Opening Night At Busch Stadium In St. Louis

It's a packed house at Busch Stadium in St. Louis as the Cardinals take on the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 2018 home opener. 

Pregame festivities featured the Budweiser Clydesdales, Cardinals Hall of Famers wearing their red jackets, and the introduction of players, who rode into the ballpark on convertibles. 

Veteran right-hander Adam Wainwright comes off the disabled list to make his first start of the new season for St. Louis. 

Here are Thursday's starting lineups for the Busch Stadium home opener: 

Arizona Diamondbacks:

1. David Peralta---LF

2. Ketel Marte---SS

3. Paul Goldschmidt---1B

4. A.J. Pollock---CF

5. Daniel Descalso---3B

6. Alex Avila---C

7. Chris Owings---2B

8. Jarrod Dyson---RF

9. Robbie Ray---P

St. Louis Cardinals:

1. Dexter Fowler---RF

2. Tommy Pham---CF

3. Matt Carpenter---2B

4. Marcell Ozuna---LF

5. Jose Martinez---1B

6. Yadier Molina---C

7. Paul DeJong---SS

8. Yairo Munoz---3B

9. Adam Wainwright---P 

We'll have a game recap, photos and interviews following the game at KTTS.com. 

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