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Utility infielder Alex Cora's minor-league deal includes an
invitation to spring training.
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The St. Louis Cardinals have agreed to a minor-league contract with infielder Alex Cora.
Cora would earn $800,000 if he is added to the 40-man roster.
The 36-year-old spent last season with the Washington Nationals, playing four positions. He batted .224 with six RBIs in 156 at-bats.
Cora, known for his defense, has played with six teams during his 14-year career.
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ST. LOUIS (AP) Light-hitting infielder Alex Cora has agreed to a minor league contract with the St. Louis Cardinals and would get an 800,000 deal if added to the 40-man roster.
The 36-year-old played all four infield positions last season for the Washington Nationals while appearing in 91 games and making 16 starts at third base. He hit .224 with six doubles, a triple and six RBIs...
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