Cards in the News - Sunday

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Cards in the News – Sunday, August 14, 2005

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Cardinals
Game Write-Ups
"Carpenter rolls to his 17th victory"
By Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Carpenter collects his 17th victory"
By The Associated Press/Belleville News-Democrat

"Carpenter has all the tools"
By Toni Ginnetti, Chicago Sun-Times

"Carpenter puts nail into Cubs"
By Paul Sullivan, Chicago Tribune

"Cardinals walk away with victory"
By Adam Rittenberg, Arlington Heights Daily Herald

"Carpenter quite the handyman"
By Mike Walsh, Chicago Daily Southtown

"Carpenter earns Majors-leading 17th win"
By Matthew Leach, MLB
boxscore

Other
"Sunday night special for Cards, Cubs"
By Matthew Leach, MLB

"Cardinals-Cubs Preview"
By The Associated Press/Fox Sports

"Notes: La Russa praises Eckersley"
By Matthew Leach, MLB

"They're all big now for Cubs"
By Chris De Luca, Chicago Sun Times

"Williamson's comeback not easy"
By Adam Rittenberg, Arlington Heights Daily Herald (Don't miss the section on Tavarez hitting Nomar)

"Bench writing quite a story for Cards"
By Mike Bauman, MLB

"Cards Insider: Bonus bucks help Birds feather nest"
By Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Hit-and-run plays are proving to be bang-up strategy"
By Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Stars of the game count down days"
By Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Take 5: Top Cards Closers"
By Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cards want October punch"
By Kevin Baxter, Miami Herald

"Cardinals all about playing 'a hard nine' "
By Phil Rogers, Special to ESPN

"LLOYD GRAY: A station, a 'nation,' and an era's end"
By Lloyd Gray, Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

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

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

Minors
AAA - Memphis Redbirds 11, Nashville Sounds 2
"Gall, Berger homers finish Redbirds' skid"
By Jim Masilak, Memphis Commercial Appeal
boxscore

"Redbirds postgame"
By Jim Masilak, Memphis Commercial Appeal

"Berger, Gall have two-homer games"
By Nate Freiberg, MLB

" ‘Birds Crush Sounds, 11-2"
- Memphis Redbirds press release

AA – Springfield Cardinals 8, Midland Rockhounds 6
"Bolivar sparks Cards to victory"
By Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader
boxscore

"Cards Take 2 of 3 with Win"
- Springfield Cardinals press release

"Nelson making himself at home"
By Kary Booher, Springfield News-Leader (Don't miss)

High-A – Palm Beach Cardinals 12, Vero Beach Dodgers 7
"Cardinals' big finish knocks off Dodgers"
By TC Palm staff
boxscore

Low-A – Swing of the Quad Cities
"Swing and Chiefs Postponed - Rained out after two innings; Twin bill scheduled for tomorrow "
- Swing of the Quad Cities press release

Short-A – New Jersey Cardinals 7, Hudson Valley Renegades 5
"Top draftee Townsend roughed up"
By Kevin Witt, Times Herald-Record
boxscore

Rookie – Johnson City Cardinals
Postponed due to rain

Other Minor League News
"AFL announces 2005 schedule"
By MLB

Elsewhere in Baseball
"Notebook: Eckersley's number retired by A's"
Compiled by Memphis Commercial Appeal staff

"Around The NL: GM Hendry rises to defense of Baker"
Compiled by Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Around The AL: It's a Royal mess in Kansas City"
Compiled by Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

At the Birdhouse
"The Famous Chicken"
By Peter Handrinos, Special to The Birdhouse

"Debunking the Reasons Against Pujols for MVP"
By Brian Walton

"New Jersey Scouting Report"
By Brian Walton (subscription)

"Exclusive Interview - Blake Hawksworth"
By Brian Walton (subscription)

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

"Birdhouse Players of the Month Awards - July, 2005"
By Leonda Markee (subscription)

"Birdhouse Pitchers of the Month Awards - July 2005"
By Leonda Markee (subscription)