Carlton Fisk

Carlton Fisk

Elite
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Known as Pudge, a tall, handsome catcher who starred for botg of the Sox teams. Was the best old catcher in baseball history.

primary position

Catcher

primary team

Chicago White Sox

playing career

1969—1993

nickname

Pudge

Born

December 26, 1947, in Bellows Falls, VT

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-3 / 200

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Carlton Fisk
Average HOF C
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
50
Fielding
70
Throwing
70
*The Scouting Grades are based on performance in the Major Leagues, not predictive skills typically placed on prospects.
SCOUTING SCALE
80 = Elite
70 = Excellent
60 = Above Average
50 = MLB Average
40 = Below Average
30 = Inferior
20 = Poor
Rival
UNIFORM NUMBER
#27
BATTING ORDER
5
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-18-1969
FINAL GAME
6-22-1993
CAREER AGE
21-45
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

68.4

career value

WAR7

37.7

long peak

WAR5C

23.2

prime

WAR3

20.3

short peak
Average HOF C

57.6

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF C

37.1

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF C

26.7

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF C

18.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

364.1

career value

WIN shares 7

187.6

long peak

Win SHares 5C

105.3

prime

Win SHares 3

92.3

short peak
Average HOF C

307.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF C

181.0

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF C

128.9

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF C

87.6

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#5

Catcher

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#3

1969—1993

All-Time

#113

POsition Players
#6
BILL JAMES POSITION
#97
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#3
HALL OF STATS POSITION
#97
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#4
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.269
Batting Average
.341
On-Base Percentage
.457
Slugging Percentage
24
home runs per season
8
Stolen Bases per season