ST. LOUIS (AP) - Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter has thrown to hitters for the second time in four days as he tries to overcome a career-threatening nerve issue. Full story
Check out post-game interviews with Cardinals Manager Mike Matheny, starting pitcher Chris Carpenter and infielder Pete Kozma after the Cardinals' 8-0 win over the Nationals to take a 2-1 lead in the NLDS.
HBT Daily: Roy Halladay has remained optimistic despite facing shoulder surgery, but HBT’s Craig Calcaterra is uncertain the starter can return to the Doc of old. Calcaterra also advocates for a fifth umpire in the booth to review all replays, but says the MLB has additional issues to resolve.