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Chris CarpenterTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2011-2012
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Drafted
Played in Japan
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-175Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher John Carpenter
Height6-4Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 26,1985 [32.348]PlaceKent,Ohio
High SchoolBryan (Bryan,OH)
CollegeKent State University (Kent,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (97th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 18th round (574th overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 7th round (193rd overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$385,000Signing ScoutsLukas McKnightService Time1.010 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2010-CHN-#8 ... 2011-CHN-#6
OrganizationsCHN [4] BOS [2] CIN [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID55398Retrosheet IDcarpc003MLBAM ID452764
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (55.14%) -- Slider (30.22%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (14.64%)
Fastball Velocity [2012] - 93.84 - [2011] - 97.11
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts59Walks23Hittable61SO/BB31vsPower61Hitting7Durability62Team.514Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2005Kent StateMACNCAA-1Fr-S/R19327.6612102000049.0844342520264102.1115.320.913.654.741.30.600-
2007Kent StateMACNCAA-1So-S/R21414.501266000042.0312321130315001.456.640.216.436.641.03.800-
2008Kent StateMACNCAA-1Jr37ST22623.8113130000075.2553632133887101.166.540.123.9310.472.67.750-
2008Arizona CubsArizRkchn-ST220018.0011000001.02220110003.0018.00--9.009.001.00--
2008Boise HawksNwstA-chn39S/R22424.221064000032.0322115222242001.699.000.566.196.751.09.667-
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0424.641174000033.0342317223252001.739.270.556.276.821.09.667-
2009Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-ST23432.4415150110073.2552320433600101.196.720.494.037.331.82.571-
2009Daytona CubsFSLA+chn35ST23211.44550000025.0157418333000.925.400.362.8811.884.13.667-
2009Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn-ST23034.78770000032.0302017011252001.288.44--3.097.032.27.000-
2009Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0672.82272701100130.210050415521185101.166.890.343.588.132.27.462-
2010Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn35ST24863.16232300000119.2118564254810011001.398.870.383.617.522.08.571-
2010Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-ST24005.40330000015.0199939121001.8711.401.805.407.201.33--
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0863.41262600000134.2137655185711212001.449.160.533.817.491.96.571-
2011Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn36Rel25114.3810010006112.010662461001.147.301.462.924.381.50.500-
2011Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn37Rel25236.5322022008130.0322522323286001.819.490.896.828.311.22.400-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0345.91320320014242.2423128527347001.628.861.055.707.171.26.429-
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn60,37Rel25002.791001000109.212331782001.9711.170.936.527.451.14-4.89
2012Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos-S/R26004.5021100002.01110111001.004.50--4.504.501.00--
2012Greenville DriveSALAbos-ST26004.5022000002.01110141001.004.50--4.5018.004.00--
2012Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos-ST26004.5011000002.02110030001.009.00----13.500.00--
2012Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos37Rel26101.15160160011415.272218170000.964.020.574.609.772.131.000-
2012Minor Totals (4 teams)Minor--Rel0102.08214170011421.21155110252000.974.570.424.1510.382.501.000-
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos52Rel26109.0080800306.076611022002.8310.501.5015.003.000.201.0009.60
2013Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos29Rel27001.6940400105.04210162000.946.75--1.6910.136.00--
2013Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos37Rel27024.96301290013045.0502725329486001.749.930.605.769.531.66.000-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0024.62341330014050.2542926330548001.669.590.535.339.591.80.000-
2014Yakult SwallowsJap CenIntl-Rel28124.7332032006332.0301817324272201.678.350.846.687.521.13.333-
2015Louisville BatsILAAAcin46Rel290016.2060600406.21812120790003.7524.30--9.4512.151.29--
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter105.1718018004015.21999217104002.3010.911.159.775.740.591.0003.64
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter22213.86157659211436417.03962151802420637736101.438.490.514.418.081.83.512-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter355.587747300365111.01267570107611413001.7910.040.806.059.081.50.375-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter9103.584131100061165.1160836676313414001.348.670.383.427.272.13.474-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter211.44550000025.0157418333000.925.400.362.8811.884.13.667-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter432.5017170110075.2562421434641101.196.660.484.047.611.88.571-
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter423.861468001037.0362316223304001.588.680.485.547.231.30.667-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter009.0032100003.03330221001.679.00--6.006.001.00--
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter124.7332032006332.0301817324272201.678.350.846.687.521.13.333-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1355.12372980000166.11701029578314516201.519.160.384.477.811.75.722-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.791001000109.212331782001.9711.170.936.527.451.14--
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter109.0080800306.076611022002.8310.501.5015.003.000.201.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1405.17253025300560220.02671261262823914056002.3010.911.159.775.740.591.0003.64
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12113.8682344811233220.0207113941310819719101.438.490.514.418.081.83.522-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn-p2378021001000100000.250.250.375.625318.286.125.125.2690.0012.500.000.000.0050.00
2010Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn35p2416302601060031503000.200.273.267.5408136.400.067.167.2488.3341.675.000.000.0016.67
2010Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-p2423000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         18332601060031603000.182.250.242.4928139.353.060.152.2277.6941.035.330.000.0016.67
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter25412811070031703000.195.250.268.51811247.333.073.146.0006.3836.175.670.000.0025.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter23000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter23382811070031603000.211.268.289.55711244.364.078.158.0006.8236.365.330.000.0025.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622661352660450019110019000.195.250.268.5187113305.333.073.146.0006.3836.175.670.000.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2008Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn22P1---------------1100.01.8
2008Boise Hawks NwstA-chn22P10--28--10101.0001.00------10100.013.2
2009Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn23P15--3192-2422.9171.47------15100.010.9
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn23P5--241-76.8571.20------5100.03.7
2009Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23P7--17--881.0001.14------7100.05.0
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn24P23--7183-2825.8931.09------23100.016.5
2010Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24P3--24-1661.0002.00------3100.02.1
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn25P10--12-1331.0000.30------10100.07.1
2011Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn25P22--36-1991.0000.41------22100.015.4
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25P10-9111-32.6670.200.22-----10100.06.2
2012Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos26P2---------------2100.03.3
2012Greenville Drive SALAbos26P2---------------2100.01.4
2012Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos26P1---------------1100.00.7
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26P16--22--441.0000.25------16100.011.1
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P8-6-1--111.0000.130.173-100.0-8100.04.9
2013Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos27P4---2--221.0000.50------4100.05.5
2013Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27P30--46-110101.0000.33------30100.021.0
2015Louisville Bats ILAAAcin29P6--1---111.0000.17------6100.04.2
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P18-15121-43.7500.170.203-100.0-180.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P77--1218-330301.0000.39------770.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P41--927313936.9230.88------410.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5--241-76.8571.20------50.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P17--3192-2422.9171.29------170.00.0
A- Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P14--210--12121.0000.86------140.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P3---------------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2008Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn221----------
2008Boise Hawks NwstA-chn2210----------
2009Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn2315----------
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn235----------
2009Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn237----------
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn2423----------
2010Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn243----------
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn2510----------
2011Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn2522----------
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2510----------
2012Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos262----------
2012Greenville Drive SALAbos262----------
2012Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos261----------
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2616----------
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos268----------
2013Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos274----------
2013Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2730----------
2015Louisville Bats ILAAAcin296----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2007Chatham AsCape Cod LeagueCollege21012.0022000009.07321413001.227.001.004.0013.003.253.00.000
2010Mesa SolarSoxArizona Fall LgMinor24015.5210010000014.216991914001.769.820.615.528.591.565.52.000
2011Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor25113.2911011006013.215651218001.299.880.661.3211.859.003.95.500
2011Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25001.9350500104.2411135001.677.711.935.799.641.671.93.000
2013Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB27024.3270700208.1844268001.738.642.166.488.641.334.32.000
2015Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.0010100000.12000000020.0054.000.000.000.0000.00.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs012.0022000009.07321413001.227.001.004.0013.003.253.00.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs124.4521021006028.331151421132001.489.850.643.4910.162.914.76.333
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs023.3813013003013.314553913001.739.452.036.088.781.443.38.000

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2008Mid-American Conference All-Conference (SP) ... Mid-American Conference Pitcher of the Year2
2009NL Comeback Player of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-04-29RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Reds29.124  
2015-04-09RPCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Louisville (AAA)29.104Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-03-07RPCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.071Team Roster on 2015-03-07
2013-12-18RPFree Agent -InternationalContractSigned with Yakult (Japan)27.357  
2013-09-02RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-Minors--Activated from temporarily inactive list27.250Team Roster on 2013-09-02
2013-08-30RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-Restricted--Placed on temporarily inactive list27.247Team Roster on 2013-08-30
2013-06-29RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)27.185Team Roster on 2013-06-29
2013-06-18RPBoston Red SoxLowell (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lowell (A-)27.174Team Roster on 2013-06-18
2013-04-06RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)27.101Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2013-02-02RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Pawtucket (AAA)27.038Team Roster on 2013-02-02
2013-01-22RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment27.027Team Roster on 2013-01-22
2012-09-04RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)26.252Team Roster on 2012-09-04
2012-07-31RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL26.217Team Roster on 2012-07-31
2012-07-16PBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA) for rehab26.202Team Roster on 2012-07-16
2012-07-13PBoston Red SoxPortland (AA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Portland (AA) for rehab26.199Team Roster on 2012-07-13
2012-07-08PBoston Red SoxGreenville (A)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Greenville (A) for rehab26.194Team Roster on 2012-07-08
2012-07-02PBoston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk) for rehab26.188Team Roster on 2012-07-02
2012-04-04PBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Shoulder26.099Team Roster on 2012-04-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-02-21TradeTraded by Cubs to Red Sox 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2008Chicago Cubs-22385,000-------385,000Signing Bonus out of 2008 Draft (3rd round - 97th overall)
2011Chicago CubsTeam Payroll25414,000-78938-2,722,607414,000799,000
2012Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll26482,000-71538212,954,887480,0001,281,000
* 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