Matt Palmer

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Matt Palmer MLB Career Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
13-7 4.56 185.1 98 1.48

Matt Palmer Bio

  • Full Name: Jonathan Matthew Palmer
  • Born: 3/21/1979 in Memphis, TN
  • Draft: 2002, San Francisco Giants, 31st rd. (937th overall)
  • College: Missouri State
  • Debut: 8/16/2008
  • Last Game: 5/26/2012
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
MLB Career Stats 13 7 4.56 63 20 0 185.1 98 1.48

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Matt Palmer Stats

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Matt Palmer Advanced Stats

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Matt Palmer Statcast Events

Awards

Matt Palmer Awards

PCL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
07/23/2006 Fresno PCL
05/12/2008 Fresno PCL
05/31/2011 Salt Lake PCL

Matt Palmer Leaderboards

Wins

Season W Rank
2009 11 22nd in AL

Complete Games

Season CG Rank
2009 1 17th in AL

Matt Palmer Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
August 17, 2014 Tacoma Rainiers released RHP Matt Palmer.
August 3, 2014 Tacoma Rainiers activated RHP Matt Palmer from the 7-day disabled list.
July 27, 2014 Tacoma Rainiers placed RHP Matt Palmer on the 7-day disabled list.
June 20, 2014 Tacoma Rainiers activated RHP Matt Palmer from the 7-day disabled list.
June 11, 2014 Tacoma Rainiers placed RHP Matt Palmer on the 7-day disabled list.
April 3, 2014 Tacoma Rainiers activated RHP Matt Palmer from the 7-day disabled list.
April 3, 2014 Tacoma Rainiers placed RHP Matt Palmer on the 7-day disabled list.
December 14, 2013 RHP Matt Palmer assigned to Tacoma Rainiers.
December 13, 2013 Seattle Mariners signed free agent RHP Matt Palmer to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
November 4, 2013 RHP Matt Palmer elected free agency.
April 28, 2013 RHP Matt Palmer assigned to Albuquerque Isotopes.
December 18, 2012 Los Angeles Dodgers signed free agent RHP Matt Palmer to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
October 10, 2012 RHP Matt Palmer elected free agency.
June 8, 2012 San Diego Padres sent RHP Matt Palmer outright to Tucson Padres.
June 4, 2012 San Diego Padres designated Matt Palmer for assignment.
May 20, 2012 San Diego Padres selected the contract of RHP Matt Palmer from Tucson Padres.
April 3, 2012 Matt Palmer assigned to Tucson Padres.
November 30, 2011 San Diego Padres signed free agent RHP Matt Palmer to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
September 29, 2011 RHP Matt Palmer elected free agency.
September 1, 2011 Los Angeles Angels sent Matt Palmer outright to Salt Lake Bees.
May 13, 2011 Salt Lake Bees activated RHP Matt Palmer from the 7-day disabled list.
May 8, 2011 Salt Lake Bees placed RHP Matt Palmer on the 7-day disabled list.
April 28, 2011 Los Angeles Angels optioned RHP Matt Palmer to Salt Lake Bees.
April 9, 2011 Los Angeles Angels recalled Matt Palmer from Salt Lake Bees.
March 29, 2011 Los Angeles Angels optioned Matt Palmer to Salt Lake Bees.
September 7, 2010 Los Angeles Angels recalled Matt Palmer from Salt Lake Bees.
July 26, 2010 Los Angeles Angels optioned Matt Palmer to Salt Lake Bees.
July 17, 2010 AZL Angels sent RHP Matt Palmer on a rehab assignment to Salt Lake Bees.
June 21, 2010 Matt Palmer assigned to AZL Angels.
May 7, 2010 Los Angeles Angels optioned Matt Palmer to Salt Lake Bees.
April 23, 2009 Los Angeles Angels selected the contract of Matt Palmer from Salt Lake Bees.

Jonathan Matthew Palmer Bio Info

Jonathan Matthew Palmer…resides in Gilbert, Ariz., with , Michelle, and three children…attended Caruthersville HS (MO), Three Rivers (MO) Community College and Missouri State University…originally selected by the San Francisco Giants in 31st round of 2002 Jue Draft…signed by Giants' scout Todd Thomas.

2013

Spent the entire season with AAA Albuquerque in the Dodgers organization going 6-8 with a 3.84 ERA (57 ER, 133.2 IP) with 131 strikeouts in 25 games (22 starts)…was the first time since 2007 that he spent the entire season in the minors with no appearances with the Major League club…he won five of his first eight decisions before losing five of his final six…posted a 3.40 ERA (38 ER, 100.2 IP) from June until the end of the season after posting a 5.18 ERA (19 ER, 33.0 IP) in his first seven starts…was 1-2 with a 4.82 ERA (10 ER, 18.2 IP) in five games (four starts) with Navegantes del Magallanes in the Venezuelan Winter League.

2012

Pitched primarily with AAA Tucson in 21 games (20 starts)…in May went 3-0 with a 2.00 ERA (4 ER, 18.0 IP) with 11 strikeouts in three starts…appeared in three games with San Diego including two scoreless outings.

2011 Spent the majority of the season pitching for Triple-A Salt Lake, also making three Major League starts for LAA...Grabbed a win in his second Big League start, working 6.0 innings of one-run ball 4/19 at TEX...Factored in the decision in 20 of his 24 minor league starts, going 9-11...Combined to work 152.2 innings between Salt Lake and LAA, his heaviest work load since 2008 and the fourth-most innings pitched in his 10-year career. 2010 Made first career Opening Day roster...Finished season 1-2 with a 4.54 ERA (33.2 IP - 17 ER) in 14 appearances (one start) with Angels...Allowed 38 hits (1 HR) while walking 20 and striking out 17...Tossed 4.1 innings on April 22 vs. Detroit, marking longest relief outing of career and longest outing of the season by an Angels reliever...Posted a 6.26 ERA (23.0 IP - 16 ER) over his first nine appearances of the season before being placed on the DL, May 6... Missed 76 games (May 6-July 26) with an acute sprain of the right sternoclavicular joint...Was reinstated from disabled list and optioned to Salt Lake, July 26...Went 2-3 with a 2.72 ERA (46.1 IP - 14 ER) in 13 appearances (seven starts) with the Bees...Was recalled by Angels, Sept. 6 and registered a 0.84 ERA (10.2 IP - 1 ER) in final five appearances. 2009 Began season at triple-A Salt Lake where he posted a 1-1 record with an 11.74 ERA (7.2 IP - 10 ER) in two starts...Had contract selected by Angels, April 23...Finished season 11-2 with a 3.93 ERA (121.1 IP - 53 ER) with a complete game in 40 appearances, 13 starts...Allowed 105 hits (12 HR), walked 55 and struck out 69... Was 9-1 with a 4.66 ERA (75.1 IP - 39 ER) as a starter...Recorded first big league win in Angels debut, April 23 vs. Detroit (6 IP, 6 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 1 BB, 3 SO,1 HR)...With sixth consecutive victory, June 12 vs. San Diego, joined Jered Weaver as only Halos in club history to start Angels career with six straight wins...Became the first rookie in Major League history over the age of 30 to start a season with six consecutive wins, all as a starter...Also became just the fifth pitcher in Angel history to start a season 6-0...Teammates J. Saunders and E. Santana were the third and fourth players to join that group (both in 2008)...Made first relief appearance, July 1 at Texas (2 IP, 1 BB, 2 SO)...Made spot starts July 25 vs. Minnesota and September 30 vs. Texas...Held right-handed batters to a .196 average. 2008 In 2008, spent majority of season at triple-A Fresno (Giants affiliate)...Led Pacific Coast League with 143 strikeouts and ranked seventh in ERA and fifth in walks (72)...Named PCL Player of Week, May 5-11, 2008... Made Major League debut, Aug. 16, 2008 vs. Atlanta...Made three starts with San Francisco, posting an 0-2 record with an 8.53 ERA (12.2 IP - 12 ER). 2007 In 2007, posted an 11-8 record with one complete game and a 4.32 ERA (150 IP - 72 ER) in 29 appearances, 25 starts, at Fresno...Allowed 155 hits (17 HR), walked 51 and struck out 98...Appeared in one start at double-A Connecticut. 2006 Was impressive following conversion to full-time starter, combining for 11-7 mark and 2.93 ERA (50er, 153.1ip) in 30 games (24 starts) between double-A Connecticut and triple- A Fresno...opened year with Defenders, going 5-3 with 1.30 ERA in 15 outings (9 starts)...was tabbed as club's Pitcher of Month for June...earned mid-summer promotion and acquitted himself well during 1st Pacific Coast League exposure, posting 6-4 mark with 4.05 ERA in 15 opening assignments...made 7 starts for Scottsdale Scorpions in Arizona Fall League, going 0-1 with 4.29 ERA (10er, 21.0ip 2005 Was limited by injuries to just 11 appearances (2 starts) at double-A Norwich...pitched well in limited action, logging 2.67 ERA. 2004 Spent 1st full year at double-A level, going 4-7 with 8 saves and 3.06 ERA in 42 outings (5 starts) with Norwich. 2003 Earned South Atlantic League Rolaids Relief Man of Year Award after dominating campaign as closer for single- A Hagerstown...captured monthly Rolaids honors in May, July and August...All-Star was perfect 5-0 with 25 saves and 1.20 ERA in 44 relief outings, while holding opposition to microscopic .121 avg. against (21-for-174)...was promoted to Norwich, where he made 5 late-season appearances. 2002 Opened professional career in sterling fashion, forging 3-2 record and 1.84 ERA in 16 games (9 starts) for rookie-level Salem-Keizer.