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Matt Sauer

Matt Sauer

Age
19
Birthday
January 21, 1999
Height
6'4"
Weight
195
Bat
R
Throw
R
Class
2017 Draft
Acquired
Draft
Signing Date
6/24/2017
Rule 5 Year
2021
Free Agent Yr
2024
MLB 40 Man
No
Nationality
usa United States
Position
Right-Handed Pitcher
ETA
2022

New York Yankees Vice President of Domestic Amateur Scouting, Damon Oppenheimer, Selected Matt Sauer with the 54th overall selection in the 2017 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.

Sauer is an 18-year old right-handed pitcher out of Ernest Righetti High School in Santa Maria, California.

2017

In his first professional season, Sauer debuted with the Gulf Coast Yankees (Rookie) and went 0-2 with a 5.40 ERA over six starts. He tossed 11.2 innings, walked eight and struck out 12. Hitters batted .271 against him.