The two teams were able to play three innings Sunday before rain interrupted play.
The makeup date had been an off-day for both teams. The Cubs are on a three-city road trip Sept. 7-16 to Pittsburgh, Houston and St. Louis, and will fly from Pittsburgh to make the one-day stop at Wrigley Field for the makeup game.
The Cubs and Cardinals already are playing a doubleheader Sept. 15 in St. Louis to make up for the April 29 game postponed because of the death of pitcher Josh Hancock.Tickets for the rescheduled game will be available starting Friday at 10 a.m. CT at www.cubs.com, by calling 1-800-THE-CUBS or at the Wrigley Field box office. Tickets stating Aug. 19 vs. St. Louis will not be valid for the makeup game. Full season-ticket holders will receive a new set of tickets for Sept. 10 by mail. Combination Plan holders will be given the option by e-mail to exchange their tickets for the Sept. 10 game or to receive a refund for the Aug. 19 game. All other non-season ticket holders with a ticket for the Aug. 19 postponed game are eligible for a refund or may exchange that ticket's value toward a ticket for Sept. 10 or any future Cubs game, pending availability. Refunds can be requested by sending the Aug. 19 tickets to Wrigley Field or dropping them off at the box office.
Carrie Muskat is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.Less