Mike Carp #28 - 1B/OF


  • Age: 28
  • DOB: 1986/06/30
  • POB: Long Beach, CA
  • Height: 6-2 Weight: 210lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/R
  • MLB Seasons: 5
  • Drafted by NY Mets in 2004 (9th round).
  • Current Status: On roster
Year to date581231122510121631012.
On Pace88187173382018244702-.

Scouting Report

AssetsHas good power, run-producing ability and patience at the plate. Also doesn't strike out that much, relatively speaking. Is versatile afield.
FlawsLacks the consistency at the dish, especially against left-handed pitchers, to play every day in the bigs. Doesn't play with a lot of defensive consistency.
Career potentialSolid, versatile left-handed batter.

Honours and Awards

2008Eastern League (AA) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/08/11Missed 1 game (groin).
2014/08/10Groin, day-to-day.
2014/08/03Claimed off waivers from the Boston Red Sox.
2014/08/01Designated for assignment by the Boston Red Sox.
2014/07/07Missed 33 games (broken right foot).
2014/06/01Broken right foot, 15-day DL.
2014/05/29Missed 1 game (right foot injury).
2014/05/28Right foot injury, day-to-day.
2014/04/09Missed 3 games (back injury).
2014/04/06Back injury, day-to-day.
2014/01/17Re-signed by the Boston Red Sox to a one-year contract.
2013/09/01Missed 3 games (sore left shoulder).
2013/08/29Sore left shoulder, day-to-day.
2013/06/22Missed 5 games (right hamstring injury).
2013/06/18Right hamstring injury, day-to-day.
2013/03/04Re-signed by the Boston Red Sox to a one-year contract.
2013/02/20Acquired from the Seattle Mariners.
2013/02/12Designated for assignment by the Seattle Mariners.
2012/09/04Missed 20 games (hip injury).
2012/08/14Hip injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to August 13th, 2012).
2012/08/13Hip injury, day-to-day.
2012/08/06Missed 1 game (personal reasons).
2012/08/05Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2012/07/24Missed 36 games (sore right shoulder).
2012/06/13Sore right shoulder, 15-day DL (retroactive to June 11th, 2012).
2012/06/12Sore right shoulder, day-to-day.
2012/05/01Missed 22 games (sprained right shoulder).
2012/03/29Sprained right shoulder, 15-day DL.
2011/07/18Recalled from Tacoma (AAA).
2011/07/03Optioned to Tacoma (AAA).
2011/06/08Recalled from Tacoma (AAA).
2011/03/14Optioned to Tacoma (AAA).
2010/10/03Missed the last 8 regular season games (foot injury).
2010/09/26Foot injury, day-to-day.
2010/09/22Recalled from Tacoma (AAA).
2010/06/27Optioned to Tacoma (AAA).
2010/06/07Recalled from Tacoma (AAA).
2010/03/25Optioned to Tacoma (AAA).
2010/02/26Re-signed by the Seattle Mariners to a one-year contract.
2009/09/01Recalled from Tacoma (AAA).
2009/07/03Optioned to Tacoma (AAA).
2009/06/17Recalled from Tacoma (AAA).
2009/03/20Optioned to Tacoma (AAA).
2009/02/21Re-signed by the Seattle Mariners to a one-year contract.
2008/12/10Acquired from the New York Mets.
2008/11/20Contract purchased from Binghamton (AA).


2014/08/03Claimed by the Texas Rangers off waivers from the Boston Red Sox.
2013/02/20Seattle Mariners traded Mike Carp to the Boston Red Sox for a player to be named or cash.
2008/12/10A three-team deal: the Seattle Mariners traded J.J. Putz, Sean Green and Jeremy Reed to the New York Mets; the Cleveland Indians traded Franklin Gutierrez to Seattle and the Mets traded Aaron Heilman, Jason Vargas, Maikel Cleto, Endy Chavez, Ezekiel Carrera and Mike Carp to the Mariners; New York traded Joe Smith to the Indians and Seattle traded Luis Valbuena to Cleveland.

Career Stats

2014Total Bos/TexAL581231122510121631012.
2012High DesertA292610142010-.667.7271.1111.838
2007St. LucieA1401000000000.
2006St. LucieA1374916914127117885110721-.287.379.450.829
2004GCL MetsR5719130511204262251217.267.358.393.751


GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage

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