On the day first baseman Albert Pujols makes his departure from the Cardinals official, the team he left behind has already moved on to address other needs. The Cardinals will finalize a two-year, $14-million deal with shortstop Rafael Furcal early next week. The deal has been agreed upon pending a physical, the shortstop's agent Paul Kinze confirmed to The Post-Dispatch on Saturday afternoon.
Cards agree to terms with shortstop Furcal
St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Dec 11