Who Is Matt Chapman | Biography
Matt Chapman is an American is an American professional baseball third baseman for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball (MLB). In 2018 he won a Fielding Bible Award, Gold Glove Award, and Wilson Defensive Player of the Year Award.
10 Quick Facts About Matt Chapman
- Name: Matt Chapman
- Age: 28
- Birthday: April 28
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Height: 1.83 m
- Nationality: American
- Occupation: Basketball player
- Marital Status: Married
- Salary: $580,000
- Net worth: $6.22 million
How Old Is Matt Chapman | Age
Chapman was born as Matt James Chapman on April 28, 1993, Victorville, California, United States of America.
Chapman Family | High School | Education
Chapman is the son of Jim Chapman his father and Lisa his mother. He has a younger sister named Haley. There is no record of whether he has a brother or not. Chapman attended El Toro High School in Lake Forest, California. In 2011, as a senior, he batted .422. Undrafted out of high school in the 2011 MLB draft, he enrolled at California State University, Fullerton where he played college baseball for the Cal State Fullerton Titans. In 2014, his junior year, he slashed .312/.412/.498 with six home runs and 48 RBIs in 54 games. After the season, the Oakland Athletics selected Chapman in the first round of the 2014 MLB draft.
Matt Chapman Wife | Girlfriend
Chapman has a girlfriend by Taylor Coopman, a graduated from Arizona State with a BS in psychology in 2014. She is a personal trainer for Equinox.
Matt Chapman A’s
Chapman is an all-world defender at the hot corner, and he takes home his second straight Defensive Player of the Year Award. Last year, he was also the overall Defensive Player of the Year. The 26-year-old led all third basemen with 18 Defensive Runs Saved this season.
Matt Chapman Oakland Athletics
Chapman was elevated to the Athletics on June 15, 2017, to make his significant association debut that night. In 49 games for Stockton preceding his advancement, he was batting .257 with 16 grand slams and 30 RBIs. On June 16, Chapman had his first significant alliance hit and gathered 3 RBIs (counting the thumbs up to run) against the New York Yankees. On September 6, Chapman was tossed out of a game by umpire Mike Everitt for contending with Los Angeles Angels catcher Juan Graterol. Chapman protested Graterol gazing at the Oakland players, and Graterol felt that the Athletics were attempting to take signs. He spent the rest of the period with Oakland after his June 15 call-up, batting .234 with 14 grand slams and 40 RBIs in 84 games.
Chapman was put on the handicapped rundown on June 16, 2018, with a wounded right thumb and initiated on July 3. Chapman completed his 2018 crusade batting .278 with 24 grand slams and 68 RBIs, offering strong baserunning and incredible resistance also. He experienced ulnar sided sesamoid bone extraction medical procedure on the thumb on October 16 in Los Angeles. On October 29, Chapman got a Fielding Bible Award. On November 4, Chapman got a Rawlings Gold Glove Award just as winning the Rawlings Platinum Glove Award with his previous secondary school colleague Nolan Arenado. He likewise won the fan vote in favor of the Platinum Glove Award. On December 14, 2018, Chapman experienced left shoulder medical procedures.
Matt Chapman Gold Gloves | Platinum Gloves
Third baseman Chapman and first baseman Matt Olson both won their second straight Gold Gloves, as well as their second straight Fielding Bibles. They are unquestionably the best 3B and 1B defenders in the sport right now.
However, there are two more major defensive awards on the docket. Next up is the Wilson Defensive Player of the Year, which Chapman won last year, and it will be announced tonight (Wed). But after that comes the Platinum Glove, and what sets that one apart is that you and I can actually have a say in it Rawlings decides this top award based on a fan vote, with one each for the AL and NL.
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Matt Chapman Contract | Salary
Chapman signed a 1 year / $580,000 contract with the Oakland Athletics, including $580,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $580,000. In, Chapman will earn a base salary of, a signing bonus of, a roster bonus of, a signing bonus of, a restructure bonus of, a workout bonus of and an incentive bonus of while carrying a total salary of and a dead cap value of.
Matt Chapman Stats
Year Team GP AB R H RBI BB SO HR Avg
2019 Athletics 156 583 102 145 91 73 147 36 .249
2018 Athletics 145 547 100 152 68 58 146 24 .278
2017 Athletics 84 290 39 68 40 32 92 14 .234
Career 385 1,420 241 365 199 163 385 74 .257
Matt Chapman Height | Weight
Chapman stands at an approximated height of 6.00 feet
Chapman Net Worth
Chapman as an American professional baseball third baseman for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball has an estimated net worth of at least $ 6.22 million dollars.
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