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Cardinals 2024 Busch Stadium Homestand Highlights #3

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2024 BUSCH STADIUM HOMESTAND HIGHLIGHTS #3

Friday, May 3 – Wednesday, May 8

Busch Stadium Homestand Highlights

ST. LOUIS, Mo., May 2, 2024 – The Cardinals are back at Busch Stadium to open a six-game homestand starting with a three-game weekend series against the Chicago White Sox (May 3-5) followed by three games with the New York Mets (May 6-8).  Fans can view a full list of homestand highlights at cardinals.com/homestand.

Friday, May 3— Cardinals vs. Chicago White Sox (7:15 PM)
Probable Pitchers: RHP Sonny Gray (3-1, 1.16) vs. RHP Brad Keller (0-0, 0.00)
TV: Bally Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 5:15 PM

  • Adults Cardinals Soccer Jersey: 25,000 fans, ages 16 and older, presented by Purina.
Cardinals Soccer Kit
  • Emo Night:  With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will take home a Story of the Year x Cardinals baseball tee.  Come early for a pregame concert by Taking Back Emo in Budweiser Terrace beginning at 5:30 PM.  To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/theme.
Cardinals Emo Night Shirt
  • Flashback Friday & Artifact Spotlight: Before every Friday home game, the Cardinals Museum hosts two presentations in the Sportsman’s Park Theater, one highlighting artifacts in the museum’s collection not currently on display at 4:00 PM and another featuring intimate and candid interviews with former Cardinals alumni and personnel at 4:30 PM.  Today’s interview will be with former relief pitcher Cal Eldred.  To purchase museum tickets, visit cardinals.com/museum.
  • 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, May 5, 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 by Gates 1 and 3 and inside the CommunityAmerica Cardinals Club, UMB Champions Club, and Redbird Club. The auction will run through Sunday, May 5 at 9:00 PM.

Saturday, May 4— Cardinals vs. Chicago White Sox (1:15 PM)
Probable Pitchers: RHP Lance Lynn (1-0, 2.64) vs. RHP Erick Fedde (2-0, 2.60)
TV: Bally Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates:  11:15 AM

  • Adam Wainwright and Louie Bobblehead: 25,000 fans, ages 16 and older, presented by Purina.
Adam Wainwright
  • Pooches in the Ballpark: Fans who purchased a special ticket are allowed to bring their dog to the game in a pet-friendly section of the stadium.  Participants will take part in a pregame parade around the warning track and receive a Purina goodie-bag.  Tickets for this year’s event are sold out.
  • Saturday Signings at the Museum: Former relief pitcher Cal Eldred will sign from 9:30–11:30 AM 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, May 5, 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 Gates 1 and Gate 3 and inside CommunityAmerica Cardinals Club and Redbird Club through the fifth inning.  Proceeds will benefit Cardinals Care and MLBPAA.

Sunday, May 5 — Cardinals vs. Chicago White Sox (1:15 PM)
Probable Pitchers: RHP Kyle Gibson (2-2, 3.79) vs. LHP Garrett Crochet (1-4, 5.97)
TV: Bally Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 11:15 AM

  • Cardinals Purse: 25,000 fans, ages 16 and older, presented by Edward Jones. 
Cardinals Purse
  • Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Day: With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will take home a Cardinals t-shirt celebrating the Year of the Dragon!  Come early for a special heritage performance in Budweiser Terrace beginning at 11:30.  A portion of each ticket sold will be donated to the Very Asian Foundation. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/aapi
Cardinals Pacific Islander Shirt
  • Home Run Against Hunger Food Drive: The Cardinals, in partnership with Missouri Farm Bureau Insurance and Feeding Missouri, are hosting a food drive in front of the Official Cardinals Team Store from 10:30AM-1:30PM.  Fans who bring a non-perishable food donation or provide a monetary donation will receive a voucher for two tickets to a 2024 Cardinals game (one voucher per person).
  • Hi-Chew Kids Run the Bases: Fans ages 15 & under can run the bases after the game (weather permitting).
  • Prairie Farms Ice Cream Sunday: Starting 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).
  • 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 Gates 1 and 3 and inside CommunityAmerica Cardinals Club and Redbird Club through the fifth inning.  Proceeds will benefit Cardinals Care and MLBPAA.

Monday, May 6 — Cardinals vs. New York Mets (6:45 PM)
Probable Pitchers: RHP Miles Mikolas (2-4, 5.68) vs. RHP José Buttó (0-2, 2.57)
TV: Bally Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 5:15 PM

  • College Night II: With the purchase of a special $20 Theme Ticket, fans will take home an exclusive Cardinals hoodie.  To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/college.
Cardinals College Night Hoodie
  • Honorary First Pitch: UFC Flyweight fighter and St. Louis native Charles “InnerG” Johnson will throw out a ceremonial first pitch before tonight’s game.  Johnson is on the fight card for UFC Fight Night to be held at Enterprise Center on Saturday, May 11.
  • UMB Champions Club Broadcast: Bally Sports Midwest will conduct its television broadcast inside Busch Stadium’s premier all-inclusive ticketed area, the UMB Champions Club.
  • Edman’s Elite: Tommy Edman will host a group from Very Asian Foundation for tonight’s game as part of his Edman’s Elite player ticket program.
  • MLBPAA Auctions: The MLB Players Alumni Association will conduct a silent auction by Gates 1 and 3 through the fifth inning.  Proceeds will benefit Cardinals Care and MLBPAA.

Tuesday, May 7 — Cardinals vs. New York Mets (6:45 PM)
Probable Pitchers: TBA vs. RHP Adrian Houser
TV: Bally Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 5:15 PM

  • Tony Womack Budweiser Bash: Fans who purchase a special Bud Bash Theme Ticket will receive a limited-edition Tony Womack bobblehead.  VIP ticket-holders will also have access to a pregame autograph session with Tony in Budweiser Terrace.  To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/budbash.
Tony Womack
  • Bengie’s Buddies: Bengie Molina will host a group from Anglo Church Wentzville UMC for tonight’s game as part of his Bengie’s Buddies ticket program.
  • 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 Gates 1 and 3, and inside the CommunityAmerica Cardinals Club, UMB Champions Club and Redbird Club. The auction will run through Wednesday, May 8 at 9:00 PM.

Wednesday, May 8— Cardinals vs. New York Mets (12:15 PM)
Probable Pitchers: RHP Sonny Gray vs. LHP Jose Quintana
TV: Bally Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 10:45 AM

  • KMOX Day: With the purchase of a Theme Ticket, fans will take home an exclusive KMOX Cardinals bobblehead featuring announcers Ricky Horton and John Rooney.  To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/KMOX.
John Rooney and Rick Horton
  • Honorary First Pitch: UFC Heavyweight fighter Darrick “The Black Beast” Lewis will throw out a ceremonial first pitch before today’s game.  Lewis is headlining the fight card for UFC Fight Night to be held at Enterprise Center on Saturday, May 11.
  • 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.
  • 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.
Cardinals Kids Clinics

2024 CARDINALS KIDS CLINICS – REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Each year, Cardinals Kids Clinics provide boys and girls ages 7-13 with an opportunity to learn baseball fundamentals from former Cardinals players and coaches at a variety of locations throughout the greater St. Louis community. 

At each half-day clinic, Cardinals alumni will provide small group instruction on throwing, hitting, fielding, and other baseball fundamentals.  To register a child for a Cardinals Kids Clinic, view a list of clinic dates and times, or learn more information, visit cardinals.com/clinics.

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 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 approximately 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 10 AM until 90 minutes after the scheduled game time.  On non-game days, the Box Office is open Monday – Friday from 10 AM – 5 PM.  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.  Explore areas of the ballpark that may not be regularly accessible during gameday operations.  Choose from two different tours: the Classic Tour (60 min) or the 360 Tour (30-45 min).  In addition, all Classic 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 – Opening Day Issue 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 (new subscribers only) to a 2024 home game, or register for two years to take home a super-soft t-shirt celebrating Ozzie Smith’s iconic home run in the 1985 NLCS and Jack Buck’s epic radio call.  To subscribe, visit cardinals.com/publications or call 314-345-9000.  Follow them on Twitter at @CardsMagazine.

Official Team Media Guide

2024 Cardinals media guides are available for $20 at the Official Team Store, Authentics Shops, Cards Magazine stands and at cardinals.com/mediaguide.

Official Team Scorecard

Designed by local artist Mike Right, 2024 team scorecards are available for $3.00 at Busch Stadium, Cardinals Magazine stands and cardinals.com/scorecard

Cardinals Kids Club

Join the 2024 Cardinals Kids Club—an exclusive club just for our younger Cardinals fans!  For only $33, plus shipping, Kids Club members will receive custom merchandise, one voucher good for two tickets to a select home game and more.  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 2024 featured exhibit ¡Viva! Los Cardenales”, celebrating the Cardinals’ Hispanic and Latin players through the history of the organization, included with admission.  For more info 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 Cards 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 players and the organization to help children in our community—both on and off the baseball field.  Established in 1997, Cards Care has invested over $31 million to support St. Louis area children, built or renovated 24 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 Spanish radio broadcast information, video and social initiatives can be found at cardinals.com/spanish. Follow the Cardinals Spanish social media accounts on X (@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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