2017 Battle of the Birds
The Memphis Redbirds will welcome the St. Louis Cardinals to AutoZone Park for a "Battle of the Birds" exhibition game on March 30, 2017, which celebrates the beginning of the 20th year of affiliation between the clubs!
Individual game tickets, including TruGreen Bluff tickets are on sale now. They can be purchased below, in-person at the AutoZone Park Box Office or via phone at (901) 721-6000 Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Individual suite tickets are now on sale as well.
Redbird Club tickets include access to a pregame talk and Q&A with Cardinals General Manager John Mozeliak. The session will begin at approximately 6:00, after the Cardinals have taken batting practice. MORE INFO
Fans are encouraged to utilize the "print at home" feature while purchasing tickets. Will Call lines are expected to be long on Thursday. HOW TO PRINT AT HOME (PDF)
Will Call tickets can be picked up all week at the AutoZone Park Box Office from 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. They can also be picked up beginning at 10:00 the day of the game.
Gates Open: 4:00 p.m.
Redbirds Batting Practice: 4:15-5:15 p.m.
Cardinals Batting Practice: 5:15-6:00 p.m.
Pregame Ceremonies Begin: 6:35 p.m.
First Pitch: 7:05 p.m.
Batting practices will take place weather permitting.
The "Battle of the Birds" will be broadcast locally on Sports56 with Steve Selby providing the play-by-play, as well as on MemphisRedbirds.com, TuneIn Radio and the MiLB First Pitch app. Live video will be available through MiLB.tv.
The St. Louis Cardinals announced that the "Battle of the Birds" will also be broadcast live on their flagship radio station, KMOX 1120 AM in St. Louis, with Tom Ackerman and Chris Hrabe on the call. For more information on the Cardinals Spring Training broadcasts, visit THIS LINK.
For more information on KMOX Sports, CLICK HERE.