Springfield, MO - The St. Louis Cardinals have announced that Cardinals LHP Kevin Siegrist is scheduled to join Springfield for a Major League Rehab Assignment at Hammons Field starting on Friday, July 7. Additionally, 2B Kolten Wong is expected to continue his Major League Rehab Assignment with Springfield through the weekend.
The Springfield Cardinals continue a six-game homestand at Hammons Field tonight with Freedom Week Fireworks featuring Songs about American Cowboys and Missouri Lottery Baseball Bingo. First Pitch is 7:10pm, gates open at 6:10pm.
Siegrist, 27, has been one of the Cardinals primary relievers since making his Major League debut on June 6, 2013. Through 261 big league appearances, the southpaw is 18-10 with a 2.97 ERA, racking up 268 strikeouts through 233.2 career innings. With a dominant rookie season, Siegrist posted the lowest ERA by a St. Louis Cardinals reliever in team history (minimum of 35 IP) in 2013 with a 0.45 ERA through 45 relief outings, which was also the lowest ERA by a Major League reliever (minimum of 35 IP) in all of baseball since 1911.
Prior to his call-up, Siegrist spent parts of the 2012 and 2013 seasons in Springfield, helping guide the club to the 2012 Texas League Championship. A native of Wellington, Florida, Siegrist was selected by St. Louis in the 41st round of the 2008 June Draft out of high school.
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Freedom Week Fireworks, Baseball Bingo, Carson Kelly & Luke Weaver Bobbleheads and more this weekend
The Cardinals continue the fun-filled homestand at Hammons Field every day through Monday, July 10 with St. Louis Cardinals 2B Kolten Wong and LHP Kevin Siegrist expected to join Springfield on Major League Rehab Assignments. Don't miss any of the upcoming fun, including:
-Friday, July 7, 7:10pm - Freedom Week Fireworks with Songs about American Cowboys and Missouri Lottery Baseball Bingo. Gates open at 6:10pm.
-Saturday, July 8, 6:10pm - Hiland Dairy Carson Kelly & Luke Weaver Cardinals Minor League Player & Pitcher of the Year Double Bobblehead Giveaway (2,000). Gates open at 5:10pm.
-Sunday, July 9, 6:10pm - Hiland Dairy Ice Cream Sunday and Kids Run the Bases. Gates open at 5:10pm.
-Monday, July 10, 6:30pm - Monday Night Baseball vs. Frisco RoughRiders. Gates open at 5:30pm.
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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