Matthew Anderson
Carlton Blues (ML)
Matthew Anderson
Birthdate:
April 10, 1957 (30 y, 4 m, 11 d)
Position:
LF
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'0"/187
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$25k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
4 years, 168 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 4 years, 168 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 14 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership High
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence High
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Fair
Current Contract
1987 $25k ($25k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 5 6 6 3
vs R 4 6 6 7 3
vs L 3 4 5 5 3
Potential 4 5 6 7 3
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 4
Error 4 10
Arm 1 5 7
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
First 2
Left Field 5
Right Field 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 6
Stealing 6
Running 4
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 4
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 1 2 1
vs R 1 2 1
vs L 1 2 1
Potential 1 2 1
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 42%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-07-17
Weight decreased from 188 to 187
1987-04-18
Power vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Eye decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 4 to 3
1987-03-08
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Eye increased from 6 to 7
Infield Arm decreased from 6 to 5
Outfield Range decreased from 5 to 4
RF defense decreased from 5 to 4
1986-12-28
Speed decreased from 7 to 6
1986-12-14
LF defense decreased from 6 to 5
1986-10-05
Gap Potential increased from 5 to 6
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Bunt for Hit decreased from 5 to 4
1986-07-17
Speed decreased from 8 to 7
RF defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1986-04-14
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Power decreased from 7 to 6
Eye Potential increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1986-03-09
Speed increased from 7 to 8
1986-01-05
Eye Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Eye decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
1985-12-08
LF defense decreased from 7 to 6
CF defense decreased from 1 to 0
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1985-09-29
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 4 to 3
RF defense increased from 5 to 6
1985-08-04
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1985-07-23
Weight decreased from 186 to 185
1985-07-17
Speed decreased from 8 to 7
1B defense decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1985-03-13
Weight decreased from 186 to 185
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1985-01-06
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 41% to 42%
1984-09-30
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1984-07-17
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1984-04-02
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1984-03-04
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1983-11-06
Weight decreased from 184 to 183
1983-09-06
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Movement decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 3 to 2
1983-04-05
Outfield Error increased from 9 to 10
Weight increased from 182 to 183
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1983-03-20
Weight increased from 181 to 182
1983-02-27
Weight increased from 179 to 181
1983-01-02
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Range increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 178 to 179
1982-11-21
CF defense increased from 0 to 1
1982-10-10
Weight increased from 177 to 178
1982-10-03
1B defense increased from 2 to 3
1982-09-07
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Movement decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs L decreased from 4 to 3
GB% decreased from 43% to 41%
1982-08-04
LF defense increased from 6 to 7
Movement Potential increased from 3 to 4
Movement increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs L increased from 3 to 4
1982-04-01
Weight decreased from 178 to 177
1982-01-03
RF defense increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 177 to 178
1981-10-04
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
RF defense increased from 2 to 4
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Movement decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 174 to 177
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1981-01-18
Eye Potential increased from 6 to 7
Eye increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Baserunning increased from 3 to 4
Weight decreased from 178 to 174
1980-03-16
Power increased from 6 to 7
Power vs R increased from 6 to 7
Eye vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
Speed increased from 7 to 8
Stealing increased from 5 to 6
Infield Arm increased from 5 to 6
1979-11-04
1B defense increased from 1 to 2
1979-02-11
Power increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 6
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Movement Potential increased from 3 to 4
Movement increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs L increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 176 to 178
1978-10-08
Gap vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Power vs R increased from 5 to 6
Eye Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Speed increased from 6 to 7
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
Outfield Error increased from 8 to 9
Outfield Arm increased from 6 to 7
LF defense increased from 5 to 6
RF defense increased from 1 to 2
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Movement decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Fastball Pot decreased from 2 to 1
1977-04-05
RF defense decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 175 to 176
1977-01-02
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Infield Error increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Range increased from 5 to 6
Outfield Error increased from 7 to 8
LF defense increased from 4 to 5
RF defense increased from 1 to 2
Weight increased from 174 to 175
1976-09-07
Weight decreased from 175 to 174
1976-04-02
Speed increased from 5 to 6
LF defense increased from 3 to 4
1976-01-04
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Speed decreased from 6 to 5
Stealing increased from 4 to 5
LF defense increased from 2 to 3
GB% decreased from 45% to 43%
Weight increased from 174 to 175
1975-09-03
Speed increased from 5 to 6
Baserunning increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 173 to 174

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1986 29 24 25 24 5 0 1 0 3 1 1 7 0 0 0.208 0.240 0.532 0.2941 0.233 42 -0.08
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1985 28 62 64 50 11 4 0 0 4 10 13 17 1 0 0.220 0.375 0.675 0.3235 0.314 98 0.23
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1983 26 84 178 156 31 10 1 6 19 19 22 51 2 1 0.199 0.298 0.689 0.2525 0.298 82 0.02
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1982 25 80 146 122 28 4 0 7 16 14 24 30 1 0 0.230 0.356 0.791 0.2471 0.350 110 0.67
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1981 24 103 339 279 59 7 2 9 32 40 56 92 3 3 0.212 0.351 0.699 0.2809 0.321 94 0.93
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1980 23 65 133 117 29 5 0 8 17 19 16 41 2 0 0.248 0.338 0.834 0.3088 0.362 124 0.71
SML - VBL
1979 22 3 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0.333 0.333 0.667 0.5000 0.298 76 0.00
SML - VBL
1978 21 15 52 46 5 0 0 0 0 2 6 18 1 0 0.109 0.212 0.320 0.1786 0.165 -16 -0.45
Total - VBL
VBL
436 940 797 169 30 4 30 91 106 138 257 10 4 0.212 0.331 0.704 0.2720 0.316 91 2.02

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
WIL - SBL
1986 29 22 97 81 26 3 1 7 17 19 16 21 1 0 0.321 0.433 1.075 0.3585 0.455 177 1.05
WIL - SBL
1984 27 84 361 276 85 11 1 23 66 77 79 73 9 4 0.308 0.463 1.068 0.3388 0.459 171 4.39
WIL - SBL
1980 23 19 70 58 18 2 0 5 17 15 12 20 3 2 0.310 0.429 1.032 0.3939 0.439 166 0.77
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1979 22 16 63 51 15 3 0 6 15 10 11 16 0 1 0.294 0.413 1.119 0.3000 0.460 169 0.61
WIL - SBL
1979 22 34 140 112 24 3 1 9 24 28 27 40 4 2 0.214 0.367 0.867 0.2381 0.380 114 0.56
WLK - ADL
1979 22 4 17 12 4 0 1 1 2 3 5 5 1 0 0.333 0.529 1.279 0.5000 0.543 257 0.31
STA - ADL
1979 22 5 8 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0.143 0.250 0.393 0.2500 0.206 -3 -0.05
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1978 21 38 154 129 34 5 0 7 24 23 24 51 2 3 0.264 0.383 0.848 0.3803 0.380 111 0.25
WLK - ADL
1978 21 36 165 139 39 4 1 18 49 30 23 44 1 0 0.281 0.382 1.094 0.2658 0.458 175 1.86
WLK - ADL
1977 20 84 382 333 106 20 4 24 86 69 44 109 2 4 0.318 0.395 1.014 0.4020 0.437 165 3.72
WLK - ADL
1976 19 84 370 316 96 17 1 23 67 58 50 108 6 1 0.304 0.400 0.982 0.3904 0.427 158 3.62
WLK - ADL
1975 18 84 335 292 69 11 2 12 42 34 38 88 0 1 0.236 0.334 0.745 0.2969 0.340 93 -0.37
WLK - ADL
1974 17 65 245 217 50 13 4 11 42 32 26 65 2 1 0.230 0.310 0.790 0.2727 0.345 105 0.60
WLK - ADL
1973 16 7 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -149 -0.32
Total - AAA
AAA
213 885 707 202 27 3 57 163 172 169 221 19 12 0.286 0.424 0.999 0.3349 0.431 152 7.63
Total - AA
AA
369 1528 1322 365 65 13 89 288 226 187 423 12 7 0.276 0.367 0.914 0.3366 0.399 138 9.36

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1986 LF 2 4.0 1 0 0 1.000 2.250 0.981 0.02
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1985 1B 3 4.0 3 0 0 1.000 6.750 1.063 0.16
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1985 2B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1985 3B 1 3.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1985 LF 2 10.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.24
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1985 RF 2 3.0 1 0 0 1.000 3.000 1.003 0.04
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1983 1B 2 4.0 6 0 0 1.000 13.500 0.000 0.00
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1983 LF 29 182.2 37 0 2 0.949 1.823 0.933 -0.68
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1983 RF 15 114.2 30 2 0 1.000 2.512 0.976 0.51
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1982 1B 1 4.0 3 1 0 1.000 9.000 1.110 0.07
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1982 LF 25 137.2 31 0 0 1.000 2.027 1.003 0.05
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1982 CF 2 10.0 1 0 0 1.000 0.900 1.080 0.06
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1982 RF 17 88.2 15 0 0 1.000 1.523 1.059 0.60
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1981 LF 75 575.0 132 6 1 0.993 2.160 1.043 3.51
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1981 RF 19 101.1 18 1 1 0.950 1.688 1.038 0.42
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1980 1B 1 1.0 2 0 0 1.000 18.000 0.000 0.00
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1980 SS 1 0.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1980 LF 34 239.2 58 3 1 0.984 2.291 0.997 -0.19
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1980 RF 7 16.0 8 0 0 1.000 4.500 0.922 -0.52
SML - VBL
1979 LF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
SML - VBL
1978 LF 15 114.0 26 1 0 1.000 2.132 1.063 1.11
Total 1B 7 13.0 14 1 0 0.22
Total 2B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.00
Total 3B 1 3.0 0 0 0 0.00
Total SS 1 0.1 0 0 0 0.00
Total LF 183 1265.0 285 10 4 3.57
Total CF 2 10.0 1 0 0 0.06
Total RF 60 323.2 72 3 1 1.06

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
WIL - SBL
1986 1B 2 9.0 6 0 0 1.000 6.000 0.065 -0.52
WIL - SBL
1986 LF 22 164.0 28 3 0 1.000 1.701 0.946 -0.80
WIL - SBL
1986 RF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WIL - SBL
1984 1B 2 4.0 2 0 0 1.000 4.500 0.000 0.00
WIL - SBL
1984 LF 84 713.0 198 12 3 0.986 2.651 0.968 2.94
WIL - SBL
1984 CF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WIL - SBL
1984 RF 2 3.0 1 0 0 1.000 3.000 1.003 0.05
WIL - SBL
1980 LF 16 137.0 42 0 0 1.000 2.759 1.032 0.92
WIL - SBL
1979 2B 1 3.0 2 0 0 1.000 6.000 0.000 0.00
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1979 LF 15 125.2 23 6 1 0.967 2.077 0.996 -0.07
WIL - SBL
1979 LF 30 270.0 58 5 0 1.000 2.100 0.991 -0.46
WLK - ADL
1979 1B 2 2.0 2 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 0.00
WLK - ADL
1979 LF 4 34.0 5 0 0 1.000 1.324 0.903 -0.50
STA - ADL
1979 LF 3 7.0 2 0 0 1.000 2.571 1.070 0.12
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1978 LF 38 311.2 60 5 1 0.985 1.877 0.939 -2.65
WLK - ADL
1978 1B 10 72.1 54 2 0 1.000 6.968 0.796 -1.24
WLK - ADL
1978 LF 28 243.1 61 3 1 0.985 2.367 1.054 2.25
WLK - ADL
1977 LF 84 743.1 153 5 1 0.994 1.913 1.013 0.54
WLK - ADL
1976 1B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WLK - ADL
1976 LF 84 706.0 114 8 3 0.976 1.555 1.044 2.85
WLK - ADL
1975 LF 84 686.2 111 10 2 0.984 1.586 0.930 -8.71
WLK - ADL
1974 LF 64 513.0 76 4 0 1.000 1.404 0.986 -1.06
WLK - ADL
1973 1B 3 6.0 8 0 0 1.000 12.000 1.115 0.07
WLK - ADL
1973 RF 4 12.1 2 0 0 1.000 1.460 0.485 -1.94
Total 1B 20 94.1 72 2 0 -1.69
Total 2B 1 3.0 2 0 0 0.00
Total LF 556 4654.2 931 61 12 -4.64
Total CF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.00
Total RF 7 17.1 3 0 0 -1.89
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
MVP / Batter of the Year 1978 West Lakes (ADL)
League Champ 1986 Carlton (VBL)
1984 Carlton (VBL)
1983 Carlton (VBL)
Silver Slugger 1985 - LF Williamstown (SBL)
Batter of the Month Mar 1978 West Lakes (ADL)
Feb 1975 West Lakes (ADL)
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg K Rank
1981 VBL 92 6