JUPITER, Fla. - Soaking up advice, suggestions and tips has been a goal for Adron Chambers this spring. Even if it's about how to wear his uniform.
Hoping to make the Cardinals roster as a reserve outfielder, the 25-year-old Chambers has been trying to pick anyone and everyone's brain that is willing to talk.
And that includes guest instructor and former Cardinals fan favorite Willie McGee, who took one look at Chambers' baggy pants last week and had seen enough.
"Willie McGee told him he wasn't as aerodynamic," manager Mike Matheny said.
So Chambers hurried back into the Cardinals clubhouse and requested a smaller, tighter pair of pants.
"Willie told him that early in the day and by the end of the day, he's already got leotards on," Matheny said. "That's respect.
"That's Adron though. That's how he goes about it. He's so respectful and realizes how valuable input from a guy like Willie is."
McGee has long been a fan favorite in St. Louis since he retired following the 1999...