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LHP Kelvin De La Cruz

The tall, lanky left-hander has spent seven seasons in the minors and never gotten a sniff at the major league level, but he delivered some impressive numbers in his first year as a full-time reliever. De La Cruz made 50 appearances last year -- almost all of them at Triple-A Albuquerque -- and... Rick Scuteri-USA TODAY Sports