Matt Carpenter’s Father Named National Baseball High School Coach of the Year

Matt Carpenter of the St. Louis Cardinals is certainly proud of his father, Rick, who was recently selected as one of twenty-one high school coaches across the country as 2014 National Coaches of the Year.

Rick Carpenter is in his eighth year as coach at Prosper (Texas) High School and his 34th year overall as a varsity coach.

Rick coached sons Matt and Tyler in high school. Tyler played briefly in the New York Mets organization. Matt is a two-time All-Star with the Cardinals.

See related story about Rick Carpenter at the link below from

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