Report: Cardinals Out On Scherzer
We had previously noted that the Cardinals are not interested in players simply because they are from Missouri, as Max Scherzer is.
Players who are from Missouri – AND really freaking good (as Scherzer is)? That could be a different story. But apparently not in this case:
The #STLCards say they are NOT active suitors for Max Scherzer. Too expensive for their taste.
— Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) December 14, 2014
How expensive is he going to be?
Reports say he is seeking north of $200 million – or in line with what Clayton Kershaw got. That price tag has driven away the big-spending Tigers, his former team, as well.