The St. Louis Cardinals announced Thursday that fans will be able to catch nearly all of the club’s 2019 spring training games on either FOX Sports Midwest, KMOX/Cardinals Radio Network (CRN) or streaming online at cardinals.com.
FOX Sports Midwest will again televise 15 games in 2019. The television home of the Cardinals kicks off its live game coverage with the spring training opener vs. the Miami Marlins on Saturday, February 23, at Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium.
The spring training television schedule includes nine of the 10 Saturday and Sunday contests, as well as a Friday evening game against the Houston Astros. Each of the 15 telecasts will be streamed live on FOX Sports digital platforms. Most afternoon games will also be replayed in prime time. FOX Sports Midwest will also air Cardinals Spring Training Report, a 30-minute show, on February 20.
The team’s flagship station KMOX 1120 AM and the Cardinals Radio Network will broadcast 19 games with Mike Shannon, John Rooney, Mike Claiborne and Ricky Horton at the microphone. The radio schedule begins on Friday, February 23, when the Cardinals kick off Grapefruit League play against the Marlins.
The streaming schedule will begin on Tuesday, February 26, with the Cardinals taking on the Washington Nationals in West Palm Beach, Fla. Throughout spring training, every Saturday and Sunday broadcast will feature the Cardinals Pregame Show.
The show airs 20 minutes prior to first pitch and will feature Mike Shannon or John Rooney interviewing Cardinals players, coaches and other baseball personalities. The 147 Cardinals Radio Network affiliates will carry most Saturday and Sunday games, as well as select weekday games. Fans are encouraged to check their local listings for details.
In total, 29 of 31 Spring Training games will be broadcast or streamed this year.