This year's trading deadline figures to be a rather unique one. There's distinct lack of teams willing to trade away their stars, and there are simply not many teams that consider themselves out of their respective races. With that being the case, it's reasonable to expect more deals involving the exchange of big league talent rather than prospects, like the three way deal we saw on Wednesday.
In an eight-player trade, the St. Louis Cardinals add Edwin Jackson and deal away Colby Rasmus to the Toronto Blue Jays.
New series with player comments from the St. Louis Cardinals Winter Warm-up continues with five relief pitchers.
January 28, 2011
Reviewing deployment of left-handed pitchers by the St. Louis Cardinals on opening day rosters since 2000. Home-grown products are especially few and far between.
Almost six years ago, St. Louis Cardinals reliever Trever Miller's prematurely-born daughter had serious heart problems, a challenge teammate P.J. Walters is currently facing.
With contract extensions announced on Tuesday, closer Ryan Franklin and left-handed specialist Trever Miller could remain with St. Louis through 2011.
September 1, 2009