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JUPITER, FL (KTVI) – The St. Louis Cardinals have signed Cardinals infielder Matt Carpenter through 2019. The pact calls for a option year in 2020, with a contract worth $52 million.
Carpenter was the team’s second baseman and lead-off hit for last season, batting .318 batting leading the majors with runs scored (126), hits (199), doubles (55) and multi-hit games (63).
Matt Carpenter talked to Fox 2 Sports reporter Zac Choate about becoming more of a leader on the 2014 Cardinals.