As Nick said in the latest Pitchers Hit Eighth podcast, we've been talking about the Cardinals acquiring Carlos Beltran for so long and the fit seems so right that it seems like it's already happened.  Yesterday, the formalities were completed and Beltran agreed to terms with the Redbirds.This was such an obvious fit after Albert Pujols left that there hardly seems much to discuss.  Lance Berkman moves to first and Beltran can either play some center or right, filling in for Allen Craig while he continues to heal up from surgery or spelling Jon Jay once Craig is back.It's obvious that Craig needs some regular time once he returns, but I don't see Beltran impeding that much at all.  Craig will move around the diamond, it's true, but his versatility and Beltran's ability...

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