Found November 29, 2011 on PRO Rumors:
Right handed pitcher Octavio Dotel has been receiving interest from the St. Louis Cardinals, Cincinnati Reds and Detroit Tigers according to a Major League source close to Jon Paul Morosi of FOXSports. Morosi adds that although Dotel is more of a seventh-inning guy at “this stage of his career,” he could handle the eight or ninth inning when needed. In 2011, Dotel was 5-4 with a 3.50 ERA in 54.0 innings with the Toronto Blue Jays and the St. Louis Cardinals. Image by sillygwailo under the Creative Commons License.

Pujols negotiations could impact middle infield

The Cardinals remain interested in bringing back free agent Rafael Furcal but the ongoing talks with free agent first baseman Albert Pujols could eventually force them to look elsewhere at shortstop. In a conversation Tuesday, Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak admitted that negotiating with Pujols could cause the club to miss out on other opportunities. The Cardinals are...

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PRO Rumors financial efficiency report- St. Louis Cardinals

Here’s the first financial efficiency report we at PRO Rumors are going to make. Lets start with the St. Louis Cardinals because they were the 2011 World Series’ Champions. I hope you enjoy this as much as a enjoyed writing it. The Cardinals won 90 regular season games, or 41 above the 49 games won line. They paid $105,433,572 in salaries. That means the Cardinals paid $2,293...

Inbox: Analyzing roster, backup plan for Pujols

Will Lance Berkman move to first if Albert Pujols departs? Where will Skip Schumaker play in 2012? Beat reporter Matthew Leach fields this and more in the Inbox.

Reaping What You Sow: St. Louis Cardinals Top 10 Prospects

No one really needs to tell you how the St. Louis Cardinals ended 2011. With a sizzling end to the season, the Cardinals overcame their Spring Training loss of Adam Wainwright to take the World Series. As one might expect of a Tony La Russa-led team, the World Series champs didn’t have a lot of rookies on their team, but the bullpen did get quite a bit of help from the likes of...

Time Is On Their Side

The Sox are getting a lot of heat over the length of time it took them to pick a manager -- two months, for the record (and counting, we must add, since the deal is not done).It took the St. Louis Cardinals nine days to replace the most venerable manager in the game. So perhaps some criticism of the process is justified. (St. Louis also had more time to think about it beforehand...

Cards won't raise offer to Pujols

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Announcing the winners of our World Series DVD contest

So how did St. Louis Cardinals fans celebrate their 11th World Series championship? Judging from the emails we received for our World Series DVD giveaway, they did a lot of yelling and screaming, a lot of hat and t-shirt buying and a lot of teasing of their friends who root for the Chicago Cubs. But our contest specified that our three giveaway copies of the World Series film ...

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Two players who have taken wildly different paths in their young professional careers garnered the Cardinals' top Minor League honors on Wednesday.

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