BirthdayNovember 10, 1958
BirthplaceSan Antonio, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Gary Carter

    Full name: Gary Carter
    Also known as: Gary Carter, Carter, Gary Edmund, Gary Edmund Carter
    Professions: American Major League Baseball player and sports announcer

  2. Gary Carter Known for

    JFK (1991), Late Bloomers (1996), Curse of the Starving Class (1994), Final Exit (1995)

  3. Gary Carter Death information

    Died: Thursday, 16th of February, 2012 (Age: 53)

  4. Gary Carter Biography

    Gary Edmund Carter (April 8, 1954 – February 16, 2012) was an American professional baseball catcher whose 21-year career was spent primarily with the Montreal Expos and New York Mets. Nicknamed "Kid" for his youthful exuberance, Carter was named an All-Star 11 times, and was a member of the 1986 World Champion Mets.Known throughout his career for his hitting and his excellent defense behind the plate, Carter made a major contribution to the Mets' World Series championship in 1986, including a 12th-inning single against the Houston Astros that won Game 5 of the NLCS and a 10th-inning single against the Boston Red Sox to start the fabled comeback rally in Game 6 of the World Series. He is one of only four people ever to be named captain of the Mets, and he had his number retired by the Expos.After retiring from baseball, Carter coached baseball at the college and minor-league level. In 2003, he was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York. Carter was the first Hall of Famer whose plaque depicts him as a member of the Montreal Expos.

  5. Gary Carter Family

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