Re: Cardinals Call 1:30 CT Press Conference
Originally Posted by RedEye
At the risk of showing my disengagement from RZ culture -- could someone please explain the origins of the (by now) infamous "How will Chris Carpenter explain this to his son?" comment. I never got the memo on that.
"Dusty had something to say, I had something to say, and the next thing you know all hell broke loose," Carpenter said "I come home and try to explain to my son why is Scott Rolen attacking me? Why is everybody pushing you into the net?"
"Since I've been with the Reds in 1989, we've never had a farm system this loaded," Bowden said. "If we were the New York Yankees and had unlimited dollars, we could have traded for Colon, (Jeff) Weaver, Rolen, (Cliff) Floyd, (Kenny) Rogers and Finley and gotten them all -- and still held onto our top five prospects. That's an amazing statement."