Cardinals fix pitching staff shortcomings, acquire Jose Quintana and Chris Stratton from Pirates

Cardinals fix pitching staff shortcomings, acquire Jose Quintana and Chris Stratton from Pirates

With a deadline approaching and this innings gap looming, the Cardinals’ goal of fortifying the rotation, acquiring a southpaw if possible and adding relievers to their bullpen has unfolded together in a familiar place, the one they rarely visit for trade. The Cardinals finalized a deal late Monday night with Pittsburgh to trade left-hander Jose …

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