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Current Status
Free Agent since 2014-10-31 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Daisuke Matsuzaka
Stat Years
1999-2019  [mlb] 2007-2014
Height/Weight
6-0 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (205)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1980-09-13 in Tokyo, Japan   [40.075]
High School
Yokohama (JP)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Boston Red Sox in 2007
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
2007-04-05 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.204)
Service Time
6.039 (2013)
Organizations
BOS [6] NYN [2] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 53448 ... retro id: matsd001 ... mlbam id: 493137
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1999Seibu---Intl----181---1652.6025062000180.0124555214871510001.176.200.704.357.552.751.74.762
    1999Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----181---1652.60250620250180.0124555214871510001.176.200.704.357.552.751.74.762
    2000Seibu---Intl---18192---1473.9727062001167.2132857412951440001.357.090.645.107.734.561.52.667
    2000Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----191---1473.98270620271167.7132857412951440001.367.110.655.117.754.581.52.667
    2002Seibu---Intl----213---623.681402000073.16030301315780001.027.361.601.849.573.685.20.750
    2002Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----211---623.6914020014073.36030301315780001.037.391.601.859.603.695.20.750
    2003Seibu---Intl----224---1672.8329082000194.0165716113632150001.187.650.602.929.973.293.41.696
    2003Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----221---1672.83290820290194.0165716113632150001.187.650.602.929.973.293.41.696
    2004Seibu---Intl----235---1062.90230105000146.012750477421270001.167.830.432.597.833.083.02.625
    2004Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----231---1062.902301050230146.012750477421270001.167.830.432.597.833.083.02.625
    2005Seibu---Intl----246---14132.30280153000215.0172635513492269001.037.200.542.059.462.644.61.519
    2005Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----241---14132.302801530280215.0172635513492269001.037.200.542.059.462.644.61.519
    2006Seibu---Intl---18257---1752.13250132000186.1138504413342005030.926.670.631.649.662.425.88.773
    2006Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----251---1752.132501320250186.3138504413342005030.926.670.631.649.672.425.88.773
    2007Boston Red SoxALMLBbos18268Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15124.40323210000204.2191100100258020150131.328.401.103.528.844.402.51.556
    2007MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15124.41323210000204.7191100100258020150131.338.421.103.538.864.412.51.556
    2008Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-279---103.6011000005.04220151001.007.200.001.809.003.605.001.000
    2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos18279Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1832.90292900000167.2128585412941545071.326.870.645.058.273.111.64.857
    2008Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----271---103.6011000005.04220151001.007.200.001.809.003.605.001.000
    2008MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1832.91292900000167.7128585412941545071.336.890.655.068.293.121.64.857
    2009Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos-2810---000.0011000003.01000041000.333.000.000.0012.000.000.00.000
    2009Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos-2810---0122.5011000002.04551320003.5018.004.5013.509.0022.500.67.000
    2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos182810---012.25440000016.0134426170001.197.311.133.389.562.252.83.000
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos182810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf465.7612120000059.18138381030548021.8712.291.524.558.195.761.80.400
    2009Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAA/Rk/AAA----283---023.86660000021.0189939231001.297.711.293.869.863.862.56.000
    2009MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf465.7912120000059.38138381030548001.8812.341.524.578.225.791.80.400
    2010Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos182911---201.62330000016.2114311131030.725.940.540.547.022.1613.001.000
    2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos182911Log - Sp - Ext - Perf964.69252500000153.2137848013741334081.378.020.764.337.794.921.80.600
    2010Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----291---201.67330000016.7114311131030.746.110.560.567.222.2213.001.000
    2010MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf964.70252500000153.7137848013741334001.388.050.764.357.814.931.80.600
    2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos183012Log - Sp - Ext - Perf335.30870011037.1322422423260011.477.710.965.546.275.791.13.500
    2011MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf335.34870011037.3322422423260011.487.760.975.586.315.821.13.500
    2012Salem Red SoxCaroA+bos-3113---016.7511000004.06332030001.5013.504.500.006.756.750.00.000
    2012Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos-3113---001.9311000004.23110270001.075.790.003.8613.501.933.50.000
    2012Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos183113---133.1811110000051.0422318617411051.167.411.063.007.244.062.41.250
    2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos183113Log - Sp - Ext - Perf178.2811110000045.25843421120413031.7111.432.173.948.088.472.05.125
    2012Minor Totals: BOSbyYearA+/AA/AAA----313---143.3413130000059.7512722819511051.187.751.222.897.754.102.68.200
    2012MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf178.3611110000045.75843421120413031.7311.552.193.988.168.562.05.125
    2013Columbus ClippersILAAAcle203214---583.92191900000103.19347451139955031.288.100.963.408.274.092.44.385
    2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn163214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf334.42770000038.2322119416330051.247.450.933.727.684.892.06.500
    2013Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----321---583.93191900000103.39347451139955031.288.120.963.408.294.102.44.385
    2013MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf334.48770000038.7322119416330051.267.540.943.777.774.952.06.500
    2014Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-nyn03315---100.0011000005.02000270000.803.600.003.6012.600.003.501.000
    2014St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn223315---000.0011000003.01000030000.333.000.000.009.000.000.00.000
    2014Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn163315---101.5011000006.03110031000.504.500.000.004.501.500.001.000
    2014Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn163315---002.25220000012.073306120001.085.250.004.509.002.252.00.000
    2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn163315Log - Sp - Ext - Perf333.8934900525183.1623836650786061.346.700.655.408.424.101.56.500
    2014Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAA/A+/A-/AAA----334---201.38550000026.0134408251000.814.500.002.778.651.383.131.000
    2014MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf333.9034900525183.3623836650786061.356.710.655.428.454.121.56.500
    2016Fukuoka Hawks---Intl------3516---0018.0010001101.03520221025.0027.000.0018.0018.0045.001.00.000
    2016Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----351---0018.0010001101.03520221025.0027.000.0018.0018.0045.001.00.000
    2018Chunichi Dragons---Intl------3717---643.7411110000055.1502523532511051.488.130.815.208.304.071.59.600
    2018Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----371---643.7611110000055.3502523532511051.498.170.825.238.334.081.59.600
    2019Chunichi Dragons---Intl------3818---0116.8820000005.11210100220032.6320.250.003.383.3816.881.00.000
    2019Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----381---0117.6520000205.31210100220032.7521.180.003.533.5317.651.00.000
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)56434.45158132106261790.372140639185387720310451.408.210.974.418.204.621.86.566
    American League Totals (6 yrs)50374.5311711610110668.362734733675321609250341.428.451.014.328.204.671.90.575
    National League Totals (2 yrs)664.064116005251122.0945955106611160111.316.930.744.878.194.351.68.500
    Minor League Totals11143.31474700000231.719093852377212100111.157.400.903.008.253.622.75.440
    Minor: Intl Totals99502.93185116016117411,224.0983444398904211196160131.157.230.663.108.793.262.84.664
    Minor: Rk Totals000.0011000003.01000041000.333.000.000.0012.000.002.00.000
    Minor: A- Totals100.0011000005.02000270000.803.600.003.6012.600.003.501.000
    Minor: A+ Totals013.8622000007.07332060001.009.002.570.007.713.862.00.000
    Minor: AA Totals115.16330000012.7107715121001.237.380.743.698.855.162.40.500
    Minor: AAA Totals9123.31404000000204.01708375207018380111.187.500.883.098.073.662.61.429
    Boston Red Sox Totals (6 yrs)50374.5311711610110668.362734733675321609250341.428.451.014.328.204.671.90.575
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)664.064116005251122.0945955106611160111.316.930.744.878.194.351.68.500
    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%
    2006Seibu---Intl---1825p---1259231013000100000.333.333.7781.111972.444.445.2860.0011.110.009.011.1166.7
    2007Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1826pL-S-E-P224000000000200000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1827pL-S-E-P312000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1828pL-S-E-P412000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1829pL-S-E-P524020001000001000.500.500.5001.000520.000.000.5000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1831pL-S-E-P6112000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn1632pL-S-E-P7712030001000501000.250.250.250.5001330.000.000.4290.0038.460.000.00.000.0
    2014Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn1633p---811000001001100000.000.500.000.5002001.000.000.00050.0050.001.000.00.000.0
    2014Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn1633p---812000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn1633pL-S-E-P83411020001001605000.182.250.182.4321720.091.000.4005.8835.296.000.00.000.0
    2018Chunichi Dragons---Intl------37p---91120020000000700000.100.100.100.2002020.000.000.1540.0035.000.000.00.000.0
    2019Chunichi Dragons---Intl------38p---1022000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)58370700030011607000.189.211.189.4004570.027.000.3332.2235.5616.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)41230500020011106000.217.250.217.4673050.043.000.4173.3336.6711.000.00.000.0
    American League Totals (5 yrs)1714020001000501000.143.143.143.2861520.000.000.2220.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals23000001001100000.000.250.000.250400.333.000.00025.0025.001.000.00.000.0
    Minor: Intl Totals3831251013000900000.161.161.290.4513192.129.129.1900.0029.030.0031.03.2340.0
    Minor: AA Totals11000001001100000.000.500.000.5002001.000.000.00050.0050.001.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals12000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)41230500020011106000.217.250.217.4673050.043.000.4173.3336.6711.000.00.000.0
    Boston Red Sox Totals (5 yrs)1714020001000501000.143.143.143.2861520.000.000.2220.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    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
    2007Boston Red SoxALMLB26P3232205.211230334341.0001.100.1719.6100.08
    2008Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA27P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.025
    2008Boston Red SoxALMLB27P2929167.01619123635.9721.200.2117.9100.011
    2009GCL Red Sox GCLRk28P100.0000000.0000.000.001.9100.020
    2009Portland Sea DogsEastAA28P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.022
    2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA28P400.00200221.0000.500.002.8100.019
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLB28P121259.12502771.0000.600.127.4100.015
    2010Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA29P300.00200221.0000.700.002.1100.022
    2010BostonALMLB29P2525153.2812222220.9090.800.1315.4100.012
    2011BostonALMLB30p8737.10200221.0000.300.054.9100.018
    2012Salem Red SoxCaroA+31P100.00200221.0002.000.000.7100.023
    2012Portland Sea DogsEastAA31P100.01000111.0001.000.000.7100.025
    2012Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA31P1100.0252197.7780.600.007.6100.017
    2012BostonALMLB31P111145.26200881.0000.700.186.8100.019
    2013Columbus ClippersILAAA32P1900.0513101918.9470.900.0013.2100.012
    2013NY MetsNLMLB32P7738.21400551.0000.700.134.3100.023
    2014Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-33P100.01000111.0001.000.001.3100.023
    2014St. Lucie MetsFSLA+33P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.028
    2014Binghamton MetsEastAA33P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.024
    2014Las Vegas 51sPCLAAA33P200.01000111.0000.500.001.4100.026
    2014NY MetsNLMLB33P34983.1380111111.0000.300.1321.0100.06
    MLB Totals - (P)158132788477531011.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)40008233111.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)300100010.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)200020011.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)100100011.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)100000000.0000.000.00---------
    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

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2007MLB32----------
    2008MLB29----------
    2008Minor1----------
    2009MLB12----------
    2009Minor6----------
    2010MLB25----------
    2010Minor3----------
    2011MLB8----------
    2012MLB11----------
    2012Minor13----------
    2013MLB7----------
    2013Minor19----------
    2014MLB34----------
    2014Minor5----------
    Totals205----------