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Springfield Cards Reliever of the Year: 2008

Springfield Cards Reliever of the Year: 2008

Our Springfield Cardinals Relief Pitcher of the Year for 2008 is closer Fernando Salas. The 23-year-old amassed 25 saves this season for the Double-A Texas League club.

Last week, St. Louis Cardinals pitching coach Dave Duncan sat down with a group of us well-meaning sports writers over a bowl of chili and our favorite beverage and praised the St. Louis team for the outstanding job the team did this season over-all. But, he did admit that the Cardinals need to go out and find some players to fill some key positions. One of those is a pitcher who can "finish the... Recommended Stories

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