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Chris Carpenter

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Cardinals’ Shelby Miller Shows True Ace Upside

If Shelby Miller reaches his potential, he’ll be just another superstar to come up through the Cardinals’ ranks.

03/25/2013

Kyle Lohse #26 of the St. Louis Cardinals pitches during Opening Day against the Miami Marlins  at Marlins Park on April 4, 2012 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Lohse, Cards Spoil Marlins’ Debut In New Ballpark, 4-1

The sellout crowd in the Miami Marlins’ new ballpark cheered the introduction of their starters, who were accompanied by women dressed as Latin showgirls. There was another roar for Muhammad Ali, who delivered the first pitch. Then Kyle Lohse and the World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals went to work, and the place grew quiet.

04/04/2012

Theo Epstein. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: Red Sox Aren’t Finished With Epstein Compensation

The never-ending Theo Epstein compensation saga that was reportedly resolved Wednesday is still ongoing.

670 The Score–03/30/2012

Theo Epstein. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Receive Prospect From Red Sox To Complete Epstein Deal

The Cubs acquired first baseman prospect Jair Bogaerts from the Red Sox Thursday to complete the compensation deal for Theo Epstein.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2012

Theo Epstein. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Schuster: Cubs Ready To Move On After Resolving Theo Compensation

General manager Jed Hoyer was glad that this four-month story finally came to a conclusion.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2012

Mark Buehrle. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Schuster: So Long Buehrle?

In a dismal filled baseball season for the White Sox, the ovation that Mark Buehrle received when he came off the field Tuesday night had to be the hi-lite.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2011

Marcos Mateo. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Cubs Make Roster Moves As Mateo Goes On D.L.

A day after leaving the Cubs’ 5-4 loss to the Nationals in Washington, Marcos Mateo was placed on the 15-day disabled list.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2011

Chris Carpenter. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Cubs Call Up Carpenter and Johnson, send Colvin and Coleman down

The Cubs reportedly called up Chris Carpenter from Double-A Tennessee and sent Casey Coleman down to Triple-A Iowa Tuesday.

06/14/2011

Albert Pujols

Guess Who? Pujols Leads Cardinals Past Cubs Again

Albert Pujols hit a game-ending homer in extra innings for the second straight day, beating the Chicago Cubs with a leadoff shot in the 10th inning of the St. Louis Cardinals’ 3-2 victory on Sunday.

06/05/2011

Wrigley Field

Abbatacola: Cubs Fall To Cardinals Despite 13 Hits

Chicago dropped game one to St. Louis 6-4.

670 The Score–05/11/2011

Carlos Zambrano

Spiegel: Hope & Reason Both Like Big Z

Springtime brings the annual battle between a baseball fan’s heart, and his head. Hope tries, often successfully, to defeat reason as possibilities are envisioned.

670 The Score–03/23/2011

Chris Carpenter

Another Cardinals Pitcher Goes Down

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter had his spring training debut cut short when left the game with a hamstring injury, but he doesn’t think it will keep him out for very long.

03/01/2011