CARDINALS HOST NINE DIFFERENT OPPONENTS OVER 15 HOME DATES IN JUPITER
ST. LOUIS, Mo., November 18, 2014 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced their 2015 Spring Training schedule today. The team’s 28-game Grapefruit League slate begins on Thursday, March 5, at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Fla., as the road team against their complex co-tenants, the Miami Marlins, and concludes Thursday, April 2, before heading to Memphis for an exhibition on Friday, April 3, against their Triple-A Pacific Coast League affiliate, the Redbirds, at Autozone Park.
The Cardinals’ Grapefruit League schedule features 15 home dates and 13 road games including three games as the “visiting” team against the Marlins (March 5, 13 & 17), giving them 18 total games at Roger Dean Stadium. The Cardinals and Marlins will play a total of six games this spring.
This coming spring marks the 18th year that the Cardinals will train at Roger Dean Stadium. Cardinals’ pitchers and catchers are scheduled to report to Jupiter on February 19 and conduct their first workout on February 20. The remainder of the Cardinals’ players will be scheduled to report February 24 with their first workout on February 25.
The Cardinals host nine different Grapefruit League opponents including four games against 2014 postseason teams. The Washington Nationals visit twice on March 25 and 30, while the Baltimore Orioles (March 12) and Detroit Tigers (March 16) each visit once.
Other American League teams appearing on the schedule at Jupiter include the Houston Astros (March 6), Boston Red Sox (March 9) and Minnesota Twins (March 14), with the Atlanta Braves arriving for one game on March 21 and the New York Mets (March 27, 29 & April 2) making three visits to round out National League opponents. The first 14 Cardinals home games at Roger Dean Stadium are scheduled to start at 1:05 p.m. ET, with the final game versus the Mets starting at 12:05 p.m.
Individual spring training tickets for games in Jupiter will go on sale Friday, January 9, at 5 p.m. ET. Fans may purchase Cardinals spring training tickets in person at Roger Dean Stadium’s Box Office beginning at 5 p.m. ET that Friday or via the internet at www.cardinals.com or www.rogerdeanstadium.com beginning at 6 p.m. ET. Spring Training full season ticket plans, 6+ mini-plans and group tickets are on sale now by calling 561-775-1818.
Cardinals Spring Training tickets are priced at $29 for Field Box seats, $27 for Loge Box, $15 for bleachers and $15 for berm seating (sold day of game only). Weekend Games and Premium Games (Boston, March 9 & Detroit, March 16) will include an additional fee per ticket on those select days.