Matt Carpenter

St. Louis Cardinals #13 - Third Base

  • Born: 11/26/85
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 6'4"
  • Weight: 210
  • Bats/Throws: L/R

Transaction Analysis 2/4/21: Cards Commit to Youngsters by Dealing Fowler to the Angels


Late last night, the Cards announced the following transaction: 2/4/21: Traded OF Dexter Fowler and cash considerations to the Los Angeles Angels for a player to be named later or cash...

What Will Matt Carpenter’s role be now?


I am just inviting snark with this headline.

TA 2/1: Cards Officially Acquire Arenado from Rockies in Complex Deal


After several stops, starts and leaks, the Cards finally announced last night that they had acquired Nolan Arenado in the following transaction: 2/1/21: Traded LHP Austin Gomber, 3B Elehuris...

What to expect from Nolan Arenado offensively?


Going from Coors Field to Busch Stadium will affect his numbers.

The Arenado Paradox, or: A Clever Article I’ll Never Write


A column partially about a trade, but mostly a column about the column.

Praising John Mozeliak


After months of doing nothing, the Cardinals finally did something. And by something, of course, I mean they re-signed Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina, and traded for Nolan Arenado. This is one...

Saturday Stream of Consciousness: A Quandary of Circular Fears


Mozeliak admits that this will be a "long year" if the offense doesn’t improve. Why won’t they do something about it? Because they’re paralyzed by circular fears.

The State of the Franchise


A big picture look at the Cardinals between seasons

Ranking the NL Central’s five frugal franchises


With only a month left until pitchers and catchers report, where do they stand?

Top 10 Rockies defensive plays


Ranking the Rockies best defensive plays

The Cardinals will be the NL Central offseason winners... by doing nothing


The rest of the NL Central is getting worse, the Cards are getting... less worse.