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Cards in the News – April 22, 2006


Game Write-Ups
"Pujols comes out hammering"
by Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Pujols' bat sparks Cards"
by Joe Ostermeier, Belleville News-Democrat

"Cards drop Lee-less Cubs"
by R. B. Fallstrom, The Associated Press/Springfield News-Leader

"Cubs never get a chance"
by Mike Kiley, Chicago Sun-Times

"New Busch, old outcome for Cubs"
by Paul Sullivan, Chicago Tribune

"Rocky start to life after D-Lee"
by Bruce Miles, Arlington Heights Daily Herald (from the 21st)

"Pujols' 11th homer propels Cards"
by Nate Latsch, Special to MLB

Game Previews
"Cubs-Cards Preview"
by The Associated Press/Fox Sports

"Ponson tries to build on strong start"
by Nate Latsch, Special to MLB

More on the Cardinals
"Media Views: Will Redbirds fly off free TV?"
by Dan Caesar, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards' outfield starts to click"
by Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Mabry's at home now, but he could end up at first"
by Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Playing their Cards right - some cash in"
by Jake Wagman, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards Notebook: Ankiel faces decision after testing his knee"
by Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Bernie Bits: Fans ripping Pujols make no sense at all"
by Bernie Miklasz, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Rodriguez gets start for Cards"
by David Wilhelm, Belleville News-Democrat

"Pujols ‘probably best in the game' "
by Bruce Miles, Arlington Heights Daily Herald

"Pujols reaches 1,000 hits with homer"
by Nate Lasch, Special to MLB

"Notes: Rodriguez back in lineup"
by Nate Lasch, Special to MLB

At the Birdhouse
"Cubdom Visits the New Busch Stadium"
by Pete Khazen

"Jason Scott's Cardinals Prospect Report"
by Jason Scott (subscription)

"Lee and Rolen – The Parallels"
by Brian Walton

"Cardinals Tickets Remain"
by Brian Walton

"Game Observations – Friday – Cards 9-3"
by Brian Walton (subscription)

The Blogsphere
"Keeping It Intact"
by Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader

"Game 17 Open Thread: April 22, 2006"
by lboros, Viva El Birdos

"Cards tame Cubs"
by Fox Sports(Scroll down for link)

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

AAA - Memphis Redbirds 6, Oklahoma RedHawks 4
"Redbirds Slam RedHawks, 6-4"
by Kyle Parkinson, Memphis Redbirds

"Redbirds Postgame"
by Jim Masilak, Memphis Commercial Appeal

AA – Springfield Cardinals 4, Tulsa Drillers 3
"Cardinals go down to the wire again"
by Kyle Neddenriep, Springfield News-Leader (also includes ‘Cardinals Report')

"Cards Win Again in 9th"
- Springfield Cardinals press release

"Cards stop Drillers' streak"
- Tulsa Drillers press release

High-A – Palm Beach Cardinals 3, St. Lucie Mets 0
" Palm Beach silences St. Lucie Mets"
by TC Palm staff

"Mather contributes to Cards hot start"
- Palm Beach Cardinals press release

Low-A – Swing of the Quad Cities 7, Fort Wayne Wizards 3
"Late homers by Roth, Wilkerson lift Swing"
by Quad-City Times staff

"A Pair of Late Longballs Lift Swing"
- Swing of the Quad Cities press release

"Jimenez rounds into form despite loss for Wizards"
by Sarah Trotto, Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette

Short-A – State College Spikes


" Promotional schedule set for Spikes"
by Centre Daily Times staff

Elsewhere in Baseball
"Baseball briefs: April 22"
compiled by Knoxville News Sentinel staff

"Toronto's A.J. Burnett leaves Friday's start with sore elbow"
by The Associated Press/St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Misery loves company? No, just Cubs"
by Jay Mariotti, Chicago Sun-Times

"MLB objects to Forbes' estimates"
by The Associated Press/Belleville News-Democrat

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