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2018 Fantasy Rankings
5X5 $5 · Overall # 189 · 1B # 27 (Tier 5)

Matt Carpenter

1B, St. Louis Cardinals

Bats L Throws R
Height 6'3" Weight 205 DOB 1985-11-26 Age 32
Hometown Galveston, TX

Season Projections
Updated Mar 29

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.

Position Rankings
Tier 5
25Brandon Belt, SF$6
26Chris Davis, BAL$5
27Matt Carpenter, STL$5
28Paul DeJong, STL$5
Tier 6
29Greg Bird, NYY$3

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News from the Past 90 Days
  • Thu Aug 30 4:06 pm
    Carpenter (illness) in Cards lineup Thursday

    Matt Carpenter (illness) is in the Cardinals' starting lineup Thursday night against the Pirates.

  • Thu Aug 30 8:06 am
    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.

  • Wed Aug 29 8:06 pm
    Carpenter exits against Pirates with nausea

    Matt Carpenter left Wednesday's game against the Pirates due to nausea.

  • Sun Aug 26 4:06 pm
    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.

  • Tue Aug 21 4:06 pm
    Matt Carpenter getting the night off Tuesday

    Matt Carpenter is getting the night off Tuesday against the Dodgers.

  • Tue Aug 21 12:06 am
    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.

  • Thu Aug 16 4:06 pm
    Matt Carpenter (hand) in lineup on Thursday

    Matt Carpenter (hand) is starting at first base and batting leadoff Thursday night against the Nationals.

  • Thu Aug 16 12:06 am
    X-rays show no break of Carpenter's hand

    X-rays on Matt Carpenter's right hand came back negative.

  • Wed Aug 15 8:06 pm
    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.

  • Tue Aug 14 12:06 am
    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.

  • Sat Aug 11 12:06 am
    Carpenter homers in third straight game again

    Matt Carpenter slugged a two-run homer Friday against the Royals.

  • Tue Aug 7 8:06 pm
    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.

  • Sun Aug 5 4:06 pm
    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.

  • Sun Jul 22 12:06 am
    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.

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