player photo

50 Matt Carasiti RP

Boston Red Sox

Fantasy Stats
Key Stats

Player Updates

February 10, 2021 02:56 PM
Red Sox's Matt Carasiti: Invited to spring training
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti (elbow) has signed a minor-league contract with the Red Sox as a non-roster invitee, Chris Cotillo of The Springfield Republican reports.

Carasiti was released by the Giants after undergoing Tommy John surgery in March, but he'll be invited to spring training by the Red Sox. The right-hander may not be ready for game action until after the regular season begins, but he could attempt to carve out a role with his new team. Carasiti last appeared in the majors with Seattle in 2019, posting a 4.66 ERA and 1.66 WHIP over 9.2 innings.

April 2, 2020 02:40 PM
Matt Carasiti: Released by Giants
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti (elbow) was released by the Giants in March, Baseball America reports.

He had Tommy John surgery in early March and was on a minor-league deal, so it's not surprising to see him cut loose. The 28-year-old righty likely won't be ready for game action until April or May of 2021 at the earliest.

March 9, 2020 01:32 AM
Giants' Matt Carasiti: Set to undergo Tommy John surgery
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti will undergo Tommy John surgery Monday in San Francisco, Andrew Baggarly of The Athletic reports.

Carasiti was hurt during Thursday's spring league game against the Indians. The 28-year-old forkball specialist was off to a promising start to camp and had a great chance to win a bullpen role for the Giants, according to Baggarly. Carasiti hopes to have made a positive enough impression on the San Francisco organization to get another shot to make the roster provided that he has a smooth recovery.

January 6, 2020 09:40 PM
Giants' Matt Carasiti: Joins San Francisco
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti signed a contract with the Giants on Monday, which includes an invitation to spring training, Amy Gutierrez of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.

Carasiti appeared in 11 games a season ago for the Mariners, posting a 4.66 ERA and 1.66 WHIP with a 10:5 K:BB over 9.2 frames. He'll have a chance to earn a spot in the bullpen during the spring with a solid performance.

September 9, 2019 03:36 PM
Mariners' Matt Carasiti: Removed from 40-man roster
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti was designated for assignment Sunday and was outrighted to Triple-A Tacoma after clearing waivers, Shannon Drayer of 710 ESPN Seattle reports.

Carasiti hasn't seen major-league action since mid-July, and he looks like he won't make his way back to the majors despite September's roster expansion. The 28-year-old signed with the Mariners in June after being let go by the Cubs and had a 4.96 ERA, 1.59 WHIP and 17:7 K:BB over 16.1 innings with Tacoma.

July 28, 2019 02:56 PM
Mariners' Matt Carasiti: Heads to Triple-A
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Mariners optioned Carasiti to Triple-A Tacoma after Saturday's 8-1 win over the Tigers.

Carasiti's demotion clears a spot on the active roster for Hunter Strickland (lat), who was reinstated from the 60-day injured list ahead of Sunday's series finale. The right-hander's first stint in the big leagues since 2016 lasted just over a month, with Carasiti giving up six runs (five earned) on 11 hits and five walks over 9.2 innings.

July 7, 2019 02:36 PM
Mariners' Matt Carasiti: Confirmed as opener Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti will serve as the Mariners' opening pitcher for Sunday's game against the Athletics.

The rookie has worked exactly one inning in each of his prior four turns as an opener and will likely be on tap for a similar workload in the series finale. Once Carasiti exits, lefty Wade LeBlanc will enter the contest and cover the bulk of the innings in relief.

July 4, 2019 01:32 PM
Mariners' Matt Carasiti: Working as opener again
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti will work as the Mariners' opening pitcher for Thursday's game against the Cardinals, Greg Johns of reports.

Seattle has deployed Carasiti ahead of either Wade LeBlanc or Tommy Milone three times this season, with the right-hander giving up one run across three one-inning outings. He'll likely work the top of the first inning before turning the game over to Milone.

July 3, 2019 01:04 PM
Mariners' Matt Carasiti: Gives up solo shot
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti worked one inning in Tuesday's 5-4 win over the Cardinals, giving up a run on two hits while notching a strikeout.

Working as the Mariners' opening pitcher for the third time in his four outings at the big-league level, Carasiti put the Mariners in an early hole by serving up a solo home run to Jose Martinez. Fortunately for Carasiti, the Seattle offense was able to pick him up while bulk reliever Wade LeBlanc and the rest of the bullpen limited the Cardinals' bats for the rest of the night.

July 1, 2019 01:48 AM
Mariners' Matt Carasiti: Opening again Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti will serve as the opener in Tuesday's interleague series opener against the Cardinals.

Carasiti most recently filled the role against the Astros on Saturday, firing a scoreless first inning in that appearance. The right-hander has yet to allow a run over his first three outings since his callup June 23, a solid start he'll look to extend against a light-hitting St. Louis squad.

June 29, 2019 12:40 PM
Mariners' Matt Carasiti: Wiggles out of trouble as opener
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti served as the opener in an extra-inning loss to the Astros on Friday and allowed two hits over a scoreless first inning. He also recorded a strikeout.

Carasiti worked up to 24 pitches due to allowing a couple of singles in the opening frame, but he ultimately escaped by coaxing an inning-ending popup from Yuli Gurriel. The right-hander has now contributed a trio of scoreless efforts since being called up last Sunday, and he'll likely shuttle between opener and traditional reliever during his stay with the big-league club.

June 26, 2019 04:20 PM
Mariners' Matt Carasiti: Named opener
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti will serve as the opener for Wednesday's game against the Brewers, Ryan Divish of The Seattle Times reports.

Carasiti will cover the first one or two innings Wednesday before giving way to Wade LeBlanc, who is slated to handle the majority of work. In his lone appearance for the Mariners this season, Carasiti allowed just one hit while striking out three batters across a scoreless inning of relief.

June 23, 2019 01:12 PM
Mariners' Matthew Carasiti: Contract selected by Seattle
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti's contract was selected by the Mariners on Sunday.

Carasiti joined the Cubs on a minor-league deal over the offseason but was released in early June despite a strong 2.67 ERA in 27 innings for Triple-A Iowa. He'll give the Mariners an option out of the bullpen and will be looking to lower his career 9.19 ERA, recorded in a 15.2-inning stint for the Rockies back in 2016.

June 7, 2019 09:24 PM
Matthew Carasiti: Let go by Cubs
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti was released by Chicago on Friday, Tommy Birch of the Des Moines Register reports.

Carasiti spent the 2018 campaign in Japan, and despite posting a 2.67 ERA with 23 punchouts over 27 innings this season with Triple-A Iowa, the Cubs have elected to part ways with the right-hander. He last appeared in the big leagues during the 2016 season with Colorado, accruing a 9.19 ERA and 2.30 WHIP with a 17:11 K:BB through 15.2 frames.

January 3, 2019 05:00 PM
Cubs' Matthew Carasiti: Returns from Japan
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti signed a minor-league contract with the Cubs on Thursday, Brandon Warne of reports.

Carasiti has returned stateside after pitching in Japan in 2018. The 27-year-old spent time as a starter and reliever for the Yakult Swallows, posting a 4.18 ERA, 1.39 WHIP and 73:43 K:BB in 94.2 innings. Carasiti will likely serve as organizational pitching depth in 2019.

December 1, 2017 02:56 PM
Matthew Carasiti: To pitch in Japan
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti received his release from the Cubs on Friday and will sign with the Yakult Swallows in Japan, Jerry Crasnick of reports.

His only experience in the majors came in 2016 when he had a 9.19 ERA in 15.2 innings with the Rockies. The 26-year-old righty notched a 3.26 ERA, 1.45 WHIP and 68 strikeouts in 49.2 innings at Triple-A last season.

November 7, 2017 03:12 PM
Cubs' Matthew Carasiti: Added to 40-man
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti was added to the Cubs' 40-man roster Monday, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.

Carasiti turned in a 3.26 ERA, 1.45 WHIP and 68:23 K:BB in 49.2 innings between Triple-A Iowa and Triple-A Albuquerque last season. While he didn't appear in the majors in 2017, Carasiti registered a 9.19 ERA, 2.30 WHIP and 17:11 K:BB across 15.2 innings with the Rockies in 2016. He'll look to compete for a bullpen spot in 2018.

June 26, 2017 09:28 PM
Cubs' Matthew Carasiti: Dealt to Cubs
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti was traded to the Cubs on Monday in exchange for lefty reliever Zac Rosscup.

Carasiti got rocked during a 19-games stint in the majors last season, as he allowed a 9.19 ERA and 2.30 WHIP over just 15.2 innings of work. He has bounced back at Triple-A, though, where he owns a 2.37 ERA with 43 strikeouts over just 30.1 innings of relief this season. The Cubs will take a flyer on him as they add right-handed organizational depth to their bullpen.

March 25, 2017 02:12 PM
Rockies' Matthew Carasiti: Reassigned to minor league camp
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti was reassigned to minor league camp Saturday.

The Rockies trimmed their roster down with three moves Saturday. Carasiti inked a minor league contract with the organization this offseason and made five appearances in spring training, notching four strikeouts and four walks while allowing one run over 4.2 innings. He figures to slot into the bullpen at Triple-A Albuquerque when the season gets underway.

December 14, 2016 01:50 PM
Rockies' Matthew Carasiti: Inks minor league deal with Rockies
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Carasiti signed a minor league deal with the Rockies on Wednesday that includes an invitation to spring training,'s Thomas Harding reports.

The 25-year-old righty gave up 16 earned runs in 15.2 innings out of the Rockies' bullpen last season, but the organization likes his long-term potential enough to bring him back to big league camp. He will compete for a low-leverage role.

Fantasy Points By Week

















1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
Pitching Stats
More Pitching Stats
Minor League Pitching Stats
2012R-Grand Junction Rocki 68.0141403403420804.371.471
2013AFX-Asheville Tourists 93.020200210060431367.941.925
2014AFX-Asheville Tourists 76.046006227628713.081.303
2015AFA-Modesto Nuts 56.2490037225722543.041.352
2016AAA-Albuquerque Isotopes 7.06000025220.000.571
2016AA-Hartford Yard Goats 39.038000229437282.310.897
2017AAA-Albuquerque Isotopes 30.1270011134313312.391.462
2017AAA-Iowa Cubs 19.119000282510184.711.466

Player Info

New Britain, CT
Boston Red Sox

MLB Experience: