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2023 Busch Stadium Homestand Highlights 11: San Diego Padres and Pittsburgh Pirates

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2023 BUSCH STADIUM HOMESTAND HIGHLIGHTS #11

Monday, August 28—Sunday, September 3

Busch Stadium Homestand Highlights

ST. LOUIS, Mo., August 27, 2023 – The Cardinals return to Busch Stadium for a six-game homestand beginning with three games against the San Diego Padres (August 28-30) and concluding with a three-game weekend series with the Pittsburgh Pirates (September 1-3). A full list of homestand highlights can be viewed at cardinals.com/homestand.

Monday, August 28 — Cardinals vs. San Diego Padres (6:45 PM)
Probable Pitchers: RHP Adam Wainwright (3-9, 8.61) vs. LHP Blake Snell (10-9, 2.73)
TV: Bally Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 5:15 PM

  • Golf Night: With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will take home an exclusive David Freese golf-themed bobblehead, which is part of a larger triple connecting bobblehead set. A portion of each ticket sold will be donated to the Ascension Charity Classic. Presented by the Ascension Charity Classic. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/golfnight.
Cardinals David Freese Bobblehead
  • Battle at Busch:105.7 The Point and the Cardinals welcome back the Battle at Busch concert series. Today’s battle features UNCHAiNED & These Dirty Chords. Specially-priced tickets available for $10.57. Performances begin at 5:20 PM in Budweiser Terrace. Purchase tickets or learn more at cardinals.com/battleatbusch.
  • Voter Registration Event: In conjunction with Major League Baseball and HeadCount, the Cardinals will host a voter registration event at Busch Stadium during the August 28-30 series against San Diego. Fans can visit the HeadCount table in Ford Plaza from the time gates open until one hour after first pitch to register to vote and check registration status. For more info visit cardinals.com/election.

Tuesday, August 29 — Cardinals vs. San Diego Padres (6:45 PM)
Probable Pitchers: LHP Zack Thompson (3-5, 3.86) vs. RHP Seth Lugo (5-6, 3.70)
TV: Bally Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 5:15 PM

  • T-Shirt of the Month Giveaway: 15,000 fans, ages 16 and older, presented by QuikTrip.
Cardinals Shirt
  • Billikens Nights: With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will receive a Billikens-themed Cardinals cap. Presented by Bally Sports Midwest. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/billikens.
Cardinals SLU Hat
  • Goldy’s Golden Ticket: Paul Goldschmidt will host a group from Almost Home STL for tonight’s game as part of his Goldy’s Golden Ticket player ticket program.
  • Cardinals Care Silent Auctions: Autographed items from Cardinals players, coaches and alumni will be on display today at Gate 1, Gate 3, and inside the CommunityAmerica Cardinals Club, UMB Champions Club and Redbird Club and can be bid on at cardinals.com/ccauctions through Wednesday, August 16, at 9:00 PM.

Wednesday, August 30 — Cardinals vs. San Diego Padres (1:15 PM)
Probable Pitchers: RHP Miles Mikolas (6-10, 4.66) vs. RHP Yu Darvish (8-10, 4.56)
TV: Bally Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 11:45 AM

  • KMOX Day: With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will take home an exclusive KMOX Cardinal stein. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/KMOX.
Cardinals KMOX Stein
  • Great Clips Charity Haircuts: During the game, fans can root for the Redbirds and shape up their roots with a visit to Ford Plaza. For a $10 donation, Great Clips will cut your hair and donate all proceeds to Cardinals Care.

Friday, September 1 — Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (7:15 PM)
TV: Bally Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 5:15 PM

  • Adult Cardinals Angry Bird Hat Giveaway: 25,000 fans, ages 16 and older, presented by Scott Credit Union.
Cardinals Hat
  • Margaritaville Night: With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will take home a Margaritaville-inspired long sleeve performance hoodie. Come early for a pregame concert of Jimmy Buffett tunes by The Boat Drunks in Budweiser Terrace beginning at 5:30. A portion of each ticket will be donated to Jimmy Buffett’s charity, Singing for Change. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/margaritaville.
Cardinals Margaritaville Shirt
  • Flashback Friday & Artifact Spotlight: The Cardinals Museum will host two presentations in the Sportsman’s Park Theater, one highlighting artifacts in the museum’s collection not currently on display at 3:30 PM and another featuring intimate and candid interviews with former Cardinals alumni and personnel at 4:00 PM. Today’s interview will be with former Cardinals pitcher and 2006 World Series Champion Tyler Johnson. To purchase museum tickets, visit cardinals.com/museum.
  • TRU32: Steven Matz will host families impacted by pediatric cancer through the Jason Motte Foundation for tonight’s game as part of his TRU32 player ticket program.
  • Weekend-Long 50/50 Raffle: The drawing for the weekend-long 50/50 Raffle, presented by DraftKings at Casino Queen, will take place on C, at the end of the 7th inning. Fans must be 18 years of age or older and be located in the state of Missouri at the time of purchase. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/5050.
  • Cardinals Care Silent Auctions: Autographed items from Cardinals players, coaches and alumni can be bid on each home series by fans in the ballpark and at home via cardinals.com/ccauctions. This series’ auction items will be on display today at Gate 1, Gate 3, and inside the CommunityAmerica Cardinals Club, UMB Champions Club and Redbird Club. The auction will run through Sunday, Sept. 3, at 9:00 PM.

Saturday, September 2 — Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (6:15 PM)
TV: Bally Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 4:15 PM

  • Cardinals Purse Giveaway: 25,000 fans, ages 16 and older, courtesy of Wells Fargo Advisors.
Cardinals Purse
  • Saturday Signings at the Museum: Former Cardinals pitcher and 2006 World Series Champion Tyler Johnson will sign from 2PM-4PM with museum admission. Visit cardinals.com/museum for more information.
  • Weekend-Long 50/50 Raffle: The drawing for the weekend-long 50/50 Raffle, presented by DraftKings at Casino Queen, will take place on Sunday, Sept. 3, at the end of the 7th inning. Fans must be 18 years of age or older and be located in the state of Missouri at the time of purchase. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/5050.
  • MLBPAA Auctions: The MLB Players Alumni Association will conduct a silent auction by Gate 1, Gate 3 and inside the CommunityAmerica Cardinals Club and Redbird Club through the fifth inning.  Proceeds will benefit Cardinals Care and MLBPAA.

Sunday, September 3 — Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (1:15 PM)
TV: Bally Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 11:15 AM

  • Cardinals Moments Wall Banner Giveaway: 25,000 fans, ages 16 and older, presented by Air National Guard.
Cardinals Banner
  • Childhood Cancer Awareness Day: As part of MLB’s league-wide Childhood Cancer Awareness Day, all on-field personnel will wear gold ribbon decals and wristbands during today’s game.
MLB Childhood Cancer Awareness
  • Fiesta Cardenales: The Cardinals welcome all members of the Latino and Hispanic community for a cultural celebration. With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will receive a Cardinals cap designed by St. Louis artist Becky Luna. Come early for a pregame heritage event emceed by Cardinals Spanish Broadcasters Polo Ascencio & Bengie Molina, featuring live music by Tropical Mood Salsa Band and folkloric dancers from OLG Dance Ministry in Budweiser Terrace beginning at 11:30 AM. Former Cardinals pitchers Fernando Salas and Julian Tavarez will be on hand to sign autographs. Becky Luna, the local artist who designed the Fiesta Cardenales theme hat, will have additional artwork on display. A portion of each ticket sold will benefit the Hispanic Education Cultural & Scholarship Foundation. Presented by He Gets Us. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/fiesta.
Cardinals Hat
  • Hi-Chew Kids Run The Bases: Fans ages 15 & under can run the bases after the game (weather permitting).
  • Prairie Farms Ice Cream Sunday: Two hours prior to the game, fans and families can enjoy games, prizes and free North Star frozen treats in Ford Plaza (while supplies last).
  • #Join4Joe Bone Marrow Donor Drive: This year marks the eighth year of the donor drive, which is held each year to honor the legacy of Cardinals beat writer, Joe Strauss. Representatives from Be the Match will be in Ford Plaza from the time gates open until one hour after first pitch to help fans sign up to receive a Bone Marrow Donor Kit. For more info visit cardinals.com/join4joe.
Cardinals Join4Joe
  • Weekend-Long 50/50 Raffle: The drawing for the weekend-long 50/50 Raffle, presented by DraftKings at Casino Queen, will take place today at the end of the 7th inning. Fans must be 18 years of age or older and be located in the state of Missouri at the time of purchase. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/5050.
  • Cardinals Care Silent Auctions: Autographed items from Cardinals players, coaches and alumni can be bid on each home series by fans at cardinals.com/ccauctions. This series’ auction will conclude tonight at 9:00 PM.
  • MLBPAA Auctions: The MLB Players Alumni Association will conduct a silent auction by Gate 1, Gate 3 and inside the CommunityAmerica Cardinals Club and Redbird Club through the fifth inning. Proceeds will benefit Cardinals Care and MLBPAA.
2023 Cardinals Yearbook

OFFICIAL 2023 CARDINALS YEARBOOK—ON SALE NOW!

Continuing the tradition of our commemorative Cardinals Yearbooks that have celebrated the careers of Yadier Molina (2019 Yearbook) and Adam Wainwright (2022 Yearbook), it’s time to pay tribute to the greatest Cardinal of the last half-century, Albert Pujols.

Don’t miss this very special edition saluting Pujols’ dazzling dozen seasons as a Cardinal, with exclusive content you won’t find anywhere else. From our sit-down interview with Albert reflecting on his remarkable career, to personal tributes from the players and people who played key roles in his life on and off the field, you’ll see a side of Albert that goes far beyond the superlative statistics that guarantee his place in Cooperstown.

If you’re a fan of Albert, this colorful commemorative souvenir is a must-have addition for your collection. Of course, it’s also packaged with our traditional Cardinals Yearbook content, featuring player action photos and portraits spotlighting all members of the 2023 team.

Get your 2023 Cardinals Yearbook today and learn more by visiting cardinals.com/yearbook.

BUSCH STADIUM INFORMATION

FAN INFORMATION GUIDE

The Busch Stadium Fan Information Guide is designed to assist fans by presenting information about Busch Stadium offerings and accommodations. View the guide at cardinals.com/info or via the MLB Ballpark app.

MLB BALLPARK APP

The Cardinals have transitioned exclusively to mobile ticket delivery via the MLB Ballpark App. Visit cardinals.com/ballparkapp for app instructions, tutorials and FAQ.

FOOD & BEVERAGE SERVICE

The Cardinals Fan Food Guide is available at cardinals.com/food and via the MLB Ballpark app to help fans locate their favorite food and beverages at Busch Stadium.

OFFICIAL TEAM STORE AT BUSCH STADIUM

The Official Cardinals Team Store at Busch Stadium features the area’s best selection of premium Cardinals merchandise and is open daily from 10 AM–6 PM. The Team Store closes to the public during home games, 15 minutes prior to gates opening. The Team Store will close one hour after home games. Visit cardinals.com/teamstore for more information.

BUSCH STADIUM PARKING

Fans can purchase individual game day parking directly from the Cardinals in the Starr Lot located directly across the street from Gate 2, on the southwest side of Busch Stadium. Parking can be purchased at cardinals.com/parking.

BUSCH STADIUM BOX OFFICE

The Box Office is open on game days from 10AM until 90 minutes after the scheduled game time. On non-game days, the Box Office is open Monday–Friday from 10AM–5PM. Fans can inquire about tickets by calling 314-345-9000.

BUSCH STADIUM TOURS

Busch Stadium tours provide a unique look at the home of the Cardinals. The one-hour guided experience gives fans the opportunity to explore areas of the ballpark that may not be regularly accessible during gameday operations and learn more about the history of the stadium. In addition, all tour tickets include admission to the Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum. To purchase tickets or learn more, visit cardinals.com/tours.

RE-ENTRY & SMOKING GATE

Once guests have entered Busch Stadium, they must proceed to either Gate 1 or Gate 4 to receive a hand stamp if they want to exit and re-enter the stadium. Guests with a hand stamp and valid event ticket can re-enter the stadium at any gate until 90 minutes after scheduled first pitch. All guests will have bags inspected and be screened via walk through metal detector upon re-entry. A designated smoking area is set up at Gate 1 to allow guests access in and out of the stadium if they wish to smoke. The designated smoking area is open from gate opening until the end of the 7th inning.

PROHIBITED ITEMS & SECURITY

Visit cardinals.com/security for the complete stadium inspection policy & prohibited items list.

MORE CARDINALS INFORMATION

Cardinals Magazine #2

Cardinals Magazine – Issue No. 2 On Sale Now

Embrace the best of Cardinals baseball in Cardinals Magazine. Since 1992, generations of Redbird fans have turned to Cardinals Magazine for exclusive coverage, unmatched variety and the definitive look at the present, future and past of their favorite team.

Become a subscriber and receive a voucher for two free tickets to a 2023 home game, or register for two years to take home a super-soft t-shirt celebrating the Cardinals cornerstones of Paul Goldschmidt and Nolan Arenado. To subscribe, visit cardinals.com/publications or call 314-345-9000. Follow them on Twitter at @CardsMagazine.

Official Team Media Guide

2023 Cardinals media guides are available for $20 at the Official Cardinals Team Store, Cardinals Authentics Shops, Cardinals Magazine stands and at cardinals.com/mediaguide.

Official Team Scorecard

Designed by local artist Mike Right, 2023 team scorecards are available for $3.00 at Busch Stadium, Cardinals Magazine stands and cardinals.com/scorecard.

Cardinals Kids Club

Join the 2023 Cardinals Kids Club—an exclusive club just for our younger Cardinals fans! The price of membership is $33, plus shipping. To sign up or learn more, visit cardinals.com/kidsclub.

Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum

The Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum is open daily from 10 AM–6 PM and remains open through the 7th inning during home night games. Check out the new 2023 featured exhibit “The Art of the Cardinals Moment”, featuring over 70 works of art and photographs on display, some of which have never been seen before, included with admission. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/museum. #CardsMuseum

Cardinals Authentics Shop

Cardinals Authentics specializes in official, game-used, limited edition and autographed memorabilia direct from the club. The Cardinals Nation location is open daily from 10 AM–8 PM. On game nights, the shop inside Busch Stadium will remain open 30 minutes after last pitch while the Cardinals Nation shop will remain open one hour after the game ends. Visit cardinalsauthentics.com or follow them on Twitter at @CardsAuthentics for more information. #CardsAuthentics

Cardinals Insider with Ozzie Smith

The Emmy-nominated Cardinals Insider TV show, hosted by Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith and presented by Mercy, gives fans an all-access pass to everything Cardinals baseball featuring exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes content by team journalists. To watch full episodes or find an updated programming schedule, visit cardinals.com/insider. #CardsInsider

Cardinals Care & Community Relations

Cardinals Care was established to give fans a way of teaming up with Cardinals players and the organization to help children in our community—both on and off the baseball field. Established in 1997, Cardinals Care has invested over $31 million to support St. Louis area children, built or renovated 25 youth ball fields in local under-resourced neighborhoods, and distributed over $17 million in grants to nonprofit organizations. Visit cardinals.com/community and follow @CardinalsCare on Twitter. #CardsCare

Official Pregame Parties

Cardinals Nation hosts the Official Pregame Party of the St. Louis Cardinals before all home games. The ticketed pep-rally style party includes a full buffet, along with a full-service, all-inclusive bar, starting two and a half hours prior to the scheduled start time all the way until first pitch. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/pregame.

Social Media

Visit cardinals.com/social for more information and join the conversation using #STLCards.

Hispanic Outreach

All of the Cardinals’ Spanish radio broadcast information, video and social initiatives can be found at cardinals.com/spanish. Follow the Cardinals Spanish social media accounts on Twitter (@cardenales) Instagram (stlcardenales), and Facebook (facebook.com/stlcardenales), and join the conversation using #STLCardenales or #VuelaSTL.

Ballpark Village

Ballpark Village is a dynamic entertainment, dining and residential district located next to Busch Stadium. View a list of venues, upcoming events and more at cardinals.com/BPV or stlballparkvillage.com.

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