Chris Carpenter Fundraiser Attendance for the third annual Chris Carpenter Fundraiser was bigger than ever, with 95 attendees. Chris Carpenter, 2011 World Series Champion pitcher, greeted guests along with teammate Matt Holliday. The Cardinals players’ wives, Alyson Carpenter and Leslee Holliday also were in attendance. As visitors sipped wine at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar in Frontenac, they viewed silent auction items and mingled. Proceeds benefitted the Judevine Center for Autism and its work to help families and children affected by autism