Nathaniel
Matsumura
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0''
Weight: 190
 
Born: August 23, 1939 in Usa
 
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Year Age Tm Lg Salary   vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1961 21 KEN SP    
1962 22 KEN SP    
1963 23 BLA HL    
1964 24 BLA HL $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings    
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 300,000  
Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Most Valuable Player or Rookie of the Year.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS
1961 21 AA   59 199 27 55 9 0 2 15 0 0 27 39 .276 .363 .352 .715 26.7  
    A   16 14 0 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 3 .357 .438 .429 .866 2.5  
1962 22 AAA   76 219 25 54 11 0 2 29 1 0 17 53 .247 .301 .324 .625 21.4  
    AA   50 176 26 57 12 0 1 26 0 0 34 37 .324 .433 .409 .842 32.2  
1963 23 AAA   133 483 76 146 21 0 6 53 1 0 62 116 .302 .382 .383 .765 72.2  
1964 24 BLA HL 115 188 11 49 11 0 0 18 0 0 10 29 .261 .302 .319 .621 18.5 2.1
1 Years Sim 115 188 11 49 11 0 0 18 0 0 10 29 .261 .302 .319 .621 18.5 2.1
2 Years AAA 209 702 101 200 32 0 8 82 2 0 79 169 .285 .360 .365 .725 93.6  
2 Years AA 109 375 53 112 21 0 3 41 0 0 61 76 .299 .401 .379 .780 58.9  
1 Years A 16 14 0 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 3 .357 .438 .429 .866 2.5  
5 Years Minors 334 1091 154 317 54 0 11 124 2 0 142 248 .291 .376 .370 .746 155.1  
162 Game Average 264 15 69 15 0 0 25 0 0 14 40 .261 .302 .319 .621 26.0  
Career Batting Splits     Help
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Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   139 7 33 6 0 0 10 0 0 7 22 .237 .284 .281 .564 10.0
vs LH   49 4 16 5 0 0 8 0 0 3 7 .327 .352 .429 .780 7.0
Home 55 93 5 28 6 0 0 13 0 0 4 15 .301 .323 .366 .689 10.4
Away 60 95 6 21 5 0 0 5 0 0 6 14 .221 .282 .274 .555 6.5
RISP   57 0 14 1 0 0 16 0 0 4 10 .246 .297 .263 .560 4.5
Pinch Hitting   69 4 20 4 0 0 9 0 0 3 13 .290 .333 .348 .681 7.2
Close/Late   36 3 12 4 0 0 5 0 0 0 8 .333 .333 .444 .778 4.6
Mar/Apr 16 23 2 8 4 0 0 5 0 0 1 1 .348 .360 .522 .882 3.8
May 20 34 2 6 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 8 .176 .200 .235 .435 1.1
June 22 42 3 10 1 0 0 4 0 0 3 7 .238 .283 .262 .545 3.2
July 15 27 1 7 1 0 0 4 0 0 3 6 .259 .333 .296 .630 2.8
August 26 34 0 10 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 .294 .351 .324 .675 3.6
Sep/Oct 16 28 3 8 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 .286 .310 .357 .667 2.5
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF RSA RTO RTO% PB DWS
1964 24 BLA HL C 34 32 272.3 178 26 5 0 .976 6.74 72 23 .319 1 1.8
    RF 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    SS 1 0 1.7 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  C 34 32 272.3 178 26 5 0 .976 6.74 72 23 .319 1 1.8
  RF 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  SS 1 0 1.7 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Career Totals   37 32 278.0 179 26 5 0 .976 6.64 72 23 .319 1 1.8
Career Highs   37 32 278.0 179 26 5 0 .976 6.64 72 23 .319 1  
History
Drafted in 6th round, 130th overall pick, by Kendall in 1961
Injured on 7/19/1961 with a Hyper Extended Elbow, out for 1-2 weeks
Injured on 8/20/1961 with a Bruised Finger, out for 4 days
Traded from Kendall to Blackwood on 1/26/1963 (Going to KEN: P Nicholas Brehm, P Robert Rothwell, 3B Pete Wottring. Going to BLA: SS John Leon, C Nathaniel Matsumura, P Timothy Corsi, P Jesse Rother)
Had first career hit (double) on 4/6/1964, off Lucas Betz (SB)