Major League Baseball Reacts to the Chris Carpenter News


The Major League Baseball world was shocked on Tuesday when the Cardinals announced that ace Chris Carpenter was going to miss the entire 2013 season, thus likely ending his career. Carpenter was a fierce competitor who was well liked not only in the Cards clubhouse but through-out MLB.

Here are some reactions from former teammates, baby birds, and current teammates, as well as analysts from Twitter.

Former teammate Albert Pujols

ESPN Insider Jim Bowden

Shelby Miller, a possible replacement for Carp in the rotation

Cincinnati Reds pitcher Sam LeClure

Tyrell Jenkins, a Cardinals top prospect writer Richard Justice

Casey Rasmus, current Baby Bird and also brother to former Cardinal Colby Rasmus

David Freese

Jason Motte

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