Lance David Carter
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 190 lb.
Born: December 18, 1974 in Bradenton, FL
High School: Manatee HS (Bradenton, FL) School: State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (Bradenton, FL) by the Drafted Kansas City Royals in the 21st round of the 1994 amateur draft. Signed June 12, 1994.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 15, 1999 (Age 24)
vs. ANA 1.0 IP, 1 H, 0 SO, 0 BB, 1 ER, L Teams (by GP): DevilRays/Dodgers/Royals 1999-2006 Agents: Scott Boras [*] Final Game: May 26, 2006 (Age 31)
vs. WSN 1.0 IP, 2 H, 0 SO, 1 BB, 2 ER
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News -- November 2013
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7/31 Feelin' Kinda Blue: Dodgers acquire Brandon League for Leon Landry and Logan Bawcom:
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6/27 Feelin' Kinda Blue: Dodgers showcasing Zach Lee for potential trade?: Ken Gurnick seems to think so.
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5/14 High Heat Stats: The Mount Rushmore of the Tampa Bay Rays: Following on Graham’s original post (which itself expands on an idea tweeted by Buster Olney), I’ve decided to go ... News -- February 2012
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