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Postby Big Pimpin » Sat May 05, 2007 3:07 pm

No no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no.

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Postby one ton » Sat May 05, 2007 3:12 pm

Man. *Sigh*. Man oh man.
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Postby fantasyfiend » Sat May 05, 2007 3:17 pm

I just traded him last week in a $250/entry money league for Adam Dunn when reports had him coming back in a week to pitch.
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Postby Yoda » Sat May 05, 2007 3:18 pm

Does anyone have a source? It's not anywhere.
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Postby DVauthrin » Sat May 05, 2007 3:21 pm

Yoda wrote:Does anyone have a source? It's not anywhere.


It was reported by cards radio broadcaster mike shannon during today's game. He is a broadcaster employed by the team. It's all over the cards mlb.com message board as well. http://www.forums.mlb.com/n/pfx/forum.a ... -cardinals
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Postby dbstrat » Sat May 05, 2007 3:23 pm

http://mlb.mlb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd ... p&c_id=mlb

Carpenter to undergo elbow surgery
05/05/2007 3:01 PM ET
By Matthew Leach / MLB.com

ST. LOUIS -- The Cardinals announced on Saturday that right-hander Chris Carpenter will undergo arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow. The 2005 Cy Young Award winner, who hasn't pitched since Opening Night, is expected to be sidelined for at least three more months. According to a release from the club, the procedure will be performed early next week.

Carpenter came down with inflammation and swelling in his elbow following his start in the season opener. It was determined that the discomfort was caused by bone spurs, and that Carpenter also had some arthritis in the elbow.

He took two weeks without throwing a ball at all, as the club tried to combat the condition with aggressive treatment and rest. Carpenter threw a bullpen session on April 28, and reported no problems the following day. On Tuesday in Milwaukee, he threw three simulated innings, and again reported feeling fine. However, Carpenter encountered additional discomfort in his elbow, and on Saturday, the team announced that he will have the operation.

The Cardinals have yet to announce who will take Carpenter's position in the starting rotation, but Brad Thompson would appear to be a leading candidate. Thompson, who last pitched on Tuesday, threw a bullpen session before Saturday's game. That would put him on schedule for the next open spot in the St. Louis rotation -- on Tuesday, May 8, against the Rockies at Busch Stadium.

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.
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Postby bleach168 » Sat May 05, 2007 3:33 pm

I'm just going to call my Lincecum, "Carp" from now on thanks.
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Postby chadlincoln » Sat May 05, 2007 4:19 pm

sportsaddict wrote:8-o 8-o

This is awful news for us Cards fans. :,-(
Terrrible news for Cub fans. :-)
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Postby Pablo975 » Sat May 05, 2007 4:40 pm

My mortal enemy in my keeper league (my brother in law) has Carp as a keeper.

Now, between Carp, Pedro and Ryan, his pitching is VERY soft for most of the year, while mine has been pretty good. Looking like a mid pack finish for my bro! Nice! ;-D

Carp, just go ahead and call it a season and come back next year! :*)
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Postby bceagles04 » Sat May 05, 2007 4:56 pm

great.

I'm pissed. I'm trying to salvage my ace, by offering him up for anything I can get. I'm considering him done for the year
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