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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Matthew Alexander
Stat Years
1968-1981  [mlb] 1973-1981
Height/Weight
5-11 / 169
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
OF (126) ... 3B (49) ... DH (37) ... SS (13) ... 2B (10)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Bethune (Shreveport,LA)
Colleges
Grambling State University (Grambling, Louisiana)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #2 (#35 overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1973-08-23 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.205)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [4] OAK [3] CHN [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8109 ... retro id: alexm101 ... mlbam id: 110130
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Season Batting Totals

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YearTeam NameLgLvlLevelUnifAgeDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLB3633Log - Sp - Ext1137313110001030000000.333.333.6671.0003212.667.334.3330.000.000.000.00.00100.0
1 record(s)
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 Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. 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)

Matt Alexander Batting Log for 1980

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April 1980
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1980-04-2915PITMONNLW 5-4Box | PBP1323pr----1----------------------------------
May 1980
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1980-05-0117PITMONNLW 2-1Box | PBP2324pr----1----------------------------------
1980-05-0319PITATLNLL 1-3Box | PBP3325pr----1----------------------------------
1980-05-0621PITLANNLW 2-1Box | PBP4326pr---------------------------------------
1980-05-1528PITSFNNLW 3-2Box | PBP5327pr----1----------------------------------
1980-05-1629PITLANNLL 6-8Box | PBP6328pr---------------------------------------
1980-05-2133PITSDNNLW 3-2Box | PBP7329pr----1----------------------------------
1980-05-2335PITSFNNLW 5-4Box | PBP8330pr---------------------------------------
1980-05-2436PITSFNNLL 9-10Box | PBP9331pr---------------------------------------
June 1980
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1980-06-0346PITPHINLW 4-3Box | PBP10332pr-lf---------------------------------------
1980-06-1153PITCINNLL 2-3Box | PBP11333pr---------------------------------------
1980-06-1861PITATLNLL 4-5Box | PBP12334pr-2b---------------------------------------
1980-06-2063PITHOUNLL 4-6Box | PBP13335pr---------------------------------------
1980-06-2467PITSLNNLL 2-3Box | PBP14336pr---------------------------------------
1980-06-3072PITSLNNLW 5-4Box | PBP15337pr----1----------------------------------
July 1980
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1980-07-0173PITSLNNLW 3-2Box | PBP16338pr---------------------------------------
1980-07-0274PITSLNNLL 5-7Box | PBP17339pr---------------------------------------
1980-07-0476PITCHNNLL 2-4Box | PBP18340pr---------------------------------------
1980-07-0477PITCHNNLL 1-2Box | PBP19341pr---------------------------------------
1980-07-1484PITPHINLW 13-11Box | PBP20342pr---------------------------------------
1980-07-2696PITSFNNLL 3-4Box | PBP21343pr----1----------------------------------
August 1980
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1980-08-01101PITSDNNLL 0-1Box | PBP22344pr---------------------------------------
1980-08-03103PITSDNNLL 1-4Box | PBP23345lf---------------------------------------
1980-08-06105PITCHNNLW 9-7Box | PBP24346pr----1----------------------------------
1980-08-08108PITPHINLW 6-5Box | PBP25347pr----1----------------------------------
1980-08-21121PITHOUNLL 5-12Box | PBP26348cf---------------------------------------
1980-08-26126PITATLNLL 2-4Box | PBP27349pr---------------------------------------
1980-08-29129PITCINNLL 7-8Box | PBP28350pr---------------------------------------
September 1980
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1980-09-01133PITHOUNLW 7-5Box | PBP29351cf81331121-------------------.333.667.3331.000
1980-09-05135PITATLNLL 4-7Box | PBP30352pr----1----------------------.333.667.3331.000
1980-09-06136PITATLNLL 2-3Box | PBP31353pr---------------------------.333.667.3331.000
1980-09-09139PITPHINLL 4-5Box | PBP32354pr---------------------------.333.667.3331.000
1980-09-20148PITNYNNLL 6-9Box | PBP33355pr----1----------------------.333.667.3331.000
1980-09-26154PITCHNNLL 8-9Box | PBP34356pr----1----------------------.333.667.3331.000
1980-09-28156PITCHNNLL 2-3Box | PBP35357pr---------------------------.333.667.3331.000
1980-09-29157PITNYNNLL 4-5Box | PBP36358pr---------------------------.333.667.3331.000
1980-09-30158PITNYNNLL 2-3Box | PBP37359pr---------------------------.333.667.3331.000
37 record(s)
Glossary:
Game Date Calendar date of the game Tm-Gm# Game Number of his Team Tm Team Played For Opp Opponent (Team) Lg League Result Final score of game Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) S-G# Season Game Number for Player C-G# Career Game Number for Player Pos Defensive Position Ln Lineup slot in batting order GS Games Started PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats R Runs H Hits TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls Fou Fouls Cal Called Strikes Sw Swing and Miss Strikes InPl Balls put in Play 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)