Matt Downs

#163B,
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 185
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born:
College: Alabama
Birth Place: Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Draft: 2006 36th round by the
  • Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia

    Best of MLB: Red Sox's Sale reaches 300 Ks; Marlins' Stanton hits 56th HR

    Chris Sale was at his very best -- right down to his momentous last pitch -- in another meaningful victory for the Boston Red Sox. Sale struck out 13 to become the first AL pitcher in 18 years to reach the 300 mark, and Boston moved to the brink of clinching a playoff berth by beating the Baltimore Orioles 9-0 on Wednesday night. Sale (17-7) reached the milestone on his 111th and final pitch, a called third strike against Ryan Flaherty to end the eighth inning.

  • LAST CHANCE: Your Honda Keys Can Unlock a Seat Upgrade this Weekend
    SNY

    LAST CHANCE: Your Honda Keys Can Unlock a Seat Upgrade this Weekend

    This weekend is your last chance to win access to some of the best seats in Citi field, along with free food and beverage - and all it takes are the keys to your Honda. Saturday & Sunday at Citi Field, a few lucky fans will have their seats upgraded to the Honda Clubhouse, located in right field at field level. They will enjoy an unparalleled view of the game from their own corner of Citi Field and unlimited food and beverage. So how do you enter? It's simple. Just snap a pic of your (or your friend's! Or your dad's! Or your chiropractor's! Whoever's!) Honda keys during the game, post it to your Instagram or Twitter, hashtagging #keystotheclubhouse, and you and a friend could be selected for

  • Jacob deGrom's start pushed back due to nausea/upset stomach
    SNY

    Jacob deGrom's start pushed back due to nausea/upset stomach

    The Mets have two veteran infielders who are having good second halves -- Jose Reyes and Asdrubal Cabrera. With the way the roster is currently constructed, one of them will probably find himself with the team next year, possibly even with a starting role. Which one has the better case? Asdrubal Cabrera