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.
Olson played in 59 games with the Athletics in 2017. He had 49 hits and a .259 batting average.