USWNT game at Busch Stadium draws record crowd


The United States women’s soccer team defeated New Zealand 4-0 in a friendly Saturday at Busch Stadium, home of the St. Louis Cardinals. It was a smashing success all around

Here’s a gorgeous photo of the temporary pitch from the USWNT’s official Twitter account …

The field will be converted back into a baseball diamond by next Monday’s home opener. The Cardinals kick off their regular season schedule Sunday night at Wrigley Field and then they travel to Cincinnati.

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