Depending on the day, he tells his musketeers he’s a Cardinal or Yankee

he does n’t know, ” Carpenter said

When we told them last week we were coming toSt. Louis

they were enough agitate

At that point, Carpenter got choked up and had to take a moment and collect himself

Up until this time, Carpenter had played his entire career with the Cardinals

He peaked from ’12 to ’ 18, making three All- Star games and hitting over 20 home runs in four times

He also led the major leagues with 199 successes in ’ 13

Still, the last many seasons were rough for Carpenter and the Cardinals. In 2021

totaling 15 home runs and a1.226 OPS in just 139 plate appearances so far