St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - The St. Louis Cardinals avoided
arbitration with infielder Daniel Descalso on Wednesday, agreeing to terms on
a one-year contract.
"We are pleased to have reached an agreeable resolution with Daniel and we are
looking forward to the start of Spring Training," stated Cardinals senior
VP/GM John Mozeliak.
The 27-year-old appeared in 123 games last season, posting five home runs, 42
RBI, 25 doubles and 43 runs scored while batting .238. A left-handed hitter,
Descalso owns a lifetime .243 average with 10 home runs and 101 RBI in 425
games since debuting with the Cardinals in 2010.
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