Chris Carpenter's 5 Greatest Moments as a St. Louis Cardinal

« Prev
1 of 7
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
Chris Carpenter's 5 Greatest Moments as a St. Louis Cardinal
Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

When news spread that Chris Carpenter might be retiring, both the city of St. Louis and the baseball world were shocked.

This is a man who seemed invincible, persevering through so much. Last time we saw him, he was pitching just two months after undergoing major surgery to remove a rib.

It doesn't get any more hardcore than that.

If he is in fact done, then he will ride off into the sunset a mere 10 strikeouts short of second place on the Cardinals’ all-time list and with the franchise record for postseason win percentage. But what’s even more notable than his on-field performance was his leadership in the clubhouse.

He will always be considered one of the Cardinal greats, so while we all wonder what’s next for the ace, let’s take a look at his five greatest moments while wearing the cardinal perched on a bat.

Begin Slideshow »
Load More Stories

Follow St Louis Cardinals from B/R on Facebook

Follow St Louis Cardinals from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Out of Bounds

St Louis Cardinals

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.