Cabrera, Kim impress as Cards’ recent lefty additions look just right

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St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Genesis Cabrera (92) throws from the bullpen mound during St. Louis Cardinals spring training on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, in Jupiter, Fla. Photo by Laurie Skrivan, lskrivan@post-dispatch.com

Cardinals pitcher Kwang Hyun Kim heads to the dugout after warming up before a spring training game against the Miami Marlins on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, in Jupiter, Fla. (Jeff Roberson, Associated Press)

Cardinals starter Kwang Hyun Kim delivers a pitch during the first inning of a spring training game against the Miami Marlins on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, in Jupiter, Fla. (Jeff Roberson, Associated Press)

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — When they overlapped as members of the Tampa Bay organization, major-league infielder Brad Miller heard all about a lefty in Class A with the big arm, the big bite to his fastball, and all it took was a few years and joining a new club for him to finally see Genesis Cabrera in person.

“They also did a good job of having a ton of arms — arms just coming out of everywhere,” said Miller, now with the Cardinals. “I remember Genesis. I remember he was a lefty who threw really hard. I was eager to see him. Didn’t have the best view from left field, but . . .”

Miller paused for emphasis.

“Nasty. Just nasty.”

A year after an abbreviated cameo in spring because of apprehensive control, Cabrera, also now with the…

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