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Matt Carpenter
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Team: St. LouisHt / Wt: 6-3 / 206 NFBC ADP: 71.34
Position: 3BBorn: 11/26/1985 Birthplace: Galveston, Texas
Bats/Throws: L/R Draft: 13th Round by Cardinals (2009)

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May 31 12:21 PM PT1:21 PM MT2:21 PM CT3:21 PM ET15:21 ET19:21 GMT3:21 12:21 PM MST2:21 PM EST2:51 PM VEN23:21 UAE2:21 PM CT-Carpenter recorded a season-high four hits and scored three times in Monday's win at Milwaukee.
Analysis: The Cardinals' leadoff hitter has been streaky this season, but he's posted a .297 average over his last nine games.
May 26 12:05 PM PT1:05 PM MT2:05 PM CT3:05 PM ET15:05 ET19:05 GMT3:05 12:05 PM MST2:05 PM EST2:35 PM VEN23:05 UAE2:05 PM CT-Carpenter has been activated from the paternity list.
Analysis: He's back in his customary leadoff spot for Saturday's game at Washington. Carpenter missed two games to be with wife for the birth of the couple's first child.
May 20 3:38 PM PT4:38 PM MT5:38 PM CT6:38 PM ET18:38 ET22:38 GMT6:38 3:38 PM MST5:38 PM EST6:08 PM VEN2:38 UAE (+1)5:38 PM CT-Carpenter had a career-best six RBIs in a 13-7 win over Colorado on Thursday.
Analysis: Carpenter hit a three-run homer and a pair of doubles after going 1 for 14 with one RBI in his previous five games.
May 16 1:39 PM PT2:39 PM MT3:39 PM CT4:39 PM ET16:39 ET20:39 GMT4:39 1:39 PM MST3:39 PM EST4:09 PM VEN0:39 UAE (+1)3:39 PM CT-Carpenter hit his fifth home run in eight games in a 5-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday night.
Analysis: Carpenter is also batting .333 with three doubles and nine RBIs in his last 10 games.
May 13 2:20 PM PT3:20 PM MT4:20 PM CT5:20 PM ET17:20 ET21:20 GMT5:20 2:20 PM MST4:20 PM EST4:50 PM VEN1:20 UAE (+1)4:20 PM CT-Carpenter supported his owners Thursday.
Analysis: Carpenter drilled a three-run dinger for the Redbirds.
May 11 1:46 PM PT2:46 PM MT3:46 PM CT4:46 PM ET16:46 ET20:46 GMT4:46 1:46 PM MST3:46 PM EST4:16 PM VEN0:46 UAE (+1)3:46 PM CT-Carpenter homered twice, including a leadoff shot on the fifth pitch of the game, in an 8-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday.
Analysis: Carpenter, batting .264 with six homers, is 9 for 21 (.429) with three longballs and three doubles in his last five games.
May 9 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 went 2 for 3 with two runs scored Sunday against Pittsburgh.
Analysis: Carpenter's bat is starting to come around after a very slow start, as he's 7 for 17 with four extra-base hits and four runs scored over his last four games.
May 2 3:00 PM PT4:00 PM MT5:00 PM CT6:00 PM ET18:00 ET22:00 GMT6:00 3:00 PM MST5:00 PM EST5:30 PM VEN2:00 UAE (+1)5:00 PM CT-Carpenter went 2 for 4 on Sunday.
Analysis: Carpenter faces a Phillies team that is on a roll next. He's a .289 hitter versus Philly.
Apr. 15 2:58 PM PT3:58 PM MT4:58 PM CT5:58 PM ET17:58 ET21:58 GMT5:58 2:58 PM MST4:58 PM EST5:28 PM VEN1:58 UAE (+1)4:58 PM CT-Carpenter went 2 for 4 with two doubles and two RBIs on Thursday.
Analysis: He has eight RBIs in his last five games.
Apr. 12 3:41 PM PT4:41 PM MT5:41 PM CT6:41 PM ET18:41 ET22:41 GMT6:41 3:41 PM MST5:41 PM EST6:11 PM VEN2:41 UAE (+1)5:41 PM CT-Carpenter went 2 for 4 with a triple and two RBIs on Monday.
Analysis: He is 6 for 16 with a double, triple, home run and six RBIs during his four-game hitting streak.
Apr. 11 3:16 PM PT4:16 PM MT5:16 PM CT6:16 PM ET18:16 ET22:16 GMT6:16 3:16 PM MST5:16 PM EST5:46 PM VEN2:16 UAE (+1)5:16 PM CT-Carpenter hit a three-run home run on Sunday.
Analysis: It was his first homer of the season as he extended his hitting streak to three games.

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