FACTS/FLUKES: Carpenter, Gomez, Delgado, Wacha, Barney

Encore tough for Carpenter ... Matt Carpenter (3B, STL) was a popular sleeper choice headed into drafts last spring, and those owners who picked up the versatile infielder were rewarded justly. Carpenter not only served as an adequate second baseman, he was in the conversation for league MVP with a.318 average and 126 runs scored.

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