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By Brian Stull of St. Louis Baseball Weekly

During Tuesday's game, the St. Louis Cardinals announced Jaime Garcia will make his first rehab start this Sunday at Springfield (AA). In addition, the team shares it is likely Jason Motte will join Springfield over the weekend as well.

Motte is returning from Tommy John surgery and General Manager John Mozeliak recently shared the former closer's velocity had touched 94mph.

Garcia was setback in Spring Training by bursitis in his shoulder–which followed labrum surgery last year.

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Brian Stull will be contributing to KSDK Sports throught the 2014 MLB season. Brian is the St. Louis Cardinals lead writer at St. Louis Baseball Weekly and is the host of the St. Louis Baseball Weekly radio show on CBS Sports Radio 920.

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