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Matt YoungTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2013 MLB Years: 2011-2012
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Arizona Fall League

PositionsOF-410, LF-200, CF-184, 2B-128, RF-87, P-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Earl Young
Height5-8Weight175BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 3,1982 [36.048]PlaceTemple,Texas
High SchoolPlano East (Plano,TX)
CollegeUniversity of New Mexico (Albuquerque,NM)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2005 by the Atlanta Braves.
Signing ScoutsChris KnabenshueService Time0.038 (2011)
MLB DebutApril 3,2011 [28.182]
OrganizationsATL [7] DET [1] SLN [1] ANA [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID101646Retrosheet IDyounm004MLBAM ID457568
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed74Power31Contact80XBH29RBIs33Runs52Hitting70Durability80Team.492Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002New MexicoMWCNCAA-1Fr5of1955213648243124176422198302.385.498.446.944958275.418.061.310.42715.277.640.500.36213.009.76
2003New MexicoMWCNCAA-1Jr5of20562207572142123103513982102.327.468.423.8919317282.392.096.359.40518.0913.830.760.35220.0023.61
2004New MexicoMWCNCAA-1Sr5of215623160881012350166372614403.381.462.5671.02913125277.413.186.390.44013.369.390.701.0877.0028.41
2005Rome BravesSALAatl6of22114423851321546521011666577203.312.412.409.82117325505.356.097.251.36913.0712.870.981.1970.5018.94
2006Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl6of231184246511930225221107155896111.281.389.375.76415934518.314.094.288.34513.7110.620.770.39212.0028.57
2006Mississippi BravesSouAAatl-of2313503111006117901101.220.310.240.55012159.262.020.160.26011.8615.251.290.000.009.09
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13147468130312258221178648107112.274.381.361.74217135577.308.087.274.33713.5211.090.820.35237.0026.92
2007Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl6of2465243296873118147373641215.280.381.346.7278411287.322.066.247.33412.8912.540.970.35243.0016.18
2007Mississippi BravesSouAAatl-of2433956234101503101801216.242.308.305.613295108.291.063.137.2759.2616.671.800.000.0021.74
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         98338359111413314104754424211.269.361.334.69511316395.314.065.216.31811.9013.671.150.25338.0017.58
2008Mississippi BravesSouAAatl6of2513549174142161135030126862972010.289.384.385.76918930577.325.096.271.34911.7910.750.910.52163.6721.13
2009Mississippi BravesSouAAatl6cf-lf2613046081133221043342169459123287.289.421.407.82818736571.323.118.378.37216.4610.330.630.70115.0027.07
2009Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl-lf26726651013113500001.192.276.346.6229229.200.154.269.27910.3417.241.673.4526.0040.00
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13748687138231053643179764123288.284.414.403.81719638600.317.119.372.36716.1710.670.660.8397.2027.54
2010Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl6lf27134487881463353353975753722313.300.380.407.78719841555.330.107.290.35110.279.550.930.54162.3328.08
2011Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl17cf-lf2899366641001641241775759212015.273.372.347.71912721428.321.074.257.32813.3213.791.040.23366.0021.00
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl17lf-rf2820484101001014600000.208.269.229.49811152.238.021.083.2327.6911.541.500.000.0010.00
2012Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln5rf-lf29134371920052031200000.442.478.488.96621246.613.046.163.4266.5226.094.000.000.0010.53
2012Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet6rf29962934462651241646868332410.212.363.276.6398112369.270.064.338.29918.4318.431.000.27293.0019.35
2012Totals for AAA-AAA         1093365181851291847180332410.241.376.304.68010214415.311.063.315.31317.1119.281.130.24336.0017.28
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet38lf-2b29510211001000910000.100.182.200.38221111.000.100.100.1800.0081.820.000.000.00100.00
2013Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana9cf-lf3041130172741213113201731001.208.327.300.627397154.225.092.308.29212.9911.040.851.3065.0025.93
2013Campeche PiratasMexAAA-3022911026502105071410002.286.343.407.75037799.320.121.253.3337.0714.142.002.0245.5026.92
2013Totals for AAA-AAA         63221275391423163273141003.240.333.344.6777614253.263.104.285.30810.6712.251.151.5855.2526.42
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter255861120020141510000.190.254.224.47813263.256.034.086.0006.3523.813.750.000.0018.18
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter1020362257910131624626340209825685325636231885.280.383.371.75413452344305.320.091.284.00013.1912.360.940.60139.3123.10
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter412143623638567151011491222152281676742.268.368.357.725512921680.311.089.286.00012.8013.571.060.60143.6023.90
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter311109616430943227104733217914821127924.282.391.380.771417721315.319.098.299.00013.6111.250.830.53156.5723.30
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1836679418737537035171089112108216.280.386.364.75024345805.317.084.273.00013.4211.300.840.37222.3324.06
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter114423851321546521011666577203.312.412.409.82117325505.356.097.251.00013.0712.870.981.1970.5018.94
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16766419924228175974315130861814807.364.476.480.95631950834.408.116.354.00015.5910.310.660.60132.8020.66
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter20484101001014600000.208.269.229.49811152.238.021.083.0007.6911.541.500.000.0010.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter510211001000910000.100.182.200.38221111.000.100.100.0000.0081.820.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162376397113001306269760000.190.254.224.4788413408.256.034.086.0006.3523.813.750.000.0018.18
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625759216126745433139084964314.280.383.371.75421437684.320.091.284.00013.1912.360.940.60139.3123.10

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2012Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet6Rel29009.0010100101.01111100002.009.009.009.00--0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100101.01111100002.009.009.009.00--0.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100101.01111100002.009.009.009.00--0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings009.002200220002200220.022022022022022000002.009.009.009.00--0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2005Rome Braves SALAatl22OF112--229822239237.9922.12------11498.281.8
2006Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl23OF87--223811232231.9962.66------11873.762.1
2006Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl232B25--4975214126124.9844.96------11821.217.9
2006Mississippi Braves SouAAatl23OF9--311--32321.0003.56------1369.26.5
2006Mississippi Braves SouAAatl232B4--79251816.8894.00------1330.82.9
2007Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl24OF54--1122-21141141.0002.11------6583.138.8
2007Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl242B12--1420233634.9442.83------6518.58.6
2007Mississippi Braves SouAAatl24OF25--524135756.9822.24------3375.818.0
2007Mississippi Braves SouAAatl242B1--83121211.91711.00------333.00.7
2008Mississippi Braves SouAAatl25OF123--251934263260.9892.11------13591.188.5
2008Mississippi Braves SouAAatl252B10--1917263836.9473.60------1357.47.2
2009Mississippi Braves SouAAatl26CF79--1847-31911911.0002.42------13060.857.2
2009Mississippi Braves SouAAatl26LF49--913--94941.0001.92------13037.735.5
2009Mississippi Braves SouAAatl262B6--810141918.9473.00------1304.64.3
2009Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl26LF5--12---12121.0002.40------771.43.5
2009Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl26CF1--4---441.0004.00------714.30.7
2009Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl262B1--12--331.0003.00------714.30.7
2010Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl27LF76--126311130129.9921.70------13456.753.1
2010Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl27CF31--5811-6059.9831.90------13423.121.7
2010Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl272B27--4461214107105.9813.89------13420.118.9
2010Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl27RF2--3-1-43.7501.50------1341.51.4
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl28CF40--861--87871.0002.18------9940.428.0
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl28LF36--654117069.9861.92------9936.425.2
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl282B25--3428156362.9842.48------9925.317.5
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl28RF4--81-1991.0002.25------994.02.8
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28LF93358---881.0000.890.23-----2045.05.6
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28RF76497---771.0001.000.14-----2035.04.3
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28CF32183---331.0001.000.17-----2015.01.9
2012Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29RF60--994-11031031.0001.72------9662.541.7
2012Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29CF16--2812-3129.9351.81------9616.711.1
2012Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet292B15--2634276260.9684.00------9615.610.4
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln29RF6--6---661.0001.00------1346.24.2
2012Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29LF5--10---10101.0002.00------965.23.5
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln29LF4--41--551.0001.25------1330.82.8
2012Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29P1---------------961.00.7
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet29LF31137---771.0002.330.54-----560.01.9
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet292B2-411-1221.0001.000.50-----540.01.2
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet29RF1-2-------------520.00.6
2013Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana30CF14--251--26261.0001.86------4134.19.7
2013Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana30LF13--2111-2322.9571.69------4131.79.0
2013Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana30RF7--16---16161.0002.29------4117.14.9
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF1244815---15151.0001.250.31-----120.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF86517---771.0000.880.14-----80.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF32183---331.0001.000.17-----30.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2-411-1221.0001.000.50-----20.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF139--238932250247.9881.78------1390.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 5 season(s)-   CF102--20143-208205.9862.01------1020.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 4 season(s)-   RF79--132512138137.9931.73------790.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B68--105125526235230.9793.38------680.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF157--3341447352348.9892.22------1570.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF79--1847-31911911.0002.42------790.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF49--913--94941.0001.92------490.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B21--42396178781.9313.86------210.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF141--3351013346345.9972.45------1410.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B37--6395417162158.9754.27------370.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF112--229822239237.9922.12------1120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2005Rome Braves SALAatl22---------112-
2006Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl23---25-----87-
2006Mississippi Braves SouAAatl23---4-----9-
2007Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl24---12-----54-
2007Mississippi Braves SouAAatl24---1-----25-
2008Mississippi Braves SouAAatl25---10-----123-
2009Mississippi Braves SouAAatl26---6--4979---
2009Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl26---1--51---
2010Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl27---27--76312--
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl28---25--36404--
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28------937--
2012Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet291--15--51660--
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln29------4-6--
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet29---2--3-1--
2013Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana30------13147--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor2529108324010132460161100000.370.452.5651.0176114124.394.195.39812.908.870.692.4236.0035.00
2009Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2644020000000000000.500.500.5001.000204.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2725343101006002500100.294.324.324.64811137.333.030.0885.4113.512.500.000.0010.00
2011Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2827477120005029301101.255.368.255.62312058.267.000.14915.525.170.330.000.000.00
2012Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB291014200000005400002.000.263.000.2630019.000.000.35726.3221.050.800.000.000.00
2013Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3018226111103313100002.500.560.6361.19614225.524.136.36412.004.000.330.000.0018.18
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs29108324010132460161100000.370.452.5651.0176114124.394.195.39812.908.870.692.4236.0035.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs8412118352101433191301205.289.380.322.702393143.318.033.19013.299.090.680.000.008.57

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2009Southern League Best Hustler1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2013-06-27RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Angels30.267  
2013-06-20RFLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL30.260Team Roster on 2013-06-20
2013-05-23RFLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured30.232Team Roster on 2013-05-23
2013-04-06RFLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)30.185Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-11-29RFLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract30.057Team Roster on 2012-11-29
2012-11-18RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency30.046  
2012-08-17LF-CFSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract29.318Team Roster on 2012-08-17
2012-08-17LF-CFSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)29.318Team Roster on 2012-08-17
2012-08-11LF-CFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Tigers29.312  
2012-07-05LF-CFDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Toledo (AAA)29.275Team Roster on 2012-07-05
2012-07-03LF-CFDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.273Team Roster on 2012-07-03
2012-06-162bDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Toledo (AAA)29.256Team Roster on 2012-06-16
2012-06-03lfDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Toledo (AAA)29.243Team Roster on 2012-06-03
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2011Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll28414,0000.03878938-2,722,607414,000414,000
2012Detroit TigersTeam Payroll29480,000-76036-2,954,887480,000894,0002012-08-17 - Signed to minor league contract
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red