2012 MLB Free Agency: St. Louis Cardinals Sign Reliever Scott Linebrink To Minor League Deal

On Friday afternoon, the St. Louis Cardinals announced that they have agreed to terms on a minor league deal with relief pitcher Scott Linebrink.

The 35-year-old pitched 54.3 innings in 64 appearances for the Atlanta Braves in 2011, compiling a 3.64 ERA in the process. Prior to 2011, he spent three seasons with the Chicago White Sox.

Related: Roy Oswalt Rumors Stall With Boston Red Sox, St. Louis Cardinals

In 12 major league seasons, Linebrink has a 42-31 record and 3.51 ERA.

For more on the St. Louis Cardinals, head over to Viva El Birdos, SB Nation's Cards blog. Stay tuned to SB Nation St. Louis for more breaking news and updates concerning all matters St. Louis sports, and MLB Daily Dish for all your MLB rumors and news.

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