Matt Carpenter 13 | Third Base

St. Louis Cardinals

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Thu. Apr 17, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Carpenter returned to the lineup Thursday, going 2-for-5 with a walk and pair of runs scored. Impact: Carpenter got some rest Wednesday, and returned with a bang. He'll continue to be an awesome source of runs atop the Cardinals' powerful lineup.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Apr 16, 2014
News: Carpenter is not in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Brewers, according to FOX Sports Midwest. Impact: Carpenter went 1-for-9 over his last three games, so manager Mike Matheny decided to give him his first day off of the season Wednesday. Daniel Descalso will take Carpenter's spot at third base, and Kolten Wong will replace him atop the batting order.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Apr 14, 2014
News: Carpenter drove in three runs, leading Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals over the Chicago Cubs 6-4 on Sunday. Impact: Carpenter hit a two-run single in the second inning and added a sacrifice fly in the fourth that put St. Louis ahead to stay at 4-3. Carpenter is batting .317 (13 for 41) with nine RBIs while hitting safely in 10 of his last 11 games.(STATS, 5:48pm)
Apr 13, 2014
News: Carpenter went 1-for-4 and drove in three runs while swiping his first base of the season in the Cardinals' 6-4 win over the Cubs on Sunday. Impact: Carpenter had a two-run single and a sacrifice fly to run his RBI total to nine for the season. He's looking like he'll be a top fantasy third baseman this season hitting atop the solid Cardinals lineup.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Apr 9, 2014
News: Carpenter went 2-for-4 with two runs and an RBI in the Cardinals win over Cincinnati on Tuesday. Impact: Carpenter is hitting .321 with a .472 OBP on the young season and proving wrong anyone who thought last season was a fluke. Fresh off a contract extension, the 28-year old should provide plenty of value at the hot-corner.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Apr 5, 2014
News: Carpenter was 2 for 3 with his first homer of the season in Friday's loss to Pittsburgh. Impact: Carpenter's two-run home run also gave him his first two RBIs of the season.(STATS, 6:44pm)
Fri. Apr 4, 2014
News: Carpenter was 2-for-3 with a walk and two-run home run in the Cardinals loss to Pittsburgh on Friday night. Impact: It was the first home run and the first two runs batted in this year for the Cardinals lead-off hitter, and it was not nearly enough as the Cardinals fell 12-2 to their division rivals.(RotoWire, )
Matt Carpenter
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 3"  Wt: 215  Age: 28
Bats: L  Throws: R
Born: 11/26/1985, Galveston, Texas
College: TCU
Debut: 2011
Salary: $1,250,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury