St. Louis Cardinals
2014 Avg.
.000
 
Career Avg.
.283
Name  Carlos Beltran
Born  4/24/1977
Height  6-1
Weight  215
Number  36
Position  RF
Bats  S
Throws  R
4/23/2014 11:37:00 AM
Description: New York right fielder Carlos Beltran hasn't made much success against Red Sox right-hander John Lackey (2-for-12).
Insight: We tell you that because that's who Beltran will be facing on Wednesday. Beltran has had a good season though (.296, 5 HR, 13 RBI in 18 games) so you may not want to take him out of your lineup.
 
Hot4/22/2014 10:34:00 PM
Description: Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran went deep off Edward Mujica in the eighth inning Tuesday at Boston.
Insight: The game was out of hand by that point with the Yankees up 8-2, but fantasy owners will take it just the same. Beltran leads New York with five home runs and 13 RBI.
 
4/19/2014 4:40:00 PM
Description: Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran is in the starting lineup for Saturday.
Insight: Beltran was chasing down a foul ball and tumbled over a fence, hurting his left shoulder and right wrist on Thursday and sat out Friday. He's off to a solid start, batting .298 with four homers and nine RBI in his first 15 appearances.
 
4/19/2014 3:28:00 PM
Description: Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran could get a second consecutive game off after taking a spill Thursday against Tampa Bay.
Insight: Beltran was chasing down a foul ball and tumbled over a fence, hurting his left shoulder and right wrist. He stayed in the game, so the injury isn't considered serious. He's off to a solid start, batting .298 with four homers and nine RBI in his first 15 appearances.
 
4/18/2014 4:32:00 PM
Description: Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran will have the night off Friday after taking a spill Thursday against Tampa Bay.
Insight: Beltran was chasing down a foul ball and tumbled over a fence, hurting his left shoulder and right wrist. He stayed in the game, so the injury isn't considered serious. He's off to a solid start, batting .298 with four homers and nine RBI in his first 15 appearances.
 
4/18/2014 10:58:00 AM
Description: Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran could get Friday after after taking a spill in Thursday's game.
Insight: Beltran was chasing down a foul ball and tumbled over a fence, hurting his left shoulder and right wrist. He stayed in the game, so it isn't likely serious, but could probably use a day of rest. He's off to a solid start, batting .298 with four homers and nine RBI.
 
4/14/2014 9:21:00 AM
Description: Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran finished the game at first base after Francisco Cervelli injured a hamstring.
Insight: Beltran had never played there before and we doubt he'll get enough time to be position eligible. He's off to a solid start, batting .311 with three homers and eight RBI.
 
4/12/2014 9:25:00 AM
Description: Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran is hitless in nine at-bats against right-hander John Lackey.
Insight: Beltran is off to a rough start, batting just .243 through the first 10 games and this matchup won't help. He was slow to begin last season too and managed to finish April 2013 batting .307 with six homers and 17 RBI.
 
4/9/2014 10:19:00 PM
Description: Carlos Beltran hit his first home run with the Yankees Wednesday against the Orioles.
Insight: Beltran went 3-for-3 with a homer, a double and a single to raise his average from .185 to .267.
 
4/7/2014 10:03:00 AM
Description: Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran is a career .364 hitter with a pair of homers in 11 at-bats versus Baltimore starter Ubaldo Jimenez.
Insight: Beltran is off to a slow start with just three hits in 19 at-bats (.158) so may not be ready to take advantage of this favorable matchup.
 
12/20/2013 9:40:00 AM
Description: It's now official - Carlos Beltran signed his three-year, $45 million contract with the New York Yankees after passing the physical.
Insight: Beltran should see plenty of time in right field, keeping eligible for the outfield along with time at DH to try and keep him in the lineup on a daily basis. He played 296 games and hit .282 with 56 homers, 181 RBI and an .836 OPS with the Cardinals over the last two seasons. The Yankees will be his sixth team in 17 seasons and the second time in New York.
 
12/6/2013 10:49:00 PM
Description: According to ESPN.com, Carlos Beltran has agreed to a three-year, $45 million contract with the New York Yankees.
Insight: What, you thought the Yankees were just going to sit tight after losing Robinson Cano and Curtis Granderson Friday? Beltran will return to the city he played in from 2005-2011 as a member of the Mets. He played 296 games and hit .282 with 56 homers, 181 RBI and an .836 OPS with the Cardinals over the last two seasons.
 
12/4/2013 10:18:00 AM
Description: The Royals have offered free agent outfielder Carlos Beltran a three-year, $48 million deal and there's a good chance he'll end up taking it.
Insight: Tacoma News Tribune reporter Bob Dutton has pegged the Royals as the clear favorites to land Beltran. The 36-year-old started his career in Kansas City and enjoyed three straight 20 HR/100 RBI seasons there between 2001 and 2003.
 
11/19/2013 9:04:00 PM
Description: Free agent outfielder Carlos Beltran has had serious discussions with the Boston Red Sox. SOURCE: Scott Lauber, Boston Herald
Insight: If you can't beat 'em, join 'em, right? After losing to the Red Sox in the World Series, Beltran is now strongly considering playing for them in 2014. With Jacoby Ellsbury likely to leave in free agency, the Red Sox should have an opening in the outfield next season. If Beltran signs with Boston, Shane Victorino would move to center field.
 
10/30/2013 10:46:00 AM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Carlos Beltran is 1-for-12 in his career against John Lackey.
Insight: Beltran's only hit against him came on a first-inning single in Game 2 last Thursday. Beltran, who injured his rib after robbing a David Ortiz grand slam back in Game 1, is hitting .308 in the World Series.
 
10/24/2013 6:19:00 PM
Description: St. Louis right fielder Carlos Beltran is back in the lineup for Game 2 Thursday night at Fenway Park. SOURCE: Ken Rosenthal, Fox Sports
Insight: In his first World Series appearance, Beltran made a spectacular catch to rob David Ortiz of a grand slam but he bruised his rib in the process. Shane Robinson will be ready off the bench if Beltran isn't able to finish the game.
 
10/24/2013 10:48:00 AM
Description: Even if Cardinals outfielder Carlos Beltran (ribs) plays in Game 2, his record against Boston starter John Lackey is not good.
Insight: Beltran, who left Game 1 after running into the right field wall while making a catch, is hitless in nine at-bats against Lackey. Beltran is 10-for-40 (.250) with a pair of homers in this year's postseason, but is one of the all-time best in the fall with 16 career postseason home runs.
 
10/23/2013 9:41:00 PM
Description: Cardinals outfielder Carlos Beltran left Game 1 of the World Series due to a right rib contusion, according to Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Insight: Beltran, who was playing in his first World Series game after putting up prolific postseason numbers throughout his career, suffered the injury when he reached over the right field wall to rob David Ortiz of a grand slam.
 
10/19/2013 9:26:00 AM
Description: Carlos Beltran led the Cardinals with three hits Friday in a Game 6 victory over Los Angeles.
Insight: It took him 16 seasons but Beltran is finally going to his first World Series. It's the fourth time St. Louis has been there in the last ten seasons. Beltran, who hit .286 in the series, has contributed 16 HR and 37 RBI in 45 career postseason games.
 
10/12/2013 9:22:00 AM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Carlos Beltran is 5-for-22 (.227) lifetime against Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw, who will start Game 2 of the NLCS Saturday.
Insight: Beltran, whose .761 slugging percentage in the postseason is the best in major league history, had two hits and drove in all three runs in the Cardinals 13-inning Game 1 win Friday night.