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Current Status
Retired on 2014-02-05
High Level
Proper Name
Matthew E. Diaz
Stat Years
1998-2013  [mlb] 2003-2013
Height/Weight
6-1 / 206
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (737) ... LF (419) ... RF (140) ... DH (17) ... 1B (6) ... CF (2)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
1978-03-03 in Portland, Oregon   [41.328]
Death
High School
Santa Fe Catholic (Lakeland,FL)
Colleges
Florida State University (Tallahassee, Florida)
Draft
Selected by the Tampa Bay Rays in Round #17 (#505 overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Mark McKnight
MLB Debut
2003-07-19 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.138)
Service Time
8.136 (2013)
Organizations
ATL [7] TBA [6] KCA [1] PIT [1] MIA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 5131 ... retro id: diazm003 ... mlbam id: 429841
Relations
Brother of Zach Diaz
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1998Florida StateACCNCAA-1------20lf-of------72269671051722284114186182307.390.440.7141.15430019241.416.324.4396.0020.333.397.312.2339.0
    1999Florida StateACCNCAA-1------21lf-ofDR:17-505---703018011424321941032258141406.379.440.6881.12834220748.405.309.4126.4316.962.646.114.3342.1
    1999Hudson Valley RenegadesNYPLA-tba-21of---15420822511521206264362205.245.284.351.6352247318.154.106.3012.6819.207.17208.00.4535.3
    2000St. Petersburg Devil RaysFSLA+tba-22of---2106392371062136532311541115021.270.305.385.69042015130.140.115.2972.6212.864.9165.31.4328.3
    2001Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+tba3223of---313152479172402178111524731445311.328.370.510.88057126759.239.182.3534.2012.783.0430.82.9834.3
    2002Orlando RaysSouAAtba-24of---412244971123281105031934721033111.274.337.408.74549918339.258.134.3056.8114.432.1244.92.0031.7
    2003Orlando RaysSouAAtba-25of---560227328721054195192481367.383.444.542.98625812326.260.159.4087.369.301.2645.41.9429.9
    2003Durham BullsILAAAtba2325of---567253358318384562164580338.328.382.518.90028013129.269.190.3695.7116.072.8131.62.8634.9
    2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2525lf-dhL-S-E-P549210000001300000.111.200.111.3111010.111.000.16710.0030.003.000.00.000.0
    2004Durham BullsILAAAtba3326of---613450381167475219315426961315010.332.377.571.94854828773.312.239.3734.7417.523.6924.03.8343.7
    2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2526dh-lfL-S-E-P61021341113001620000.190.292.476.76824103.333.286.2144.1725.006.0021.04.1775.0
    2005Arizona Royals ArizRkkca-27of---7313262002010200001.462.462.6151.0771382.077.153.5450.0015.380.000.00.0033.3
    2005Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-27of---7726670016103500101.269.333.385.71830101.269.116.28610.0016.671.6726.03.3314.3
    2005Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-27of---765259489622414561031249501114.371.408.6491.05727716840.351.278.4164.3317.694.0818.55.0541.7
    2005Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3427lfL-S-E-P7348972542190141521103.281.323.404.72797367.157.123.3244.1215.463.7589.01.0328.0
    2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2328lfL-S-E-P8124297379715473255114991439.327.364.475.83932214126.185.148.3673.4215.224.4542.42.1726.8
    2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2329lfL-S-E-P913535844121210124540166341538.338.368.497.86538417833.215.159.3784.1716.413.9429.83.1327.3
    2008Mississippi BravesSouAAatl-30of---10726560014102500001.231.286.346.6322891.231.115.2507.1417.862.5026.03.5716.7
    2008Richmond BravesILAAAatl-30of---10412020001001300000.167.231.167.3981320.083.000.2227.6923.083.000.00.000.0
    2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2330lfL-S-E-P1043135933202144233210104.244.264.304.568140414.096.060.3042.1422.8610.6767.51.4312.1
    2009Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2331rf-lfL-S-E-P1112537156116184135812535901351214.313.390.488.87842518135.288.175.3838.2421.182.5728.53.0630.2
    2010Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl-32lf---12312231003000300000.250.250.333.5831241.083.083.3330.0025.000.000.00.0033.3
    2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2332lfL-S-E-P1284224275617273131134442136.250.302.438.7402449826.254.188.2825.3318.033.3832.02.8746.4
    2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2333rfL-S-E-P13100216145612101942114430108.259.303.324.6272317013.125.065.3244.7619.054.000.00.0023.2
    2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2333rfL-S-E-P1316352101001101800103.286.297.314.61137111.086.028.3572.7021.628.000.00.0010.0
    2012Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2334lfL-S-E-P14511081024602130092100114.222.280.333.613118368.194.111.2567.6317.802.3354.01.6933.3
    2013New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia2335lf---15248582940210606700037.341.385.459.84491396.259.118.3556.597.691.1742.52.2020.7
    2013Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia3235lfL-S-E-P151018131001001300001.167.211.222.4331941.111.055.2005.2615.793.000.00.0033.3
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)736188121254698144522633161063783810161260.290.338.429.7672051807157.204.139.3405.1718.433.5741.82.1928.8
    National League Totals (9 yrs)68817622005169311432143315100354349151257.293.340.431.7711920760147.205.138.3435.2118.443.5441.02.2428.5
    American League Totals (3 yrs)481191230532120162441103.252.308.395.7031314710.185.143.2984.5818.324.0059.51.5333.3
    Minor League Totals7872989428938219208646598341604817512281797.314.361.487.84832641455325.248.173.3484.9014.743.0134.82.6334.7
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals14257014721941543178217401192237013.384.440.7001.14064239989.411.316.4246.2318.542.9813.36.7040.6
    Minor: Rk Totals313262002010200001.462.462.6151.0771382.077.153.5450.0015.380.000.00.0033.3
    Minor: A- Totals5420822511521206264362205.245.284.351.6352247318.154.106.3012.6819.207.17208.00.4535.3
    Minor: A+ Totals237916116278615231341383512725510332.303.343.456.79999141889.197.153.3293.5312.823.6339.82.3232.0
    Minor: AA Totals196728114223491171014214581061847720.306.369.446.81581532567.258.140.3377.1213.011.8342.82.0930.0
    Minor: AAA Totals2971124174380921245208379612032619739.338.383.561.9441221631149.302.223.3795.0016.633.3325.03.6939.2
    Atlanta Braves Totals (7 yrs)5781528185457801043194291388307319141248.299.347.449.7961670686133.218.150.3475.2718.383.4935.52.5729.1
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)100216145612101942114430108.259.303.324.6272317013.125.065.3244.7619.054.000.00.0023.2
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)348972542190141521103.281.323.404.72797367.157.123.3244.1215.463.7589.01.0328.0
    Tampa Bay Devil Rays Totals (2 yrs)1430551113002920000.167.265.367.63234113.267.200.2005.8826.474.5030.02.9460.0
    Miami Marlins Totals (1 yrs)1018131001001300001.167.211.222.4331941.111.055.2005.2615.793.000.00.0033.3
    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
    1999Hudson Valley RenegadesNYPLA-21OF5400.0921232107104.9721.900.0071.1100.02
    2000St. Petersburg Devil RaysFSLA+22OF10400.02178108235225.9572.200.0074.898.11
    2001Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+23OF13000.022817105255245.9611.900.0092.999.21
    2002Orlando RaysSouAA241B100.01000111.0001.000.000.70.86
    2002Orlando RaysSouAA24OF11300.02121130226223.9872.000.0082.592.62
    2003Orlando RaysSouAA25OF6000.0147713155154.9942.600.0043.8100.04
    2003Durham BullsILAAA25OF6400.0131812140139.9932.200.0045.795.52
    2003Tampa Bay Devil RaysALMLB25LF119.0601076.8576.000.670.625.08
    2003Tampa Bay Devil RaysALMLB25DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.625.016
    2004Durham BullsILAAA26OF13200.02501576272265.9742.000.0091.798.51
    2004Tampa Bay Devil RaysALMLB26LF3320.08000881.0002.700.401.930.08
    2004Tampa Bay Devil RaysALMLB26RF119.03000331.0003.000.330.610.05
    2004Tampa Bay Devil RaysALMLB26DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.540.011
    2005Arizona Royals ArizRk27OF200.02000221.0001.000.003.666.76
    2005Wichita WranglersTexAA27OF500.01110012121.0002.400.003.671.49
    2005Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA27OF6500.0119642129125.9691.900.0045.1100.03
    2005Kansas City RoyalsALMLB27LF1916136.0340203634.9441.800.2511.755.94
    2005Kansas City RoyalsALMLB27RF2111.04000441.0002.000.361.25.96
    2005Kansas City RoyalsALMLB27DH700.0000000.0000.000.004.320.64
    2006Atlanta BravesNLMLB28LF9562587.1163541172168.9771.800.2958.676.62
    2006Atlanta BravesNLMLB28RF6013.03000331.0000.500.233.74.82
    2007Atlanta BravesNLMLB291B203.23101441.0002.001.251.21.57
    2007Atlanta BravesNLMLB29LF9577678.1155421161159.9881.700.2358.670.41
    2007Atlanta BravesNLMLB29RF5016.23000331.0000.600.193.13.72
    2007Atlanta BravesNLMLB29DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.73
    2008Mississippi BravesSouAA30OF600.07000771.0001.200.004.385.79
    2008Richmond BravesILAAA30OF200.02000221.0001.000.001.450.012
    2008Atlanta BravesNLMLB30LF3733288.0592116261.9841.600.2122.886.02
    2009Atlanta BravesNLMLB31LF5030301.0670106867.9851.300.2230.940.02
    2009Atlanta BravesNLMLB31CF216.01000111.0000.500.171.21.67
    2009Atlanta BravesNLMLB31RF6661540.2892209391.9781.400.1740.752.82
    2010Gwinnett BravesILAAA32LF200.02000221.0001.000.001.466.77
    2010AtlantaNLMLB32LF6353448.0931209694.9791.500.2138.975.02
    2011PittsburghNLMLB33lf15890.1170101817.9441.100.199.315.05
    2011AtlantaNLMLB33lf3214.1000000.0000.000.001.918.88
    2011PittsburghNLMLB33rf4537276.2453104948.9801.100.1727.845.03
    2011AtlantaNLMLB33rf9859.01600016161.0001.800.275.656.35
    2011PittsburghNLMLB33dh200.0000000.0000.000.001.22.01
    2012AtlantaNLMLB34LF1917141.03520237371.0001.900.2611.737.33
    2012AtlantaNLMLB34RF6541.11500015151.0002.500.363.711.82
    2012AtlantaNLMLB34DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.23.93
    2013New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAA351B300.01610017171.0005.700.002.112.56
    2013New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAA35LF1300.01920121211.0001.600.009.054.25
    2013MiamiNLMLB35LF4327.04201661.0001.500.222.540.05
    MLB Totals - (1B)2033101441.0002.001.250.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)4043052,73964116146671657.9791.600.240.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)2161000111.0000.500.170.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)140113966178530186183.9841.300.190.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1700000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)3001610017171.0005.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (LF)15002120123231.0001.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)26300502291210543531.9782.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)184003771943400396.9902.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)23400445252013490470.9592.000.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (OF)5400921232107104.9721.900.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (OF)2002000221.0001.000.000.00.00
    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
    1999Minor---------54-
    2000Minor---------104-
    2001Minor---------130-
    2002Minor--1------113-
    2003MLB------1---1
    2003Minor---------124-
    2004MLB------3-1-4
    2004Minor---------132-
    2005MLB------19-2-7
    2005Minor---------72-
    2006MLB------95-6--
    2007MLB--2---95-5-1
    2008MLB------37----
    2008Minor---------8-
    2009MLB------50266--
    2010MLB------63----
    2010Minor------2----
    2011MLB------18-54-2
    2012MLB------19-6-2
    2013MLB------4----
    2013Minor--3---13----
    Totals--6---419214073717