Sources: Chris Carpenter, Cards agree

Updated: September 12, 2011, 11:40 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

The St. Louis Cardinals and right-hander Chris Carpenter have agreed on a two-year, $21 million contract extension, sources told ESPN The Magazine's Buster Olney.

The two sides have agreed to the framework of the deal and Carpenter has already passed a required physical, according to the report. The extension is expected to be formally announced later this week.

Carpenter is currently pitching under a $63.5 million deal he signed after the Cardinals won the 2006 World Series. ...

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