The St. Louis Cardinals have been dealt another blow by the injury bug. Third baseman Matt Carpenter did something to his right side during his first at-bat on Tuesday night, which forced his exit.
Carpenter leaving field holding right side after double. Real clear he was hurt by his lack of speed out of the box. #stlcards #Cardinals— Derrick Goold (@dgoold) May 23, 2012
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No additional details of the injury are known at this time. Daniel Descalso replaced Carpenter at third.
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