September roster expansion candidates for the Cardinals

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Candidate #4

Tim Cooney

Again, another player who has been up before. Cooney, will likely have the same role as Lyons and barring an injury to one of the starters, will not have a chance to make the playoff roster. Ignoring his disappointing start in late April earlier in the season.

Cooney filled in nicely for Jaime Garcia throughout the month of July allowing only eight earned run through his five turns through the rotation. Cooney like Lyons will likely be a long relief and spot start option for the team.