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Victor MataTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1988 MLB Years: 1984-1985
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PositionsOF-688, 2B-69, 1B-25, 3B-15Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameVictor Jose Mata Abreu
Height6-1Weight165BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 17,1961 [56.342]PlaceSantiago,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1978 by the New York Yankees.
MLB DebutJuly 22,1984 [23.035]
OrganizationsNYA [9] BAL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14876Retrosheet IDmatav001MLBAM ID118411
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed47Power45Contact59XBH40RBIs46Runs55Hitting67Durability62Team.584Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-nya-of17345791300031031112000.228.279.228.50713063.283.000.070.2414.7617.463.670.000.000.00
1979Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-nya-of1860224366061223112233133200.268.341.330.671749255.301.062.205.3119.0212.161.350.78112.0015.00
1980Greensboro HornetsSALAnya-19101346439611254787234760400.277.330.364.69412618379.305.087.156.3166.0712.402.041.3269.2018.75
1981Greensboro HornetsSALAnya-of20102353599211423983265652300.261.318.331.64911717389.302.070.159.3016.6814.402.150.51176.5018.48
1982Greensboro HornetsSALAnya-of211234818915125556482325274510.314.362.418.78020135529.340.104.183.3506.059.831.630.9596.2023.18
1983Nashville SoundsSouAAnya-of-2b22130465791411951063694363104600.303.370.430.80020034528.329.127.213.3608.1411.931.471.8946.5024.11
1984Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-of23873144287135104943255926510.277.329.446.77514028352.308.169.252.3447.1016.762.362.8431.4032.18
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya55of23307082350161101214101.329.333.443.77631676.379.114.114.3440.0015.790.001.3270.0026.09
1985Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-of24104375399814232722275811320.261.310.333.64312519407.300.072.144.2906.6314.252.150.74125.0019.39
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya17of2467110000000000000.143.143.143.286107.143.000.000.1290.000.000.000.000.000.00
1986Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-of2510537537103195241561866141010.275.302.368.67013826408.319.093.139.2954.4116.183.670.49187.5025.24
1988Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-1b276916111369011401142621130.224.292.298.5904810179.259.074.155.2667.8214.531.860.56161.0027.78
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter367792450161101214101.312.316.416.73232683.354.104.104.0000.0014.460.001.2077.0025.00
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter91531514448771272940370533523446938273980.278.332.375.70711821963489.312.097.177.0006.7113.442.001.1578.7822.35
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter36512251293245512161311112842096121970.264.310.368.678451831346.302.104.171.0006.2415.532.491.1976.5625.62
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter130465791411951063694363104600.303.370.430.80020034528.329.127.213.0008.1411.931.471.8946.5024.11
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter32611801913394711121502412811551861210.287.339.376.715444701297.319.089.168.0006.2511.951.910.9398.3320.65
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter94281457361226122264245200.260.329.310.639879318.297.050.178.0008.1813.211.620.63140.5012.33
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter367792450161101214101.312.316.416.73232683.354.104.104.0000.0014.460.001.2077.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623474110823052755054518505.312.316.416.73214427374.354.104.104.0000.0014.460.001.2077.0025.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625587915522576696418375710.278.332.375.70720935618.312.097.177.0006.7113.442.001.1578.7822.35

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya17OF31--341--35351.0001.13------3491.244.3
1979Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya18OF59--100942113109.9651.85------6098.386.8
1981Greensboro Hornets SALAnya20OF81--137974153146.9541.80------10279.457.4
1981Greensboro Hornets SALAnya203B12--8152-2523.9201.92------10211.88.5
1981Greensboro Hornets SALAnya202B5--78121615.9383.00------1024.93.5
1981Greensboro Hornets SALAnya201B1--13---13131.00013.00------1021.00.7
1982Greensboro Hornets SALAnya21OF119--2597114277266.9602.24------12396.784.4
1982Greensboro Hornets SALAnya212B8--1915243634.9444.25------1236.55.7
1982Greensboro Hornets SALAnya213B2---21-32.6671.00------1231.61.4
1983Nashville Sounds SouAAnya22OF74--14428-154146.9481.97------13056.950.7
1983Nashville Sounds SouAAnya222B56--1091522034281261.9294.66------13043.138.4
1983Nashville Sounds SouAAnya221B1--4---441.0004.00------1300.80.7
1984Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya23OF87--200631209206.9862.37------87100.062.6
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya23OF28--49-3-5249.9421.75------3093.317.3
1985Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya24OF103--2434132260247.9502.40------10499.074.1
1985Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya243B1---1--111.0001.00------1041.00.7
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya24OF3--1---111.0000.33------650.01.9
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25OF103--195615-216201.9311.95------10598.174.1
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal271B23--144828154152.9876.61------6933.316.3
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF31--50-3-5350.9431.61------310.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF293--63816313685654.9552.23------2930.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B23--144828154152.9876.61------230.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF74--14428-154146.9481.97------740.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B56--1091522034281261.9294.66------560.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--4---441.0004.00------10.00.0
A Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF200--39616188430412.9582.06------2000.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B14--8173-2825.8931.79------140.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B13--2623365249.9423.77------130.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--13---13131.00013.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF90--1341042148144.9731.60------900.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya17---------31-
1979Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya18---------59-
1981Greensboro Hornets SALAnya20--15-12---81-
1982Greensboro Hornets SALAnya21---8-2---119-
1983Nashville Sounds SouAAnya22--156-----74-
1984Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya23---------87-
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya23---------28-
1985Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya24-----1---103-
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya24---------3-
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25---------103-
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal27--23--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1994New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya33Scout1137043.619--1Buck Showalter
1995New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya34Scout1447965.5497.02Buck ShowalterLost in 1st Round (Mariners)
1996New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya35Scout1629270.568--1Joe TorreWon World Series (Braves)
1997New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya36Scout1629666.5932.02Joe TorreLost in 1st Round (Indians)
1998New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya37Scout16211448.704--1Joe TorreWon World Series (Padres)
1999New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya38Scout1629864.605--3Joe TorreWon World Series (Braves)
2000New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya39Scout1618774.540--1Joe TorreWon World Series (Mets)
2001New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya40Scout1609565.594--1Joe TorreLost World Series (Diamondbacks)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1978-03-16ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* 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
1985New York YankeesTeam Payroll2460,000-51633-370,78060,00060,000
* 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