PRESS RELEASE – A pre-game ceremony honoring the reigning N.L. Central Division Champions, 2010 Hall of Fame Inductee Whitey Herzog and the 25th anniversary of the ’85 Cardinals’ N.L. Championship will punctuate a day of activities celebrating the annual return of baseball to St. Louis on Monday, April 12th. The Cardinals will take on the Houston Astros in a 3:15 p.m. game.
The Cardinals begin a new decade of play at Busch after completing one of the most successful decades in franchise history. Following is a schedule of official activities, some fun franchise facts and information to help baseballs’ best fans enjoy what has become an unofficial holiday for Cardinals Nation.