Chris Carpenter is in the House
We have exciting news for Cardinals fans in the Mid-south!
2005 National League Cy Young winner and three time All-Star Chris Carpenter will start our 6:05 PM game this Saturday, July 20 in Memphis. The 38-year-old, who is currently on the St. Louis Cardinals’ 60 day disabled list for back and shoulder injuries, started at the Double-A level in Springfield, Mo. Monday, throwing 54 pitches (38 strikes). Cardinals Manager Mike Matheny was pleased with his performance in Springfield and is looking for Carpenter to throw up to 80 pitches Saturday. You’re not going to want to miss it.
Ticket packages for Saturday’s game are currently on sale. Call (901) 722-0299 or visit the Redbirds website at www.memphisredbirds.com to order or for more information.