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Reliever Mike Mayers activated from injured list

Chasen Shreve DFA; Matt Carpenter on injury rehab assignment with Memphis (AAA)
July 23, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have activated right-handed reliever Mike Mayers (right shoulder lat strain) from the 60-day Injured List and designated left-handed reliever Chasen Shreve for assignment. The team also announced that infielder Matt Carpenter (right foot contusion) will begin an injury

Cardinals recall Ravelo, Webb from Triple-A Memphis

Leone, Helsley optioned to Memphis
July 21, 2019

CINCINNATI, Ohio, July 21, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today they have recalled INF Rangel Ravelo (rahn-HEL) and LHP Tyler Webb from Memphis (AAA) and have optioned RHP Ryan Helsley and RHP Dominic Leone to Memphis (AAA) following Saturday night’s game in Cincinnati. Ravelo, 27, is being recalled

Cardinals recall RHP Ryan Helsely from AAA Memphis 

INF Edmundo Sosa optioned to AAA Memphis
July 20, 2019

CINCINNATI, Ohio – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today they have recalled RHP Ryan Helsley* from Memphis (AAA) and optioned INF Edmundo Sosa* to Memphis (AAA) following Friday night’s game in Cincinnati. Helsley, who turned 25 years-old on Thursday, is being recalled for the fifth time this season and spent

Cardinals' Matt Carpenter placed on 10-day injured list

Rookie infielder Edmundo Sosa recalled from Memphis (AAA)
July 16, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., July 16, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced prior to tonight’s game, that they have placed infielder Matt Carpenter (right foot contusion) on the 10-day Injured List and recalled rookie infielder Edmundo Sosa from Memphis (AAA). Carpenter injured his foot during the 7th inning of last

McDonald's 'Ticketfest' returns for Cardinals-Cubs series

$10 tickets available for three-game series on July 30—August 1
July 16, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., July 16, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals and McDonald’s are teaming up to bring back Ticketfest, a special discount ticket promotion for fans to experience one of the best rivalries in all of sports. On sale now, fans can purchase specially priced $10 tickets to watch

Carpenter, Shreve and Knizner Joining Cardinals Roster

Molina Placed On 10-day Injured List; Webb and Ravelo Optioned To Memphis (AAA)
July 11, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., July 11, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have activated infielder Matt Carpenter* (lower back strain) from the 10-day Injured List, purchased the contract of left-handed pitcher Chasen Shreve from Memphis (AAA) and will recall rookie catcher *Andrew Knizner from Memphis tomorrow when

Cardinals Homestand Highlights (Friday, July 12—Wednesday, July 17)

#Join4Joe Bone Marrow Drive & 29th Annual Christian Day Highlight Seventh Homestand
July 11, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., July 11, 2019 – Fresh off the All-Star break, the Cardinals return for six games at Busch. The seventh homestand of the year opens with a three-game weekend series against the Arizona Diamondbacks (July 12-14) and concludes with three games versus the Pittsburgh Pirates (July 15-17). Friday,

Cardinals & St. Louis baseball writers team up to host fourth annual #Join4Joe marrow donor registry event

Drive to be held on July 13 at Busch Stadium in honor of longtime Cardinals beat writer Joe Strauss
July 8, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., July 8, 2019 – For the fourth consecutive year, the St. Louis Cardinals, in conjunction with the St. Louis Baseball Writers and Be The Match, will host the #Join4Joe marrow donor drive at Busch Stadium on Saturday, July 13, to add individuals to the Be The Match

Cards recall 1B/OF Rangel Ravelo from Triple-A Memphis

Outfielder Lane Thomas optioned to Memphis
July 5, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif, July 5, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced prior to tonight’s game, that they have recalled rookie first baseman/outfielder Rangel Ravelo from Memphis (AAA) and optioned outfielder Lane Thomas to the triple-A club. Ravelo, a 27-year-old rookie, made his Major League debut last month in a

Randy Arozarena, Alvaro Seijas named Cards top Minor Leaguers for month of June

All-Star Seijas promoted to Palm Beach (High-A) yesterday; Arozarena continues to mash in Triple-A Memphis
July 4, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – July 4, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that Memphis Redbirds (AAA) outfielder Randy Arozarena (pronounced Ahh-ROW-sa-ray-na) and Palm Beach Cardinals (High-A) right-handed pitcher Alvaro Seijas (pronounced SAY-hoss) have been honored as the Cardinals Minor League Player and Pitcher of the Month for June

Cardinals announce international signings

23 players from Dominican Republic, Colombia, Mexico & Venezuela among the signees
July 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS, MO., July 2, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that the club has agreed to terms with 23 free-agent players representing the Dominican Republic, Colombia, Mexico and Venezuela from the first day of Major League Baseball’s international signing period for 2019-20. Five outfielders, two catchers, six

Cardinals activate John Brebbia from paternity list; Matt Carpenter placed on 10-day injured list with lower back strain

July 2, 2019

SEATTLE, WA, July 2, 2019 -- The St. Louis Cardinals announced prior to tonight’s game in Seattle that they have activated right-handed pitcher John Brebbia from the Paternity List and placed infielder Matt Carpenter (lower back strain) on the 10-day Injured List, retroactive to June 29. Carpenter is batting .216

Cardinals And National Car Rental Announce $6 Ticket Offer

Discounted Tickets Available for Three-Game Series vs. Pirates
July 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., July 2, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals and National Car Rental are teaming up to present fans with a special discount ticket offer. On sale now, fans can purchase tickets for just $6 to watch the Cardinals take on the Pittsburgh Pirates on July 15-17. These

Cardinals' Marcell Ozuna placed on 10-day injured list

Outfielders O'Neill & Thomas recalled from Memphis (AAA); Brebbia on paternity list
June 29, 2019

SAN DIEGO, Calif., June 29, 2019 -- The St. Louis Cardinals announced prior to tonight’s game that they have placed outfielder Marcell Ozuna* (small fractures at the base of the 3rd & 4th fingers on right hand) on the 10-day Injured List, placed right-handed pitcher John Brebbia on the Paternity

Cardinals add pitchers Ponce de Leon and Leone to roster

Jordan Hicks placed on 10-day injured list; Genesis Cabrera optioned to Memphis (AAA)
June 25, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 25, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced prior to tonight’s game, that they have recalled right-handed pitchers Daniel Ponce de Leon* and Dominic Leone from Memphis (AAA). The team also announced that right-handed pitcher *Jordan Hicks (right elbow) has been placed on the 10-day Injured

Cardinals pitcher Jordan Hicks diagnosed with torn UCL; team preparing to determine the next course of action for reliever

June 24, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 24, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals learned today, following an MRI examination of Jordan Hicks right elbow, that the reliever has a torn ulnar collateral ligament and the team is determining the next course of action for Hicks. Hicks, 22, was removed from Saturday’s (June

Cardinals to host Stanley Cup on June 26

Team to celebrate Blues’ championship victory with special ceremonies; tickets available to 6:15 pm game vs. Athletics featuring Blues T-shirt promo item
June 22, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 22, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals have announced the Stanley Cup will make an appearance at Busch Stadium on Wednesday, June 26th when the team takes on the Oakland Athletics at 6:15 p.m. The St. Louis Cardinals will celebrate the St. Louis Blues’ Stanley Cup

Adam Wainwright returns to Cardinals roster

Ponce de Leon Optioned To Memphis (AAA) & Munoz Moved To Restricted List
June 20, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 20, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced prior to tonight’s game, that they have activated right-handed pitcher Adam Wainwright* (left hamstring strain) from the 10-day Injured List and optioned right-handed pitcher Daniel Ponce de Leon to Memphis (AAA). The team also announced that infielder **Yairo

Cards purchase rookie Rangel Ravelo from Triple-A Memphis

Yairo Muñoz placed on paternity list
June 17, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 17, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced prior to tonight’s game, that they have purchased the contract of rookie first baseman/outfielder Rangel Ravelo* from Memphis (AAA) and placed infielder Yairo Muñoz on the Paternity List. To make room for Ravelo on the team’s 40-man Major

Cards Recall Pitcher Génesis Cabrera From Memphis (AAA); Pitcher Ryan Helsley Placed on 10-day Injured List

June 13, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 13, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced prior to tonight’s game in New York, that they have recalled rookie left-handed pitcher Génesis Cabrera* (pronounced hen-e-sis) from Memphis (AAA) and placed rookie right-handed pitcher Ryan Helsley* (right shoulder impingement) on the 10-day Injured List. Cabrera, 22,

Cardinals and 2nd-rounder Trejyn Fletcher reach deal

Team also announces agreements with 5 additional 2019 draftees
June 12, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- The St. Louis Cardinals announced this afternoon that they have agreed to terms with their 2nd round (58th player overall) draft selection outfielder Trejyn Fletcher from Deering High School in Portland, Maine in addition to five other 2019 draftees. The 6-2, 190-pound Fletcher, who was a

Cardinals and Budweiser announce $4 ticket offer

Discounted tickets available for Interleague series vs. Athletics
June 12, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 12, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals and Budweiser are teaming up to present fans with a special discount ticket offer. On sale now, fans can purchase tickets for just $4 to watch the Cardinals take on the Oakland Athletics on June 25 & 26. These

Cardinals sign first round pick Zack Thompson

University of Kentucky pitcher visits Busch Stadium
June 11, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 11, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals have signed their first round draft pick (19th overall) in the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft, left-handed pitcher Zack Thompson, out of the University of Kentucky. Thompson, 21, arrived at Busch Stadium today to sign his contract, meet with

Cardinals activate catcher Yadier Molina from injured list; catcher Andrew Knizner optioned to Triple-A Memphis

June 11, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 11, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced prior to tonight’s game, that they have activated catcher Yadier Molina* from the 10-day injured list and optioned rookie catcher Andrew Knizner* to Memphis (AAA). Molina missed 11 games after being sidelined on May 29 due to a

Busch Stadium to host watch party for Game 7 of Stanley Cup Final

June 10, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 10, 2019 – Due to the overwhelming demand from fans to attend the St. Louis Blues watch party at Enterprise Center, the St. Louis Cardinals, in cooperation with the Blues, have announced that Busch Stadium will host an additional watch party for Game Seven of the