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Matt Carpenter AS-1AW-3

+ St. Louis Cardinals Status: Active (MLB)


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Biography Data
Positions: 3B-759, 2B-191, 1B-97, RF-21, LF-8, DH-2
Proper Name: Matthew Martin Lee Carpenter
Born: November 26, 1985 (31.301)
Place Sugar Land, Texas
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 208 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School: Elkins (Missouri City,TX)
College: Texas Christian University
Drafted: 2009 -- 13th round (399th overall) by St. Louis Cardinals (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 4,2011 (25.190)
Service Time:5.012 (2016)
TBC Player ID:55399
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-04-25 - St. Louis Cardinals - Suspended 1 game for contact with an umpire More
Recent Contract:Signed to 6-year contract for 2014-2019 ($52m) Extension. Option year for 2020 by St. Louis Cardinals (2014-03-09)
Organizations:SLN
Signed by:Aaron Krawiec


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-04-25St. Louis Cardinals1BActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLBSuspended 1 game for contact with an umpire40man
    2016
    2016-10-31St. Louis Cardinals1BActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2016-08-03St. Louis Cardinals2BDL-15SpringfieldAAAssigned to Springfield (AA) for rehab40man
    2016-07-08St. Louis Cardinals2BDL-15St. Louis CardinalsMLBDL-15 Strained right oblique40man
    2016-05-28St. Louis Cardinals2BActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLBReinstated from paternity leave40man
    2016-05-27St. Louis Cardinals3BPat LeaveSt. Louis CardinalsMLBPlaced on paternity leave40man
    2014
    2014-03-09St. Louis Cardinals3BActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLBSigned to 6-year contract for 2014-2019 ($52m) Extension. Option year for 202040man
    2012
    2012-06-22St. Louis Cardinals2bActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-06-18St. Louis Cardinals3BMinorsSpringfieldAAAssigned to Springfield (AA)---
    2012-06-14St. Louis Cardinals3BMinorsMemphisAAAAssigned to Memphis (AAA) for rehab40man
    2012-05-23St. Louis Cardinals1bDL-15St. Louis CardinalsMLBDL-15 Right oblique strain40man
    2012-05-07St. Louis CardinalsIFActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Cardinals
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by St. Louis Cardinals in 13th round (399th overall) of 2009 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017St. Louis Cardinals$ 9,750,000127687$ 535,000$ 4,304,794
    2016St. Louis Cardinals$ 6,250,000192879$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2015St. Louis Cardinals$ 3,750,0002811269$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014St. Louis Cardinals$ 1,250,0004331552$ 500,000$ 3,256,4972014-03-09 - Signed to 6-year contract for 2014-2019 ($52m) Extension. Option year for 2020
    2013St. Louis Cardinals$ 504,0005891935$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012St. Louis Cardinals$ 480,000760320$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011St. Louis Cardinals$ 414,000789370$ 414,000$ 2,722,607

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