Kevin Mattison CF MIL Feb 01 '13
Marlins sent OF Kevin Mattison outright to Triple-A New Orleans.
Mattison was designated for assignment following the waiver claim of Sam Dyson, but he cleared waivers and will remain in the organization. The 27-year-old has been given an invitation to spring training.
Kevin Mattison CF MIL Jan 30 '13
Marlins designated OF Kevin Mattison for assignment.
The move makes room for the newly-claimed Sam Dyson on the 40-man roster. Mattison, 27, batted .241/.310/.394 with 13 homers and a .704 OPS in 121 games last season at the Triple-A level. He could pass through waivers unclaimed.
Kevin Mattison CF MIL Nov 18 '11
Marlins purchased the contract of OF Kevin Mattison from Double-A Jacksonville.
The speedy Mattison batted .260/.353/.406 with eight homers and 38 steals for Jacksonville this season. He profiles as an extra outfielder, but the Marlins like him enough to protect him from the Rule 5 draft.