Tag: sports

RELEASE: 9th Annual Cardinals Care 6k Run/Walk to place place September 9

ST. LOUIS, Mo., April 10, 2018 – Registration is underway for the 9th annual Cardinals Care 6K Run/Walk set for Sunday, September 9.  All proceeds from this fundraising event benefits St. Louis area youth, which has raised over $600,000 over the past eight years. “It’s a fun event that gives us the chance to interact with fans and raise money for kids,” said Michael Hall, Vice President of Community Relations and Executive Director of Cardinals […]

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 […]

Cardinals announce continued partnership with National Car Rental

The St. Louis Cardinals organization announced that they will be continuing their partnership with National Car Rental, making the sponsorship one of the most prominent in Busch Stadium. National Car Rental has been the official car rental partner for the St. Louis Cardinals since 2015. The new agreement which was announced on Friday will launch opening day 2018 and extend through 2022. According to the Cardinals, this new continuation of business will spotlight new features […]

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: Fabiano Caruana Wins The Candidates Tournament, Becomes First American to Challenge for World Chess Championship Title Since Bobby Fischer in 1972

SAINT LOUIS, March 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Candidates Tournament held in Berlin, Germany, has come to a conclusion and, at the end of a grueling 18 days of chess, American Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana has emerged victorious and will be the next Challenger for the World Championship title. The Candidates brought together the best players in the world to determine the next Challenger, and it was an incredibly tight race. With two rounds left, the doors were still open […]

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: Cardinals announce 2018 road trip vacation to Pittsburgh

ST. LOUIS, Mo., March 23, 2018 – For the first time ever, Cardinals Vacations is heading to the Steel City for a four-night, three-game getaway to see the Cardinals take on the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park from August 2-6. The official Cardinals Vacations Road Trip package includes four nights of luxury hotel accommodations at the renowned Omni William Penn Hotel, tickets to three games at PNC Park with exclusive trolley transportation to and from […]

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, […]