Where is Matt Carpenter now?
San Diego PadresMatt Carpenter / Current team (#14 / Third baseman)The San Diego Padres are an American professional baseball team based in San Diego. The Padres compete in Major League Baseball as a member club of the National League West division. Founded in 1969, the club has won two NL pennants—in 1984 and 1998, losing in the World Series both years. Wikipedia
Why was Matt Carpenter not playing?
The magic wore off when Carpenter fouled a pitch off his foot in Seattle in August, an injury that ended his regular season. He didn't return until the playoffs where he couldn't recapture his stroke, hitting . 083 (1-for-12) with nine strikeouts in six postseason games.
What is Matt Carpenter's injury?
At least it was until Carpenter fractured a bone in his left foot when he fouled a ball off it on Aug. 8, then rushed his return to be on the Yankees' playoff roster.
Why is Matt Carpenter still on the Padres?
In free agency, his fantastic stretch of baseball earned him a contract with the Padres. Carpenter signed a 2-year $12 million deal with the second year of that contract being a player option. Well, in 66 games the veteran designated hitter has been nothing short of disappointing. He is hitting a poor .
How much is Matt Carpenter salary?
6.25 million USD (2016)Matt Carpenter / Salary