St. Louis Cardinals fans, get your remote controls ready. More Cardinals spring training games than ever before will be on TV in 2013.
FOX Sports Midwest and the Cardinals announced today that FOX Sports Midwest will televise an all-time high 10 spring training games in 2013, twice as many as in previous seasons.
FOX Sports Midwest kicks off its live game coverage Thursday, March 14 when the Atlanta Braves visit Roger Dean Stadium. Its schedule also features four games in Jupiter against the Miami Marlins and two visits each by the Washington Nationals and New York Mets. FOX Sports Midwest will also televise the Cardinals March 25 game in Fort Myers against the Minnesota Twins. Dan McLaughlin, Al Hrabosky and Rick Horton call the action.
The television home of the Cardinals will also air a 30-minute Spring Training Report special that premieres Monday, Feb. 25 at 9 p.m., and a 2013 Season Preview on Saturday, March 23 at 11:30 a.m.
ESPN will televise two Cardinals exhibitions as part of its MLB spring training lineup – Monday, March 11 in Tampa at the New York Yankees, and Tuesday, March 26 at Port St. Lucie vs. the New York Mets – bringing the current total of scheduled spring training telecasts to 12.
The Cardinals 2013 spring training telecast schedule is below. The regular season televise schedule will be announced in the coming weeks.