After struggling for the past two seasons, 

For a moment it seemed like Matt Carpenter had become agitated. 

He also thought that his career might be ending. 

Carpenter said, "That's pretty amazing," 

to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports after the 14-1 Yankees victory over the Red Sox at Yankee Stadium. 

In 30 games, he has scored 13 runs and gotten 75 at-bats for the Yankees.  

Carpenter thought he was ready after he had only hit 

Aaron Judge said to Fox Sports: "He's an important veteran presence in this clubhouse." 

Carpenter later spoke in the Yankees' clubhouse.