Springfield, MO - The St. Louis Cardinals have announced that Cardinals OF Stephen Piscotty is scheduled to begin a Rehab Assignment with the Springfield Cardinals at Hammons Field on Tuesday, May 16.
Piscotty is expected to continue the Rehab Assignment at Hammons Field throughout the week. The Cardinals are in the midst of an eight-game homestand with games at Hammons Field every day through Monday, May 22.
Piscotty, 26, has been an instrumental piece of the Cardinals lineup since debuting on July 21, 2015. Through 241 career games in the big leagues, he has compiled a .279 average with 31 home runs, 55 doubles and 135 RBIs. In his first full Major League season last year, Piscotty hit .273 with 22 home runs, 35 doubles and 85 RBIs in a team-high 153 games, earning him the Cardinals nomination for the 2016 Hank Aaron Award and 2016 MLBPAA "Heart and Hustle" Award.
A native of Pleasanton, California, Piscotty was selected by St. Louis in the 1st round of the 2012 June Draft out of Stanford University. On his quick ascension to the Major Leagues, Piscotty hit .299 with six home runs and 24 RBIs through 49 games with Springfield during the 2014 season.
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Friday Night Fireworks, St. Louis Cardinals Replica 1967 World Series Championship Rings, Trucker Caps and more coming up during May 15 - 22 Homestand
The Cardinals return home for an eight-game homestand from Monday, May 15 - Monday, May 22. Don't miss any of the upcoming fun, including:
-Monday, May 15, 6:30pm - Monday Night Baseball vs. the Tulsa Drillers. Gates open at 5:30pm.
-Tuesday, May 16, 6:30pm - Great Southern Bank $1 Dog Day. Gates open at 5:30pm.
-Wednesday, May 17, 11:10am - Day Baseball, Missouri Department of Conservation Educational Day and the "Marketing, Selling and Promoting the Cardinals" pregame program for students. Gates open at 10:10am.
-Thursday, May 18, 7:10pm - Rescheduled Expedia Umbrella Giveaway (2,000) and Klement's "Buck a Brat" Night. Gates open at 6:10pm.
-Friday, May 19, 7:10pm - AM Pyrotechnics Friday Night Fireworks featuring "Ohs," "Whoas," and other sounds. Gates open at 6:10pm.
-Saturday, May 20, 6:10pm - St. Louis Cardinals Replica 1967 World Series Championship Mystery Ring Giveaway (2,000). Gates open at 5:10pm.
-Sunday, May 21, 2:10pm - Central Bank of the Ozarks Trucker Cap Giveaway (2,000), Hiland Dairy Ice Cream Sunday and Kids Run the Bases. Gates open at 1:10pm.
-Monday, May 22, 11:10am - Day Baseball vs. the Northwest Arkansas Naturals. Gates open at 10:10am.
For information about becoming a Season Ticket Holder, organizing a Group Outing, booking a Birthday Party or ordering Individual Game Tickets right now, call the Front Office at (417) 863-2143 or visit SpringfieldCardinals.com.
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