St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Chris Carpenter (29) works in the first inning of a Major League Baseball game against he Atlanta Braves in Atlanta, on Friday, Sept. 10, 2010. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Photo by: John Bazemore

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Chris Carpenter (29) works in the first inning of a Major League Baseball game against he Atlanta Braves in Atlanta, on Friday, Sept. 10, 2010. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)