Angels go for second victory vs. TEX tonight in Anaheim (7:05 PST; UPN 13)
Cardinals look for second win of series tomorrow vs. Brew Crew at New Busch (4:05 PST)
Busch Stadium photos are overflowing in the "Photos" section!
Countdown to ALCS Rematch: Angels vs. Ch (Apr 28/06)
April 9, 2006 - Busch Stadium 5 Old Busch...New Busch
ANGELS RECORD: 4-3
CARDINALS RECORD: 4-3
The Angels and Cardinals had extremely different starts, but their records are the same. Why? The Cardinals started out on a tear, with Albert Pujols leading the sweep in Philly, but then dropped all three in Chicago. They will go for a 2nd win tomorrow in St. Louis. The Halos, on the other hand, started off ice cold, dropping two of three at SAFECO, but then followed with two straight W's against the Bronx Bombers. The Angels will go a sweep this series against the Texas Rangers
Cardinals win in first game at Busch against the Milwaukee Brewers, 6-4, in front of a sellout crowd.
Cards will christen new Busch Stadium against undefeated Brewers.
John Rodriguez makes first start, in for Juan Encarnacion, against the Cubs.
Angels continue homestand against Rangers on Monday.
Kelvim Escobar may miss next start with broken fingernail.
STL & LAA TRANSACTIONS (April):
(4/2) Angels purchased OF/DH Tim Salmon's contract
(4/2) Angels designated RHP Scott Dunn for assignment
(4/3) Cardinals designated 2B Junior Spivey for assignment
(4/3) Cardinals purchased INF Scott Spezio's contract
(4/3) Cardinals purchased RHP Josh Hancock's contract