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Matt BowmanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Louisville (AAA) - Cincinnati Reds MLB Years: 2016-2019
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Rated Prospect
Rule 5 Pick

PositionsP-259Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Chou Bowman
Height6-0Weight165BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 31,1991 [28.171]PlaceChevy Chase,Maryland
High SchoolSt. Albans (Washington,DC)
CollegePrinceton University (Princeton,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 13th round (410th overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$100,000Signing ScoutsJim ThompsonService Time2.102 (2018)
Prospect Rankings[PIPE] 2016-SLN-#21
MLB DebutApril 6,2016 [24.311]
OrganizationsNYN [4] SLN [3] CIN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID157341Retrosheet IDbowmm001MLBAM ID621199
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (36.65%) -- Fastball (22.48%) -- Slider (18.38%) -- Splitter (11.01%) -- Changeup (6.36%) -- Curveball (2.79%) -- Cutter (2.15%) -- Sinker (0.17%)
Fastball Velocity [2019] - 92.07 - [2018] - 91.21 - [2017] - 90.76 - [2016] - 91.49
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts56Walks58Hittable42SO/BB60vsPower42Hitting10Durability71Team.548Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010PrincetonIvyNCAA-1Fr1S/R19143.74624000121.220129112193001.488.310.424.987.891.58.200-
2011PrincetonIvyNCAA-1So1ST20275.051091300051.273522998451001.5712.721.571.397.845.63.222-
2012PrincetonIvyNCAA-1Jr1ST21424.66990320056.0633229217582001.4310.130.322.739.323.41.667-
2012Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-nyn13Rel21222.4512111004329.0269812301000.957.980.310.619.2015.00.500-
2013Savannah Sand GnatsSALAnyn11ST22402.64550000030.2289904262001.048.22--1.177.636.501.000-
2013St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn13ST22643.1816160000096.08336348319013101.187.750.752.908.412.90.600-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01043.05212100000126.1111454383511615101.157.870.572.488.223.31.714-
2014Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn13ST23763.1117170000098.01024534727923001.319.340.642.478.423.41.538-
2014Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn46ST23323.47761000036.038151419320001.299.410.252.237.933.56.600-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01083.21242310000134.214060488361243001.319.360.532.418.293.44.556-
2015Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn13ST247165.53282622110140.018497861551778101.6811.830.963.284.951.51.304-
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln67Rel25253.46590590012067.2593126420520001.177.850.532.666.922.60.2863.27
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln67Rel26363.99750750010258.2522926418461001.197.980.612.767.062.56.3333.40
2018Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAslnRel27014.3018018001123.023131128302001.359.000.783.1311.743.75.000-
2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln67Rel27026.2622022005023.0291616411261001.7411.351.574.3010.172.36.0001.43
2019Louisville BatsILAAAcinRel28112.08290290012439.028119118351101.186.460.234.158.081.94.500-
2019Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcinRel28203.66270270010032.0271513213250001.257.590.563.667.031.921.0000.47
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter7134.02183018300372180.0167918114621492001.268.290.693.087.402.40.3500.39
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter30323.74132716121188491.05122352053515041230301.349.350.642.747.522.75.484-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter11204.5382325021145238.0273136120198617411201.5110.310.723.256.572.02.355-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter763.1117170000098.01024534727923001.319.340.642.478.423.41.538-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter643.1816160000096.08336348319013101.187.750.752.908.412.90.600-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter402.64550000030.2289904262001.048.22--1.177.636.501.000-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter222.4512111004329.0269812301000.957.980.310.619.2015.00.500-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7134.66252056201128.0156966712371226001.4910.860.842.578.493.30.350-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5134.10156015600272148.0140766812491242001.278.440.722.957.472.53.278-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter203.66270270010032.0271513213250001.257.590.563.667.031.921.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings8164.02222022200452220.02031109817751812001.268.290.693.087.402.40.3330.39
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13143.745932271084220.022810591166718413101.349.350.642.747.522.75.481-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010PrincetonIvyNCAA-1Fr1p19231008251015506910202.250.294.290.584292109.261.040.150.2655.508.261.500.92100.008.00
2011PrincetonIvyNCAA-1So1p20461933959820206192351203.306.349.368.7177110210.343.062.135.3204.2910.952.560.000.0016.95
2012PrincetonIvyNCAA-1Jr1p213313326412111511111120202.308.365.361.726484148.325.053.135.3247.437.431.000.68133.009.76
2014Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn13p2348120001000101000.250.250.250.500209.286.000.000.2230.0011.110.000.000.000.00
2014Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn46p2369130000000200000.333.333.333.666309.429.000.000.2970.0022.220.000.000.000.00
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1017250001000301000.294.294.294.5885018.357.000.000.2620.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2015Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn13p241831340001001500001.129.156.129.2854032.154.000.032.1323.1315.635.000.000.000.00
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln67p25571000000000100100.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln67p26710000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln6727211000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2019Louisville BatsILAAAcin28130000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2019Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28251000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1743000000000101100.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4148590002001802001.188.204.188.3929051.225.000.021.0001.9615.698.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3740470001001701001.175.195.175.3707042.212.000.025.0002.3816.677.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter48120001000101000.250.250.250.500209.286.000.000.0000.0011.110.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10242673125113240122264381607.293.341.347.68814816467.318.054.138.0005.579.211.650.43213.0012.80
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1492000000000101100.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter251000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623000000000101100.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162190203600080043208004.188.204.188.392360202.225.000.021.0001.9615.698.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Brooklyn Cyclones NYPLA-nyn21P12---6--661.0000.50------12100.015.8
2013Savannah Sand Gnats SALAnyn22P5--97--16161.0003.20------5100.03.6
2013St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn22P16--1118113029.9671.81------16100.012.2
2014Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23P17--811--19191.0001.12------17100.012.0
2014Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn23P7--351-98.8891.14------7100.04.9
2015Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn24P28--1520333835.9211.25------28100.019.4
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P59-67617232523.9200.390.342166.7-59100.036.4
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P75-585141-2019.9500.250.332166.7-75100.046.3
2018Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln27P18--64-110101.0000.56------18100.012.9
2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P22-23181-109.9000.410.39-----22100.013.6
2019Louisville Bats ILAAAcin28P29--25--771.0000.24------29100.020.7
2019Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28P27-32281-1110.9090.370.315-100.0-27100.016.7
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P183-1801447536661.9240.330.349281.8-1830.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P82--2634446460.9380.73------820.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P17--811--19191.0001.12------170.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--1118113029.9671.81------160.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5--97--16161.0003.20------50.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12---6--661.0000.50------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Brooklyn Cyclones NYPLA-nyn2112----------
2013Savannah Sand Gnats SALAnyn225----------
2013St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn2216----------
2014Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn2317----------
2014Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn237----------
2015Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn2428----------
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2559----------
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2675----------
2018Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2718----------
2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2722----------
2019Louisville Bats ILAAAcin2829----------
2019Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2827----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Bethesda Big TrainCal Ripken LeagueCollege19111.40725002225.224940322101.078.420.001.057.717.333.16.500
2011Bethesda Big TrainCal Ripken LeagueCollege20520.82981200055.031750646000.675.070.000.987.537.671.15.714
2015New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24101.80413000010.0722227000.906.301.801.806.303.501.801.000
2016St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25107.0070700109.015117035002.0015.000.003.005.001.6711.001.000
2017St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26200.0010010007312.01110019001.008.250.000.756.759.000.751.000
2018St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27202.381019003111.15430212100.633.970.001.599.536.003.181.000
2019Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28000.0051400006.0220117000.503.001.501.5010.507.003.00.000
Cal Ripken League Totals - 2 yrs631.0016106202280.7551690968100.796.140.001.007.597.561.79.667
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs602.23363330011448.34020123940101.017.450.561.687.454.443.721.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Bethesda Big TrainCal Ripken LeagueCollege191634570106108422200.206.370.265.6359148.219.059.32416.678.330.500.000.0014.29
2011Bethesda Big TrainCal Ripken LeagueCollege201441780007412420101.195.261.195.4568046.211.000.1224.358.702.000.000.000.00
2012Bethesda Big TrainCal Ripken LeagueCollege2114110001000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2015New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2412010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2016St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2541000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2017St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2640000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2018St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2731000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Cal Ripken League Totals - 3 yrs31791316010145110942301.203.313.228.54118198.219.025.20310.209.180.900.000.006.25
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs124010000000201000.250.250.250.500105.500.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2013Florida State League All-Star Team (P)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-09-01RPCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Louisville (AAA)28.093Team Roster on 2019-09-01
2019-08-17RPCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Louisville (AAA)28.078Team Roster on 2019-08-17
2019-08-15RPCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Louisville (AAA)28.076Team Roster on 2019-08-15
2019-07-20RPCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Louisville (AAA)28.050Team Roster on 2019-07-20
2019-05-24RPCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Louisville (AAA)27.359Team Roster on 2019-05-24
2019-05-03RPCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Louisville (AAA)27.338Team Roster on 2019-05-03
2019-05-01RPCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Louisville (AAA)27.336Team Roster on 2019-05-01
2019-03-23RPCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Louisville (AAA)27.297Team Roster on 2019-03-23
2018-11-02RPCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Cardinals by Reds27.155Team Roster on 2018-11-02
2018-10-01RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)27.123Team Roster on 2018-10-01
2018-07-19RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)27.049Team Roster on 2018-07-19
2018-07-18RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)27.048Team Roster on 2018-07-18
2018-07-05RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL and assigned to Memphis (AAA)27.035Team Roster on 2018-07-05
2018-06-29RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Memphis (AAA) for rehab27.029Team Roster on 2018-06-29
2018-06-19RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Blisters on right middle finger27.019Team Roster on 2018-06-19
2018-06-16RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.016Team Roster on 2018-06-16
2018-06-07RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Memphis (AAA) for rehab27.007Team Roster on 2018-06-07
2018-05-18RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Blisters on right and middle index fingers26.353Team Roster on 2018-05-18
2015-12-11RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActive--Drafted from Mets by Cardinals in Rule 5 draft24.194Team Roster on 2015-12-11
2015-05-12PNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list23.347Team Roster on 2015-05-12
2015-05-04PNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured23.339Team Roster on 2015-05-04
2014-08-13P-IFNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)23.074Team Roster on 2014-08-13
2014-07-27P-IFNew York MetsBinghamton (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Binghamton (AA)23.057Team Roster on 2014-07-27
2014-07-26P-IFNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)23.056Team Roster on 2014-07-26
2014-07-17P-IFNew York MetsBinghamton (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Binghamton (AA)23.047Team Roster on 2014-07-17
2014-07-04P-IFNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)23.034Team Roster on 2014-07-04
2014-04-12P-IFNew York MetsBinghamton (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Binghamton (AA)22.317Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-05-07P-IFNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to St. Lucie (A+)21.342Team Roster on 2013-05-07
2013-04-14P-IFNew York MetsSavannah (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Savannah (A)21.319Team Roster on 2013-04-14
2012-06-15P-IFNew York MetsBrooklyn (A-)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft (Princeton)21.015Team Roster on 2012-06-15
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
2012New York Mets-21100,000-------100,000Signing Bonus out of 2012 Draft (13th round - 410th overall)
2016St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll25507,500177137-3,498,245507,500607,500
2017St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll26546,600264726293,651,709535,0001,154,100
2018St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll27565,900-54519334,360,045545,0001,720,000
* 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