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Gary Matthews
Gary Nathaniel (Sr.) Matthews (Sarge)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 3", Weight 190 lb.

MLB Debut September 6, 1972
Final Game October 2, 1987
Born July 5, 1950 in San Fernando, CA

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
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 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1972 22 LAN NL   12   29    2    6   0   0   0    1   0   0    1    6  .207  .233  .207  .440    6   0   0   0   0   3  
 1973 23 LAN NL  122  339   60  114  16   5  12   54   8   2   31   38  .336  .390  .519  .909  176   1   2   0   0   7  
 1974 24 LAN NL  104  263   49   85  15   2   7   34   4   1   28   26  .323  .390  .475  .865  125   0   2   0   2   2  
 1975 25 LAN NL  127  347   49   95  18   3   8   44   3   2   48   35  .274  .366  .412  .778  143   0   4   4   5  11  
 1976 26 LAN NL  157  615   89  152  28   4  23   64   8   3   62  106  .247  .314  .418  .732  257   3   5   2   0   6  MVP-9
 1977 27 ATN NL  155  600   86  143  31   5  13   38  10  10   81  124  .238  .329  .372  .701  223   2   4   1   2  14  
 1978 28 ATN NL  131  503   94  147  20   5  17   60   6   8   75   84  .292  .387  .453  .840  228   1   1   0   3  15  MVP-22
 1979 29 ATN NL  162  670  110  203  34   5  41  146   5   1   54   77  .303  .353  .552  .905  370   0   4   1   0  19  MVP-3
 1980 30 ATN NL  156  595   64  170  25   0  15   74   9   3   48   92  .286  .337  .403  .740  240   0   4   4   0  19  MVP-24
 1981 31 ATN NL  158  534   93  150  24   6  16   69  11   4  108   64  .281  .403  .438  .841  234   0   6  13   5  11  MVP-12
 1982 32 ATN NL  144  497   85  142  34   1  21   82  19   2   64   79  .286  .368  .485  .853  241   0   2   1   2  14  MVP-20
 1983 33 ATN NL   77  227   28   70  11   0   5   33   4   0   28   46  .308  .381  .423  .804   96   0   2   0   0   8  
 1984 34 TEA AL  139  510  105  165  27   2  14   57  15   5  110   95  .324  .443  .467  .910  238   0   1   4   0  13  MVP-22
 1985 35 TEA AL   95  306   57   80  13   0  14   56   1   0   66   48  .261  .397  .441  .838  135   0   2   1   4   6  
 1986 36 TEA AL  110  373   60  101  17   0  18   61   0   0   66   58  .271  .379  .461  .840  172   0   2   1   0  14  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 15 Seasons     1849 6408 1031 1823 313  38 224  873 103  41  870  978  .284  .370  .450  .820 2884   7  41  32  23 162
 Per 162 games        561   90  160  27   3  20   76   9   4   76   86                          253   1   4   3   2  14
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1972 22 LAN NL  80    0    .9   7   0   0  .000   0    2    0  .000    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e11  -449   
 1973 23 LAN NL  58   69   7.9  26  11   2  .423   2   26   22  .846    0    0  .000  OF   2(-1)e6    97   
 1974 24 LAN NL  63   51   7.6  39  11   1  .282   2   21   15  .714    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e10    55   
 1975 25 LAN NL  46   53   5.3  26   9   3  .346   2   32   23  .719    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e12   -29   
 1976 26 LAN NL  24   84   4.7   1   0   0  .000   9   64   41  .641    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e7    -70   
 1977 27 ATN NL  32   74   4.1   1   0   0  .000   9   43   19  .442    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e11  -99   
 1978 28 ATN NL  34   87   6.2   4   2   1  .500   8   37   24  .649    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e11    12   
 1979 29 ATN NL  30  126   7.0   0   0   0  .000   8   76   39  .513    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e8     40   
 1980 30 ATN NL  33   78   4.7   0   0   0  .000  13   50   29  .580    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e13    -4   
 1981 31 ATN NL  24  102   6.8   6   2   1  .333  11   46   29  .630    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e12    -8   
 1982 32 ATN NL  19   91   6.6  14   4   0  .286   8   40   18  .450    0    0  .000  OF   4(-1)e11   77   
 1983 33 ATN NL  60   37   6.0  16   3   0  .188   2   18    5  .278    0    0  .000  OF   4(-1)e8    77   
 1984 34 TEA AL  27  113   8.4   3   1   0  .333   5   17    8  .471    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e14    72   
 1985 35 TEA AL  29   58   6.8  12   3   1  .250   1    5    2  .400    0    0  .000  DH              70   
 1986 36 TEA AL  56   65   6.2  11   4   1  .364   2    5    3  .600    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e17    0   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 15 Seasons         1093   6.1 166  50  10  .301  82  482  277  .575    0    0  .000                  10   4
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 33.5 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1972 22 LAN NL  LF    5     8    1    0    0 1.000    5   41.0  1.98
 1973 23 LAN NL  LF  105   147    5    2    0  .987   73  702.0  1.95
                 RF    2     0    0    0    0  .000    0    2.0  0.00
 1974 24 LAN NL  LF   75   114    4    2    0  .983   56  517.0  2.05
 1975 25 LAN NL  LF  106   156    4    2    1  .988   79  754.2  1.91
                 RF    8     7    0    0    0 1.000    4   42.1  1.49
 1976 26 LAN NL  LF  156   259    9    9    1  .968  154 1376.0  1.75
 1977 27 ATN NL  LF  152   216    4    9    1  .961  151 1313.1  1.51
 1978 28 ATN NL  LF  108   175    9    6    1  .968  104  938.1  1.76
                 RF   18    16    2    1    0  .947   15  137.0  1.18
                 1B    5    36    1    1    1  .974    5   32.2 10.19
                 CF    2     6    0    0    0 1.000    2   17.0  3.18
 1979 29 ATN NL  RF  100   192    9    6    0  .971   92  825.0  2.19
                 CF   69   169    7    2    0  .989   68  589.0  2.69
                 LF    3     6    0    0    0 1.000    2   18.0  3.00
                 3B    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1980 30 ATN NL  RF  152   285   12   13    1  .958  151 1356.1  1.97
                 CF    3     9    0    0    0 1.000    3   26.0  3.12
                 LF    3     4    0    0    0 1.000    0   11.2  3.09
 1981 31 ATN NL  LF  152   236   12   11    1  .958  150 1286.2  1.73
                 RF    3     0    0    0    0  .000    0    4.0  0.00
 1982 32 ATN NL  LF  126   168   10    8    0  .957  126 1100.1  1.46
 1983 33 ATN NL  LF   57    84    9    2    1  .979   55  489.1  1.71
 1984 34 TEA AL  LF   66   120    4    5    2  .961   66  561.0  1.99
 1985 35 TEA AL  LF   13    17    2    1    0  .950   11  101.0  1.69
 1986 36 TEA AL  LF   22    27    1    2    0  .933   22  168.0  1.50
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1973 NLCS  LAN MON   W    5  10  3  2  0  1  0   2  3  3  .200  .385  .400  0
      WS    LAN OAA   W    3   7  3  1  0  0  0   0  2  1  .143  .333  .143  0
 1975 NLCS  LAN MON   W    4  16  3  6  1  0  1   6  0  1  .375  .375  .625  0
      WS    LAN OAA   W    5  17  3  5  3  0  1   2  1  0  .294  .333  .647  0
 1983 NLCS  ATN MON   W    5  14  1  4  1  0  0   1  2  2  .286  .375  .357  0
      WS    ATN MLA   W    7  29  3  9  0  0  2   3  2  6  .310  .355  .517  0
 1986 ALCS  TEA BOA   L    2   4  1  2  0  0  0   0  1  1  .500  .600  .500  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1972  LAN   78-84   Scott Campbell
 1973  LAN  109-54   Scott Campbell
 1974  LAN   92-70   Scott Campbell
 1975  LAN  102-60   Billy Vanson
 1976  LAN   77-85   Billy Vanson
 1977  ATN   61-101  Tom Austad, Roger Slane
 1978  ATN   78-84   Roger Slane
 1979  ATN   78-84   Roger Slane
 1980  ATN   81-81   Roger Slane
 1981  ATN   84-78   Rick Field
 1982  ATN   87-75   Rick Field
 1983  ATN  103-59   Rick Field
 1984  TEA   74-88   John Storer
 1985  TEA   75-87   John Storer
 1986  TEA   98-64   John Storer

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