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Cardinals Top July 2nd Pitcher's Deal Undone

Contracts of four St. Louis Cardinals' Dominican Republic signees, including pitcher Santo Franco, have been voided due to irregularities.

The contract of the St. Louis Cardinals' top July 2nd pitching signing from last summer, right-handed pitcher Santo Franco of the Dominican Republic, has been voided. The 6-foot-7, 190-pounder was rumored to have agreed to terms in return for a bonus rumored to be $570,000. Instead, not only did the pitcher, reportedly 17-years-old, not get his bonus, but he is precluded from signing with any... Recommended Stories

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