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Carlton FiskTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1993 MLB Years: 1969-1993
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PositionsC-2362, DH-166, OF-41, 1B-27, 3B-4Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCarlton Ernest Fisk
Height6-2Weight220BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 26,1947 [70.205]PlaceBellows Falls,Vermont
High SchoolCharlestown (Charlestown,NH)
CollegeUniversity of New Hampshire (Durham,NH)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (4th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 18,1969 [21.267]
OrganizationsBOS [13] CHA [13] Awards8Awards Voting8-506
TBC Player ID11411Retrosheet IDfiskc001MLBAM ID114182
RelationshipsBrother of Calvin Fisk, Uncle of Carrington Fisk
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (C) in 1972 ... Hit for the cycle on May 16, 1984 ... Elected to Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame in 1997 ... The Chicago White Sox retired his #72 on September 14, 1997 ... The Boston Red Sox retired his #27 on September 4, 2000
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed57Power81Contact53XBH74RBIs80Runs65Hitting66Durability55Team.537Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968WaterlooMidwA-20621953166112123420214900000.338.403.6001.00311725216.403.262.379.4539.7222.692.335.5616.2537.88
1969PittsfieldNYPLA--21973093875183104120336000000.243.316.417.73312931342.272.174.288.3349.6517.541.822.9230.9041.33
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40c2125000000000200000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1970PawtucketEastAA-22932844365181124460426600000.229.328.426.75412131326.257.197.366.34112.8820.251.573.6823.6747.69
1971LouisvilleILAAA-23943084581104104340356100000.263.338.419.75712924343.300.156.282.34610.2017.781.742.9230.8029.63
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27c23144871521260011000001.313.327.521.84825549.361.208.229.3802.0420.4110.004.0824.0033.33
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27c-c24131457741342892261525283410611.293.370.538.90824659514.318.245.365.40710.1216.151.604.2820.7744.03
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27c251355086512521026717237991012211.246.309.441.75022447558.257.195.278.3386.6317.742.684.6619.5437.60
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27c26521873656121112651242322125.299.383.551.93410324216.292.252.401.41811.1110.650.965.0917.0042.86
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27c27792634787144105243273220247.331.395.529.92413928294.345.198.304.4129.1810.881.193.4026.3032.18
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27c281344877612417517581255671635311.255.336.415.75120239557.265.160.290.34610.0512.751.273.0528.6531.45
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27c2915253610616926326102767585921039.315.402.521.92327955632.329.206.347.40311.8713.451.134.1120.6232.54
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27c30157571941623952088727183736610.284.366.475.84127164658.300.191.324.37510.7912.611.173.0428.5539.51
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27dh-c31913204987232104230103861309.272.304.450.75414435340.280.178.219.3322.9411.183.802.9432.0040.23
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27c3213147873138253186211536621303612.289.353.467.82022346530.299.178.266.3636.7911.701.723.4026.5633.33
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c33963384489120745323837121539.263.354.361.71512219394.274.098.213.3319.649.390.971.7848.2921.35
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c341354766612717314651724660644712.267.336.403.73919234536.278.136.265.3298.5811.191.302.6134.0026.77
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c3513848885141264268696468862338.289.355.518.87325356545.305.229.330.3848.4416.151.914.7718.7739.72
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c361023595483201214360266051447.231.289.468.75716842395.220.237.326.3316.5815.192.315.3217.1050.60
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c37153543851292313710717952811726129.238.320.488.80826561620.213.250.361.3488.3913.061.565.9714.6847.29
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c38125457421011101463242292606210.221.263.337.60015425491.244.116.160.2674.4818.744.182.8532.6424.75
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c3913545468116221237114397281689.256.321.460.78120946508.255.204.284.3337.6814.171.854.5319.7439.66
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c4076253377081195000374051296.277.377.542.91913728298.260.265.411.39712.4213.421.086.3813.3240.00
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c41103375471102521368103660305815.293.356.475.83117840419.316.182.280.3658.5914.321.673.1028.8536.36
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c42137452651292101865726173701812.285.378.451.82920439521.307.166.312.37111.7114.011.203.4525.1130.23
1991Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c43134460421112501874123286702419.241.299.413.71219043501.260.172.239.3176.3917.172.693.5925.5638.74
1992South Bend White SoxMidwAcha-c4412110013001000000.500.6672.0002.667413.0001.5002.000.96133.330.000.0033.332.00100.00
1992Sarasota White SoxFSLA+cha-c44725331012103610000.120.241.280.5217229.111.160.320.25010.3420.692.003.4525.0066.67
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         827441025104610000.148.281.407.68811332.105.259.444.31712.5018.751.506.2513.5075.00
1992Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c446218812434132130233810252.229.313.309.622588214.268.080.218.28110.7517.761.651.4062.6718.60
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha72c45255321000140121111100.189.228.245.47313158.214.056.075.2173.4518.975.501.7253.0010.00
MLB Totals - 24 Season(s)Filter24998756127623564214737613301285884913861432679105204.269.341.457.79839998449853.280.188.293.0008.6214.071.633.8223.2935.82
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter354112316129158104616715013524210000.259.339.451.7905071141259.293.192.326.00010.7219.221.793.6524.4139.18
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter943084581104104340356100000.263.338.419.75712924343.300.156.282.00010.2017.781.742.9230.8029.63
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter932844365181124460426600000.229.328.426.75412131326.257.197.366.00012.8820.251.573.6823.6747.69
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter725331012103610000.120.241.280.5217229.111.160.320.00010.3420.692.003.4525.0066.67
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter631973267112133720224900000.340.406.6141.02012126219.400.274.396.00010.0522.372.235.9415.1538.81
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter973093875183104120336000000.243.316.417.73312931342.272.174.288.0009.6517.541.822.9230.9041.33
Chicago White Sox Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter14214896649125921414214762673246079884134773118.257.329.438.76721434425500.266.181.282.0008.3614.511.733.8922.8835.11
Boston Red Sox Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1078386062710972073316256861263895885913323286.284.356.481.83718564024353.298.197.306.0008.9413.511.513.7223.8336.65
Average MLB - Per 162 games162568831532732486845590925713.269.341.457.79825955639.280.188.293.0008.6214.071.633.8223.2935.82
Average Minor - Per 162 games162514741332752176706211100000.259.339.451.79023252576.293.192.326.00010.7219.221.793.6524.4139.18

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21C1--2---221.0002.00-----1250.00.6
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23C14--726218078.9755.57-----114100.08.6
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24C131-1143846721510933918.9847.010.80563660.98131100.084.5
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24C131--846721510933918.9847.01-----8131100.084.5
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25C131-115573950148803789.9836.020.68513261.4313597.080.9
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25DH3---------------1352.21.9
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26C50--2672662299293.9805.86-241561.525296.230.9
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26DH2---------------523.81.2
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27C71--3473082385377.9795.31-342161.8-7989.944.4
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27DH6---------------797.63.8
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28C133--64973129734722.9845.43-905064.3713499.382.1
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28DH1---------------1340.70.6
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29C151--77969117859848.9875.62-605054.5415299.393.8
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30C154--733901713840823.9805.34-1034967.8715798.194.5
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30DH1---------------1570.60.6
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30OF1--1---111.0001.00------1570.60.6
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31DH42---------------9146.226.3
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31C39--155831166163.9824.18-24582.839142.924.4
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31OF1---------------911.10.6
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32C115--52256108588578.9835.03-743071.2313187.871.9
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32OF5--13---13131.0002.60------1313.83.1
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32DH5---------------1313.83.1
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos321B3--8-1-98.8892.67------1312.31.9
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos323B3---------------1312.31.9
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33C92--47044510519514.9905.59-643068.129695.886.8
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha331B1--7214109.9009.00------961.00.9
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33OF1--1---111.0001.00------961.00.9
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha333B1--1---111.0001.00------961.00.9
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34C133--6396247705701.9945.27-804464.51013598.582.1
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha341B2--91111110.9095.00------1351.51.2
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35C133--7094675762755.9915.68-773171.31113896.482.1
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35DH2---------------1381.41.2
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36C90--4213864465459.9875.10-512170.8210288.255.6
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36DH5---------------1024.93.1
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37C130--801601013871861.9896.62-844465.61015385.080.2
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37DH28---------------15318.317.3
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38C71--3893943432428.9916.03-562370.9812556.843.8
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38OF31--6654-7571.9472.29------12524.819.1
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38DH22---------------12517.613.6
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha39C122--55057615613607.9904.98-693268.3713590.475.3
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha391B9--449175453.9815.89------1356.75.6
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha39DH7---------------1355.24.3
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha39OF2--3---331.0001.50------1351.51.2
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40C74--3383627376374.9955.05-561974.737697.446.0
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha41C90--4193731459456.9935.07-572668.7910387.455.9
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha41DH13---------------10312.68.1
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha42C116--66063414727723.9946.23-714262.81113784.771.6
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha42DH14---------------13710.28.6
1991Chicago White SoxALMLBcha43C106--5355545594590.9935.57-543858.71113479.165.4
1991Chicago White SoxALMLBcha43DH13---------------1349.78.0
1991Chicago White SoxALMLBcha431B12--901028102100.9808.33------1349.07.4
1992South Bend White Sox MidwAcha44C1--4-1-54.8004.00------1100.00.7
1992Sarasota White Sox FSLA+cha44C4--313-234341.0008.50-----2757.15.8
1992Chicago White SoxALMLBcha44C54--2522622280278.9935.15-412067.246287.133.3
1992Chicago White SoxALMLBcha44DH2---------------623.21.2
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha45C25--755--80801.0003.20-22291.7225100.015.4
MLB Totals for C - 24 season(s)-   C2357-22981221511201701571350513335.9875.665.80129866066.313723570.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 16 season(s)-   DH166---------------1660.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF41--8454-9389.9572.17------410.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B27--15822620186180.9686.67------270.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B4--1---111.0000.25------40.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C4--313-234341.0008.50-----240.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--4-1-54.8004.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21-1---------
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23-14---------
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24-262---------
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25-131--------3
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26-50--------2
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27-71--------6
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28-133--------1
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29-151---------
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30-154-------11
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31-39-------142
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32-1153--3---55
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33-921--1---1-
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34-1332--------
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35-133--------2
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36-90--------5
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37-130--------28
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38-71-------3122
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha39-1229------27
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40-74---------
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha41-90--------13
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha42-116--------14
1991Chicago White SoxALMLBcha43-10612-------13
1992South Bend White Sox MidwAcha44-1---------
1992Sarasota White Sox FSLA+cha44-4---------
1992Chicago White SoxALMLBcha44-54--------2
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha45-25---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB27312451002100200000.417.417.500.9176112.500.083.1670.0016.670.000.000.0020.00
1975Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB27725560024007700000.240.406.480.88612232.250.240.52021.8821.881.006.2512.5033.33
1983Chicago White SoxChamp. SeriesMLB35417031000001300000.176.222.235.4574118.214.059.1185.5616.673.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs729482002101500000.276.300.345.64510230.333.069.1383.3316.675.000.000.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs725560024007700000.240.406.480.88612232.250.240.52021.8821.881.006.2512.5033.33

Awards [8]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1972American League Gold Glove (Catcher) ... American League Rookie of the Year2
1977American League Player of the Week (May 23-May 29)1
1981AL Silver Slugger Award (C)1
1985AL Silver Slugger Award (C) ... American League Player of the Week (May 27-June 2)2
1988AL Silver Slugger Award (C) ... American League Player of the Week (August 15-August 21)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1993-06-28Released by White Sox. 
1993-02-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1992-12-19Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-12-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1991-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-02-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1988-01-22Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-01-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1985-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1981-03-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1981-02-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll37685,000-123680++370,78060,000685,000
1986Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll38875,000-90888++386,34760,0001,560,000
1987Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll39900,000-74390++344,90660,0002,460,000
1988Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll40700,000-157378++392,10762,5003,160,000
1989Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll411,200,000-77291++429,80262,5004,360,000
1990Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll421,750,000-45194++515,727100,0006,110,000
1991Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll431,250,000-180575++742,231100,0007,360,000
1992Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll441,000,000-2611068++962,245109,0008,360,000
1993Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll45109,000-75735-968,431109,0008,469,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red