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Matt AndersonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1995-2008 MLB Years: 1998-2005
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-455Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Jason Anderson
Height6-4Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 17,1976 [41.279]PlaceLouisville,Kentucky
High SchoolSt. Xavier (Louisville,KY)
CollegeRice University (Houston,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$2,505,000
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1998-MLB-#24
MLB DebutJune 25,1998 [21.312]
OrganizationsDET [7] CHA [1] COL [1] NYN [1] SFN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID1292Retrosheet IDandem002MLBAM ID150183
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts68Walks31Hittable62SO/BB42vsPower62Hitting0Durability57Team.438Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1995RiceCollegeNCAAFrRel181122.5128424000171.2462720052630001.375.78--6.537.911.21.846-
1996RiceCollegeNCAASoS/R19934.3725619010478.0684238055700001.577.81--6.328.041.27.750-
1997RiceCollegeNCAAJrRel201022.0530030000979.04827180291050000.975.47--3.3011.963.62.833-
1998Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-Rel21100.69170170013326.0184208342001.006.23--2.7711.774.251.000-
1998Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet-R/CL21100.601301300121015.071115111000.804.200.603.006.602.201.000-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0200.663003000251341.02553113453000.935.490.222.859.883.461.000-
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet14,51Rel21513.27420420010044.0381616331442021.577.770.616.349.001.42.8334.28
1999Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-Rel22046.39244200018538.0322727931354101.667.582.137.348.291.13.000-
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet14Rel22215.6837037009038.0332724835323011.797.821.898.297.580.91.6677.03
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet14Rel23324.72690690027174.0614439845714031.437.390.975.458.601.58.6004.56
2001Detroit TigersALMLBdet14R/CL24314.826206200412256.0563330218529101.329.000.322.898.362.89.7502.62
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet14Rel25219.0012012008011.01713111881022.2713.910.826.556.551.00.6675.42
2003Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet16S/R26133.7923518009338.050231648310001.5311.840.951.897.343.88.250-
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet14Rel26015.40230230010323.025171459131011.469.641.933.475.011.44.0005.99
2004Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet14Rel27055.82340340014134.0412622523255001.8810.851.326.096.621.09.000-
2005Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-Rel28334.21460460036947.0362322521467201.216.890.964.028.812.19.500-
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol14Rel280012.6012012006010.019171431140023.0017.102.709.903.600.36-10.02
2006Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd--Rel29114.1115015004215.0127718170001.307.040.594.709.982.13.500-
2006Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-Rel29129.17260260013034.0483635829333002.2412.582.107.608.651.14.333-
2008Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha4,14Rel31005.6015015005017.216111128152001.368.151.024.087.641.88--
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1575.1925702570011126256.224916714830157224201111.588.731.055.517.851.43.6821.74
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter7174.9019891890012031249.12481511363413323024301.528.931.224.798.281.73.292-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter5175.731689159009518208.12231461333312018521301.649.601.425.177.971.54.227-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.601301300121015.071115111000.804.200.603.006.602.201.000-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.69170170013326.0184208342001.006.23--2.7711.774.251.000-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter114.1115015004215.0127718170001.307.040.594.709.982.13.500-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3072.9983107301014228.1162967601362380001.306.37--5.349.351.75.811-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1574.8924502450010526246.22301501342714622020191.528.390.995.338.031.51.682-
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0012.6012012006010.019171431140023.0017.102.709.903.600.36--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1365.192200220009522220.02131431272613519217191.588.731.055.517.851.43.6841.74
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings6154.9017481660010627220.02181331203011720221301.528.931.224.798.281.73.286-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-p28301000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2006Hagerstown SunsSALAnyn17297722230467011912375113328.207.319.252.571568266.260.045.207.26813.9119.171.380.38222.0017.39
2006Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-29166000000000600000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9322830467011912375713328.202.312.246.558568272.260.044.202.26213.6020.961.540.37228.0017.39
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12322930467011912375813328.201.311.245.556568273.260.044.201.00013.5521.251.570.37229.0017.39
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter467000000000700000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7722230467011912375113328.207.319.252.571568266.260.045.207.00013.9119.171.380.38222.0017.39
Average Minor - Per 162 games162302406190125134976144311.201.311.245.5567411360.260.044.201.00013.5521.251.570.37229.0017.39

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det21P17----1-1---------17100.012.2
1998Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet21P13--11--221.0000.15------13100.09.3
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet21P42-44-81-98.8890.190.18-----42100.025.9
1999Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet22P24--2---221.0000.08------24100.016.7
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet22P37-38-1--111.0000.030.03-----37100.023.0
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet23P69-7446--10101.0000.140.14-----69100.042.6
2001Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P62-5695--14141.0000.230.25-----62100.038.3
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P12-1111-1221.0000.170.18-----12100.07.5
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26P23---11-21.5000.04------23100.016.1
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P23-23121-43.7500.130.13-----23100.014.2
2004Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet27P34--114-62.3330.06------34100.023.8
2005Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol28P46--32--551.0000.11------46100.032.2
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol28P12-101---111.0000.080.10-----12100.07.4
2006Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn29P26--13--441.0000.15------26100.018.1
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha31P15---------------15100.010.6
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P257-2561623214139.9510.150.15-----2570.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P168--775-1914.7370.08------1680.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--11--221.0000.15------130.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P17----1-1---------170.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det2117----------
1998Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet2113----------
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet2142----------
1999Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2224----------
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet2237----------
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet2369----------
2001Detroit TigersALMLBdet2462----------
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet2512----------
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2623----------
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet2623----------
2004Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2734----------
2005Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol2846----------
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2812----------
2006Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn2926----------
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha3115----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29014.9140400103.2532000201.5612.270.000.000.0007.36.000
2008Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB310116.2020200101.2233110202.5010.805.405.400.000.0016.20.000
2011Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB340116.2030300101.2543011205.0027.000.005.405.401.0021.60.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs0310.2990900307.012108121602.0015.431.292.571.290.5012.86.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
19971st Team College All-American (SP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-01-14ContractSigned by Phillies 
2005-02-24ContractSigned by Rockies (minor) 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-12-23Contractsigned 
* 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
1997Detroit Tigers-202,505,000-------2,505,000Signing Bonus out of 1997 Draft (1st round - 1st overall)
1998Detroit TigersTeam Payroll21170,000-81236-1,276,192170,0002,675,000
1999Detroit TigersTeam Payroll22240,000-64424291,454,491200,0002,915,000
2000Detroit TigersTeam Payroll23255,000-60823331,394,248200,0003,170,000
2001Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24355,000-54118401,897,758200,0003,525,000
2002Detroit TigersTeam Payroll251,800,000-32410642,011,045200,0005,325,000
2003Detroit TigersTeam Payroll263,200,000-218573++2,163,527300,0008,525,000
2005Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll28300,000-79440-2,189,055300,0008,825,000
* 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