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GARY MATTHEWS

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1969-1987
Positions
OF-1876, DH-39
Born
July 5, 1950  (64.057)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-3 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
San Fernando  (San Fernando,CA)
College:
Drafted:
St. Louis Cardinals:  1971-5-81 (Jan-Reg) 
Signed by
Full Name
Gary Nathaniel Matthews 
TBC Player ID
14894
MLB Debut
Father of Gary Matthews

Speed
55
Contact
38
Patience
76
Batting
66
Power
72

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Bobby Murcer (86.74)
2.  Ken Boyer (86.26)
3.  Reggie Smith (85.38)
4.  Dusty Baker (85)
5.  Michael Young (84.58)
6.  Gil Hodges (83.52)
7.  Paul O'Neill (83.46)
8.  Roy White (83.42)
9.  Jimmy Wynn (83.31)
10.  Fred Lynn (82.88)
Age: 22
1.  Reggie Smith (89.18)
2.  Mark Kotsay (84.59)
3.  Jim Tabor (82.96)
4.  Omar Infante (78.61)
5.  Ed Stevens (78.38)
6.  Andre Dawson (78.07)
7.  Dave Winfield (78.04)
8.  Tony Lazzeri (77.53)
9.  Kent Hrbek (77.46)
10.  Joe Mauer (76.26)
Age: 23
1.  Dick McAuliffe (89.62)
2.  Dave Winfield (84.99)
3.  Reggie Smith (84.58)
4.  Keith Hernandez (84.03)
5.  Tony Lazzeri (82.93)
6.  Joe Mauer (82.59)
7.  Carlos Beltran (82.41)
8.  Dan Driessen (82.08)
9.  Ruppert Jones (81.93)
10.  Eric Hosmer (81.67)
Age: 24
1.  Reggie Smith (90.41)
2.  Joe Mauer (85.46)
3.  Ruppert Jones (84.61)
4.  Keith Hernandez (84.38)
5.  Dave Winfield (84.1)
6.  Augie Galan (83.85)
7.  Chili Davis (83.53)
8.  Jorge Orta (82.98)
9.  Sam Chapman (82.96)
10.  Dick McAuliffe (82.5)
Age: 25
1.  Dave Winfield (88.83)
2.  Reggie Smith (88.78)
3.  Dick McAuliffe (86.33)
4.  Ruppert Jones (85.84)
5.  Sam Chapman (85.62)
6.  Augie Galan (83.97)
7.  Frankie Hayes (83.95)
8.  Lou Whitaker (83.93)
9.  Vic Wertz (83.81)
10.  Chili Davis (83.75)
Age: 26
1.  Dave Winfield (89.67)
2.  Chili Davis (86.07)
3.  Ruppert Jones (85.98)
4.  Darin Erstad (85.24)
5.  Mark Kotsay (84.72)
6.  Dick McAuliffe (84.68)
7.  Reggie Smith (84.02)
8.  Lou Whitaker (83.91)
9.  Bob Bailey (83.75)
10.  Frankie Hayes (83.71)
Age: 27
1.  Dave Winfield (88.26)
2.  Bob Bailey (87.77)
3.  Chili Davis (87.26)
4.  Paul Blair (85.52)
5.  Bobby Murcer (85.31)
6.  Joe Gordon (84.93)
7.  Ruppert Jones (84.6)
8.  Melky Cabrera (84.6)
9.  Reggie Smith (84.51)
10.  Leon Durham (84.36)
Age: 28
1.  Dave Winfield (90.34)
2.  Jack Clark (88.08)
3.  Chili Davis (87.31)
4.  Bobby Murcer (86.87)
5.  Leon Durham (85.85)
6.  Bob Bailey (85.57)
7.  Joe Gordon (85.05)
8.  Reggie Smith (84.95)
9.  Bernie Williams (84.64)
10.  Lou Whitaker (84.62)
Age: 29
1.  Dave Winfield (90.82)
2.  Chili Davis (87.95)
3.  Bobby Murcer (87.51)
4.  Bernie Williams (86.57)
5.  Leon Durham (86.46)
6.  Jack Clark (85.28)
7.  Reggie Smith (84.78)
8.  Lou Whitaker (84.66)
9.  Bob Bailey (84.55)
10.  Mark Kotsay (84.49)
Age: 30
1.  Dave Winfield (91.54)
2.  Bernie Williams (91.53)
3.  Bobby Murcer (87.98)
4.  Jack Clark (87.33)
5.  Bob Bailey (86.79)
6.  Reggie Smith (86.53)
7.  Paul Blair (86.19)
8.  Bobby Bonilla (85.74)
9.  Chili Davis (85.73)
10.  Mark Kotsay (84.54)
Age: 31
1.  Dave Winfield (90.52)
2.  Bernie Williams (88.52)
3.  Bobby Murcer (87.35)
4.  Paul Blair (86.34)
5.  Reggie Smith (85.92)
6.  Bob Bailey (85.73)
7.  Chili Davis (84.87)
8.  Bobby Bonilla (84.41)
9.  Jack Clark (83.58)
10.  Lou Whitaker (83.46)
Age: 32
1.  Bobby Murcer (88.73)
2.  Dave Winfield (88.4)
3.  Chili Davis (86.12)
4.  Bob Bailey (86.03)
5.  Lou Whitaker (85.94)
6.  Ken Boyer (85.79)
7.  Bobby Bonilla (85.22)
8.  Bernie Williams (84.32)
9.  Paul Blair (84.22)
10.  Michael Young (84.15)
Age: 33
1.  Bobby Murcer (88.65)
2.  Lou Whitaker (86.1)
3.  Bernie Williams (85.26)
4.  Dave Winfield (85.08)
5.  Roy White (85.03)
6.  Michael Young (84.52)
7.  Reggie Smith (84.46)
8.  Bobby Bonilla (84.22)
9.  Ken Boyer (84.16)
10.  Bob Bailey (83.88)
Age: 34
1.  Bobby Murcer (88.62)
2.  Roy White (85.66)
3.  Lou Whitaker (85.4)
4.  Michael Young (85.02)
5.  Ken Boyer (85.01)
6.  Reggie Smith (84.91)
7.  Bernie Williams (84.89)
8.  Alan Trammell (83.57)
9.  Chili Davis (83.56)
10.  Bobby Bonilla (83.48)
Age: 35
1.  Bobby Murcer (87.27)
2.  Ken Boyer (86.08)
3.  Lou Whitaker (85.68)
4.  Reggie Smith (85.18)
5.  Roy White (84.61)
6.  Bobby Bonilla (84.04)
7.  Michael Young (84.02)
8.  Bernie Williams (83.64)
9.  Chili Davis (83.63)
10.  Jimmy Wynn (83.34)
Age: 36
1.  Bobby Murcer (86.62)
2.  Ken Boyer (86.24)
3.  Lou Whitaker (85.36)
4.  Reggie Smith (84.76)
5.  Michael Young (84.58)
6.  Dusty Baker (83.63)
7.  Roy White (83.42)
8.  Bobby Bonilla (83.36)
9.  Jimmy Wynn (83.31)
10.  Gil Hodges (82.43)
Age: 37
1.  Bobby Murcer (86.74)
2.  Ken Boyer (86.15)
3.  Reggie Smith (85.38)
4.  Dusty Baker (85)
5.  Michael Young (84.58)
6.  Gil Hodges (83.69)
7.  Roy White (83.42)
8.  Lou Whitaker (83.35)
9.  Jimmy Wynn (83.31)
10.  Paul O'Neill (83.28)


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