hit"
By Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Lopsided win averts sweep by Padres"
By Joe Ostermeier, Belleville News-Democrat

"Big inning lifts Cards to victory"
By R. B. Fallstrom, The Associated Press/Springfield News-Leader

"Cardinals have their way with Padres"
By Nate Lasch, Special to MLB

"Mulder steps into rivalry with Dodgers"
By Nate Lasch, MLB

"New-look Dodgers are still winning"
By Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Notes: Pulse finds the rhythm"
By Nate Lasch,

"Early offensive onslaught is a 'welcome sight'"
By David Wilhelm, Belleville News-Democrat

"Thompson's debut a memory worth saving"
By David Wilhelm, Belleville News-Democrat

"Molina will sit out with sprained ankle"
By David Wilhelm, Belleville News-Democrat

"Molina expects to return quickly after suffering sprained left ankle"
By Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards make it easy on La Russa"
By Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards get bats knocking, fans rocking at Busch"
By Bernie Miklasz, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Reliever is both relieved, thrilled to get big league debut behind him"
By Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cardinals Team Report"
By Matthew Leach, MLB/Fox Sports

"Postcard from the road"
By Becky Zipfel, Fort Worth Star-Telegram

"Full deck of ‘Cards' "
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 10, Iowa Cubs 2
"Reyes tames Cubs, registers fourth win"
Special to Memphis Commercial Appeal

"Redbirds post 10 runs in win over Cubs"
- Memphis Cardinals press release

"Cards' future star baffles Iowa"
By Rob Gray, Des Moines Register

"Waiting on a shot"
By Don Wade, Memphis Commercial Appeal

AA – San Antonio Missions 4, Springfield Cardinals 2
"Missions cash in on Cards' miscues"
By Springfield News-Leader staff

"Missons hand Leek first loss "
- Springfield Cardinals press release

High-A – Fort Myers Miracle 5, Palm Beach Cardinals 1
"Cards commit 4 errors, Lose to Ft. Myers 5-1"
- Palm Beach Cardinals press release

Low-A – Quad Cities Swing 8, Clinton LumberKings 7
"Swing rally with slam"
By Quad-Cities Times staff

"Yarbrough's ninth-inning slam send Swing to thrilling win "
- Quad Cities Swing press release

"A team player, on and off the field"
By Steven Martens, Quad-Cities Times

"Baseball: It's the fountain of youth for timeless Nixon"
By Nick Gates, Knoxville News Sentinel

Elsewhere in Baseball
"Dodger Stadium becoming scary place these days"
By Steve Dilbeck, Los Angeles Daily News

"Cubs' team-wide malaise is concern"
By Ken Rosenthal, The Sporting News/Fox Sports

"MLB says it is not conducting own investigation"
By The Associated Press/Fox Sports

"Living in the unknown"
By Peter Gammons, Special to ESPN

"Pressure should be on Hendry, not Baker"
By Jay Mariotti, Chicago Sun-Times

"Conditional love"
By Tony Jackson, Los Angeles Daily News (Article on Jeff Kent from May 6, 2005)

"News, Notes and Quotes (May 9, 2005)"
By Aaron Gleeman, The Hardball Times

"Haren prepares for return to Boston"
By Joe Roderick, Contra Costa Times/Monterey County Herald

"Mazzilli shouldn't balk at drawing his lines in confronting umpires"
By Peter Schmuck, Baltimore Sun (Column on Kline's balk)

"Izenberg: A friendship still fresh yet as old as The Hill "
By Jerry Izenberg, Newark Star-Ledger (Berra and Garagiola)

"Drew is stung by LaRussa's book "
By Steve Henson, Los Angeles Times (Scroll down)

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