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Matt SzczurTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: San Diego Padres MLB Years: 2014-2018
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PositionsCF-449, LF-190, RF-117Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Szczur
Height6-1Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 20,1989 [28.276]PlaceCape May,New Jersey
High SchoolLower Cape May Regional (Cape May,NJ)
CollegeVillanova University (Villanova,PA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 5th round (160th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 38th round (1156th overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$100,000Signing ScoutsTim AdkinsService Time2.134 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2011-CHN-#7 ... 2012-MLB-#64 ... 2012-CHN-#3
MLB DebutAugust 17,2014 [25.028]
OrganizationsCHN [8] SDN [2] Awards1
TBC Player ID129461Retrosheet IDszczm001MLBAM ID519333
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed65Power49Contact72XBH51RBIs44Runs57Hitting60Durability53Team.516Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009VillanovaBigEastNCAA-1Fr20of19481884565102124187272363300.346.438.436.8748213227.383.090.293.39211.8910.130.850.44188.0020.00
2010VillanovaBigEastNCAA-1So20of2039174407713743810514921002.443.489.6671.15611624191.453.224.333.4997.334.710.642.0943.5031.17
2010Arizona CubsArizRkchn-2012110000101010000.500.750.5001.250104.500.0001.000.58225.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Boise HawksNwstA-chn-cf-lf201873172990081061110201.397.439.521.96038982.453.124.219.4187.3213.411.830.000.0031.03
2010Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn11cf20626651102003510001.192.300.308.6088230.238.116.231.28010.0016.671.670.000.0040.00
2010Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         25101243510101020101630202.347.414.465.8794711116.402.118.238.3888.6213.791.600.000.0031.43
2011Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn4cf21662745586151527175212820104.314.366.431.79711821298.335.117.237.3527.059.401.331.6854.8024.42
2011Daytona CubsFSLA+chn4cf21431732045725197052012102.260.283.410.6937114182.268.150.220.3022.7510.994.002.7534.6031.11
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         109447751312231046245264832206.293.335.423.75818935480.309.130.230.3335.4210.001.852.0844.7026.72
2012Daytona CubsFSLA+chn4cf227829568871942343812475042412.295.394.407.80112025352.344.112.359.35513.3514.201.060.57147.5028.74
2012Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn2cf-rf22351432430742642142910000.210.285.357.6425113158.250.147.259.2838.8618.352.071.2771.5043.33
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         113438921172684404214617952412.267.360.390.75017138510.315.123.326.33211.9615.491.300.78109.5032.48
2013Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn4cf231285127814427434422125075633011.281.350.367.71718834574.323.086.203.3228.7113.071.500.52170.6723.61
2014Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn11cf2411641452108161124307307839119.261.315.312.62712918457.318.051.179.2846.5617.072.600.22414.0016.67
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn41rf-cf24336261420250041100001.226.273.355.62822466.245.129.194.2806.0616.672.753.0331.0028.57
2015Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn8cf25702674078122831205225166404.292.355.442.79711822305.330.150.288.3467.2116.722.322.6233.3828.21
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBchn41lf25477251650182061501101.222.278.333.61124680.263.111.222.2697.5018.752.501.2572.0037.50
2016Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn31o2611100000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.34550.0050.001.000.000.000.00
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn20lf2610718530489152424133910122.259.310.400.7107415200.303.141.200.3046.5019.503.002.5037.0031.25
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn20lf271519241003002401100.211.273.263.5365123.250.052.158.2398.7017.392.000.000.0025.00
2017San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23lf27104176264011231502324042002.227.358.364.7226416214.278.137.307.32414.9518.691.251.4058.6740.00
2017Totals for NL-NL         119195284412231802344443102.226.350.354.7046917237.275.128.292.31614.3518.571.291.2765.0038.64
2018San Diego PadresNLMLBsdnlf281417350000101500001.294.333.294.6275018.417.000.118.2875.5627.785.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter320531721272831155565811454327.239.318.365.68319442601.284.126.234.0009.6518.971.971.8348.2733.07
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter5622180362613113192619514043200348262216234.281.346.386.7328421582444.322.105.241.0008.1814.241.741.0683.8525.77
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter186681921862839555012521299155113.273.331.363.69424740762.323.090.222.0006.8216.932.481.1875.6721.51
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter164656103174348550261465105733011.265.337.364.70123947734.308.099.216.0008.8614.311.620.68131.2027.01
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter121468881322667534512527054514.282.357.408.76519139534.316.126.308.0009.7413.111.351.3166.8629.55
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter723006191162529175243330105.303.360.420.78012623328.327.117.237.0007.3210.061.381.5260.0025.27
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1873172990081061110201.397.439.521.96038982.453.124.219.0007.3213.411.830.000.0031.03
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12110000101010000.500.750.5001.250104.500.0001.000.00025.000.000.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter87362851422395622812413284302.392.461.5471.00819837418.418.155.312.0009.817.660.781.2072.4026.06
Chicago Cubs Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter202338438217184044256912324.243.294.370.66412526369.280.127.201.0006.7818.702.762.1742.2531.71
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter118193294511231512334542003.233.357.358.7156916232.290.125.290.00014.2219.401.361.2964.3335.56
Average MLB - Per 162 games162269366414262833295832214.239.318.365.6839821304.284.126.234.0009.6518.971.971.8348.2733.07
Average Minor - Per 162 games162628104177335756401258100765110.281.346.386.73224346704.322.105.241.0008.1814.241.741.0683.8525.77

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Boise Hawks NwstA-chn20CF5--10-1-1110.9092.00------1827.86.6
2010Boise Hawks NwstA-chn20LF4--31--441.0001.00------1822.25.3
2010Boise Hawks NwstA-chn20RF3--7---771.0002.33------1816.73.9
2010Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn20CF6--25-1-2625.9624.17------6100.04.4
2011Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn21CF56--128311132131.9922.34------6684.840.3
2011Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn21RF10--13---13131.0001.30------6615.27.2
2011Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21CF39--903219593.9792.38------4390.728.5
2011Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21RF1--1---111.0001.00------432.30.7
2012Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn22CF50--13431-138137.9932.74------7864.137.6
2012Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn22LF7--19---19191.0002.71------789.05.3
2012Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn22RF1---------------781.30.8
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22CF20--403-143431.0002.15------3557.114.3
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22RF12--2711-2928.9662.33------3534.38.6
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22LF4--81--991.0002.25------3511.42.9
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23CF92--192523199197.9902.14------12871.966.7
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23RF23--34---34341.0001.48------12818.016.7
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23LF14--26---26261.0001.86------12810.910.1
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24CF79--1719-11801801.0002.28------11668.154.9
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24LF20--293113332.9701.60------11617.213.9
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24RF14--25---25251.0001.79------11612.19.7
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24RF13455231-124241.0001.850.44-----3339.48.0
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24CF944814---14141.0001.560.29-----3327.35.6
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24LF643511---11111.0001.830.31-----3318.23.7
2015Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn25CF50--1086-21141141.0002.28------7071.434.7
2015Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn25LF10--19---19191.0001.90------7014.36.9
2015Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn25RF3--2---221.0000.67------704.32.1
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25LF2689416---16161.0000.620.17-----4755.316.0
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25CF64406---661.0001.000.15-----4712.83.7
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25RF4-92---221.0000.500.22-----478.52.5
2016Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn26CF1---------------1100.00.7
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26LF501420033---33331.0000.660.17-----10746.731.1
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26CF1566729---29291.0001.930.43-----10714.09.3
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26RF1598521---21211.0001.400.25-----10714.09.3
2017San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27LF441417339---39391.0000.890.23-----10442.327.2
2017San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27CF2014141362113938.9741.900.27-----10419.212.3
2017San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27RF1598623---23231.0001.530.27-----10414.49.3
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27LF5-72---221.0000.400.29-----1533.33.1
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27RF32224---441.0001.330.18-----1520.01.9
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27CF1-1-------------156.70.6
MLB Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF13140509101---1011011.0000.770.20-----1310.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 4 season(s)-   CF5128297852118887.9891.710.29-----510.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 4 season(s)-   RF5024257731-174741.0001.480.29-----500.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF129--27915-32942941.0002.28------1290.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF30--483115251.9811.70------300.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF17--27---27271.0001.59------170.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF113--232824242240.9922.12------1130.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF35--6111-6362.9841.77------350.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF18--341--35351.0001.94------180.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF89--224631233230.9872.58------890.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF7--19---19191.0002.71------70.00.0
A+ Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0
A Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF62--153321158156.9872.52------620.00.0
A Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF10--13---13131.0001.30------100.00.0
A- Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF5--10-1-1110.9092.00------50.00.0
A- Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF4--31--441.0001.00------40.00.0
A- Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF3--7---771.0002.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Boise Hawks NwstA-chn20------453--
2010Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn20-------6---
2011Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn21-------5610--
2011Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21-------391--
2012Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn22------7501--
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22------42012--
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23------149223--
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24------207914--
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24------6913--
2015Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn25------10503--
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25------2664--
2016Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn26-------1---
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26------501515--
2017San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27------442015--
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27------513--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2132110002001000000.500.667.5001.167103.500.000.50033.330.000.000.000.000.00
2012Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor22249113242211393141000000.264.362.363.725335105.288.099.31913.339.520.710.9591.0020.83
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB221321030002001200000.143.182.143.3253022.158.000.0484.559.092.000.000.000.00
2013Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB231016010001011800001.063.118.063.1811017.125.000.0005.8847.068.000.000.000.00
2014Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB241118321000102311000.111.238.167.4053122.133.056.2229.0913.641.500.000.0050.00
2015Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB252248121722593061300000.354.426.7921.21838954.400.438.62511.1124.072.179.269.6052.94
2016Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB261024591024311200000.375.400.6671.06716325.350.292.4174.008.002.008.0012.0033.33
2017Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27205010141219114511000.280.345.440.78522456.295.160.2407.148.931.251.7950.0028.57
2018San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB281525460037014301001.240.345.600.94515330.158.360.48013.3310.000.7510.008.3350.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs249113242211393141000000.264.362.363.725335105.288.099.31913.339.520.710.9591.0020.83
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs104204355354113484203623002.260.332.485.8179920229.268.225.3438.7315.721.804.8018.5537.74

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010Big East Conference All-Conference Team (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-01-12LFSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($0m) [Avoids arbitration]28.176Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-08-22LFSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from Bereavement list28.033Team Roster on 2017-08-22
2017-08-17LFSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YBereavementOff-RosterPlaced on bereavement/Family Emergency List28.028Team Roster on 2017-08-17
2017-05-08LFSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Cubs to Padres for Justin Hancock27.292Team Roster on 2017-05-08
2017-05-06LFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment27.290Team Roster on 2017-05-06
2016-05-22LFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.306Team Roster on 2016-05-22
2016-05-04LFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right hamstring26.288Team Roster on 2016-05-04
2015-08-28LFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)26.039Team Roster on 2015-08-28
2015-08-11LFChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)26.022Team Roster on 2015-08-11
2015-08-09LFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)26.020Team Roster on 2015-08-09
2015-08-07LFChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)26.018Team Roster on 2015-08-07
2015-08-04LFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)26.015Team Roster on 2015-08-04
2015-07-05LFChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)25.350Team Roster on 2015-07-05
2015-06-23CF-LFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)25.338Team Roster on 2015-06-23
2015-06-07CFChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)25.322Team Roster on 2015-06-07
2015-06-03CFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)25.318Team Roster on 2015-06-03
2015-05-16CFChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)25.300Team Roster on 2015-05-16
2015-05-06CFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)25.290Team Roster on 2015-05-06
2015-04-19CFChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)25.273Team Roster on 2015-04-19
2014-08-17CFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)25.028Team Roster on 2014-08-17
2014-04-12CFChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)24.266Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-31CFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minors24.254Team Roster on 2014-03-31
2013-10-07CFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tennessee (AA)24.079Team Roster on 2013-10-07
2013-03-08CFChicago CubsTennessee (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tennessee (AA)23.231Team Roster on 2013-03-08
2013-03-05CFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)23.228Team Roster on 2013-03-05
2012-11-12CFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActive--23.115Team Roster on 2012-11-12
2012-07-27CFChicago CubsTennessee (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tennessee (AA)23.007Team Roster on 2012-07-27
2012-06-22CFChicago CubsDaytona (A+)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Daytona (A+)22.337Team Roster on 2012-06-22
2012-05-25CFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YMinors--22.309Team Roster on 2012-05-25
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-07-02ContractSigned by Cubs 
* 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
2010Chicago Cubs-20100,000-------100,000Signing Bonus out of 2010 Draft (5th round - 160th overall)
2014Chicago CubsTeam Payroll24500,000-79438-3,256,497500,000600,000
2015Chicago CubsTeam Payroll25508,5000.13476933153,571,283507,5001,108,500
2016Chicago CubsTeam Payroll26511,5001.13471832213,498,245507,5001,620,000
2017Chicago CubsTeam Payroll27549,5002.13462730313,651,709535,0002,169,500
2017San Diego PadresTeam Payroll27549,5002.13462717313,651,709535,0002,169,500
2018San Diego PadresTeam Payroll28950,000-44213454,360,045545,0003,119,5002018-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($0m) [Avoids arbitration]
* 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