Chris Carpenter out indefinitely

(AP) — Chris Carpenter has nerve irritation that has caused weakness in his pitching shoulder and the St. Louis Cardinals' ace will be sidelined indefinit.

While Chris Carpenter remains in medical limbo in St. Louis, Matt Carpenter (no relation) is prospering. M. Carpenter, given a start at third base after a three.

AP The news that Chris Carpenter is "out indefinitely" is an ominous development for the St. Louis Cardinals, writes Christina Kahrl. Blog JUPITER, Fla. — Chris Carpenter has nerve irritation that has caused weakness in his pitching shoulder and the

(AP) — Chris Carpenter has nerve irritation that has caused weakness in his pitching shoulder and the St. Louis Cardinals' ace will be sidelined indefinit. Cardinals righthander Chris Carpenter is expected back in camp in the

Cardinals ace Chris Carpenter won't start Opening Day after a setback in his recovery from a bulging disk in his neck. The right-hander returned to St. Louis on Tuesday for tests. He threw live batting practice Sunday but didn't feel right the next day