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09/21/2012 1:50 PM EST

Chris Carpenter activated from 60-day disabled list

Cardinals outright LHP John Gaub to make room for Carpenter

CHICAGO, Ill., - The St. Louis Cardinals have activated right-handed pitcher Chris Carpenter from the 60-day disabled list and have added him to the active roster.

To make room for Carpenter, the Cardinals have outrighted left-handed pitcher John Gaub to Triple-A Memphis.

Carpenter will start today for the Cardinals against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.

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