This is a matter of watching the team play every day, looking at the standings and realizing that this was not their year.
If he sticks around, he can collect another $200 million or so in this deal.
The same for every other team in professional sports. If the top guys go down, you're in a world of hurt.
That was a highly complicated trade, something the Cardinals pursued for years.
Yes he would. Also, the teams needs to beef up the bench, add more certainty to the rotation and replace Reyes as closer.
If there were Memphis Redbirds starters good enough to help the Cardinals, they would be here today. Oviedo was the best of the bunch.
There is nothing left in free agency that can elevate the Blues. Once 91's cap money is cleared, maybe the team can seek an upgrade on D.
None. I'd be surprised if he threw over there.
I would have kept Gant, especially if the Lester deal was happening. But somethings you have to take what's there and keep working.
This was a reliever for a starter. That was the dynamic.
Buck up to hire the most high-powered person you can find.
That's it for today, See you next time!