Matt Stites #37 - P


  • Age: 24
  • DOB: 1990/05/28
  • POB: Festus, MO
  • Height: 5-11 Weight: 195lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/R
  • MLB Seasons: 0
  • Drafted by San Diego in 2011 (17th round).
  • Current Status: On roster
Year to date2600000024.2221513411221.344.74
On Pace3200000030.027181651327-4.74

Scouting Report

AssetsA power pitcher with a short, deceiving delivery, he generates good heat from his fastball and also throws a wicked slider. Generally throws strikes.
FlawsDoesn't get a lot of extension in his delivery, so injuries are a concern for down the road. Also, he needs to improve his changeup for MLB hitters.
Career potentialTalented reliever with upside.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/06/19Contract purchased from Reno (AAA).
2014/03/09Assigned by the Arizona Diamondbacks to their minor league camp.
2014/01/08Invited to spring training by the Arizona Diamondbacks.
2013/07/31Acquired from the San Diego Padres.
2013/03/16Assigned by the San Diego Padres to their minor league camp.
2011/06/11Signed by the San Diego Padres.


2013/07/31Arizona Diamondbacks traded Ian Kennedy to the San Diego Padres for Joe Thatcher, Matt Stites and a 2014 Competitive Balance Round B selection.
2011/06/06Drafted by the San Diego Padres in the 17th round (533rd overall) in 2011.

Career Stats

2013San AntonioAA46022140052.037161268510.872.08
2012Fort WayneA42020130048.2257443600.580.74
2011AZL PadresR20000002.00000030.000.00


GP - games played
GS - games started
W - wins
L - losses
SV - saves
CG - complete games
SHO - shutouts
IP - innings pitched
H - hits
R - runs
ER - earned runs
HR - homeruns
BB - walks or base on balls
K - strikouts
WHIP - walks and hits per inning pitched
ERA - earned runs avverage

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