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Sunday Morning Coffee with Ray Mileur

Sunday Morning Coffee with Ray Mileur

The Cardinals expect starting pitcher Chris Carpenter to begin a throwing program before the end of January. Meanwhile a recent study suggests that the Cardinals should add depth to their starting rotation rather than counting on the return of the former Cy Young Award winner.

The St. Louis Cardinals staff ace and former Cy Young Award winner, Chris Carpenter has made just four starts among five appearances since opening day 2007. He missed the entire 2007 season after his opening day start, due to injury and subsequent elbow surgeries to include; one in May to remove bone chips and Tommy John surgery in July. The Cardinals expected Carpenter to rejoin their... Recommended Stories

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