Category: Sports

RELEASE: Cardinals trade Stephen Piscotty to Athletics

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., December 13, 2017 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have traded outfielder Stephen Piscotty to the Oakland Athletics in exchange for minor league shortstop Yairo Muñoz and second baseman Max Schrock. Muñoz, 22, was signed by the Athletics as a non-drafted free agent out of Nagua, Dominican Republic in January of 2012. The 6-foot-1, 165 lb., right-handed hitting infielder played shortstop, third base and center field between Midland […]

RELEASE: Tickets for Star Wars Night at Busch Stadium on sale tomorrow

ST. LOUIS, Mo., December 14, 2017 – To celebrate the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the Cardinals are announcing details for the sixth annual Star Wars Night at Busch Stadium on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Fans who purchase a special Star Wars Night theme ticket will receive a one-of-a-kind Star Wars-themed Cardinals jersey featuring the traditional Cardinal birds perched atop a lightsaber.  A portion of each special ticket sold will be donated to […]

RELEASE: Cardinals launch third annual high school student video challenge

ST. LOUIS, Mo., December 13, 2017 – The St. Louis Cardinals have launched the third annual Cardinals High School Student Video Challenge, a youth engagement initiative that offers St. Louis area high school students a unique opportunity to compete for the chance to write, create and produce a video featuring Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith and Fredbird with the team at the students’ school. “Our High School Student Video Challenge offers us the chance to […]

RELEASE: Cardinals announce staff changes & promotions within baseball operations

PRESIDENT OF BASEBALL OPERATIONS JOHN MOZELIAK INTRODUCES CHANGES TO FRONT OFFICE STAFF, AMATEUR SCOUTING AND INTERNATIONAL OPERATIONS St. Louis, Mo., December 7, 2017 –St. Louis Cardinals President of Baseball Operations John Mozeliak today announced numerous staff changes and promotions within the team’s Baseball Operations group, including the Front Office, Amateur Scouting and International Operations. The following promotions and staff assignments will take place in the team’s Front Office, with Luis Morales promoted to Director of […]

RELEASE: Cardinals to sell a limited number of seats from Busch Stadium III

Authenticated, Game-Used Seat Pairs Available Now at cardinals.com/seats ST. LOUIS, Mo., December 8, 2017 – The St. Louis Cardinals are offering fans a chance to own a piece of Busch Stadium III history.  For the first time, a limited number of pairs of seats from Busch Stadium III are available for purchase with two types of seat pairs available. Premium Seat pairs have a die-cut Cardinals logo and matching row number on each end.  Only […]

Plans for updated Shaw Park Ice Rink to be heard at Plan Commission meeting

The Shaw Park Ice Rink could soon be getting an updated look, according to plans filed with the City of Clayton last month. In a proposal submitted to the planning development services on Nov. 20, the Clayton Parks & Recreation Department is proposing a new multi-use facility project that replaces the existing ice rink and facility with a new NHL-regulation size ice rink and facility that would address the needs of both the ice skating and tennis seasons. […]

RELEASE: Yadier Molina kicks off mega charity event in Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Yadier Molina, catcher of the St. Louis Cardinals and captain of the 2017 Puerto Rico National Baseball Team, is hosting the second edition of Yadier Molina Home Run Derby & Celebrity Softball Game set for Saturday, December 9 at San Juan’s Hiram Bithorn Stadium. This fun-filled charity event benefitting Foundation 4, a nonprofit organization founded by Yadier and his wife Wanda Torres in 2010, will help raise hurricane relief aid […]

RELEASE: Cards ink free-agent RHP Miles Mikolas to two-year deal

St. Louis, Mo., December 5, 2017 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have signed free- agent right-handed pitcher Miles Mikolas (pronounced MIY-koh-lahs) to a two-year deal (2018-19). Financial terms were not disclosed. Mikolas, 29, has starred the past three seasons (2015-17) in the Japanese Nippon Professional Baseball League, going a combined 31-13 with a 2.18 ERA in 62 starts for the Yomiuri Giants of the Japan Central League. Mikolas went 14-8 with […]

RELEASE: Harlem Globetrotters World Trick Day From Roof of City Museum

As the Harlem Globetrotters prepare for their games at Scottrade Center this Saturday, the world famous team celebrated the 2nd annual World Trick Shot Day by making a shot from the school bus on the roof of City Museum in St. Louis. Zeus McClurkin trekked up to the world’s only school bus on a roof, reached out of the driver side window, and made a shot to a hoop over 140 feet below.  The shot […]

RELEASE: Cardinals acquire outfielder J.B. Woodman from Toronto in exchange for infielder Aledmys Diaz

The St. Louis Cardinals announced Friday that they have acquired minor league outfielder J.B. Woodman from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for infielder Aledmys Diaz. Woodman, who turns 23 on December 13, was the Blue Jays second round pick (57th overall) in the 2016 draft out of the University of Mississippi.  He spent the 2017 season playing mostly center field and right field for Lansing (A) in the Midwest League, where he appeared in […]