McBride with the Colorado Rockies
May 23, 1985 |
|August 4, 2012 for the Colorado Rockies|
(through 2014 season)
|Runs batted in||17|
He was drafted by the Cleveland Indians in the second round (75th overall) of the 2006 Amateur Draft out of Lehigh University. Although he was drafted as a catcher, he has also spent considerable time at first base and in the outfield. In July 2011, he was traded from Cleveland to the Rockies with Drew Pomeranz, Alex White, and Joe Gardner for Ubaldo Jiménez.
- Topps Eastern League Player of the Month (2010)
- Arizona Fall League All-Prospect Team (2009)
- South Atlantic League Mid-Season All-Star (2007)
- New York-Penn League Mid-Season All-Star (2006)
- "2nd Round of the 2006 MLB June Amateur Draft". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved November 9, 2011.
- "2011 Colorado Rockies Trades and Transactions". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved November 9, 2011.
- "Matt McBride Stats, Bio, Photos, Highlights | Tulsa Drillers Stats". Minorleaguebaseball.com. Retrieved November 9, 2011.