January 19, 2013

Sunday at the Cards Winter Warm-up

Sunday, January 20, 2013 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
2013 Cardinals Autographs:
Mitchell Boggs, Allen Craig, Jon Jay, Joe Kelly, Pete Kozma, Shelby Miller, Jake Westbrook and more.

Cardinals Alumni Autographs: Chris Duncan, Bo Hart, Ray King, Tony La Russa, Red Schoendienst, Mike Shannon and more.

Tony La Russa Book-Signing: Former Cardinals Manager Tony La Russa will host a free book-signing in conjunction with his latest work One Last Strike. Fans may bring their personal copy to be signed or purchase a book from the ARF Table. The book signing takes place in Parkview on the fourth floor from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.  

Dugout Presentations: Meet the members of Team Fredbird at 10 a.m.; understand "Challenges of Playing the Role of a General Manager" with Lee Thomas at 11:30 a.m.; discuss "Concussions in Baseball" with team physician, Dr. Wendell Becton at 1:00 p.m.; and meet members of the real life "League of Their Own" at 2 p.m.

Clubhouse Presentations: Learn "Cardinals Baseball Photography" with official team photographer Scott Rovak at 11 a.m.; see "Alternate Inspiration: A review of the 2013 home alternate uniform" with Brian Finch of the Cardinals’ Hall of Fame Museum at noon; enjoy "Collecting Sports Memorabilia" with sports collector Dave Jackson at 1 p.m.; and discuss of the origins of New York style baseball in St. Louis led by Ted Yemm at 2:30 p.m.

Main Stage: Throughout the day, the Main Stage will feature a number of live emceed interviews. Scheduled emcees are KMOV from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Cardinals alum and broadcaster Al Hrabosky from 11 a.m. to noon, members of Team Fredbird from noon to 2 p.m. and from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., and Cardinals broadcaster John Rooney from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Auctions: Silent Auctions: 9 a.m. – noon and 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.; Live Auctions (Main Stage): 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Fans must be present to win an auction item, and all items must be paid for and picked up at the close of each auction.

Cardinals Caravan: The Cardinals Caravan makes its way through Cardinal Nation with stops in Dyersburg and Memphis, Tenn., as well as Mattoon and Peoria, Ill.
 55th Annual Baseball Writers Dinner (Millennium Hotel, 6:30 p.m.): Enjoy a night of fun and entertainment as the dinner celebrates and honors several members of the 2012 Cardinals that advanced to the National League Championship Series for a second straight season. Highlighting the evening will be the writers' presentation of the St. Louis Baseball Man of the Year award to Yadier Molina.