(DNES 15. 8. 2018, 08:35:01, Official St. Louis Cardinals)
To understand why Matt Carpenter has emerged as the National League's best offensive player and why he's suddenly smack dab in the middle of the NL Most Valuable Player conversation in a season that started so poorly, we should begin with the mental side of things. (více...)
Cardinals walk off on Nationals on home run by Paul DeJong in the 9th, 7-6 final
(VČERA 14. 8. 2018, 08:14:02, Federal Baseball)
After blowing a lead in the eighth, and rallying to tie it in the top of the the ninth, the Nationals lost a second straight game on a walk-off home run.
A night after a devastating walk-off loss to the Chicago Cubs in Wrigley Field, Washingtonâ€™s Nationals got back to work in the first of four with the St. Louis Cardinals in Busch Stadium, and managed to blow a 4-2 lead in the eighth, giving up four runs total in the home-half of the frame, with Matt Carpenterâ€™s three-run home run off Sammy Solis putting the Cards up, 6-4.. (více...)
Matt Carpenter hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the bottom
(VČERA 14. 8. 2018, 05:42:05, rotoworld.com)
Matt Carpenter hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning Monday in the Cardinals' win over the Nationals. Carpenter's big fly was spoiled momentarily by a Bud Norris blown save, but Paul DeJong slugged a walk-off homer in the bottom of the ninth as the Cardinals won their sixth straight game. [...] (více...)
Matt Carpenter slugged a two-run homer Friday against the Royals.
(11. 8. 2018, 07:56:16, rotoworld.com)
Matt Carpenter slugged a two-run homer Friday against the Royals. It was part of a five-run second inning which chased Burch Smith from the game. Carpenter has now homered in three straight games for the second time this month and the fourth time this season. [...] (více...)
Carpenter slugs NL-leading 32nd home run
(11. 8. 2018, 03:21:01, Official St. Louis Cardinals)
Matt Carpenter helped open the Cardinals' Interleague Series in Kansas City with his league-leading 32nd home run, a two-run blast to highlight the team's five-run second inning. With the homer, Carpenter has reached base safely in 28 consecutive games and now gone deep in six of seven games on the Cardinals' current road trip. (více...)