Per Jon Heyman and Jenifer Langosch, the Cardinals have signed Carlos Martinez to a five year, $51 million deal, followed by two options to take the deal potentially through 2023.
The Cardinals hosted blogger night at the ballpark last night. John Mozeliak was made available for questions. Of course, the possibility of a Jason Heyward extension was one of the topics discussed. Here is what Mozeliak had to say.
Cardinals GM John Mozeliak spoke to KMOX last night. He covered a variety of topics including new signing Dean Anna, potential departures for Jason Motte and Daniel Descalso, interest in Pat Neshek, injury updates for Adam Wainwright, Michael Wacha
At a joint press conference Mozeliak and Matheny discussed the health of Adam Wainwright and Michael Wacha, Oscar Taveras vs. Randal Grichuk in right field, Carlos Martinez and Marco Gonzales's 2015 roles, trading Randy Choate, arbitration, and more.