The St. Louis Cardinals announced the schedule for the 2012 Cardinals Caravan which will make stops in Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas, Iowa and Tennessee. The Cardinals will embark on five separate caravans, scheduled around the Winter Warm-Up weekend, January 13-16.
Several current Cardinals such as Jaime Garcia, Jason Motte and Jon Jay will take part in the caravans. Also making appearances will be National League Championship Series and World Series MVP David Freese and new Cardinals manager Mike Matheny (Springfield, Mo. only), as well as Marc Rzepcyznski, Daniel Descalso, Mitchell Boggs and others.
Fans will also be able to meet some of their favorite former players as Cardinals Alumni Andy Benes, Al Hrabosky, Danny Cox, Chris Duncan, Cal Eldred, Tom Lawless, John Mabry, Kerry Robinson, Jason Simontacchi and others will accompany the current players.