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Carson SmithTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Boston Red Sox - In Minors MLB Years: 2014-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-253Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCarson Donald Smith
Height6-5Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 19,1989 [29.125]PlaceDallas,Texas
High SchoolMidland Christian (Midland,TX)
CollegeTexas State University (San Marcos,TX), Grayson County College (Denison,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 8th round (243rd overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$215,000Signing ScoutsKyle Van HookService Time3.028 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2015-SEA-#10
MLB DebutSeptember 1,2014 [24.317]
OrganizationsSEA [4] BOS [3] Awards5
TBC Player ID159397Retrosheet IDsmitc004MLBAM ID605476
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (48.99%) -- Slider (40.13%) -- Curveball (4.21%) -- Changeup (2.58%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (1.95%) -- Fastball (1.95%) -- Splitter (0.13%) -- Cutter (0.06%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 92.25 - [2015] - 93.67 - [2014] - 93.08
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts90Walks60Hittable78SO/BB82vsPower78Hitting0Durability61Team.514Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010Texas StateSthlandNCAA-1So27S/R201043.102413116303104.2934536424945001.128.000.342.068.083.92.714-
2011Texas StateSthlandNCAA-1Jr27ST21931.99171522000113.090402524812918401.227.150.163.8110.242.69.750-
2012High Desert MavericksCalifA+sea31R/CL22512.904904900321562.0542220228779101.327.840.294.0611.182.75.833-
2013Jackson GeneralsSouAAseaR/CL23131.804404400371550.0331210117717001.005.940.183.0612.784.18.250-
2014Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea31R/CL24132.933903900301043.0441914113452001.339.210.212.729.423.46.250-
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea39Rel24100.0090900108.020003100000.602.16--3.2410.803.331.0001.81
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea39R/CL25252.317007000241370.0491918222926001.016.300.262.8311.834.18.2861.82
2016Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos39Rel26000.0020200001.2000002000--------10.800.00--
2016Boston Red SoxALMLBbos39Rel26000.0030300002.22100120001.126.75--3.376.752.00-2.77
2017Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos39ST270154.0011000000.00220300009.00----81.00--0.00.000-
2017Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos22Rel27114.151001000108.210540360101.5010.38--3.126.232.00.500-
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0126.001111000108.110760660101.7810.00--6.006.001.00.333-
2017Boston Red SoxALMLBbos39Rel27001.3580800116.27110270001.359.45--2.709.453.50-1.96
2018Boston Red SoxALMLBbos39Rel28113.7718018005014.0146626180001.408.791.263.7711.303.00.5000.56
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter462.211080108003114100.07427254341296001.066.530.353.0011.383.79.400-1.02
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter892.7214511440010040164.2141605046420118201.247.660.223.4810.923.14.471-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter243.144904900311051.2542418116512101.359.410.172.798.883.19.333-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter142.084714600371551.1331412120737001.025.710.173.4612.633.65.200-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter512.904904900321562.0542220228779101.327.840.294.0611.182.75.833-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1972.524128138303217.1183856167222323401.177.560.252.979.213.10.731-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter352.077907900251378.05119182251026000.975.860.232.8711.724.08.375-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter112.6629029006122.2238729270001.358.750.763.4210.273.00.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9132.212330233006730220.0160585497327813001.066.530.353.0011.383.79.409-1.02
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11122.7219311920013353220.0187806658526724301.247.660.223.4810.923.14.478-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sea22P49--471-1211.9170.22------49100.035.0
2013Jackson Generals SouAAsea23P44--34-1771.0000.16------44100.032.6
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea24P39--58111413.9290.33------39100.027.1
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24P9-8-1--111.0000.110.13-10.0-9100.05.6
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25P70-701161-1817.9440.240.247277.8-70100.043.2
2016Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos26P2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2016Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P3-2-------------3100.01.9
2017Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos27P1---------------1100.00.7
2017Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27P10--12--331.0000.30------10100.07.0
2017Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P8-6-1--111.0000.130.17-10.0-8100.04.9
2018Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P18-1431--441.0000.220.294-100.0-18100.011.1
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P108-1001491-2423.9580.210.2311473.3-1080.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P49--610111716.9410.33------490.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P47--44-1881.0000.17------470.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P49--471-1211.9170.22------490.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sea2249----------
2013Jackson Generals SouAAsea2344----------
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea2439----------
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea249----------
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2570----------
2016Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos262----------
2016Boston Red SoxALMLBbos263----------
2017Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos271----------
2017Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2710----------
2017Boston Red SoxALMLBbos278----------
2018Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2818----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010SB ForestersCalifornia Collegiate LeagueCollege20300.00330000015.06100625200.803.600.003.6015.004.170.601.000
2012St. Joseph MustangsMINK LeagueCollege22234.9819019000034.145231901125001.6411.800.002.886.552.276.03.400
2012Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor22112.4011011000015.011441418001.006.600.602.4010.804.502.40.500
2013St. Joseph MustangsMINK LeagueCollege23000.0010100002.0100002000.504.500.000.009.0000.00.000
2013Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor230012.6050500215.0777144002.2012.601.807.207.201.0012.60.000
2013Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB23101.2970700317.0311018100.573.860.001.2910.298.001.291.000
2014Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB24000.0070700208.14000211000.744.320.002.1611.885.500.00.000
2015Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25004.1590900308.2944158001.719.351.045.198.311.604.15.000
2016Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0050500004.0200024001.004.500.004.509.002.000.00.000
2017Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB27000.0020200101.12000210003.6413.500.0013.506.750.500.00.000
2018Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB28102.0090900009.07220412301.227.000.004.0012.003.002.001.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs114.9516016002120.01811112822001.308.100.903.609.902.754.95.500
MINK League Totals - 2 yrs234.7120020000036.346231901127001.5711.390.002.726.692.455.70.400
California Collegiate League Totals - 1 yrs300.00330000015.06100625200.803.600.003.6015.004.170.601.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs201.7037037008137.0257711443401.056.080.243.4110.463.071.701.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0020200101.3200021003.0013.500.0013.506.750.500.00.000

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010Southland Conference All-Conference (SP) ... Southland Conference Newcomer of the Year ... Southland Conference Pitcher of the Year3
2011Southland Conference All-Conference (SP) ... Southland Conference Pitcher of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-12-30RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.072Team Roster on 2018-12-30
2018-11-01RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.013  
2018-07-02RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL28.256Team Roster on 2018-07-02
2018-05-15RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right shoulder subluxation28.208Team Roster on 2018-05-15
2018-01-08RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($0.85m) [Avoids Arbitration]28.081Team Roster on 2018-01-08
2017-09-05RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.321Team Roster on 2017-09-05
2017-08-12RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA) for rehab27.297Team Roster on 2017-08-12
2017-08-05RPBoston Red SoxPortland (AA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Portland (AA) for rehab27.290Team Roster on 2017-08-05
2017-04-27RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL27.190Team Roster on 2017-04-27
2017-04-01RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Tommy John Surgery recovery27.164Team Roster on 2017-04-01
2016-11-02RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.014Team Roster on 2016-11-02
2016-06-08RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL26.232Team Roster on 2016-06-08
2016-05-21RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right elbow soreness26.214Team Roster on 2016-05-21
2016-05-04RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.197Team Roster on 2016-05-04
2016-04-03RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained flexor mass in right forearm26.166Team Roster on 2016-04-03
2015-12-08RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Mariners with Roenis Elias to Red Sox for Wade Miley and Jonathan Aro26.050Team Roster on 2015-12-08
2015-04-04RPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from minors25.167Team Roster on 2015-04-04
2015-03-30PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors25.162Team Roster on 2015-03-30
2014-09-01PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors24.317Team Roster on 2014-09-01
2014-08-17PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list24.302Team Roster on 2014-08-17
2014-08-11PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.296Team Roster on 2014-08-11
2014-06-17PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list24.241Team Roster on 2014-06-17
2014-06-13PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.237Team Roster on 2014-06-13
2014-05-18PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list24.211Team Roster on 2014-05-18
2014-04-29PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.192Team Roster on 2014-04-29
2014-04-12PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)24.175Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-04-07PSeattle MarinersJackson (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jackson (AA)23.170Team Roster on 2013-04-07
2012-06-12PSeattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)-Minors--22.236Team Roster on 2012-06-12
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-08-15ContractSigned by Mariners 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
2011Seattle Mariners-21215,000-------215,000Signing Bonus out of 2011 Draft (8th round - 243rd overall)
2014Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll24500,000-79442-3,256,497500,000715,000
2015Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll25509,5001.02875127163,571,283507,5001,224,500
2016Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll26529,0002.02854724403,498,245507,5001,753,500
2017Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll27556,7503.02858731353,651,709535,0002,310,250
2018Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll28850,000-45017444,360,045545,0003,160,2502018-01-08 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($0.85m) [Avoids Arbitration]
* 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