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Cards in the News – Wednesday, September 07, 2005

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Cardinals
Game Write-Ups
"Rusch befuddles Cardinals"
By Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Not perfect, but close enough"
By Joe Ostermeier, Belleville News-Democrat

"Rusch pitches Cubs past Cardinals"
By R. B. Fallstrom, The Associated Press/Springfield News-Leader

"A rare success inside Busch"
By Paul Sullivan, Chicago Tribune

"Six perfect innings, Lee's 40th, help Rusch end skid"
By Chris De Luca, Chicago Sun-Times

"Cards make a late run at Cubs, but fall"
By Stephen A. Norris, MLB
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Other
"Old Busch hosts Cubs for one last time"
By Matthew Leach, MLB

"Cubs-Cardinals Preview"
By The Associated Press/Fox Sports

"Carpenter named NL Player of Week"
By Jeremy Smith, MLB

"Notes: Better late than never"
By Mattew Leach, MLB

"New faces in Cardinals clubhouse"
By Joe Ostermeier, Belleville News-Democrat

"Call-ups are hoping to learn by watching"
By Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards promote Wainwright to majors"
By Murray Poole, The Brunswick News

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

Minors
AA – Springfield Cardinals
"Springfield a home away from home for Cards"
By Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader

"GM: Passionate fans marked first season"
Q & A with Springfield GM Matt Gifford by Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader

"Inaugural season witness to future MLB stars"
By Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader

"Season snapshots"
By Springfield News-Leader staff

"Big things in store — again — for Ankiel"
By Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader

High-A – Palm Beach Cardinals 4, Vero Beach Dodgers 3
"Cards rally from three runs down; take Game One 4-3"
- Palm Beach Cardinals press release
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"Vero Beach Dodgers fizzle after fast start in opener"
By Vero Beach Press-Journal staff/TC Palm

"Cards shock Dodgers in Game 1"
By Marissa Rega, MLB

Low-A – Swing of the Quad Cities
"Clinton,Quad-Cities anxious for fresh start"
By Steve Batterson, Quad-City Times

"Playoff Preview: Swing vs. LumberKings"
- Swing of the Quad Cities press release

"Swing, Red Cross to Aid Katrina Victims"
- Swing of the Quad Cities press release

Short-A – New Jersey Cardinals 5, Staten Island Yankees 3
" NJ Cardinals: Cards down Staten Island, 5-3by New Jersey Herald staff"

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Other Minor League News
"MLB Draft 2005: Grading The First Round"
By Todd Morgan, Oakland Clubhouse at Scout (subscription) (from Sept. 2nd)

"MLB Draft 2005: Grading The Supplemental 1st Round"
By Todd Morgan, Oakland Clubhouse at Scout (subscription)

Elsewhere in Baseball
"Baseball notes: September 7, 2005"
Compiled by Memphis Commercial Appeal staff

"McClendon's firing is unrelated to fracas"
By Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Chicago Cubs: Cracks in the foundation"
By Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Power Rankings: Cards cruising toward playoffs, atop rankings"
By Dayn Perry, Special to Fox Sports

"Source: Bonds scuffled with Christiansen"
By The Associated Press/Fox Sports

"Small miracle that seems heaven-sent"
By Ken Davidoff, Newsday (from September 4th)

"Leyland, among others, candidates for opening"
By Joe Rutter, Pittsburgh Tribune Review

"Signing reliever DeJean top priority for Rockies"
By Troy E. Renck, Denver Post

"Walks Won't Haunt"
By Aaron Gleeman, The Hardball Times

At the Birdhouse
"This Week in the Minors"
By Leonda Markee (subscription)

"Cards and Cy Young Award – As Rare as Hen's Teeth"
By Jerry Modene

"The Springfield Cardinals Report"
By John Brayfield


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