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Matt Kinney

Matt Kinney 39 P

Fresno Grizzlies

  • Status: Inactive
  • Full Name: Matthew John Kinney
  • Age: 40 (December 16, 1976)
  • Birthplace: Bangor, ME
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 5" Wt: 230
  • Draft: Round 6 (1995, BOS)
  • MLB Debut: 08/18/2000
  • School: Bangor, ME
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Matt Kinney Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
November 6, 2010 RHP Matt Kinney elected free agency.
September 27, 2010 Fresno Grizzlies activated RHP Matt Kinney from the restricted list.
August 24, 2010 Fresno Grizzlies placed RHP Matt Kinney on the restricted list.
June 13, 2010 Fresno Grizzlies placed RHP Matt Kinney on the 7-day disabled list.
June 6, 2010 RHP Matt Kinney assigned to Fresno Grizzlies from Giants Extended Spring Training.
June 2, 2010 Matt Kinney assigned to Giants Extended Spring Training from Fresno Grizzlies.
May 10, 2010 Matt Kinney roster status changed by Fresno Grizzlies.
April 20, 2010 Fresno Grizzlies placed RHP Matt Kinney on the temporarily inactive list.
April 12, 2010 RHP Matt Kinney assigned to Fresno Grizzlies from San Francisco Giants.
March 1, 2010 San Francisco Giants signed free agent RHP Matt Kinney to a minor league contract.
November 9, 2009 RHP Matt Kinney elected free agency.
August 22, 2009 Fresno Grizzlies activated RHP Matt Kinney.
August 18, 2009 Fresno Grizzlies placed RHP Matt Kinney on the reserve list.
June 2, 2009 RHP Matt Kinney assigned to Fresno Grizzlies from Salem-Keizer Volcanoes.
May 30, 2009 Matt Kinney assigned to Salem-Keizer Volcanoes from Fresno Grizzlies.
May 16, 2009 Matt Kinney assigned to Fresno Grizzlies from Salem-Keizer Volcanoes.
May 12, 2009 Matt Kinney assigned to Salem-Keizer Volcanoes from Fresno Grizzlies.
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Matt Kinney Awards and Honors

Matt Kinney  39 P

Matt Kinney
  • Full Name: Matthew John Kinney
  • Born: December 16, 1976
  • Age: 40
  • Birthplace: Bangor, ME
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 230
  • Draft: Round 6 (1995, BOS)
  • School: Bangor, ME
  • MLB Debut: 08/18/2000
Drafted by the Red Sox in the sixth round of the 1995 First Year Player Draft... graduated from Bangor (ME) High School in 1995... played baseball, basketball, football and golf... was member of Bangor West State All-Star championship team in 1989... little league coach was novelist Stephen King... owns 17-27 lifetime Major League ledger with 5.27 ERA over 98 games (57 starts) with Minnesota (2000, '02), Milwaukee (2003-04) and Kansas City (2004)... Kinney made his MLB debut on Aug. 12, 2000 with the Minnesota Twins, going 2-2 with a 5.10 ERA in 8 starts... went 2-7, 4.64 ERA with the Minnesota Twins in 2002... went 13-17 with the Milwaukee Brewers in 2003 and 2004... designated for assignment by the Brewers on Aug. 6, 2004... claimed off waivers by the Kansas City Royals... signed with the Saitama Seibu Lions in 2008... resigned with the Giants in 2009... gave up Barry Bonds' 660th career home run on April 12, 2004, tying Bonds with his godfather, Willie Mays... received a 50-game suspension after testing positive for an amphetamine, a performance-enhancing substance, on Aug. 24, 2010 while on the DL with Triple-A Fresno of the Pacific Coast League.