Johnny Bench and Steve Carlton Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Johnny Bench or Steve Carlton? It is a simple question that does not always have a simple answer. I assume that if you are here, you have questions about who is best in your match up or you need help changing someone's mind. I can't guarantee it will work, but good luck nonetheless.

If you are less interested in a Johnny Bench vs. Steve Carlton comparison and are more interested to see if one is tracking the other, then you are in luck! Click the “View Charts” link in the stat box to see how they compare over their careers. The data table and charts on these pages visualize how each player has progressed through their careers. They also summarizes both players' career performance.

Johnny Bench Steve Carlton
Bats Right Left
Throws Right Left
Position Catcher Starting Pitcher
Generation Baby Boomers The Silent Generation
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Hitting Stats for Johnny Bench and Steve Carlton

Seasons Hitting

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games as Hitter

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearances

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

At Bats

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Equivalent Average

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Singles

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Doubles

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Triples

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Extra Base Hits

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per at Bat

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per Hit

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Base Runs

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Bases

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Times on Base

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Pct

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Slugging Pct

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Isolated Power

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Gross Production Average

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Average

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Produced

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Created

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Hit By Pitch

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Walked

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Intentionally Walked

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Strikeouts

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearance per Strikout

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Per Strikeout

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hit by Batter

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Fly by Batter

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Bases

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Caught Stealing

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Attempts

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Pct

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Stats for Johnny Bench and Steve Carlton

Seasons Fielding

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Fielder

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts as Fielder

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Played Outs

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Inning Played

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Putouts

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Assists

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Errors

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Chances

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Chances Accepted

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Pct

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Range Factor

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Passed Balls

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitch as Fielder

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Allowed

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Catcher Caught Stealing

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitching Stats for Johnny Bench and Steve Carlton

Seasons Pitched

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Pitcher

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wins

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Loses

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Win Pct

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Complete Games

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Shutouts

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Saves

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Runs

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Run Avg (ERA)

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Component ERA

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Defense Independent ERA

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Opposing Batting Average

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitched Outs

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Innings Pitched

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Intentional Walks Allowed

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per 9 Innings

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per Game

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Power Finesse Ratio

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitches

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitcher Hits Batsman

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Balks

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batters Faced

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Finished

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hits

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Flies

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays Enabled

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks & Hits per Inn. Pitched (WHIP)

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.