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Matt Szczur

Matt Szczur 41 CF

Chicago Cubs

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Matthew Szczur
  • Age: 26 (July 20, 1989)
  • Birthplace: Cape May, NJ
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 0" Wt: 200
  • Draft: Round 5 (2010, CHC)
  • MLB Debut: 08/17/2014
  • School: Villanova
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Matt Szczur Stats Summary

Matt Szczur Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
August 26, 2015 Chicago Cubs recalled Matt Szczur from Iowa Cubs.
August 10, 2015 Chicago Cubs optioned CF Matt Szczur to Iowa Cubs.
August 8, 2015 Chicago Cubs recalled Matt Szczur from Iowa Cubs.
August 7, 2015 Chicago Cubs optioned CF Matt Szczur to Iowa Cubs.
August 3, 2015 Chicago Cubs recalled Matt Szczur from Iowa Cubs.
July 5, 2015 Chicago Cubs optioned CF Matt Szczur to Iowa Cubs.
June 22, 2015 Chicago Cubs recalled Matt Szczur from Iowa Cubs.
June 7, 2015 Chicago Cubs optioned CF Matt Szczur to Iowa Cubs.
June 2, 2015 Chicago Cubs recalled Matt Szczur from Iowa Cubs.
May 16, 2015 Chicago Cubs optioned CF Matt Szczur to Iowa Cubs.
May 6, 2015 Chicago Cubs recalled Matt Szczur from Iowa Cubs.
April 19, 2015 Chicago Cubs optioned CF Matt Szczur to Iowa Cubs.
August 17, 2014 Chicago Cubs recalled Matt Szczur from Iowa Cubs.
March 27, 2014 OF Matt Szczur assigned to Chicago Cubs.
March 12, 2014 Chicago Cubs optioned CF Matt Szczur to Iowa Cubs.
September 30, 2013 Chicago Cubs recalled Matt Szczur from Tennessee Smokies.
July 16, 2013 OF Matt Szczur assigned to SOU North Division All-Stars.
March 8, 2013 Chicago Cubs optioned Matt Szczur to Tennessee Smokies.
October 4, 2012 Chicago Cubs recalled Matt Szczur from Tennessee Smokies.
July 27, 2012 Matt Szczur assigned to Tennessee Smokies from Daytona Cubs.
April 3, 2012 Matt Szczur assigned to Daytona Cubs from Tennessee Smokies.
March 15, 2012 Chicago Cubs optioned Matt Szczur to Tennessee Smokies.
November 18, 2011 Chicago Cubs selected the contract of Matt Szczur from Daytona Cubs.
July 9, 2011 Matt Szczur assigned to Daytona Cubs from Peoria Chiefs.
May 17, 2011 Matt Szczur roster status changed by Peoria Chiefs.
May 13, 2011 Peoria Chiefs placed OF Matt Szczur on the temporarily inactive list.
April 4, 2011 OF Matt Szczur assigned to Peoria Chiefs from Chicago Cubs.
March 18, 2011 Peoria Chiefs released OF Matt Szczur.
March 13, 2011 OF Matt Szczur assigned to Chicago Cubs.
October 6, 2010 Peoria Chiefs activated OF Matt Szczur from the temporarily inactive list.
August 3, 2010 Peoria Chiefs placed OF Matt Szczur on the temporarily inactive list.
July 28, 2010 OF Matt Szczur assigned to Peoria Chiefs from Boise Hawks.
July 8, 2010 Matt Szczur assigned to Boise Hawks from AZL Cubs.
July 7, 2010 OF Matt Szczur assigned to AZL Cubs from Chicago Cubs.
July 6, 2010 Matt Szczur assigned to Chicago Cubs.
July 2, 2010 Chicago Cubs signed OF Matt Szczur.
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Matt Szczur Awards and Honors

Matt Szczur  41 CF

Matt Szczur
  • Full Name: Matthew Szczur
  • Born: July 20, 1989
  • Age: 26
  • Birthplace: Cape May, NJ
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 200
  • Draft: Round 5 (2010, CHC)
  • School: Villanova
  • MLB Debut: 08/17/2014

Selected by the Chicago Cubs out of Villanova University in the fifth round of the June 2010 First-Year Player Draft. ... Ranked as the Cubs' No. 10 prospect by MLB.com entering the 2013 season. ... Enjoyed a two-sport career at Villanova in football and baseball. ... In 2010, he was VU's first .400 hitter since 1997, batting .443 while earning First Team All-Big East honors. ... Made national news when he donated peripheral blood cells to a young leukemia patient who had a 1-in-80,000 change of finding a match. ... On the football field, Szczur led the Wildcats to the 2009 Division I Football Championship Series National Title in 2009 and was named MVP of the Championship game with 270 all-purpose yards and a career-high 159 rushing yards. ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 38th round of the June 2007 Draft, but did not sign.