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3/10/2014 5:47 P.M. ET

Cardinals announce roster moves

Nine players sent to minor leagues

JUPITER, Fla., March 10, 2014 - The St. Louis Cardinals announced following today's game that they have sent nine players from their Major League camp to minor league camp.

Today's moves include the following:

Optioned to the Memphis (AAA) roster were pitcher Angel Castro and outfielders Mike O'Neill and Rafael Ortega.  Re-assigned to minor league camp were pitchers Kurt Heyer and Boone Whiting, infielder Patrick Wisdom and catchers Carson Kelly, Casey Rasmus and Cody Stanley.

The Cardinals re-assigned pitcher Marco Gonzales to minor league camp yesterday. 

With today's moves, the Cardinals now have 37 roster players and 12 non-roster players remaining in Major League Camp.

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