Found November 01, 2011 on Five Tool Tool:
10) Chris Carpenter smells like old onions and feet9) Wants to give Albert Pujols a clear send off 8) Knows that there's no way that the bullpen will ever give him two months like that ever again7) Is looking to being an old guy with money, which is to say someone who makes people wait interminably as a consequence of his actions6) After that Game Six, you wouldn't want to ever manage another game again, either5) Knows in his heart of heart that he didn't want to pass John McGraw, since he's old enough to remember him personally4) Finally wants to put that law degree to use, because if there's anything the country needs, it's more lawyers3) Wanted to spend more time with his family of rescued animals2) As his late game single pitcher Bataan Death March strategies show, secretly hates baseball1) Wanted to, unlike just about everyone else on the planet, go out on top - The Sports Blog That Loves You Back!

Pujols Fantasy

It’s been reported by multiple media outlets for weeks that the Marlins figure to play a role in the impending free agency of Albert Pujols.   It is likely the Marlins do in fact check in Pujols and even present an offer but at the end of the day — the chances of the future Hall [...]

Quote of the Day

"Hey, why not?"--Albert Pujols when asked about repeating as World Champs next year, Victory Celebration, October 30, 2011

With La Russa gone, does it sway Pujols?

ST. LOUIS Winning the World Series may have helped the St. Louis Cardinals in their efforts to bring back free-agent first baseman Albert Pujols. Having their future Hall of Fame manager retire may not. It's too early to tell how or if manager Tony La Russa's stunning retirement Monday will impact the Cardinals' courtship of their franchise player. But with Pujols set...

Pujols may stay if Cardinals go with Oquendo reports: Former Cardinals shortstop David Eckstein believes Albert Pujols will re-sign with St. Louis if longtime third base coach Jose Oquendo is named to succeed Tony La Russa as manager.

MLB Free Agents: A look at Albert Pujols, Prince Fielder and other big names on the market

C.J. Wilson, Jimmy Rollins also on the market

Wild Cards

Wild Cards: The St. Louis Cardinals' Stunning 2011 Championship Season from Rob Rains is due out this week following the Cardinals' World Series win. It is being published by Triumph Books and hits stores on November 2, 2011.From the press release:While the 2011 World Series capped arguably the most exciting season in team history, injuries, off-field distractions, and poor...

Cubs more interested in arms than sluggers

Cubs fans with slugging first basemen on their free-agent wish lists this holiday season might want to start thinking more in terms of arms than bats. As the Cubs introduced new general manager Jed Hoyer, his comments regarding Prince Fielder and Albert Pujols were no more suggestive of a splashy move...
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