MLB Baseball
Scoreboard|Stats|Standings|Teams|Players|Player News|Injuries|Transactions
Matt Carpenter
.272 8 59
Team: St. LouisHt / Wt: 6-3 / 215 NFBC ADP: 144.15
Position: 3BBorn: 11/26/1985 Birthplace: Galveston, Texas
Bats/Throws: L/R Draft: 13th Round by Cardinals (2009)

Latest News
Sep. 9 3:08 PM PT4:08 PM MT5:08 PM CT6:08 PM ET18:08 ET22:08 GMT6:08 3:08 PM MST5:08 PM EST5:38 PM VEN2:08 UAE (+1)5:08 PM CT-Carpenter went 2 for 5 with two RBIs in helping St. Louis to a 5-0 win at Cincinnati on Monday.
Analysis: Carpenter is 4 for 9 with four RBIs in his last two games following a stretch in which he went 10 for 52 (.192).
Aug. 18 3:55 PM PT4:55 PM MT5:55 PM CT6:55 PM ET18:55 ET22:55 GMT6:55 3:55 PM MST5:55 PM EST6:25 PM VEN2:55 UAE (+1)5:55 PM CT-Carpenter went 3 for 4 with a home run and three RBIs in Sunday's win over San Diego.
Analysis: He's got five RBIs in two games after totaling one in his previous 12 games.
Aug. 2 3:29 PM PT4:29 PM MT5:29 PM CT6:29 PM ET18:29 ET22:29 GMT6:29 3:29 PM MST5:29 PM EST5:59 PM VEN2:29 UAE (+1)5:29 PM CT-Carpenter had two hits and drove in three runs in a 7-4 loss to Milwaukee.
Analysis: Carpenter, batting .288, is 15 for 36 (.417) with seven RBIs and five extra-base hits in his last nine games.
Aug. 1 1:55 PM PT2:55 PM MT3:55 PM CT4:55 PM ET16:55 ET20:55 GMT4:55 1:55 PM MST3:55 PM EST4:25 PM VEN0:55 UAE (+1)3:55 PM CT-Carpenter was 2 for 4 on Thursday.
Analysis: Carpenter is hitting .406 in his last eight games so he is heating up.
July 28 2:13 PM PT3:13 PM MT4:13 PM CT5:13 PM ET17:13 ET21:13 GMT5:13 2:13 PM MST4:13 PM EST4:43 PM VEN1:13 UAE (+1)4:13 PM CT-Carpenter was 3 for 4 in a 1-0 win over the Cubs on Sunday.
Analysis: Carpenter is 9 for 21 over his last five games.
July 26 2:47 PM PT3:47 PM MT4:47 PM CT5:47 PM ET17:47 ET21:47 GMT5:47 2:47 PM MST4:47 PM EST5:17 PM VEN1:47 UAE (+1)4:47 PM CT-Carpenter went 3 for 5 with a homer and two runs scored in Friday's loss at Wrigley Field.
Analysis: Carpenter is 6 for 13 with two long balls over the last three games.
July 4 3:37 PM PT4:37 PM MT5:37 PM CT6:37 PM ET18:37 ET22:37 GMT6:37 3:37 PM MST5:37 PM EST6:07 PM VEN2:37 UAE (+1)5:37 PM CT-Carpenter doubled twice in Thursday's 7-2 win at San Francisco, extending his hitting streak to eight games.
Analysis: Carpenter is hitting .433 during the streak.
July 3 3:05 PM PT4:05 PM MT5:05 PM CT6:05 PM ET18:05 ET22:05 GMT6:05 3:05 PM MST5:05 PM EST5:35 PM VEN2:05 UAE (+1)5:05 PM CT-Carpenter collected three more hits in Wednesday's 2-0 win at San Francisco.
Analysis: Carpenter has hit safely in seven straight, going 11 for 26 (.423) with a homer and four RBIs.
June 9 3:23 PM PT4:23 PM MT5:23 PM CT6:23 PM ET18:23 ET22:23 GMT6:23 3:23 PM MST5:23 PM EST5:53 PM VEN2:23 UAE (+1)5:23 PM CT-Carpenter went 2 for 5 with a home run in Sunday's win over Toronto.
Analysis: He's batting .435 over six games.
May 8 12:19 PM PT1:19 PM MT2:19 PM CT3:19 PM ET15:19 ET19:19 GMT3:19 12:19 PM MST2:19 PM EST2:49 PM VEN23:19 UAE2:19 PM CT-Carpenter collected three more hits in Wednesday's 7-1 win at Atlanta.
Analysis: Carpenter is 8 for 15 over the last four games.
May 6 3:03 PM PT4:03 PM MT5:03 PM CT6:03 PM ET18:03 ET22:03 GMT6:03 3:03 PM MST5:03 PM EST5:33 PM VEN2:03 UAE (+1)5:03 PM CT-Carpenter went 2 for 4 with two RBIs on Monday.
Analysis: Carpenter is scuffling with a .704 OPS but he could be ready to get back on track soon.
Apr. 24 3:14 PM PT4:14 PM MT5:14 PM CT6:14 PM ET18:14 ET22:14 GMT6:14 3:14 PM MST5:14 PM EST5:44 PM VEN2:14 UAE (+1)5:14 PM CT-Carpenter went 4 for 5 with a run scored in Wednesday's 3-2 road loss to the New York Mets.
Analysis: Carpenter has gone 7 for 14 over the last three games, raising his average 42 points in the process.
Apr. 14 2:48 PM PT3:48 PM MT4:48 PM CT5:48 PM ET17:48 ET21:48 GMT5:48 2:48 PM MST4:48 PM EST5:18 PM VEN1:48 UAE (+1)4:48 PM CT-Carpenter drove in three runs, leading Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals over the Chicago Cubs 6-4 on Sunday.
Analysis: 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.
Apr. 5 3:44 PM PT4:44 PM MT5:44 PM CT6:44 PM ET18:44 ET22:44 GMT6:44 3:44 PM MST5:44 PM EST6:14 PM VEN2:44 UAE (+1)5:44 PM CT-Carpenter was 2 for 3 with his first homer of the season in Friday's loss to Pittsburgh.
Analysis: Carpenter's two-run home run also gave him his first two RBIs of the season.
Mar. 8 9:32 AM PT10:32 AM MT11:32 AM CT12:32 PM ET12:32 ET17:32 GMT1:32 10:32 AM MST12:32 PM EST1:02 PM VEN21:32 UAE11:32 AM CT-The St. Louis Cardinals and third baseman Matt Carpenter have agreed to a $52 million, six-year contract. The deal includes a team option for a seventh year in 2020 at $18.5 million. Should the St. Louis decline the option, they would pay Carpenter a $2 million buyout.
Analysis: Carpenter hit .318 while leading the National League in hits (199), doubles (55) and runs (126) last season while playing second base. He is moving to third this season.

w9 © 2015 by STATS LLC.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.