In a press release yesterday (Jan. 4, 2022), the St. Louis Cardinals announced that the Cardinals Care Winter Warm-up scheduled for Jan. 15-17 is cancelled due to the ongoing MLB lockout/work stoppage.
Fans who purchased tickets for the event will automatically receive a refund. Cardinals Care Winter Warm-Up is still allowing fans to participate in it’s online 50/50 raffle despite the cancellation.
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"The winter warmup is all about the fans interacting with the players, and unfortunately the current circumstances are keeping us from planning the event as usual," Cardinals president Bill DeWitt III said in a statement Tuesday.
Lawyers for MLB and the union have not met to discuss issues since the lockout began, and it’s uncertain the timetable that things get resolved.
As of now, players are still scheduled to report to Spring Training on Feb. 16, 2022