Mat Bibby
Geelong Cats (ML)
Mat Bibby
Birthdate:
March 20, 1952 (35 y, 6 m, 0 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/201
Entry:
1974 Draft - Round: 5, Overall: 38, Team: Geelong Cats
Contract:
$18k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
1 years, 148 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 1 years, 148 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 13 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Low
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
1987 $18k ($18k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 1 3 1 2 1
vs R 1 3 1 2 1
vs L 1 3 1 2 1
Potential 2 3 1 3 1
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 2
Error 2 2
Arm 1 7 2
Turn DP 2
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 10
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 4 5 5
vs R 4 5 5
vs L 4 4 4
Potential 5 5 5
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 5 6
Curveball 5 6
Changeup 1 4
Other Pitching
Velocity 89-91 mph
GB % 60%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 6
Hold 5
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-09-20
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Control vs L decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1987-04-18
Contact decreased from 2 to 1
Contact vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Contact vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Velocity decreased from 91-93 mph to 89-91 mph
GB% decreased from 63% to 61%
Fastball decreased from 6 to 5
Curveball decreased from 6 to 5
1987-03-08
Stuff vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Velocity decreased from 92-94 mph to 91-93 mph
Fastball Pot decreased from 7 to 6
1986-10-19
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1986-10-05
Stuff decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
Velocity decreased from 93-95 mph to 92-94 mph
GB% increased from 59% to 63%
Fastball decreased from 7 to 6
Changeup Pot decreased from 5 to 4
1986-04-14
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Control decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 61% to 59%
Stamina decreased from 7 to 6
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Unknown
1986-01-05
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Control Potential increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
1985-11-03
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1985-10-13
Stuff Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Role changed from RP to SP
1985-09-29
Outfield Error decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential increased from 5 to 6
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 62% to 60%
Role changed from SP to RP
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 199 to 200
1985-03-31
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
1985-01-20
Weight decreased from 200 to 199
1985-01-06
GB% increased from 61% to 62%
1984-07-23
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1984-07-17
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
1984-04-02
GB% increased from 59% to 60%
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair
1984-01-29
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
1984-01-01
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
GB% decreased from 60% to 59%
1983-12-11
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1983-12-04
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1983-09-06
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Avoid Ks decreased from 2 to 1
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 2 to 1
GB% increased from 59% to 60%
1983-07-17
Hold decreased from 6 to 5
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1983-04-09
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Movement decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
1983-04-05
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 1 to 2
1983-03-06
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
1983-01-02
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Stuff Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs L decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 60% to 59%
Stamina increased from 6 to 7
1982-08-22
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1982-08-16
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
1982-08-04
Weight increased from 201 to 202
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1982-04-01
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
1982-01-03
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1981-10-04
GB% increased from 58% to 60%
Changeup Pot decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 199 to 201
1981-01-18
Outfield Error increased from 2 to 3
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 57% to 58%
Curveball Pot decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 198 to 199
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1980-03-16
Eye increased from 1 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 1 to 2
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 53% to 57%
1979-11-04
Weight decreased from 200 to 198
1979-02-11
Turn Double Play increased from 1 to 2
Movement increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential decreased from 4 to 3
GB% increased from 50% to 53%
Changeup decreased from 2 to 1
1978-10-08
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Infield Arm increased from 6 to 7
Movement decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 54% to 50%
Hold increased from 5 to 6
Changeup increased from 1 to 2
Weight increased from 198 to 200
1977-09-06
Weight increased from 196 to 198
1977-04-05
Hold increased from 4 to 5
1977-01-02
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Movement increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 193 to 196
1976-09-07
Control Potential increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 191 to 193
1976-04-02
Contact vs R increased from 1 to 2
Eye Potential increased from 1 to 2
Eye vs L increased from 1 to 2
Control increased from 2 to 3
Control vs R increased from 2 to 3
Control vs L increased from 2 to 3
Fastball increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1976-01-04
Contact increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs L increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 52% to 54%
Curveball Pot decreased from 8 to 7
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
1975-09-03
Weight decreased from 192 to 190

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 34 29 29 135.1 4-16 0 34 47 5.53% 7.64% 3.41% 65.34% 55.33% 0.321 5.985 5.277 138 4.901 0.71 -0.65
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 33 18 20 87.1 4-10 0 18 41 4.39% 10.00% 3.41% 66.95% 53.33% 0.304 6.080 5.876 149 5.721 0.20 -0.89
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1982 30 0 3 2.2 0-0 0 2 0 16.67% 0.00% 0.00% 50.00% 33.33% 0.400 6.750 1.159 27 3.870 5.59 0.11
Total - VBL
VBL
47 52 225.1 8-26 0 54 88 5.21% 8.49% 3.38% 65.81% 54.31% 0.315 6.031 5.461 141 5.207 0.57 -1.43

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1984 32 20 20 102.0 6-6 0 76 44 16.03% 9.28% 2.11% 70.11% 57.56% 0.393 5.559 4.765 99 4.964 0.79 1.35
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1983 31 21 21 121.0 5-6 0 93 38 17.55% 7.17% 2.45% 74.03% 50.61% 0.330 3.942 4.389 98 4.718 -0.45 1.70
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1982 30 16 16 82.0 2-9 0 55 33 13.72% 8.23% 2.74% 64.04% 53.49% 0.421 6.695 5.403 111 5.415 1.29 0.56
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1981 29 15 15 66.0 2-8 0 33 28 9.79% 8.31% 2.67% 58.65% 65.99% 0.424 8.182 6.046 130 5.526 2.14 -0.15
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1980 28 17 17 90.1 5-5 0 47 41 11.46% 10.00% 1.71% 63.91% 52.00% 0.360 5.878 5.003 110 5.892 0.88 0.71
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1979 27 12 18 77.0 5-4 0 48 35 14.55% 10.61% 1.52% 71.03% 56.97% 0.316 3.974 4.890 99 5.673 -0.92 0.93
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1978 26 1 11 23.0 1-1 1 17 16 17.00% 16.00% 3.00% 89.93% 49.02% 0.203 2.739 6.260 123 6.571 -3.52 -0.16
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1977 25 18 23 111.1 7-5 0 88 32 19.26% 7.00% 2.63% 71.09% 49.55% 0.301 3.719 4.605 100 4.888 -0.89 1.35
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1976 24 11 26 67.1 4-7 3 36 32 11.39% 10.13% 2.22% 72.92% 45.58% 0.352 4.545 5.660 126 6.234 -1.12 -0.25
PTA - ADL
1975 23 18 22 93.2 3-6 0 90 51 19.91% 11.28% 1.55% 65.80% 58.52% 0.385 5.573 4.589 109 4.817 0.98 0.62
PTA - ADL
1974 22 0 18 20.0 1-0 0 22 12 24.18% 13.19% 0.00% 78.79% 54.29% 0.364 2.250 3.729 88 4.944 -1.48 0.21
Total - AAA
AAA
131 167 740.0 37-51 4 493 299 14.69% 8.91% 2.30% 68.65% 53.48% 0.357 5.072 5.034 107 5.365 0.04 6.03
Total - AA
AA
18 40 113.2 4-6 0 112 63 20.63% 11.60% 1.29% 67.91% 57.82% 0.382 4.988 4.438 105 4.840 0.55 0.83

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
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 34 29 46 35 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 15 0 0 0.114 0.162 0.334 0.2000 0.152 -17 -0.44
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 33 20 28 22 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 7 0 0 0.000 0.080 0.080 0.0000 0.056 -88 -0.47
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1982 30 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Total - VBL
VBL
52 74 57 4 0 1 0 2 2 3 22 0 0 0.070 0.129 0.234 0.1111 0.113 -44 -0.91

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
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1984 32 20 37 28 6 2 0 0 3 3 1 13 0 0 0.214 0.267 0.552 0.4000 0.255 33 -0.31
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1983 31 21 42 32 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 14 0 0 0.094 0.121 0.215 0.1667 0.104 -73 -0.74
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1982 30 16 29 25 3 0 0 0 2 1 0 8 0 0 0.120 0.120 0.240 0.1765 0.109 -72 -0.54
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1981 29 15 28 21 8 2 0 0 4 5 3 7 0 0 0.381 0.458 0.935 0.5714 0.423 150 0.20
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1980 28 17 37 31 7 2 0 1 2 4 0 12 0 0 0.226 0.226 0.613 0.3333 0.261 38 -0.28
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1979 27 18 25 18 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 0.056 0.105 0.216 0.0833 0.106 -72 -0.44
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1978 26 11 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0.000 0.250 0.250 0.0000 0.186 -20 -0.04
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1977 25 23 44 35 4 0 0 0 2 3 0 17 0 0 0.114 0.139 0.253 0.2222 0.123 -54 -0.77
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1976 24 26 22 20 6 2 0 0 2 1 1 7 0 0 0.300 0.333 0.733 0.4615 0.328 89 0.07
PTA - ADL
1975 23 22 35 32 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 13 0 0 0.188 0.188 0.406 0.3158 0.185 -22 -0.19
PTA - ADL
1974 22 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Total - AAA
AAA
167 268 213 38 9 0 1 15 21 7 86 0 0 0.178 0.215 0.450 0.2937 0.207 -2 -2.86
Total - AA
AA
40 35 32 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 13 0 0 0.188 0.188 0.406 0.3158 0.185 -22 -0.19

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 P 29 135.1 4 31 1 0.972 2.328 1.069 1.16
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 P 20 87.1 8 15 2 0.920 2.370 1.147 0.59
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1982 P 3 2.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.00
Total P 52 225.1 12 46 3 1.75

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1984 P 20 102.0 1 19 3 0.870 1.765 0.972 -0.07
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1983 P 21 121.0 10 18 1 0.966 2.083 1.033 0.20
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1982 P 16 82.0 8 11 1 0.950 2.085 0.969 -0.28
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1981 P 15 66.0 6 11 0 1.000 2.318 1.092 0.72
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1980 P 17 90.1 3 12 0 1.000 1.495 0.951 -0.29
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1979 P 18 77.0 3 15 1 0.947 2.104 1.006 0.30
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1978 P 11 23.0 2 2 0 1.000 1.565 1.029 0.01
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1977 P 23 111.1 8 13 2 0.913 1.698 0.961 -0.55
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1976 P 26 67.1 5 11 0 1.000 2.139 1.087 0.37
PTA - ADL
1975 P 21 93.2 8 9 0 1.000 1.634 1.227 1.79
PTA - ADL
1974 P 18 20.0 1 3 0 1.000 1.800 0.983 0.05
Total P 206 853.2 55 124 8 2.25
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Month Feb 1980 Coburg (SBL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink1
Similar Players (SP)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg SH Rank
1986 VBL 9 8
Year Lg GS Rank
1986 VBL 29 4
Year Lg L Rank
1986 VBL 16 1
Year Lg WP Rank
1986 VBL 9 1
Year Lg Hits Rank
1986 VBL 181 3
Year Lg W (Low) Rank
1986 VBL 4 2