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Biography Data
Positions: P-375
Proper Name: Matthew Thomas Cain
Born: October 1, 1984 (31.299)
Place Dothan, Alabama
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 180 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Houston (Germantown,TN)
College:
Drafted: 2002 -- 1st round (25th overall) by San Francisco Giants (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 29,2005 (20.332)
Service Time:10.038 (2015)
TBC Player ID:21472
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2016-07-21 - San Francisco Giants - Activated from DL More
Prospect Ranks:[2006]MLB #10 SFN #1 [2005]MLB #13 SFN #1 [2004]MLB #91 SFN #2
Recent Contract:Signed to 6-year contract for 2012-2017 ($127m) Vesting option for 2018 for $14m by San Francisco Giants (2012-04-02)
Organizations:SFN
Signed by:Lee Elder
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (43.80%) -- Slider (18.87%) -- Changeup (14.73%) -- Curveball (12.90%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (9.71%)
Fastball Velocity: [2016] - 90.27 - [2015] - 91.02 - [2014] - 91.65 - [2013] - 91.18 - [2012] - 91.08 - [2011] - 91.2 - [2010] - 91.54


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2016MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2016-07-21San Francisco GiantsSPActive-MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2016-07-02San Francisco GiantsSPDL-15Arizona GiantsRkAssigned to AZL Giants (Rk) for rehab40man
    2016-06-15San Francisco GiantsSPDL-15San Francisco GiantsMLBDL-15 Aggravated right hamstring strain40man
    2016-06-14San Francisco GiantsSPActive-MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2016-05-28San Francisco GiantsSPDL-15San Francisco GiantsMLBDL-15 Strained right hamstring40man
    2015
    2015-09-11San Francisco GiantsSPActive-MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-09-07San Francisco GiantsSPDL-15SacramentoAAAAssigned to Sacramento (AAA) for rehab40man
    2015-08-29San Francisco GiantsSPDL-15San Francisco GiantsMLBDL-15 Right elbow nerve irritation40man
    2015-07-03San Francisco GiantsSPActive-MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-06-09San Francisco GiantsSPDL-15RichmondAAAssigned to Richmond (AA) for rehab40man
    2015-04-07San Francisco GiantsSPDL-15San Francisco GiantsMLBDL-15 Flexor tendon strain, right forearm40man
    2014
    2014-11-05San Francisco GiantsSPActive-MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-09-02San Francisco GiantsSPDL-60San Francisco GiantsMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2014-07-21San Francisco GiantsSPDL-15San Francisco GiantsMLBDL-15 Right elbow inflammation40man
    2014-06-06San Francisco GiantsSPActive-MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-05-31San Francisco GiantsSPDL-15San Francisco GiantsMLBDL-15 Strained right hamstring40man
    2014-05-10San Francisco GiantsSPActive-MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-05-05San Francisco GiantsSPDL-15San Francisco GiantsMLBDL-15 Lacerated finger40man
    2013
    2013-09-07San Francisco GiantsSPActive-MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-08-23San Francisco GiantsSPDL-15San Francisco GiantsMLBDL-15 Right forearm contusion [Hit by a Gaby Sanchez line drive]40man
    2012
    2012-04-02San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco GiantsMLB---
    2012-04-02San Francisco GiantsSPActive-MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLBSigned to 6-year contract for 2012-2017 ($127m) Vesting option for 2018 for $14m40man
    2010
    2010-03-28San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco GiantsMLB---
    2007
    2007-03-01San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco GiantsMLB---
    2006
    2006-03-03San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco GiantsMLB---
    2005
    2005-08-26San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco GiantsMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Giants
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by San Francisco Giants in 1st round (25th overall) of 2002 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2016San Francisco Giants$ 20,000,00025197$ 507,500$ 4,325,690
    2015San Francisco Giants$ 20,833,33323198$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014San Francisco Giants$ 20,833,33318199$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013San Francisco Giants$ 20,833,33313299$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012San Francisco Giants$ 15,333,33330397$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-04-02 - Signed to 6-year contract for 2012-2017 ($127.5m) Club option for 2018. Replaced prior contract
    2011San Francisco Giants$ 7,333,333119687$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010San Francisco Giants$ 4,583,3331921079$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-03-28 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2010-2012 ($27.25m) $1m signing bonus. Replaced final year of prior contract
    2009San Francisco Giants$ 2,900,0002581068$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008San Francisco Giants$ 950,0004221153$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007San Francisco Giants$ 650,0004751641$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-03-01 - Signed to 4-year contract for 2007-2010 ($9m) $1m signing bonus, Club option for 2011
    2006San Francisco Giants$ 328,000729299$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-03-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.328m)
    2005San Francisco Giants$ 300,000794460$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-08-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.3m) Contract purchased from minors

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