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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
SourceABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSFPts
Steamer-Fangraphs4697912330218648611832.262.377.450.3771,038.0
ZiPS4728412330319688711923.261.376.458.3761,065.0
Zeile4948713032322749212222.263.379.474.3791,139.0

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
RankName5X5Comment
Tier 5
25Brandon Belt, SF$6
26Chris Davis, BAL$5
27Matt Carpenter, STL$5
28Paul DeJong, STL$5
Tier 6
29Greg Bird, NYY$3

Complete 1B Rankings

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.

  • Hitting
    SeasonTeamABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSFPts
    2011STL150110004400.067.263.133.26313.0
    2012STL2964487225646346311.294.365.463.365631.0
    2013STL6261261995571178729833.318.392.481.3921,404.0
    2014STL595991623328599511153.272.375.375.3751,165.0
    2015STL57410115644328848115143.272.365.505.3651,331.0
    2016STL4738112836621688110804.271.380.505.3801,103.0
    2017STL49791120312236910912521.241.384.451.3841,159.0
    2018STL563111145420368110115841.258.376.524.3761,389.0
    Fielding
    Season1B2B3BLFRFOFDH
    20110050000
    201244533715210
    20132132420220
    2014001560221
    20153111460000
    20164540540001
    201712013160002
    20189411750002