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Matt ChildersTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1997-2009 MLB Years: 2002-2005
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Drafted
Played in Japan
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-394Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Wilkie Childers
Height6-5Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 3,1978 [39.261]PlaceDouglas,Georgia
High SchoolWestside (Augusta,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 9th round (277th overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsEdward Whitsett
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2002-MIL-#10
MLB DebutAugust 3,2002 [23.243]
OrganizationsMIL [8] PHI [2] ATL [1] NYA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID4192Retrosheet IDchilm001MLBAM ID400002
RelationshipsBrother of Jason Childers
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts27Walks73Hittable30SO/BB54vsPower30Hitting5Durability69Team.466Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1997Helena BrewersPioRkmil-S/R18146.2014104001161.0814942524191001.7211.950.743.542.800.79.200-
1998Helena BrewersPioRkmil-ST19100.64220110014.09110440000.935.79--2.572.571.001.000-
1998Beloit SnappersMidwAmil-ST19375.1014122300067.0895538520492001.6311.960.672.696.582.45.300-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0474.3316142410081.0985639524532001.5110.890.562.675.892.21.364-
1999Beloit SnappersMidwAmil29ST203105.94201910000100.01297266930520201.5911.610.812.704.681.73.231-
2000Beloit SnappersMidwAmil25ST21822.7112120110073.0643322417472101.117.890.492.105.792.76.800-
2000Mudville NineCalifA+mil-ST21394.7515150000085.010359451032433201.5810.861.053.384.541.34.250-
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST011113.81272701100158.016792671449905301.369.490.802.795.121.84.500-
2001High Desert MavericksCalifA+mil-ST226116.44202000000117.015595841929765001.5711.891.462.225.832.62.353-
2001Huntsville StarsSouAAmil-ST22223.43770000039.0411915312213001.359.380.692.754.811.75.500-
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST08135.69272700000156.2196114992241978001.5111.261.262.365.572.37.381-
2002Huntsville StarsSouAAmil23S/R23254.5035102500241282.01034741627572001.5911.300.662.966.262.11.286-
2002Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-Rel23000.0030300105.01000240000.601.80--3.607.202.00--
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0254.2438102800251287.01044741629612001.5310.760.623.006.312.10.286-
2002Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil43Rel230012.0080800209.01312122860012.3313.002.008.006.000.75-7.52
2003Huntsville StarsSouAAmil25Rel24102.93361350020873.2673224324442001.248.190.372.935.381.831.000-
2003Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-Rel24300.4711011004019.0152116190001.117.110.472.849.003.171.000-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0402.43471460024892.2823425430632001.217.960.392.916.122.101.000-
2004Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-S/R25554.873510250012298.01005553827652001.309.180.732.485.972.41.500-
2005Richmond BravesILAAAatl24Rel26423.93511500012273.0693732421626001.238.470.492.587.612.95.667-
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl48Rel26004.5030300104.05221320012.0011.252.256.754.500.67-8.27
2006Trenton ThunderEastAAnya56ST27333.811091110054.0472723615413001.147.790.992.486.792.73.500-
2006Columbus ClippersILAAAnya48S/R27145.6826620007057.0713736815382001.5111.211.262.376.002.53.200-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0474.773615211170111.011864591430795001.339.541.132.436.392.63.364-
2007Ottawa LynxILAAAphi38ST28745.17191901000102.213863591126732001.6012.100.962.286.402.81.636-
2008Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi30R/CL29353.785305300492066.2743328718686101.389.990.942.439.183.78.375-
2009Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl--Rel300010.3830300004.08551222002.3116.622.084.154.151.00--
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter009.6911011003013.018141431180022.2312.462.087.625.540.73-4.77
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter56734.6238315323073130451186.2135671661010934978241601.4310.270.832.645.922.24.434-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter23204.4619836162108524420.24682272093911532918101.389.990.832.457.022.86.535-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8103.72882761114420248.0258125103187816310001.359.310.652.825.882.09.444-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9205.73353500000202.225815412929611198201.5711.461.292.715.281.95.310-
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14194.73464334100240.028216012618671484301.4510.580.682.515.552.21.424-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter245.1616124111175.0905043528231001.5710.800.603.362.760.82.333-
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0010.3830300004.08551222002.3116.622.084.154.151.00--
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0012.0080800209.01312122860012.3313.002.008.006.000.75--
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5030300104.05221320012.0011.252.256.754.500.67--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings009.69186018600510220.03052372375118613500342.2312.462.087.625.540.73-4.77
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10144.6271284311248220.025113311320651458101.4310.270.832.645.922.24.417-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Huntsville StarsSouAAmil-p22711020001000400000.182.182.182.3642011.286.000.000.1610.0036.360.000.000.000.00
2002Huntsville StarsSouAAmil23p233511141001001101000.364.417.455.8725113.400.091.182.3867.697.691.000.000.0025.00
2002Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil43p2381000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Huntsville StarsSouAAmil25p243712020002000300000.167.167.167.3342012.222.000.000.1480.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2003Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-p241110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.8910.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         4813030002000300000.231.231.231.4623013.300.000.000.2060.0023.080.000.000.000.00
2004Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-p25358000000000202000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2005Richmond BravesILAAAatl24p26161000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2007Ottawa LynxILAAAphi3828198121002000202000.250.250.375.6253110.333.125.125.2690.0020.000.000.000.0050.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter81000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1605221120060011305000.212.226.250.47613258.282.038.058.0001.7222.4113.000.000.0018.18
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8118131002000504000.167.167.222.3894122.231.055.056.0000.0022.730.000.000.0033.33
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7934181004001801000.235.257.265.5229136.308.030.059.0002.7822.228.000.000.0012.50
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter81000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16220000000000000000.000.000.000.0000020.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625321120060011305000.212.226.250.47613259.282.038.058.0001.7222.4113.000.000.0018.18

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1997Helena Brewers PioRkmil18P14--617-123231.0001.64------14100.019.7
1998Helena Brewers PioRkmil19P2--2-1-32.6671.00------2100.02.6
1998Beloit Snappers MidwAmil19P14--414-118181.0001.29------14100.010.1
1999Beloit Snappers MidwAmil20P20--915212624.9231.20------20100.014.4
2000Beloit Snappers MidwAmil21P12--315232018.9001.50------12100.08.9
2000Mudville Nine CalifA+mil21P15--310--13131.0000.87------15100.010.7
2001High Desert Mavericks CalifA+mil22P20--1215112827.9641.35------20100.014.3
2001Huntsville Stars SouAAmil22P7--4511109.9001.29------7100.05.1
2002Huntsville Stars SouAAmil23P35--1222--34341.0000.97------35100.025.2
2002Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil23P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2002Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil23P8-9-2-1221.0000.250.22-----8100.04.9
2003Huntsville Stars SouAAmil24P36--7112-2018.9000.50------3797.326.1
2003Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil24P11---1-1111.0000.09------11100.07.7
2004Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil25P35--811-119191.0000.54------35100.024.3
2005Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26P51--3612109.9000.18------51100.035.4
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P3-41---111.0000.330.25-----3100.01.9
2006Trenton Thunder EastAAnya27P10--26-1881.0000.80------10100.07.0
2006Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya27P26--410-114141.0000.54------26100.018.3
2007Ottawa Lynx ILAAAphi28P19--13101-2423.9581.21------19100.013.3
2008Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi29P53--315--18181.0000.34------53100.036.8
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P11-1312-1331.0000.270.23-----110.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P198--3154258785.9770.43------1980.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P88--2544327269.9580.78------880.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P35--1525114140.9761.14------350.00.0
A Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P46--1644456460.9381.30------460.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P16--817112625.9621.56------160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1997Helena Brewers PioRkmil1814----------
1998Helena Brewers PioRkmil192----------
1998Beloit Snappers MidwAmil1914----------
1999Beloit Snappers MidwAmil2020----------
2000Beloit Snappers MidwAmil2112----------
2000Mudville Nine CalifA+mil2115----------
2001High Desert Mavericks CalifA+mil2220----------
2001Huntsville Stars SouAAmil227----------
2002Huntsville Stars SouAAmil2335----------
2002Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil233----------
2002Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil238----------
2003Huntsville Stars SouAAmil2436----------
2003Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil2411----------
2004Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil2535----------
2005Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2651----------
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl263----------
2006Trenton Thunder EastAAnya2710----------
2006Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya2726----------
2007Ottawa Lynx ILAAAphi2819----------
2008Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi2953----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2001Maryvale SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor22123.19871000031.03215112319001.139.290.580.875.526.334.35.333
2002Maryvale SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor231112.0040400103.0944023003.6727.000.006.009.001.5012.00.500
2006New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27200.0061500319.2800045101.307.450.003.724.661.250.001.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs233.971275001034.04119152522001.3510.850.531.325.824.405.03.400
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs200.0061500319.7800045101.247.450.003.724.661.250.001.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-12-07ContractSigned by Phillies to minor league contract 
2006-01-06ContractSigned by Yankees (minor) 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-06-06Contractsigned 
* 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
2002Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll23200,000-75736-2,011,045200,000200,000
2005Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll26300,000-79430-2,189,055300,000500,000
* 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