Tag: sports

City of Clayton to host Cardinals home opener event

The City of Clayton will soon host a lunch extravaganza to celebrate the kickoff of the 2018-19 season of hometown heroes, the St. Louis Cardinals. On April 3, the Clayton Chamber of Commerce will host a free hot dog and hamburger lunch event for anyone who wants to show their redbird pride. Much like the previous event hosted for the start of the St. Louis Blues’ season, the event will be hosted near the Clayton […]

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: 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: 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 announce Budweiser Terrace

Budweiser Terrace is a brand new multilevel destination within Busch Stadium featuring a social-friendly atmosphere with full views of the playing field. ST. LOUIS, Mo., January 12, 2018 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today the construction of the Budweiser Terrace, a redesign and renovation of the upper right field seating area and adjacent concourse at Busch Stadium that will debut for the 2018 season.   Budweiser Terrace provides a brand new destination where fans can […]

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: 2018 Winter Warm-Up autograph tickets on sale Monday

All Autograph Tickets Available Online at cardinals.com/WWU & Busch Stadium Box Office ST. LOUIS, Mo., December 8, 2017 – Autograph tickets for the 22nd annual Cardinals Care Winter Warm-Up will go on sale Monday, December 11 at 12:00 p.m. CT at cardinals.com/WWU and the Busch Stadium Box Office.  A Winter Warm-Up admission ticket is required to obtain player autographs at the event. The 2018 Winter Warm-Up event will be held January 13-15 at the Hyatt […]

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 […]