Carl Crawford Stats

Carl Crawford was born on Wednesday, August 5, 1981, in Houston, Texas. Crawford was 20 years old when he broke into the big leagues on July 20, 2002, with the Tampa Bay Devil Rays. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Carl Crawford baseball stats page.

"Carl (Crawford) works his ass off, and he doesn't have to. He can roll out of bed and be the fastest guy in baseball. He can take terrible routes to the ball and still catch everything. He's a five-tool guy with a great work ethic." - Tampa Bay Devil Rays Designated Hitter Jonny Gomes in ESPN: The Magazine (May 8, 2006)
Carl Crawford

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Carl "The Perfect Storm" Crawford Autograph on a 2005 Donruss Diamond Kings (#DC-9)

Birth Name:
Carl Demonte Crawford
Nickname:
The Perfect Storm
Born On:
08-05-1981  (Leo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Houston, Texas
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Jefferson Davis High School (Houston, TX)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
6-02
Player Weight Chart Weight:
230
First Game:
07-20-2002 (Age 20)
Last Game:
Still Active
Draft:
1999 : 2nd Round (52nd)
Carl Crawford

Carl Crawford Pitching Stats

G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
- - Did Not Pitch - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
Carl Crawford

Carl Crawford Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
2002 21 Devil Rays 63 259 23 67 11 6 2 0 30 9 0 41 6 1 3 0 .259 .290 .371
2003 22 Devil Rays 151 630 80 177 18 9 5 0 54 26 4 102 1 3 1 5 .281 .309 .362
2004 23 Devil Rays 152 626 104 185 26 19 11 0 55 35 2 81 4 6 1 2 .296 .331 .450
2005 24 Devil Rays 156 644 101 194 33 15 15 0 81 27 1 84 5 6 5 11 .301 .331 .469
2006 25 Devil Rays 151 600 89 183 20 16 18 0 77 37 3 85 9 2 4 8 .305 .348 .482
2007 26 Devil Rays 143 584 93 184 37 9 11 1 80 32 5 112 1 2 5 11 .315 .355 .466
2008 27 Rays 109 443 69 121 12 10 8 1 57 30 1 60 0 5 2 10 .273 .319 .400
2009 28 Rays 156 606 96 185 28 8 15 0 68 51 1 99 2 5 8 7 .305 .364 .452
2010 29 Rays 154 600 110 184 30 13 19 1 90 46 3 104 3 5 3 2 .307 .356 .495
2011 30 Red Sox 130 506 65 129 29 7 11 1 56 23 1 104 2 4 3 7 .255 .289 .405
2012 31 Red Sox 31 117 23 33 10 2 3 0 19 3 0 22 1 2 2 1 .282 .306 .479
2013 32 Dodgers 116 435 62 123 30 3 6 0 31 28 2 66 0 2 3 4 .283 .329 .407
2014 33 Dodgers 105 343 56 103 14 3 8 0 46 16 0 55 0 4 6 5 .300 .339 .429
2015 34 Dodgers 69 181 19 48 9 2 4 0 16 10 1 41 0 0 0 3 .265 .304 .403
2016 35 Dodgers 30 81 8 15 2 1 0 0 6 4 0 11 0 1 1 3 .185 .230 .235
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
15 Years 1,716 6,655 998 1,931 309 123 136 4 766 377 24 1,067 34 48 47 79 .290 .330 .435
Carl Crawford

Carl Crawford Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
2002 Devil Rays LF 63 63 1,684 166 2.6 165 160 5 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .994 2.65
2003 Devil Rays CF 13 12 309 34 2.6 34 34 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.97
2003 Devil Rays LF 137 131 3,478 331 2.4 328 318 10 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .991 2.55
2004 Devil Rays CF 30 25 775 77 2.6 76 76 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .987 2.65
2004 Devil Rays LF 122 115 3,030 280 2.3 279 274 5 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .996 2.49
2005 Devil Rays CF 8 8 195 20 2.5 20 20 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.77
2005 Devil Rays LF 147 142 3,741 346 2.4 344 341 3 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .994 2.48
2006 Devil Rays CF 2 1 27 3 1.5 3 2 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.00
2006 Devil Rays LF 148 144 3,756 314 2.1 311 302 9 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .990 2.24
2007 Devil Rays LF 139 136 3,558 293 2.1 289 286 3 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .986 2.19
2008 Rays CF 1 1 21 2 2.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.57
2008 Rays LF 108 103 2,763 237 2.2 233 231 2 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .983 2.28
2009 Rays LF 154 149 3,849 337 2.2 333 327 6 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .988 2.34
2010 Rays LF 147 144 3,780 315 2.1 313 306 7 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .994 2.24
2011 Red Sox LF 127 126 3,294 239 1.9 236 235 1 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .987 1.93
2012 Red Sox LF 30 30 737 43 1.4 42 42 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .977 1.54
2013 Dodgers LF 107 96 2,507 172 1.6 168 165 3 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .977 1.81
2014 Dodgers LF 94 80 2,208 136 1.4 133 132 1 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .978 1.63
2015 Dodgers LF 51 42 1,040 38 0.7 38 38 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.99
2016 Dodgers LF 21 18 453 28 1.3 28 28 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.67
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
LF Totals 1,595 1,519 39,878 3,275 2.1 3,240 3,185 55 35 6 n/a n/a n/a .989 2.19
CF Totals 54 47 1,327 136 2.5 135 134 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .993 2.75
15 Years 1,649 1,566 41,205 3,411 2.1 3,375 3,319 56 36 6 n/a n/a n/a .989 2.21
Carl Crawford

Carl Crawford Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
2002 Devil Rays 9 5 .643 0 0 0 129.5 6.3 8.6 - - -
2003 Devil Rays 55 10 .846 5 1 1 126.0 6.2 11.7 - - -
2004 Devil Rays 59 15 .797 4 1 5 56.9 7.7 11.4 - - -
2005 Devil Rays 46 8 .852 1 1 1 42.9 7.7 8.0 - - -
2006 Devil Rays 58 9 .866 1 1 3 33.3 7.1 7.8 - - -
2007 Devil Rays 50 10 .833 2 1 3 53.1 5.2 7.3 - - -
2008 Rays 25 7 .781 1 1 1 55.4 7.4 7.8 - - -
2009 Rays 60 16 .789 5 1 1 40.4 6.1 8.9 - - -
2010 Rays 47 10 .825 2 3 3 31.6 5.8 6.7 - - -
2011 Red Sox 18 6 .750 2 0 2 46.0 4.9 9.0 - - -
2012 Red Sox 5 0 1.000 1 0 1 39.0 5.3 6.2 - - -
2013 Dodgers 15 4 .789 13 1 3 72.5 6.6 14.0 - - -
2014 Dodgers 23 6 .793 17 0 0 42.9 6.2 7.5 - - -
2015 Dodgers 10 2 .833 21 3 3 45.3 4.4 11.3 - - -
2016 Dodgers 0 1 .000 8 0 4 0.0 7.4 13.5 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
15 Years 480 109 .815 83 14 31 48.9 6.2 8.7 - - -
Carl Crawford

Carl Crawford Miscellaneous Items of Interest

2002 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 8 $200,000.00 - -
2003 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 13 $300,000.00 - -
2004 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 13 $320,000.00 Stats -
2005 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 13 $625,000.00 - -
2006 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 13 $2,625,000.00 - -
2007 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 13 $4,125,000.00 Stats -
2008 Tampa Bay Rays 13 $5,375,000.00 - Stats
2009 Tampa Bay Rays 13 $8,250,000.00 Stats -
2010 Tampa Bay Rays 13 $10,000,000.00 Stats -
2011 Boston Red Sox 13 $14,000,000.00 - -
2012 Boston Red Sox 13 $20,357,142.00 - -
2013 Los Angeles Dodgers 25 $20,000,000.00 - -
2014 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 $20,250,000.00 - -
2015 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 $21,357,000.00 - -
2016 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 $21,607,000.00 - -


On May 3, 2009 , Carl Crawford stole six bases in a game tying the American League record for most stolen bases in a game , set originally by hall of famer Eddie Collins on September 11, 1912, and tied only once in the AL, by Eddie Collins again on September 22, 1912.

Carl Crawford, Six Stolen Bases in a Game
Carl Crawford Baseball Card | Topps 2009 (#UHI79) | Baseball Almanac Collection
Carl Crawford will long be associated with the Devil Rays / Rays for the time he spent in Tampa Bay and the feats he accomplished there on the field. ESPN Analysts once weighed in on who best represents the face of the franchise and The Perfect Storm did "well"; Jake Larsen said, "If anybody should be considered the Rays face of the franchise, it's definitely gotta be Carl Crawford. What he's done so far in a still-young career is amazing." Jayson Stark said, "Crawford has remained a symbol of hope from the day he arrived at The Trop in 2002... if he isn't the face of where this team has been, he's at least the face of where they're going - assuming they don't trade him some day for half the Pacific Coast League all-star team." He wasn't traded by the Rays , he was granted free agency in 2010, but not before he...

...won the first All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award in team history. During his third appearance in a Midsummer Classic ( 2009 ), Crawford took-off towards the fence after Brad Hawpe connected with a go-ahead homer in the seventh inning. Crawford lept into the air, his leather extending above the 8-foot wall, and snatched the would-be homer, preserving the win for the American League. Jonathan Papelbon served-up the pitch to Hawpe and said in the post game press conference, "Defense wins championships, and tonight we proved defense wins All-Star Games as well. Obviously, it was a game-changing play. He won MVP because of that play, and deservedly so."

...became the first Rays outfielder to win a Gold Glove Award . Crawford was often tops amongst American League left fielders, leading the league at his position in defensive games played in 2007 and 2009, in putouts in 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2009, and in range factor in 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007 and 2008 - earning him a golden-glove in 2010.

Another defensive honor won by Carl Crawford in left field is the Field Bible Award , where he won the first one ever, was the first to win it twice, and he was the first to win it in back-to-back seasons.

...joined fellow Rays Carlos Pena (1B in 2007) and Evan Longoria (3B in 2009) in the Silver Slugger Award winners list, each being the first recipient in team history at their respective position. Crawford won his Silver Slugger bat in 2010, the first outfielder from Tampa Bay to win, and was tops on his team that season in batting average, at-bats, runs scored, hits, triples, stolen bases and total bases.

...was the first stolen base champion in team history in 2003, the first two-time, three-time and four-time stolen base leader in team history, and the first back-back leader (2x | 2003-2004 & 2006-2007). To date, no player from the team has led the league in stolen bases since Crawford.

Carl Crawford Baseball Card
Carl Crawford | 2005 Bazooka Comics Baseball Card (#16) | Baseball Almanac Collection
Did you know that Carl Crawford is one of the top fifty base-thieves in baseball history ( Top 1,000 )? His five career 50+ stolen base seasons (2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 1009), are the seventh most ever, behind Rickey Henderson (13x), Lou Brock (12x), Ty Cobb (9x), Tim Raines (8x), Bert Campaneris (7x), Vince Coleman (7x), Max Carey (6x), Cesar Cedeno (6x), Eddie Collins (6x) and Kenny Lofton (6x) [bold=HOF].

Last-Modified: February 1, 2018 10:05 AM EST

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