Cardinals Winter Warm-Up: Traveling path from good to great

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Cardinals Winter Warm-Up: Traveling path from good to great
Cardinals Winter Warm-Up: Traveling path from good to great

As the Cardinals mapped their approach to this offseason and stirred internal debates about how to improve the roster from a third-place finish, executive John Mozeliak said his staff took a spin through lineup options, starter by starter, and “named them by name.” “They're all good,” Mozeliak said. “But we need great.” That edict sent the Cardinals in search of a transformative hitter who could, like a rising tide, elevate all others. They first tried to trade for reigning National League MVP Giancarlo Stanton and then, once he was in pinstripes, pivoted to acquire two-time All-Star and Silver Slugger winner Marcell Ozuna. That addition addressed one item on the team's to-do list. For another

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