Originally posted on Fox Sports Midwest  |  Last updated 5/25/12
What: This Ones For You, a special telecast of St. Louis Cardinals baseball that aims to connect local troops serving overseas with home. Troops will watch the game on American Forces Network. A live satellite link from Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan will allow FOX Sports Midwest to interview Fort Leonard Wood soldiers from the 463rd Military Police Company and 988th Military Police Company during the game. Troops family members will cheer on the Cardinals at Busch Stadium. The telecast may also include taped video greetings from Missouri National Guard airmen and soldiers in Egypt, Qatar and Afghanistan. Cardinals fans attending the game can bring signs of appreciation. Fans watching on TV can tweet their greeting to the troops to @FSMidwest with the hashtag ThisOnesForYou; greetings will be shown on TV. When: Friday, May 25. The game begins at 7 p.m. CT4:30 a.m. Afghanistan time. FOX Sports Midwests pregame show starts at 6:30 p.m. CT. Where: -At Busch Stadium in St. Louis -On TV on FOX Sports Midwest -In Afghanistan; troops will be shown live via satellite and will watch on AFN Video: 15-second preview of This Ones For You Video: Highlights of 2011 This Ones For You Video: Greetings from Missouri National Guard troops Video: Cardinals pitcher Jason Motte This Ones For You is produced by FOX Sports Midwest in coordination with the Cardinals, American Forces Network, DVIDS (Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System), Fort Leonard Wood and the Missouri National Guard. This is the third straight year, and fifth overall, in which FOX Sports Midwest will present This Ones For You.
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