It was announced Wedneday afternoon that Cardinal’s Ace, Chris Carpenter will retire. 

Carpenter, is a three-time All-Star, two-time World Series champion and the 2009 Comeback Player of the Year. He finishes his career with a 144-94 record and a 3.76 ERA. A 10-4 record with a 3.00 ERA in 18 postseason starts.

I tip my hat off to you Chris for an outstanding career!