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

Career
162 Game Avg.
17
1
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24
1
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2158
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
745
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
8669
650.778
Career
162 Game Avg.
1877
408.153
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
7658
574.882
Career
162 Game Avg.
1719
373.796
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.267
0.267
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.201
0.201
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.827
0.827
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.520
0.520
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2048
153.742
Career
162 Game Avg.
346
75.238
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1254
94.137
Career
162 Game Avg.
278
60.451
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
381
28.602
Career
162 Game Avg.
49
10.655
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
24
1.802
Career
162 Game Avg.
6
1.305
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
389
29.202
Career
162 Game Avg.
13
2.827
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
794
59.605
Career
162 Game Avg.
68
14.787
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.051
0.051
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.008
0.008
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.190
0.190
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.038
0.038
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1259.870
94.578
Career
162 Game Avg.
96.045
20.885
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3644
273.553
Career
162 Game Avg.
446
96.982
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2958
222.056
Career
162 Game Avg.
397
86.328
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.341
0.341
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.212
0.212
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.476
0.476
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.259
0.259
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.817
0.817
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.471
0.471
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.208
0.208
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.058
0.058
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.273
0.273
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.160
0.160
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.790
0.790
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.354
0.354
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.273
0.273
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.255
0.255
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1091
81.901
Career
162 Game Avg.
123
26.746
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1376
103.296
Career
162 Game Avg.
140
30.443
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2078
155.994
Career
162 Game Avg.
250
54.363
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1241.050
93.165
Career
162 Game Avg.
91.079
19.805
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
19
1.426
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
10
2.175
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
891
66.887
Career
162 Game Avg.
41
8.915
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
135
10.134
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
1278
95.939
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
413
89.807
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
6.783
6.783
Career
162 Game Avg.
4.545
4.545
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.697
0.697
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.099
0.099
Career
162 Game Avg.
11
0.826
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
94
20.440
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
90
6.756
Career
162 Game Avg.
13
2.827
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
68
5.105
Career
162 Game Avg.
2
0.435
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
43
3.228
Career
162 Game Avg.
2
0.435
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
111
8.333
Career
162 Game Avg.
4
0.870
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.613
0.613
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.500
0.500

Fielding Stats for Johnny Bench and Steve Carlton

Career
162 Game Avg.
17
1.256
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162 Game Avg.verified
24
5.247
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162 Game Avg.
2193
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
741
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2003
147.964
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
709
155.004
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
53143
3925.750
Career
162 Game Avg.
15652
3421.890
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
17714.300
1308.580
Career
162 Game Avg.
5217.330
1140.630
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
10469
773.360
Career
162 Game Avg.
109
23.830
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1191
87.981
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
724
158.283
Career
162 Game Avg.
151
11.155
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
42
9.182
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
11811
872.495
Career
162 Game Avg.
875
191.296
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
11660
861.341
Career
162 Game Avg.
833
182.113
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.987
0.987
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.952
0.952
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
5.317
5.317
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.124
1.124
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
238
17.581
Career
162 Game Avg.
36
7.870
Career
162 Game Avg.
94
6.944
Steve Carlton
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
130
9.603
Steve Carlton
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
610
45.062
Steve Carlton
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
469
34.646
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0

Pitching Stats for Johnny Bench and Steve Carlton

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
24
1.126
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
741
34.750
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
709
33.250
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
329
15.429
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
244
11.443
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.574
0.574
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
254
11.912
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
55
2.579
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2
0.094
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
1864
87.415
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.215
3.215
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.197
3.197
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.531
3.531
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.240
0.240
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
15652
734.025
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
5217.330
244.675
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
4672
219.101
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
8.059
8.059
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
414
19.415
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.714
0.714
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
1833
85.961
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
150
7.035
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.162
3.162
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
4136
193.964
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
7.135
7.135
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
5.582
5.582
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.144
1.144
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
183
8.582
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
53
2.486
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
90
4.221
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
21683
1016.860
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
13
0.610
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
2130
99.890
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.674
3.674
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
203
9.520
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
103
4.830
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
287
13.459
Johnny Bench
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.247
1.247