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Matt StarkTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1999 MLB Years: 1987-1990
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsC-329, 1B-61, DH-6Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Scott Stark
Height6-4Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 21,1965 [53.324]PlaceWhittier,California
High SchoolLos Altos (Hacienda Heights,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 1st round (9th overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-TOR-#10 ... 1986-TOR-#10 ... 1987-TOR-#4
MLB DebutApril 8,1987 [22.077]
OrganizationsTOR [6] CHA [2] CAL [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID18391Retrosheet IDstarm001MLBAM ID122686
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed24Power70Contact80XBH60RBIs84Runs27Hitting81Durability48Team.535Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRktor-c186020629586084901313300400.282.369.427.7968814241.296.145.291.35912.8613.691.063.3225.7524.14
1984Florence Blue JaysSALAtor-c196920524467132712392512210.224.348.312.6606411249.240.088.273.31115.6610.040.641.2068.3323.91
1985Florence Blue JaysSALAtor-c2011038166113150137073832921620.297.419.438.85716728473.290.141.370.38717.556.130.352.7529.3124.78
1985Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-c2018533131013005800010.245.310.321.63117258.273.076.170.2838.6213.791.601.7253.0015.38
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12843469126160147373883721630.290.408.424.83218430531.288.134.346.37516.576.970.422.6431.0023.81
1986Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-c2112042463125210177211474742810.295.364.465.82919738485.293.170.281.3669.699.691.003.5124.9430.40
1987Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-c2225871026322180013910000.299.396.448.844397101.316.149.299.37512.878.910.691.9843.5026.92
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor47c22512010000000000002.083.083.083.1661012.083.000.000.0740.000.000.000.000.000.00
1988Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-c23973343789171115412452820520.266.352.422.77414129386.260.156.287.34811.667.250.622.8530.3632.58
1990Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-c251294536914026014109348552711250.309.417.459.87620840558.316.150.336.39215.239.320.612.5132.3628.57
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21dh25816041003001601002.250.294.313.6075118.400.063.125.2785.5633.336.000.000.0025.00
1991Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-1b2611839447112211106803793730220.284.406.419.82516532478.292.135.327.37716.537.740.472.0939.4028.57
1992Midland AngelsTexAAcal-c2716531020302101010620000.377.492.5471.03929565.400.170.377.46915.389.230.603.0826.5025.00
1994St. Paul SaintsNorthernInd-2931114154612042521171010103.404.481.6141.0957016133.416.210.368.47312.787.520.593.0128.5034.78
1995St. Paul SaintsNorthernInd-30134551460311004840101.311.407.6441.05129954.314.333.422.4447.4114.812.005.5615.0064.29
1999Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-341866623300140061000002.348.403.394.79726372.411.046.136.3638.3313.891.670.000.0013.04
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1328051003001601004.179.207.214.4216130.227.035.071.0003.3320.006.000.000.0020.00
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter7622590358742120581480141643727422639140.286.389.431.82011152063094.291.145.312.00014.128.860.632.6231.9827.76
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11839447112211106803793730220.284.406.419.82516532478.292.135.327.00016.537.740.472.0939.4028.57
AA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter405140419241371347266672051501632590.294.384.449.8336311211653.297.155.301.00012.409.070.732.8429.8729.30
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter179586901592211697851225433830.271.395.394.78923139722.273.123.336.00016.907.480.442.2236.6324.53
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6020629586084901313300400.282.369.427.7968814241.296.145.291.00012.8613.691.063.3225.7524.14
Ind Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter62225268321075021272850206.369.444.5561.00012528259.396.187.311.00010.4210.811.042.7032.1433.73
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter816041003001601002.250.294.313.6075118.400.063.125.0005.5633.336.000.000.0025.00
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter512010000000000002.083.083.083.1661012.083.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623490621200370012750120050.179.207.214.4217512374.227.035.071.0003.3320.006.000.000.0020.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162551761582611710233935851830.286.389.431.82023744658.291.145.312.00014.128.860.632.6231.9827.76

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Medicine Hat Blue Jays PioRktor18C32--21519101244234.9597.31-----116053.347.8
1984Florence Blue Jays SALAtor19C67--38336121431419.9726.25-----136997.148.6
1985Florence Blue Jays SALAtor20C58--39236174445428.9627.38------11052.742.3
1985Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor20C18--858419793.9595.17------18100.012.6
1986Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor21C118--665731612754738.9796.25-----1512098.381.9
1987Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor22C3--183--21211.0007.00------2512.02.1
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor22C5--251--26261.0005.20-6185.715100.03.1
1988Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor23C12--789118887.9897.25-----19712.48.3
1990Birmingham Barons SouAAcha25C5--4---441.0000.80-----11293.93.5
1990Birmingham Barons SouAAcha251B1--2---221.0002.00------1290.80.7
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25DH6---------------875.03.7
1991Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha261B60--46128635495489.9888.15------11850.844.4
1992Midland Angels TexAAcal27C11--504215654.9644.91-----11668.88.3
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH6---------------60.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C5--251--26261.0005.20-6185.7150.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B60--46128635495489.9888.15------600.00.0
AA Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C167--9009723151020997.9775.97-----181670.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
A Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C125--77572295876847.9676.78-----131250.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C32--21519101244234.9597.31-----11320.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Medicine Hat Blue Jays PioRktor18-32---------
1984Florence Blue Jays SALAtor19-67---------
1985Florence Blue Jays SALAtor20-58---------
1985Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor20-18---------
1986Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor21-118---------
1987Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor22-3---------
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor22-5---------
1988Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor23-12---------
1990Birmingham Barons SouAAcha25-51--------
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25----------6
1991Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha26--60--------
1992Midland Angels TexAAcal27-11---------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2002Calgary CannonsPCLAAAMinorflo37Hitting Coach1386771.48613.03Dean Treanor
2003Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAMinorflo38Hitting Coach1447470.514--1Dean TreanorLost in Semi-Finals
2004Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAMinorflo39Hitting Coach1446777.46512.54Tracy Woodson
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea40Scout1626993.42626.04Mike Hargrove-
2011McAllen ThunderNAMLIndIndy-46Manager893752.41615.54 
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1998Winter League All-Star (DH)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1990-01-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1989-03-27Released by Braves. 
* 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
1987Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll2260,000-59535-344,90660,00060,000
1990Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll25100,000-64935-515,727100,000160,000
* 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