Chris Carter #23

  • LF
  • B/T: L/L
  • 6' 0"/230

Chris Carter MLB Career Stats

.263 4 28 1 .689

Chris Carter Bio

  • Full Name: William Christopher Carter
  • Born: 9/16/1982 in Fremont, CA
  • Draft: 2004, Arizona Diamondbacks, 17th rd. (506th overall)
  • College: Stanford
  • Debut: June 5, 2008
  • Ret., Final Game: 10/3/2010
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MLB Career Stats 190 20 50 4 28 1 .263 .316 .689


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Chris Carter Awards

Baseball America Triple-A All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Pawtucket INT

INT Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Pawtucket INT

INT Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Pawtucket INT

PCL Player of the Week

Week Team League
06/11/2006 Tucson PCL
04/23/2007 Tucson PCL
09/06/2011 Sacramento PCL

CAL Player of the Week

Week Team League
07/24/2005 Lancaster CAL

NWL Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2004 Yakima NOR

Chris Carter Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
July 1, 2014 Vaqueros de la Laguna released OF Chris Carter.
June 14, 2014 Vaqueros de la Laguna signed free agent OF Chris Carter.
June 13, 2014 Acereros del Norte released OF Chris Carter.
April 24, 2014 Acereros del Norte signed free agent OF Chris Carter.
November 2, 2011 OF Chris Carter elected free agency.
September 22, 2011 Gwinnett Braves activated OF Chris Carter from the 7-day disabled list.
July 20, 2011 Gwinnett Braves placed OF Chris Carter on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to July 18, 2011.
June 19, 2011 OF Chris Carter assigned to Gwinnett Braves.
June 18, 2011 Atlanta Braves signed free agent OF Chris Carter to a minor league contract.
June 15, 2011 Durham Bulls released DH Chris Carter.
January 21, 2011 Tampa Bay Rays invited non-roster LF Chris Carter to spring training.
January 4, 2011 Durham Bulls signed free agent DH Chris Carter.
December 2, 2010 LF Chris Carter elected free agency.
May 11, 2010 New York Mets recalled Chris Carter from Buffalo Bisons.
April 4, 2010 New York Mets optioned Chris Carter to Buffalo Bisons.
October 7, 2009 Boston Red Sox traded RF Chris Carter to New York Mets.
September 28, 2009 Boston Red Sox designated Chris Carter for assignment.
September 28, 2009 Pawtucket Red Sox designated RF Chris Carter for assignment.
April 23, 2009 Boston Red Sox optioned RF Chris Carter to Pawtucket Red Sox.

William Christopher Carter Bio Info

Selected by Arizona in the 17th round of the 2004 June Draft...played at Stanford University from 2002-04 alongside new teammate Sam Fuld...nicknamed "The Animal" by former Mets manager Jerry Manuel for his strong work ethic. 2010 Played in 100 games for the Mets, batting .263 (44-for-167) with 4 home runs and 24 RBI... as a pinch-hitter, batted .328 (19-for-58) with 1 HR and 10 RBI...started the season at Triple-A Buffalo where he hit .336 with 6 HR and 22 RBI in 29 games before his promotion on May 11. 2009 Spent the majority of the year with Pawtucket (AAA) of the International League...Appeared in four games with Boston from April 13-April 20th...Made three pinch-hitting appearances and played one game in rightfield, April 20th at home vs. Baltimore...Started games at first base, leftfield and rightfield for Pawtucket...For the year, he had 37 multiple-hit games: 25 two-hit games; eight games with three hits; and two contests with four hits, July 6th with Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and September 6th vs. Syracuse...Led Pawtucket in home runs, RBI, runs, hits, doubles (tied) and batting average...Was fourth in the Boston farm system in home runs and fifth in batting average...Hit two home runs vs. Rochester on July 20th...Knocked in four runs twice, July 25th vs. Columbus and September 2nd vs. Rochester...Was hitting .260 (59-227) after the games of June 30th...Hit .333 (67-201) the final three months of the year to bring his final batting average to .294...Compiled a .333 batting average (32-96) with five home runs and 44 RBI with runners in scoring position...Batted .290 with three home runs and 10 RBI in 28 games for Tigres de Aragua in the Venezuelan Winter League. 2008 Spent the majority of the year with Triple-A Pawtucket but had 2 stints with the major league club from June 3-5 and then from September 8 through the end of the season.

MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT: Made his major league debut on June 5 against Tampa Bay at Fenway Park... Entered the game as a pinch runner for Coco Crisp, who was ejected for charging the mound after he was beaned by Rays starter James Shields to lead off the 2nd inning...Collected his first major league hit off Grant Balfour in the 4th and went 2-for-3 with 2 runs in the game...Was optioned back to Pawtucket after the game...Rejoined the Red Sox on September 8 and appeared in 8 games (2 starts), going 4-for-15 with 3 runs scored and 3 RBI the rest of the way.

WITH PAWTUCKET: Batted .300 (141-for-470) with 24 homers and 81 RBI in 121 games with Triple-A Pawtucket... Ranked among International League leaders in batting average (12th), home runs (7th), RBI (9th) and slugging percentage (9th, .515)...Was one of a record 5 PawSox selected to the IL All-Star Team... Started as designated hitter and went 1-for-5 with a 2-run homer in the bottom of the 9th inning...Was also one of 4 Pawtucket players named post-season All-Stars, joining Jeff Bailey, Joe Thurston and Charlie Zink in representing the team on both squads.

MORE 2008 HIGHLIGHTS: Had a 5-hit game (5-for-6) at Indianapolis on April 18...Hit the PawSox first walkoff home run of the season on May 10 vs. Norfolk...Homered in 4 straight games from May 28-31, the first PawSox batter to do so since Justin Sherrod in 2005...Had 11 RBI and no homers in his first 31 contests but batted .314 (111-for-354) after May 7 with 24 long balls and 70 RBI in 90 games... Hit .339 (41-for-121) with 5 doubles, a triple, 5 homers and 16 RBI over his final 29 regular season contests including a 7-game hitting streak to end the season, going 12-for-29 (.414) with a double and 3 RBI in that span...Went 2-for-15 (.133) in 4 playoff games for the PawSox. 2007 Finished fifth in the Pacific Coast League in doubles and sixth in batting average and hits. 2006 His .301 batting average was fourth among Triple-A first basemen. 2005 Led all Arizona Diamondbacks minor league players with 31 home runs and 115 RBI. 2004 Selected to the Northwest (A) League All-Star Game...Also picked to Baseball America's short-season All-Star team.