Category: Sports

RELEASE: Columbia Sportswear and Major League Soccer announce new relationship

Columbia Sportswear (NASDAQ: COLM) and Major League Soccer (MLS) today announced a new collaboration featuring co-branded outerwear and apparel for men, women and children. This agreement covers all 23 MLS soccer teams in the United States and Canada, and product will be available in the coming weeks. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: Columbia’s quarter zip long sleeve shirt featuring MLS team Portland Timbers (Photo: Business Wire) The relationship with […]

RELEASE: Cards reduce spring roster by nine

JUPITER, Fla., March 11, 2018 –The St. Louis Cardinals announced following today’s game that they have reduced their Spring Training roster by nine players, leaving the number of players in Major League camp at 46 (35 roster players & 11 non-roster players). The team optioned pitcher Austin Gomber, infielder Edmundo Sosa and outfielder Tyler O’Neill to Memphis (AAA), and optioned pitchers Derian Gonzalez and Conner Greene to Springfield (AA). The Cardinals also re-assigned non-roster pitchers […]

RELEASE: Gateway Motorsports Park to offer Indycar fans the most unique lodging in all of motorsports

Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois, will offer its INDYCAR fans the most unique lodging opportunity in all of motorsports: Instead of staying at a motel or camping out, fans will be able to live in a fully-functional house – albeit a tiny one – in the infield of the oval track. Try It Tiny Village will be constructed in the infield of Gateway Motorsports Park in August for the second annual Bommarito Automotive Group […]

RELEASE: Cardinals, Paul DeJong agree to long-term deal

JUPITER, Fla. — The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have agreed to a six-year contract thru 2023 with infielder Paul DeJong that also includes club options for both 2024 and 2025.  Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed. “We are committed to winning at the Major League level, through scouting and player development, and Paul is a great example of this,” said Cardinals’ Owner and Chief Executive Officer Bill DeWitt, Jr. “Paul moved […]

RELEASE: Cardinals to wear caps of Stoneman Douglas Eagles Baseball team during first spring training game

ST. LOUIS, Mo., February 23, 2018 – The St. Louis Cardinals have announced Cardinals players and coaches will wear the caps of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Eagles baseball team during the club’s first Spring Training game against the Miami Marlins this afternoon. We were all horrified and heartbroken by what happened at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last week,” said Cardinals Vice President of Community Relations and Cardinals Care Executive Director, Michael Hall.  […]

RELEASE: Cardinals sign free-agent pitcher Bud Norris

JUPITER, Fla., February 14, 2018 –The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have signed free-agent right-handed pitcher Bud Norris to a one-year contract, and that he will be in the Cardinals Major League Spring Training Camp that opens today with the first workout for pitchers and catchers. Norris, 32, appeared in a career single-season high 60 games (57 in relief) for the Los Angeles Angels last season, and led the Halos with 19 saves, […]

RELEASE: Cardinals premium & opening day flex packs on sale this week

ST. LOUIS — As part of a continued effort to make Opening Day and Cubs weekend game tickets available to as many fans as possible, the Cardinals announced that Premium and Opening Day Flex Packs will go on sale this week at  Details of the Flex Packs are as follows: Premium Flex Pack:  Fans may choose one game from a list of five premium Chicago Cubs dates plus a minimum of any two additional […]

Otto looking to rejoin House in new district

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Former state representative Bill Otto is looking to get back into the Missouri House of Representatives. In a message sent out this week through email, Otto says that “friends, neighbors, and colleagues” have asked him to serve once again, this time in District 65. Otto formerly served as Democratic member of the House for District 70 before deciding to run for the 2nd Congressional District seat in 2016, where he lost […]

RELEASE: St. Louis Cardinals Truck Day to Florida

The St. Louis Cardinals will be loading the team’s equipment truck tomorrow, as the ball club gets set to depart for Spring Training in Jupiter, Fla. Cardinals’ pitchers and catchers are scheduled to report to camp on Tuesday, February 13 and will hold their first on-field work out on Wednesday, February 14. The team’s full squad will hold its first on-field work out on Monday, February 19. Media members wishing to cover the truck loading […]

RELEASE: Cardinals to host 2018 Fantasy Camp at Doubleday Field in Cooperstown, NY

Coming off two successful Fantasy Camps in Jupiter, Fla., the St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they will be returning to Cooperstown, N.Y. in 2018 to host a Fantasy Camp at Doubleday Field from June 21-24, the second time they have hosted a camp at the historic baseball field near the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. Presented by Heartland Coca-Cola Bottling Company, the four-day camp gives fans the opportunity to play alongside former […]