The Pittsburgh Pirates reinforced their strength.
The Pirates announced on the 9th (Korean time) that they had acquired Mark Mathias (29) from the Texas Rangers on the condition that they give away a later designated player.
Matthias was recently handed over to the Rangers club and was excluded from the 40-man list. Get a chance at a new team.
Selected by Cleveland in the third round of the 2015 draft, he played in 46 games over two seasons in the major leagues, batting average of 0.256, on-base percentage of 0.307, and slugging average of 0.462.
In 2021, he was sidelined for the entire season due to a torn shoulder joint and labrum.
After returning from injury last season, he played 30 games for the Milwaukee Brewers and Texas Rangers, recording a batting average of 0.247, on-base percentage, 0.319 slugging percentage, 0.506, 6 homers and 20 RBIs. 세븐 토토
In Triple A, he recorded a batting average of 0.322, an on-base percentage of 0.422, a slugging percentage of 0.518, 9 homers, 34 RBIs and 13 stolen bases in 58 games.
As a right-handed hitter, he is a player with the advantage of being able to digest multiple positions.
In the minor leagues, he mainly played second base (339 games) and third base (112 games), but also played shortstop, first baseman, and left fielder. After his big league call-up, he also played center field and right field.
Meanwhile, Pittsburgh moved right-hander Max Crannick to the 60-day disabled list to make room for him on the 40-man roster.