Chris Carpenter http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Cardinals' Carpenter: 'I'm Not Dying, I Just Have A Messed-Up Arm' http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cardinals-carpenter-im-not-dying-i-just-have-messed-arm <p>Ever the competitor, Cardinals right-handed pitcher Chris Carpenter isn't entirely ruling out returning to the mound this season.</p><p>Carpenter, 37, is battling recurring pain and numbness in his throwing shoulder, as well as discoloration in his hand. The team <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cardinals-announce-carpenter-unlikely-pitch-2013">announced last week</a> that he's unlikely to pitch in 2013.</p><p>"I can't pitch with the way that I feel right now," Carpenter said. "It's not fair to anyone."</p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 19:19:31 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 9186 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Cardinals' Carpenter: 'I'm Not Dying, I Just Have A Messed-Up Arm' Cardinals Announce Carpenter 'Unlikely' To Pitch In 2013 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cardinals-announce-carpenter-unlikely-pitch-2013 <p><em>Updated at 3 p.m. with quotes from Matheny, Mozeliak, and at 4:20 p.m. to correct typographical errors.</em></p><p>For the third year in the row, the St. Louis Cardinals will go into spring training missing an ace pitcher.</p><p>The team announced this morning that Chris Carpenter is "unlikely to pitch" in the 2013 season, and quite possibly for longer.</p><p>General manager John Mozeliak says the 37-year-old is experiencing the same numbness and pain in his neck, shoulder and arm that led him to miss almost all of the 2012 season and undergo surgery in July.</p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 19:40:02 +0000 Kelsey Proud & Rachel Lippmann 9003 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Cardinals Announce Carpenter 'Unlikely' To Pitch In 2013 Cards Win Game 3 Of NL Championships, Beltran Injured http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cards-win-game-3-nl-championships-beltran-injured <P>Matt Carpenter always tries to stay ready, keeping an assortment of gloves nearby. That's his job.</P> <P><A href="http://stlouis.cardinals.mlb.com/index.jsp?c_id=stl&amp;sv=1">The St. Thu, 18 Oct 2012 10:20:25 +0000 The Associated Press 5524 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Cards Win Game 3 Of NL Championships, Beltran Injured Morning headlines: Thursday, September 29, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-thursday-september-29-2011 <p><strong>Cards clinch NL wild card</strong></p><p>Chris Carpenter and the St. Louis Cardinals completed one of the more remarkable comebacks in baseball history, clinching the NL wild card Wednesday night with an 8-0 win over Houston and a later loss by Atlanta.</p><p>The Cardinals got their playoff spot when the Braves fell to Philadelphia 4-3 in 13 innings. St. Louis trailed Atlanta by 10 1/2 games on Aug. 25. The Cardinals won 23 of their last 31 games.</p> Thu, 29 Sep 2011 14:24:20 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 2151 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Thursday, September 29, 2011