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Cris CarpenterTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1985-1996 MLB Years: 1988-1996
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-442Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCris Howell Carpenter
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 5,1965 [53.022]PlaceSt. Augustine,Florida
High SchoolGainesville (Gainesville,GA)
CollegeUniversity of Georgia (Athens,GA)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (14th overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 7th round (185th overall) of the 1986 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsVern Benson
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1988-SLN-#1 ... 1989-SLN-#2
MLB DebutMay 14,1988 [23.039]
OrganizationsSLN [6] TEX [2] MIA [1] MIL [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID9662Retrosheet IDcarpc001MLBAM ID112021
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts42Walks77Hittable53SO/BB71vsPower53Hitting6Durability66Team.477Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1985GeorgiaCollegeNCAAFrRel20653.4928028000856.2522922020710001.278.26--3.1811.283.55.545-
1986GeorgiaCollegeNCAASoR/CL21742.88300300001475.0622724023870001.137.44--2.7610.443.78.636-
1987GeorgiaCollegeNCAAJrR/CL22942.663913810011105.09933310211020001.148.49--1.808.744.86.692-
1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST23622.8713130110087.2812828726451001.228.320.722.674.621.73.750-
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44ST23234.72880100047.256272539241011.3610.570.571.704.532.67.4003.21
1989Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-R/CL24533.192702700231136.239171339291001.319.570.742.217.123.22.625-
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44Rel24443.18365310010068.0703024426351021.419.260.533.444.631.35.5003.73
1990Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln34ST251083.70222202100143.0146615916211001001.179.171.001.326.284.76.556-
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44Rel25004.5040400108.05442260000.885.632.252.256.753.00-5.31
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44Rel261044.23590590019066.0533131620471001.117.230.822.736.412.35.7143.52
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44Rel27542.97730730021188.06929291027465041.097.061.022.764.701.70.5564.27
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo44Rel28012.8929029009037.0291512113265001.136.990.243.136.272.00.0002.99
1993Texas RangersALMLBtex31Rel28414.2227027008132.0351515412272001.479.841.133.387.592.25.8004.05
1994Texas RangersALMLBtex31Rel29255.03470470016559.0693533720391001.5110.531.073.055.951.95.2864.37
1995Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-Rel30252.43490490020566.2591818620413001.187.960.812.705.532.05.286-
1996New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-Rel31102.52400400017850.046161447410001.068.280.721.267.385.861.000-
1996Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil46Rel31007.5680800208.012871220001.6812.961.082.162.161.00-4.97
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter27223.912911327810867413.03981941803813125216071.288.650.832.855.471.92.5510.98
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter24183.0915135116326024382.037114013236832566001.188.690.841.945.993.08.571-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter24183.0915135116326024382.037114013236832566001.188.690.841.945.993.08.571-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter22132.939719610033236.221389770642600001.178.10--2.439.894.06.629-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter21153.661801316710511277.225312111325841588071.218.200.812.725.121.88.583-
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter664.75740740024691.010450481132663001.4910.291.093.166.532.06.500-
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter012.8929029009037.0291512113265001.136.990.243.136.272.00.000-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter007.5680800208.012871220001.6812.961.082.162.161.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14123.91155714810464220.02111039620701348041.288.650.832.855.471.92.5380.98
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14103.09862066213414220.0212807621481473001.188.690.841.945.993.08.583-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p231313110000000503000.077.077.077.1541016.125.000.000.0700.0031.250.000.000.000.00
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44p23814120001000303000.143.143.143.2862017.182.000.000.1290.0017.650.000.000.000.00
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44p24369140001000202000.444.444.444.8884011.571.000.000.4040.0018.180.000.000.000.00
1990Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln34p2522251100000011104000.040.077.040.1171030.071.000.040.0623.3336.6711.000.000.000.00
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44p2541000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44p26593010001000000001.333.333.333.666103.333.000.000.3030.000.000.000.000.000.00
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44p27733010002000101000.333.333.333.666104.500.000.000.3040.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo44p28290000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1995Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p30491000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter20930280005000607001.267.267.267.5348037.333.000.000.0000.0016.220.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter84392200000011707000.051.075.051.1262047.091.000.026.0002.1336.1717.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter84392200000011707000.051.075.051.1262047.091.000.026.0002.1336.1717.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter18030280005000606001.267.267.267.5348036.333.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter290000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16223260004000505001.267.267.267.5346029.333.000.000.0000.0016.220.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1627544000000233014000.051.075.051.1264091.091.000.026.0002.1336.1717.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1988Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln23P13--210211412.8570.92------13100.09.2
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23P8-4764-110101.0001.250.21-----8100.04.9
1989Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln24P27--14--551.0000.19------27100.018.6
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P36-68310-113131.0000.360.19-----36100.022.2
1990Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln25P22--913112322.9571.00------22100.015.1
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P4-8--1-1---------4100.02.5
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P59-6648--12121.0000.200.18-----59100.036.4
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P73-88710-117171.0000.230.19-----73100.045.1
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo28P29-3728-110101.0000.340.27-----29100.017.9
1993Texas RangersALMLBtex28P27-3214--551.0000.190.16-----27100.016.7
1994Texas RangersALMLBtex29P47-5928111110.9090.210.17-----47100.041.2
1995Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln30P49--59--14141.0000.29------49100.034.0
1996New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil31P40--23--551.0000.13------40100.028.2
1996Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil31P8-8-------------8100.04.9
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P291-4132552257977.9750.260.19-----2910.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P151--1939326158.9510.38------1510.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1988Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2313----------
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln238----------
1989Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2427----------
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2436----------
1990Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2522----------
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln254----------
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2659----------
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2773----------
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo2829----------
1993Texas RangersALMLBtex2827----------
1994Texas RangersALMLBtex2947----------
1995Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln3049----------
1996New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil3140----------
1996Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil318----------

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1987College Summer League Player of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1996-10-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-01-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-04-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1994-12-23Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-07-17TradeTraded by Marlins to Rangers for Kurt Miller and Robb Nen. 
1992-11-17Selected by Marlins from Cardinals in expansion draft (Pick #37). 
* 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
1988St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2362,500-60434-392,10762,50062,500
1989St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2462,500-69129-429,80262,500125,000
1990St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll25100,000-64932-515,727100,000225,000
1991St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll26120,000-5482422742,231100,000345,000
1992St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll27170,000-5252235962,245109,000515,000
1993Texas RangersTeam Payroll28725,000-3111266968,431109,0001,240,000
1993Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll28725,000-3111266968,431109,0001,240,000
1994Texas RangersTeam Payroll291,000,000-253972++957,101109,0002,240,000
1996Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll31150,000-5992832957,870109,0002,390,000
* 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