Wed, 12 Nov 2014 09:52:44 -0800
Oakland Athletics 3B Josh Donaldson, Houston Astros DH Chris Carter, Kansas City Royals RP Kelvin Herrera, New York Mets RP Jenrry Mejia, New York Yankees RP David Phelps, Los Angeles Dodgers 2B Dee Gordon and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Garrett Richards were among 26 players with less than three years of major league service who qualified for salary arbitration this year. Chicago White Sox RP Javy Guerra, Astros SS Marwin Gonzalez and White Sox SP Jose Quintana were the last players to make it.
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 19:42:57 -0700
Houston Astros DH Chris Carter went 1-for-4 with his 37th home run of the season Saturday, Sept. 20, and the solo shot tied him for the second-most homers in the majors this year.
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:56:37 -0700
Houston Astros 1B Chris Carter hit a home run in his third consecutive game Wednesday, Aug. 27. He has 33 on the season and has hit 20 homers since July 1.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 07:42:02 -0700
Houston Astros 1B Chris Carter hit two home runs and drove in five RBIs Tuesday, Aug. 12.
Fantasy Tip: Carter is the epitome of feast or famine. Right now, he's feasting on fastballs.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:29:51 -0700
Houston Astros OF Chris Carter (illness) is back in the starting lineup Thursday, July 31.
Fantasy Tip: Return Carter to your daily lineups immediately.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:12:01 -0700
Houston Astros OF Chris Carter (illness) was a late scratch to the lineup Wednesday, July 30, because he fell ill hours before game time. He "vomited a couple times" and was given medication. Carter has hit .295 with eight home runs and 19 RBIs this month. OF Robbie Grossman started in right field in his place and homered in the game.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:14:47 -0700
The Houston Astros would like to trade OF Chris Carter before the trade deadline.
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:55:01 -0700
Houston Astros DH Chris Carter has a nine-game hitting streak, dating back to Thursday, July 3. Carter has six home runs, 10 RBIs and nine runs, with a .371/.405/.914 slash line during the streak.
Fantasy Tip: Carter's power is legit, but he is a batting average anchor, too. He is an option in all formats when hot.
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 12:02:48 -0700
Houston Astros OF George Springer (knee) was the designated hitter due to soreness in his right knee Sunday, July 13. 1B Chris Carter played left field for the first time since last season.
Mon, 05 May 2014 20:04:26 -0700
Houston Astros manager Bo Porter moved DH Chris Carter to the cleanup spot for the first time this season Monday, May 5, against the Detroit Tigers. He was hitless in three at-bats with a strikeout. "We all know this guy probable has the most raw power on our team. If we can get him going in the middle of our lineup, it will really, really help the lineup," Porter said.