Matt Wieters

#32, C, Baltimore
Matt Wieters
  • Height:
    6-5
  • Weight:
    240
  • Bats:
    S
  • Throws:
    R
  • Born:
    May 21, 1986
  • Birth Place:
    Charleston, South Carolina
  • College:
    Georgia Tech
  • Draft:
    2007 1ˢᵗ round (5ᵗʰ pick) by the Baltimore Orioles


Player Notes
Matt Wieters (elbow) will catch 4-5 innings in an extended spring training game on Monday.

Advice: Wieters was behind the plate Friday as well. The 28-year-old is working his way back from Tommy John surgery. In addition to being one of the better defensive catchers in baseball, Wieters is an above average power hitter when healthy. Caleb Joseph will return to backup duty when Wieters returns sometime in May. Unless he signs an extension, Wieters will hit free agency this winter.

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Matt Wieters (elbow) will catch 2-3 innings in an extended spring training game on Friday.

Advice: It will be the first time he's been allowed to throw at 100 percent effort since he was shut down last month with tendinitis in his surgically-repaired right elbow. The Orioles figure to slowly build up Wieters in game action, so it's not clear when he'll be ready for an official rehab assignment. He had been hoping for a return on May 1, but that's looking unlikely at this point.

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Next Game

Home Score Away

Monday, April 27

Head-to-head vs. Chi White Sox

Head-to-head vs. Chi White Sox
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Career vs. CWS 31 110 12 23 6 0 4 17 9 30 0 0 .209 .267 .373 .639
Last game vs. CWS 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
Career vs. Héctor Noesí 7 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .429 .429 .429 .857
Career Stats
Batting
Batting
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
2009 Bal 96 354 35 102 15 1 9 43 28 86 0 0 .288 .340 .412 .753
2010 Bal 130 446 37 111 22 1 11 55 47 94 0 1 .249 .319 .377 .695
2011 Bal 139 500 72 131 28 0 22 68 48 84 1 0 .262 .328 .450 .778
2012 Bal 144 526 67 131 27 1 23 83 60 112 3 0 .249 .329 .435 .764
2013 Bal 148 523 59 123 29 0 22 79 43 104 2 0 .235 .287 .417 .704
2014 Bal 26 104 13 32 5 0 5 18 6 19 0 1 .308 .339 .500 .839
Totals 683 2453 283 630 126 3 92 346 232 499 6 2 .257 .320 .423 .743
Fielding
Fielding
Year Team G POS GS INN PO TC A E DP FPCT
2009 Bal 86 C 84 738 489 529 35 5 12 .991
2010 Bal 126 C 121 1060 775 831 51 5 10 .994
2011 Bal 132 C 129 1150 855 930 70 5 14 .995
2011 Bal 1 1B 1 8 4 4 0 0 2 1.000
2012 Bal 134 C 132 1188 994 1056 52 10 7 .991
2013 Bal 140 C 134 1201 1021 1082 58 3 6 .997
2014 Bal 22 C 22 194 169 175 5 1 0 .994
Totals 641 C 623 5541 4307 4607 271 29 51 .994