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A design-build team has been selected to make changes to Capaha Field. The Cape Girardeau City Council chose Penzel Construction Company and Gray Design Group on Monday to give Capaha Park a fresh look, not only for the upcoming Southeast Redhawks baseball season, but for the entrance of the Catfish, a new collegiate wood-bat league which will begin playing in June of 2019.

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The city of Cape Girardeau will be joining the Prospect League, a summer collegiate wood bat league, as a new team next year.

Updated at 3:50 p.m. with analysis from Derrick Goold.

Updated at 11:55 a.m. with comments from the St. Louis Cardinals.

Updated at 11 a.m. with quotes from La Russa.

Updated at 10 a.m. with statement from commissioner Bud Selig. 

This story will be updated.

Long-time Cardinals manager Tony La Russa has been unanimously elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame.

Cardinals Lose, Giants Even Series 3-3

Oct 21, 2012
St.Louis Cardinals take a 2-1 lead 2-1 in the series by beating the Nationals 8-0 Tuesday.
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Pitcher Ryan Vogelsong dominated the St. Louis Cardinals through 7 innings Sunday night as the San Francisco Giants beat the Cards 6 to 1.

The Giants win forces a decisive Game 7 in the National League Championship Series Monday night in San Francisco. The winner of tonight’s game will advance to the World Series against the Detroit Tigers.

Vogelsong was masterful as a he struck out a career-high 9 batters and allowed only one run.

Cardinals Beat Giants, Take Commanding 3-1 Lead In NLCS

Oct 18, 2012
St.Louis Cardinals take a 2-1 lead 2-1 in the series by beating the Nationals 8-0 Tuesday.
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Adam Wainwright pitched 7 strong innings while Matt Holliday, Yadier Molina and Jon Jay drove in two runs apiece to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to an 8-3 win over the San Francisco Giants.

The Cardinals now have a commanding 3 to 1 lead in the National League Championship Series. St. Louis is one win away from a second consecutive trip to the World Series. No National League team has won consecutive World Series titles since the Cincinnati Reds in 1975 and 1976.

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