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St. Louis' Michael Wacha in bullpen, Mark Ellis not activated
St. Louis' Michael Wacha in bullpen, Mark Ellis not activated

Former Dodger Mark Ellis was left off the St. Louis Cardinals’ postseason roster while right-hander Michael Wacha, who beat the Dodgers twice in last fall’s National League Championship Series, will pitch out of the bullpen, Manager Mike Matheny said. Ellis batted a career-low .180 for the Cardinals in 73 games this season. In his place the Cardinals have activated Pete Kozma, who spent most of the season in the minor leagues. Wacha, who shut the Dodgers out for 13-2/3 innings in two victories last fall, will start the postseason as a reliever after missing significant time this season with a shoulder injury. He finished the year 5-6 with a 3.20 ERA in 107 innings but has...

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