The philosophy for the Cardinals while drafting under Jeff Luhnow was always “best player available”. Don’t worry necessarily about specific needs or who is already filling what position on the big league club, but rather create a good problem by having too many players for a certain position.
This weekend marks the last weekend for seven more months that we won’t have at least some Major League Baseball to enjoy.
On the very same night the Los Angeles Angels were finalizing a deal to sign Albert Pujols, the Houston Astros named Jeff Luhnow their new general manager.
The roller coaster 2011 season has carried over to the off season and into 2012.