ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The Cardinals announced during an end-of-season press conference that they will be extending manager Mike Shildt’s contract by three years. President of baseball operations John Mozeliak is also getting a three-year contract extension. Vice president and general manager Mike Girsch’s contract was extended as well.
Shildt is one of three finalists for National League Manager of the Year. The Braves Brian Snitker and the Brewers Craig Counsell are the other candidates.