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Matt SinatroTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1992 MLB Years: 1981-1992
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PositionsC-1089, OF-3, 3B-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Stephen Sinatro
Height5-9Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 22,1960 [58.031]PlaceWest Hartford,Connecticut
High SchoolConard (West Hartford,CT)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (27th overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 22,1981 [21.184]
OrganizationsATL [9] SEA [3] OAK [2] CHA [1] DET [1] HOU [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID18044Retrosheet IDsinam001MLBAM ID122265
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed48Power43Contact67XBH43RBIs45Runs41Hitting45Durability36Team.512Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Kingsport BravesAppRkatl-c18351121523700641141221100.205.302.268.570307130.228.063.214.27310.779.230.860.000.0030.43
1979Greenwood BravesWcarAatl-c1912038554971647572515425964400.252.332.369.70114227441.279.117.252.3199.5213.381.401.5955.0027.84
1980Savannah BravesSouAAatl-c201224497612518111501710485756400.278.352.396.74817830512.296.118.241.3419.3811.131.192.1540.8224.00
1981Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c21121430431011326531813425853400.235.308.316.62413621484.257.081.191.2928.6811.981.381.2471.6720.79
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl14c211232491104105400010.281.378.375.75312237.321.094.281.34113.5110.810.800.000.0022.22
1982Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c2272246396271829134304512100.252.335.386.7219516280.278.134.293.32810.7116.071.502.8630.7525.81
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl14c22378110112014014902003.136.176.198.37416387.141.062.099.1744.6010.342.251.1581.0027.27
1983Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c23110365367711144166286116210.211.268.279.54710216402.242.068.145.2526.9715.172.181.0091.2520.78
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl14c23712020002002100000.167.286.167.4532014.182.000.167.23014.297.140.500.000.000.00
1984Greenville BravesSouAAatl-c24101352368016154985364325410.227.299.321.62011322399.244.094.205.2859.0210.781.191.2570.4027.50
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl14c2424000000000000000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1985Greenville BravesSouAAatl-c254917225484162840151305200.279.333.419.7527211194.271.140.250.3357.736.700.873.0928.6722.92
1985Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c25246771930181031000110.284.310.373.68325471.316.089.149.2984.2314.083.331.4167.0021.05
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         7323932677173650182305310.280.327.406.7339715265.283.126.222.3256.798.681.282.6434.1422.39
1986Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c26286681320270251202100.197.250.318.56821474.208.121.167.2566.7616.222.402.7033.0030.77
1986Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-c261132483003001601000.250.273.344.61711334.308.094.125.2752.9417.656.000.000.0037.50
1986Totals for AAA-AAA         39981221502100261803100.214.257.327.584327108.241.113.153.2625.5616.673.001.8549.0033.33
1987Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-c2779215305413053263353418230.251.356.381.7378218261.275.130.307.32813.4113.030.971.9243.0033.33
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak11c2763000000000100001.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1988Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-c287723428548122322374122000.231.341.299.6407011275.272.068.226.30313.4514.911.110.73117.0020.37
1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak11c28109132005000100102.333.300.556.8565210.333.223.222.3510.0010.000.000.000.0066.67
1989Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-c294612813336001211162115100.258.342.305.647396151.306.047.172.30410.6013.911.310.000.0018.18
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet52c291325230001001310001.120.185.120.3053027.136.000.040.1543.7011.113.000.000.000.00
1990Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-c30920160012002301000.300.364.450.8149123.313.150.250.3688.7013.041.504.3520.0016.67
1990Seattle MarinersALMLBsea17c30305021510041041003003.300.352.320.67216157.375.020.120.3127.0217.542.500.000.006.67
1991Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-c314013113348031911162013200.260.340.389.7295111153.282.129.252.33110.4613.071.251.9643.6732.35
1991Seattle MarinersALMLBsea17c3158120001001100000.250.333.250.583209.286.000.125.28011.1111.111.000.000.000.00
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea17c321828030000000500001.107.107.107.2143028.130.000.000.0980.0017.860.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter140252204861121211735151111.190.244.234.478598276.217.044.115.0006.1612.682.060.36252.0016.67
Minor League Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1044340442883413512614191066337049527542960.245.321.345.66611762083884.269.100.222.0009.5312.741.341.5755.8024.94
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter617193422246174532229483221531112331450.238.316.331.6476411112208.267.093.213.0009.7414.091.451.4560.4424.08
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter272973137253383221272915991137161010.260.330.373.703363631105.272.113.229.0008.9610.231.141.9944.2324.90
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12038554971647572515425964400.252.332.369.70114227441.279.117.252.0009.5213.381.401.5955.0027.84
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter351121523700641141221100.205.302.268.570307130.228.063.214.00010.779.230.860.000.0030.43
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter5812914223111011111402013.171.236.233.469305142.184.062.147.0007.759.861.270.70129.0022.73
Seattle Mariners Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter538632010051051603004.233.275.244.51921194.286.011.081.0005.3217.023.200.000.005.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1325230001001310001.120.185.120.3053027.136.000.040.0003.7011.113.000.000.000.00
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1612132005000200103.250.231.417.6485213.273.167.167.0000.0015.380.000.000.0066.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games162292235671124212041161113.190.244.234.478689319.217.044.115.0006.1612.682.060.36252.0016.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games162528661292129651610577748510.245.321.345.66618232603.269.100.222.0009.5312.741.341.5755.8024.94

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Kingsport Braves AppRkatl18C32--1982622226224.9917.00-----93591.445.7
1979Greenwood Braves WcarAatl19C102--63969118719708.9856.94-----1512085.073.9
1979Greenwood Braves WcarAatl19OF1--2---221.0002.00------1200.80.7
1980Savannah Braves SouAAatl20C96--514701510599584.9756.08------12278.766.7
1981Richmond Braves ILAAAatl21C120--73878129828816.9866.80-----812199.286.3
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl21C12--5610-166661.0005.50-4640.0112100.011.3
1982Richmond Braves ILAAAatl22C72--4235358481476.9906.61-----672100.051.8
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22C35--11225-11371371.0003.91-301075.033794.621.6
1983Richmond Braves ILAAAatl23C108--64260810710702.9896.50-----611098.277.7
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23C7--2451-3029.9674.14-6460.017100.04.3
1984Greenville Braves SouAAatl24C94--4666475537530.9875.64-----1210193.166.7
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24C2--4---441.0002.00-3-100.0-2100.01.2
1985Greenville Braves SouAAatl25C48--2654978321314.9786.54------4998.033.3
1985Richmond Braves ILAAAatl25C22--8983110097.9704.41------2491.715.7
1986Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26C24--1241822144142.9865.92------2885.717.1
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha26C11--607427167.9446.09-----111100.07.7
1987Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak27C62--36846124426414.9726.68-----27978.543.4
1987Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak273B1--14--551.0005.00------791.30.7
1987Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak27OF1--1---111.0001.00------791.30.7
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27C6--4---441.0000.67-1-100.0-6100.03.7
1988Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak28C72--3604873415408.9835.67-----57793.550.0
1988Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak28OF1--1---111.0001.00------771.30.7
1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28C9--212-123231.0002.56------1090.05.6
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29C43--2242862258252.9775.86-----34693.530.3
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet29C13--422--44441.0003.38-10376.9113100.08.0
1990Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea30C8--331--34341.0004.25------988.95.6
1990Seattle MarinersALMLBsea30C28--1121611129128.9924.57-121152.213093.317.3
1991Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea31C40--1991794225216.9605.40-----940100.029.4
1991Seattle MarinersALMLBsea31C5--183--21211.0004.20-1-100.0-5100.03.1
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32C18--434-147471.0002.61-4357.1-18100.011.1
MLB Totals for C - 10 season(s)-   C135--4366725505503.9963.73-713765.771350.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 10 season(s)-   C582--3260364684536923624.9826.23-----405820.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF2--2---221.0001.00------20.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1--14--551.0005.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C238--1245183292314571428.9806.00-----122380.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C102--63969118719708.9856.94-----151020.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C32--1982622226224.9917.00-----9320.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Kingsport Braves AppRkatl18-32---------
1979Greenwood Braves WcarAatl19-102-------1-
1980Savannah Braves SouAAatl20-96---------
1981Richmond Braves ILAAAatl21-120---------
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl21-12---------
1982Richmond Braves ILAAAatl22-72---------
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22-35---------
1983Richmond Braves ILAAAatl23-108---------
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23-7---------
1984Greenville Braves SouAAatl24-94---------
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24-2---------
1985Greenville Braves SouAAatl25-48---------
1985Richmond Braves ILAAAatl25-22---------
1986Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26-24---------
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha26-11---------
1987Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak27-62---1---1-
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27-6---------
1988Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak28-72-------1-
1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28-9---------
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29-43---------
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet29-13---------
1990Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea30-8---------
1990Seattle MarinersALMLBsea30-28---------
1991Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea31-40---------
1991Seattle MarinersALMLBsea31-5---------
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32-18---------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1993Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea33Major League Advance Scout1628280.50612.04Lou Piniella
1994Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea34Major League Advance Scout1124963.4382.03Lou Piniella
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea35Bullpen Coach1457966.545--1Lou PiniellaLost ALCS (Indians)
1996Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea36Bullpen Coach1618576.5284.52Lou Piniella
1997Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea37Bullpen Coach1629072.556--1Lou PiniellaLost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea38Bullpen Coach1617685.47211.53Lou Piniella
1999Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea39Bullpen Coach1627983.48816.02Lou Piniella
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea40Bullpen Coach1629171.5620.52Lou PiniellaLost ALCS (Yankees)
2001Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea41Bullpen Coach16211646.716--1Lou PiniellaLost ALCS (Yankees)
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea42Bullpen Coach1629369.57410.03Lou Piniella-
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba43Bullpen Coach1626399.38938.05Lou Piniella-
2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba44Bullpen Coach1617091.43530.54Lou Piniella-
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba45Bullpen Coach1626795.41428.05Lou Piniella-
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn47First Base Coach1628577.525--1Lou PiniellaLost in NLDS (Arizona)
2008Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn48First Base Coach1619764.602--1Lou PiniellaLost in NLDS (Los Angeles)
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn49First Base Coach1618378.5167.54Lou Piniella
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn50Assistant Coach1627587.46316.05Mike Quade,Lou Piniella
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1980Southern League Best Hustler1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1992-10-05Released by Mariners. 
1992-01-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1991-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-11-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1990-10-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-08-05Purchased by Mariners from Tigers. 
1989-06-19Purchased by Tigers from Astros. 
1989-04-06TradeTraded by Athletics to Astros for Troy Afenir. 
1988-01-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1987-10-12Released by Athletics. 
1987-04-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1986-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-08-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1986-08-15Released by Braves. 
1984-12-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1984-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1987Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll2760,000-59542-344,90660,00060,000
1988Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll2862,500-60434-392,10762,500122,500
1989Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2962,500-69144-429,80262,500185,000
1990Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll30100,000-64942-515,727100,000285,000
1991Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll31100,000-62038-742,231100,000385,000
1992Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll32150,000-5452231962,245109,000535,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red