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Cards in the News – April 5, 2006


Game Previews
"Mulder ready to take ball against Phillies"
by Matthew Leach, MLB

"Cardinals-Phillies Preview"
by The Associated Press/Fox Sports

Memphis-Springfield Exhibition Game/New Stadium
"Thumbs Up! New Busch earns accolades"
by Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Fans soak up sights at Busch"
by Elizabeth Holland, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"New Busch opens for business"
by David Wilhelm, Belleville News-Democrat

"Cards, Redbirds christen new Busch"
by Brian Doolittle, Special to MLB

"Cardinals' new stadium has familiar feel for Memphis fans"
by Jim Masilak, Memphis Commercial Appeal

"A night to remember"
by Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader (Includes ‘boxscore' at end)

"Springfieldians christen new Busch Stadium"
by Steve Koehler, Springfield News-Leader

"Springfield Helps Open Busch with Win"
- Springfield Cardinals pres release

"New St. Louis ballpark gets high marks"
by Jim Salter, The Associated Press/Seattle Post Intelligencer

More on the Cardinals
"Grooved pitch to Rollins stirs talk in Philly"
by Bernie Miklasz, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Birthday present is early for Rolen"
by Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards Notebook: Eckstein's knee OK"
by Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Schumaker's play is no prank"
by Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards try to lessen radio gap"
by Dan Caesar, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"La Russa won't pitch around Rollins"
by The Associated Press/Belleville News-Democrat

"Schumaker in the mix for Cardinals"
by Matthew Leach, MLB

At the Birdhouse
"Mulder Takes The Mound For Game Two"
by Ray Mileur

"More 2006 Cards TV News – 28 Games in HD"
by Brian Walton

The Blogsphere
"Just hours away"
by Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader

"flood stage"
by Iboros, Viva El Birdos

Busch Stadium Exhibition
by MLB(Scroll down to mid-page under heading "Sights and Sounds", just below is a photo gallery)

Photos: ‘Exhibition baseball' and ‘Fans at Busch opener'
- St. Louis Post-Dispatch (Link to front page, click on two separate links for photos)

Exhibition Photos
- Belleville News-Democrat (direct link)

Busch Stadium debut photo gallery
- Springfield News-Leader (direct link)

AAA - Memphis Redbirds
"Being shut out of Busch opener is Daubach's latest bad break"
by Joe Ostermeier, Belleville News-Democrat

High-A – Palm Beach Cardinals
2006 Palm Beach Cardinals roster
- Palm Beach Cardinals website

"Palm Beach Cardinals ready to defend FSL title"
by Mike English, TC Palm

"Maude closes out Cardinals spring training"
by Mike English, TC Palm

Low-A – Swing of the Quad Cities
"Controversy brewing around Quad Cities baseball team"
by Radio Iowa

" City to discuss Swing debt, liquor license"
by Steve Batterson, Quad-City Times

Elsewhere in Baseball
"Baseball briefs: April 5th"
compiled by Knoxville News-Sentinel staff

"Baseball average salary closing in on $3M"
by Ronald Blum, The Associated Press/Belleville News-Democrat

"WADA couldn't conduct baseball drug tests"
by Ronald Blum, The Associated Press/Belleville News-Democrat

"White Sox will remain well-armed"
by Barry Rozner, Arlington Heights Daily Herald

"It's all good if Clemens is truly history"
by Richard Justice, Houston Chronicle

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