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Matt Garza #1AW-2

+ Milwaukee Brewers Status: Active (MLB)
Positions: P-239
Proper Name: Matthew Scott Garza
Born: November 11, 1983 (31.044) in Selma, California
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 205 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Washington Union (Fresno,CA)
College: Fresno State University
Drafted: 2005 -- 1st round (25th overall) by Minnesota Twins (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 11,2006 (22.274)
TBC Player ID:41982
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Recent Contract:Signed to 4-year contract for 2014-2017 ($50m) Option year for 2018 by Milwaukee Brewers (2014-01-26)
Organizations:MIN, TBA, CHN, TEX, MIL
Signed by:Kevin Bootay
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Pitch Repertoire Fastball (49.05%) -- Slider (21.25%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (14.53%) -- Curveball (9.90%) -- Changeup (5.27%)
Fastball Velocity: [2014] - 92.55 - [2013] - 93.07 - [2012] - 93.51 - [2011] - 93.76 - [2010] - 93.29

Scouting Scores

control k-rating efficiency vsPower
64.07 70.93 66.07 54.14
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Recent Roster MovementAll Transactions

DateStatusNotes
2014-09-01AActivated from DL
2014-08-05D15DL-15 Left oblique strain
2014-01-26ASigned to 4-year contract for 2014-2017 ($50m) Option year for 2018
2013-10-31FADeclared free agency
2013-07-22ATraded from Cubs to Rangers for Mike Olt, C.J. Edwards, Justin Grimm and PTBNL (Neil Ramirez)

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Pitching Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Batter Stadium

YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BBBABIP
2003Fresno StateWACNCAA14fr19169.6319900 043.1635546831219 2.1913.191.676.494.400.68--
2004Fresno StateWACNCAA7so20634.9027911 59010354491234778 1.5210.301.203.407.702.26--
2005Fresno StateWACNCAA7jr21653.08191700 1108.1110493753712090 1.369.170.423.0810.003.24--
2005 ElizabethtonAppRk-min21113.6044000019.21410836252001.006.301.352.7011.254.17--
2005 BeloitMidwA-min21333.541010000056532422515641001.218.520.802.4110.294.27--
2006Fort MyersFSLA+36min22511.4388000044.127137311530000.865.520.612.2510.844.82--
2006 New BritainEastAA21min22622.531010000057.1402216214683000.956.320.322.2110.744.86--
2006 RochesterILAAA-min22311.8555210034207717330000.795.290.261.858.744.71--
2006 Minnesota TwinsALMLB21min22365.76000050623332623381001.7011.161.084.146.841.65.346
2007RochesterILAAA21min23463.621616100092934337531956001.359.100.493.039.293.06--
2007 Minnesota TwinsALMLB21min23573.69001083964434832674041.5410.410.873.477.272.09.351
2008Vero BeachFSLA+-tba24009.001100003.28440340002.7518.000.006.759.001.33--
2008 Tampa Bay RaysALMLB22tba241193.703200184.2170837619591283261.248.270.922.876.232.17.276
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLB22tba258123.9500002031779389257918930111.267.851.113.508.382.39.278
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLB22tba2615103.913111204.21939489286315012271.258.471.232.776.592.38.275
2011Chicago CubsNLMLB17chn2710103.322000198186907314631976031.268.450.642.868.953.13.313
2012Chicago CubsNLMLB22chn28573.890000103.29048451532961041.177.791.302.778.313.00.300
2013TennesseeSouAA-chn29011.5022000064110420001.336.000.006.003.000.50--
2013 IowaPCLAAA-chn29101.002200009.16110090000.676.000.000.009.00----
2013 Chicago CubsNLMLB22chn29613.17000071612625820622041.147.731.012.547.863.10.270
2013 Texas RangersALMLB22tex29454.39100084.18947411222744001.329.541.292.367.933.36--
2014Milwaukee BrewersNLMLB22mil30883.641100163.1143776612501263141.187.900.662.766.962.52.276
MLB Totals75753.8122121810421134612676355701474431127395431.278.470.982.967.542.54.321
AAA Totals873.002323310013511951456381376001.167.930.402.539.133.61--
AA Totals632.431212000063442317218703000.986.290.292.5710.003.89--
A+ Totals512.0699000048351711314570001.026.560.562.6310.694.07--
A Totals333.541010000056532422515641001.218.520.802.4110.294.27--
Rk Totals113.60440000201410836252001.006.301.352.7011.254.17--
NCAA Totals13144.91653511062422761581322510221826001.5610.260.933.798.112.14--
Tampa Bay Rays (3 seasons)34313.869594631159254027025472201467184241.258.211.093.067.102.32--
Chicago Cubs (3 seasons)21183.45606020003733371641433711535590111.218.130.892.778.573.09--
Milwaukee Brewers (1 seasons)883.6427271100163143776612501263141.187.900.662.766.962.52--
Minnesota Twins (2 seasons)8134.4726240010133158776614551055041.6010.690.953.727.111.91--
Texas Rangers (1 seasons)454.3913131000848947411222744001.329.541.292.367.933.36--
YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BBBABIP
Batting Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Pitcher Stadium

YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLB21minp232
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001
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00.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLB22tbap244
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000000001
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3
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001
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00.000.200.000200.000.250.0003.00--06
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLB22tbap252
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0000000002
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00000.000.000.0000.000.000-----02
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLB22tbap263
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0000000003
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001
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00.000.000.0000.000.000-----04
2011Chicago CubsNLMLB17chnp2764
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26
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0001001
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42
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1
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05
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01
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.094.108.094202.000.016.27342.00--670
2012Chicago CubsNLMLB22chnp2830
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02
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1
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00000023
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004
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00.067.067.100167.033.033.286----334
2013TennesseeSouAA-chnp2911000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000-----01
IowaPCLAAA-chnp2912000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
Chicago CubsNLMLB22chnp2918
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14
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1
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0020009
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1
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01
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00.222.222.278500.056.056.444----519
2014Milwaukee BrewersNLMLB22milp3049
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23
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1
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00.061.080.082162.020.041.10721.00--457
MLB Totals921725153003003104202001.087.103.105208.017.035.22134.67--18195
AAA Totals12000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
AA Totals11000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000------01
Chicago Cubs (3 seasons)59112312200300174201001.107.115.125240.018.027.31674.00--14123
Milwaukee Brewers (1 seasons)27492310000012100700.061.080.082162.020.041.10721.00--457
Tampa Bay Rays (3 seasons)59000000001800200.000.100.000100.000.111.0008.00--012
Minnesota Twins (1 seasons)12000000000100100.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
Other Pitching Statistics
YearTeam NameLeagueWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9
2007Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring Training001.5061001012922057001.176.750.003.755.25
2008Tampa BayChampionship Series201.382200001382216140061.085.540.694.159.69
2008Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring Training012.4566000025.22210711113101.297.710.353.864.56
2008Tampa BayDivisional Series017.5011000067550441061.8310.500.006.006.00
2008Tampa BayWorld Series006.0011000066443271061.339.004.503.0010.50
2009Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring Training116.1055000020.22614142716201.6011.320.873.056.97
2010Tampa BayDivisional Series001.5011000065211240071.177.501.503.006.00
2010Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring Training212.2865000027.219776627000.906.181.951.958.78
2011Chicago CubsMLB Spring Training1410.3876000021.235252531420102.2614.541.255.828.31
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring Training225.5153000016.11813100914001.659.920.004.967.71
2014Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring Training138.8055000015.12922151711202.3517.020.594.116.46
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
2005ElizabethtonAppRkP4 22001.000--9.00
2005BeloitMidwAP10 17001.000--7.20
 
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBP105051001.0001.085.40
 
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBP168311020.8461.196.19
 
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBP30184141120.9261.227.50
 
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBP32203101111.9550.935.91
 
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBP33204101310.9581.016.27
 
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBP31198101671.7881.187.55
 
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBP1810341230.8421.408.00
 
2013TennesseeSouAAP2 20001.000--9.00
2013IowaPCLAAAP2 01001.000--4.50
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBP117164001.0001.278.18
2013Texas RangersALMLBP13847720.8751.509.69
 
2014Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBP27163111530.8971.448.67
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLBP221134378100212.8941.197.25
 AAAP2001001.000--4.50
 AAP2020001.000--9.00
 AP10017001.000--7.20
 RkP4022001.000--9.00


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