September 10, 2008

seMissourian.com: Story: Cards rally to 4-3 win against the Cubs

seMissourian.com: Story: Cards rally to 4-3 win against the Cubs: "Highly agitated, Chicago Cubs manager Lou Piniella rolled up his sleeves during a postgame news conference to illustrate a point. The fiery manager wants his players to roll up their sleeves, too, and finish off the competition in the NL Central.

'We're playing like we're waiting to get beat,' Piniella said after a 4-3 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night. 'You don't have a big enough lead in September to play ball like that.'"

4thebirds...
... A game summary including Piniella's attempt at firing up his worrisome ball club.