Opening Day http://news.stlpublicradio.org en It's Cardinals Opening Day In St. Louis! http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/its-cardinals-opening-day-st-louis <p>Baseball-mad St. Louis is welcoming the Cardinals for the first home game of the year.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">After starting the season with six road games, the Cardinals host the Cincinnati Reds this afternoon.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The usually festive occasion in St. Louis is a little melancholy this season. Monday's game is the</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> first Cardinals home game since the death of Stan </span>Musial<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 14:30:51 +0000 The Associated Press & Kelsey Proud 25216 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org It's Cardinals Opening Day In St. Louis! Some fans "nervous," others "feeling positive" about Cardinals' outlook on Opening Day http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/some-fans-nervous-others-feeling-positive-about-cardinals-outlook-opening-day <p>Cardinals ace Chris Carpenter took the mound earlier today against the San Diego Padres for Opening Day of the Cardinals&#39; season.</p><p>Chris Novak from Maryland Heights is attending his ninth-straight opening day.</p><p>Like many Redbirds fans, Novak says he&#39;s hoping the Cardinals find a way to re-sign their MVP first-baseman Albert Pujols <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/albert-pujols-aiming-most-expensive-contract-baseball">when his contract expires at the end of the season</a>.</p> Thu, 31 Mar 2011 21:52:12 +0000 Adam Allington 850 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Some fans "nervous," others "feeling positive" about Cardinals' outlook on Opening Day Park for free at some downtown meters on Opening Day http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/park-free-some-downtown-meters-opening-day <p>The city treasurer is a Cardinals fan - and so he&#39;s cutting other Cardinals fans a break on Opening Day.</p> Tue, 29 Mar 2011 20:47:09 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 829 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Park for free at some downtown meters on Opening Day