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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Matthew Evan Williams
Stat Years
1981-1986  [mlb] 1983-1985
Height/Weight
6-1 / 200
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (140)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1959-07-25 in Houston, Texas   [60.355]
High School
Brazoswood (Clute,TX)
Colleges
Rice University (Houston, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays in Round #1 (#5 overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1983-08-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.008)
Service Time
Organizations
TOR [5] TEX [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 19719 ... retro id: willm001 ... mlbam id: 124327
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts63Walks63Hittable65SO/BB71vsPower65Hitting0Durability56Team.488Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1981Florence Blue JaysSALAtor-211---742.1815154000091.0813322227769071.198.010.202.677.523.262.81.636
    1981Minor Totals: TORbyYearA----211---742.1815154000091.0813322227769071.198.010.202.677.523.262.81.636
    1982Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-222---11134.282828101000193.1173106921310715731151.458.050.614.987.314.931.47.458
    1982Minor Totals: TORbyYearAA----221---11134.292828101000193.3173106921310715731151.458.060.614.997.324.941.47.458
    1983Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-233---883.41212160000148.0106615615641169031.156.450.913.897.053.711.81.500
    1983Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor45233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1114.6343001108.01313135750012.5014.635.637.885.6314.630.71.500
    1983Minor Totals: TORbyYearAAA----231---883.41212160000148.0106615615641169031.156.450.913.897.053.711.81.500
    1983MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1114.6343001108.01313135750012.5014.635.637.885.6314.630.71.500
    1984Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-244---9123.34322430880178.0172816612631188001.328.700.613.195.974.101.87.429
    1984Minor Totals: TORbyYearAAA----241---9123.34322430880178.0172816612631188001.328.700.613.195.974.101.87.429
    1985Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-255---7124.43222052220136.0124736714511005001.298.210.933.386.624.831.96.368
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-255---002.2510000104.04211041001.009.002.250.009.004.500.00.000
    1985Texas RangersALMLBtex29255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf212.42630013026.02077310222001.156.921.043.467.622.422.20.667
    1985Minor Totals: TEX-TORbyYearAAA----252---7124.37232052230140.0128756815511046001.288.230.963.286.694.822.04.368
    1985MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf212.42630013026.02077310222001.156.921.043.467.622.422.20.667
    1986Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-266---145.7011110000060.0784138723363011.6811.701.053.455.406.151.57.200
    1986Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAAA----261---145.7011110000060.0784138723363011.6811.701.053.455.406.151.57.200
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)325.291060024034.0332020817272011.478.742.124.507.155.291.59.600
    American League Totals (2 yrs)325.291060024034.0332020817272011.478.742.124.507.155.291.59.600
    Minor League Totals43533.8013011928310110810.373839734264335607661161.328.200.713.726.744.411.81.448
    Minor: A Totals742.1815154000091.0813322227769071.198.010.202.677.523.262.81.636
    Minor: AA Totals11134.292828101000193.3173106921310715731151.458.060.614.997.324.941.47.458
    Minor: AAA Totals25363.90877614210110526.04842582284920137426041.308.280.843.446.404.411.86.410
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)212.42630013026.02077310222001.156.921.043.467.622.422.20.667
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (1 yrs)1114.6343001108.01313135750012.5014.635.637.885.6314.630.71.500
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-25p---112000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals12000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals12000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1981Florence Blue JaysSALA21P1500.01123223634.9442.300.0010.9100.011
    1982Knoxville Blue JaysSouAA22P2800.01929114948.9801.700.0019.4100.06
    1983Syracuse ChiefsILAAA23P2100.0924203533.9431.600.0015.1100.09
    1983Toronto Blue JaysALMLB23P408.00300331.0000.800.382.5100.013
    1984Syracuse ChiefsILAAA24P3200.014330247471.0001.500.0023.0100.04
    1985Syracuse ChiefsILAAA25P2200.017170134341.0001.500.0015.7100.08
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA25P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.014
    1985Texas RangersALMLB25P6026.0011021.5000.200.043.7100.016
    1986Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA26P1100.0314101817.9441.500.007.7100.014
    MLB Totals - (P)10034041054.8000.400.120.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)8700438933135132.9781.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)28001929114948.9801.700.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)15001123223634.9442.300.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1981Minor15----------
    1982Minor28----------
    1983MLB4----------
    1983Minor21----------
    1984Minor32----------
    1985MLB6----------
    1985Minor23----------
    1986Minor11----------
    Totals140----------