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December 6, 2012 7:22 AM

Elbow surgery blamed for Burnett's lesser than expected deal

October surgery to remove bone spurs in his pitching elbow is blamed for southpaw reliever Sean Burnett's surprisingly low payday with the Angels.

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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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