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Doug Mathis | Relief Pitcher

Team: Tampa Bay Rays
Age / DOB:  (31) / 6/7/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 220
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Rays signed RHP Doug Mathis to a minor league contract.
Mathis had been released by the Rangers last week. The 30-year-old reliever will provide depth at Triple-A Durham. Apr 16 - 8:12 AM

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Rangers released RHP Doug Mathis.

Mathis returned to the Rangers' organization with a minor league deal over the winter after spending the previous three years elsewhere, but his tenure didn't last long this time. The 30-year-old will now look to catch on elsewhere.
Apr 11 - 11:25 AM

Rangers signed RHP Doug Mathis to a minor league contract.

The deal does not include a spring training invite. Mathis, now 30, posted a 4.84 ERA in 45 appearances (six starts) with the Rangers between 2008-2010. He hasn't pitched in the majors since.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 10:52:00 AM

Pirates acquired RHP Doug Mathis from the Marlins for a PTBNL or cash.

Pittsburgh's front office has been kept busy today making minor moves to protect the club's pitching staff after the bullpen was depleted in Saturday's blowout loss against Arizona. Mathis posted a 4.84 ERA for the Rangers in stints between 2008-2010. He hasn't reached the majors with a different organization. Mathis, who went 5-8 with a 3.85 ERA over 114 2/3 innings with Triple-A New Orleans this season, has been assigned by the Pirates to Triple-A Indianapolis. He's around to provide organizational depth.
Sun, Aug 18, 2013 03:24:00 PM

Marlins signed RHP Doug Mathis to a minor league contract.

Mathis hasn't appeared in the majors since 2010 and spent 2012 in Japan's Pacific League. The 29-year-old righty is doubtful to make an impact with the Marlins.
Sun, Jan 6, 2013 07:28:00 PM

Doug Mathis has signed with Chiba Lotte of the Japanese Pacific League.

Mathis posted a 4.07 ERA over 19 appearances for Triple-A Pawtucket with the Red Sox this season. He's decided to earn a bigger paycheck overseas.
Fri, Jul 27, 2012 12:35:00 PM

Red Sox signed RHP Doug Mathis to a minor league contract.

Mathis posted a 4.83 ERA over 17 starts at the Triple-A level in 2011 before finishing the year in Korea. He appeared in 13 games for the Rangers in 2010, holding a 6.04 ERA and 10/11 K/BB ratio over 22 1/3 innings. The 28-year-old will function as organizational depth.
Sun, Dec 11, 2011 11:06:00 AM

Athletics signed RHP Doug Mathis to a minor league contract.

Mathis posted a 3.60 ERA and 7.5 K/9 rate over 13 starts for Triple-A Fresno in the Giants organization before being released. He'll offer the A's some depth at Triple-A for a rotation that's been ravaged by injury.
Sat, Jun 18, 2011 02:16:00 PM

Giants signed RHP Doug Mathis to a minor league contract.

Mathis was released by the Indians last week. The 27-year-old right-hander posted a 6.04 ERA and 10/11 K/BB ratio over 22 1/3 innings with the Rangers last season and will likely serve as organizational depth at the Triple-A level.
Wed, Apr 6, 2011 09:45:00 AM

Indians released RHP Doug Mathis.

Mathis signed a minor league contract with the Tribe this spring that carried an invitation to big league spring training, but he wasn't able to land a bullpen spot. He requested and was granted his release Sunday night.
Mon, Mar 28, 2011 12:51:00 PM

Indians signed RHP Doug Mathis to a minor league contract.

He'll also get an invite to major league spring training. Mathis posted a 6.04 ERA and 10/11 K/BB ratio in 22 1/3 innings over four stints with the Rangers last season. The 27-year-old right-hander didn't fare much better in the minors, compiling a 5.66 ERA and 54/31 K/BB ratio over 89 innings with Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Wed, Jan 5, 2011 11:42:00 AM

Rangers sent RHP Doug Mathis outright to Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Mathis posted a 6.04 ERA in his 22 1/3 innings for Texas this season and wasn't much better at Triple-A Oklahoma City with a 5.66 mark over 89 frames.
Fri, Nov 5, 2010 04:50:00 PM

Rangers recalled RHP Doug Mathis from Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Mathis, 27, has spent most of the season in the minors, but has a 6.07 ERA and 1.84 WHIP in 13 relief appearances with the Rangers. He'll be an extra arm for the final week.
Tue, Sep 28, 2010 04:46:00 PM

Rangers optioned RHP Doug Mathis to Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Mathis, 27, has posted a 6.07 ERA and a 1.84 WHIP in a few different stints with the Rangers this year. He'll be recalled in an emergency.
Sat, Jul 31, 2010 06:05:00 PM

Rangers recalled RHP Doug Mathis from Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Mathis is 1-1 with a 6.98 ERA in 10 relief appearances for the Rangers this season. The 27-year-old right-hander was 4-4 with a 4.68 ERA in nine starts and two relief appearances with Triple-A Oklahoma City. He'll contribute in middle relief.
Tue, Jul 20, 2010 05:43:00 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Rene Rivera
2Curt Casali
3Justin O'Conner
4Bobby Wilson
1B1James Loney
2B1Ben Zobrist
2Logan Forsythe
3Ryan Brett
4Eugenio Velez
SS1Yunel Escobar
2Nick Franklin
3B1Evan Longoria
LF1Kevin Kiermaier
2Corey Brown
CF1Desmond Jennings
2Mikie Mahtook
RF1Steven Souza
2Brandon Guyer
DH1David DeJesus
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Alex Cobb
2Matt Moore
3Chris Archer
4Jake Odorizzi
5Drew Smyly
6Alex Colome
7Nate Karns
8Matt Andriese
9Grayson Garvin
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Jake McGee
2Ernesto Frieri
3Brad Boxberger
4Grant Balfour
5Kevin Jepsen
6Kirby Yates
7Jeff Beliveau
8Steve Geltz
9Jose Dominguez
10C.J. Riefenhauser
11Brandon Gomes