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Steve CarltonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1964-1988 MLB Years: 1965-1988
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsP-741Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSteven Norman Carlton
Height6-5Weight210BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 22,1944 [73.239]PlaceMiami,Florida
High SchoolNorth Miami (North Miami,FL)
CollegeMiami-Dade College (Homestead,FL)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1963 by the St. Louis Cardinals.
Signing Bonus$5,000Signing ScoutsChase Riddle
MLB DebutApril 12,1965 [20.111]
OrganizationsPHI [15] SLN [8] MIN [2] CHA [1] CLE [1] SFN [1] Awards9Awards Voting12-971
TBC Player ID9649Retrosheet IDcarls001MLBAM ID112008
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Philadelphia Phillies in 1972-1975,1977-1986 ... The Philadelphia Phillies retired his #32 on July 29, 1989
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts79Walks55Hittable64SO/BB73vsPower64Hitting69Durability76Team.521Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1964nullInd--Rel19443.3612012000075.0634028048790001.487.56--5.769.481.65.500-
1964nullA--Rel191011.0311011000079.039179036910000.954.44--4.1010.372.53.909-
1964nullAA--Rel19112.63404000024.016137018210001.426.00--6.757.881.17.500-
1964Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel01121.40150150000103.05530160541120001.064.81--4.729.792.07.8462.00
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32Rel20002.5215213005025.0277738215011.409.721.082.887.562.63-3.48
1966nullAA--Rel21953.59190190000128.011065510541080001.287.73--3.807.592.00.643-
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32ST21333.12990210052.0562218218252101.429.690.353.124.331.39.5003.13
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32ST221492.983028211211193.0173716410621686021.228.070.472.897.832.71.6092.47
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32ST2313112.993433110510231.2214877711611626031.198.310.432.376.292.66.5422.43
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32ST2417112.173131012200236.0185665715932107041.187.050.573.548.002.26.6072.79
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32ST2510193.733433113200253.22391231052510919314121.378.480.893.876.851.77.3453.71
1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32ST262093.563736118400273.0275120108239817212051.369.050.763.235.661.76.6903.42
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST2727101.974141030800346.0257847617873108210.996.680.442.268.063.56.7302.01
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST2813203.904040018300293.0293146127291132237031.388.990.893.476.841.97.3943.52
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST2916133.223939017100291.02491181042113624011451.327.700.654.217.421.76.5523.32
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST3015143.563737014300255.0217116101241041925721.267.650.853.676.771.85.5173.55
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST312073.133535013200252.2224948819721958311.177.980.682.566.952.71.7412.93
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST3223102.643636017200283.0229998325891983741.127.280.802.836.302.22.6973.47
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST3316132.843434012300247.0228917830631613731.188.301.092.295.862.56.5523.66
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST3418113.623535013400251.02021121012589213101151.167.240.903.197.642.39.6213.45
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST352492.343838013300304.02438779159028617721.107.190.442.668.473.18.7272.42
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST361342.422424010100190.015259519621799411.137.200.432.948.482.89.7652.33
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST3723113.103838019600295.225311410217862869911.157.700.522.628.713.33.6762.41
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST3815163.11373708300283.227711798208427513931.278.790.632.678.733.27.4842.65
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST391373.58333301000229.021410491147916311701.288.410.553.106.412.06.6503.17
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST40183.3316160000092.0844334653483201.498.220.595.184.700.91.1114.22
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32ST41486.1816160000083.010270571545623001.7711.061.634.886.721.38.3335.25
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32ST41135.10660000030.0362017416182101.7310.801.204.805.401.13.2504.90
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32ST41433.6910100000063.0583026625402101.318.240.853.555.681.60.5713.92
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32S/R42595.37231493031109.011176651763715421.609.171.405.205.861.13.3575.38
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38S/R42156.70972002043.0543532723202101.7911.301.474.814.190.87.1675.66
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38S/R430116.7641300109.22019185550202.5918.624.664.664.661.00.00010.01
MLB Totals - 24 Season(s)Filter3292443.2274170932254551325212.04672213018644141833413618390501.258.060.713.167.132.26.5740.53
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2072.61340340000231.0165956701082200001.186.43--4.218.572.04.741-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1063.43230230000152.012678580721290001.307.46--4.267.641.79.625-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1011.0311011000079.039179036910000.954.44--4.1010.372.53.909-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter443.3612012000075.0634028048790001.487.56--5.769.481.65.500-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter2411613.09499499018539003695.03224145412702861252303112079311.217.850.703.057.382.42.600-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter77623.10190172186616711263.0116949643689449951522171.288.320.633.196.772.12.554-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter595.37231493031109.011176651763715421.609.171.405.205.861.13.357-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter168.541385003052.27454501228252301.9412.652.054.784.270.89.143-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter433.6910100000063.0583026625402101.318.240.853.555.681.60.571-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter135.10660000030.0362017416182101.7310.801.204.805.401.13.250-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14103.223130111210220.0197907917771748421.258.060.713.167.132.26.5830.53
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1972.61320320000220.0157906401032100001.186.43--4.218.572.04.731-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32p20152000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32p21915040000000312000.267.313.267.5804018.333.000.000.2680.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32p22307251120030032801000.153.187.181.36813276.250.028.069.1713.9536.849.330.000.0018.18
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32p23357361201230002506001.164.164.274.43820379.217.110.110.2000.0031.650.002.5336.5025.00
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32p24328051741170032704003.213.241.325.56626687.308.112.150.2573.4531.039.001.1580.0035.29
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32p25348041620041112843001.200.247.225.47218288.308.025.038.2231.1431.8228.000.000.0012.50
1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32p26379651740080043107004.177.210.219.429214107.262.042.083.1993.7428.977.750.000.0023.53
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p274111762331180053117000.197.236.265.501315130.259.068.111.2333.8523.856.200.77117.0021.74
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p284010061620250021904101.160.175.240.415244107.175.080.100.1881.8717.769.501.8750.0025.00
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p293910272530090101607301.245.238.275.513283112.281.030.020.2310.0014.290.000.000.0012.00
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p30379081420090052407003.156.200.178.378162102.212.022.078.1824.9023.534.800.000.0014.29
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p31359252010060012427001.217.242.228.470211102.294.011.022.2230.9823.5324.000.000.005.00
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p323697726403150022017300.268.282.402.684397110.299.134.155.2981.8218.1810.002.7332.3326.92
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p333486725310130031403100.291.311.349.66030493.342.058.093.2993.2315.054.670.000.0016.00
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p343694921300101031712104.223.253.255.508243101.269.032.074.2332.9716.835.670.000.0014.29
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p353810171910060012106304.188.190.198.388201111.229.010.020.1750.9018.9221.000.000.005.26
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p3624675922040021602002.134.159.224.38315471.176.090.119.1742.8222.548.000.000.0044.44
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p373810182240280001308001.218.218.317.535326109.233.099.099.2370.0011.930.001.8350.5027.27
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p38379791950010022006002.196.212.247.459245105.247.051.072.2081.9019.0510.000.000.0026.32
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p393484816201100022003001.190.209.250.45921389.238.060.083.2092.2522.4710.001.1284.0018.75
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p401628251003001801101.179.200.214.4146131.238.035.071.1863.2325.818.000.000.0020.00
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p411634371005001401002.206.229.235.4648136.233.029.059.2112.7811.114.000.000.0014.29
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32p41611120013000300001.182.182.455.6375111.143.273.273.2720.0027.270.009.0911.0050.00
1986Totals for NL-NL         2245491018001701003.200.217.289.50613247.216.089.111.2262.1314.897.002.1345.0022.22
MLB Totals - 22 Season(s)Filter6991719123346496131402241413109413033.201.223.259.482446681877.255.058.082.0002.1822.0010.070.69132.2319.65
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter5011290972673749112113026757113023.207.226.263.489339501409.251.056.079.0002.1318.958.900.64143.3318.73
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter19241825771223251111143523009.184.214.244.45810217457.272.060.086.0002.4131.2913.000.66139.3322.08
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter611120013000300001.182.182.455.6375111.143.273.273.0000.0027.270.009.0911.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623982980111332001096222308.201.223.259.48210316435.255.058.082.0002.1822.0010.070.69132.2319.65

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20P15-2516-1771.0000.470.28-----15100.09.3
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21P9-52210-212121.0001.330.23-----9100.05.6
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22P30-193830234038.9501.270.20-----30100.018.6
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23P34-231439314643.9351.260.19-----3597.121.0
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P31-236134313835.9211.130.15-----3296.919.1
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P34-253638414844.9171.290.17-----34100.021.0
1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P37-2731140-351511.0001.380.19-----37100.022.8
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27P41-346837234745.9571.100.13221264.7241100.026.3
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28P40-293442535146.9021.150.1612957.1440100.024.7
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29P39-291642415248.9231.230.16-----39100.024.1
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30P37-2551032144342.9771.140.16-----37100.022.8
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31P35-252419-223231.0000.660.09-----35100.021.6
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32P36-283452125756.9821.560.20-----36100.022.2
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33P34-247546315451.9441.500.21-----34100.021.0
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34P35-2513325-4035.8751.000.14-----3697.221.6
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35P38-304242-144441.0001.160.14-----38100.023.5
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi36P24-190322--25251.0001.040.13-----24100.022.4
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi37P38-295637424743.9151.130.15-----38100.023.5
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi38P37-2834374-4541.9111.110.14-----37100.022.8
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi39P33-229722--29291.0000.880.13-----3497.120.4
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi40P16-92318-121211.0001.310.23-----16100.09.9
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41P16-8328-110101.0000.630.12-----16100.09.9
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha41P10-6317-1881.0000.800.13-----10100.06.2
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn41P6-3018--991.0001.500.30-----6100.03.7
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle42P23-109215111817.9440.740.16-----23100.014.2
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin42P9-4318-1991.0001.000.21-----9100.05.6
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin43P4-9-1--111.0000.250.11-----4100.02.5
MLB Totals for P - 24 season(s)-   P741-52111097244236875833.9521.120.16342161.867410.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2015----------
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln219----------
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2230----------
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2334----------
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2431----------
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2534----------
1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2637----------
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2741----------
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2840----------
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2939----------
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3037----------
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3135----------
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3236----------
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3334----------
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3435----------
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3538----------
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3624----------
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3738----------
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3837----------
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3933----------
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4016----------
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4116----------
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4110----------
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn416----------
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4223----------
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin429----------
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin434----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1967St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB22010.001006.0302500.834.500.003.007.502.500.00.000
1968St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB23006.752004.0731302.0015.750.002.256.753.000.00.000
1976Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB31013.861007.0835601.8610.290.006.437.711.200.00.000
1977Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB32016.9420011.21398601.8810.030.006.174.630.750.00.000
1978Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB33104.001109.0842801.118.000.002.008.004.000.001.000
1980Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB35102.1920012.11138601.578.030.005.844.380.750.001.000
1980Philadelphia PhilliesWorld SeriesMLB35202.4020015.014491701.538.400.005.4010.201.890.001.000
1981Philadelphia PhilliesDiv SeriesMLB36023.8620014.014681301.579.000.005.148.361.630.00.000
1983Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB38200.6620013.213151301.368.560.003.298.562.600.001.000
1983Philadelphia PhilliesWorld SeriesMLB38012.701006.2523701.296.750.004.059.452.330.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs023.86202000014.014060813001.579.000.005.148.361.630.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 5 yrs423.35808100053.75302002839001.518.890.004.706.541.390.00.667
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs222.56606000031.7290901532001.398.240.004.269.092.130.00.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1967St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB2211000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1976Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3112000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1977Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3224020001000200000.500.500.5001.0002041.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1978Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3314220014000000000.500.5001.2501.750514.333.750.7500.000.000.0025.004.0050.00
1980Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3524000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1981Philadelphia PhilliesDiv SeriesMLB3624010000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1983Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3825010000000300000.200.200.200.400105.500.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
1983Philadelphia PhilliesWorld SeriesMLB3813000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs24010000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 5 yrs819250015000600000.263.263.421.6848119.333.158.1580.0031.580.005.2619.0020.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs24000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [9]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1972National League Cy Young Award1
1977National League Cy Young Award ... National League Player of the Week (August 1-August 7)2
1979National League Player of the Week (July 2-July 8)1
1980National League Cy Young Award ... National League Player of the Week (June 16-June 22) ... NL Pitcher of the Month (May)3
1981National League Gold Glove (Pitcher)1
1982National League Cy Young Award1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1988-04-28Released by Twins. 
1988-01-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1987-12-21Released by Twins. 
1987-07-31TradeTraded by Indians to Twins for Jeff Perry. 
1987-04-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1986-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-08-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1986-08-07Released by Giants. 
1986-07-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1986-06-24Released by Phillies. 
1972-02-25TradeTraded by Cardinals to Phillies for Rick Wise. 
1963-10-08ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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
1963St. Louis Cardinals-185,000-------5,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
1985Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll401,075,000-31396++370,78060,0001,080,000
1986San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll411,000,000-53193++386,34760,0002,080,000
1986Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll411,000,000-53293++386,34760,0002,080,000
1986Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll411,000,000-53493++386,34760,0002,080,000
1987Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll4260,000-59516-344,90660,0002,140,000
1987Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll4260,000-59533-344,90660,0002,140,000
1988Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll43115,000-4641934392,10762,5002,255,000
* 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