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November 12, 2012 9:16 AM

Let's not give up on Eduardo Sanchez just yet

Lost in the excitement of the emergence of the Cardinals latest wave of power arms is St. Louis bullpenner Eduardo Sanchez. The righty got off on the wrong foot in 2012, irritating management in spring training by trying to strike out every bat he faced instead of pitching efficiently. The result was that the front office surprisingly shipped out a kid who had a 1.80 ERA in 30 innings pitched for the 2011 World Series champions, apparently to teach him a lesson.

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Scott Wuerz has reported for the Belleville News-Democrat since 1998​. He writes about the St. Louis Cardinals from a fan's perspective in his Cheap Seats blog.

Contact him at swuerz@bnd.com.

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