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Matt KarchnerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1989-2000 MLB Years: 1995-2000
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PositionsP-458Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Dean Karchner
Height6-4Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 28,1967 [50.299]PlaceBerwick,Pennsylvania
High SchoolBerwick (Berwick,PA)
CollegeBloomsburg University of Pennslyvania (Bloomsburg,PA)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 8th round (205th overall) of the 1989 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsBob Carter
MLB DebutJuly 18,1995 [28.020]
OrganizationsCHA [5] KCA [5] CHN [3] Awards0
TBC Player ID13564Retrosheet IDkarcm001MLBAM ID116840
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts43Walks60Hittable56SO/BB57vsPower56Hitting0Durability55Team.478Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1989Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-kca-S/R22113.90853000030.030191318257001.279.000.302.407.503.13.500-
1990Appleton FoxesMidwAkca-S/R23274.82271116105071.0704238331584001.428.870.383.937.351.87.222-
1991Baseball City RoyalsFSLA+kca-Rel24631.97380380016573.0492816125657001.016.040.123.088.012.60.667-
1992Memphis ChicksSouAAkca48S/R25884.473318152021141.01618370535888101.3910.280.322.235.622.51.500-
1993Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-S/R26324.20651001030.034161424141001.2710.200.601.204.203.50.600-
1994Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-Rel27521.26390390033643.036106014295001.167.53--2.936.072.07.714-
1994Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-Rel27421.37170170011226.0185407191000.956.15--2.396.492.71.667-
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0941.30560560044869.0541510021486001.087.01--2.736.232.29.6922.66
1995Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-Rel28331.45280280021937.03976310292001.319.400.722.416.992.90.500-
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha60Rel28421.69310310010032.03386212241011.419.280.563.386.752.00.6673.63
1996Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-Rel29000.0010100000.2000000000----------0.00--
1996Chicago White SoxALMLBcha47Rel29745.76500500013159.06142381041464021.729.251.526.226.981.12.6365.99
1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-Rel30211.9313013008318.2125416111000.965.790.482.895.301.83.667-
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha47R/CL30312.915205200251552.2501817426306001.448.540.684.445.131.15.7504.44
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha47R/CL31245.153203200231136.2332121219300051.428.100.494.667.361.58.3334.18
1998Chicago CubsNLMLBchn52Rel31315.1429029003028.0301816614221001.579.641.934.507.071.57.7505.85
1999Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-Rel32006.3551400005.26441160001.249.531.591.599.536.00--
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn52Rel32102.5016016002018.016553991021.398.001.504.504.501.001.0006.13
2000Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn34Rel33214.0120119005242.2462319212352001.369.700.422.537.382.92.667-
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn52Rel33116.1413013005014.219111031152002.0511.661.846.753.070.45.5007.36
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter21134.212230223008127239.024212311330132166150101.559.021.124.926.191.26.6182.01
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter36303.36235411943010228517.05012421941915337938101.268.680.332.656.572.48.545-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1172.5484282004516129.012144377361006001.208.290.482.476.852.78.611-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16123.7978235520367214.02311099075313114101.339.710.292.235.512.47.571-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter631.97380380016573.0492816125657001.016.040.123.088.012.60.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter274.82271116105071.0704238331584001.428.870.383.937.351.87.222-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113.90853000030.030191318257001.279.000.302.407.503.13.500-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter16114.081650165007127179.21778982189813011081.528.820.904.886.481.33.593-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter524.60580580010060.26534311234364021.639.641.785.045.341.06.714-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings19124.212030203007425220.02211121032712015114091.559.021.124.926.191.26.6132.01
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15133.361001783104312220.02121038286516116001.268.680.332.656.572.48.536-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn34p332010000000000500000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn52p33120000000001001000.0001.000.0001.000002.000.000.000.72250.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter120000000001001000.0001.000.0001.000002.000.000.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2010000000000500000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2010000000000500000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter120000000001001000.0001.000.0001.000002.000.000.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162000000000140014000.0001.000.0001.0000027.000.000.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162810000000004100000.000.000.000.0000081.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1989Eugene Emeralds NwstA-kca22P8--15-1661.0000.75------8100.010.5
1990Appleton Foxes MidwAkca23P27---20332320.8700.74------27100.020.3
1991Baseball City Royals FSLA+kca24P38--5132-2018.9000.47------38100.029.0
1992Memphis Chicks SouAAkca25P33--926233735.9461.06------33100.022.9
1993Memphis Chicks SouAAkca26P6--63-1991.0001.50------6100.04.3
1994Birmingham Barons SouAAcha27P39--29-111111.0000.28------39100.028.1
1994Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha27P17--17-1881.0000.47------17100.011.8
1995Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha28P28--46231210.8330.36------28100.019.4
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28P31-3263-2991.0000.290.28-----31100.021.5
1996Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha29P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1996Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P50-59432197.7780.140.12-----50100.030.9
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha30P13--12--331.0000.23------13100.09.1
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30P52-5226-2881.0000.150.15-----52100.032.3
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31P32-3626--881.0000.250.22-----32100.019.8
1998Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31P29-2815--661.0000.210.21-----29100.017.8
1999Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn32P5---------------5100.03.5
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32P16-1811--221.0000.130.11-----16100.09.9
2000Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn33P20--56--11111.0000.55------20100.013.9
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33P13-1423--551.0000.380.36-----13100.08.0
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P223-2391827254745.9570.200.19-----2230.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P84--1221243533.9430.39------840.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P78--1738255755.9650.71------780.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P38--5132-2018.9000.47------380.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27---20332320.8700.74------270.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--15-1661.0000.75------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1989Eugene Emeralds NwstA-kca228----------
1990Appleton Foxes MidwAkca2327----------
1991Baseball City Royals FSLA+kca2438----------
1992Memphis Chicks SouAAkca2533----------
1993Memphis Chicks SouAAkca266----------
1994Birmingham Barons SouAAcha2739----------
1994Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha2717----------
1995Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha2828----------
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2831----------
1996Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha291----------
1996Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2950----------
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha3013----------
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3052----------
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3132----------
1998Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3129----------
1999Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn325----------
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3216----------
2000Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn3320----------
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3313----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1998Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB310013.501000.2110105.0013.500.000.0013.5000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs0013.5010100000.7101001001.5013.500.000.0013.5000.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2000-09-05Released by Cubs. 
1998-07-29TradeTraded by White Sox to Cubs for Jon Garland. 
1993-12-13Selected by White Sox from Royals in the minor league draft. 
1992-04-04Returned to Royals. 
* 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
1995Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll28109,000-75341-999,520109,000109,000
1996Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll29135,000-6542627957,870109,000244,000
1997Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll30200,000-57527351,182,177150,000444,000
1998Chicago CubsTeam Payroll31300,000-50124431,276,192170,000744,000
1998Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll31300,000-50112431,276,192170,000744,000
1999Chicago CubsTeam Payroll32776,000-38622581,454,491200,0001,520,000
2000Chicago CubsTeam Payroll33776,000-39419571,394,248200,0002,296,000
* 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