The 31-year-old Pujols will make $16 million in the option year following a seven-year, $100 million deal.
Upon hearing the news of Edmonds’ retirement, Albert Pujols offered up some thoughts…
Edmonds has been undergoing medial treatment for an Achilles tendon injury.
I’ve decided to offer a couple of brief thoughts on all 16 NL teams.
“Jim has had a tremendous career here in St. Louis,” said Cardinals’ Senior Vice President/General Manager John Mozeliak. “We are pleased that he has decided to give it one more try with the Cardinals.”