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Matt
Carpenter
College TCU
Team St. Louis Cardinals
133B
6'3"Height
215Weight
33Age
9Exp
L/LBats/Throws
Matt Carpenter's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Matt Carpenter to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 34.56 projected fantasy points puts him at #25 behind Rowdy Tellez and ahead of C.J. Cron. He has averaged 2.82 fantasy points in his past 271 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.55 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#49) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 69%, he is the #24 most highly owned first baseman. Matt Carpenter is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #31 fantasy position rank.

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WEEK 25 AND 26 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Matt Carpenter is projected for 5.1 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 25 which ranks him as the #30 projected first 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 Justin Smoak but behind Ryan McMahon the rest of the week. Week 26 will be better based on projected rank (#21). He is projected for 15.27 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. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGABRHHRRBIBBKOSBCSAVGOBPSLG
2019STL117378558512415911661.224.333.378
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 (9 Seasons)1137401870810831455266379342517.269.372.461
YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
2019STL18214351503
2018STL420295406170
2017STL31222452945
2016STL36623943564
2015STL44329040655
2014STL33222392823
2013STL55730173914
2012STL225137703210
2011STL10200000
Career (9 Seasons)2822718544511513734
2019 Situational Stats
CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
March4163410122400.333.500.250800000
April248815174123182711.327.330.1932910001
May2797162330514142610.339.423.2374100101
June22778164129102340.303.364.2082810101
July4151300010800.235.200.200310100
August24639153027112100.364.381.2382411200
September11213730054600.423.476.3331010000
CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
Home62186364771622345641.364.398.2537441101
Away541911938111619255920.303.361.1996910402
CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
Day40123182990516193221.338.431.2365320100
Night76254375692725408340.332.354.2209031403
CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
vs. Ariz.3120200010600.154.167.167210000
vs. Atl.6234810253300.444.652.3481500101
vs. Chi-N83221010041710.333.344.3131100000
vs. Cin.1444510113591411.370.500.2272200101
vs. Col.6115410143200.500.727.364800000
vs. K.C.4134310134500.412.538.231700000
vs. LA-AL3122210002310.286.250.167300000
vs. LA-NL7211500013400.360.238.238500100
vs. Miami6223410115710.333.364.182800000
vs. Milw.1755119102491910.277.291.1641610001
vs. NY-NL7262630034610.344.346.231910100
vs. Oak.3111201020400.182.364.182400000
vs. Phil.6182200223700.238.444.111800000
vs. Pitt.123668400341200.310.333.2221211100
vs. S.D.4103320013300.429.500.300510000
vs. S.F.341300013000.857.750.750300000
vs. Texas3112310010200.273.364.273400000
vs. Wash.41611000031100.211.063.063100000
CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
Coors Field361110021200.286.333.167200000
Dodger Stadium390300012200.500.333.333300100
Great American Ball Park4131100113500.294.308.077400100
Kauffman Stadium271210011200.375.429.286300000
Estadio de Beisbol Monterrey281301112100.5001.000.375800000
Oakland Coliseum150100000200.200.200.200100000
Nationals Park41611000031100.211.063.063100000
Citi Field4151320032410.316.333.200510100
Marlins Park260000002100.250.000.000000000
PETCO Park110000000000.000.000.000000000
Citizens Bank Park381100111500.222.500.125400000
SunTrust Park3112210122100.357.545.182600101
Wrigley Field5231710020410.304.348.304800000
Miller Park103866102351200.256.342.1581300001
PNC Park4141430011500.333.500.286700000
CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
vs. Lefthanded Pitcher52716173027152120.364.366.2392621001
vs. Righthanded Pitcher11130649681521034449441.327.382.22211730502
CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
Grass116377558518212415911561.334.379.22514351503
CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
Post All-Star3999132560213153500.358.374.2533731300
Pre All-Star7727842601221028448061.325.381.21610620203
CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
RISP8581372341026102520.357.358.2842951202
RISP w/Two out4942159110861000.327.286.2141200100
Runners on Base104128443261130183761.340.336.2504351203
Bases Empty10624911531211111417800.331.402.21310000300
Bases Loaded19810210040300.222.375.250310000
Late Inning Pressure4652511101552000.293.288.2121500101
LIP-Runners On29254700042800.333.280.280700001
with 0 outs100157183571615315421.354.395.2236220201
with 1 out97122193160517124220.324.426.2545231202
with 2 outs779818195119161920.313.296.1942900100
Leading Off961276264166274600.353.394.2055000200
1st Inning7868592111102201.244.235.1321600000
>= 7th Inning102111192650416233320.370.387.2344320203
Extra Innings770200010200.286.286.286200000
CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
Lineup Slot 1692704055122824407861.310.352.2049530303
Lineup Slot 24110000000400.083.000.000000100
Lineup Slot 3130000001200.250.000.000000000
Lineup Slot 583238101521400.294.375.2501200000
Lineup Slot 68233720035600.433.391.304911100
Lineup Slot 782571020247700.531.720.4001800000
Lineup Slot 8210000001100.500.000.000000000
Lineup Slot 916122510153300.500.750.417910000
CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
Playing 1B4101110011600.182.200.100200000
Playing 3B97347517815211345310361.333.375.22513041503
Designated Hitter271210011200.375.429.286300000
Pinch Hitter18132410154400.444.615.308810000
2019 Game Log
MARCH
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
03/28@L5-4400000001000.000.000.000
03/29@W9-5522000111000.222.222.273
03/30@L4-2400000002000.154.154.200
03/31@L5-4312101110000.250.500.300
APRIL
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
04/01@W6-5500000014000.190.381.259
04/03@W5-4501100001000.192.385.250
04/05vsL5-3411100001000.200.400.250
04/06vsL6-4311000022000.212.394.279
04/07vsW4-1211100110000.229.429.298
04/08vsW4-3411000000000.231.410.294
04/09vsW4-0300000011000.214.381.286
04/10vsW7-2401000000000.217.370.283
04/11vsW11-7100000001000.213.362.279
04/13@L5-2402010010000.235.412.299
04/14@W9-5411001111000.236.455.301
04/15@L10-7410000012000.220.424.291
04/16@L8-4500000001000.203.391.274
04/17@W6-3511001101000.203.420.270
04/19vsL5-4502100000000.216.432.277
04/20vsW10-2211000020000.224.434.290
04/21vsW6-4400000002000.213.413.279
04/22vsW13-5421000012000.214.405.282
04/23vsW4-3311000011100.218.402.287
04/24vsW5-2410000010000.209.385.281
04/26vsL12-1212000020000.226.398.299
04/27vsW6-3310000010010.219.385.295
04/29@W6-3410000013000.210.370.290
04/30@W3-2400000014000.202.356.285
MAY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
05/01@W5-1501000002000.202.349.282
05/02@L2-1300000012000.196.339.279
05/03@L4-0400000001000.190.328.272
05/04@L6-5503100201100.207.347.282
05/05@L13-5512000000000.214.349.286
05/06vsW6-0411001110000.215.369.287
05/07vsL11-1200000012000.212.364.287
05/08vsL5-0400000000000.206.353.280
05/09vsW17-4432000120000.214.357.289
05/10vsL2-1500000001000.207.345.282
05/11vsL2-1400000002000.201.336.276
05/12vsL10-6000000010000.201.336.279
05/14@W14-3511100110000.201.338.279
05/15@L4-0200000011000.199.333.278
05/16@L10-2411001100000.200.350.278
05/17@L7-3511000001000.200.345.276
05/18@W8-2512100100000.206.353.279
05/19@L5-4100000001000.205.351.278
05/22vsL8-2631001233000.203.362.280
05/24vsL5-2412001101000.210.381.284
05/25vsW6-3413000200000.222.389.291
05/26vsL4-3401000011000.222.386.292
05/28@L4-3400000002000.218.378.288
05/29@L11-4300000013000.214.372.286
05/30@W5-3111001100000.218.391.289
05/31vsW2-1411000112000.219.388.290
JUNE
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
06/01vsW7-4401000001000.220.385.289
06/02vsW2-1101000100000.223.388.292
06/04vsL4-1311001111000.225.402.294
06/06vsW3-1401000103100.225.399.293
06/08@L9-4400000002000.221.392.289
06/09@L5-1502000000000.225.392.291
06/10@W4-1300000010000.222.387.290
06/12@L9-0300000011000.219.382.288
06/13@W5-4401000101000.220.379.288
06/14@W9-5201100120100.222.385.292
06/15@L8-7511100102000.222.385.290
06/16@W4-3400000001000.218.379.287
06/17vsW5-0433101101000.227.401.292
06/18vsL6-0300000011000.224.396.291
06/19vsW2-1301000022100.225.395.294
06/20vsL7-6600000002000.220.386.289
06/21vsW5-1320000021100.218.382.289
06/22vsW4-2401100001000.218.383.288
06/23vsL6-4501000001000.218.380.287
06/25vsL7-3511010202000.217.384.286
06/26vsL2-0100000000000.217.383.285
06/28@L3-1100000000000.216.381.284
JULY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
07/12vsL4-2401000002000.216.379.284
07/13vsW4-2501000004000.216.376.283
07/14vsW5-2300000100000.214.372.280
07/15vsW7-0311000002000.215.372.281
AUGUST
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
08/04@L4-2501000002000.215.369.280
08/05@L8-0400000001000.212.364.277
08/06@L3-1301000111000.213.364.278
08/07@L2-1202000010000.218.368.283
08/09vsW6-2311100101000.219.371.284
08/10vsW3-1200000001000.218.369.282
08/11vsW11-9100000000000.217.367.281
08/13@W2-0301100011000.218.370.283
08/14@W6-0411000101000.219.369.283
08/15@L2-1300000002000.217.365.281
08/16@W13-4400000011000.214.361.279
08/17@L6-1211001121000.216.371.282
08/18@W5-4400000001000.213.366.279
08/19vsW3-0211000010000.215.367.281
08/20vsW9-4100000001000.214.366.281
08/21vsL5-3300000003000.212.363.279
08/22vsW6-5010000010000.212.363.280
08/24vsW6-0100000000000.212.362.279
08/25vsW11-4433001210000.218.375.284
08/26@W12-2400000013000.216.371.283
08/27@W6-3311000010000.217.370.284
08/28@L4-1100000001000.216.369.284
08/31vsW10-6402100100000.219.374.285
SEPTEMBER
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
09/01vsW4-3700000004000.215.366.281
09/02vsW3-1000000010000.215.366.282
09/04vsL9-8101000000000.217.368.284
09/05vsW10-0312000120000.221.371.288
09/06@L9-4101100100000.223.375.289
09/08@W2-0312100000000.226.380.292
09/10@L2-1100000000000.226.379.291
09/11@L2-1000000010000.226.379.292
09/12@W10-3511100202000.225.379.291
09/13vsW10-0000000100000.225.379.291
09/14vsL5-2100000001000.225.378.290