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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The St. Louis Cardinals have recalled right-handed pitcher and U.S. Navy Lieutenant Mitch Harris from AAA Memphis. Infielder Greg Garcia has been sent back to the triple-A club.

Harris, 29, appeared in 16 games for the Cardinals earlier this season, becoming the first member of the U.S. Naval Academy to appear in the majors since Nemo Gaines of the Washington Senators in 1921.

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