Cards in the News - Thursday

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Cards in the News – Thursday, October 13, 2005

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Game Write-Ups
"Carpenter, Cards squeeze Astros"
By Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Sanders steps up again"
By Joe Ostermeier, Belleville News-Democrat

"Cardinals strike quickly in NLCS"
By Mike Lopresti, Gannett News Service, Springfield News-Leader

"Lefty slowed by swollen knee"
By Jose De Jesus Ortiz, Houston Chronicle

"Astros drop opener to Cardinals"
By Alyson Footer, MLB

"Cardinals' Carpenter back to dominant ways, carves out gem"
By R. B. Fallstrom, The Associated Press/Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

"Cardinals too much for Houston"
By Don Wade, Memphis Commercial Appeal

"Cards pick apart Astros in Game 1"
By Matthew Leach, MLB
boxscore

Other
"Mulder's arm ready for Game 2"
By Thomas Harding, MLB

"La Russa tinkers with lineup"
By Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Nunez savors first postseason"
By Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"NLCS Game 1 Recap"
By St. Louis Post-Dispatch staff

"The Sandman swings into action, puts Astros to bed"
By Bernie Miklasz, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"In chess match with Astros, La Russa takes Garner's king"
By Bryan Burwell, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Arm has improved, so Mulder will start"
By Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Marquis considers relief role a demotion"
By Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"PostCards: Oct. 12, 2005"
By Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Pettitte fails to steal one on the road"
By Tom Timmermann, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Bagwell remains vital in new role"
By Tom Timmermann, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Have marker, will scrawl at stadium"
By Dan O'Neill, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Molina brothers try their hand at cutting a baseball record"
By Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Carpenter pitches a great 8"
By David Wilhelm, Belleville News-Democrat

"Cardinals again make big plays on defense"
By Rod Kloeckner, Belleville News-Democrat

"Mulder recovers from being hit by drive in arm"
By Rod Kloeckner, Belleville News-Democrat

" Eckstein once again applies a big spark for Redbirds"
By David Wilhelm and Joe Ostermeier, Belleville News-Democrat

" Pettitte handed rare postseason loss"
By Norm Sanders, Belleville News-Democrat

"Oswalt brings power, maturity to mound"
By Norm Sanders, Belleville News-Democrat

"Mulder ready to roll in first LCS appearance"
By Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader

"Burke continues to flex some muscle"
By Brian McTaggart, Houston Chronicle

"Berkman's best shot finds double trouble"
By Neil Hohlfeld, Houston Chronicle

"Mulder savoring chance to finally pitch in LCS"
By Brian McTaggart, Houston Chronicle

"Sanders sizzling in October"
By Dale Robertson, Houston Chronicle

"Astros' bag of tricks not enough this time"
By Richard Justice, Houston Chronicle

"Little things add up to loss"
By John P. Lopez, Houston Chronicle

"Astros unable to cash in on chances"
By Stephen A. Norris, MLB

"Opener not dandy for Andy"
By Barry M. Bloom, MLB

"Astros find themselves in familiar spot"
By Jim Molony, MLB

"Tough start to NLCS"
By Chris Burke, Houston Astros, as told to Alyson Footer, MLB

"Notes: Comfortable as underdogs"
By Alyson Footer, MLB

"Astros' silent star ready for Cards"
By Barry M. Bloom, MLB

"Carpenter flashes Cy Young form"
By Thomas Harding, MLB

"Sanders does it again for Cards"
By John Schlegel, MLB

"It's all fundamental for the Cards"
By John Schlegel, MLB

"Game 1 to the good guys"
By John Rodriguez, St. Louis Cardinals, as told to Matthew Leach, MLB

"Cardinals short hops"
By Stephen A. Norris, MLB

"Notes: Suppan to start Game 4"
By Matthew Leach, MLB

"Cardinals notebook: Injury dictates Suppan's start "
By Don Wade, Memphis Commercial Appeal

"Team Report: Inside Slant"
At Fox Sports

"Team Report: Notes and Quotes"
At Fox Sports

"Pedal to the metal helps King arrive in time for Game 1"
By The Associated Press/Fox Sports

"Don't feed your No. 1 hurler to these birds"
By Ken Rosenthal, Fox Sports

"Cardinals thrive on the details"
By Gene Wojciechowski, ESPN

"Money talks ... when Pettitte doesn't"
By Buster Olney, ESPN

"Closer Look: Cardinals back up Carpenter with stellar defense"
By Daniel Habib, SI

"Mulder prepared to flex his biceps"
By Hal Pilger, Springfield Journal-Register

Audio/Video
"Game 1 for the Birds" and "Reg-gie, Reg-gie!"
by Fox Sports(Scroll down for link)

Cardinals Game Highlights
by MLB

Minors
Arizona Fall League – Surprise Scorpions 10, Mesa Solar Sox 1
"Smith remains hot for Scorpions"
By Michael Echan, MLB
boxscore

Short-A – New Jersey Cardinals
"State College must refocus after securing a franchise"
By Guy Cipriano, Williamsport Sun-Gazette

Other Minor League News
"Johnson to manage U.S. Olympic team"
By Barry M. Bloom, MLB (Rick Eckstein, David's brother, is also on the staff)

"Drew named AFL Player of Week"
By Darren Smith, MLB

"Top prospect picks Jaguars"
By Tommy Hicks, Mobile Register (LHP, Former HS teammate of Colby Rasmus)

Elsewhere in Baseball
"Baseball notebook: October 13"
Compiled by Knoxville News Sentinel staff

"Crede's 9th-inning hit beats Angels"
By Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Useless Information Department: In the playoffs, anything goes"
By Jayson Stark, ESPN

"No Yankees, no Red Sox, no problem"
By Mike Lopresti, Gannett News Service/USA Today

"Player-Seasonal Notation, 1946-2005"
By Steve Treder, The Hardball Times

"How would Cubs cope with Buehrle nirvana?"
By Mike Nadel, Copley News Service/Springfield Journal-Register

At the Birdhouse
"National League Championship Series Preview"
By Guy Papadopoulos, Guest Columnist, Rotoworld/The Birdhouse

"Ask The Insiders"
By Ray Mileur and Brian Walton

"NLCS Game One Postgame Audio Interviews"
By Brian Walton (subscription)


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