Cards in the News - Friday

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


Game Previews
"Morris and Cardinals ready for Nationals"
By Matthew Leach, MLB

"Up Next: Cards vs. Nationals"
By Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards ready to greet Nationals"
By Joe Ostermeier, Belleville News-Democrat

"Cards Dealing Just Fine"
By Les Carpenter, Washington Post

"PostCards: Weekly Q-and-A with Derrick Goold"
By Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Thompson is surprised by his rapid progress"
By Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"National Treasure: St. Louis welcomes Nationals"
By Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Molina's hot bat repays La Russa for his confidence"
By Bryan Burwell, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"La Russa's patience with Molina paying off"
By R. B. Fallstrom, The Associated Press/St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cardinals draw upon bench strength"
By Stephen A. Norris, MLB

"Cardinals report: Notes, quotes "
By The Sports Xchange, Sportsline

"Cardinals report: Inside pitch"
By The Sports Xchange, Sportsline

"Cardinals in position to make repeat runaway in NL Central"
By Tim Sassone, Arlington Heights Daily Herald

"Cardinals hit it big with acquisition of Mulder"
by Tony DeMarco, NBC Sports

"Ringolsby: Despite success, La Russa is not a favorite son in St. Louis"
By Tracy Ringolsby, Rocky Mountain Press

AAA – Tacoma Rainiers 2, Memphis Redbirds 0
"Tacoma tames Redbird offense"
By Our Press Services/Memphis Commercial Appeal

"Blast by Berger wins it for Redbirds" (Wednesday's game)
- Memphis Redbirds press release

"Through the looking glass"
By Darrin Beene, The (Tacoma) News Tribune

"Redbird adjusting to new role this season"
By Marlon W. Morgan, Memphis Commercial Appeal

AA – Frisco RoughRiders 3, Springfield Cardinals 2 (10)
"Two solo homers not enough for Cards"
By Springfield News-Leader staff

"Solo homers trip Cards"
- Springfield Cardinals press release

"Our Crash Davis?"
By Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader

High-A – Sarasota Reds 8, Palm Beach Cardinals 3
"Reds deal early in win over Cards"
By Curtis Williams, Sarasota Herald-Tribune

"Cardinals seeing red; Sarasota wins 10-2" (Wednesday's game)
- Palm Beach Cardinals press release

Low-A – Lansing Lugnuts 13, Swing of the Quad Cities 4
"Persistent Lugnuts finally crack Swing"
By Steve Batterson, Quad-City Times

"Ankiel's homer not enough"
- Swing of the Quad Cities press release

Other Minor League News
"Prospects: Cain, Davies & Huber"
By Matthew Pouliot, Rotoworld/Fox Sports

"Sox's No. 1 amateur draft deterrent: Agent Boras"
By Mark Gonzales, Chicago Tribune

Elsewhere in Baseball
"Baseball notebook: May 27"
Compiled by Knoxville News Sentinel staff

"Indians place Millwood on DL"
By The Associated Press/Fox Sports

"Dayn Perry's Mailbag: Astros duo bound for Cooperstown"
By Dayn Perry, Special to Fox Sports

"Ranking the Aces"
By Michael Lazarus, Special to Fox Sports

"Venezuelan shortstop legend Carrasquel dies at 77"
By Sportsline wire reports

"Comatose Cubs just mimicking Dusty "
By Jay Mariotti, Chicago Sun-Times

"Inside Dish: Astros could get plenty for Lidge"
By Ken Rosenthal, Sporting News/Fox Sports (Eckstein mention)

The Cardinal Nation Top Stories