CSS Button No Image Css3Menu.com

Baseball Prospectus home
  
  
Click here to log in Click here for forgotten password Click here to subscribe

Premium and Super Premium Subscribers Get a 20% Discount at MLB.tv!

<< Previous Article
Premium Article Transaction Analysis: ... (11/25)
<< Previous Column
Premium Article Transaction Analysis: ... (11/25)
Next Column >>
Premium Article Transaction Analysis: ... (11/26)
Next Article >>
The BP Wayback Machine... (11/26)

November 25, 2013

Transaction Analysis

The Cardinals Pay Peralta's Price

by Ben Lindbergh and Bret Sayre



ST. LOUIS CARDINALS
Team Audit | Player Cards | Depth Chart

Reportedly signed SS-R Jhonny Peralta to a four-year, $53 million contract, pending a physical. [11/23]

Everyone knew that the Cardinals needed a shortstop, that there was no way they would enter next season counting on Pete Kozma. GM John Mozeliak said so, in case it wasn’t obvious enough when we looked at Kozma’s slash line. And so for a while the trendy topic was to try to do Mozeliak’s job for him, identifying his options and proposing appropriate packages that would rob St. Louis’ strength to shore up their one weakness.

The rest of this article is restricted to Baseball Prospectus Subscribers.

Not a subscriber?

Click here for more information on Baseball Prospectus subscriptions or use the buttons to the right to subscribe and get access to the best baseball content on the web.


Cancel anytime.


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!

Already a subscriber? Click here and use the blue login bar to log in.

Related Content:  St. Louis Cardinals,  Jhonny Peralta

24 comments have been left for this article.

<< Previous Article
Premium Article Transaction Analysis: ... (11/25)
<< Previous Column
Premium Article Transaction Analysis: ... (11/25)
Next Column >>
Premium Article Transaction Analysis: ... (11/26)
Next Article >>
The BP Wayback Machine... (11/26)

RECENTLY AT BASEBALL PROSPECTUS
Premium Article What You Need to Know: August 29, 2014
Premium Article Pebble Hunting: This Article Mentions Fehlan...
Premium Article The Prospectus Hit List: Friday, August 29
Premium Article The Call-Up: Dilson Herrera
Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of Thursday, Augu...
Prospectus Feature: Roast A Parks
Premium Article Raising Aces: Mis-Priced

MORE FROM NOVEMBER 25, 2013
Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Haren Makeup
Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Rays Bring Back Molina...
Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Dipoto Abandons His Pr...
Premium Article Minor League Update: International Winter Le...
Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Angels and Cards Swap ...
The Week in Quotes: November 18-24
Fantasy Article Fantasy Team Preview: Kansas City Royals

MORE BY BEN LINDBERGH
2013-12-02 - Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Phil Hughes Finds a Fr...
2013-11-27 - Fantasy Article Fantasy Team Preview: Cleveland Indians
2013-11-26 - BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 3...
2013-11-25 - Premium Article Transaction Analysis: The Cardinals Pay Pera...
2013-11-25 - Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Yankees Sign Brian McC...
2013-11-25 - Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Rays Bring Back Molina...
2013-11-25 - Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Dipoto Abandons His Pr...
More...

MORE TRANSACTION ANALYSIS
2013-12-02 - Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Phil Hughes Finds a Fr...
2013-12-02 - Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Nolasco Heads North
2013-11-26 - Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Jones (a Pirate) Walks...
2013-11-25 - Premium Article Transaction Analysis: The Cardinals Pay Pera...
2013-11-25 - Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Yankees Sign Brian McC...
2013-11-25 - Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Haren Makeup
2013-11-25 - Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Rays Bring Back Molina...
More...

INCOMING ARTICLE LINKS
2014-03-05 - The Lineup Card: 11 of Our Least-Favorite Of...