>>Cardinals Sign Reliever Matt Belisle
(St. Louis, MO) -- The St. Louis Cardinals are adding bullpen depth. FOX Sports reports the team and right-handed reliever Matt Belisle [[ beh-LYLE ]] have agreed to a one-year, 3.5-million-dollar contract. The 34-year-old worked in 392 games over the past six seasons with the Rockies, compiling a 32-and-32 record with a 3.88 ERA and four saves.
>>Cardinals Promote Correa To Director Of Scouting
(St. Louis, MO) -- The Cardinals are promoting Chris Correa to the position of director of scouting. He replaces Dan Kantrovitz, who left to become assistant general manager of the A's last week. Correa was most recently the director of baseball development and has been with the team since 2009.
>>MLB Non-Tender Deadline Passes
(St. Louis, MO) -- Baseball's deadline to offer contracts to arbitration eligible players has passed. The Cardinals had to decide on outfielders Jon Jay and Peter Bourjos, infielder Daniel Descalso, catcher Tony Cruz, and pitchers Lance Lynn and Jordan Walden. Non-tendered players become free agents.