A Wednesday, July 4 article from Fox Sports’ Ken Rosenthal noted it as a possibility when he suggested that Greinke would likely waive his no trade clause to go to St. Louis.
While Greinke is a top-notch starter, his anxiety issues would likely be less of an issue in the baseball-loving city. While St. Louis baseball gets lots of attention, it isn’t near the media hotbox that New York or Los Angeles would be for him.
Regardless, the Cardinals would likely welcome the 2009 AL Cy Young winner—at the right price.
A deal for Greinke wouldn’t be an easy move for several reasons.