Carpenter agrees to 2 year extension with St. Louis Cardinals

Matt Carpenter contraction extension

ST. LOUIS, MO (KFVS) - Matt Carpenter has agreed to a 2-year extension with the St. Louis Cardinals according to the team. He has a vesting option for a third season.

The announcement was made at a press conference at Busch Stadium on Wednesday, April 10.

Carpenter, 33, is entering his eighth season with the team.

He's hitting .320 early this season.

“It’s an honor to put this jersey on,” said Carpenter.

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