Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Matthew Thomas Desalvo
Stat Years
2003-2015  [mlb] 2007-2008
Height/Weight
6-0 / 170
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (172) ... OF (1)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Union (Rimersburg,PA)
Colleges
Marietta College (Marietta, Ohio)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the New York Yankees in 2003
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Mike Gibbons
MLB Debut
2007-05-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.238)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [5] MIA [2] ATL [1] TBA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 45302 ... retro id: desam001 ... mlbam id: 451774
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts59Walks32Hittable62SO/BB43vsPower62Hitting0Durability44Team.513Ratings Explained
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

Career Pitching Statistics

top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • College
  • Indy/Intl/+
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2003Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-nya29221---331.8410101000049.0421810219522201.247.710.373.499.553.312.74.500
    2003Battle Creek YankeesMidwAnya34221---200.82330000022.0155205210000.916.140.002.058.592.054.201.000
    2003Minor Totals: NYAbyYearA/A-----222---531.5213131000071.0572312224732201.147.230.253.049.252.923.04.625
    2004Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-232---631.4313130000075.1482012130806031.045.730.123.589.562.392.67.667
    2004Trenton ThunderEastAAnya-232---226.59550000027.1272020310245011.358.890.993.297.906.592.40.500
    2004Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAA/A+----232---852.82181800000102.775403244010411041.136.600.353.529.163.522.60.615
    2005Trenton ThunderEastAAnya-243---953.02252400110149.0106555086715111091.166.400.484.059.123.322.25.643
    2005Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAA----241---953.02252400110149.0106555086715111091.166.400.484.059.123.322.25.643
    2006Trenton ThunderEastAAnya14254---545.7716160000078.0806050759525001.789.230.816.816.006.920.88.556
    2006Columbus ClippersILAAAnya18254---167.681180013038.2473933434303102.0910.940.937.916.989.080.88.143
    2006Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA/AA----252---6106.43272400130116.712799831193828101.899.840.857.206.357.670.88.375
    2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YankeesILAAAnya16265---952.70202000000113.19239344561024001.317.310.324.458.103.101.82.643
    2007New York YankeesALMLBnya14,61265Log - Sp - Ext - Perf136.18760001027.2342019218102031.8811.060.655.863.256.510.56.250
    2007Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA----261---952.71202000000113.39239344561024001.317.320.324.468.123.101.82.643
    2007MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf136.29760001027.7342019218102031.9111.250.665.963.316.620.56.250
    2008Richmond BravesILAAAatl17276---2114.8734800526092.19858507559113201.669.550.685.368.875.651.65.154
    2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0031.5020000202.011770220006.5049.500.009.009.0031.501.00.000
    2008Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA----271---2114.8934800526092.39858507559113201.669.580.685.378.895.671.65.154
    2008MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0031.5020000202.011770220006.5049.500.009.009.0031.501.00.000
    2009Southern Maryland Blue CrabsAtlIndy----287---015.4011000005.05430240011.409.000.003.607.207.202.00.000
    2009Durham BullsILAAAtba15287---046.4413110022057.1564541539367001.668.790.786.125.657.060.92.000
    2009New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia34287---122.70920067416.2165517110001.388.640.543.785.942.701.57.333
    2009Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----281---015.4011000005.05430240011.409.000.003.607.207.202.00.000
    2009Minor Totals: TBA-MIAbyYearAAA----282---165.5922130089474.0725046646477001.598.760.735.595.726.081.02.143
    2010York RevolutionAtlIndy---30298---524.671271005052.0532927622523001.449.171.043.819.005.022.36.714
    2010New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia18298---0210.38430001013.0161715114142002.3111.080.699.699.6911.771.00.000
    2010Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----291---524.671271005052.0532927622523001.449.171.043.819.005.022.36.714
    2010Minor Totals: MIAbyYearAAA----291---0210.38430001013.0161715114142002.3111.080.699.699.6911.771.00.000
    2011York RevolutionAtlIndy----309---633.89231810051106.1104524613331084001.298.801.102.799.144.403.27.667
    2011Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----301---633.90231810051106.3104524613331084001.298.821.102.809.164.413.27.667
    2014York RevolutionAtlIndy------3310---016.0011100006.04440330011.176.000.004.504.506.001.00.000
    2014Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----331---016.0011100006.04440330011.176.000.004.504.506.001.00.000
    2015York RevolutionAtlIndy------3411---107.2011000005.05441360001.609.001.805.4010.807.202.001.000
    2015Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----341---107.2011000005.05441360001.609.001.805.4010.807.202.001.000
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)138.01960003029.7452726220122032.2313.870.626.163.708.320.60.250
    American League Totals (1 yrs)136.29760001027.7342019218102031.9111.250.665.963.316.620.56.250
    National League Totals (1 yrs)0031.5020000202.011770220006.5049.500.009.009.0031.501.00.000
    Minor League Totals40473.961631231015404732.064338132243395664585131.427.910.534.868.164.681.68.460
    Minor: Indy Totals1274.343828300101174.3171938420631737021.348.841.033.268.944.812.75.632
    Minor: A- Totals331.8410101000049.0421810219522201.247.710.373.499.553.312.74.500
    Minor: A Totals200.82330000022.0155205210000.916.140.002.058.592.054.201.000
    Minor: A+ Totals631.4413130000075.3482012130806031.045.750.123.609.592.402.67.667
    Minor: AA Totals16114.25464500110254.321313512018136227210101.377.540.644.828.044.781.67.593
    Minor: AAA Totals13304.8491520014394331.33252031782220528429301.608.830.605.577.725.521.39.302
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)136.29760001027.7342019218102031.9111.250.665.963.316.620.56.250
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)0031.5020000202.011770220006.5049.500.009.009.0031.501.00.000
    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

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • College
  • Indy/Intl/+
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2008Richmond BravesILAAAatl1727p---1342000000000201000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    2009New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia3428p---291000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2010New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia1829p---334010001000300000.250.250.250.500410.000.0001.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals467010001000601000.143.143.143.286810.000.0001.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals467010001000601000.143.143.143.286810.000.0001.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    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

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2003Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-22P1000.0214211816.8891.600.0013.9100.013
    2003Battle Creek YankeesMidwA22P300.01500661.0002.000.002.2100.017
    2004Tampa YankeesFSLA+23P1300.07110018181.0001.400.009.8100.011
    2004Trenton ThunderEastAA23P500.00201221.0000.400.003.5100.024
    2005Trenton ThunderEastAA24P2500.01633115049.9802.000.0017.6100.07
    2006Trenton ThunderEastAA25OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.76.39
    2006Trenton ThunderEastAA25P1600.0210121312.9230.800.0011.3100.011
    2006Columbus ClippersILAAA25P1100.046211210.8330.900.007.7100.017
    2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YankeesILAAA26P2000.0817112625.9621.300.0014.0100.08
    2007New York YankeesALMLB26P7628.21401551.0000.700.184.3100.019
    2008Richmond BravesILAAA27P3400.0413402117.8100.500.0024.1100.06
    2008Atlanta BravesNLMLB27P202.0000000.0000.000.001.2100.027
    2009Durham BullsILAAA28P1300.059111514.9331.100.009.0100.015
    2009New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAA28P900.01501661.0000.700.006.3100.017
    2010New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAA29P400.02300551.0001.300.002.8100.028
    MLB Totals - (P)9630140111.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)910024538411.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)100000000.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)460018452411.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)13007110011.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)300150012.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)10002142112.0000.000.00---------
    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

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2003Minor13----------
    2004Minor18----------
    2005Minor25----------
    2006Minor27--------1-
    2007MLB7----------
    2007Minor20----------
    2008MLB2----------
    2008Minor34----------
    2009Minor22----------
    2010Minor4----------
    Totals172--------1-