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Matt PalmerHigh Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2008-2012
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PositionsP-372Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJonathan Matt Palmer
Height6-2Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 21,1979 [38.336]PlaceMemphis,Tennessee
High SchoolCaruthersville (Caruthersville,MO)
CollegeMissouri State University (Springfield,MO), Three Rivers Community College (Poplar Bluff,MO)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants in the 31st round (937th overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsTodd ThomasService Time2.012 (2012)
MLB DebutAugust 16,2008 [29.148]
OrganizationsSFN [7] ANA [3] LAN [1] SDN [1] SEA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID6527Retrosheet IDpalmm001MLBAM ID461212
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts44Walks40Hittable56SO/BB38vsPower56Hitting7Durability59Team.490Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2001Missouri StateCollegeNCAAJr21ST22633.6514131600093.2865738035910001.298.26--3.368.742.60.667-
2002Missouri StateMVCNCAA-1Sr21S/R23534.7615123000070.0715537443718001.639.130.515.539.131.65.625-
2002Salem-Keizer VolcanoesNwstA-sfn-S/R23321.841697003053.2441511023495001.257.38--3.868.222.13.600-
2003Hagerstown SunsSALAsfn41R/CL24501.204404400412552.02177315563100.693.610.522.589.633.731.000-
2003Norwich NavigatorsEastAAsfn32Rel240013.5050500106.21211100553002.5516.20--6.756.751.00--
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0502.594904900422558.1331817320616100.905.030.463.059.313.051.000-
2004Norwich NavigatorsEastAAsfn70Rel25473.06425370017879.0663527451817001.477.490.455.799.191.59.364-
2005Norwich NavigatorsEastAAsfn8Rel26012.671129004127.02214829202001.157.330.673.006.672.22.000-
2006Connecticut DefendersEastAAsfn32S/R27531.301596002062.050209110511000.967.220.141.447.365.10.625-
2006Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-ST27644.0515150000091.09145411030643101.339.000.992.976.332.13.600-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R01172.93302460020153.0141655011401154101.188.280.652.356.752.88.611-
2007Connecticut DefendersEastAAsfn-ST280010.8011000005.08662231002.0014.403.603.605.401.50--
2007Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-ST281184.32292541010150.015580721751986001.379.301.023.065.881.92.579-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01184.53302641010155.0163867819531017001.399.461.103.085.861.91.579-
2008Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn49ST296104.18262511000142.01387166117214311001.488.750.704.569.061.99.375-
2008San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32ST29028.53330000012.217131211330022.3712.080.719.242.130.23.0007.24
2009Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana35ST301111.7422000007.21310102350002.0915.262.353.525.871.67.500-
2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana32S/R301123.9340132710100121.010555531255695041.327.790.894.085.121.25.8464.70
2010Arizona AngelsArizRkana-S/R31000.0021100004.02000120000.754.50--2.254.502.00--
2010Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana37S/R31232.721376003246.0321714419363001.106.220.783.696.991.89.400-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0232.501587003250.0341714420383001.076.080.723.586.791.90.400-
2010Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana32Rel31124.5414113003033.2382017120172011.7210.160.275.354.540.85.3334.33
2011Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana53ST329116.44242400000137.017010598146510918001.7211.170.924.277.161.68.450-
2011Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana32ST32115.74330000015.21911100470011.4710.91--2.304.021.75.5003.09
2012Tucson PadresPCLAAAsdn43ST33695.6621201000098.21206962342649001.6410.950.273.835.841.52.400-
2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40Rel33009.0030300102.02221220002.009.004.509.009.001.00-10.60
2013Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan47ST34683.84252230010133.2127655715561314001.378.551.013.778.822.34.429-
2014Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea40S/R35285.4218135002273.0825444936516001.6210.111.114.446.291.42.200-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1374.5663204310140183.0181101941594987081.488.790.734.564.761.04.6501.65
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter66754.173091801292075381166.211536245429749096882201.408.870.753.777.451.98.468-
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter49624.75173153202074877.09285164648537470160101.489.500.873.837.171.87.441-
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter9112.9974175700249179.0158866097716014001.307.890.453.847.992.08.450-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter501.204404400412552.02177315563100.693.610.522.589.633.731.000-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter321.841697003053.2441511023495001.257.38--3.868.222.13.600-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0021100004.02000120000.754.50--2.254.502.00--
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1164.12292546000163.2157112754781628001.448.630.224.298.912.08.647-
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1354.2257174010130169.216286801379937061.418.540.694.174.901.18.722-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter028.53330000012.217131211330022.3712.080.719.242.130.23.000-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0030300102.02221220002.009.004.509.009.001.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1584.5675245110170220.0215120112181121168091.488.790.734.564.761.04.6521.65
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12144.1758342400147220.0217117102189218215001.408.870.753.777.451.98.462-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004Norwich NavigatorsEastAAsfn70p25423000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2005Norwich NavigatorsEastAAsfn8p2622000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2006Connecticut DefendersEastAAsfn322758111000000500000.125.125.250.375218.333.125.125.1550.0062.500.000.000.00100.00
2006Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-27921010000000901000.048.048.048.0961022.083.000.000.0420.0040.910.000.000.000.00
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         14291210000001401000.069.069.103.1723130.133.034.034.0730.0046.670.000.000.0050.00
2007Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-2829434530020021522000.116.191.186.3778349.179.070.116.1804.0830.617.500.000.0060.00
2008Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn492926241100000011304001.042.080.042.1221029.091.000.042.0643.4544.8313.000.000.000.00
2008San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32p2934010000001200000.250.400.250.650105.500.000.250.32120.0040.002.000.000.000.00
2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana32p3036110000000301000.167.167.167.334107.333.000.000.1490.0042.860.000.000.000.00
2012Tucson PadresPCLAAAsdn43p33912121003001500000.167.231.250.4813113.286.083.167.2187.6938.465.000.000.0050.00
2013Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan47p3418321300000021303000.094.147.094.2413037.158.000.063.1195.4135.146.500.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter610120000001501000.200.273.200.4732012.400.000.100.0008.3341.675.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter140145813500500663210001.090.137.124.261185163.159.034.076.0003.6838.6510.500.000.0038.46
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter91132712400500655210001.091.143.121.264164150.156.030.076.0004.0036.679.170.000.0033.33
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4913111000000800000.077.077.154.2312113.200.077.077.0000.0061.540.000.000.00100.00
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter36110000000301000.167.167.167.334107.333.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter34010000001200000.250.400.250.650105.500.000.250.00020.0040.002.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162270275400000027135027000.200.273.200.473540324.400.000.100.0008.3341.675.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162168915600600773212001.090.137.124.261216189.159.034.076.0003.6838.6510.500.000.0038.46

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2002Salem-Keizer Volcanoes NwstA-sfn23P16--47--11111.0000.69------16100.021.1
2003Hagerstown Suns SALAsfn24P44--412--16161.0000.36------44100.032.6
2003Norwich Navigators EastAAsfn24P5---------------5100.03.5
2004Norwich Navigators EastAAsfn25P42--510111615.9380.36------42100.029.6
2005Norwich Navigators EastAAsfn26P11--37--10101.0000.91------11100.07.7
2006Connecticut Defenders EastAAsfn27P15--7101-1817.9441.13------15100.010.6
2006Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn27P15--416112120.9521.33------15100.010.4
2007Connecticut Defenders EastAAsfn28P1--211-43.7503.00------1100.00.7
2007Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn28P29--1122213533.9431.14------29100.020.1
2008Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn29P26--7152-2422.9170.85------26100.018.2
2008San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29P331213-2441.0001.330.33-----3100.01.9
2009Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana30P2--11--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana30P4013121710-117171.0000.430.14-----40100.024.7
2010Arizona Angels ArizRkana31P2---------------2100.03.6
2010Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana31P13--15--661.0000.46------13100.09.0
2010Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana31P14133412-75.7140.360.15-----14100.08.6
2011Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana32P24--517422622.8460.92------24100.016.7
2011Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana32P331514--551.0001.670.33-----3100.01.9
2012Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn33P21--713212220.9090.95------21100.014.6
2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33P3-2-1--111.0000.330.50-----3100.01.9
2013Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan34P25--819212927.9311.08------25100.017.4
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea35P18--963-1815.8330.83------18100.012.5
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P63201831319233432.9410.510.17-----630.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P173--53114166183167.9130.97------1730.00.0
AA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P74--1728314845.9380.61------740.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P44--412--16161.0000.36------440.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--47--11111.0000.69------160.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---------------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2002Salem-Keizer Volcanoes NwstA-sfn2316----------
2003Hagerstown Suns SALAsfn2444----------
2003Norwich Navigators EastAAsfn245----------
2004Norwich Navigators EastAAsfn2542----------
2005Norwich Navigators EastAAsfn2611----------
2006Connecticut Defenders EastAAsfn2715----------
2006Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn2715----------
2007Connecticut Defenders EastAAsfn281----------
2007Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn2829----------
2008Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn2926----------
2008San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn293----------
2009Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana302----------
2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana3040----------
2010Arizona Angels ArizRkana312----------
2010Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana3113----------
2010Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana3114----------
2011Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana3224----------
2011Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana323----------
2012Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn3321----------
2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn333----------
2013Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan3425----------
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea3518----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor27014.29770000021.018111011520001.577.710.436.438.571.334.71.000
2007San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB280013.5030300002.2644003002.7320.250.000.0010.12013.50.000
2008San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29012.57422000014.0844287001.145.141.295.144.500.882.57.000
2009Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30000.0002-2002015.02000210001.4012.001.200.600.000.000.00.000
2009Los Angeles AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB300013.5020200202.25441120002.7316.873.373.376.752.0013.50.000
2010Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB310012.1042200009.2171313278102.6115.831.866.527.451.1412.10.000
2011Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32105.23734000020.22613124614001.5811.321.742.616.102.335.661.000
2012San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB33002.7040400006.2572137001.296.751.354.059.452.339.45.000
2013Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB34013.6030300005.0992052102.8016.200.009.003.600.4016.20.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs014.29770000021.018111011520001.577.710.436.438.571.334.71.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs124.5225916002073.7915037113041201.6411.121.343.675.011.376.11.333
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs0013.5020200202.7544112002.2516.873.373.376.752.0013.50.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2921000000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2011Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3221000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs82000000001201000.000.333.000.333004.000.000.50025.0050.002.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2014-08-18PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Mariners  
2014-08-03PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2014-08-03
2014-07-28PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2014-07-28
2014-06-20PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2014-06-20
2014-06-14PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2014-06-14
2014-05-13PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-05-13
2013-12-22PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League ContractTeam Roster on 2013-12-22
2013-11-07PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency  
2013-04-29PLos Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Albuquerque (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-04-29
2013-01-10PLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contractTeam Roster on 2013-01-10
2012-10-12PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected free agency  
2012-06-09RPSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Tucson (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-06-09
2012-06-04RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for AssignmentTeam Roster on 2012-06-04
2012-05-20RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Tucson (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-05-20
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2011-11-30ContractSigned by Padres 
2009-01-13ContractSigned by Angels to mimor league contract 
2002-06-07Contractsigned 
* 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
2008San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll29390,000-75326-2,696,252390,000390,000
2009Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll30400,000-72431-2,746,792400,000790,000
2010Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll31420,000-58823352,812,412400,0001,210,000
2011Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll32414,000-78924-2,722,607414,0001,624,000
2012San Diego PadresTeam Payroll33480,0002.01276033-2,954,887480,0002,104,000
* 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