Matthew Martin Lee Carpenter is an American professional baseball infielder who currently plays for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball.
Carpenter was born on November 26, 1985, in the United States (MLB). In 2011, he made his Major League Baseball debut with the St. Louis Cardinals.
Carpenter is a right-handed batter who bats left-handed and throws with his right hand. He has a height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.91 meters) and a weight of 205 pounds (93 kg).
Carpenter has spent a significant amount of time at first base, second base, and third base ever since he became a regular player in 2013.
From Texas Christian University, he was taken by the Cardinals in the thirteenth round of the Major League Baseball draft in 2009. (TCU).
He surpassed TCU’s school record for games played and at-bats, and he is now second in hits, doubles and walks. Additionally, he was chosen for the second team of the All-Mountain West Conference three times.
2010 was his year to win the honour of Cardinals organization Player of the Year. After leading the big leagues in hits, runs scored, and doubles in 2013, he was named the first player in Cardinals club history to earn the Silver Slugger Award while playing second base.
He was also selected to play in the Major League Baseball All-Star Game three times.
How Tall Is Matt Carpenter?
He stands at a height of 1.9 meters.