Matt Childers

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Matt Childers
Born: (1978-12-03) December 3, 1978 (age 40)
Douglas, Georgia
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 3, 2002, for the Milwaukee Brewers
Last MLB appearance
May 28, 2005, for the Atlanta Braves
MLB statistics
Earned run average9.69

Matthew Wilkie Childers (born December 3, 1978) is an American former Major League Baseball pitcher.


He has made a total of 11 appearances in Major League Baseball games: eight with the Milwaukee Brewers in 2002 and three with the Atlanta Braves in 2005.[1]

Childers spent the 2007 season with the Phillies' Triple-A affiliate, the Ottawa Lynx of the International League.[2] He was re-signed by the Phillies on December 7, 2007.[3] In 2008, he played for the Phillies' Triple-A affiliate, the Lehigh Valley IronPigs becoming a free agent at the end of the season. In December 2008, he signed with the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles in Japan.


He is the brother of Jason Childers.


  1. ^ "Matt Childers". Major League Baseball. Retrieved 2007-02-07.
  2. ^ "Matt Childers Statistics". The Baseball Cube. Retrieved 2007-12-14.
  3. ^ "Philadelphia Phillies Transactions". Major League Baseball. Retrieved 2007-12-14.

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