After a miraculous 2011 season, Lance Berkman's fortune wore out in St. Louis in 2012.
Berkman found himself often injured in 2012 and underwent two knee surgeries during the season. It was a trying time for Berkman throughout the year and certainly not what the "Big Puma" had hoped.
Berkman appeared in just 32 games for the Cardinals in 2012, hitting .259 with just two home runs and seven RBI's. That production was certainly much lower than what has normally been expected for the switch hitter who has 360 career home and 1200 career RBI's.
Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak addressed Berkman' status earlier this week and unfortunately, it does not look Berkman will be back in a Cardinals uniform in 2013.
"It's hard to imagine us finding a fit for him here," Mozeliak said. "I don't know what his expectations are, what he envisions his role being, but clearly getting every-day at-bats for the St. Louis Cardinals would be v...