Tag: St. Louis Cardinals

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: 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: 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 […]

Bar Association of St. Louis hosts holiday party to help local kids

For more than 20 years, the Saint Louis Bar Foundation has kicked off the holiday season with a special party for children in the St. Louis area whose lives have been severely impacted by the criminal justice system. Motion for Kids (MFK), an annual event held each December for thousands of metropolitan St. Louis area children in the foster care system, will host approximately 2,500 metropolitan St. Louis area children on Sat., Dec. 2 at the […]

RELEASE: Cardinals announce 2018 promotional giveaway schedule

Today the St. Louis Cardinals released its 2018 promotional schedule with over 40 unique giveaways for ticketed-fans at cardinals.com/promotions. This year’s promotional schedule features many fan-favorite giveaways including six bobbleheads, six replica jerseys, two replica rings, as well as brand-new items like a “Yadi” Tumbler (June 1), Adult & Kids Bucket Hats (July 1), Dizzy Dean Watch (August 19) and an Adult Winter Hat with Flaps (September 23).  The Cardinals will continue to provide more […]

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: Cardinals add four players to 40-man roster

The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have purchased the contracts of left-hander pitcher Austin Gomber, right-handed pitcher Derian Gonzalez and outfielders Oscar Mercado and Tyler O’Neill. All four players have been added to the team’s 40-man Major League roster which currently stands at 39. Gomber, who turns 24 later this week, was the Cardinals 4th round (135th player overall) draft selection in 2014 out of Florida Atlantic University and was named the Cardinals Minor League co-Pitcher of the Year in 2015 when he […]

RELEASE: Cardinals Museum to debut special exhibit examining goodwill tours to Japan

The St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum will open its new special exhibit entitled “Goodwill through Baseball: Cardinals Across the Pacific” on Friday, November 17. The exhibit, which replaces last year’s special exhibition “Women in Baseball: How They Made History”, examines how the Cardinals and MLB’s baseball goodwill tours across the Pacific have helped pave the way for players to join leagues in the United States and Japan. “The artifacts we have gathered for […]