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  1. Everth Cabrera reaches plea dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The Padres' Everth Cabrera looks toward first base as he completes a double play after getting the force out on Cardinals Daniel Descalso, back, in the ninth inning. Hayne Palmour IV - UT San Diego The Padres' Everth Cabrera looks toward first base as he completes a double play after getting the force out on Cardinals Daniel Descalso, back, in the ninth inning.

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  2. Cardinal News and Notes: Yadier Molina, backup catchers, Randy ChoateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Examiner.com

    ... One thing that might be seen in Jupiter is new faces at catcher, and not guys like Michael Ohlman; with Daniel Descalso joining the Rockies this season, the Cardinals are short and emergency catcher. Potential utility infielders Pete Kozma and Greg ...

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  3. Cardinals tell Pete Kozma to "strap on catching equipment"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | MSNBC

    ... is simply trying to find an emergency catcher option behind starter Yadier Molina and backup Tony Cruz . Daniel Descalso had been the emergency catcher, but now he's with the Rockies. Hummel notes that Kozma is also likely to see some time in the ...

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  4. Cardinals to groom infielders as backup catchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... serving as potential emergency catchers for the Cardinals this season. Since their last emergency catcher ( Daniel Descalso ) is now with the Rockies, manager Mike Matheny said the club is looking to groom a few other players for the position. Usage ...

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  5. Colorado Rockies possibilites for the 25th roster spotRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Purple Row

    ... issue. This offseason, the Rockies traded infielder Josh Rutledge to the Angels and signed former Cardinal Daniel Descalso to a two-year, $3.6 million contract as his replacement. Descalso has been mostly a utility player in his career, putting up a ...

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  6. Brewers Third Baseman of the Future: Luis Jimenez?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Reviewing the Brew

    ... bench bat this offseason. I was personally rooting for an Emilio Bonifacio signing, but Gordon Beckham or Daniel Descalso could have been fits as well. The Brewers, however, were content not to pursue any free agent utilitymen, instead making some ...

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  7. Cardinals counting on reserves to be ready in a pinchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... Of the Cardinals' 218 pinch-hit at-bats in 2014, 152 of those are from players who are no longer here. Daniel Descalso had 46 of them, with Shane Robinson (26) and Mark Ellis (18) also contributing a large chunk. Another 43 of the pinch-hit at-bats ...

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  8. How lucky or unlucky were the 2014 St. Louis Cardinals on balls in play?Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Viva El Birdos

    ... safe stating that the average ball off Matt Holliday's bat has more velocity to it than the average ball off Daniel Descalso's bat. Holliday hits pitchers harder than Descalo. It seems safe to surmise that the greater a batted ball's speed, the more ...

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  9. How will rotation look? 3 questions facing CardinalsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... and having his locker next to catcher Yadier Molina 2. Who will emerge as the utility infielder following Daniel Descalso 's departure? This is likely to be the most notable position player battle the Cardinals will have over the next several weeks ...

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  10. Sports on the SideRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Los Altos Town Crier

    St. Francis High graduate Daniel Descalso recently signed with the Colorado Rockies after spending five Major League Baseball seasons with the St. Louis Cardinals. The infielder inked a two-year deal.

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  11. Heyward, relievers highlight Cards' new facesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... Kelly will also be in the mix to fill the utility-infielder need the Cardinals have after the departure of Daniel Descalso . Kelly, who was swapped with Sam Gaviglio in a November trade with Seattle, is most comfortable defensively at second and ...

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  12. Rockies focus offseason on adding experienceRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Colorado Rockies

    ... experience in some key areas -- righty Kyle Kendrick for the starting rotation, Nick Hundley as catcher and Daniel Descalso to the bench. But with new general manager Jeff Bridich having seen and scouted many players during his time as senior player ...

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  13. 10 Questions the St. Louis Cardinals Will Try to Answer in Spring TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | BleacherReport

    ... compared to a 5.00 ERA as a starter. This job opened up when the Cardinals did not offer a contract to Daniel Descalso. There appear to be four possibilities going into the spring holdover candidates Pete Kozma and Greg Garcia and newcomers Dean ...

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  14. State of the Position: Second base is DJ LeMahieu's spot to lose in 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Purple Row

    ... at a position at which they've really never had it makes up for his hitting woes. Former St. Louis Cardinal Daniel Descalso will be the Rockies' utility infielder for the 2015 season. His ability to play third, shortstop, second, and even a bit of ...

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  15. Yadier Molina should not play first baseRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Viva El Birdos

    ... Molina's bat in the lineup might have been a defensible argument a few years ago, or even last season when Daniel Descalso was backup first baseman, but given his age, the wear and tear from catching, and the decline of his bat, the idea of Molina ...

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  16. Feldman: Early 25-man roster projection for the CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... dominant spring by Piscotty could change that thinking. That leaves one backup infield gigthe one vacated by Daniel Descalso's non-tendering. Dean Anna, Ty Kelly and Pete Kozma are the favorites with Greg Garcia on the outside but not totally ...

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  17. Do the St. Louis Cardinals have the payroll flexibility necessary to sign Jason Heyward long term?Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Viva El Birdos

    ... by tendering a player a contract for the following year. This offseason, the Cardinals elected to non-tender Daniel Descalso , making him a free agent able to sign with any club. If a team and player are going year to year during his ...

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  18. The Other 15: Middle infield depth editionRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Viva El Birdos

    ... was what Mozeliak did with the middle infield bench situation, which also produced negative fWAR in 2014. Daniel Descalso, Mark Ellis, Greg Garcia, and Pete Kozma combined for 428 PA's last season and produced -0.1 fWAR, and while few teams in ...

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  19. St Louis Cardinals: will the offense improve?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    ... upgrades. Does it all add up to a return to being an elite offense in 2015? No need to cover the losses, as Daniel Descalso, AJ Pierzynski and Mark Ellis are the only significant losses on offense. Ellis and Descalso provided infield depth, but ...

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  20. Cardinals eye consistency from double-play duoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... Holliday with an .800 OPS and 75 RBIs. 9/26/14: Jhonny Peralta drills a single into center field, scoring Daniel Descalso from second to give the Cardinals a 7-6 lead in the 10th "This year will hopefully be better for me because now I know the ...

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