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Matt FordTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2008 MLB Years: 2003-2003
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Rated Prospect
Rule 5 Pick

PositionsP-181Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Lee Ford
Height6-1Weight175BatsBothThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 8,1981 [37.075]PlacePlantation,Florida
High SchoolTaravella (Coral Springs,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (103rd overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsTony Arias
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-TOR-#10 ... 2003-MIL-#10
MLB DebutApril 2,2003 [21.359]
OrganizationsTOR [4] MIL [3] KCA [1] MIN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID5324Retrosheet IDfordm001MLBAM ID425651
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts44Walks28Hittable48SO/BB32vsPower48Hitting.127Durability57Team.457Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1999Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRktor-S/R18402.051376000048.0311111023681001.125.77--4.2812.662.961.000-
2000Hagerstown SunsSALAtor-S/R19533.8718144100083.2814236536865001.408.710.543.879.252.39.625-
2001Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALAtor-ST20442.4211110100070.2622819222698101.197.900.252.808.793.14.500-
2001Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor35ST20275.8513121000060.0674139837487001.7310.051.205.557.201.30.222-
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorInd--ST06113.99242311000130.21296958105911715101.448.890.694.068.061.98.353-
2002Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-ST21952.37211830010114.01004330742852101.257.890.553.326.712.02.643-
2003Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil52Rel22034.33254210012043.2462321521260011.539.481.034.335.361.24.0004.84
2004Huntsville StarsSouAAmil50ST23263.9421183001091.08950408494710001.518.770.794.834.630.96.250-
2005Huntsville StarsSouAAmil50Rel24135.4017017002021.2342013214193002.2214.120.835.827.891.36.250-
2005Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-Rel24012.61909001010.09331650101.457.840.875.234.350.83.000-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorInd--Rel0144.5026026003031.1432316320243101.9712.090.845.636.751.20.200-
2006Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-Rel25124.50336270012058.0613129725334201.489.471.093.885.121.32.333-
2007York RevolutionAtlInd-34S/R26246.971468005041.0523432233272102.0611.320.447.195.880.82.333-
2007Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd--Rel260021.6020200101.26440410006.0032.40--21.605.400.25--
2008Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-4S/R271010.8042200108.01111102951002.4011.882.169.725.400.561.000-
2008Schaumburg FlyersNorthernInd--S/R271115.7521100104.07771421102.7515.752.259.004.500.50.500-
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter034.33254210012043.2462321521260011.539.481.034.335.361.24.0001.81
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter28313.55156867020170555.05342692204025446040501.418.610.654.107.421.81.475-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter134.21426360013068.0703432831384301.489.221.054.085.001.23.250-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter394.223818200030112.1123705310636613001.659.800.805.025.261.05.250-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11123.57343040010174.0167846915791339101.418.640.784.096.881.68.478-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter973.21292542000153.0143705575815513101.308.340.413.389.042.67.563-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter402.051376000048.0311111023681001.125.77--4.2812.662.961.000-
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter458.6222913008054.0765653550354202.2812.360.818.135.690.70.444-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter034.33254210012043.2462321521260011.539.481.034.335.361.24.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0154.331262010600600220.0232116106251061310051.539.481.034.335.361.24.0001.81
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11123.556234281070220.0211106871610018116201.418.610.654.107.421.81.478-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil52p22237011001001300000.143.250.286.536218.250.143.286.24412.5037.503.000.000.00100.00
2004Huntsville StarsSouAAmil50p232120000000000900000.000.000.000.0000020.000.000.000.0000.0045.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter237011001001300000.143.250.286.536218.250.143.286.00012.5037.503.000.000.00100.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2120000000000900000.000.000.000.0000020.000.000.000.0000.0045.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2120000000000900000.000.000.000.0000020.000.000.000.0000.0045.000.000.000.000.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter237011001001300000.143.250.286.536218.250.143.286.00012.5037.503.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162490770070072100000.143.250.286.53614756.250.143.286.00012.5037.503.000.000.00100.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621540000000006900000.000.000.000.00000154.000.000.000.0000.0045.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Medicine Hat Blue Jays PioRktor18P13--11--221.0000.15------13100.017.1
2000Hagerstown Suns SALAtor19P18--35--881.0000.44------18100.013.1
2001Charleston (Wv) AlleyCats SALAtor20P11--610121716.9411.45------11100.08.0
2001Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor20P13--531-98.8890.62------13100.09.6
2002Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor21P21--1018-228281.0001.33------21100.015.6
2003Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil22P25443251187.8750.280.16-----25100.015.4
2004Huntsville Stars SouAAmil23P21--419112423.9581.10------21100.015.0
2005Huntsville Stars SouAAmil24P17--24--661.0000.35------17100.012.2
2005Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca24P9--22-1441.0000.44------9100.06.3
2006Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25P33--211111413.9290.39------33100.023.1
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25443251187.8750.280.16-----250.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P42--413121817.9440.40------420.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P38--623113029.9670.76------380.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P34--1521123736.9731.06------340.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P29--915122524.9600.83------290.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--11--221.0000.15------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Medicine Hat Blue Jays PioRktor1813----------
2000Hagerstown Suns SALAtor1918----------
2001Charleston (Wv) AlleyCats SALAtor2011----------
2001Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor2013----------
2002Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor2121----------
2003Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil2225----------
2004Huntsville Stars SouAAmil2321----------
2005Huntsville Stars SouAAmil2417----------
2005Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca249----------
2006Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin2533----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25009.0010100111.0111110002.009.009.009.000.000.009.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs009.0010100111.0111110002.009.009.009.000.000.009.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2012University of Akron ZipsMACNCAACollege-31Assistant Coach271017.37014.05Rich Rembielak
2013University of Akron ZipsMACNCAACollege-32Assistant Coach261016.3859.55Rich Rembielak
2016West Virginia PowerSALAMinorpit35Pitching Coach1397168.51111.55Brian Esposito
2017Bradenton MaraudersFSLA+Minorpit36Pitching Coach1327062.5303.53Gera Alvarez
2018Bradenton MaraudersFSLA+Minorpit37Pitching Coach000.000--0Gera Alvarez
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-11-17PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency34.223  
2014-11-03PPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract33.209Team Roster on 2014-11-03
2014-02-04PPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.302Team Roster on 2014-02-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-12-16ContractSigned by Brewers 
2004-12-16Released by Brewers 
2003-10-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-07-21InjuredDisabled -- sprained left elbow 
2002-12-16Selected by Brewers from Blue Jays in Rule 5 major league draft 
1999-06-02Contractsigned 
* 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
2003Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll22300,000-70334-2,163,527300,000300,000
* 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