Eric Matson
Birthdate:
June 2, 2003 (31 y, 4 m, 15 d)
Born In:
West Lafayette, IN, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/230
Entry:
2026 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 8, Team: Greenville 84s
Contract:
$101.5M / 6 years (2033-2038)
ML Service Time:
8 years, 0 days

2034 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
NV - PL
22 22 128.1 4-10 0 0 0 37 106 4.839 3.826 90 3.590 2.29
JC - PAAA
3 3 13.2 0-1 0 0 0 6 13 1.317 3.523 81 3.439 0.32
Current Status
MLB Service Time 8 years, 0 days
40-man Service Time 8 years, 0 days
Time as Pro 8 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
ML DL Days (season) 20 days
Personality
Leadership High
Loyalty High
Greed Normal
Intelligence High
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Very Popular
Local Extremely Popular
Current Contract
2033 $15.25M
2034 $16.25M ($0 left)
2035 $16.25M
2036 $17.25M
2037 $18.25M
2038 $18.25M / P
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Pitcher of Year Bonus$700k
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 6 7 5 6 6
vs R 6 7 5 5 6
vs L 6 8 6 6 6
Potential 6 7 6 6 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 1
Error 3 4
Arm 5 5 4
Turn DP 1
C Ability 5
Position
Pitcher 5
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 8 8 8
vs R 8 8 8
vs L 8 8 8
Potential 8 8 8
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Slider 4 6
Splitter 5 5
Knuckleball 11 11
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 71%
Stamina 9
Hold 6
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2034-10-17
Contact vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff Potential decreased from 9 to 8
2034-07-03
Weight increased from 229 to 230
2034-04-30
Weight decreased from 230 to 229
2034-04-21
Weight decreased from 231 to 230
2034-03-16
Weight increased from 230 to 231
2034-01-02
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Eye increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Control vs L increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 229 to 230
2033-11-04
Movement Potential increased from 7 to 8
Movement increased from 7 to 8
Movement vs R increased from 7 to 8
Movement vs L increased from 7 to 8
Control Potential increased from 7 to 8
Control increased from 7 to 8
Control vs R increased from 7 to 8
GB% increased from 65% to 71%
Weight increased from 228 to 229
National Popularity increased from Popular to Very Popular
2033-04-15
Power Potential increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 7
2033-01-02
Stuff vs R decreased from 9 to 8
Control Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Control decreased from 8 to 7
Control vs R decreased from 8 to 7
GB% increased from 63% to 65%
2032-10-25
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 5 to 6
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Catcher Ability decreased from 6 to 5
P defense decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs L decreased from 8 to 7
GB% increased from 61% to 63%
Weight increased from 226 to 228
2032-09-26
Weight increased from 225 to 226
2032-07-07
Weight increased from 224 to 225
2032-06-21
Weight decreased from 225 to 224
2032-05-05
Weight increased from 224 to 225
2032-04-15
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Gap Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Control Potential increased from 7 to 8
Control increased from 7 to 8
Control vs L increased from 7 to 8
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
2032-03-07
Control vs R increased from 7 to 8
GB% increased from 58% to 60%
2032-02-15
Weight increased from 223 to 224
2031-10-24
Contact vs L increased from 6 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Control decreased from 8 to 7
Control vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Control vs L decreased from 8 to 7
National Popularity decreased from Very Popular to Popular
2031-09-28
Weight decreased from 224 to 223
2031-08-10
Weight increased from 223 to 224
2031-07-28
Weight decreased from 224 to 223
2031-05-20
Weight increased from 223 to 224
2031-05-05
Weight increased from 222 to 223
2031-04-15
Control Potential increased from 7 to 8
Control increased from 7 to 8
Control vs R increased from 7 to 8
Control vs L increased from 7 to 8
GB% decreased from 60% to 58%
2031-04-05
P defense decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 221 to 222
2031-01-02
Weight increased from 220 to 221
2030-10-24
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
GB% increased from 59% to 60%
2030-04-30
Gap Potential increased from 7 to 8
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Bunt for Hit increased from 1 to 2
Slider Pot decreased from 7 to 6
2030-01-07
Contact Potential increased from 6 to 7
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power Potential increased from 5 to 6
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Infield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Slider Pot increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 216 to 220
National Popularity increased from Popular to Very Popular
2029-05-20
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Eye Potential decreased from 6 to 5
C defense decreased from 4 to 0
1B defense decreased from 3 to 0
GB% decreased from 60% to 59%
Stamina increased from 8 to 9
2029-01-01
Contact Potential increased from 6 to 7
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Gap Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
C defense decreased from 5 to 4
Control increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R increased from 6 to 7
Control vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 58% to 60%
Slider Pot decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 214 to 216
Local Popularity increased from Very Popular to Extremely Popular
2028-04-30
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
1B defense decreased from 4 to 3
GB% increased from 57% to 58%
2028-01-01
Contact Potential increased from 6 to 7
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
Outfield Error decreased from 5 to 4
P defense increased from 6 to 7
Stuff Potential increased from 8 to 9
Stuff vs R increased from 8 to 9
Movement increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs R increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 56% to 57%
Slider increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 212 to 214
Local Popularity increased from Popular to Very Popular
National Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular

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
NV - PL
2034 31 22 22 128.1 4 10 0 106 37 19.03% 6.64% 2.51% 65.90% 62.84% 0.321 4.839 3.826 90 3.590 1.01 2.29
NV - PL
2032 29 25 25 173.1 18 4 0 143 40 20.78% 5.81% 2.18% 82.53% 56.86% 0.258 2.440 3.349 85 3.496 -0.91 3.50
NV - PL
2031 28 18 18 118.1 8 4 0 105 29 22.34% 6.17% 1.49% 73.74% 58.23% 0.257 2.510 2.910 70 3.339 -0.40 3.45
GRE - 3L
2030 27 23 23 138.1 7 9 0 140 48 24.01% 8.23% 2.92% 68.30% 50.39% 0.287 4.489 3.720 93 3.375 0.77 2.45
GRE - SL
2029 26 23 23 133.2 5 6 0 144 39 26.28% 7.12% 2.01% 77.14% 59.75% 0.285 3.097 3.159 75 3.075 -0.06 3.67
GRE - 3L
2028 25 16 16 92.1 5 5 0 95 33 25.47% 8.85% 1.61% 72.85% 50.29% 0.246 2.827 2.897 71 3.278 -0.07 2.78
GRE - 3L
2027 24 24 24 131.1 7 5 0 123 49 23.30% 9.28% 2.46% 80.28% 58.82% 0.248 2.604 3.399 87 3.081 -0.80 2.71
Greenville (4 yrs)
GRE (4 yrs)
86 86 495.2 24 25 0 502 169 24.70% 8.32% 2.31% 74.54% 55.11% 0.269 3.305 3.330 83 3.198 -0.03 11.62
NV (3 yrs)
65 65 420.0 30 18 0 354 106 20.64% 6.18% 2.10% 74.11% 59.08% 0.278 3.193 3.371 83 3.481 -0.18 9.24
Total - PL
PL
65 65 420.0 30 18 0 354 106 20.64% 6.18% 2.10% 74.11% 59.08% 0.278 3.193 3.371 83 3.481 -0.18 9.24
Total - SL
SL
23 23 133.2 5 6 0 144 39 26.28% 7.12% 2.01% 77.14% 59.75% 0.285 3.097 3.159 75 3.075 -0.06 3.67
Total - 3L
3L
63 63 362.0 19 19 0 358 130 24.12% 8.76% 2.43% 73.55% 53.49% 0.263 3.381 3.394 85 3.244 -0.01 7.94
Total - All
All
151 151 915.2 54 43 0 856 275 22.84% 7.34% 2.22% 74.34% 57.01% 0.273 3.253 3.349 83 3.328 -0.10 20.86

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
JC - PAAA
2034 31 3 3 13.2 0 1 0 13 6 22.81% 10.53% 1.75% 75.34% 61.54% 0.250 1.317 3.523 81 3.439 -2.21 0.32
Alaskan - 3AAA
ALA - 3AAA
2026 23 16 16 90.2 7 2 0 69 37 18.40% 9.87% 1.87% 73.90% 46.74% 0.262 2.978 3.754 88 3.833 -0.78 1.82
Total - AAA
AAA
19 19 104.1 7 3 0 82 43 18.98% 9.95% 1.85% 74.07% 48.57% 0.260 2.760 3.724 87 3.781 -0.96 2.14

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
None - None
None - None
2025 22 45 228 206 61 13 1 10 40 59 19 16 3 1 0.296 0.356 0.870 0.2833 0.390 151 1.05
Total - ??
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45 228 206 61 13 1 10 40 59 19 16 3 1 0.296 0.356 0.870 0.2833 0.390 151 1.05

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
NV - PL
2034 P 22 128.1 8 9 0 1.000 1.192 0.949 -1.68
NV - PL
2032 P 25 173.1 10 20 0 1.000 1.558 1.042 -1.81
NV - PL
2031 P 18 118.1 8 12 1 0.952 1.521 0.972 -1.93
GRE - 3L
2030 P 23 138.1 6 16 3 0.880 1.431 1.044 -1.47
GRE - SL
2029 P 23 133.2 12 13 1 0.962 1.683 0.960 -2.24
GRE - 3L
2028 P 16 92.1 5 6 0 1.000 1.072 1.015 0.18
GRE - 3L
2027 P 24 131.1 5 11 2 0.889 1.096 0.963 -0.31
Total P 151 915.2 54 87 7 -9.27

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
JC - PAAA
2034 P 3 13.2 1 3 0 1.000 2.634 1.039 -0.04
Alaskan - 3AAA
ALA - 3AAA
2026 P 16 90.2 4 6 0 1.000 0.993 1.010 0.28
Total P 19 104.1 5 9 0 0.24
United States Premier League Pitching Log
Click two rows to sum games (Clear)
Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
Sept. 25, 2034
Sep 25
@DC 1 - 0 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 7 42 -0.03
Sept. 20, 2034
Sep 20
P'76 10 - 0 8.0 5 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 9 9 27 101 82 0.40
Sept. 14, 2034
Sep 14
@CHG 6 - 3 7.1 7 3 3 1 1 7 0 0 11 4 30 101 60 -0.04
Sept. 4, 2034
Sep 4
BUC 1 - 5 5.1 8 4 4 2 2 6 0 0 8 2 26 101 34 -0.25
Aug. 30, 2034
Aug 30
@BOS 5 - 4 5.0 7 4 4 0 3 5 1 0 3 7 25 83 43 -0.16
Aug. 23, 2034
Aug 23
@VAN 0 - 2 6.0 2 1 0 0 2 4 0 0 10 4 23 101 69 0.17
Aug. 17, 2034
Aug 17
@P'76 5 - 8 5.0 5 4 4 1 3 6 0 1 5 3 23 100 42 -0.25
Aug. 12, 2034
Aug 12
PORT 1 - 8 5.0 5 5 5 0 1 2 0 1 9 2 20 75 45 -0.30
Aug. 8, 2034
Aug 8
@BUC 5 - 4 5.1 10 4 4 0 1 3 0 0 8 3 25 100 41 -0.29
Aug. 1, 2034
Aug 1
DC 1 - 6 7.1 7 6 5 2 3 6 0 1 10 5 33 100 40 -0.19
July 26, 2034
Jul 26
VAN 2 - 3 8.0 4 1 1 0 0 6 0 0 6 11 28 101 83 0.36
July 21, 2034
Jul 21
CHG 3 - 2 7.2 6 1 1 0 0 6 0 0 12 5 29 105 77 0.35
July 16, 2034
Jul 16
@LV 11 - 8 6.2 6 2 2 0 2 8 0 0 6 7 29 103 66 0.06
July 10, 2034
Jul 10
BUC 3 - 0 7.0 3 0 0 0 2 9 0 0 7 3 24 102 81 0.42
July 4, 2034
Jul 4
VAN 2 - 6 5.0 8 6 6 0 3 5 0 1 8 2 27 100 35 -0.44
June 24, 2034
Jun 24
@LV 2 - 5 4.1 7 5 5 0 2 4 0 1 6 3 23 100 37 -0.30
June 19, 2034
Jun 19
DC 2 - 6 5.2 8 5 3 1 1 7 0 0 7 2 26 99 42 -0.29
June 14, 2034
Jun 14
@BUC 3 - 5 6.0 9 5 5 2 2 3 0 1 8 5 28 98 30 -0.15
June 8, 2034
Jun 8
TOL 7 - 4 5.2 7 4 4 1 3 7 1 3 8 1 29 102 43 -0.22
June 3, 2034
Jun 3
BOS 3 - 7 5.0 9 6 3 3 0 2 0 0 5 7 24 86 18 -0.35
May 28, 2034
May 28
LV 7 - 4 6.2 6 3 3 0 4 4 0 0 8 7 29 104 55 0.08
May 22, 2034
May 22
@P'76 9 - 10 5.2 10 7 7 1 1 2 0 0 9 5 27 91 27 -0.42
Menard's Third League Pitching Log
Click two rows to sum games (Clear)
Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
June 29, 2034
Jun 29
EP 2 - 3 6.0 6 3 2 0 1 9 0 0 6 3 26 103 62 -0.12
USPL Triple A Pitching Log
Click two rows to sum games (Clear)
Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
May 17, 2034
May 17
@BLO 2 - 3 7.0 5 3 2 1 1 5 0 0 9 6 27 108 60 -0.06
May 10, 2034
May 10
PAW 5 - 4 5.1 5 2 0 0 5 6 0 0 6 3 26 101 52 0.02
May 5, 2034
May 5
@FMEN 6 - 4 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 4 19 50 0.05
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Jan. 4, 2031 Northern Virginia Edgar Baeza
$3
Greenville Eric Matson
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Year 2032 Northern Virginia (PL)
2031 Northern Virginia (PL)
League Champ 2028 Greenville (3L)
Pitcher of the Month Sep 2032 Northern Virginia (PL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink14
Grey Ink61
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
2027 3L 24 4
2029 SL 23 5
2030 3L 23 5
2032 PL 25 3
2034 PL 22 9
Year Lg W Rank
2032 PL 18 1
Year Lg L Rank
2030 3L 9 6
2034 PL 10 6
Year Lg Win % Rank
2031 PL 0.667 8
2032 PL 0.818 1
Year Lg IP Rank
2032 PL 173.1 1
Year Lg BF Rank
2032 PL 688 2
Year Lg HR Rank
2030 3L 17 8
Year Lg K Rank
2027 3L 123 10
2029 SL 144 4
2030 3L 140 6
2032 PL 143 7
2034 PL 106 9
Year Lg WP Rank
2030 3L 7 2
2032 PL 6 5
Year Lg ERA Rank
2027 3L 2.604 4
2029 SL 3.097 5
2031 PL 2.510 1
2032 PL 2.440 2
Year Lg BABIP Rank
2027 3L 0.248 5
2031 PL 0.257 3
2032 PL 0.258 8
Year Lg WHIP Rank
2027 3L 1.112 7
2029 SL 1.107 2
2031 PL 1.014 1
2032 PL 1.033 4
Year Lg H/9 Rank
2027 3L 6.647 2
2029 SL 7.339 4
2031 PL 6.921 1
2032 PL 7.217 5
Year Lg BB/9 Rank
2029 SL 2.626 9
2031 PL 2.206 7
Year Lg CG Rank
2032 PL 1 7
Year Lg SHO Rank
2029 SL 1 5
Year Lg BB (Low) Rank
2029 SL 39 10
2031 PL 29 2
Year Lg Hits (Low) Rank
2027 3L 97 2
2029 SL 109 4
2031 PL 91 1
Year Lg HR (Low) Rank
2029 SL 11 7
2031 PL 7 2
Year Lg WAR Rank
2029 SL 3.7 4
2031 PL 3.4 3
2032 PL 3.5 5
Year Lg W (Low) Rank
2029 SL 5 3
2030 3L 7 9
2034 PL 4 2
Year Lg L (Low) Rank
2027 3L 5 6
2029 SL 6 4
2031 PL 4 3
2032 PL 4 1