Other teams have asked the Cardinals about Albert Pujols in the past to let St. Louis know if it ever thought about dealing the perennial MVP candidate, the inquiring team's interest was established.
According to sources, a idea has been kicked around within the Philadelphia Phillies' organization: Philadelphia has had internal discussions about proposing a swap of slugger Ryan Howard for St. Louis Cardinals superstar Albert Pujols.
Ranking the teams from 1-30 as spring training gets under way.
Johan Santana against the Yankees is just one of the more intriguing clashes ahead in the Division Series.
Not surprisingly, AL teams dominated their counterparts from the NL during the first week of interleague play.