Tag: baseball

RELEASE: Cards place Gyorko on D.L., recall Bader from Memphis (AAA)

MILWAUKEE, WI, April 3, 2018 – Prior to tonight’s game, the St. Louis Cardinals placed infielder Jedd Gyorko (right hamstring strain) on the 10-day disabled list and recalled outfielder Harrison Bader from Memphis (AAA). Bader, the Cardinals Minor League Player of the Year in 2017, made his Major League debut last season, appearing in 32 games, hitting three home runs in his first 11 games in the majors. Bader, 23, posted a .283 batting mark […]

RELEASE: Cardinals announce 2018 opening day roster

NEW YORK, NY., March 28, 2017 – The St. Louis Cardinals will open their 127th season of play in the National League tomorrow afternoon when the visit the New York Mets at 12:10 p.m. CDT.  The Cardinals today announced their 25-man Opening Day roster that includes seven first-time Cardinals and 14 players that were developed within their organization. The Cardinals completed their roster preparations today by purchasing the contracts of rookie pitcher Jordan Hicks and […]

RELEASE: Batter Up: Hostess Brands Launches Baseball CupCakes Just in Time for the Start of Baseball Season

Hostess Brands, LLC is celebrating America’s national pastime by announcing that Baseball CupCakes are back on store shelves for a limited time, just in time for the first pitch. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180326005908/en/ Hostess® Baseball CupCakes come in two varieties: Day Game and Night Game. Day Game CupCakes feature frosted yellow cake and Night Game CupCakes have frosted chocolate cake. Both varieties have Hostess’ delicious creamy filling and features The […]

RELEASE: 2018 CARDINALS CARAVAN TO VISIT 20 CITIES OVER FOUR DAY PERIOD

ST. LOUIS, Mo., January 4, 2018 – The St. Louis Cardinals have announced the schedule for the 2018 Cardinals Caravan, presented by Missouri Farm Bureau Insurance. This year’s caravan will traverse a total of six states (Missouri, Illinois, Tennessee, Arkansas, Kentucky, Indiana) and marks the return of a full caravan schedule following the cancellation of four of the six Cardinals Caravans in 2017 due to icy weather.  Altogether, more than 30 current and former players […]

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: 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 2018 holiday packs and all-inclusive tickets on sale Friday

Variety of Five, Six & Ten-Game Packs Available For As Low As $48 at cardinals.com/holiday ST. LOUIS, Mo., November 28, 2017 – Ticket sales for the 2018 Cardinals season begin this Friday, December 1, at 10:00 a.m. CT.  Fans can purchase single-game All-Inclusive Tickets or choose from a variety of five, six and ten-game holiday packs centered around popular promotional items and key matchups. Four ten-game packs are available for the 2018 season including the […]

RELEASE: Busch Stadium to host Mizzou, Missouri State baseball game in April

ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Cardinals have announced that Busch Stadium will host a NCAA Division I baseball matchup between the University of Missouri Tigers and the Missouri State University Bears on Tuesday, April 3, at 6:30 p.m. All tickets for the game are $5 and will be General Admission seats for the lower level of the stadium.  Entry is limited to Gate 2 (Home Plate) and Gate 3 (Third Base). Gates will open at […]

Cardinals name Moises Rodrigues as Assistant GM

ST. LOUIS, MO, September 27, 2017 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have named Moises Rodriguez as the team’s Assistant General Manager, earning a promotion from his duties as Director of International Operations. Rodriguez, 44, has been a member of the Cardinals organization for the past 10 seasons, directing the team’s amateur scouting efforts overseas, and supervising the player development and facility operations at the Cardinals Dominican Republic Academy. “We are excited […]

Cardinals Care Summer grant cycle to aid 93 area nonprofits

ST. LOUIS, Mo., September 25, 2017 – Cardinals Care (#CardsCare) will distribute over $194,000 to 93 area nonprofit groups that support local kids during a ceremony Tuesday, September 26, at Busch Stadium.  A Cardinals player, executives and Fredbird will all take part in the afternoon event.   WHAT:                 Cardinals Care 2017 Summer Grant Ceremony WHEN:                 Tuesday, September 26, at 3:00 p.m. WHO:                   Cardinals Care along with a Cardinals player, executives, Fredbird and hundreds of children […]