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Matt BushTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: MLB Years: 2016-2018
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsSS-205, P-180Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Brian Bush
Height5-11Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 8,1986 [32.187]PlaceSan Diego,California
High SchoolMission Bay (San Diego,CA)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$3,150,000Signing ScoutsTim McWilliamBill GaytonService Time1.143 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2005-SDN-#6
MLB DebutMay 13,2016 [30.094]
OrganizationsSDN [4] TEX [3] TBA [2] Awards2
TBC Player ID45956Retrosheet IDbushm001MLBAM ID456713
Relationships
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (65.03%) -- Curveball (17.70%) -- Slider (12.58%) -- Cutter (2.38%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (2.21%) -- Changeup (0.09%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 96.23 - [2017] - 97.54 - [2016] - 97.01
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts59Walks54Hittable53SO/BB64vsPower53Hitting0Durability59Team.502Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007Arizona PadresArizRksdn-Rel21101.2360600007.051102160000.956.14--2.4519.648.001.000-
2007Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAsdn10Rel21000.0010100000.0000000000----------0.00--
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0101.1770700007.251102160000.915.87--2.3518.788.001.000-
2010Gulf Coast RaysGCLRktba-S/R24101.6941300005.02110181000.563.38--1.6913.508.001.000-
2010Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba26Rel24004.3260600218.074412121001.087.561.082.1612.966.00--
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0103.291019002113.295513202000.885.930.661.9813.176.671.000-
2011Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba13Rel25534.83360360022550.0482827524776001.438.580.894.2913.773.21.625-
2016Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex10Rel30022.6512012009517.095524182000.764.761.062.129.534.50.000-
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex51Rel30722.48580580015161.2441817414612010.946.420.582.048.904.36.7782.74
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex51R/CL31343.785705700221052.0573022719582041.459.801.203.279.973.05.4294.00
2018Texas RangersALMLBtexRel32004.7021021006023.0231312314191021.619.001.175.487.431.36-2.13
2018Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtexRel32112.0080800109.092204140001.449.00--4.0014.003.50.500-
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1063.351360136004311136.1124615114471385071.258.150.923.099.072.94.6250.50
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter863.697317200341196.280414083714510001.207.370.743.4113.363.92.571-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter112.0080800109.092204140001.449.00--4.0014.003.50.500-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter554.284804800311067.0573332728958001.267.620.943.7412.703.39.500-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.3260600218.074412121001.087.561.082.1612.966.00--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100000.0000000000----------0.00--
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter201.421019000012.272203241000.794.97--2.1317.058.001.000-
Texas Rangers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1063.351360136004311136.1124615114471385071.258.150.923.099.072.94.625-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings16103.352180218006918220.01999882227522280111.258.150.923.099.072.94.6150.50
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings18143.691642162007725220.01809290188332723001.207.370.743.4113.363.92.563-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004Arizona PadresArizRksdn-ss18217212132101041111722102.181.302.236.53817388.232.055.250.25812.5019.321.550.000.0023.08
2004Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-sdn-ss18827162003002902000.222.276.296.5728231.333.074.148.2576.4529.034.500.000.0033.33
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         299913194101341132624102.192.296.253.549255119.257.061.222.25810.9221.852.000.000.0026.32
2005Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAsdn10ss1912645356100133232843376513115.221.279.276.55512518495.259.055.137.2526.6715.352.300.40226.5018.00
2006Arizona PadresArizRksdn-ss2011100001003000000.000.750.000.750004.000.0003.000.53175.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAsdn10ss20217181930072161310002.268.333.310.64322378.328.042.141.2947.6916.672.170.000.0015.79
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         227291930082191310002.264.354.306.66022382.322.042.181.30610.9815.851.440.000.0015.79
2007Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+sdn-ss2129988202111710162100203.204.310.276.586274116.244.072.245.27413.7918.101.310.8698.0020.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2067228615822537015671136856122.219.294.276.57019930812.263.057.168.0008.7416.751.920.37240.6718.99
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter29988202111710162100203.204.310.276.586274116.244.072.245.00013.7918.101.310.8698.0020.00
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter147524641191632391053989613117.227.287.281.56814721573.268.054.137.0006.8115.532.280.35262.0017.65
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter827162003002902000.222.276.296.5728231.333.074.148.0006.4529.034.500.000.0033.33
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter227313132101141141722102.178.322.233.55517392.228.055.288.00015.2218.481.210.000.0023.08
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625686812417425512556107645117.219.294.276.57015624639.263.057.168.0008.7416.751.920.37240.6718.99

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2004Arizona Padres ArizRksdn18SS21--3661101810797.9074.62------21100.037.5
2004Eugene Emeralds NwstA-sdn18SS8--1418773932.8214.00------8100.010.5
2005Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn19SS125--1854223883645607.9414.86------12699.289.3
2006Arizona Padres ArizRksdn20SS1---2--221.0002.00------1100.01.8
2006Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn20SS21--2980810117109.9325.19------21100.015.3
2007Arizona Padres ArizRksdn21P6--11--221.0000.33------6100.010.7
2007Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn21P1---------------1100.00.7
2007Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn21SS29--49931320155142.9164.90------29100.020.9
2010Gulf Coast Rays GCLRktba24P4--1---111.0000.25------4100.06.7
2010Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba24P6---1-1111.0000.17------6100.04.3
2011Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba25P36--44--881.0000.22------36100.025.9
2016Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex30P12---2--221.0000.17------12100.08.6
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex30P58-61414--18181.0000.310.301-100.0-58100.035.8
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex31P57-5264111110.9090.180.199190.0-57100.035.2
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P115-1131018112928.9660.240.2510190.9-1150.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P48--46--10101.0000.21------480.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS29--49931320155142.9164.90------290.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6---1-1111.0000.17------60.00.0
A Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS146--2145024693762716.9404.90------1460.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS8--1418773932.8214.00------80.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS22--3663101810999.9084.50------220.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P10--21--331.0000.30------100.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2004Arizona Padres ArizRksdn18----21------
2004Eugene Emeralds NwstA-sdn18----8------
2005Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn19----125------
2006Arizona Padres ArizRksdn20----1------
2006Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn20----21------
2007Arizona Padres ArizRksdn216----------
2007Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn211----------
2007Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn21----29------
2010Gulf Coast Rays GCLRktba244----------
2010Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba246----------
2011Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba2536----------
2016Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex3012----------
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex3058----------
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex3157----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2009Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB23000.0000000001.0100000001.009.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2011Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB25003.6050500115.0322045001.405.400.007.209.001.253.60.000
2012Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0040400104.2300032001.435.790.005.793.860.670.00.000
2016Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB30000.0020200003.0100023001.003.000.006.009.001.500.00.000
2016Texas RangersDiv SeriesMLB30010.0020200103.21100260000.942.450.004.9114.733.002.45.000
2017Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB31000.0020200003.0100003000.333.000.000.009.0000.00.000
2018Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB32037.82927000012.21511115515001.6410.663.553.5510.663.007.82.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs033.9922220002129.324131351428001.307.361.534.308.592.003.99.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs010.0020200103.7110026000.822.450.004.9114.733.002.45.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB2089110000000200002.111.111.111.222109.143.000.0000.0022.220.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs89110000000200002.111.111.111.222109.143.000.0000.0022.220.000.000.000.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2003High School All-American - 2nd Team (UT)1
2004High School All-American - 1st Team (IF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-07-08RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL32.150Team Roster on 2018-07-08
2018-06-15RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right elbow strain32.127Team Roster on 2018-06-15
2018-05-21RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)32.102Team Roster on 2018-05-21
2018-04-25RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)32.076Team Roster on 2018-04-25
2017-09-08RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL31.212Team Roster on 2017-09-08
2017-08-21RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 MCL Sprain, right knee31.194Team Roster on 2017-08-21
2016-05-14RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors30.095Team Roster on 2016-05-14
2016-04-07PTexas RangersFrisco (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frisco (AA)30.058Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-12-28PTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.323Team Roster on 2015-12-28
2015-01-26PFree Agent -Restricted--Placed on restricted list for off-field issues28.352  
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-02-10TradeTraded by Padres to Blue Jays for a player to be named later or cash 
2004-06-16Contractsigned 
* 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
2004San Diego Padres-183,150,000-------3,150,000Signing Bonus out of 2004 Draft (1st round - 1st overall)
2016Texas RangersTeam Payroll30507,5000.14377137-3,498,245507,5003,657,5002015-12-28 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2017Texas RangersTeam Payroll31544,9201.14367828253,651,709535,0004,202,420
2018Texas RangersTeam Payroll32555,950-60626254,360,045545,0004,758,370
* 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