A recent Post-Dispatch article asks the looming question_ How much should the Cardinals pay to keep Albert Pujols a Cardinal for life?
The writers hem and haw about equivalent players, precedents, and what the team can afford, but I think this guy nailed it in the comments section_
You offer him Chesterfield. All of it. If he balks at that, give him Ladue, with an option for Town & Country.