Trade chains to remember — and one to forget

The Ken Bottenfield deal brought Jim Edmonds and, indirectly, David Freese. Another few swaps brought two MVPs to the St. Louis Cardinals. What are the ups and downs of some of the greatest and worse trade chains in Cardinals’ history?

By saying goodbye to reliever Dominic Leone on Nov. 25, the St. Louis Cardinals stuck a toe tag on what may have been their greatest chain of trades. Craig…

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