Good article by Goold about comp picks and Cards history the past few years. Like always, apologies if posted before.
BY DERRICK GOOLD | Posted: Friday, February 3, 2012 11:00 am
Rasmus was the centerpiece of the deal that landed three players who contributed heavily to the Cardinals' 2011 World Series run -- starter Edwin Jackson, lefty Marc Rzepczynski, and reliever Octavio Dotel. Jackson's deal with the Washington Nationals on Thursday means two of those key additions have left town via free agency, but they have not left the Cardinals empty-handed. Jackson and Dotel will net the Cardinals two additional picks in the coming draft, and that means Rasmus will, effectively, turn into Rzepczynski and two high picks.
Be sure to thank Edgar Renteria.
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