MLB.com "A month that opened with manager Mike Matheny insisting that there would be no changes coming to the closer's role is now nearing an end with growing uncertainty surrounding that spot. After nudging their way ahead of the Mariners during a three-run eighth, the Cardinals watched it all dissolve..." June 25
St. Louis Post-Dispatch "For the first time in his career, Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal has enough service time to negotiate a contract based on his performance as much as his games in the majors. That meant a raise. It did not lead to security. Rosenthal met with the media Monday afternoon at the team's..." January 21
Source: Trevor Rosenthal settles with the Cardinals for $5.6M. Huge number for a first-year-eligible guy.