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FOXSports.com's Ken Rosenthal on where St. Louis will turn without Chris Carpenter.
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Ken Rosenthal fox sports on top. Cris Carter very unlikely to pitch for the Cardinals this season. That was the word came down on -- -- and Cardinals manager John zarrella obviously it's a series Louisville Cardinals. Not necessarily because of what -- runners on about what he brings on the mound when healthy can be very good -- But also his presence in that clubhouse is fiery temperament is leadership. The Cardinals will definitely -- that particularly at a time when they also stand there free agent righthander Kyle -- It was possible the Cardinals could we started going to get an insurance or car -- well point five million dollar salary to -- and thirteen. But it -- -- all that well. I don't know if they're ready go to another close they get the draft they get a correspondent well money to beat them more flexibility next year's draft. The Cardinals go without Carpenter and possibly without blemish. Some good news then is that they got arguably the most talented group of young starting pitchers in the game. Talking about Shelby Miller back Joseph -- -- doubt yes my namesake federalism ball. The -- -- rotation as seven pitchers for five spot. Read -- like to have a little bit more experience especially where I negotiated a left knee is a physical presence. But I do the Cardinals and those seconds to exact its owners. And doing nothing at all and being just or. When you're sitting with a club that reached at policies last year the National League Championship Series and that. -- a little bit better according to baseball America had the best farm system in the game well let's just put this what your options are a little bit better than most clubs.