Found December 20, 2011 on My Sports Rumors:
Looks like the St. Louis Cardinals aren’t putting all their eggs in the Carlos Beltran basket. Multiple reports today say the Cards have held discussions with free agent Coco Crisp. There’s no deal imminent as it is simply what the reports said, discussions. @HensonYahoo: The Cardinals are in discussions to sign Coco Crisp to play CF and bat at the top of the order. Jon Jay wld move to RF with Craig injured. @dgoold: Re: Coco Crisp. Multiple teams interested. Agent doesn’t want to “characterize” discussions. Didn’t expect imminent resolution 1/2 @dgoold: Crisp, ’99 Cards draft pick, seeks contender. Some interested teams are checking on him as alternative to other OFs (see: #stlcards). 2/2 If the Cardinals are talking with Crisp, I’m thinking they’d like a cheaper alternative to Mr. Beltran. I’m sure Carlos is still on the teams wish list but if they truly believe in Allan Craig then maybe a cheaper, stop gap till he returns may be a smarter play. addthis_url = 'http%3...

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