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Duke climbs to No. 1 in AP Top 25 following Kentucky’s loss

Duke climbs to No. 1 in AP Top 25 following Kentucky’s loss

Bill Stephens

November 18th, 2019

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By JOHN MARSHALL AP Basketball Writer Duke is back at No. 1, moving up a spot following a pair of victories last week. The Blue Devils can thank Evansville for the jump. Duke moved to No. 1 for the first time this season, receiving 52 […]

CARDINALS & ENTERCOM ANNOUNCE EXTENSION TO RADIO RIGHTS AGREEMENT

CARDINALS & ENTERCOM ANNOUNCE EXTENSION TO RADIO RIGHTS AGREEMENT

Bill Stephens

November 15th, 2019

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Long Term Partnership Ensures News Radio 1120 KMOX Continues as the Team’s Flagship Station ST. LOUIS, Mo., November 15, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals and Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and the unrivaled leader in sports radio, today announced a five-year extension […]

Radio host says he won’t run to unseat Mitch McConnell

Radio host says he won’t run to unseat Mitch McConnell

Bill Stephens

November 15th, 2019

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky radio host returned to the airwaves after a hiatus to announce he won’t enter the race to unseat Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in 2020. Matt Jones left his popular sports talk show last week when the Kentucky Republican […]

CARDINALS MANAGER MIKE SHILDT VOTED N.L. MANAGER OF THE YEAR

CARDINALS MANAGER MIKE SHILDT VOTED N.L. MANAGER OF THE YEAR

Bill Stephens

November 12th, 2019

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SHILDT JOINS HALL OF FAMERS HERZOG & La RUSSA AS CARDINALS AWARD WINNERS ST. LOUIS, Mo. – November 12, 2019 – St. Louis Cardinals Manager Mike Shildt was named this evening as the recipient of the 2019 National League Manager of the Year Award as […]

CARDINALS & WAINWRIGHT AGREE TO 2020 CONTRACT

CARDINALS & WAINWRIGHT AGREE TO 2020 CONTRACT

Bill Stephens

November 12th, 2019

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VETERAN PITCHER SET TO ENTER HIS 16TH SEASON WITH ST. LOUIS ST. LOUIS, Mo. – November 12, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have agreed to terms with free-agent pitcher Adam Wainwright on a one-year contract for the 2020 season.   Financial […]

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE CONTRACT EXTENSIONS FOR MOZELIAK, GIRSCH & SHILDT

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE CONTRACT EXTENSIONS FOR MOZELIAK, GIRSCH & SHILDT

Bill Stephens

November 5th, 2019

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 MAJOR LEAGUE COACHING STAFF TO RETURN FOR 2020 SEASON ST. LOUIS, Mo. – November 5, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals made several announcements today during an afternoon press conference at Busch Stadium, including contract extensions for President Of Baseball Operations John Mozeliak, Vice President […]

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE POSTSEASON TICKET DETAILS FOR NL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE POSTSEASON TICKET DETAILS FOR NL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

Bill Stephens

September 30th, 2019

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Tickets for Four Potential NLCS Home Games on Sale Wednesday at Noon ST. LOUIS, Mo., September 30, 2019 – As St. Louis gears up for a Division Series matchup with the Atlanta Braves, tickets for potential National League Championship Series games will go on sale […]

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE POSTSEASON TICKET DETAILS FOR WILD CARD & DIVISION SERIES

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE POSTSEASON TICKET DETAILS FOR WILD CARD & DIVISION SERIES

Bill Stephens

September 17th, 2019

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Tickets for Potential NL Wild Card Game & NLDS Home Games on Sale Thursday at Noon ST. LOUIS, Mo., September 17, 2019 – As postseason play approaches, tickets for potential Cardinals Wild Card and Division Series games will go on sale Thursday, September 19, at […]

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE BUDGETING BUDDIES PROGRAM PRESENTED BY SCOTT CREDIT UNION

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE BUDGETING BUDDIES PROGRAM PRESENTED BY SCOTT CREDIT UNION

Bill Stephens

September 12th, 2019

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Team Will Host Free Workshop for Educators on Monday, September 16th               ST. LOUIS, September 12, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals today announced the launch of the Budgeting Buddies Program presented by Scott Credit Union.  The Cardinals and Scott Credit Union teamed up to […]

ADAM WAINWRIGHT TO HOST 7TH ANNUAL FANTASY FOOTBALL FUNDRAISER AT BUSCH

ADAM WAINWRIGHT TO HOST 7TH ANNUAL FANTASY FOOTBALL FUNDRAISER AT BUSCH

Bill Stephens

August 23rd, 2019

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Jack Flaherty, Miles Mikolas & Michael Wacha Among Big League Participants Playing To Raise Money for Charity ST. LOUIS, Mo., August 23, 2019 – For the seventh consecutive year, Adam Wainwright is bringing his annual Big League Impact Fantasy Football Live Draft and its winning fundraising […]

Ellis Park cancels today’s races because of flooding;Track remains open for simulcasting, HHR gaming

Ellis Park cancels today’s races because of flooding;Track remains open for simulcasting, HHR gaming

Bill Stephens

August 23rd, 2019

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HENDERSON, Ky. (Friday, Aug. 23, 2019) — Ellis Park has canceled today’s live race card because of torrential rain and flooding of the track and paddock area. The live music scheduled for after the races also has been called off.Ellis Park remains open for simulcast wagering […]

Horse collapses, dies on track at Kentucky Downs Preview Day

Horse collapses, dies on track at Kentucky Downs Preview Day

Bill Stephens

August 5th, 2019

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HENDERSON, Ky. (AP) — A race horse that ran in the Kentucky Downs Preview Day has died. News outlets report a 7-year-old gelding named Sir Navigator collapsed twice Sunday after finishing fourth in the Preview Turf Sprint at Ellis Park in Henderson. The Henderson Gleaner […]

Ellis Park’s Kentucky Downs Preview Day ‘This is the best card in the history of Ellis Park’

Ellis Park’s Kentucky Downs Preview Day ‘This is the best card in the history of Ellis Park’

Bill Stephens

August 2nd, 2019

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HENDERSON, Ky. (Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019) — A total of 52 horses were entered Thursday for the five $100,000 turf stakes that make up Sunday’s Kentucky Downs Preview Day at Ellis Park. An all-turf stakes Pick 5, which is a 50-cent wager, will be held […]

Ellis Park cancels Saturday’s racing (in addition to today) because of extreme heat advisory

Ellis Park cancels Saturday’s racing (in addition to today) because of extreme heat advisory

Bill Stephens

July 19th, 2019

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Track remains open for simulcasting and HHR gaming. Officials are optimistic there will racing Sunday. HENDERSON, Ky. (Friday, July 19 2019) — Ellis Park has canceled live racing for Saturday’s card out of precaution given the forecast for extreme heat in the Tri-State area. The […]

Ellis Park cancels Friday’s racing because of extreme heat advisory

Ellis Park cancels Friday’s racing because of extreme heat advisory

Bill Stephens

July 18th, 2019

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Post-race band also canceled but track open for simulcasting, gaming. No decision has been made on Saturday’s live racing card HENDERSON, Ky. (Thursday, July 18, 2019) — Ellis Park has canceled racing for Friday’s card out of precaution given the forecast for extreme heat in […]