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Homestand Highlights (Monday, September 10-Sunday, September 16)

First responders & Fiesta Cardenales highlight 12th homestand of 2018

The Cardinals return to Busch Stadium on September 10th after a six-game road trip through Washington and Detroit. The seven-game homestand kicks off with three games against the Pittsburgh Pirates (September 10-12) and concludes with a four-game series versus the Los Angeles Dodgers (September 13-16). The twelfth homestand of the season is highlighted by 80s Night and a Mark McGwire bobblehead giveaway.  

Monday, September 10, 2018 -- Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (7:15 p.m.)
Gates open at 5:45 p.m.

The Cardinals return to Busch Stadium on September 10th after a six-game road trip through Washington and Detroit. The seven-game homestand kicks off with three games against the Pittsburgh Pirates (September 10-12) and concludes with a four-game series versus the Los Angeles Dodgers (September 13-16). The twelfth homestand of the season is highlighted by 80s Night and a Mark McGwire bobblehead giveaway.  

Monday, September 10, 2018 -- Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (7:15 p.m.)
Gates open at 5:45 p.m.

•    Law Enforcement Appreciation Theme Night: Support our brave men and women in uniform at Law Enforcement Appreciation Night presented by American Eagle Credit Union! With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will receive an exclusive Cardinals Law Enforcement t-shirt. A portion of each ticket sold will benefit the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. A day game option is available on September 12. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/lawenforcement. #CardsTheme

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 -- Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (7:15 p.m.)
Gates open at 5:45 p.m.

•   September 11th Commemoration: The TSA Color Guard will present the colors during tonight's pregame presentation of God Bless America and the National Anthem. Kristin Salvatore, a survivor of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, will throw a ceremonial pitch prior to tonight's game. We will also observe a moment of silence in remembrance of all the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

•    Firefighters Appreciation Theme Night: Celebrate the men and women that help keep our city safe at Firefighter Appreciation Night presented by American Eagle Credit Union! With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will receive an exclusive Cardinals Firefighter t-shirt. A portion of each ticket sold will be donated to The Backstoppers. A day game option is available on September 12. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/firefighters. #CardsTheme 

•    Autograph Night: Get free autographs from current and former Cardinals players, courtesy of Academy Sports + Outdoors. Francisco Peña will sign 100 autographs in Budweiser Terrace for fans ages 15 and younger from 5:45-6:15. Kids must have an autograph line ticket, which are free and are distributed in Budweiser Terrace. Former Cardinals Greg Mathews and David Green will sign autographs for fans of all ages from 6:15-7:00. Players subject to change.

•    Cardinals Care Stadium Auction: Auction tables will be located at Gates 1 and 3, inside the Cardinals Club, UMB Champions Club and Redbird Club for fans and collectors to obtain specialty Cardinals items while helping support the programs that Cardinals Care provides to youth in the community. #CardsCare

•    Player Ticket Program: A player will host a group from a local charitable organization for tonight's game as part of the club's Player Ticket Program.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 -- Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (12:15 p.m.)
Gates open at 10:45 a.m.

•    Law Enforcement & Firefighter Appreciation Theme Day: Support or brave men and women in uniform at Law Enforcement & Firefighter Appreciation Day presented by American Eagle Credit Union! With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will receive an exclusive Cardinals Law Enforcement or Firefighter t-shirt. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/theme. #CardsTheme

•    Career Day Theme Event: Students and educators can enjoy a special pregame Q&A/panel discussion with executives focusing on careers in sports and media, followed by an exclusive College Fair with representatives from colleges and universities around the Midwest. The $15 Career Day Theme Ticket also includes a ticket to the game plus a jumbo hot dog, soda & chips. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/careerday. #CardsTheme

Thursday, September 13, 2018 -- Cardinals vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (6:15 p.m.)
Gates open at 4:45 p.m.

•    T-Shirt of the Month Giveaway: The Redbirds are hot! What can we attribute this spicy streak to? It's Gotta Be The Salsa! 20,000 fans, ages 16 and older, will take home a t-shirt commemorating the team's salsa craze, designed by Fresh Brewed Tees. #CardsPromo 

•    Halfway to St. Patrick's Day Theme Night: Join us for Halfway to St. Patrick's Day presented by the St. Louis Metropolitan St. Patrick's Day Parade at Busch Stadium. Fans who purchase a special Theme Ticket will receive an exclusive green lightweight hooded pullover. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/theme. #CardsTheme 

•    Player Ticket Program: Adam Wainwright will host a group from Lift for Life Gym for tonight's game as part of the club's Player Ticket Program.

•    MLBPAA Auction: The MLB Players Alumni Association will conduct a silent auction by Gate 1, Gate 3 and inside the Cardinals Club through the fifth inning. All proceeds will benefit Cardinals Care and the MLBPAA.

Friday, September 14, 2018 -- Cardinals vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (7:15 p.m.)
Gates open at 5:15 p.m.

•    Replica 1928 Jersey Giveaway: 30,000 fans ages 16 and older, can help honor the 90-year anniversary of the 1928 season by taking home a one-of-a-kind 1928 replica jersey, featuring pinstripes and a throwback Cardinals logo. Presented by Old Dominion Freight Line. #CardsPromo 

•    80s Theme Night: Go Crazy Folks, Go Crazy! We're going back in time to celebrate 80s Night at Busch Stadium. With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will receive an exclusive 80s-themed Cardinals dugout jacket. Come early for a rad pregame concert by That 80's Band in Budweiser Terrace. In honor of a favorite 80s movie, Back to the Future, a portion of each ticket sold will be donated to Team Gateway To A Cure, benefiting the Michael J. Fox Foundation and Caregivers Support Groups. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/80s. #CardsTheme 

•    Cardinals en Español: Tonight's game will be broadcast over the radio in Spanish by Polo Ascencio and Bengie Molina. The Spanish broadcast will air locally on WIJR 880 AM and be streamed via cardinals.com & the MLB.com At Bat mobile app. #STLCardenales or #SomosSTL

•    Artifact Spotlight: Before every Friday home game, the Cardinals Museum highlights artifacts in the collection not currently on display during a pregame presentation inside the Museum at 3:00 & 3:30. Today's featured item relates to Hall of Fame first baseman and 1928 MVP, Jim Bottomley. To purchase museum tickets, visit cardinals.com/museum. #CardsMuseum

•    Flashback Friday: Before every Friday home game at 4:00 p.m., the Cardinals Museum will host a presentation about Cardinals history or a museum-related topic from one of the Museum's staff members, a former player or a visiting author. Today's presentation will be led by former Cardinals pitcher Woody Williams. To purchase museum tickets, visit cardinals.com/museum. #CardsMuseum

•    Cardinals Care 50/50 Raffle: One lucky fan will receive 50% of the gross proceeds from tonight's raffle ticket donations. The other half will benefit Cardinals Care. For more info and past winning raffle numbers, visit cardinals.com/5050. #CardsCare5050

•    Cardinals Care Stadium Auction: Auction tables will be located at Gates 1 and 3, inside the Cardinals Club, UMB Champions Club and Redbird Club for fans and collectors to obtain specialty Cardinals items while helping support the programs that Cardinals Care provides to youth in the community. #CardsCare

•    MLBPAA Auction: The MLB Players Alumni Association will conduct a silent auction by Gate 1, Gate 3 and inside the Cardinals Club through the fifth inning. All proceeds will benefit Cardinals Care and the MLBPAA.

Saturday, September 15, 2018 -- Cardinals vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (12:05 p.m.)
Gates open at 10:05 a.m.

•    Replica 2013 Mystery NL Championship Ring Giveaway: 30,000 fans ages 16 and older, will receive a replica 2013 National League Champion mystery player ring, courtesy of Edward Jones. The individual player rings will celebrate a few of the top layers from the 2013 team including Yadier Molina, Matt Holliday, Adam Wainwright, Michael Wacha Matt Carpenter. #CardsPromo 

•    Saturday Signings at the Museum: Former Cardinals pitcher Woody Williams will sign autographs at the Cardinals Museum from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Visit cardinals.com/museum for more information. #CardsMuseum

•    Cardinals en Español: Today's game will be broadcast over the radio in Spanish by Polo Ascencio and Bengie Molina. The Spanish broadcast will air locally on WIJR 880 AM and be streamed via cardinals.com & the MLB.com At Bat mobile app. #STLCardenales or #SomosSTL

•    Cardinals Care 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. #CardsCare5050

•   MLBPAA Auction: The MLB Players Alumni Association will conduct a silent auction by Gate 1, Gate 3 and inside the Cardinals Club through the fifth inning. All proceeds will benefit Cardinals Care and the MLBPAA.

•    #Join4Joe Bone Marrow Donor Drive: This marks the 3rd year of the #Join4Joe Bone Marrow Donor Drive, which is held each year in remembrance of Cardinals beat writer, Joe Strauss. Representatives from Be the Match will be in Ford Plaza and Budweiser Terrace to help fans sign up to receive a Bone Marrow Donor Kit. For more info visit cardinals.com/join4joe.

Sunday, September 16, 2018 -- Cardinals vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (7:05 p.m.)
Gates open at 5:05 p.m.

•    Mark McGwire Bobblehead Giveaway: 30,000 fans ages 16 and older, will take home their very own Mark McGwire bobblehead commemorating the 20-year anniversary of Big Mac's record-breaking 62nd home run, courtesy of Coca-Cola and Dierbergs. #CardsPromo

•   Prairie Farms Ice Cream Sunday: Starting two hours prior to the game, bring the entire family to Ford Plaza for games, prizes and free North Star frozen treats (while supplies last). 

•   Fiesta Cardenales Theme Event: The Cardinals welcome all members of the Latino and Hispanic community for a cultural celebration during Hispanic Heritage Month. With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, fans will receive a one-of-a-kind Cardenales cap. A portion of each ticket sold will benefit the Hispanic Education Cultural & Scholarship Foundation. Come early for a pregame event featuring current Cardinals players and music in Budweiser Terrace. To purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/fiesta. #CardsTheme 

•    Cardinals en Español: Today's game will be broadcast over the radio in Spanish by Polo Ascencio and Bengie Molina. The Spanish broadcast will air locally on WIJR 880 AM and be streamed via cardinals.com & the MLB.com At Bat mobile app. #STLCardenales or #SomosSTL

•    Cardinals Care 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. #CardsCare5050

•    MLBPAA Auction: The MLB Players Alumni Association will conduct a silent auction by Gate 1, Gate 3 and inside the Cardinals Club through the fifth inning. All proceeds will benefit Cardinals Care and the MLBPAA.

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