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Matt GuerrierTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2004-2014
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-747Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Olson Guerrier
Height6-3Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 2,1978 [40.076]PlaceCleveland,Ohio
High SchoolShaker Heights (Shaker Heights,OH)
CollegeKent State University (Kent,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 10th round (309th overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 33rd round (979th overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsLarry GreferService Time9.056 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2002-CHA-#4
MLB DebutJune 17,2004 [25.319]
OrganizationsMIN [8] CHA [3] LAN [3] PIT [2] CHN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID4263Retrosheet IDguerm001MLBAM ID407825
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (35.64%) -- Cutter (31.80%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (15.54%) -- Curveball (11.97%) -- Changeup (5.01%) -- Sinker (0.03%)
Fastball Velocity [2014] - 89.34 - [2013] - 89.81 - [2012] - 90.48 - [2011] - 90.88 - [2010] - 90.54
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts43Walks64Hittable58SO/BB59vsPower58Hitting6Durability72Team.518Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1997Kent State UniversityMACNCAA-1S/R18746.141578000158.27449401024526001.6711.351.533.687.982.17.636-
1998Kent State UniversityMACNCAA-1ST19554.9115132200080.2775544035670001.398.59--3.907.481.91.500-
1999Kent State UniversityMACNCAA-1ST20654.8716151200088.210358488261036001.4510.450.812.6410.453.96.545-
1999Bristol White SoxAppRkcha-R/CL20501.052102100191025.21893114371101.256.310.354.9112.972.641.000-
1999Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha-Rel20005.4040400423.03220052000.908.10----13.500.00--
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--R/CL0501.552502500231228.121115114423101.216.520.314.3413.033.001.0002.13
2000Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha-R/CL21031.303003000281934.225135012352001.076.49--3.129.092.92.000-
2000Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha32Rel21312.70230230019723.01797112193001.246.560.394.637.331.58.750-
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--CL0341.865305300472657.1422212124545001.146.520.163.728.382.25.4292.74
2001Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-ST221133.1015150110098.2854234832755001.197.750.732.926.842.34.786-
2001Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha20ST22713.5412120300081.0753332718432001.148.300.771.994.762.39.875-
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01843.30272704100179.1160756615501187001.178.000.752.505.902.36.8183.65
2002Nashville SoundsPCLAAApit32ST237124.59272612100157.0154888020471307001.288.831.152.697.452.77.368-
2003Nashville SoundsPCLAAApit-ST24464.53201910010105.010856531518785001.209.231.281.546.664.33.400-
2004Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin44ST255103.19242310010144.013565511525972001.118.440.941.566.063.88.333-
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin54S/R25015.68927005019.022131256110001.4710.422.372.845.211.83.0006.26
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin54Rel26033.39430430014071.2712927624463001.338.920.753.015.781.92.0003.83
2006New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin-Rel27201.0440400108.231103100000.693.12--3.1210.383.331.000-
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin54Rel27103.36391380013169.2782926921376001.4210.081.162.714.781.761.0004.67
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin54Rel28242.35730730016188.0712323921686001.057.260.922.156.953.24.3333.74
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin54Rel29695.19760760015176.08447441237592001.599.901.414.366.961.59.4005.08
2009Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin54Rel30512.36790790015176.05823201016476000.976.841.181.895.542.94.8334.20
2010Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin54Rel31573.17740740013171.0562825722422001.107.100.892.795.321.91.4174.11
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan55Rel32434.07700700012166.0593130425502001.278.010.543.396.782.00.5713.43
2012Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+lan6S/R33003.6053200005.03220051000.605.40----9.000.00--
2012Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan55Rel33023.8616016002014.08663790001.075.141.934.505.791.29.0006.10
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51Rel34212.1315015002012.211430590001.267.82--3.556.391.80.6672.81
2014New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin27Rel35000.0030300104.04100250001.509.00--4.5011.252.50--
2014Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin52Rel35017.2040400315.07442231001.8012.603.603.605.401.50.000-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0014.0070700419.011542481001.6711.002.004.008.002.00.0005.58
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin54Rel35013.86270270011028.0301212110123001.439.640.323.213.861.20.0003.81
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter27353.525553552001236620.05802632446920641130001.268.381.002.985.942.00.4351.11
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter44373.541929894627739693.06373252746918554231101.188.240.892.397.012.93.543-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter23304.02878075151492.24792462205911035117001.208.751.082.016.413.19.434-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1642.8145153011217133.210953429491098001.177.280.603.277.282.22.800-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter031.883933600322142.131179012455001.006.49--2.519.423.75.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter501.052102100191025.21893114371101.256.310.354.9112.972.641.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18145.214635114001226.0254162132188522212001.4910.030.713.368.762.61.563-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter19263.404203417001025498.04702041895915732228001.258.461.062.835.802.05.422-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter684.24120012000191110.09955521044802001.308.080.823.596.531.82.429-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter212.1315015002012.211430590001.267.82--3.556.391.80.667-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10123.52196119500432220.02059386247314511001.268.381.002.985.942.00.4551.11
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14123.54613130212412220.020110387225817110001.188.240.892.397.012.93.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Nashville SoundsPCLAAApit32p232827152001002504000.185.241.259.5007233.227.074.148.2276.0615.152.500.000.0040.00
2003Nashville SoundsPCLAAApit32p242018220000004803001.111.273.111.3842025.200.000.222.20916.0032.002.000.000.000.00
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin54p2511000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin54p26431000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan55p32690000001001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.694100.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013Totals for NL-NL         491000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1623000001001200000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.00025.0050.002.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter48453720010061307001.156.255.200.4559258.219.044.178.00010.3422.412.170.000.0028.57
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter48453720010061307001.156.255.200.4559258.219.044.178.00010.3422.412.170.000.0028.57
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter442000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1031000001001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623000001001200000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.00025.0050.002.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16215210247003002044024003.156.255.200.455307196.219.044.178.00010.3422.412.170.000.0028.57

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Bristol White Sox AppRkcha20P21--111-32.6670.10------21100.030.4
1999Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha20P4--1---111.0000.25------4100.02.9
2000Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha21P30--35--881.0000.27------30100.021.6
2000Birmingham Barons SouAAcha21P23--25--771.0000.30------23100.016.4
2001Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22P15--924113433.9712.20------15100.010.7
2001Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha22P12---26-126261.0002.17------12100.08.3
2002Nashville Sounds PCLAAApit23P27--1630-246461.0001.70------2896.418.9
2003Nashville Sounds PCLAAApit24P20--11191-3130.9681.50------20100.014.0
2004Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25P24--1726214543.9561.79------24100.016.7
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25P921923--551.0000.560.26-----9100.05.6
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26P43-71915--24241.0000.560.34-----43100.026.5
2006New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin27P4---------------4100.02.8
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27P391697111-1918.9470.460.26-----39100.024.1
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28P73-88139-122221.0000.300.25-----73100.045.1
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29P76-765101-1615.9380.200.20-----76100.046.6
2009Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30P79-76812-120201.0000.250.26-----79100.048.5
2010Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31P74-71811--19191.0000.260.27-----74100.045.7
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32P70-6618--991.0000.130.14-----70100.043.5
2012Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+lan33P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.03.6
2012Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33P16-1413--441.0000.250.293175.0-16100.09.9
2013Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34P34-3025--771.0000.210.232250.0-34100.021.0
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34P15-1221--331.0000.200.251150.0-15100.09.3
2014New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin35P3---------------3100.02.1
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin35P4---------------4100.02.8
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin35P27-2833--661.0000.220.212-100.0-27100.016.7
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P5553620619122154152.9870.270.258466.7-5550.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P87--4410134148145.9801.67------870.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P45--1129114140.9760.89------450.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P39--46--10101.0000.26------390.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P21--111-32.6670.10------210.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Bristol White Sox AppRkcha2021----------
1999Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha204----------
2000Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha2130----------
2000Birmingham Barons SouAAcha2123----------
2001Birmingham Barons SouAAcha2215----------
2001Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha2212----------
2002Nashville Sounds PCLAAApit2327----------
2003Nashville Sounds PCLAAApit2420----------
2004Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin2524----------
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin259----------
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2643----------
2006New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin274----------
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2739----------
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2873----------
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2976----------
2009Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3079----------
2010Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3174----------
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3270----------
2012Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+lan335----------
2012Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3316----------
2013Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3434----------
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3415----------
2014New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin353----------
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin354----------
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3527----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2001Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor22023.60761000020.016981921201.257.200.454.059.452.334.05.000
2006Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27105.0611011002116.016994312201.199.002.251.696.754.005.061.000
2006Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB27000.0010100101.00000000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2007Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28114.91808000011.01166147001.369.000.823.275.731.754.91.500
2008Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29005.0090900009.01275145001.7812.001.004.005.001.257.00.000
2009Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30000.0001-1001111.01700000001.5513.910.000.000.0000.00.000
2009Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB30000.0020200002.00000020000.000.000.000.009.0000.00.000
2010Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31010.0010010000011.0810004100.736.550.000.003.2700.82.000
2010Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB31000.0020200001.21000120001.675.400.005.4010.802.000.00.000
2011Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB32116.0090900109.01476335001.8914.003.003.005.001.677.00.500
2012Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB33001.8050500005.0111164001.401.801.8010.807.200.671.80.000
2013Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB34006.001001000009.01576249202.1115.002.004.009.002.257.00.000
2014Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB35006.7540400004.0533003101.2511.250.000.006.7506.75.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs023.60761000020.016981921201.257.200.454.059.452.334.05.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs333.8166165004285.0994136122449601.4510.481.272.545.192.044.34.500
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs000.0050500104.7100014000.431.930.001.937.714.000.00.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2001Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (SP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-07-29RPFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent35.361  
2014-07-23RPMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment35.355Team Roster on 2014-07-23
2014-05-08RPMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors35.279Team Roster on 2014-05-08
2014-04-23RPMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)35.264Team Roster on 2014-04-23
2014-04-14RPMinnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Britain (AA)35.255Team Roster on 2014-04-14
2014-03-25RPMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract35.235Team Roster on 2014-03-25
2014-03-25RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Twins35.235  
2014-01-30RPMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract35.181Team Roster on 2014-01-30
2013-10-31RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency35.090  
2013-08-08RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Right elbow soreness35.006Team Roster on 2013-08-08
2013-07-02RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Dodgers to Cubs for Carlos Marmol34.334Team Roster on 2013-07-02
2013-06-30RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment34.332Team Roster on 2013-06-30
2012-08-30RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.028Team Roster on 2012-08-30
2012-08-16PLos Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+) for rehab34.014Team Roster on 2012-08-16
2012-06-04PLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL33.306Team Roster on 2012-06-04
2012-04-24PLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right elbow tendinitis33.265Team Roster on 2012-04-24
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-12-16ContractSigned by Dodgers 
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2009-02-05ContractSigned by Twins (1-year) 
2008-01-24ContractSigned by Twins (1-year) 
2006-08-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-06-09InjuredDisabled -- non-displaced fracture of his right thumb 
2003-11-20Claimed on waivers by Twins from Pirates. 
2002-03-27TradeTraded by White Sox to Pirates for Edwin Yan and Damaso Marte. 
1999-06-17Contractsigned 
* 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
2004Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll25300,000-75530-2,070,100300,000300,000
2005Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll26318,500-72025212,189,055300,000618,500
2006Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll27343,500-62621222,365,072327,000962,000
2007Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll28407,500-56119312,459,737380,0001,369,500
2008Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll29950,000-42217542,696,252390,0002,319,500
2009Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll301,475,000-37213542,746,792400,0003,794,500
2010Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll313,150,000-2601172++2,812,412400,0006,944,500
2011Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll322,461,499-30415672,722,607414,0009,405,999
2012Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll334,711,499-2031578++2,954,887480,00014,117,498
2013Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll344,711,4999.0562161977++3,023,990490,00018,828,997
2013Chicago CubsTeam Payroll344,711,4999.056216977++3,023,990490,00018,828,997
2014Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll35500,000-79428-3,256,497500,00019,328,9972014-01-30 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2014-03-25 - 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