2018 Fantasy Rankings5X5 $5 · Overall # 189 · 1B # 27 (Tier 5)
1B, St. Louis Cardinals
Bats L Throws R
Height 6'3" Weight 205 DOB 1985-11-26 Age 32
Hometown Galveston, TX
Steamer projections courtesy of Steamer Projections Blog and include playing time adjustments from Fangraphs. ZiPS projections courtesy of Dan Szymborski. Zeile Consensus projections courtesy of FantasyPros.
|25||Brandon Belt, SF||$6|
|26||Chris Davis, BAL||$5|
|27||Matt Carpenter, STL||$5|
|28||Paul DeJong, STL||$5|
|29||Greg Bird, NYY||$3|
News from the Past 90 Days
Carpenter (illness) in Cards lineup Thursday
Matt Carpenter (illness) is in the Cardinals' starting lineup Thursday night against the Pirates.
Shildt: Carpenter dealing with 24-hour virus
Cardinals manager Mike Shildt told reporters after the game that Matt Carpenter is dealing with a 24-hour virus.
Carpenter exits against Pirates with nausea
Matt Carpenter left Wednesday's game against the Pirates due to nausea.
Matt Carpenter posts four doubles vs. Rockies
Matt Carpenter went 4-for-5 with a four doubles and a pair of RBI in the Cardinals' 12-3 blowout win over the Rockies on Sunday.
Matt Carpenter getting the night off Tuesday
Matt Carpenter is getting the night off Tuesday against the Dodgers.
Carpenter homers in ninth in win over Dodgers
Matt Carpenter went 3-for-5 with a homer in a 5-3 win over the Dodgers on Monday.
Matt Carpenter (hand) in lineup on Thursday
Matt Carpenter (hand) is starting at first base and batting leadoff Thursday night against the Nationals.
X-rays show no break of Carpenter's hand
X-rays on Matt Carpenter's right hand came back negative.
Carpenter (hand) leaves after hit by pitch
Matt Carpenter left Wednesday's game against the Nationals after being hit by a pitch on his right hand.
Matt Carpenter hits NL-leading 33rd home run
Matt Carpenter hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning Monday in the Cardinals' win over the Nationals.
Carpenter homers in third straight game again
Matt Carpenter slugged a two-run homer Friday against the Royals.
Matt Carpenter hits 30th homer in Cards' win
Matt Carpenter clubbed a go-ahead home run in the eighth inning of the Cardinals' comeback victory over the Marlins on Tuesday.
Matt Carpenter belts 29th home run Sunday
Matt Carpenter launched his 29th home run of the season Sunday in the Cardinals' win over the Pirates.
Matt Carpenter homers in sixth straight game
Matt Carpenter homered for a sixth consecutive contest in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Cubs in the second game of a doubleheader.