Shafer Strong in New Role Premium Story

Shafer won 11 with Peoria (PHOTO/DENNIS SIEVERS)
Shafer won 11 with Peoria (PHOTO/DENNIS SIEVERS)
By Steve Holley

Date: Jun 1, 2010

Aaron Shafer wasn’t quite sure what to think when the Chicago Cubs told him he’d be in the bullpen for the start of the 2010 season. That’s only fair for a high-round 2008 draft pick who didn’t envision himself in a relief role less than two years into his pro career.

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