|Choate, Cardinals finalize $7.5M, 3-year deal|
|Written by Admin|
|Friday, 07 December 2012 09:11|
The deal was announced Friday, two days after it was agreed to at the winter meetings.
The 37-year-old left-hander tied for the major league lead with 80 pitching appearances this year, splitting the season between the Miami Marlins and Los Angeles Dodgers. Choate is 11-11 with a 4.02 ERA and six saves in 476 games during a big league career that began in 2000.