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Cards in the News – December 22, 2005


General Interest
"Ponson: From jail to the Birds"
By Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Signing Ponson seems desperate"
By Bernie Miklasz, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Second Chances and Tempered Expectations"
- Cardinals Diaspora Blog

"sid's sims… "
- Viva El Birdos Blog

"Cards add depth by signing Daubach and Ponson"
By David Wilhelm, Belleville News-Democrat

"Ponson joins Cards on busy day"
By Matthew Leach, MLB

"Ponson looks forward to fresh start"
By Matthew Leach, MLB

"Mailbag: Deal should be good for Cards"
By Matthew Leach, MLB

"Ponson comes clean"
By Roch Kubatko, Baltimore Sun

"Ponson, Cardinals OK deal for 1 year "
By Roch Kubatko, Baltimore Sun

"Biggest Contract Blunders"
- SI (not all baseball)

AAA - Memphis Redbirds
"Cardinal Caravan Headed to Memphis"
- Memphis Redbirds press release

"Redbirds will have new look"
By Jim Masilak, Memphis Commercial Appeal

AA – Springfield Cardinals
"2006 Spirit Team & Mascot Try-Outs"
- Springfield Cardinals press release

Low-A – Swing of the Quad Cities
"Cardinals Caravan Returns to JOD"
- Swing of the Quad Cities press release

Other Minor League News
"Skylands back in the game"
By Stefan Bondy, New Jersey Herald

Elsewhere in Baseball
"Cubs after Tejada, could move Prior"
By Ken Rosenthal, Fox Sports

"Yankees, Red Sox hit with luxury taxes"
By The Associated Press/Fox Sports

"2005 General Manager Roundtable"
By Alan Schwarz, Baseball America

"Change of scenery: Giants finally acquire Finley, trade Alfonzo to Angels"
By The Associated Press/SI

"Daily Graphing: Jacque Jones"
By David Appelman, The Hardball Times

"Left on Base"
By Dave Studeman, The Hardball Times (Very good read)

At the Birdhouse
"Cardinals Sign Outfielder Larry Bigbie"
By Ray Mileur

"Ponson: Too Much, Too Soon, Not Too Late?"
By Brian Walton

"Good Knight, Sir Sidney"
By Jody Madron

"Forty Days, Forty Nights, Forty Prospects"
By The Birdhouse staff

"Cardinals Prospect #19 - Cory Doyne"
By The Birdhouse staff (subscription)

"Ask The Insiders"
By Ray Mileur and Brian Walton

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