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Springfield Cardinals Notebook: 2013 Week 22

Scruggs and manager Mike Shildt

Xavier Scruggs clubbed two home runs in the final game of 2013, ending this season with 29 and making him the lone career home runs leader for the Springfield Cardinals.

It does not quite have that storybook ending as in 2012 when we saw a dogpile at second base in Frisco following the Springfield Cardinals' first Texas League Championship. In fact, the 2013 season did not end well for the Double-A club. Although many parts of the season up until late August brought hope, the Cards finished a dismal nine games back in the division race after beginning the final... Recommended Stories

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