Suspension Was ‘Blessing In Disguise’ For Reyes

Alex Reyes (Photo by Bill Mitchell)

Alex Reyes (Photo by Bill Mitchell)

ST. LOUISWhen the Cardinals had the chance, they opted not to add righthander Alex Reyes to the 40-man roster and end his suspension in time to have a normal season. That didn't mean he wouldn't keep a normal schedule.

Throughout the final 39 games of his 50-game suspension for marijuana use, the organization's top prospect made regular, scheduled starts in extended spring training.

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