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Matt ClementTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1994-2008 MLB Years: 1998-2006
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PositionsP-377Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Paul Clement
Height6-3Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 12,1974 [44.072]PlaceMcCandless,Pennsylvania
High SchoolButler Area (Butler,PA)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (86th overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsBobby MalkmusService Time9.024 (2007)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-SDN-#9 ... 1998-MLB-#16 ... 1999-MLB-#10 ... 1999-SDN-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 6,1998 [24.025]
OrganizationsSDN [7] CHN [3] BOS [2] MIA [1] SLN [1] Awards5
TBC Player ID923Retrosheet IDclemm001MLBAM ID136725
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts67Walks34Hittable66SO/BB50vsPower66Hitting12Durability76Team.521Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994Arizona PadresArizRksdn-ST19854.4313130000067.06538330177610001.228.73--2.2810.214.47.615-
1994Spokane IndiansNwstA-sdn-ST19116.1422000007.087501141102.599.82--13.504.910.36.500-
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0964.6015150000074.07345380288011101.368.84--3.399.692.86.600-
1995Idaho Falls BravesPioRksdn-ST20634.3314140000081.06153393426519201.276.780.334.677.221.55.667-
1995Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+sdn-ST20344.2412120000057.06137271493312001.929.580.167.695.180.67.429-
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0974.29262600000138.012290664919831201.547.940.265.926.381.08.563-
1996Clinton LumberKingsMidwAsdn-ST21832.8016160110096.066313035210915001.226.170.284.8610.182.10.727-
1996Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+sdn-ST21455.5911110000056.0614035826755101.549.751.284.1511.982.88.444-
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01283.83272701100152.21277165117818420101.347.490.654.6010.852.36.600-
1997Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+sdn-ST22631.60141402100101.07430183311096001.046.590.272.769.713.52.667-
1997Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn-ST22652.5613130110088.08337254329212001.318.490.413.279.412.88.545-
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01282.05272703200189.0157674376320118001.167.480.333.009.573.19.600-
1998Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-ST231093.98272701000171.21579476128516018201.418.230.634.468.391.88.526-
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31S/R23204.61422000013.2158707132001.619.88--4.618.561.861.0002.77
1999San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31ST2410124.48313100000180.219010690188613511001.539.460.904.286.731.57.4554.36
2000San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn21ST2513175.14343400000205.01941311172212517023001.568.520.975.497.461.36.4334.70
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo51ST269105.05313100000169.017210295158513415001.529.140.804.527.121.58.4744.12
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30ST2712113.60323203200205.0162848218852157001.207.110.793.739.442.53.5223.25
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30ST2814124.11323202100201.216910092227917113001.237.540.983.537.632.16.5383.93
2004Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30ST299133.68303000000181.01557974237719014101.287.711.143.839.452.47.4093.88
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30ST301364.57323201000191.019210297186814613001.369.050.853.206.882.15.6843.78
2006Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos-ST31000.0011000001.01000011001.009.00----9.000.00--
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30ST31556.6112120000065.0775048838433001.7610.611.105.235.921.13.5005.17
2008Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln-ST33100.0011000006.01000050000.171.50----7.500.001.000-
2008Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln-ST33105.40220000010.012961350001.5010.800.902.704.501.671.000-
2008Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln33Rel33107.0213112000016.2171413513102001.809.182.707.025.400.771.000-
2008Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--S/R0305.2316412000032.2302319616202001.418.271.654.415.511.251.000-
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter87864.47238236263001410.213267627021446501217101101.408.450.924.147.751.87.5030.98
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter55383.64139127125300757.266739030740361744101601.357.900.474.288.812.06.591-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1194.254028121000187.017410889179817020201.448.320.814.688.121.73.550-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter752.8515150110098.09546315359712001.338.720.463.218.912.77.583-
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14123.26383802100220.2197107801210622223101.378.030.494.329.052.09.538-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter832.8016160110096.066313035210915001.226.170.284.8610.182.10.727-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter116.1422000007.087501141102.599.82--13.504.910.36.500-
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1484.35282800000149.0127917235914230201.257.670.183.568.582.41.636-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter35363.80949405300587.24862632486324157634101.247.440.963.698.822.39.493-
San Diego Padres Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter25294.82696720000398.03992452144021831836001.558.990.904.917.171.46.463-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18115.09444401000256.02691521452610618916001.469.440.913.726.641.78.621-
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9105.05313100000169.017210295158513415001.529.140.804.527.121.58.474-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14134.47373701000220.02071191092210119016001.408.450.924.147.751.87.5190.98
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16113.64403731100220.0193113891210521529201.357.900.474.288.812.06.593-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn-p221310120001000505000.200.200.200.4002015.400.000.000.1800.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1998Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-p232721100001001818000.000.087.000.0870031.000.000.048.0633.2325.818.000.000.000.00
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31p2342000000000202000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1999San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31p2430527400010042806001.077.143.077.2204062.167.000.077.1166.4545.167.000.000.000.00
2000San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn21p2531603401020043305000.067.125.100.2256169.148.033.100.1125.8047.838.250.000.0025.00
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo51p2631502400000031808000.080.132.080.2124061.125.000.060.1074.9229.516.000.000.000.00
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30p27306143200400134310001.049.108.082.1905275.111.033.049.0971.3345.3334.000.000.0066.67
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30p2830623920030002618000.145.159.177.33611271.250.032.032.1500.0036.620.000.000.0022.22
2004Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30p2929552810020012904100.145.158.164.3229161.296.019.036.1441.6447.5429.000.000.0012.50
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30p30323000000001200000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.17625.0050.002.000.000.000.00
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30p3113110000000200000.333.333.333.6661031.000.000.000.2970.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2008Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln3333132010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4480.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter2183482233510120014174443102.095.139.115.254406410.189.020.060.0003.4142.4412.430.000.0018.18
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter533323000200114113000.091.143.091.2343048.158.000.030.0002.0829.1714.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4023110001001918000.043.120.043.1631033.071.000.043.0003.0327.279.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1310120001000505000.200.200.200.4002015.400.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter89178920500900289422101.112.141.140.281255207.222.028.039.0000.9743.0044.500.000.0025.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter65114108010300863013001.070.131.088.219101135.157.018.088.0005.9346.677.880.000.0012.50
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter31502400000031808000.080.132.080.2124061.125.000.060.0004.9229.516.000.000.000.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter336110000001400000.167.286.167.453107.500.000.167.00014.2957.144.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162259162541090010129332101.095.139.115.254304305.189.020.060.0003.4142.4412.430.000.0018.18
Average Minor - Per 162 games16210169000600343340000.091.143.091.23490147.158.000.030.0002.0829.1714.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1994Arizona Padres ArizRksdn19P13--56-111111.0000.85------13100.023.6
1994Spokane Indians NwstA-sdn19P2--2-2-42.5001.00------2100.02.6
1995Idaho Falls Braves PioRksdn20P14--10141-2524.9601.71------14100.019.7
1995Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn20P12--39111312.9231.00------12100.08.6
1996Clinton LumberKings MidwAsdn21P16--9122-2321.9131.31------16100.011.9
1996Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn21P11--1721108.8000.73------11100.07.9
1997Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn22P14--912232321.9131.50------14100.010.0
1997Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn22P13--610--16161.0001.23------13100.09.5
1998Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn23P27--1220814032.8001.19------27100.019.0
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23P4-13-------------4100.02.5
1999San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24P31-18012122-2624.9230.770.13-----31100.019.1
2000San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25P34-2052726445753.9301.560.26-----34100.021.0
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo26P31-1691420113534.9711.100.20-----31100.019.1
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27P32-205823213331.9390.970.15-----32100.019.8
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28P323220120234-4743.9151.340.21-----32100.019.8
2004Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P30301811621334037.9251.230.20-----30100.018.5
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30P32321912220144342.9771.310.22-----32100.019.8
2006Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos31P1---------------1100.01.9
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31P12126564--10101.0000.830.15-----12100.07.4
2008Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln33P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2008Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln33P2--3---331.0001.50------2100.01.4
2008Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln33P13--13--441.0000.31------13100.09.2
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P23810614101251491713291274.9421.150.19-----2380.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P40--1323814436.8180.90------400.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P15--910--19191.0001.27------150.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P38--1329554742.8941.11------380.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--9122-2321.9131.31------160.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--2-2-42.5001.00------20.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P28--1520113635.9721.25------280.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1994Arizona Padres ArizRksdn1913----------
1994Spokane Indians NwstA-sdn192----------
1995Idaho Falls Braves PioRksdn2014----------
1995Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn2012----------
1996Clinton LumberKings MidwAsdn2116----------
1996Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn2111----------
1997Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn2214----------
1997Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn2213----------
1998Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn2327----------
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn234----------
1999San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2431----------
2000San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2534----------
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo2631----------
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2732----------
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2832----------
2004Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2930----------
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3032----------
2006Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos311----------
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3112----------
2008Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln331----------
2008Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln332----------
2008Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln3313----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2003Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB28017.7111000004.28441431002.8615.431.937.715.790.757.71.000
2003Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB28103.5211000007.25330230000.975.870.002.353.521.503.521.000
2005Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB300121.6011000003.17883000002.2618.908.100.000.00021.60.000
2006Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB31035.51440000016.11712102816101.559.371.104.418.822.006.61.000
2009Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB34000.00000000015.01220100200.807.200.600.000.0001.20.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs032.87440000031.32914103816301.188.330.862.304.602.004.02.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs0213.5022000008.0151212443102.3816.884.504.503.380.7513.50.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs103.5211000007.7533023000.915.870.002.353.521.503.521.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB2812000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2003Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB2814000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs12000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs14000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP) ... California League All-Star Team (RHP)2
1998Triple A All-Star Team (SP)1
2002National League Player of the Week (May 27-June 2)1
2003National League Player of the Week (July 28-August 3)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-12-12ContractSigned by Blue Jays to minor league contract 
2008-08-02Released by Cardinals 
2008-03-25InjuredDisabled -- Right shoulder 
2008-01-03ContractSigned by Red Sox (1-year) 
2007-10-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-07-06InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2007-03-28InjuredDisabled -- Right shoulder surgery 
2006-11-06InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-07-30InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2006-06-16InjuredDisabled -- right shoulder strain 
2004-12-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
2004-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-03-27TradeTraded by Marlins with Antonio Alfonseca to Cubs for Dontrelle Willis, Ryan Jorgensen, Jose Cueto and Julian Tavarez. 
2001-03-30TradeTraded by Padres with OF Eric Owens and RHP Omar Ortiz to Marlins for OF Mark Kotsay and OF Cesar Crespo March 30 2001 
2001-03-28TradeTraded by Padres with Omar Ortiz and Eric Owens to Marlins for Mark Kotsay and Cesar Crespo. 
1993-08-24Contractsigned 
* 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
1998San Diego PadresTeam Payroll23170,000-81235-1,276,192170,000170,000
1999San Diego PadresTeam Payroll24201,000-79629121,454,491200,000371,000
2000San Diego PadresTeam Payroll25600,000-44218511,394,248200,000971,000
2001Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll26900,000-4148541,897,758200,0001,871,000
2002Chicago CubsTeam Payroll272,500,000-2601371++2,011,045200,0004,371,000
2003Chicago CubsTeam Payroll284,000,000-170879++2,163,527300,0008,371,000
2004Chicago CubsTeam Payroll296,000,000-108788++2,070,100300,00014,371,000
2005Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll306,500,000-113888++2,189,055300,00020,871,000
2006Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll319,825,000-60493++2,365,072327,00030,696,000
* 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