St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Randal Grichuk and the St. Louis Cardinals are teaming up with Operation Food Search in a social media fundraising campaign this holiday season, 'Fill a Kid's Plate,' to feed hungry kids in the St. Louis bi-state region. Now through Christmas, for each donation of $35, $50 or $100 made online at http://weblink.donorperfect.com/grichgives, children will receive food and nutrition services provided by OFS, the region's largest provider of free food for the hungry.
Cardinals Care, the charitable foundation of the St. Louis Cardinals, announced today that tickets for the 20th annual Winter Warm-Up (#CardsWarmUp) will be available starting Friday, November 27 at 10 a.m. CT. One of the most popular fan events in baseball, Winter Warm-Up takes place Saturday, January 16 through Monday, January 18, 2016 (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day), at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch. The event times are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday.
The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have purchased the contracts of shortstop Aledmys Diaz and left-handed pitcher Dean Kiekhefer from Memphis (AAA) and outfielder Charlie Tilson from Springfield (AA). All three players have been added to the team's 40-man Major League roster which currently stands at 36.
The St. Louis Cardinals' Front Office is once again teaming up with Cardinals Care, the American Red Cross and KMOV to provide holiday gifts to area youth in need, including children of military families at Scott Air Force Base.
The St. Louis Cardinals announced this afternoon that right-handed pitcher Lance Lynn underwent "Tommy John" surgery earlier today in St. Louis to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow while also having the ulnar nerve transposed and bone chips removed.
On Saturday, November 21, the St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum will open a new exhibit entitled "Farming the Business of Cardinals Baseball" which celebrates the rich history of the franchise's minor league system. This display, which replaces last year's special exhibition "Stan Musial: 'The Man' Off the Field," will be previewed Friday, November 20, during an exclusive ticketed event with General Manager John Mozeliak.
The St. Louis Cardinals have started taking orders for Redbird Relics: Treasures from the St. Louis Cardinals Museum, a high-quality hardback 144-page coffee-table style book that celebrates the rich history and heritage of the franchise. The team anticipates high demand for the first-of-its-kind keepsake collectible, and is taking orders now to ensure delivery before the holidays.