Cardinals’ fans watch NLDS Game 1 at Ballpark Village

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-- With the beloved Cardinals starting the postseason on the West Coast, fans packed Ballpark Village for a day of playoff baseball.

Many arrived early and planned to stay all day. With all NL and AL teams in action, there was plenty to keep fans entertained. Another incentive for an early arrival, free hats, which were given to the first 1,000 fans. The promise of a Fredbird sighting had many bringing their kids out for the fun as well.

Cardinals fans have been packing Fox Sports Midwest Live all regular season long, so many were excited to see what the playoff atmosphere brings to their new favorite venue

With the Cardinals again in action in Los Angeles on Saturday, you know this place will once again be hopping with members of Cardinals Nation.