ST. LOUIS – September 24, 2012 - The St. Louis Cardinals announced a special $3.20 ticket offer to thank fans for helping the team top over 3.2 million in attendance for the 2012 season.  The Cardinals have surpassed the 3 million mark in attendance for the 9th straight season and the 16th time in franchise history.

“We wanted to show our appreciation to the best fans in baseball for making the Cardinals one of the top teams in MLB attendance once again,” said Joe Strohm, Vice President of Ticket Sales. “This is a great value for critical games that offer a preview of a possible postseason matchup.”

The Cardinals have averaged over 40,000 fans per game during the 2012 season, which ranks sixth in Major League Baseball.  The Fan Appreciation $3.20 offer is for a limited number of tickets to the three games against the Cincinnati Reds next week (Mon 10/1 – Wed 10/3).   The two day sale begins tomorrow at 10 a.m. and runs through end of the day Wednesday, or while supplies last.  There will be a limit of six (6) discounted tickets per person, and tickets are only available through the team’s website.  Details on the offer are available at cardinals.com/thanks