EXTRA: FROM ROOKIES to LEGENDS!

All baseball fans are invited to join us on Sunday, January 20th

for the premier baseball event of the offseason;

The 61st annual St. Louis Baseball Writers’ Dinner!

Bob Costas, 2018 Ford C. Frick Award Winner

Red Schoendienst Medal for Invaluable Service to Baseball: Bob CostasImage result for miles mikolas

J.G. Taylor Spink Award as the St. Louis Baseball Co-Men of the Year: Miles Mikolas & Matt Carpenter

Branch Rickey Award for Innovation in the Game of Baseball: SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT, FORTHCOMING

Lou Brock Award for Leading the National League in Stolen Bases: Trea Turner, Washington Nationals

Stockton / Broeg Award for Outstanding Achievement in Baseball: Stubby Clapp

Hyland / Hummel Award for Special Achievement in Sport: Ozzie Smith & Members of the PGA Championship Organizing CommitteeImage result for matt carpenter

Herman / Ostermeier Award for Cardinals Rookies of the Year:

  • Mike Shildt
  • Jack Flaherty
  • Yairo Munoz
  • Harrison Bader
  • Jordan Hicks

Brian P. & Bob Burnes Award for “Nostalgia” to past Cardinals N.L. Rookies of the Year

Brian P. & Bob Burnes Award for “Nostalgia to:

  • Lou Brock in recognition of the 45th anniversary of  breaking the N. L. record for stolen bases in a season
  • Keith Hernandez in recognition of the 40th anniversary of being named N.L. Co-MVP
  • Mark McGwire in recognition of the 20th anniversary of breaking the MLB record for home runs in a season

Wray / Holtzman Award for “Achievement in Sport Other Than Professional Baseball”

  • Nicole Hensley (G), Gold Medalist – 2018 Women’s USA Olympic Ice Hockey Team
  • Josh Pauls (D), Gold Medalist – 2018 Men’s USA Paralympic Sled Hockey Team
  • Steve Cash (G), Gold Medalist – 2018 Men’s USA Paralympic Sled Hockey Team

The Daryl Kile Award: Miles Mikolas

The Good Guy Award: Kyle McClellan

Cardinals Minor League Player of the Year: To be announced

Cardinals Minor League Pitcher of the Year: To be announced

Pacific Coast League Manager of the Year: Stubby Clapp

Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Year: Dakota Hudson


The 61st annual St. Louis Baseball Writers’ Dinner

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Curio Hotel at Union Station

(Please enter Union Station from 20th St. into the Midway)

Parking: Valet on 20th St. – $12 / Surface – $7
Doors Open: 5:00pm
General Reception: Union Station Historic Midway 5:00pm – 6:15pm
Ballroom Doors Open: 6:10pm
Dinner: 6:30pm

*Please call St. Louis BBWAA (314.662.1702) for special dietary requests

Individual Reserved Tickets: $250, $150

Table of 10: $2,500, $1,500

Discounted Winter Warm-Up tickets available to Dinner ticket holders for $25 each
Tickets available online at MetroTix.com or by calling MetroTix.

2019 Seating Chart

All Seating is reserved.

Please call MetroTix to select specific tables or seating arrangements.

**Please call MetroTix for Special Needs seating requirements

MetroTix – 314.534.1111

Tickets can also be purchased by mailing a check to:
St. Louis Chapter BBWAA Charitable Foundation
PO Box 605
St. Louis, MO 63188-0605

The 2019 Dinner will be our 61st annual gala and is organized as a benefit to raise money for journalism and communications scholarships at regional universities and the

Rick Hummel Internship at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.


Attending from out of town?

Stay at the historic Union Station Hotel and save by using the group name listed below.

Accommodation Info:

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