Stand for Ernie http://news.stlpublicradio.org en "Stand for Ernie" campaign launched to honor longtime figure of Cardinals baseball http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/stand-ernie-campaign-launched-honor-longtime-figure-cardinals-baseball <p>Vendors shouting to sell their popcorn and peanuts, ticket turnstiles rotating with that familiar clickity-clack, excited fans chatting and laughing with their friends - you&#39;re enveloped in the sounds of Opening Day with the Cardinals at Busch Stadium.</p><p>But at the 7<sup>th</sup> inning, when that familiar Budweiser jingle fills the air, and the Clydesdales float across the center field Jumbotron, you may not realize it, but something is missing.</p><p>Well, someone.</p><p> Wed, 30 Mar 2011 17:42:54 +0000 Kelsey Proud 836 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org "Stand for Ernie" campaign launched to honor longtime figure of Cardinals baseball