ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - Tickets are on sale and still available right now for Thursday's first post-season playoff game at Busch Stadium.
NewsChannel 5's Rene Knott has been at the stadium all afternoon watching the St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates practice.
PHOTOS: Cardinals, Pirates practice before NLDS Game 1
The Pirates won Tuesday night against the Cincinnati Reds in the Wildcard game to advance to play in the National League Division Series against the Cardinals.
The Cardinals worked out Tuesday and Wednesday. Thursday's starting pitcher will be Adam Wainwright. He won 19 games during the regular season, and only lost nine.
Click the video player above to hear what Wainwright had to say about playing the Pirates.
The Pirates' starting pitcher will be AJ Burnett.