Matt Olson, Infield, Oakland Athletics, #28


Date of Birth: 3/29/1994
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia

Matt Olson, infielder for the Oakland Athletics, was drafted by the Athletics in 2012. He played in the Athletics' minor league system from 2012 through most of 2016.

Olson joined the Athletics for 11 games in 2016. He batted just .095 with 2 hits. He spent the rest of the season in the minors, batting .235 in 131 games.

Batting statistics for Olson as a minor league player from 2012 through 2016 include:

  • 586 games played
  • 520 hits
  • 150 doubles
  • 103 home runs
  • 370 RBIs
  • 606 strikeouts to 384 walks
  • .246 batting average

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - Matt Olson
MiLB - Matt Olson