Cards welcome Blue Jays May 23, 2022; Homestand Highlighs

 The Cardinals are back at Busch Stadium to open a nine-game homestand, their second-longest of the season, starting with a two game interleague series against the Toronto Blue Jays (May 23-24) followed by a four-game weekend series with division rivals Milwaukee Brewers (May 26-29) and concluding with three games against the San Diego Padres (May 30-June 1).  Homestand highlights can be found at cardinals.com/homestand.

Monday, May 23 — Cardinals vs. Toronto Blue Jays (6:45 PM)

Probable Pitchers: RHP Miles Mikolas (3-2, 1.68) vs. RHP José Berríos (3-2, 4.83)

TV: Bally Sports Midwest

Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)

Gates: 5:15 PM

  • Fans Fight Cancer Night: With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will receive a Cardinals Cancer Awareness cap representing the 11 most common types of cancer in St. Louis.  A portion of each ticket sold will be donated back to cancer research at Siteman Cancer Center and Siteman Kids at St. Louis Children’s Hospital.  Presented by Siteman Cancer Center.  Tickets for Fans Fight Cancer Night are sold out.
  • Scout Night II: Scouts and their guests can enjoy $12 tickets and will receive a special scout patch.  All scouts and troop leaders will be invited to participate in a pregame parade around the warning track.  To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/scouts.

Tuesday, May 24 — Cardinals vs. Toronto Blue Jays (6:45 PM)

Probable Pitchers: RHP Jordan Hicks (1-3, 4.21) vs. RHP Kevin Gausman (3-3, 2.52)

TV: Bally Sports Midwest

Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)

Gates: 5:15 PM

  • Pregame Recognition: Hall of Fame catcher Ted Simmons will be recognized on the field before the start of tonight’s game. 
  • Shakespeare Night: With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will take home a Shakespeare-themed Cardinals t-shirt.  A portion of each ticket will be donated to the St. Louis Shakespeare Festival.  To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/shakespeare.
  • Cardinals Care Auctions: Autographed items from Cardinals players, coaches and alumni can be bid on by fans in the ballpark and at home via cardinals.com/ccauctions.  The items will be on display at Gate 1, Gate 3, and inside the Cardinals Club, UMB Champions Club and Redbird Club. The auction will run today from 9:00 AM—9:00 PM.

Thursday, May 26 — Cardinals vs. Milwaukee Brewers (6:45 PM)

Probable Pitchers: RHP Dakota Hudson (3-2, 3.60) vs. LHP Eric Lauer (4-1, 2.16)

TV: Bally Sports Midwest

Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)

Gates: 5:15 PM

  • Mental Health Awareness Night: With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will receive a Cardinals Mental Health Awareness cap.  A portion of each ticket sold will be donated to NAMI St. Louis.  Presented by NAMI St. Louis Tickets for Mental Health Awareness Night are sold out.

Friday, May 27 — Cardinals vs. Milwaukee Brewers (7:15 PM)

Probable Pitchers: RHP Adam Wainwright (5-3, 2.87) vs. RHP Brandon Woodruff (5-2, 4.76)

TV: Bally Sports Midwest

Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)

Gates: 5:15 PM

  • Adult 1982 Baseball T-Shirt Giveaway: 25,000 fans, ages 16 and older.
  • Cardinals Hall of Fame Induction Class Announcement: The 2022 Cardinals Hall of Fame Induction Class will be revealed during tonight’s pregame telecast on Bally Sports Midwest.  A pregame ceremony will also take place to commemorate the announcement.  The class will be inducted into the Cardinals Hall of Fame during an enshrinement ceremony on Saturday, August 27.

 

Saturday, May 28 — Cardinals vs. Milwaukee Brewers (1:15 PM)

Probable Pitchers: LHP Matthew Liberatore (0-0, 7.71) vs. RHP Adrian Houser

TV: Bally Sports Midwest

Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)

Gates: 11:15 AM

  • “YADI” Tumbler Giveaway: 25,000 fans, ages 16 and older, presented by Coca-Cola & QuikTrip.

Sunday, May 29 — Cardinals vs. Milwaukee Brewers (1:15 PM)

Probable Pitchers: RHP Miles Mikolas vs. RHP Corbin Burnes

TV: Bally Sports Midwest

Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)

Gates: 11:15 AM

 

  • Ted Simmons Replica Statue Giveaway: 25,000 fans, ages 16 and older, presented by Edward Jones.
  • SEMO Day: With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will take home a SEMO-themed Cardinals t-shirt.  To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/SEMO.
  • 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).

Monday, May 30 — Cardinals vs. San Diego Padres (1:15 PM)

Probable Pitchers: RHP Jordan Hicks vs. LHP Blake Snell

TV: Bally Sports Midwest

Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)

Gates: 11:15 AM

  • Cardinals Cornhole Bags Giveaway: 25,000 fans, ages 21 and older, presented by Budweiser.

Tuesday, May 31 — Cardinals vs. San Diego Padres (6:45 PM)

Probable Pitchers: RHP Dakota Hudson vs. RHP Yu Darvish

TV: Bally Sports Midwest

Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)

Gates: 5:15 PM

  • Worldwide Technology Raceway Night: With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will receive a racing-inspired Tommy Edman Bobblehead.  Plus, each fan will receive a free ticket to both the NASCAR Truck Series qualifying and NASCAR Cup Series practice on Friday, June 3 at WWT Raceway.  To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/racing

Wednesday, June 1 — Cardinals vs. San Diego Padres (12:15 PM)

Probable Pitchers: RHP Adam Wainwright vs. RHP Joe Musgrove

TV: Bally Sports Midwest

Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, 98.7 FM & WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)

Gates: 10:45 AM

  • 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.

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.

BUSCH STADIUM PARKING

Fans can now 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.  Starr Lot parking can be purchased as part of your overall ticket purchase, or separately 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.

 

PROHIBITED ITEMS & SECURITY

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

 

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.

Cardinals Magazine – 2022 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 to a 2022 home game, or register for two years to take home a super-soft t-shirt celebrating the iconic duo of Yadier Molina and Adam Wainwright.  To subscribe, visit cardinals.com/publications or call 314-345-9000.  Follow them on Twitter at @CardsMagazine.

Official Team Media Guide

2022 Cardinals media guides are available for $20 at the Official Cardinals Team Store, Cardinals Authentics Shops, Cardinals Magazine stands and at cardinals.com/mediaguide.

 

A 13-page supplemental Albert Pujols player profile book is also available for purchase for $10.

Official Team Scorecard

Designed by local artist Mike Right, 2022 team scorecards are available for $3.00 at Busch Stadium, Cardinals Magazine stands and cardinals.com/scorecard.

Cardinals Kids Club

Join the 2022 Cardinals Kids Club presented by Rawlings and Dick’s Sporting Goods—an exclusive club just for our younger Cardinals fans!  The price of membership is $33, plus shipping and handling.  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 2022 featured exhibit “Celebration! 1982”, celebrating the 40th anniversary of the 1982 World Series championship season, included with admission.  For more information or to purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/museum.  #CardsMuseum

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 $29 million to support St. Louis area children, built or renovated 25 youth ball fields in local under-resourced neighborhoods, and distributed over $15 million in grants to nonprofit organizations.  Visit cardinals.com/community and follow @CardinalsCare on Twitter. #CardsCare

Social Media

Twitter (@Cardinals)                      YouTube (youtbe.com/cardinals)

Instagram (Cardinals)                     Facebook (facebook.com/cardinals)

TikTok (@cardinals)                         Snapchat (cardinals)

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.

 

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