Carlson went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in Sunday's 10-6 win over Cincinnati. The outfielder has found a power groove with three home runs, four doubles, 10 RBI and four runs scored in his last seven games. Carlson is up to 10 homers, 41 RBI and 50 runs scored through 416 plate appearances overall. He's added three triples, 21 doubles and a .253/.336/.409 slash line.
Carlson went 3-for-4 with a solo home run, two doubles and an additional run scored in Thursday's 3-2 win over the Cubs. The outfielder opened the scoring with a leadoff home run in the bottom of the first inning. Carlson was also on base for Nolan Arenado's third-inning blast. The three-hit effort lifted Carlson's batting average to .259, and he's added nine homers, 38 RBI and 49 runs scored through 402 plate appearances this year. He's remained a fixture at or near the top of the order, often serving as the leadoff hitter versus right-handed pitchers.
Carlson went 2-for-4 with a home run, a walk and four RBI in Monday's 8-3 win over the Cubs. Carlson opened the game's scoring with an RBI single in the third inning and drew a bases-loaded walk in the fourth. He later added some insurance runs with a two-run shot in the sixth, his eighth homer of the season. The rookie outfielder broke out of a 1-for-18 skid and went deep for the first time since June 25. Carlson is now slashing .254/.338/.392 with 35 RBI and 28 extra-base hits.
Carlson went 1-for-4 with a double and a run scored in Saturday's 3-1 win over the Giants. Carlson doubled off Anthony DeSclafani and scored on Paul Goldschmidt's home run in the sixth inning. The outfielder hasn't done much in July, batting .174 with no RBI and six runs scored. His slash line has dropped to .254/.338/.387 in 379 plate appearances. He leads the Cardinals in walks (38), but he has struck out in over a quarter of his plate appearances this season.
Carlson went 3-for-4 with a double, a walk and two runs in Friday's 10-5 loss to the Cubs. Carlson has snapped out an 0-for-10 stretch with consecutive multi-hit games and is now hitting .246 with 10 runs in his last 15 contests. Friday was his first three-hit game since June 4, at which point he boasted a .283 average. Thus, while Carlson has certainly struggled offensively in the last month, his last couple games have suggested a potential turnaround heading into the second half of the season.