Ailing LHP Garcia removed from Cardinals' roster

Updated: October 9, 2012, 4:17 PM ET
Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- The St. Louis Cardinals removed Jaime Garcia from their NL division series roster Tuesday, a day after he lasted only two innings in his Game 2 start because of an ailing shoulder.

An MRI revealed that the left-hander has a strained rotator cuff and inflammation in his throwing shoulder. He'll be replaced by rookie right-hander Shelby Miller.

Garcia's health was a concern after he missed two months this season with shoulder fatigue, but he had pitched well since returning ...

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