JUPITER, Fla., March 22, 2017 – Following their win this afternoon, the St. Louis Cardinals announced that they had optioned right-handed pitcher Sam Tuivailala to the Memphis Redbirds (AAA) roster.
Today’s transaction reduced the number of players in the team’s Major League camp to 42, including 11 non-roster invitees.
‘Cardinals Ballpark Pass’ Allows Fans to Attend Cardinals Home Games for Monthly Fee.
ST. LOUIS, Mo., March 22, 2017 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced the launch of the Cardinals Ballpark Pass, a new ticket subscription service that gives fans the opportunity to attend as many Cardinals home games as they want each month, for a monthly fee of $29.99. On sale now at cardinals.com/pass the Cardinals Ballpark Pass covers all Cardinals home games except Opening Day (April 2) and will be utilized in conjunction with the MLB.com Ballpark mobile app.
On each game date, Cardinals Ballpark Pass subscribers will receive a Standing Room ticket delivered digitally to their smartphone through the Ballpark app.
“The Cardinals Ballpark Pass gives our fans another flexible and affordable option to take in a Cardinals game at their leisure,” said Joe Strohm, Vice President of Ticket Sales. “We believe this ticket subscription service is a perfect fit for millennials and young professionals that may be a bit more spontaneous in planning their visits to Busch Stadium.”
With a Standing Room ticket, fans can enjoy the game, pregame activities and ballpark atmosphere from the Budweiser Bowtie Bar in the Left Field Porch, the Ford Plaza in Centerfield, the Perficient Perch in the Infield Pavilion or Riverview Corner in the Right Field Pavilion, among other areas.
Additionally, fans entering Busch Stadium with the digital Standing Room ticket are eligible to receive promotional giveaway items at the gate for each game (provided they are eligible based on that giveaway's posted age and quantity restrictions).
The Cardinals Ballpark Pass will automatically renew each month for customers who purchase the pass. For more information about the ticket subscription service, or to make a purchase, visit cardinals.com/pass.
Proceeds from Sale of Each Shirt Will Directly Benefit Big League Impact & Cardinals Care.
ST. LOUIS, Mo., March 21, 2017 – The St. Louis Cardinals and pitcher Adam Wainwright, in cooperation with Wainwright’s charitable organization, Big League Impact, announced today that the Official Cardinals Team Store at Busch Stadium will be the exclusive brick and mortar retailer of Adam’s recently launched “Waino’s World” t-shirt. The soft, stretchy, pre-shrunk shirt is being produced by St. Louis based baseball apparel company, 108 Stitches.
“We approached Adam with the idea to create something fun for the fans to wear on days he pitches,” said Eric Ross, Vice President of 108 Stitches. “Adam loved the idea and decided that this would be a great way to give back to the St. Louis community and raise money for Big League Impact’s global efforts.”
Available for men and women, the comfortable, tri-blend (50% polyester, 25% cotton, 25% rayon) tee will retail for $36 at the Busch Stadium Team Store. For every shirt sold, 108 Stitches will donate a portion of the proceeds to Big League Impact and Cardinals Care. The club is encouraging fans to show their appreciation for Adam by wearing the “Waino’s World” shirt at Busch Stadium on days that he pitches.
ST. LOUIS, MO, March 20, 2017 – The St. Louis Cardinals have opened online credential registration for the 2017 Regular Season today with full-season and individual game credential applications. Full-season credentials will be made available only for those media members who cover the Cardinals home games on a full-time basis and at the discretion of the St. Louis Cardinals Communications office. In order to be considered for 2017 Cardinals credentials, all media entities must be registered on the Major League Baseball credential website located at www.credentials.mlb.com. Regular season individual game credentials must be applied for 48 hours prior to first pitch for each game that is being requested. In order to be registered on the Major League Baseball credential website, each individual must have a headshot photo and valid email address submitted by their affiliate manager who is responsible for requesting credentials. Seating in the press box on Opening Day, April 2, is limited and will be assigned in accordance with Major League Baseball press box guidelines. National media and out-of-town media are encouraged to contact Chris Tunno (email@example.com) with the St. Louis Cardinals Communications department in advance if space is required.
Orlando, Fla., March 19, 2017 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced that following this afternoon’s 5-2 win at Champion Stadium vs. Atlanta, they have optioned outfielder Anthony Garcia and right-handed pitcher Rowan Wick to the Memphis Redbirds (AAA) roster and re-assigned right-handed pitcher Josh Lucas and left-handed pitcher Zach Phillips to their minor league camp.
These transactions reduce the number of players in the team’s Major League camp to 47, including 14 non-roster invitees.