David Carpenter (baseball, born 1987)

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Not to be confused with David Carpenter (baseball, born 1985).
David Carpenter
Free agent
Born: (1987-09-01) September 1, 1987 (age 27)
Arlington, Texas
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
April 13, 2012 for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Career statistics
(through 2014 season)
Win-loss record 1-2
Earned run average 5.23
Strikeouts 29

David Lee Carpenter (born September 1, 1987) is an American professional baseball pitcher who is a free agent. He has played for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim of Major League Baseball.

Professional career[edit]

Carpenter throws five pitches: a four-seam fastball, sinker and two-seam fastball 85-88 mph, and a changeup and slider that average about 80 mph.[1]

Carpenter was called up to the majors for the first time on April 13, 2012.[2] He was outrighted off the Angels roster on September 22, 2013. He was called up on June 21, 2014 and designated for assignment on August 2. He was assigned outright to the Triple-A Salt Lake Bees on August 5. Carpenter elected free agency in October 2014.[3]


  1. ^ "PITCHf/x Player Card: David Carpenter". BrooksBaseball.net. Retrieved 26 April 2012. 
  2. ^ Angels to call up reliever David Carpenter from triple-A
  3. ^ Polishuk, Mark (October 6, 2014). "Players Who Have Elected Minor League Free Agency". mlbtraderumors.com. Retrieved October 6, 2014. 

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