ST. LOUIS -- Autograph tickets for this month's Cardinals Winter Warm-Up are on sale now, with more than 60 current and former players and coaches expected to sign over the three-day fan fest. The 2016 Winter Warm-Up will be held from January 16-18 at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch.
Many of the autographs require a fee, with all funds raised benefiting Cardinals Care, the organization's community foundation. The most expensive autographs this year will be for Yadier Molina ($125), Adam Wainwright ($100), David Eckstein ($100), Matt Holliday ($75), Tony La Russa ($75), Whitey Herzog ($75), Red Schoendienst ($75), Michael Wacha ($70), Matt Carpenter ($60) and Kolten Wong ($50).
Other current players expected to sign include Matt Adams ($25), Tim Cooney ($5), Greg Garcia ($5), Marco Gonzales ($15), Randal Grichuk ($35), Jedd Gyorko ($10), Mitch Harris ($5), Mike Leake ($40), Lance Lynn ($20), Tyler Lyons ($5), Seth Maness ($10), Carlos Martinez ($35), Brandon Moss ($5), Brayan Pena ($10), Jhonny Peralta ($35), Tommy Pham ($10), Stephen Piscotty ($35), Trevor Rosenthal ($45), Kevin Siegrist ($15), Charlie Tilson ($5) and Sam Tuivailala ($5).
Various current and former coaches will be signing, as well as three former Cardinals managers and their current skipper -- La Russa, Herzog, Schoendienst and Mike Matheny ($40).
Fans are limited to purchasing three tickets per player, with the exception of Lou Brock ($75) and Tim McCarver ($25) pre-autographed baseballs, which will be limited to one per fan. More than two dozen current and former players in the Cardinals organization will be signing for free.
To see a full list of who will be signing, visit cardinals.com/winterwarmup. As the event nears, additional details about player autograph dates and times will be provided.
Online autograph tickets will be sold through January 10 at 11:59 p.m. CT. Any available tickets not sold by then will be available for purchase at Winter Warm-Up.
Winter Warm-Up admission passes, which are required to obtain autographs, are already on sale. The cost for fans 16 and over is $40, while admission for children ages 5 to 15 is $10. Kids under 5 can enter the event for free. These passes can be purchased online, at the Busch Stadium team store or at Cardinals Clubhouse stores throughout the area.
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