Cardinals sign Carpenter to six-year, $52 million deal
MAR 08, 2014 9:41a ET
The Cardinals have locked up third baseman Matt Carpenter, signing him to a six-year deal worth $52 million, FOX Sports 1 MLB Insider Ken Rosenthal reports.
The deal includes an $18.5 million club option for the 2020 season.
Carpenter played his second full season in 2013, batting .318 with 11 homers and 78 RBI, helping the Cardinals reach the playoffs for the third consecutive year.