HOMESTAND HIGHLIGHTS (Friday, August 9—Sunday, August 11)

90s Night and Weekend of Wearable Giveaways Highlight Ninth Homestand

ST. LOUIS, Mo., August 8, 2019 – The Cardinals return to Busch for their shortest homestand of the season. The brief homestand features a three-game weekend series against the Pittsburgh Pirates (August 9-11).

Friday, August 9, 2019 — Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (7:15 p.m.)
TV: FOX Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 5:15 PM

Adult Tank Top Giveaway: 30,000 fans, ages 16 and older. Presented by Cooper Tires / Dobbs Tire & Auto Center.

90s Night: With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will take home a 90’s-inspired Cardinals t-shirt. Come early for a pregame concert of 90s hits by Proud Larry in Budweiser Terrace. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/90s.

Flashback Friday & Artifact Spotlight: Before every Friday home game, the Cardinals Museum hosts two presentations, one highlighting artifacts in the museum’s collection not currently on display at 3:00 & 3:30 PM and another featuring intimate and candid interviews with a former Cardinals player at 4 PM. Today’s interview will be with INF Mike Tyson. To purchase museum tickets, visit cardinals.com/museum

Boots at Busch: 93.7 The Bull and the Cardinals welcome back Boots at Busch—a series of home games featuring live country music in a “battle of the bands” format. Tonight’s battle features Kenna, Whisky Raccoons & Jessica Tipton and the Mud Flaps. Performances begin at 5:35 PM in Budweiser Terrace. Tickets are available for $10 at cardinals.com/bootsatbusch.

· 50/50 Raffle: One lucky fan will receive 50% of the gross proceeds from today’s raffle ticket donations. The other half will benefit Cardinals Care. For more info and past winning raffle numbers, visit cardinals.com/5050.

· Cardinals Care Stadium Auction: Auction tables will be located inside the Cardinals Club, UMB Champions Club and Redbird Club for fans and collectors to obtain specialty Cardinals items.

MLBPAA Auction: The MLBPAA will conduct a silent auction by Gate 1 and Gate 3 through the fifth inning. Proceeds will benefit Cardinals Care and MLBPAA.

Saturday, August 10, 2019 — Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (6:15 p.m.)
TV: FOX Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 4:15 PM

· Skyline Mesh Back Hat Giveaway: 30,000 fans, ages 16 and older. Presented by Shane Co.

· Baseball Card Pack Giveaway: 30,000 fans, all ages, entering with a ticket. Courtesy of Topps Trading Card company.

· Saturday Signings at the Museum: Former Cardinals INF Mike Tyson will sign from 2-4 PM. Visit cardinals.com/museum for more information.

· 50/50 Raffle: One lucky fan will receive 50% of the gross proceeds from today’s raffle ticket donations. The other half will benefit Cardinals Care. For more info and past winning raffle numbers, visit cardinals.com/5050.

MLBPAA Auction: The MLBPAA will conduct a silent auction by Gate 1, Gate 3, and inside the Cardinals Club and Redbird Club through the fifth inning. Proceeds will benefit Cardinals Care and MLBPAA.

Sunday, August 11, 2019 — Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (1:15 p.m.)
TV: FOX Sports Midwest
Radio: KMOX 1120 AM, WIJR 880 AM (Spanish)
Gates: 11:15 AM

· Mystery Adult PKWY Socks by Stance, Inc. Giveaway: 30,000 fans, ages 16 and older.

· Fredbird’s Birthday Party: With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will join Fredbird and friends for a pregame birthday party in Cunningham Corner. Brunch and dessert will be provided and each guest will take home a Cardinals goodie bag! Tickets are currently sold out. For more information, visit cardinals.com/theme.

· Prairie Farms Kids Run The Bases: Fans ages 15 and under are invited to 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).

· 50/50 Raffle: One lucky fan will receive 50% of the gross proceeds from today’s raffle ticket donations. The other half will benefit Cardinals Care. For more info and past winning raffle numbers, visit cardinals.com/5050.

MLBPAA Auction: The MLBPAA will conduct a silent auction by Gate 1, Gate 3, and inside the Cardinals Club and Redbird Club through the fifth inning. Proceeds will benefit Cardinals Care and MLBPAA.

FEATURED FOOD ITEM

All-Star Chicken Pita
Chicken marinated in fresh peach, onion, balsamic vinegar, whole grain mustard, brown sugar, and red pepper flake before being grilled, coupled with crisp shredded purple cabbage, Peach Mojo sauce, and a trio of sautéed red bell peppers, fresh peaches, and red onion. Served with Kettle cooked chips.

Locations: All-Star Chicken Pita Portable – Section 151

BUSCH STADIUM INFORMATION

Fan Information Guide
The Busch Stadium Fan Information is designed to assist our fans by presenting information about St. Louis Cardinals/Busch Stadium offerings and accommodations. View the guide at cardinals.com/info.

Food & Beverage Guide
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.

Team Store
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. On game nights, the store will remain open to the public and will close approximately one hour after the game.

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

MLB Ballpark App
The MLB Ballpark app is your mobile companion when visiting Busch Stadium and personalizes your trip with digital ticketing, mobile check-in, offers, rewards and exclusive content. For more information, visit cardinals.com/ballparkapp.

MORE CARDINALS INFORMATION

Cardinals Magazine – NEW ISSUE ON SALE!
Celebrate the Cardinals 2019 Hall of Fame class of Mort Cooper, Jason Isringhausen and Scott Rolen in the new edition of Cardinals Magazine. Inside, you’ll read tributes by Jim Edmonds (on Rolen) and Randy Flores (on Isringhausen), who witnessed their teammates greatness in person, while our profile on Cooper illuminates his run as the NL’s best pitcher in the early 1940s. Further, you’ll enjoy our profiles on prospect Dylan Carlson, starter Dakota Hudson, and 2019 Baseball Hall of Fame enshrine Lee Smith. And you’ll relive Albert Pujols’ return to St. Louis with a pictorial tribute that encapsulates the emotional weekend for the player and the fans.

Subscribe today at cardinals.com/publications or call 314-345-9000, or purchase at Busch Stadium from gate vendors, or at team store and Cardinals Authentics locations. Follow the magazine on Twitter at @CardsMagazine.

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 on home game nights. Museum programming, including Saturday Signings, Flashback Fridays and Artifact Spotlight presentations, are scheduled throughout the season. 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 Ford Plaza shop will remain open 30 minutes after last pitch while the Cardinals Nation shop will remain open through the end of the game. For more information, visit cardinals.com/authentics or follow them on Twitter @CardsAuthentics. #CardsAuthentics

Official Team Media Guide
Cardinals 2019 media guides are available for $20 at the Official Cardinals Team Store, Cardinals Authentics Shops and cardinals.com/mediaguide.

Official Team Scorecard
Designed by local artist Mike Right, 2019 team scorecards are available for $2.50 at Busch Stadium and cardinals.com/scorecard.

Cardinals in the Community
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 $24 million to support St. Louis area children and built or renovated 23 youth ball fields in local under-resourced neighborhoods. Fans can learn how to support Cardinals Care by visiting cardinals.com/community. #CardsCare

Cardinals Insider with Ozzie Smith
Cardinals Insider is a Mid-America Emmy-nominated weekly news magazine television show hosted by Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith that gives fans an all-access pass to everything Cardinals baseball featuring exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes content. To watch full episodes or find an updated programming schedule, visit cardinals.com/insider.

Official Pregame Parties
Cardinals Nation Restaurant hosts the Official Pregame Party of the St. Louis Cardinals before every game. The ticketed pep-rally style party is located on the second floor of Cardinals Nation in the Hall of Fame Club, two and a half hours prior to every Cardinals home game all the way until first pitch. Visit cardinals.com/pregame to purchase tickets or for more information.

Cardinals Nation Food Truck
For weekly truck location announcements, follow on Twitter @CardsFoodTruck. To view the full food truck menu or for more information, visit cardinals.com/foodtruck.

Ballpark Village
No ticket, no problem! Ballpark Village offers an unprecedented watch party experience with over 1,200 square feet of TVs with direct stadium feed, as well as Budweiser Brew House Deck Parties post-game every Friday with DJ Todd Thomas and Official Cardinals Away Game Watch Parties with premium giveaways. Learn more at stlballparkvillage.com.