2020 MLB playoffs -- Key questions for St. Louis Cardinals after being eliminated from postseason

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The Cardinals faced an uphill battle almost from the start of the season, as a COVID outbreak sidelined the team for more than two weeks. St. Louis got into the playoffs as the NL Central runner-up nonetheless, but they fell to the San Diego Padres in the Wild Card Series.

Jesse Rogers takes a look at where the Cardinals stand and answers two key questions for the club moving forward to 2021 and beyond.