Originally Posted by Chip R
I think it depends on if Pujols re-signs. If he doesn't it makes him pretty valuable to the Cards. Maybe 4 years, $12M per. If Pujols does re-sign, he's less valuable to them but he has shown he does well in the OF. If Pujols re-signs, maybe 2 years, $10M per with a club option for a 3rd year.
4 years is a long time for someone who will be 40 when that contract ends.
I doubt he gets more than 2 years from anyone.
But who knows.
I agree the Cards might panic if Pujols doesn't re-sign and jump at him.