Cardinals chairman Bill DeWitt Jr. said Saturday that the club is willing to offer Yadier Molina a contract extension to where he "would certainly be one of the highest-paid catchers."
Yadier Molina said Saturday that he will not discuss a contract extension during the upcoming season.
Yadier Molina had an RBI single and a solo home run in Puerto Rico's win over the Dominican Republic in the World Baseball Classic on Tuesday.
Yadier Molina went 1-for-2 with a solo home run in a losing cause as Puerto Rico fell to the Rockies 10-2.
Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reports that the Cardinals and Yadier Molina's agent, Melvin Roman, have begin preliminary contract extension talks.
Yadier Molina has left Cardinals camp in order to go to his native Puerto Rico to be honored.
Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak said Sunday that the club has considered a contract extension for Yadier Molina.
Yadier Molina has committed to play for his native Puerto Rico at the upcoming World Baseball Classic.
Yadier Molina hit a walk-off double -- depending on who you ask -- to give the Cardinals a 4-3 win over the Reds on Thursday.
Yadier Molina went 3-for-4 and drove home four runs on Saturday as the Cardinals smashed the Cubs 10-4.
Yadier Molina is getting the day off Wednesday.
Yadier Molina is not in the Cardinals' lineup Sunday.
Yadier Molina had a monster night at the plate Tuesday, ripping a grand slam as part of a four-hit effort in a win over the Pirates.
Yadier Molina is not in the Cardinals starting lineup on Saturday.