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Matt
Carpenter
College TCU
Team St. Louis Cardinals
133B
6'3"Height
215Weight
35Age
4Exp
L/LBats/Throws
Matt Carpenter's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Matt Carpenter to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 302.99 projected fantasy points puts him at #33 behind David Fletcher and ahead of Todd Frazier. He has averaged 2.15 fantasy points in his past 128 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.47 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#55) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Matt Carpenter is expected to come up short of last season's #26 fantasy position rank.

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START EM ALERT: MATT CARPENTER WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Matt Carpenter is projected for 13.09 fantasy points in 6 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #28 projected third baseman for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a better than average week with more fantasy points per game than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Ryon Healy but behind Jeimer Candelario. Week 4 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#30). He is projected for 11.96 fantasy points.

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGABRHHRRBIBBKOSBCSAVGOBPSLG
2020STL501402226424234800.185.325.314
2019STL129416599415466312961.226.334.391
2018STL156564111145368110215841.257.374.523
2017STL14549791120236910912521.241.383.450
2016STL1294738112821688110804.270.380.505
2015STL15457410115628848115143.271.365.505
2014STL158595991628599511153.272.374.374
2013STL1576261261991178729833.317.392.480
2012STL1142964487646346311.293.364.462
2011STL71501004400.066.263.133
Career (10 Seasons)1199419673411181525556649952517.266.370.457
YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
2020STL604400611
2019STL20216351703
2018STL420295406170
2017STL31222452945
2016STL36623943564
2015STL44329040655
2014STL33222392823
2013STL55730173914
2012STL225137703210
2011STL10200000
Career (10 Seasons)2902719184511593835
2020 Situational Stats
At Bat SituationsG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
vs. Lefthanded Pitcher1600000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
vs. Righthanded Pitcher4800000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
RISP3500000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Runners on Base4700000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Bases Empty4400000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Bases Loaded1300000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Late Inning Pressure1800000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
LIP-Runners On1100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
with 0 outs4100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
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with 2 outs3400000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Leading Off2700000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
1st Inning1300000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
>= 7th Inning3400000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Extra Innings100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Pinch Hitter300000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Batting OrderG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Lineup Slot 1100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Lineup Slot 2100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Lineup Slot 41100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Lineup Slot 51100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Lineup Slot 6600000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Lineup Slot 71800000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Lineup Slot 8100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Lineup Slot 9100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Day/NightG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Day1800000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Night3200000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
MonthG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
July500000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
August1900000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
September2600000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Season HalfG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Post All-Star5000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Playing SurfaceG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Grass5000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Home/AwayG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Home2500000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Away2500000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
RoleG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Playing 1B600000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Playing 3B3000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Designated Hitter1400000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
VenueG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Busch Stadium2300000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Guaranteed Rate Field300000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Great American Ball Park300000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Kauffman Stadium300000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Target Field200000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Wrigley Field800000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Miller Park500000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
PNC Park300000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
OpponentG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
vs. Chi-A300000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
vs. Clev.300000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
vs. Det.200000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
vs. K.C.500000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
vs. Milw.800000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
vs. Minn.400000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
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vs. Cin.1000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
vs. Pitt.700000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
2020 Game Log
JULY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
07/24vsW5-4300000011000.000.000.200
07/25vsW9-1401100201000.143.286.222
07/26vsL5-1300000012000.100.200.214
07/28@L6-3402000001000.214.286.278
07/29@L3-0100000001000.200.267.263
AUGUST
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
08/15@W5-1721000202000.182.227.231
08/16@L7-2401000201000.192.231.233
08/17vsL5-4521000010000.194.226.243
08/18@L6-3402100102000.229.286.268
08/19@W9-3712001402000.238.357.271
08/20vsW5-4310000012000.222.333.264
08/21vsL4-2200000121000.213.319.271
08/22vsW3-0300000012000.200.300.266
08/23vsW6-2412100012000.222.333.286
08/24vsW9-3210000011000.214.321.284
08/26vsW6-5110000011000.211.316.286
08/27vsL4-3300000000000.200.300.275
08/28vsL14-2300000010000.190.286.271
08/29vsL2-1501000101000.191.279.267
08/30vsW7-2210000011000.186.271.266
08/31@W7-5210000020000.181.264.270
SEPTEMBER
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
09/01@W16-2521000012000.182.260.271
09/02@L4-3300000011000.175.250.268
09/04@L4-1311001102000.181.289.270
09/05@W4-2200000112000.176.282.269
09/07@L5-1300000001000.170.273.262
09/08vsL7-3211000121000.178.278.273
09/10vsW12-2212100200000.196.304.285
09/11vsL3-1200000110000.191.298.284
09/12vsW7-1412001100000.204.337.290
09/13vsL10-5422100101000.216.353.296
09/14@L2-1400000003000.208.340.288
09/15@L18-3400000002000.200.327.280
09/16@W4-2500000000000.191.313.271
09/18@W6-5610000102000.182.298.261
09/20@W2-1311000001000.185.298.262
09/21@L4-1411001101000.188.320.262
09/22@W5-0300000012000.183.313.260
09/23@L12-3100000001000.182.311.259
09/24vsW4-2300000012000.178.304.257
09/25vsL3-0302100100000.188.319.264
09/26vsL3-0200000010000.186.314.263