Danny Cater

Date of birth: 25 February 1940
Primary position: Utility Player

Career Batting Statistics through 2017 Season

SeasonABRHHRRBIBBSBAVG
19723173275839150.237
19731953061124100.313
19741261431520101.246
TOTAL638761671483351.262

Memorable Moments for Danny Cater

  • 22 March 1972 - The Red Sox trade reliever Sparky Lyle to the Yankees for first baseman Danny Cater. Lyle notches 141 saves and the 1977 Cy Young Award over the next seven seasons for the Bronx Bombers while Cater, brought in to replace power-hitting first baseman George Scott, hits .237 and only eight home runs in his first season and becomes a benchwarmer for his last two years with Boston.