Matthew Whitlow
Balmain Tigers (ML)
Matthew Whitlow
Birthdate:
Sept. 13, 1958 (30 y, 4 m, 9 d)
Position:
1B
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/212
Entry:
1980 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 4, Team: Balmain Tigers
Contract:
$32k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
5 years, 10 days

1988 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
86 319 70 9 3 13 40 32 29 55 1 2 0.219 0.285 0.674 0.294 0.224 81 0.20 2.58

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1B 86 754.1 702 35 2 0.9973 1.0743 2.584
Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 10 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 9 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Low
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
1988 $32k ($10.2k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 6 5 6 5 8
vs R 6 5 6 5 8
vs L 6 6 7 6 8
Potential 6 6 6 5 8
Fielding C IF OF
Range 3 7
Error 5 5
Arm 1 5 2
Turn DP 2
C Ability 1
Position
First 6
Run/Bunt
Speed 7
Stealing 3
Running 2
Sac Bunt 8
Bunt for Hit 8
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 % 43%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-22
Weight increased from 211 to 212
1989-01-01
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 212 to 211
1988-09-06
Contact vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
1988-08-16
Weight decreased from 213 to 212
1988-07-29
Weight increased from 212 to 213
1988-04-16
Eye vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Sac Bunt increased from 7 to 8
1988-02-21
Weight increased from 211 to 212
1988-02-14
Weight decreased from 212 to 211
1988-01-17
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
1987-12-13
Weight decreased from 213 to 212
1987-10-18
Weight decreased from 214 to 213
1987-09-20
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 7 to 8
1987-07-17
Weight decreased from 215 to 214
1987-04-18
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 8 to 7
1987-03-08
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 214 to 215
1986-11-16
Weight increased from 213 to 214
1986-10-05
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 9 to 8
1986-08-22
Weight decreased from 214 to 213
1986-07-17
Weight decreased from 218 to 214
1986-04-14
Eye vs L increased from 5 to 6
1986-01-05
Sac Bunt decreased from 8 to 7
Outfield Error decreased from 6 to 5
1985-09-29
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
1985-08-22
Weight decreased from 219 to 218
1985-03-31
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1985-01-06
Power vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L increased from 6 to 7
Outfield Range decreased from 8 to 7
1984-11-04
Weight increased from 218 to 219
1984-09-04
Avoid Ks increased from 7 to 8
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 7 to 8
Sac Bunt increased from 7 to 8
1B defense decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 217 to 218
1984-08-16
Weight increased from 216 to 217
1984-07-17
Infield Arm increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 214 to 216
1984-04-17
Weight increased from 213 to 214
1984-04-02
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Power increased from 5 to 6
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1984-01-01
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 7 to 8
1983-11-06
Weight decreased from 214 to 213
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 212 to 214
1983-04-09
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 7
Infield Error decreased from 6 to 5
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
GB% decreased from 45% to 43%
1983-04-05
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1983-03-06
Weight decreased from 213 to 212
1983-01-02
Contact Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Sac Bunt decreased from 8 to 7
Infield Error increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
1982-12-05
Speed decreased from 8 to 7
1982-11-07
Speed increased from 7 to 8
1982-10-31
Weight decreased from 214 to 213
1982-10-03
Weight increased from 213 to 214
1982-01-03
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
1B defense increased from 6 to 7
1981-10-04
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power Potential increased from 6 to 7
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Stealing increased from 2 to 3
1B defense increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 216 to 213
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known

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
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1988 29 86 354 319 70 9 3 13 40 32 29 55 1 2 0.219 0.285 0.674 0.2235 0.294 81 0.20
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1987 28 126 516 473 125 19 2 12 47 38 40 84 2 2 0.264 0.324 0.713 0.2989 0.314 96 1.59
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1986 27 126 544 488 127 20 2 17 50 62 41 86 1 0 0.260 0.317 0.730 0.2828 0.315 95 0.87
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1985 26 126 523 474 115 22 1 6 46 38 44 87 1 1 0.243 0.310 0.641 0.2846 0.285 73 -0.41
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1984 25 117 357 328 87 20 3 13 53 42 21 50 1 0 0.265 0.310 0.773 0.2751 0.330 111 1.40
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 24 65 67 58 17 2 0 4 16 8 5 10 0 0 0.293 0.349 0.883 0.2826 0.375 143 0.60
Total - SBC
SBC
646 2361 2140 541 92 11 65 252 220 180 372 6 5 0.253 0.312 0.709 0.2767 0.309 92 4.25

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
LEI - RES
1983 24 14 60 54 17 4 0 2 6 7 5 5 1 0 0.315 0.383 0.883 0.3191 0.383 124 0.27
LEI - RES
1982 23 88 394 348 118 25 1 16 52 61 40 77 2 7 0.339 0.410 0.964 0.3969 0.415 143 2.41
LEI - RES
1981 22 88 398 357 100 14 4 15 46 46 37 83 4 4 0.280 0.347 0.815 0.3244 0.355 105 1.05
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1980 21 69 182 156 47 7 1 5 23 25 19 44 2 2 0.301 0.394 0.850 0.3925 0.380 121 0.77
None - None
None - None
1980 21 45 227 204 65 10 5 13 49 59 22 13 33 13 0.319 0.388 0.996 0.2921 0.427 171 2.06
Total - ??
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45 227 204 65 10 5 13 49 59 22 13 33 13 0.319 0.388 0.996 0.2921 0.427 171 2.06
Total - AAA
AAA
190 852 759 235 43 5 33 104 114 82 165 7 11 0.310 0.378 0.888 0.3569 0.385 124 3.73
Total - AA
AA
69 182 156 47 7 1 5 23 25 19 44 2 2 0.301 0.394 0.850 0.3925 0.380 121 0.77

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1988 1B 86 754.1 702 35 2 0.997 8.793 1.074 2.58
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1987 1B 126 1108.1 1124 61 6 0.995 9.623 1.066 7.06
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1986 1B 126 1124.2 1007 59 7 0.994 8.531 1.029 2.68
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1985 1B 126 1133.0 1076 57 14 0.988 9.000 1.031 1.78
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1984 1B 88 715.2 663 31 8 0.989 8.728 1.031 1.31
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 1B 8 23.1 25 2 0 1.000 10.414 1.057 0.46
Total 1B 560 4859.1 4597 245 37 15.87

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
LEI - RES
1983 1B 14 116.2 115 3 1 0.992 9.103 0.947 -0.23
LEI - RES
1982 1B 88 771.0 628 41 4 0.994 7.809 1.011 0.59
LEI - RES
1981 1B 88 787.0 696 41 4 0.995 8.428 1.014 0.65
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1980 1B 38 264.2 197 20 0 1.000 7.379 1.035 1.15
Total 1B 228 1939.1 1636 105 9 2.16
Sydney Baseball Championship Hitting Log
Click two rows to sum games (Clear)
Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
Jan. 21, 1989
Jan 21
STG 5 - 2 3 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.09
Jan. 20, 1989
Jan 20
STG 4 - 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.08
Jan. 19, 1989
Jan 19
@CAN 2 - 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.18
Jan. 18, 1989
Jan 18
@CAN 7 - 6 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.04
Jan. 17, 1989
Jan 17
@CAN 0 - 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.16
Jan. 15, 1989
Jan 15
NTH 3 - 2 5 1 3 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.37
Jan. 14, 1989
Jan 14
NTH 2 - 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.12
Jan. 13, 1989
Jan 13
NTH 2 - 3 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.09
Jan. 12, 1989
Jan 12
@STH 3 - 7 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.22
Jan. 11, 1989
Jan 11
@STH 4 - 3 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Jan. 10, 1989
Jan 10
@STH 3 - 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Jan. 8, 1989
Jan 8
CRO 4 - 1 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Jan. 7, 1989
Jan 7
CRO 1 - 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Jan. 6, 1989
Jan 6
CRO 1 - 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.12
Jan. 5, 1989
Jan 5
MAN 4 - 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Jan. 4, 1989
Jan 4
MAN 0 - 5 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Jan. 3, 1989
Jan 3
MAN 1 - 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.09
Dec. 22, 1988
Dec 22
@EAS 5 - 9 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Dec. 21, 1988
Dec 21
@EAS 3 - 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.15
Dec. 20, 1988
Dec 20
@EAS 4 - 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.02
Dec. 18, 1988
Dec 18
@NEW 4 - 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Dec. 17, 1988
Dec 17
@NEW 5 - 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Dec. 16, 1988
Dec 16
@NEW 5 - 9 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.01
Dec. 15, 1988
Dec 15
@CRO 4 - 5 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.12
Dec. 14, 1988
Dec 14
@CRO 1 - 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0.11
Dec. 13, 1988
Dec 13
@CRO 1 - 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Dec. 11, 1988
Dec 11
EAS 3 - 0 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.06
Dec. 10, 1988
Dec 10
EAS 0 - 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.28
Dec. 9, 1988
Dec 9
EAS 0 - 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Dec. 8, 1988
Dec 8
@MAN 2 - 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.24
Dec. 7, 1988
Dec 7
@MAN 4 - 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.19
Dec. 6, 1988
Dec 6
@MAN 9 - 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Dec. 4, 1988
Dec 4
STH 7 - 4 4 1 2 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.15
Dec. 3, 1988
Dec 3
STH 1 - 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.03
Dec. 2, 1988
Dec 2
STH 1 - 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.13
Dec. 1, 1988
Dec 1
@NTH 2 - 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.02
Nov. 30, 1988
Nov 30
@NTH 2 - 13 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 29, 1988
Nov 29
@NTH 4 - 5 4 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.09
Nov. 27, 1988
Nov 27
NEW 1 - 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 -0.02
Nov. 26, 1988
Nov 26
NEW 3 - 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Nov. 25, 1988
Nov 25
NEW 1 - 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Nov. 24, 1988
Nov 24
@WES 1 - 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.16
Nov. 23, 1988
Nov 23
@WES 5 - 3 2 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0.14
Nov. 22, 1988
Nov 22
@WES 2 - 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.14
Nov. 20, 1988
Nov 20
CAN 1 - 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Nov. 19, 1988
Nov 19
CAN 5 - 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Nov. 18, 1988
Nov 18
CAN 0 - 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Nov. 17, 1988
Nov 17
@PEN 1 - 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Nov. 16, 1988
Nov 16
@PEN 1 - 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.18
Nov. 15, 1988
Nov 15
@PEN 1 - 2 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.10
Nov. 13, 1988
Nov 13
@PAR 7 - 5 5 0 2 0 1 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.04
Nov. 12, 1988
Nov 12
@PAR 1 - 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.12
Nov. 11, 1988
Nov 11
@PAR 7 - 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Nov. 10, 1988
Nov 10
STG 4 - 0 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Nov. 9, 1988
Nov 9
STG 4 - 6 4 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.12
Nov. 8, 1988
Nov 8
STG 1 - 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Nov. 6, 1988
Nov 6
WES 3 - 1 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.11
Nov. 5, 1988
Nov 5
WES 3 - 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Nov. 4, 1988
Nov 4
WES 3 - 5 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.12
Nov. 3, 1988
Nov 3
@PAR 4 - 3 3 2 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.39
Nov. 2, 1988
Nov 2
@PAR 9 - 6 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.01
Nov. 1, 1988
Nov 1
@PAR 2 - 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.14
Oct. 30, 1988
Oct 30
@PEN 1 - 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 29, 1988
Oct 29
@PEN 2 - 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.11
Oct. 28, 1988
Oct 28
@PEN 0 - 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.12
Oct. 27, 1988
Oct 27
CAN 2 - 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 -0.06
Oct. 26, 1988
Oct 26
CAN 5 - 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.12
Oct. 25, 1988
Oct 25
CAN 0 - 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Oct. 23, 1988
Oct 23
@WES 4 - 1 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.20
Oct. 22, 1988
Oct 22
@WES 3 - 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Oct. 21, 1988
Oct 21
@WES 4 - 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 -0.06
Oct. 20, 1988
Oct 20
STG 3 - 9 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
Oct. 19, 1988
Oct 19
STG 3 - 2 4 2 2 0 0 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.59
Oct. 18, 1988
Oct 18
STG 0 - 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.25
Oct. 16, 1988
Oct 16
PEN 4 - 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 -0.03
Oct. 15, 1988
Oct 15
PEN 2 - 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Oct. 14, 1988
Oct 14
PEN 3 - 4 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.09
Oct. 13, 1988
Oct 13
@CAN 3 - 6 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Oct. 12, 1988
Oct 12
@CAN 1 - 2 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Oct. 11, 1988
Oct 11
@CAN 2 - 4 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.11
Oct. 9, 1988
Oct 9
@STG 2 - 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.09
Oct. 8, 1988
Oct 8
@STG 4 - 8 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Oct. 7, 1988
Oct 7
@STG 3 - 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 -0.05
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
PAR 1 - 6 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Oct. 5, 1988
Oct 5
PAR 5 - 1 3 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0.11
Oct. 4, 1988
Oct 4
PAR 6 - 3 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.02
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Gold Glove 1988 - 1B Balmain (SBC)
Player of the Week Feb 21, 1983 Leichhardt (RES)
Dec 20, 1982 Leichhardt (RES)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink2
Grey Ink3
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1985 SBC 126 1
1986 SBC 126 1
1987 SBC 126 3
1988 SBC 86 1
Year Lg SF Rank
1986 SBC 4 10
1988 SBC 4 6
Year Lg G Rank
1985 SBC 126 1
1986 SBC 126 1
1987 SBC 126 3
1988 SBC 86 1