#28 - 1B
.222 in last 9AB
Status On roster
Ht/Wt 6’5’’, 225 lbs
Bats/Throws L / R
Experience 7 years
Debut Sep 12, 2016
Born Mar 29, 1994 (28 yrs) Atlanta, Georgia
Hometown Liburn, Georgia
Drafted Drafted by Oakland in 2012 (1/47).
Drafted from Parkview HS (Lilburn, Ga.)
Acquired Acquired in a trade with Oakland in 2022.
Matt Olson
Transactions & Injuries
Date Description
2022-03-15 Signed by the Atlanta Braves to an eight-year contract extension.
2022-03-14 Acquired from the Oakland Athletics The Atlanta Braves acquired first baseman Matt Olson from the Oakland Athletics for outfielder Cristian Pache, catcher Shea Langeliers, and pitchers Ryan Cusick and Joey Estes.
2021-05-02 Missed 3 games (eye injury).
2021-04-29 Eye injury, day-to-day.
2021-04-15 Missed 1 game (left thumb injury).
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AL Rawlings Gold Glove Award Rawlings Gold Glove Award 2019, 2018
California League (A) All-Star Team All-Star Team 2014