Cardinals were quoted in the StL Dispatch saying that pitching was their main concern this offseason, than some bats (Aka Brian Giles). LaRussa and kind have met with Burnett and agent a couple times, so hopefully AJ is coming to StLouis. Plus, a rotation starting with Carpenter, Burnett, Mulder than etc. would be fun to watch!
...Boston papers now and then suffer a sharp flurry of arithmetic on this score; indeed, for Williams to have distributed all his hits so they did nobody else any good would constitute a feat of placement unparalleled in the annals of selfishness. -Updike