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Steven MatzTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: New York Mets MLB Years: 2015-2018
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-115Position when DraftedLHPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSteven Jakob Matz
Height6-2Weight192BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 29,1991 [27.025]PlaceStony Brook,New York
High SchoolMelville (East Setauket,NY)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (72nd overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$895,000Signing ScoutsLarry Izzo JrService Time2.099 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2015-MLB-#33 ... 2015-NYN-#2 ... 2016-MLB-#13 ... 2016-NYN-#1   [PIPE] 2016-MLB-#15 ... 2016-NYN-#1
MLB DebutJune 28,2015 [24.030]
OrganizationsNYN [7] Awards6Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID148281Retrosheet IDmatzs001MLBAM ID571927
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (52.09%) -- Curveball (18.64%) -- Changeup (13.80%) -- Fastball (8.14%) -- Slider (6.00%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (1.34%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 92.88 - [2017] - 93.16 - [2016] - 90.57 - [2015] - 94.71
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts63Walks73Hittable52SO/BB75vsPower52Hitting45Durability41Team.499Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2012Kingsport MetsAppRknyn28ST21211.55660000029.016105117340001.144.970.315.2810.552.00.667-
2013Savannah Sand GnatsSALAnyn33ST22562.62212101100106.08636314381211001.177.280.343.2210.243.18.455-
2014St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn29ST23442.2112120000069.0662117021622001.258.57--2.738.052.95.500-
2014Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn11ST23652.2712120100071.0662318314690001.128.330.381.778.714.93.545-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01092.24242401000140.213244353351312001.198.450.192.248.383.74.526-
2015St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn32ST24004.9122000003.27220131002.1817.18--2.457.363.00--
2015Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn31ST24100.00220000011.020002100000.351.59--1.597.945.001.000-
2015Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn32ST24742.1915141000090.0692522631940001.116.870.603.099.373.03.636-
2015Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0842.05191810000104.07827246341071001.066.660.512.919.143.15.667-
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn32ST24402.27660000035.23499410340011.238.581.012.528.583.401.0003.61
2016New York MetsNLMLBnyn32ST25983.40222200000132.0129535014311293151.218.770.952.118.774.16.5293.39
2017St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn32ST26003.0011000003.02110230001.336.00--6.009.001.50--
2017Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn33ST26016.75330000013.013101032170001.138.782.031.3511.488.50.000-
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0016.06440000016.015111134200001.168.271.652.2011.025.00.000-
2017New York MetsNLMLBnyn32ST26276.0713130000066.28346451219481031.5311.201.622.566.482.53.2225.05
2018New York MetsNLMLBnynST27353.6814140000071.06135291230630061.287.731.523.807.992.10.3751.94
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter18203.92555500000304.2307143133429027441151.309.041.242.658.073.04.4741.02
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter25212.40747312100395.2327128106171284134001.147.400.382.909.353.23.543-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter752.78181710000103.28235329331110001.117.120.782.869.643.36.583-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter751.9614140100082.2682318316790001.027.400.331.748.604.94.583-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter442.3715150000075.1752420024683001.308.88--2.848.052.83.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter562.62212101100106.08636314381211001.177.280.343.2210.243.18.455-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter211.55660000029.016105117340001.144.970.315.2810.552.00.667-
New York Mets Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter18203.92555500000304.2307143133429027441151.309.041.242.658.073.04.474-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13143.92404000000220.022110396306519731111.309.041.242.658.073.04.4811.02
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14122.40414011100220.018171599712282001.147.400.382.909.353.23.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2014Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn11p2359200000000101000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0010.000.000.000.000.00
2015Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn31p2412000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn32p241023370003000302001.304.304.304.6087025.350.000.000.2680.0012.000.000.000.000.00
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1125370003000302001.280.280.280.5607027.318.000.000.2470.0011.110.000.000.000.00
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn32p24614141005000100001.286.286.357.6435114.308.071.071.2780.007.140.000.000.0025.00
2016New York MetsNLMLBnyn32p2522360511020041101402.139.205.222.4278245.172.083.194.1878.8924.442.750.000.0040.00
2017Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn33p2624100000000001000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2017New York MetsNLMLBnyn32p261721130001000703000.143.143.143.2863024.214.000.000.1250.0029.170.000.000.000.00
2018New York MetsNLMLBnynp271424021000001902001.083.120.125.2453127.133.042.083.1133.7033.339.000.000.0050.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter599521431080052806404.147.183.200.383194110.197.053.105.0004.5525.455.600.000.0028.57
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1838670003000404001.184.184.184.3687042.206.000.000.0000.009.520.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1227470003000303001.259.259.259.5187030.292.000.000.0000.0010.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter611200000000101000.000.000.000.0000012.000.000.000.0000.008.330.000.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter599521431080052806404.147.183.200.383194110.197.053.105.0004.5525.455.600.000.0028.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622615388302200147701611011.147.183.200.3835211302.197.053.105.0004.5525.455.600.000.0028.57
Average Minor - Per 162 games16234254630002700036036009.184.184.184.368630378.206.000.000.0000.009.520.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Kingsport Mets AppRknyn21P6--172-108.8001.33------6100.09.1
2013Savannah Sand Gnats SALAnyn22P21--814222422.9171.05------21100.015.2
2014St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn23P12--313--16161.0001.33------12100.08.7
2014Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23P12--481-1312.9231.00------12100.08.5
2015St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn24P2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2015Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn24P2--32--551.0002.50------2100.01.4
2015Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn24P15--37111110.9090.67------15100.010.4
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn24P6635-6-1661.0001.000.173-100.0-6100.03.7
2016New York MetsNLMLBnyn25P2222132427133231.9691.410.2320676.9-22100.013.6
2017St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn26P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2017Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn26P3--11--221.0000.67------3100.02.1
2017New York MetsNLMLBnyn26P131366113111514.9331.080.219-100.0-1776.58.0
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P4141233546255351.9621.240.2232684.2-410.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P18--48111312.9230.67------180.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P14--7101-1817.9441.21------140.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P15--414--18181.0001.20------150.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P21--814222422.9171.05------210.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6--172-108.8001.33------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Kingsport Mets AppRknyn216----------
2013Savannah Sand Gnats SALAnyn2221----------
2014St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn2312----------
2014Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn2312----------
2015St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn242----------
2015Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn242----------
2015Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn2415----------
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn246----------
2016New York MetsNLMLBnyn2522----------
2017St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn261----------
2017Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn263----------
2017New York MetsNLMLBnyn2613----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2014New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23000.0020200002.0200015001.509.000.004.5022.505.000.00.000
2015New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24002.0842200008.2632224000.986.232.082.084.152.003.12.000
2015New York MetsDiv SeriesMLB24015.4011000005.06330240001.6010.800.003.607.202.005.40.000
2015New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB24001.9311000004.24110240001.437.710.003.867.712.001.93.000
2015New York MetsWorld SeriesMLB24003.6011000005.07220050001.4012.600.000.009.0003.60.000
2016New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25124.94651000023.216131311321001.256.080.384.947.991.624.94.333
2017New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26114.26440000012.21676047001.6411.370.002.844.971.754.97.500
2018New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27046.30660000020.02114141921001.509.450.454.059.452.336.30.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs274.7022175000067.061373542958001.348.190.543.907.792.004.97.222
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs015.4011000005.0633024001.6010.800.003.607.202.005.40.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs001.9311000004.7411024001.297.710.003.867.712.001.93.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs003.6011000005.0722005001.4012.600.000.009.0003.60.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2015New York MetsDiv SeriesMLB2411000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB2412000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2015New York MetsWorld SeriesMLB2411000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2016New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2534020000000001000.500.500.5001.000205.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2017New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2625000000000000000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2018New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2712000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs611020000000001000.182.182.182.3642012.182.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs12000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2014Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (SP) ... Double-A All-Star (SP)2
2015Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (SP) ... Triple A All-Star Team (SP)2
2016MLB All-Rookie Team (SP) ... NL Rookie of the Month (May)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-11-03SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.158Team Roster on 2017-11-03
2017-09-08SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL26.102Team Roster on 2017-09-08
2017-08-23SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Ulnar nerve irritation, left elbow26.086Team Roster on 2017-08-23
2017-06-10SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.012Team Roster on 2017-06-10
2017-05-28SPNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA) for rehab25.365Team Roster on 2017-05-28
2017-05-18SPNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to St. Lucie (A+) for rehab25.355Team Roster on 2017-05-18
2017-04-02SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left elbow irritation25.309Team Roster on 2017-04-02
2016-10-02SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL25.126Team Roster on 2016-10-02
2016-08-22SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left shoulder tightness25.085Team Roster on 2016-08-22
2015-09-02SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.096Team Roster on 2015-09-02
2015-07-11SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Partially torn left lat muscle24.043Team Roster on 2015-07-11
2015-06-28SPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Las Vegas (AAA)24.030Team Roster on 2015-06-28
2015-04-09PNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)23.316Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-06-19PNew York MetsBinghamton (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Binghamton (AA)23.021Team Roster on 2014-06-19
2014-04-12PNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to St. Lucie (A+)22.319Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-19PNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minors22.295Team Roster on 2014-03-19
2013-12-03PNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Savannah (A)22.188Team Roster on 2013-12-03
2013-06-09PNew York MetsSavannah (A)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL22.011Team Roster on 2013-06-09
2013-05-30PNew York MetsSavannah (A)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured22.001Team Roster on 2013-05-30
2013-04-14PNew York MetsSavannah (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Savannah (A)21.321Team Roster on 2013-04-14
2012-09-25PNew York MetsKingsport (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL21.119Team Roster on 2012-09-25
2012-08-17PNew York MetsKingsport (Rk)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured21.080Team Roster on 2012-08-17
2012-06-22LHPNew York MetsKingsport (Rk)-Minors--21.024Team Roster on 2012-06-22
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-01-20ContractSigned by Mets 
* 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
2009New York Mets-18895,000-------895,000Signing Bonus out of 2009 Draft (2nd round - 72nd overall)
2015New York MetsTeam Payroll24507,5000.09978438-3,571,283507,5001,402,500
2016New York MetsTeam Payroll25515,7501.09966228273,498,245507,5001,918,250
2017New York MetsTeam Payroll26562,2502.09957225373,651,709535,0002,480,500
2018New York MetsTeam Payroll27577,000-50620374,360,045545,0003,057,500
* 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