Carpenter Overcomes Adversity Premium Story

Chris Carpenter (PHOTO/KENT STATE)
Chris Carpenter (PHOTO/KENT STATE)
By Steve Holley

Date: Jun 16, 2008

As a lot of high school athletes do, Chris Carpenter played several different positions on the baseball field, and a couple of different sports, too. He always knew his future would be on the pitcher’s mound, but after Carpenter underwent two separate elbow surgeries while in college at Kent State, he wasn’t sure what that future held in store.

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