Matt Lindstrom #27 - P

Chicago WSox

  • Age: 34
  • DOB: 1980/02/11
  • POB: Rexburg, ID
  • Height: 6-3 Weight: 215lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 7
  • Drafted by NY Mets in 2002 (10th round).
  • Current Status: On roster
Year to date3302260032.1442016311181.704.45
On Pace3402260034.046211731119-4.45

Scouting Report

AssetsHas a great fastball that can at times reach triple digits. Displays the cool mentality needed in the late innings and is a quality strikeout pitcher.
FlawsHis command of his impressive fastball needs to be better for maximum late-inning success. Gets into trouble when he starts walking batters.
Career potentialHard-throwing reliever.

Honours and Awards

2003New York-Penn League (A) - All-Star Team
2003Short Season - All-Star Team (Baseball America)

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/08/12Missed 73 games (left ankle injury).
2014/05/20Left ankle injury, 15-day DL.
2013/10/31Chicago White Sox exercised their contract option for next season.
2013/01/19Signed as a free agent by the Chicago White Sox to a one-year contract.
2012/10/31Arizona Diamondbacks declined their contract option for next season.
2012/08/26Acquired from the Baltimore Orioles.
2012/07/25Missed 4 games (bruised left knee).
2012/07/21Bruised left knee, day-to-day.
2012/06/27Missed 41 games (finger injury).
2012/05/11Finger injury, 15-day DL.
2012/02/06Acquired from the Colorado Rockies.
2011/08/26Missed 15 games (right arm injury).
2011/08/10Right arm injury, 15-day DL.
2011/01/17Re-signed by the Colorado Rockies to a two-year contract.
2010/12/23Acquired from the Houston Astros.
2010/09/01Missed 15 games (back injury).
2010/08/19Back injury, early September.
2010/08/16Missed 4 games (back injury).
2010/08/11Back injury, day-to-day.
2010/06/16Missed 4 games (back injury).
2010/06/11Back injury, day-to-day.
2010/01/19Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2009/12/09Acquired from the Miami Marlins.
2009/08/01Missed 31 games (elbow injury).
2009/06/24Elbow injury, early September.
2009/04/14Missed 1 game (rotator cuff).
2009/04/12Rotator cuff, day-to-day.
2009/04/08Missed 2 games (rotator cuff).
2009/04/06Rotator cuff, day-to-day.
2008/07/05Recalled from Albuquerque (AAA).
2008/06/25Optioned to Albuquerque (AAA).
2008/05/08Missed 5 games (back injury).
2008/05/01Back injury, day-to-day.
2008/03/02Re-signed by the Florida Marlins to a one-year contract.
2007/03/02Re-signed by the Florida Marlins to a one-year contract.
2007/02/22Re-signed by the Florida Marlins to a one-year contract.
2006/11/20Acquired from the New York Mets.
2006/03/07Assigned by the New York Mets to their minor league camp.
2006/03/02Re-signed by the New York Mets to a one-year contract.
2005/03/14Optioned by the New York Mets to their minor league camp.
2005/03/01Re-signed by the New York Mets to a one-year contract.
2004/11/19Contract purchased from St. Lucie (A).


2013/01/19Signed as a free agent by the Chicago White Sox.
2012/08/26Arizona Diamondbacks traded Joe Saunders and cash to the Baltimore Orioles for Matt Lindstrom.
2012/02/06Colorado Rockies traded Jason Hammel and Matt Lindstrom to the Baltimore Orioles for Jeremy Guthrie.
2010/12/23Houston Astros traded Matt Lindstrom to the Colorado Rockies for Wes Musick and Jonnathan Aristil.
2009/12/09Florida Marlins traded Matt Lindstrom to the Houston Astros for Luis Bryan and Robert Bono and a player to be named later (Jorge Jimenez, Dec. 10, 2009).
2006/11/20Florida Marlins traded Jason Vargas and Adam Bostick to the New York Mets for Matt Lindstrom and Henry Owens.
2002/06/04Drafted by the New York Mets in the 10th round in 2002.

Career Stats

2014Chicago WSAL3302260032.1442016311181.704.45
2013Chicago WSAL7602400060.2642321223461.433.12
2012Total Bal/AriMLB4601000047.0451714214401.262.68
2012GCL OriolesR22000002.02110021.004.50
2011Colorado SpringsAAA20000002.04331042.0013.50
2010Corpus ChristiAA11000001.00000010.000.00
2006St. LucieA1101020018.0147527161.172.50
2004St. LucieA14145501079.2834433520501.293.73
2004Capital CityA13123200056.0472620310641.023.21
2003Capital CityA12112300056.2462118233501.392.86


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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