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Gary Matthews #1AS-1AW-5

+ Played in Major Leagues 1972-1987
Biography Data
Positions: OF-1876, DH-39
Proper Name: Gary Nathaniel Matthews
Born: July 5, 1950 (64.270)
Place San Fernando, California
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 205 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: San Fernando (San Fernando,CA)
College: Columbia State Community College
Drafted: 1971 -- 5th round (81st overall) by St. Louis Cardinals (Jan-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 6,1972 (22.063)
TBC Player ID:14894
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Career Activity
Organizations:SFN, ATL, PHI, CHN, SEA
Signed by:George Genovese
Relationship(s):Father of Gary Matthews

Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
55 39 76 66 72


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  • The list of games below involve those where this player has accomplished at least one of a pre-defined list of feats or milestones throughout his career.
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Batting Feats and Milestones for Gary Matthews
    Game DateTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    SFNSDNW 6-0 @SDN511000100010000011st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
    SFNATLW 8-5 @ATL322002400000001062 home runs, 1st career home run
    SFNCHNW 4-3 vs CHN3110000101100000431st career stolen base
    SFNPHIW 13-8 vs PHI54400130000000001924 runs scored, 4 hits
    SFNSDNW 3-2 vs SDN51400110000000002414 hits
    SFNNYNW 9-4 vs NYN41410020000000002534 hits
    SFNPHIW 8-1 @PHI42200240011010003922 home runs
    SFNATLL 6-7 @ATL61500010000000014345 hits
    SFNATLW 12-11 @ATL64400230001000004462 home runs, 4 runs scored, 4 hits
    SFNPITW 7-3 vs PIT42300230000000004482 home runs
    SFNPHIL 2-3 @PHI4011002000000001500500th career game
    SFNHOUW 10-0 vs HOU43300350000000005903 home runs, 5 RBIs
    ATLLANL 6-16 vs LAN52400110000000006094 hits
    ATLPHIL 5-8 @PHI60000000004000006474 strikeouts
    ATLSDNW 9-6 vs SDN42400040000000007224 hits
    ATLHOUW 12-10 vs HOU23200230010100007372 home runs
    ATLSDNW 8-7 vs SDN43400240010000007462 home runs, 4 hits
    ATLSDNW 7-2 @SDN53510110000000008555 hits
    ATLCINL 4-9 vs CIN4120013000100000875100th career home run
    ATLPITW 5-2 @PIT32200221010000008922 home runs
    ATLPHIW 10-5 vs PHI43310240010000009352 home runs
    ATLLANL 4-6 vs LAN32210110021000009381000th career hit
    ATLSDNL 5-6 @SDN51100000004000009464 strikeouts
    ATLCINL 6-8 vs CIN42300220010000009742 home runs
    ATLNYNW 5-1 @NYN501000000000000010001000th career game
    ATLLANL 3-5 vs LAN40100011010000001008100th career stolen base
    ATLSFNW 4-1 @SFN50100020001000001015500th career RBI
    ATLSFNW 10-2 vs SFN342101100200000010214 runs scored
    ATLHOUL 4-5 @HOU500000000040000010324 strikeouts
    ATLLANL 4-8 @LAN322002300100000010652 home runs
    ATLSFNL 2-3 @SFN414010000000000010694 hits
    ATLCHNW 7-6 @CHN500000000040000010774 strikeouts
    ATLHOUW 14-0 vs HOU434000110000000010964 hits
    ATLSDNW 9-0 vs SDN422002300020000010982 home runs
    ATLPITW 4-2 @PIT524002300000000011482 home runs, 4 hits
    ATLCHNW 5-2 @CHN514200100000000011544 hits
    PHISLNW 6-1 vs SLN201000200000002012242 sacrifice flies
    PHIMONW 11-8 vs MON343101300200000012614 runs scored
    PHICHNW 9-2 @CHN423001500100000012755 RBIs
    PHIPITW 4-3 @PIT522002200010000013432 home runs
    PHIPITW 8-3 @PIT524000120000000013444 hits
    PHIMONW 15-11 @MON624300200010000113993 Doubles, 4 hits
    PHIATLW 11-9 @ATL624001400010000014094 hits
    PHIPITW 6-4 @PIT512101200030000015001500th career game
    PHICINW 11-7 @CIN210000000400000015184 walks
    PHIPITW 14-5 vs PIT534000010000000015344 hits
    CHNPITW 7-1 @PIT201100310100002015952 sacrifice flies
    CHNCINW 6-3 @CIN514100100000000016084 hits
    CHNHOUL 6-7 @HOU434000110100000016864 hits
    CHNSDNL 1-3 @SDN31100110011000001745200th career home run
    CHNLANW 6-3 @LAN423002400000000018872 home runs
    CHNPHIW 8-7 vs PHI423002200000000019332 home runs
    SEAMILL 4-6 @MIL504100200000000119934 hits
    SEACALL 3-4 @CAL400000000000000020002000th career game
    SEAOAKL 3-9 @OAK401000000000000020022000th career hit

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