Less than 24 hours after his best performance as a Cardinal, reliever Blaine Boyer was sent out Thursday to make room for prospect Jess Todd on the major league roster.
It was a surprise because Boyer is out of options and any other team could claim him. But the Cardinals apparently didn't want to commit to putting Kyle Lohse on the disabled list for 15 days and have him miss three starts.
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