As I sit here typing this up on December 1st, Giancarlo Stanton still has not been traded and the Cardinals are still a potential landing spot for him. For the sake of this exercise though, we're going to pretend that he has been traded to San Francisco. Why, you ask?
It's official. MLB has approved the Marlins sale and the Jeter/Sherman group appears prepared to rebuild. This is great news for the St. Louis Cardinals because, as we've heard so many times this year, they need a middle of the order hitter. The Marlins will be looking to shed payroll