A veteran of 14 seasons in the majors, two trades, seven All-Star Game appearances, one $100 million contract and knee injuries that frame his career, Cardinals outfielder Carlos Beltran understands that — even if he lets his guard down and his personality out — all ballplayers, in the end, are "judged by numbers," he says. His wife, Jessica, suggests one number that she has counted. It won't appear anywhere on his baseball card.
Beltran steps up for charity, new hometown
St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Aug 20