Jake Westbrook, Ryan Ludwick traded
After making do with fill-ins at the back end of their rotation for the better part of two months, the St. Louis Cardinals finally landed a much-needed starter Saturday by acquiring right-hander Jake Westbrook. At the same time, the San Diego Padres picked up outfield help in Ryan Ludwick in the three-team deal between the Cardinals, Padres and Cleveland Indians, reports ESPN The Magazine's Buster Olney.
Having been without Brad Penny since May 22 and Kyle Lohse since June 5, the ...
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