My Mark McGwire Story

July 31, 1997 the Cardinals traded Blake Stein, Eric Ludwick, and T.J Mathews to the Oakland A's for Mark McGwire. On the day of the trade McGwire said, "I think probably the weirdest thing will be putting on red shoes," McGwire joked. He also went on to say "I'm very excited to be reunited with … Continue reading My Mark McGwire Story

Home Run against Hunger Food Drive

The St. Louis Cardinals are teaming up with Missouri Farm Bureau Insurance and Feeding Missouri to host the Home Run Against Hunger Food Drive before the Cardinals take on the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday, April 30, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Ballpark Village parking lot. Fans who bring a non-perishable donation or … Continue reading Home Run against Hunger Food Drive

Cardinals HOF Announced Friday

The St. Louis Cardinals 2017 Hall of Fame induction class will be announced on FOX Sports Midwest in a 30-minute special on Friday, April 28, at 6 p.m. CT. FOX Sports Midwest play-by-play announcer Dan McLaughlin hosts the show, joined by Cardinals chairman Bill DeWitt Jr. and President Bill DeWitt III. Fans selected two players … Continue reading Cardinals HOF Announced Friday

Instructor of the Week: Willie McGee

If you have seen Willie McGee around Busch Stadium or around town this week there is a good reason for his presence. He is spending part of this week in St. Louis to assist the Cardinals with outfield and base running instruction. McGee, a special assistant to Mozeliak, spends most of the season visiting the … Continue reading Instructor of the Week: Willie McGee

Homestand Highlights for this Week

After taking three of four games from the Brew Crew in Milwaukee, the Redbirds return to Busch Stadium for the first of two 10-game homestands in 2017—their longest of the season.  The homestand kicks off with a three-game interleague matchup with the Toronto Blue Jays (April 25-27), continues with three games against the Cincinnati Reds … Continue reading Homestand Highlights for this Week

An Evening with Gibson & McCarver

The St. Louis Cardinals will host an exclusive Speaker Series event with Hall of Famers Bob Gibson and Tim McCarver on Thursday, May 18, from 6:00-10:00 p.m. at Busch Stadium.  As part of the event, Gibby and Tim will tell stories and share insights into their respective careers, 12 of which were spent together as … Continue reading An Evening with Gibson & McCarver

Ankiel Book Signing at Cards Museum

The Cardinals have announced that former pitcher/outfielder Rick Ankiel will sign copies of his new book, The Phenomenon: Pressure, the Yips, and the Pitch that Changed My Life, in the Cardinals Museum from 4:00-6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 18. A limited number of signing tickets—which include a copy of The Phenomenon as well as admission … Continue reading Ankiel Book Signing at Cards Museum

Cardinals Add new Theme Nights

The St. Louis Cardinals have announced the addition of Game of Thrones Night to the 2017 Theme Ticket schedule.  The club also announced the return of KMOX Day and three theme nights celebrating local and regional universities.                 On Wednesday, July 5, the Cardinals will host the first ever Game of Thrones Night at Busch … Continue reading Cardinals Add new Theme Nights

Opening Day Rosters for Cards Minor League Teams

The St. Louis Cardinals announced today the 2017 Opening Day rosters for their minor league affiliate teams that begin play this coming Thursday, April 6.  MEMPHIS REDBIRDS (AAA) PITCHERS (13): Luke Weaver, Arturo Reyes, Chris Ellis, Mike Mayers, Josh Zeid, John Brebba, Kurt Heyer, Lee Thomas, Josh Lucas, Mark Montgomery, Zach Phillips, Ryan Sherriff, Rowan … Continue reading Opening Day Rosters for Cards Minor League Teams

Cardinal Great Pedro Guerrero Near Death

There are conflicting reports this morning from the Dominican Republic regarding the legendary Pedro Guerrero, all of them bad. As compiled by J.P. Hoornstra of the O.C. Register, one reporter is saying that Guerrero has died. Another tweets that Guerrero is brain dead. ESPN’s Enrique Rojas reports that Guerrero suffered a stroke. Another says Guerrero suffered a heart attack. … Continue reading Cardinal Great Pedro Guerrero Near Death