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Jason Simontacchi, The Simo Man, comes home

Simontacchi in 2010

According to a report, former St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jason Simontacchi has been hired by the organization as a minor league pitching coach.

Former St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jason Simontacchi has been hired by the organization to be their 2013 pitching coach at Single-A Peoria, Brian Stull of 101 ESPN Radio in St. Louis reports. The 39-year-old pitched in the majors for St. Louis from 2002-04 and later appeared with the 2007 Washington Nationals. In 355 2/3 innings over 96 Major League contests, Simontacchi logged...

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