Matt Carpenter RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cardinals' Carpenter exits with quad tightness "First baseman Matt Carpenter hopes to be back in the Cardinals' lineup on Monday after exiting Sunday night's game with cramping in his right quadriceps. Carpenter was replaced by rookie Luke Voit in the bottom of the second inning of a 5-3 loss to the Cubs, after alerting the medical staff to..." July 24

  • Matt Carpenter suspended one game for bumping umpire

    Hardball Talk "Cardinals first baseman Matt Carpenter has been suspended one game for bumping home plate umpire John Tumpane when he didn’t like a called strike three in the seventh inning of Sunday’s game against the Brewers. Manager Mike Matheny was also ejected along with Carpenter. " April 25