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Chris CarterHigh Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2008-2010
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Played in Japan
Rated Prospect

Positions1B-224, OF-161, RF-74, LF-61, DH-8Position when Drafted1B-OFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Christopher Carter
Height6-0Weight225BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 16,1982 [35.157]PlaceFremont,California
High SchoolDe La Salle (Concord,CA)
CollegeStanford University (Stanford,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 17th round (506th overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsFred CostelloService Time1.016 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2008-ARI-#8
MLB DebutJune 5,2008 [25.262]
OrganizationsARI [4] BOS [3] ATL [1] NYN [1] TBA [1] Awards10
TBC Player ID26697Retrosheet IDcartc001MLBAM ID452080
RelationshipsBrother of Nathan Carter
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed26Power76Contact70XBH68RBIs85Runs40Hitting74Durability58Team.546Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002StanfordPac10NCAA-1-11lf-rf194310728327182010232010004.299.427.6071.0346516131.304.308.533.44117.5615.270.876.1113.3850.00
2003StanfordPac10NCAA-1-11lf-rf20298721214071701192100003.241.377.529.9064611106.237.288.494.39017.9219.811.116.6012.4352.38
2004StanfordPac10NCAA-1-11lf-rf215214923436193910273110403.289.392.523.9157816181.301.234.423.39114.9217.131.154.9716.5637.21
2004Yakima BearsNwstA-ari-of21702564786151156323463410117.336.438.5781.01614831304.341.242.418.43415.1311.180.744.9317.0736.05
2004South Bend Silver HawksMidwAari-216263103027000200001.385.385.7311.11619526.364.346.346.4670.007.690.007.6913.0050.00
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         762825096181177023463610118.340.433.5921.02516736330.343.252.411.43713.9410.910.785.1516.5937.50
2005Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+ari-1b22103412711222622185004666606412.296.370.522.89221549470.305.226.337.3809.7914.041.434.4719.6240.16
2005Tennessee SmokiesSouAAari351b2236128213840103003191130141.297.397.563.9607214151.259.266.391.40312.587.280.586.6212.8036.84
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1395409216030231115036577907813.296.377.531.90828763621.294.235.350.38510.4712.401.184.9917.4239.38
2006Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-231365098715330319971047869100414.301.395.483.87824652588.318.182.348.38113.2711.730.883.2326.7933.99
2007Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari331b24126503741633931884205068206419.324.383.521.90426260561.343.197.300.3888.9112.121.363.2127.9436.81
2007Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-1b2412476111014004710001.234.308.319.62715252.256.085.170.2877.6913.461.751.9247.0018.18
2007Totals for AAA-AAA         138550801744031988205475306420.316.377.504.88127762613.335.188.289.3798.8112.231.393.1028.9535.63
2008Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos5of25121470651412522481004184407610.300.356.515.87124251522.317.215.302.3717.8516.092.054.6019.5836.17
2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos54lf25918560003002500000.333.400.333.7336020.462.000.111.34010.0025.002.500.000.000.00
2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos5rf26116428501262501661004263305816.294.358.465.82319941478.311.171.269.3538.7913.181.503.3526.7532.54
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos54rf2645000001000400100.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2010Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn35lf-rf2729113173892622008820000.336.390.6111.0016917123.323.275.345.4306.506.501.004.8818.8344.74
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn23lf-rf2710016715449042412121710002.263.317.389.7066513180.274.126.192.3146.679.441.422.2241.7529.55
2011Durham BullsILAAAtba7lf-rf28542152558110104610122820415.270.309.460.7699921233.265.190.251.3315.1512.022.334.2921.5036.21
2011Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl431b282368102340417007900013.338.400.574.97439875.345.236.338.4189.3312.001.295.3317.0034.78
2007Totals for IL-IL         772833581150146310193720428.286.331.488.81913829308.284.202.272.3496.1712.011.954.5520.2135.80
2012Seibu LionsJap PacIntl--29591269378042700102210103.294.348.452.8005712138.327.158.238.3487.2515.942.202.9031.5032.43
2013Seibu LionsJap PacIntl-3014300400030031100102.133.206.133.3394034.200.000.100.1658.8232.353.670.000.000.00
2014Monclova AcererosMexAAA-312799133840214015500115.384.410.485.895486105.387.101.141.3914.764.761.001.9049.5015.79
2014Laguna VaquerosMexAAA-3113527144018004500002.269.321.404.72521556.283.135.212.3227.148.931.251.7952.0035.71
2011Totals for Mex-Mex         401512052803220191000117.344.379.457.8366911161.353.113.166.3655.596.211.111.8650.3321.15
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter11319020509042812142610102.263.316.374.6907113206.286.111.179.0006.8012.621.861.9447.5026.00
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter87233264961021200131496191511362459250313496.307.376.509.88516943623744.317.202.312.0009.6712.261.273.9822.3235.46
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter657250435476515210101434135251346150232575.306.369.495.86412402632793.319.189.293.0008.9912.391.383.6224.7934.38
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter36128213840103003191130141.297.397.563.9607214151.259.266.391.00012.587.280.586.6212.8036.84
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103412711222622185004666606412.296.370.522.89221549470.305.226.337.0009.7914.041.434.4719.6240.16
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6263103027000200001.385.385.7311.11619526.364.346.346.0000.007.690.007.6913.0050.00
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter702564786151156323463410117.336.438.5781.01614831304.341.242.418.00015.1311.180.744.9317.0736.05
Intl Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter731569418043000133310205.263.320.391.7116112172.306.128.212.0007.5619.192.542.3339.0029.27
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12434372961722476216972204010.280.400.551.95118943418.287.271.475.00016.5117.221.045.7414.2944.79
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10016715449042412121710002.263.317.389.7066513180.274.126.192.0006.679.441.422.2241.7529.55
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1323560004002900100.261.308.261.5696026.400.000.087.0007.6934.624.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162272297213064013203710103.263.316.374.69010219295.286.111.179.0006.8012.621.861.9447.5026.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626189219037228115326785506618.307.376.509.88531567696.317.202.312.0009.6712.261.273.9822.3235.46

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2004Yakima Bears NwstA-ari211B13--1061237121118.9759.08------7018.617.1
2004Yakima Bears NwstA-ari21OF32--361--37371.0001.16------7045.742.1
2005Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+ari22OF25--37-1-3837.9741.48------10324.317.9
2005Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+ari221B69--553441155608597.9828.65------10367.049.3
2005Tennessee Smokies SouAAari22OF5--31--441.0000.80------3613.93.6
2005Tennessee Smokies SouAAari221B22--17017421191187.9798.50------3661.115.7
2007Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari24OF23--263--29291.0001.26------12618.316.2
2007Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos241B12--9713-111101101.0009.17------12100.08.5
2007Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari241B89--680431673739723.9788.12------12670.662.7
2008Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25OF76--13514-140136.9711.79------12162.853.1
2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25LF31173---331.0001.000.18-----933.31.9
2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25DH1---------------911.10.6
2009Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos261B11--7512-787871.0007.91------1169.57.7
2009Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26RF44--893329592.9682.09------11637.930.8
2009Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26LF15--231--24241.0001.60------11612.910.5
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26RF1-62---221.0002.000.33-----425.00.6
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn27LF8--13---13131.0001.63------2927.65.6
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn27RF6--9---991.0001.50------2920.74.2
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn271B5--244-328281.0005.60------2917.23.5
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn27DH7---------------1007.04.3
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn27LF171510816---16161.0000.940.15-----10017.010.5
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn27RF13116814---14141.0001.080.21-----10013.08.0
2011Durham Bulls ILAAAtba28LF17--26---26261.0001.53------5431.512.0
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl281B3--131131514.9334.67------2313.02.1
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl28RF1--2---221.0002.00------234.30.7
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl28LF1--3---331.0003.00------234.30.7
2011Durham Bulls ILAAAtba28RF9--13---13131.0001.44------5416.76.3
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF201612519---19191.0000.950.15-----200.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF14117416---16161.0001.140.22-----140.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH8---------------80.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B120--889731797979962.9838.02------1200.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF99--16144-169165.9761.67------990.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF60--113332119116.9751.93------600.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF41--651--66661.0001.61------410.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B22--17017421191187.9798.50------220.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF5--31--441.0000.80------50.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B69--553441155608597.9828.65------690.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF25--37-1-3837.9741.48------250.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF32--361--37371.0001.16------320.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B13--1061237121118.9759.08------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2004Yakima Bears NwstA-ari21--13------32-
2005Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+ari22--69------25-
2005Tennessee Smokies SouAAari22--22------5-
2007Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari24--89------23-
2007Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24--12--------
2008Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25---------76-
2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25------3---1
2009Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26--11---15-44--
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26--------1--
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn27--5---8-6--
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn27------17-13-7
2011Durham Bulls ILAAAtba28------17-9--
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl28--3---1-1--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Yarmouth-Dennis Red SoxCape Cod LeagueCollege1930901321412842212700000.233.378.367.745337111.311.134.38918.9224.321.291.8045.0033.33
2003Yarmouth-Dennis Red SoxCape Cod LeagueCollege20276191220150092200000.197.300.279.57917370.289.082.23012.8631.432.441.4361.0025.00
2006Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB23183071321313001600001.433.452.8671.31926631.476.434.4673.2319.356.009.6810.0046.15
2007Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2424327110103004100001.344.417.406.82313136.355.062.18811.112.780.250.000.009.09
2008Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2517375135006001500100.351.359.486.84518539.394.135.1622.5612.825.000.000.0038.46
2009Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2628761527506110021210001.355.380.6581.038501179.362.303.3292.5315.196.007.5912.6740.74
2010New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2717297122049002400000.414.452.8971.34926631.381.483.5526.4512.902.0012.907.2550.00
2011Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2822334101005002300100.303.333.333.66611136.323.030.0915.568.331.500.000.0010.00
Cape Cod League Totals - 2 yrs5715122336131342304900000.219.348.331.6795010181.303.112.32516.5727.071.631.6650.3330.30
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs1262374586152134700123110203.363.393.6081.00114430252.374.245.2954.7612.302.585.1618.2334.88

Awards [10]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2004Minor League Short-Season All-Star Team (DH) ... Northwest League All-Star Team (DH)2
2008International League All-Star Team (OF) ... Triple A All-Star Team (OF)2
2009Texas League Player of the Year ... Texas League All-Star (1B) ... Double-A All-Star (1B) ... Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (1B) ... Double-A Player of the Year ... Oakland Athletics Minor League Player of the Year6

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2013-06-18OFFree Agent -InternationalContractSigned with Seibu (Japan)  
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2011-06-18ContractSigned by Braves 
2010-12-02Free AgentGranted free agency 
2009-10-07TradeTraded by Red Sox to Mets as player to be named later in Billy Wagner deal (Aug 25) 
2009-03-10ContractSigned by Red Sox (1-year) 
2008-03-06ContractSigned by Red Sox (1-year) 
2007-08-21TradeTraded by Nationals to Red Sox to complete earlier trade 
2004-06-16Contractsigned 
* 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
2008Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll25390,000-75342-2,696,252390,000390,000
2009Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll26400,000-72443-2,746,792400,000790,000
2010New York MetsTeam Payroll27400,000-75733-2,812,412400,0001,190,000
* 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