Cards in the News - Friday

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


Game Write-Ups
"Marquis' funk fuels Phillies"
By Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Myers tames St. Louis; Marquis struggles"
By Rob Maaddi, The Associated Press/Springfield News-Leader

"Thome-free lineup is doing just fine"
By Marcus Hayes, Philadelphia Daily News

"Phillies handle Cards"
By Mike Olshin, The Trenton Times

"Marquis' control off in loss to Phillies"
By Matthew Leach, MLB

"Mulder gets nod in opener vs. Royals"
By Matthew Leach, MLB

"Royals try to end skid vs. Cards, NL clubs"
By Springfield News-Leader staff

"I-70 series: How about Anheuser-Busch vs. Wal-Mart?"
By Wright Thompson, The Kansas City Star

"Up Next: Cards at Kansas City (Interleague)"
By St. Louis Post-Dispatch staff

"Quick hits: Royals vs. Cards"
By Matt LaWell, MLB

"Notes: Molina catching fire at plate"
By Matthew Leach, MLB

"King slumps, strives to regain his command"
By Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Walker sits out, sore back slows Mabry"
By Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Reid visits La Russa" and "Cards lanquish in Philly"
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 2, Portland Beavers 0
"Redbirds' Reyes blanks Beavers"
By Our Press Services/Memphis Commercial Appeal

"Redbirds 2, Beavers 0"
By The Associated Press/KGW TV

"Redbirds' Reyes pitches one-hitter"
By Daren Smith, MLB

AA – Springfield Cardinals 7, Arkansas Travelers 5
"Cards slam door on Travelers"
By Scott Puryear, Springfield News-Leader

"Travelers left stranded in loss"
By Arkansas Democrat-Gazette staff

"Five-run fifth inning lifts Cards to 7-5 win"
- Springfield Cardinals press release

High-A – Palm Beach Cardinals 1, Lakeland Tigers 0
"Cardinals pitchers combine for shutout against first place Lakeland"
- Palm Beach Cardinals press release

"L-Tigers Fall to Palm Beach, 1-0"
By David Yates, The Ledger

Low-A – Swing of the Quad Cities 2, Burlington Bees 1
"Swing rally for victory"
By Quad-City Times staff

"Swing win a pitcher's duel"
- Swing of the Quad-Cities press release

"Hall of Famer Fergie Jenkins at John O'Donnell Monday"
- Swing of the Quad-Cities press release

"Bees Bullpen Falters in Loss to Swing"
- Burlington Bees/Our Sports Central

Other Minor League News
"Prospects: Weeks, Dan Johnson & Wainwright"
By Matthew Pouliot, Rotoworld/Fox Sports

Elsewhere in Baseball
"Baseball briefs: May 20"
Compiled by Knoxville News Sentinel staff

"Royal Jesters: KC's Rise and Fall"
By Roger Hensley, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"It's never to early to provide some awards"
By Dayn Perry, Special to Fox Sports

"Braves' Thomson out up to three months"
By The Associated Press/Fox Sports

"10 current stars who won't make the Hall"
By Kevin Hench, Special to Fox Sports

"Indians' Crisp could miss three months"
By The Associated Press/Fox Sports

"Clemens has unique way of inspiring"
By Richard Justice, Houston Chronicle

"Blackmail Black Knights and Black Humor"
By John Brattain, The Hardball Times

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