Rod Carew and Tony Gwynn Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Rod Carew or Tony Gwynn? 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 Rod Carew vs. Tony Gwynn 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.

Rod Carew Tony Gwynn
Bats Left Left
Throws Right Left
Position First Base Right Field
Generation The Silent Generation Baby Boomers
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Hitting Stats for Rod Carew and Tony Gwynn

Seasons Hitting

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games as Hitter

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearances

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

At Bats

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Equivalent Average

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Singles

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Doubles

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Triples

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Extra Base Hits

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per at Bat

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per Hit

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Base Runs

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Bases

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Times on Base

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Pct

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Slugging Pct

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Isolated Power

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Gross Production Average

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Average

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Produced

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Created

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Hit By Pitch

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Walked

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Intentionally Walked

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Strikeouts

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearance per Strikout

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Per Strikeout

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hit by Batter

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Fly by Batter

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Bases

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Caught Stealing

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Attempts

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Pct

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Stats for Rod Carew and Tony Gwynn

Seasons Fielding

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Fielder

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts as Fielder

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Played Outs

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Inning Played

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Putouts

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Assists

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Errors

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Chances

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Chances Accepted

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Pct

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Range Factor

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Passed Balls

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitch as Fielder

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Allowed

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Catcher Caught Stealing

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitching Stats for Rod Carew and Tony Gwynn

Seasons Pitched

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Pitcher

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wins

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Loses

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Win Pct

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Complete Games

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Shutouts

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Saves

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Runs

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Run Avg (ERA)

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Component ERA

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Defense Independent ERA

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Opposing Batting Average

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitched Outs

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Innings Pitched

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Intentional Walks Allowed

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per 9 Innings

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per Game

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Power Finesse Ratio

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitches

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitcher Hits Batsman

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Balks

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batters Faced

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Finished

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hits

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Flies

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays Enabled

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks & Hits per Inn. Pitched (WHIP)

Rod Carew
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tony Gwynn
Career
162 Game Avg.