Miguel Batista starts for Cardinals
ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Cardinals used a replacement starter before a rain delay of 2 hours, 10 minutes to give Kyle McClellan a chance to pitch.
The Cardinals switched starters due to a threat of a storm, announcing 40-year-old Miguel Batista as the pitcher about 15 minutes before game time Friday night. Batista threw only six pitches, opening with a four-pitch walk to Drew Stubbs with three of the deliveries way out of the strike zone, and Stubbs stole second before umpires called ...
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