Cards in the News - Friday

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Cards in the News – Friday, October 07, 2005

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Cardinals
Game Write-Ups
"Redbirds play small ball to take 2-0 series lead against Padres"
By Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards push Padres to the brink"
By Joe Ostermeier, Belleville News-Democrat

"St. Louis Cardinals one victory away"
By R. B. Fallstrom, The Associated Press/Springfield News-Leader

"Dark shadows"
By Tom Krasovic, San Diego Union-Tribune

"San Diego struggles to find big hit"
By Lyle Spencer, MLB

"St. Louis wins, soundly"
By Don Wade, Memphis Commercial-Appeal

"Cards win Game 2 with small ball"
By Matthew Leach, MLB
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Other
"Cards are go-go, retro and rocking the house"
By Bernie Miklasz, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"King's father dies after cancer battle"
By Joe Strauss and Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Randa fails to sink Mulder"
By Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Flores' work answers big question"
By Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Padres can't score a knockout"
By Tom Timmermann, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Former Cards minor leaguer has rough game"
By Tom Timmermann, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Pain helps bring out Mulder's best"
By David Wilhelm, Belleville News-Democrat

"Padres fail to take advantage early"
By Rod Kloeckner, Belleville News-Democrat

"Cardinals more than double the fun"
By David Wilhelm, Belleville News-Democrat

"Mulder strikes back"
By Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader

"Taxi tales"
by Chris Jenkins, San Diego Union-Tribune

"Stations lost this baseball in the sun"
By Jay Posner, San Diego Union-Tribune

"Padres' low profile leads to late-night start time"
By Jay Posner, San Diego Union-Tribune (Excellent article on explaining the Saturday time slots)

"Cards put on fielding clinic"
By Tom Krasovic, San Diego Union-Tribune

"Mulder a big target when he's on hill for Cardinals"
By Chris Jenkins, San Diego Union-Tribune

"Johnson is overmatched in first effort"
By Bill Center, San Diego Union-Tribune

"Astacio deserved better fate"
By Bill Center, San Diego Union-Tribune

"Padres' defense looks defenseless"
By Barry M. Bloom, MLB

"Padres need to reach into reserve"
By Eric Young, San Diego Padres, as told to Lyle Spencer, MLB

"Mulder shakes off injury to pitch gem"
By Stephen A. Norris, MLB

"Cards double their pleasure"
By Ken Gurnick, MLB

"Being up 2-0 is tremendous"
By John Rodriguez, St. Louis Cardinals, as told to Matthew Leach, MLB

"Cardinals short hops"
By Ken Gurnick, MLB

"Small ball works for Cards, not Pads"
By John Schlegel, MLB

NLDS Blogs: Cardinals vs. Padres
By MLB beat writers, St. Louis Cardinals website

"Notes: Eldred ponders future"
By Matthew Leach, MLB

"Cardinals put squeeze on sinking Padres"
By Jerry Crasnick, ESPN

"Closer Look: Cardinals keep clicking as Padres show desperation"
By Albert Chen, SI

"Cardinals making little things pay off vs. Padres"
By Gary Graves, USA Today

"Playing Small Pays Off in a Big Way for the Cardinals"
By Pat Borzi, New York Times

"There's no defense for San Diego's fielding"
By Jeff Passan, Kansas City Star

"St. Louis does the little things"
By Tracy Ringolsby, Rocky Mountain News

Audio/Video
"Mulder, Cards take 2-0 lead" and "Cardinals closer to sweep"
by Fox Sports(Scroll down for link)

Cardinals Game 2 Highlights
by MLB(Scroll down)

Minors
Arizona Fall League – Surprise Scorpions
Scheduled Off Day

AAA - Memphis Redbirds
"PCL Chat with Jim Callis"
- Baseball America

"Reyes Makes Prospect List"
- Memphis Redbirds press release

High-A – Palm Beach Cardinals
"Area minor league update: Haberer enjoys taste of a league title"
By Randy Reinhardt, Bloomington Pantagraph

Other Minor League News
"2005 Top 20 Prospects: International League"
By Chris Kline, Baseball America

"Tides' Oberkfell named Manager of the Year"
- New York Mets press release

"Mailbag: Pitchers on fast track"
By Jonathan Mayo, MLB (Anthony Reyes mentioned)

Elsewhere in Baseball
" Youthful Braves rattle crusty Clemens, Astros"
By Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Frank Talk From Gagne"
By Steve Henson, Los Angeles Times

"Brewers' work has just begun"
By Tom Haudricourt, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel

"Macha to interview with Bucs"
By Joe Rutter, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

"Washington, Gonzalez on club's short list"
By Joe Capozzi, Palm Beach Post

"Hart Intrigued By Rays' GM Post"
By Joe Henderson, Tampa Tribune

"D-Backs' hunt for GM is on"
By Bob McManaman, The Arizona Republic

"10 World Series matchups worth watching"
By Dayn Perry, Special to Fox Sports

"Griffey, Giambi named Comeback Players of the Year"
By wire report, SI

"Playoff clubs sit atop the pay scale"
By Hal Bodley, USA Today

At the Birdhouse
"Baseball Men - The Independent"
By Peter Handrinos

"Twin Padre Killings on Record Pace"
By Brian Walton

"StL. Cardinals Post Season History"
By Ray Mileur (subscription)

"Scouting Report - Woody Williams"
By Ray Mileur (subscription)

"From The Padres Press Box - Game #2 NLDS"
By Ray Mileur (subscription)

"Thursday Interviews – TLR, Mulder & Eckstein"
By Brian Walton (subscription)

"Scouting Reports: Jaime Garcia and Edgar Lara"
By Jason Scott (subscription)

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