St. Louis Cardinals, These are the Star Wars Fans You've Been Looking For [PHOTOS]

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The Force is with you, Cardinals. - All photos by John Gitchoff
All photos by John Gitchoff
The Force is with you, Cardinals.

The Force was with the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday night.

The Redbirds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2, but the real excitement was in the stands, where fans of George Lucas' famous sci-fi franchise celebrated the second annual Star Wars night at Busch Stadium.

See all photos: Star Wars Night at Busch Stadium 2014

Chewbacca threw the ceremonial first pitch to Tyler Lyons before the game, and ticket holders took home a limited-edition shirt featuring R2-D2.

Here are our favorite costumes and moments from Star Wars night:

This is one of the best Jawa costumes we've ever seen.
This is one of the best Jawa costumes we've ever seen.
Adorable family, look behind you!
Adorable family, look behind you!
If C-3PO were here, he'd translate R2D2's beeps into, "Let's go, Cards!"
If C-3PO were here, he'd translate R2D2's beeps into, "Let's go, Cards!"
Chewbacca threw the ceremonial first pitch to Tyler Lyons before the game.
Chewbacca threw the ceremonial first pitch to Tyler Lyons before the game.

More photos of Star Wars night at Busch Stadium on the next page!

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