Holliday would be a Cardinal for the next seven seasons, through 2016, and earn a total of $120 million.
After signing his big deal, Holliday became the virtual whipping post for many Cardinals fans.
Many have argued for ages that he is not “clutch” and hasn’t performed well under his deal. Others argued that when they signed Holliday, Albert Pujols’ departure was a sure thing.
Now two-and-a-half years into his contract, has Holliday lived up to his billing?