Mike Matheny's career as Cardinals catcher
Date: 11/13/2011 Album ID: 1361504
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17 August, 2004 -- Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny puts on his helmet between batters during a game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Cincinnati Reds at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo.
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6/23/02-St. Louis Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny touches the jersey of his friend and teammate, Darryl Kile, as he heads to the locker room after the Cardinals lost the the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Sunday, June 23, 2002. (AP Photo/St. Louis Cardinals, Scott Rovak)
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KANSAS CITY, MO - JUNE 27:  Catcher Mike Matheny #22 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits against the Kansas City Royals during inter-league play June 27, 2004 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. The Cardinals swept the three-game series with a 10-3 win.  (Photo by Dave Kaup/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Mike Matheny
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St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa, center, holds back catcher Mike Matheny, left, as they argue with home plate umpire Jerry Crawford, right, during the third inning against the Houston Astros Saturday, Sept. 13, 2003 in Houston. Matheny was ejected from the game. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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** CORRECTS SPELLING TO MATHENY, INSTEAD OF METHENY ** St. Louis Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny, left, tags out Chicago Cubs' Ramon Martinez at home plate to end the third inning Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2003, at Wrigley Field in Chicago.  (AP Photo/Brian Kersey)
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**  CORRECTS TO MATHENY NOT METHENY **St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Matt Morris (35)is held back by catcher Mike Matheny and Albert Pujols as he argues with plate umpire Larry Poncino during the fifth inning against the Montreal Expos Friday, May 7, 2004, in Montreal. (AP Photo/Paul Chiasson)
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28 April, 2004 -- Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny stretches before a game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Philadelphia Phillies at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo.
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October 24, 2004 - 
Albert Pujols waits with Tony La Russa and Mike Matheny during yet another pitching change in the seventh inning of  Tuesday's World Series game between the Cardinals and Red Sox. at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, MO.
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15 February, 2008 -- Cardinals catcher Jason LaRue (right) works with instructor Mike Matheny on catching technique during Cardinals spring training at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Fla.
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February 16, 2011 -- Cardinals catching instructor Mike Matheny monitors the catchers working with pitchers on the bullpen mound during Cardinals spring training at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Fla.
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4 July, 2004 -- Seattle's Bret Boone collides with Cardinals catcher  Mike Matheny at home plate on a single by Seattle's Jolbert Cabrera in the fourth inning during a game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Seattle Mariners at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo.  Boone was thrown out by Cardinals center fielder Jim Edmonds as Matheny was able to hold on to the ball.
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October 7, 2004 - Cards catcher Mike Matheny has a word with starting pitcher Jason Marquis during Thursday's  division series playoff game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.  Marquis got off to rough start, leaving the game after giving up three runs to the Dodgers.
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18 August, 2004 -- Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny tracks a pop-up during a game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Cincinnati Reds at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo.
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15 February, 2003 --  Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny lobs an extra baseball back to the field as he gets a ride to the next drill station during spring training at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Fla.
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Thursday 21 June, 2001 -- Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny holds the ball up to indicate he has possession but his attempt to tag Cubs' Miguel Cairo came to plate as Cairo scored on a single by Ricky Gutierrez in the top of the ninth inning during a game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Chicago Cubs at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo.
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20 June, 2003 --  Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny catches a pop-fly behind the plate hit by Royals' pitcher Jose Lima in the second inning during a game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Kansas City Royals at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo.
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3 May, 2003 --  Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny lines up a pop fly ball by Montreal's Henry Mateo in ninth inning action during a game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Montreal Expos at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo.
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16 September, 2003 -- Cardinals' Mike Matheny heads for home on a suicide squeeze as Bo Hart (foreground) lays down a sacrifice bunt in the second inning during a game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Milwaukee Brewers at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo.  At right is third base umpire Mike Fichter.
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11 July, 2004 -- Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny looks to turn a double-play after forcing out Chicago's Kerry Wood in the fifth inning during a game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Chicago Cubs at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo.
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30 September, 2002 --  Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny (right) appears to comfort pitcher Woody Williams after Williams threw a dozen pitches in the bullpen during a practice session at Bank One Ballpark in Phoenix, Ariz. prior to Game 1 of the National League Division Series between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the St. Louis Cardinals.  Williams ended the pitching session himself, and based on body language, does not appear likely to start Game 3.
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