Steve Carlton and Tom Seaver Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Steve Carlton or Tom Seaver? 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 Steve Carlton vs. Tom Seaver 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.

Steve Carlton Tom Seaver
Bats Left Right
Throws Left Right
Position Starting Pitcher Starting Pitcher
Generation The Silent Generation The Silent Generation
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Pitching Stats for Steve Carlton and Tom Seaver

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24
1.126
Career
162 Game Avg.
20
1.044
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741
34.750
Career
162 Game Avg.
656
34.235
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162 Game Avg.
709
33.250
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
647
33.765
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162 Game Avg.
329
15.429
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
311
16.230
Career
162 Game Avg.
244
11.443
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162 Game Avg.verified
205
10.698
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.574
0.574
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0.603
0.603
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162 Game Avg.
254
11.912
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
231
12.055
Career
162 Game Avg.
55
2.579
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61
3.183
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162 Game Avg.verified
2
0.094
Career
162 Game Avg.
1
0.052
Career
162 Game Avg.
1864
87.415
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1521
79.377
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.215
3.215
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162 Game Avg.verified
2.862
2.862
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.197
3.197
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162 Game Avg.verified
2.673
2.673
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.531
3.531
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162 Game Avg.verified
3.430
3.430
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.240
0.240
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.225
0.225
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162 Game Avg.
15652
734.025
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
14348
748.783
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5217.330
244.675
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
4782.670
249.594
Career
162 Game Avg.
4672
219.101
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162 Game Avg.verified
3971
207.236
Career
162 Game Avg.
8.059
8.059
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162 Game Avg.verified
7.473
7.473
Career
162 Game Avg.
414
19.415
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162 Game Avg.
380
19.831
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.714
0.714
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.715
0.715
Career
162 Game Avg.
1833
85.961
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1390
72.540
Career
162 Game Avg.
150
7.035
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116
6.054
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.162
3.162
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2.616
2.616
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4136
193.964
Career
162 Game Avg.
3640
189.962
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162 Game Avg.verified
7.135
7.135
Career
162 Game Avg.
6.850
6.850
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5.582
5.582
Career
162 Game Avg.
5.549
5.549
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1.144
1.144
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.052
1.052
Career
162 Game Avg.
183
8.582
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126
6.576
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53
2.486
Career
162 Game Avg.
76
3.966
Career
162 Game Avg.
90
4.221
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8
0.418
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21683
1016.860
Career
162 Game Avg.
19369
1010.820
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13
0.610
Career
162 Game Avg.
6
0.313
Career
162 Game Avg.
2130
99.890
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1674
87.362
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.674
3.674
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3.150
3.150
Career
162 Game Avg.
203
9.520
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141
7.358
Career
162 Game Avg.
103
4.830
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162 Game Avg.
96
5.010
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287
13.459
Career
162 Game Avg.
207
10.803
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.247
1.247
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1.121
1.121

Fielding Stats for Steve Carlton and Tom Seaver

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24
5.247
Career
162 Game Avg.
20
4.939
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741
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
656
162
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709
155.004
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
647
159.777
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15652
3421.890
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
14349
3543.500
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5217.330
1140.630
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
4783
1181.170
Career
162 Game Avg.
109
23.830
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328
81
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162 Game Avg.
724
158.283
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
692
170.890
Career
162 Game Avg.
42
9.182
Career
162 Game Avg.
42
10.372
Career
162 Game Avg.
875
191.296
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1062
262.262
Career
162 Game Avg.
833
182.113
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1020
251.890
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.952
0.952
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0.960
0.960
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.124
1.124
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1.555
1.555
Career
162 Game Avg.
36
7.870
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54
13.335
Steve Carlton
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0
0
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0

Hitting Stats for Steve Carlton and Tom Seaver

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24
1
Career
162 Game Avg.
20
1
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745
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
677
162
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1877
408.153
Career
162 Game Avg.
1552
371.380
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1719
373.796
Career
162 Game Avg.
1315
314.668
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0.201
0.201
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.154
0.154
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0.520
0.520
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.499
0.499
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162 Game Avg.verified
346
75.238
Career
162 Game Avg.
202
48.337
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278
60.451
Career
162 Game Avg.
157
37.569
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49
10.655
Career
162 Game Avg.
28
6.700
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6
1.305
Career
162 Game Avg.
5
1.197
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162 Game Avg.
13
2.827
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
12
2.872
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162 Game Avg.verified
68
14.787
Career
162 Game Avg.
45
10.768
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.008
0.008
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.009
0.009
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.038
0.038
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0.059
0.059
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162 Game Avg.verified
96.045
20.885
Career
162 Game Avg.
65.907
15.771
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162 Game Avg.verified
446
96.982
Career
162 Game Avg.
276
66.044
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162 Game Avg.verified
397
86.328
Career
162 Game Avg.
314
75.137
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.212
0.212
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.202
0.202
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.259
0.259
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.210
0.210
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.471
0.471
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.412
0.412
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.058
0.058
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.056
0.056
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.160
0.160
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.144
0.144
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.354
0.354
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.345
0.345
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0.255
0.255
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.231
0.231
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123
26.746
Career
162 Game Avg.
99
23.690
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140
30.443
Career
162 Game Avg.
86
20.579
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250
54.363
Career
162 Game Avg.
173
41.397
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91.079
19.805
Career
162 Game Avg.
51.404
12.301
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162 Game Avg.verified
10
2.175
Career
162 Game Avg.
4
0.957
Career
162 Game Avg.
41
8.915
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162 Game Avg.verified
108
25.843
Steve Carlton
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
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162 Game Avg.verified
413
89.807
Career
162 Game Avg.
485
116.056
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162 Game Avg.verified
4.545
4.545
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.200
3.200
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.099
0.099
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.223
0.223
Career
162 Game Avg.
94
20.440
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162 Game Avg.verified
121
28.954
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162 Game Avg.verified
13
2.827
Career
162 Game Avg.
4
0.957
Career
162 Game Avg.
2
0.435
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162 Game Avg.verified
4
0.957
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162 Game Avg.verified
2
0.435
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
4
0.870
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
4
0.957
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.500
0.500
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1
1