Placed on IL The Padres placed Carpenter on the 10-day injured list Friday with right elbow inflammation. Impact The move comes retroactive to Tuesday, so Carpenter will be eligible to return in a week.
Why didn t the Yankees keep Matt Carpenter?
So why didn't they keep him? “We got him on a bargain last year,” Cashman texted, “and after that year he had, his free agency value put him outside of our price range for the role.” “That year he had” was a doozy: In 47 games with the Yankees, Carpenter hit . 305 with 15 home runs and a 1.138 OPS.
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.
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
Did the Yankees get rid of Matt Carpenter?
Yankees icon Matt Carpenter leaves for $12 million guaranteed with Padres. Carpenter could be a great part-time Padre. He might've also peaked in 2022. No matter the end result, the Yankees never had a chance here after resurrecting his career on a minor-league flyer last season.
What happened to Matt Carpenter on the Yankees?
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.