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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Matthew Scott Stark
Stat Years
1983-1999  [mlb] 1987-1990
Height/Weight
6-4 / 225
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (329) ... 1B (61) ... DH (6)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
High School
Los Altos (Hacienda Heights,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays in Round #1 (#9 overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1987-04-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.077)
Service Time
Organizations
TOR [6] CHA [2] CAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18391 ... retro id: starm001 ... mlbam id: 122686
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1983Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRktor-18c---16020629586084901313300400.282.369.427.7962418814.291.145.29612.8613.691.0625.83.3224.1
    1984Florence Blue JaysSALAtor-19c---26920524467132712392512210.224.348.312.6602496411.273.088.24015.6610.040.6468.31.2023.9
    1985Florence Blue JaysSALAtor-20c---311038166113150137073832921620.297.419.438.85747316728.370.141.29017.556.130.3529.32.7524.8
    1985Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-20c---318533131013005800010.245.310.321.63158172.170.076.2738.6213.791.6053.01.7215.4
    1986Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-21c---412042463125210177211474742810.295.364.465.82948519738.281.170.2939.699.691.0024.93.5130.4
    1987Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-22c---525871026322180013910000.299.396.448.844101397.299.149.31612.878.910.6943.51.9826.9
    1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor4722cL-S-E-P5512010000000000002.083.083.083.1661210.000.000.0830.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1988Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-23c---6973343789171115412452820520.266.352.422.77438614129.287.156.26011.667.250.6230.42.8532.6
    1990Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-25c---71294536914026014109348552711250.309.417.459.87655820840.336.150.31615.239.320.6132.42.5128.6
    1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2125dhL-S-E-P7816041003001601002.250.294.313.6071851.125.063.4005.5633.336.000.00.0025.0
    1991Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-261b---811839447112211106803793730220.284.406.419.82547816532.327.135.29216.537.740.4739.42.0928.6
    1992Midland AngelsTexAAcal-27c---916531020302101010620000.377.492.5471.03965295.377.170.40015.389.230.6026.53.0825.0
    1994St. Paul SaintsNorthernIndy------29c---1031114154612042521171010103.404.481.6141.0951337016.368.210.41612.787.520.5928.53.0134.8
    1995St. Paul SaintsNorthernIndy------30c---11134551460311004840101.311.407.6441.05154299.422.333.3147.4114.812.0015.05.5664.3
    1999Bridgeport BluefishAtlIndy------34c---121866623300140061000002.348.403.394.79772263.136.046.0008.3313.891.670.00.0013.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)1328051003001601004.179.207.214.4213061.071.035.2273.3320.006.000.00.0020.0
    American League Totals (2 yrs)1328051003001601004.179.207.214.4213061.071.035.2273.3320.006.000.00.0020.0
    Minor League Totals7622590358742120581480141643727422639140.286.389.431.82030941115206.312.145.29114.128.860.6332.02.6227.8
    Minor: Indy Totals62225268321075021272850206.369.444.5561.00025912528.311.187.39610.4210.811.0432.12.7033.7
    Minor: Rk Totals6020629586084901313300400.282.369.427.7962418814.291.145.29612.8613.691.0625.83.3224.1
    Minor: A Totals179586901592211697851225433830.271.395.394.78972223139.336.123.27316.907.480.4436.62.2224.5
    Minor: AA Totals405140419241371347266672051501632590.294.384.449.8331653631121.301.155.29712.409.070.7329.92.8429.3
    Minor: AAA Totals11839447112211106803793730220.284.406.419.82547816532.327.135.29216.537.740.4739.42.0928.6
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)816041003001601002.250.294.313.6071851.125.063.4005.5633.336.000.00.0025.0
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (1 yrs)512010000000000002.083.083.083.1661210.000.000.0830.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1983Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRk18C3200.021519101244234.9597.300.0047.853.32
    1984Florence Blue JaysSALA19C6700.038336121431419.9726.300.0048.697.11
    1985Florence Blue JaysSALA20C5800.039236174445428.9627.400.0042.352.72
    1985Knoxville Blue JaysSouAA20C1800.0858419793.9595.200.0012.6100.04
    1986Knoxville Blue JaysSouAA21C11800.0665731612754738.9796.300.0081.998.31
    1987Knoxville Blue JaysSouAA22C300.01830021211.0007.000.002.112.04
    1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLB22C500.02510026261.0005.200.003.1100.05
    1988Knoxville Blue JaysSouAA23C1200.0789118887.9897.300.008.312.44
    1990Birmingham BaronsSouAA25C500.04000441.0000.800.003.53.93
    1990Birmingham BaronsSouAA251B100.02000221.0002.000.000.70.85
    1990Chicago White SoxALMLB25DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.775.08
    1991Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA261B6000.046128635495489.9888.200.0044.450.82
    1992Midland AngelsTexAA27C1100.0504215654.9644.900.008.368.84
    MLB Totals - (C)5002510026261.0005.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)600000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)600046128635495489.9888.200.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)167009009723151020997.9776.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)1002000221.0002.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (C)1250077572295876847.9676.800.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (C)320021519101244234.9597.300.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1983Minor-32---------
    1984Minor-67---------
    1985Minor-76---------
    1986Minor-118---------
    1987MLB-5---------
    1987Minor-3---------
    1988Minor-12---------
    1990MLB----------6
    1990Minor-51--------
    1991Minor--60--------
    1992Minor-11---------
    Totals-32961-------6