Chris Carpenter has yet to allow an earned run this season. (Tom Gannam/AP)
By Matthew Leach / MLB.com
Activated from the DL after being sidelined for five weeks with a strained left oblique, Chris Carpenter blanked the Cubs on three hits and fanned four over five innings to earn the win in his return. Chris Duncan drove in the first run on a single and scored the second on a sac fly.
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