Adam Ottavino wants chance to pitch

Updated: September 28, 2010, 8:00 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- St. Louis Cardinals rookie pitcher Adam Ottavino wants a chance to pitch the final week after rehabbing from a shoulder injury rather than undergo surgery.

Ottavino threw 30 pitches from the mound in a pregame workout and hoped to be available in the bullpen. After seeking a second opinion, he opted for rehab rather than undergo a procedure that could have sidelined him for 10 months.

Ottavino has been on the 15-day disabled list since early July. The team had initially ...

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