Carpenter returns to St. Louis for evaluation as Ankiel returns

Updated: August 11, 2008, 6:42 PM ET
Associated Press

MIAMI -- St. Louis pitcher Chris Carpenter will return to St. Louis on Tuesday to have his strained right triceps evaluated.

Carpenter was hopeful Monday of remaining on track for his next start, a day after he was removed from a game in Chicago. The team said in its medical report that Dr. George Paletta would evaluate the injury.

Paletta performed reconstructive surgery on Carpenter's elbow last July. Carpenter, the 2005 NL Cy Young winner, has made three starts this year ...

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