As baseball starts its move toward the front burners of sports today, it has two front-burner issues of its own:
1. Albert Pujols' negotiations. The contract talks between the Cardinals and the game's best player are not moving at all, with 12 days remaining before his deadline -- the day he is scheduled to arrive at the St. Louis training camp.
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