Originally Posted by dougdirt
You are right. But given how he and TLR got along, that wasn't a place he would go either.
People mend fences all the time, especially if they are, through mutual need, motivated to do so.
The Reds had no idea if that was possible.
In any event, you indicated no other midwest team had a need for a 3B. The Cards were desperate for a 3B at the time.