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Petrick Gets Welcome Sigh of Relief

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The news for Billy Petrick in 2007 was mostly good. It included his big league debut and the fact that he spent the year free of any real injury or re-injury.

The not-so-good news was that Petrick's arm, operated on back in the summer of 2005, nevertheless began to tire as the season progressed. The right-hander logged just over 60 innings this past season, making four stops throughout the Cubs' organization: Class High A Daytona to begin the year; Double-A Tennessee from late April through late June; Chicago, for his major league debut; and Triple-A... Recommended Stories

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