Originally posted on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 2/20/13
GOODYEAR, Ariz. Sam LeCure walks into the clubhouse with a watch cap pulled around his ears, wearing a plaid shirt and a full beard and one wonders, Where did you leave your ax, Mr. Lumberjack?If he walked into Starbucks nobody would guess that he is an integral part of the Cincinnati Reds, a spare part that manager Dusty Baker can plug into any situation.It is an anonymous job, a dirty job, a job that few major-league players covet. But there are few like the 28-year-old right-hander from Jefferson City, Mo.LeCures job description needs two pages spot starter, long relief, middle relief, short relief, one-batter situational relief and, if Baker asked, hed run the managers laundry to the dry cleaner.LeCure began his baseball life as a starting pitcher and for a long time kept a grip on thoughts that some day he might be in the rotation. No more. Now he is comfortable sitting in the bullpen waiting for the phone to ring and his name to be called.Asked about LeCures importance, Bake...
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