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February 18, 2013 1:40 PM

Rumor Mill: Wainwright wants six years, Cardinals offer four

Word is that Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright would like a contract at least six years long while the front office wants to limit a deal to four seasons. Six years is a pretty long time for a guy who is going to be 32 when his current contract expires. But, once you get past that initial sticker shock, I believe there is a way to get things done.

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Scott Wuerz has reported for the Belleville News-Democrat since 1998​. He writes about the St. Louis Cardinals from a fan's perspective in his Cheap Seats blog.

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