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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Matthew Kyle Watson
Stat Years
1999-2011  [mlb] 2003-2010
Height/Weight
5-11 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (542) ... LF (55) ... RF (13) ... 1B (9) ... P (1)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
McCaskey (Lancaster,PA)
Colleges
Xavier University (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Draft
Selected by the Montreal Expos in Round #16 (#480 overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
2003-09-12 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.007)
Service Time
Organizations
OAK [4] MON [4] NYN [3] TOR [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 7406 ... retro id: watsm002 ... mlbam id: 420673
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1999Vermont ExposNYPLA-mon2620of---17028455108123747177302732416.380.439.518.95732314722.278.138.3989.298.360.9040.62.1720.4
    2000Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+mon-21of---2401371024520843182310026.175.276.241.517156337.204.066.21111.5414.741.280.00.0029.2
    2001Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+mon-22of---3124446701473345741796345603411.330.417.455.87251820342.285.125.35612.168.690.7189.20.9728.6
    2002Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn523of---41274375512226210671283952325414.279.339.416.75548618238.236.137.2958.0210.701.3343.72.0631.1
    2002Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAmon-23of---414110000000000000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.2500.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2003Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-nyn-24of---5414021000212310000.143.294.214.5081731.286.071.18211.7617.651.500.00.0050.0
    2003St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-24of---527220102101200100.286.333.571.904941.571.285.33311.1122.222.000.00.0050.0
    2003Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-24of---58286113011112210000.393.452.6071.05931174.286.214.4006.456.451.0028.03.2336.4
    2003Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn3024of---5742544075181115522232381514.295.366.504.87029112830.299.209.2847.907.901.0023.13.7840.0
    2003New York MetsNLMLBnyn5024lfL-S-E-P51523042002001501001.174.208.261.4692562.130.087.2224.0020.005.000.00.0050.0
    2004Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-25of---6125476791453731996345475425212.305.377.515.89254124559.321.210.3269.9813.861.3925.03.5140.7
    2005Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak1226lf---71134198213227317811216757221007.315.404.516.92050021647.387.201.32413.4011.400.8524.63.4035.6
    2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak1226lfL-S-E-P71948493005002400001.188.220.250.47050123.104.062.2054.008.002.000.00.0033.3
    2006Chiba Lotte---Intl----27lf---864186145112052001253710114.274.362.419.7812137817.274.145.31711.7417.371.4837.22.3533.3
    2006Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-27of---83212621408152801191510024.317.411.516.9271466514.341.199.33013.0110.270.7925.23.4235.0
    2007Chiba Lotte Marines---Intl----28lf---95113812287041320122500009.203.267.341.6081504711.239.138.2208.0016.672.0834.52.6739.3
    2008Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor2029of---1077252377318053010464710518.290.395.421.81630410623.317.131.33215.1315.461.0250.41.6431.5
    2009Lancaster BarnstormersAtlIndy---830lf---1166234356312284310394130214.269.378.440.81827810322.342.171.29414.0314.751.0529.22.8834.9
    2009St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-30lf---1139141102002100100.444.500.7781.2781272.556.334.44416.678.330.500.00.0050.0
    2009Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn3830rf-lf---1125110000000300000.200.200.200.400510.000.000.5000.0060.000.000.00.000.0
    2009Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn930rf---11516230000003300000.188.316.188.5041930.188.000.23115.7915.791.000.00.000.0
    2010Lancaster BarnstormersAtlIndy---2031lf---123010122327241410231421002.317.452.545.9971275513.465.228.33718.1111.020.6125.23.1540.6
    2010Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak2231lf---1237153254412092600112410004.288.339.542.8811658321.327.254.2926.6714.552.1817.05.4547.7
    2010Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2631lfL-S-E-P121230262014003500000.200.273.367.64033113.267.167.2089.0915.151.6730.03.0350.0
    2011Lancaster BarnstormersAtlIndy---2032lf---13782725178160154502495330208.287.399.511.91032613931.397.224.30615.0316.261.0818.14.6039.7
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)46101619701110061401002.188.234.287.521108298.158.099.2095.5612.962.33101.00.9342.1
    American League Totals (2 yrs)31786155019005900001.192.241.295.53683236.167.103.2066.0210.841.8078.01.2040.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)1523042002001501001.174.208.261.4692562.130.087.2224.0020.005.000.00.0050.0
    Minor League Totals844306748793420121895177237380402329391776.305.383.471.85435271444311.302.166.32310.7711.401.0634.52.5233.3
    Minor: Intl Totals1153242679190933213762101113.244.322.386.70836312528.259.142.27610.1917.081.6836.02.4835.4
    Minor: Indy Totals1746071081733542710222111108814114.285.400.489.88973129766.387.204.30715.1814.770.9722.53.6938.2
    Minor: A- Totals7429855110133747198323042416.369.432.503.93534015023.279.134.3899.418.820.9442.62.0620.9
    Minor: A+ Totals1695998317739858622128471705617.295.386.412.79869524752.274.117.32612.0910.220.85119.80.7229.4
    Minor: AA Totals1384746313529211681394157425414.285.344.424.76852620142.234.139.3027.7910.841.3943.12.0931.1
    Minor: AAA Totals463169628651212086631618822324417525639.302.383.499.8821966846194.334.197.31611.3412.411.0925.73.3637.9
    Oakland Athletics Totals (2 yrs)31786155019005900001.192.241.295.53683236.167.103.2066.0210.841.8078.01.2040.0
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)1523042002001501001.174.208.261.4692562.130.087.2224.0020.005.000.00.0050.0
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2008Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor20291---009.0010001101.02110100003.0018.000.009.000.009.000.00.000
    2008Minor Totals: TORbyYearAAA----291---009.0010001101.02110100003.0018.000.009.000.009.000.00.000
    Minor League Totals009.0010001101.02110100003.0018.000.009.000.009.000.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals009.0010001101.02110100003.0018.000.009.000.009.000.00.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1999Vermont ExposNYPLA-20OF6300.0133662145139.9592.200.0082.990.02
    2000Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+21OF1800.0390204139.9512.200.0012.945.05
    2001Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+22OF10700.02041143219215.9822.000.0077.086.31
    2002Binghamton MetsEastAA23OF10400.01771141192188.9791.800.0074.381.93
    2002Harrisburg SenatorsEastAA23OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.7100.011
    2003Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-24OF300.05000551.0001.700.004.075.011
    2003St. Lucie MetsFSLA+24OF200.02000221.0001.000.001.4100.09
    2003Binghamton MetsEastAA24OF600.08000881.0001.300.004.375.09
    2003Norfolk TidesILAAA24OF6000.0119582132124.9392.100.0042.081.13
    2003New York MetsNLMLB24LF5229.0110201311.8462.200.383.133.37
    2004Sacramento River CatsPCLAAA25OF12300.022310110244233.9551.900.0085.498.41
    2005Oakland AthleticsALMLB26LF141088.12600026261.0001.900.308.673.74
    2005Oakland AthleticsALMLB26RF3217.04000441.0001.300.241.915.86
    2006Sacramento River CatsPCLAAA27OF2800.0410104241.9761.500.0019.487.55
    2008Syracuse ChiefsILAAA291B900.0581346259.9526.600.006.311.75
    2008Syracuse ChiefsILAAA29OF2700.0541305855.9482.000.0019.035.15
    2008Syracuse ChiefsILAAA29P100.0000000.0000.000.000.71.327
    2009St. Lucie MetsFSLA+30LF200.04100551.0002.500.001.566.75
    2009Binghamton MetsEastAA30LF100.0101021.5001.000.000.750.010
    2009Binghamton MetsEastAA30RF100.02000221.0002.000.000.750.09
    2009Buffalo BisonsILAAA30RF500.09010109.9001.800.003.5100.09
    2010Sacramento River CatsPCLAAA31LF2100.0361203937.9491.800.0014.656.84
    2010Sacramento River CatsPCLAAA31RF400.07101881.0002.000.002.810.88
    2010Oakland AthleticsALMLB31LF121074.06000661.0000.500.087.4100.07
    MLB Totals - (LF)31221914302011.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (RF)3217400011.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (1B)9005813417.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (LF)21003612012.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (RF)9001611112.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)238004371623212.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)100000000.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (LF)100101011.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (RF)100200012.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)11100186114112.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (LF)200410013.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (OF)12700245116312.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (OF)660013866212.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1999Minor---------63-
    2000Minor---------18-
    2001Minor---------107-
    2002Minor---------105-
    2003MLB------5----
    2003Minor---------71-
    2004Minor---------123-
    2005MLB------14-3--
    2006Minor---------28-
    2008Minor1-9------27-
    2009Minor------3-6--
    2010MLB------12----
    2010Minor------21-4--
    Totals1-9---55-13542-