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Mike MatthewsHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1992-2005 MLB Years: 2000-2005
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-419Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Scott Matthews
Height6-2Weight175BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 24,1973 [44.117]PlaceFredericksburg,Virginia
High SchoolWoodbridge (Woodbridge,VA)
CollegeMontgomery College-Rockville (Rockville,MD)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians in the 2nd round (40th overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1993-MLB-#8
MLB DebutMay 31,2000 [26.219]
OrganizationsCLE [7] SLN [4] BOS [1] CIN [1] MIL [1] NYN [1] SDN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID732Retrosheet IDmattm001MLBAM ID150347
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts40Walks32Hittable59SO/BB30vsPower59Hitting5Durability62Team.516Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1992Burlington IndiansAppRkcle-ST18701.0110100000062.033137127553000.964.760.143.907.942.041.000-
1992Watertown IndiansNYPLA-cle-ST18103.27220000011.010440851001.648.18--6.554.090.631.000-
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--ST0801.3512120000073.0431711135604001.065.280.124.307.361.711.000-
1994Columbus Red StixxSALAcle-ST20683.08232300000119.21205341844997301.379.030.603.317.452.25.429-
1995Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-ST21585.9315150100074.0826249643378101.689.930.735.214.480.86.385-
1996Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-ST229114.66272703000162.0178968413741126101.559.870.724.106.211.51.450-
1997Akron AerosEastAAcle-ST23683.82191903100113.011662481357695401.539.241.044.545.501.21.429-
1997Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-ST23027.71550000021.0321918710171002.0013.713.004.297.291.70.000-
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--ST06104.43242403100134.014881662067866401.609.941.344.505.781.28.375-
1998Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-ST24964.63242310010130.013779671968865201.579.461.314.705.941.26.600-
1999Akron AerosEastAAcle-ST25058.77660000025.2363025715100201.9912.622.455.263.510.67.000-
1999Trenton ThunderEastAAbos-ST25004.63330000011.211761980001.718.490.776.946.170.89--
1999Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ST25200.00220110012.030001100000.332.25--0.757.5010.001.000-
1999Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-Rel25127.5925025008021.0231818318160101.929.701.277.596.750.89.333-
1999Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorAA--S/R0376.24361125118069.27355491143440301.649.301.405.485.601.02.300-
2000Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-ST26313.12990000052.0331918432503001.255.710.695.548.651.56.750-
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln50Rel260011.571401400409.015121221080012.6814.461.939.647.710.80-7.74
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln60Rel27343.24511041007189.07432321133724141.207.481.113.347.282.18.4294.28
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48Rel28213.89430430010041.2402118522325021.498.641.084.756.911.45.6674.71
2002Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil30Rel28004.5040400004.03220720102.506.75--15.754.500.29-7.21
2003San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn49Rel29644.45770770020064.2653432429444041.459.050.564.046.121.52.6004.01
2004Louisville BatsILAAAcin-Rel30101.5315015003117.2123315163000.966.110.512.558.153.201.000-
2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33Rel30216.3035035006030.0312221716154121.579.302.104.804.500.94.6676.88
2005Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-S/R310112.1053200009.21413131860002.2813.030.937.455.590.75.000-
2005New York MetsNLMLBnyn27Rel311010.8060600005.09660422002.6016.20--7.203.600.501.0004.62
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter14104.542301022000471242.223712912329121175193131.478.751.074.476.461.45.5831.76
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter50524.281901474382121840.084047840184419596421401.498.960.904.476.361.42.490-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter14124.8983404300121250.02511511373514119112301.568.961.255.046.821.35.538-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter22324.78727208200397.04262572124019924619801.579.610.904.495.551.24.407-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter683.08232300000119.21205341844997301.379.030.603.317.452.25.429-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103.27220000011.010440851001.648.18--6.554.090.631.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter701.0110100000062.033137127553000.964.760.143.907.942.041.000-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter553.99108109800211139.1129656218651129171.398.291.164.187.201.72.500-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter644.45770770020064.2653432429444041.459.050.564.046.121.52.600-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter216.3035035006030.0312221716154121.579.302.104.804.500.94.667-
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1010.8060600005.09660422002.6016.20--7.203.600.501.000-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5040400004.03220720102.506.75--15.754.500.29--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1394.54208919900421220.021411611126109158173121.478.751.074.476.461.45.5911.76
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13144.285038122130220.02191251052210915511401.498.960.904.476.361.42.481-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-2524010000000000001.250.250.250.500104.250.000.000.2260.000.000.000.000.000.00
2000Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-p261011032002000400000.273.273.455.7285211.429.182.182.3080.0036.360.000.000.0066.67
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln60p275117220011000401000.118.118.294.4125118.083.176.176.1690.0022.220.005.5617.0050.00
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p28416010000000400000.167.167.167.334106.500.000.000.1490.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2002Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil30p2840000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2002Totals for NL-NL         456010000000401000.167.167.167.334107.500.000.000.1490.0057.140.000.000.000.00
2003San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn49p29742000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2004Louisville BatsILAAAcin-p30151000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2005Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-p3122000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17025230011000903000.120.120.240.3606128.133.120.120.0000.0032.140.003.5725.0033.33
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2918042002000500001.222.222.333.5556218.308.111.111.0000.0027.780.000.000.0050.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2714032002000500000.214.214.357.5715214.333.143.143.0000.0035.710.000.000.0066.67
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter24010000000000001.250.250.250.500104.250.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9223230011000801000.130.130.261.3916124.143.131.130.0000.0033.330.004.1723.0033.33
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter742000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter40000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16224230011000903000.120.120.240.3606127.133.120.120.0000.0032.140.003.5725.0033.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621010221100110002800006.222.222.333.5553411101.308.111.111.0000.0027.780.000.000.0050.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1992Burlington Indians AppRkcle18P10--411311815.8331.50------10100.015.2
1992Watertown Indians NYPLA-cle18P2--13-1441.0002.00------2100.02.6
1994Columbus Red Stixx SALAcle20P24--3214-2824.8571.00------23104.317.4
1995Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle21P15--215-117171.0001.13------15100.010.6
1996Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle22P27--1039135049.9801.81------27100.019.0
1997Akron Aeros EastAAcle23P19--429-133331.0001.74------19100.013.5
1997Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle23P5--111-32.6670.40------5100.03.5
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle24P24--5243-3229.9061.21------24100.016.8
1999Akron Aeros EastAAcle25P6---62-86.7501.00------6100.04.3
1999Trenton Thunder EastAAbos25P3---6--661.0002.00------3100.02.1
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle25P25---51165.8330.20------25100.017.4
2000Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln26P9--111111312.9231.33------1090.06.3
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P14-9-1--111.0000.070.11-----14100.08.6
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P51-89471-1211.9170.220.12-----51100.031.5
2002Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil28P4-4-1--111.0000.250.25-----4100.02.5
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P43-41-81198.8890.190.20-----43100.026.5
2003San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29P77-64212-114141.0000.180.22-----77100.047.5
2004Louisville Bats ILAAAcin30P15--2---221.0000.13------15100.010.4
2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30P35-301-1-21.5000.030.03-----35100.021.6
2005Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn31P5---------------5100.03.5
2005New York MetsNLMLBnyn31P6-5-2--221.0000.330.40-----6100.03.7
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P230-242731324138.9270.170.16-----2300.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P83--941625650.8930.60------830.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P70--169535114111.9741.59------700.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P24--3214-2824.8571.00------240.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--13-1441.0002.00------20.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10--411311815.8331.50------100.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1992Burlington Indians AppRkcle1810----------
1992Watertown Indians NYPLA-cle182----------
1994Columbus Red Stixx SALAcle2024----------
1995Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle2115----------
1996Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle2227----------
1997Akron Aeros EastAAcle2319----------
1997Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle235----------
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle2424----------
1999Akron Aeros EastAAcle256----------
1999Trenton Thunder EastAAbos253----------
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle2525----------
2000Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln269----------
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2614----------
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2751----------
2002Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil284----------
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2843----------
2003San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2977----------
2004Louisville Bats ILAAAcin3015----------
2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3035----------
2005Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn315----------
2005New York MetsNLMLBnyn316----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2001St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB270140.501000.24300020.0054.000.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs0140.5010100000.7403000006.0054.000.000.000.0000.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2004-10-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-09-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-07-03InjuredDisabled -- - 
2004-01-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
2003-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-03-26Claimed on waivers by Padres from Brewers. 
2002-09-11TradeTraded by Cardinals with Chris Morris to Brewers for Jamey Wright and Cash. 
2002-08-29TradeTraded by Cardinals to Brewers S completing trade in which Brewers sent RHP Jamey Wright to Cardinals for OF Chris Morris and a player to be named 
1999-08-24TradeTraded by Red Sox with David Benham to Cardinals for Kent Mercker. 
1999-08-04TradeTraded by Indians to Red Sox for Jose Olmeda. 
1999-08-03TradeTraded by Indians to Red Sox for SS Jose Olmeda 
1993-09-12On disabled list 
1992-06-11Contractsigned 
* 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
2000St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll26175,000-79538-1,394,248200,000175,000
2001St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll27225,000-69627231,897,758200,000400,000
2002St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll28300,000-56926372,011,045200,000700,000
2002Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll28300,000-56921372,011,045200,000700,000
2003San Diego PadresTeam Payroll29350,000-54021332,163,527300,0001,050,000
2004Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll30300,000-75532-2,070,100300,0001,350,000
2005New York MetsTeam Payroll31500,000-49222452,189,055300,0001,850,000
* 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