Celebrating 10 years of Busch Stadium III

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)-On April 10, 2006, the St. Louis Cardinals opened their new 46,000 seat retro-style downtown ballpark with a 6-4 win over the Milwaukee Brewers. David Eckstein had the first Cardinals hit in the new Busch Stadium and Albert Pujols hit the first Cardinals homerun.

The team went on to become the first team in almost 100 years to win a World Series Championship in the inaugural season of a new ballpark.

In the ten years since, Busch Stadium III has hosted three World Series, an MLB All-Star game, multiple soccer matches, and even a U2 concert.