Signed by the Yankees as a minor league free agent on 12/19/13.
Appeared at four levels of the Yankees organization from Single-A to the Majors, combining to go 6-3 with a 1.82 ERA (59.1IP, 12ER, 82K, 10BB) in 51 relief appearances…attended spring training with the Yankees as a non-roster invitee, tossing 2.1 scoreless innings (3G, 4K, 1BB, 1H)…made his season debut on 4/27 with Single-A Tampa and appeared in 4G with the club, recording 10K and 0BB in 5.1 scoreless innings…was promoted to Double-A Trenton on 5/9, going 3-0 with a 1.00 ERA (9.0IP, 1ER) in 10G with the Thunder…was promoted to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on 6/5 and went 2-3 with a 2.54 ERA (39.0IP, 11ER) in 30G with the RailRiders, holding opponents to a .197 batting average (28-for-142)…recorded 53K and only 6BB while pitching with SWB…produced a scoreless streak of 9G and 10.2IP from 7/25-8/16…did not walk a batter in his final 16G with SWB, recording 32K in 22.2IP…was selected to the Major League roster on 9/6 and did not allow a run in his 7 relief appearances with the Yankees (6.0IP, 8K, 0BB)…allowed only 2H in 20AB in the Majors (.100) and did not allow a hit in his final 5G (4.0IP)…made his Yankees debut in 9/6 loss to Boston, tossing a scoreless ninth inning (1.0IP, 1H, 1HP, 2K) and striking out the first batter he faced (Will Middlebrooks)…earned the win on 9/29 at Houston after recording 2K in 2.0 perfect innings…retired 7-of-7 first batters faced… became the 53rd player to appear for the Yankees in 2013, extending the single-season franchise record…entered 9/26 loss with 2 outs in the ninth inning, striking out his only batter faced after relieving Mariano Rivera in his final career appearance.
Did not pitch.
Opened the year with Triple-A Colorado Springs, going 0-2 with a 6.28 ERA in 17 outings before being recalled by the Rockies on 5/20...appeared in seven games before landing on the 15-day disabled list on 6/4 with a right shoulder inflammation, transferred to the 60-day D.L. on 7/3... underwent season-ending arthroscopic surgery in August.
Made the Rockies Opening Day roster for the first time in his career after making 57 appearances with the Rockies in his rookie 2009 campaign...Was optioned to Triple-A when Jeff Francis was reinstated from the disabled list, 5/16...was later placed on the disabled list on 6/16 with right shoulder inflammation...transferred to the 60-day disabled list
8/3...made two rehab appearances at Triple-A before being reinstated from 60-day disabled list on 9/6...Tossed a career-high 2.1 innings 5/28 vs. ARI...in that same outing threw a career-high 40 pitches...Allowed just three of his 13 inherited runners to score this season (23.1 %)...also tallied six holds and finished
four games in his 28 appearances...Began the 2010 season with 7.1 scoreless innings from 4/5-24...allowed just one run in his first 13.2
innings of the season...April was his best month of his career as he went 0-0 in 10 games with a 0.96
ERA (9.1 ip, 1 er) allowing just four hits (.129 average), walking seven and striking out five...Has 73 strikeouts in 74.1 career innings pitched.
In his sixth professional season, Matt made his Major League debut in late April and remained a key part of the Rockies bullpen for the remainder of the season...after taking part in his first Major League Spring Training camp he began the season at Triple-A Colorado Springs...appeared
in 5 games for the Sky Sox before being summoned
to the Majors on 4/22...took the active roster spot of
Franklin Morales after he was placed on the 15-day
disabled list, and the 40-man spot of Taylor
Buccholz after he was transferred to the 60-day
DL...posted a 1.13 ERA (8.0 ip, 1 er) with just one
walk and 15 strikeouts in his 5 appearances for
Colorado Springs...made his Major League debut
on 4/25 vs. LAD by tossing a scoreless inning with
a strikeout...made 3 consecutive scoreless appearances to open his Major League career...took first career loss 5/5 at SD by allowing a game winning RBI
double to Brian Giles in the 10th inning...following the loss he had 4 consecutive scoreless appearances,
including 1.2 ip scoreless outing 5/14 vs. HOU...allowed 3 runs on 2 hits and a walk without recording an
out 5/17 at PIT...was forced to leave that game early after he suffered an ankle injury when he tripped over
a bat tossed aside by home plate umpire Bill Welke while attempting to back up home plate...went on the
15-day DL due the injury on 5/18 and did not return until 6/5...made 2 scoreless rehab appearances for the
Sky Sox, striking out 4 batters over 2.0 innings...made 4 consecutive scoreless appearances following his
return from the DL from 6/5-11, all of which were during the Rockies 11-game winning streak...allowed runs
in 5 of 7 outings from 6/16-7/8 and saw his ERA climb to a season high 5.09 on 7/4...after allowing one run
in the 8th inning during his season-high tying 2.0 inning appearance 7/8 vs. WAS, Daley tossed a scoreless
9th to begin a season best 14.2 scoreless inning streak...the streak was the longest scoreless inning
streak by a Rockies relief pitcher in 2009...during the streak he tossed allowed just 4 hits and 3 walks while
striking out 18 batters...opponents hit just .087 (4-for-46) against him during the streak, and he notched 3
holds and 5 games finished...he tossed 2.0 scoreless innings twice during the streak, and did so in backto-
back games; on 7/12 vs. ATL he allowed only a walk and struck out 3 batters in 2.0 innings of work...in
his next appearance he allowed on hit and one walk in 2.0 innings 7/16 at SD...allowed 2 runs on seasonhigh
4 hits 8/16 at FLA to end the streak...earned first MLB victory 9/9 vs. CIN; allowed one run in the 9th
of that game, but Colorado rallied for two runs in the bottom of the inning to win the game...notched holds
in 4 consecutive games from 9/27-10/2...from the All-Star Break to the end of the season he allowed runs
in just 8 of his 35 appearances...his 35 post-All Star appearances led the Rockies...opponents hit just .231
(43-for-186) against him on the season, which was the 3rd-lowest among Rox relievers that faced at least
150 batters with the club...his 57 apps ranked 10th among NL rookies...his 9.71 strikeouts per 9.0 innings
pitched ratio was 11th-best among NL relief pitchers who tossed at least 50.0 innings...finished tied for the
club lead on the Rockies with 12 holds in his first Major League season.
Began the season at Tulsa, but made just 3 appearances there before being transfered to Colorado Springs...led the Sky Sox in appearances (60) and relief innings (62.1)...went 4-0 with a 2.25 ERA (32.0 ip, 8 er) in 28 appearances at
home, compared to 0-6 with a 5.34 ERA (30.1 ip, 18 er)
in 32 appearances on the road...posted a 3.33 ERA
(48.2 ip, 18 er) in innings seven through nine...lefties
hit .233 (20-for-86) against him and righties hit .247
Pitched the entire season for Double-A Tulsa, going 2-6 with a 3.49 ERA (95.1IP, 37ER)in 43 games (10 starts)...in 33 games as a reliever went 2-3, 2.80 (61.0IP, 19ER).
Combined to go 4-3 with a 3.00 ERA (75.0 IP, 25ER) and 15 saves in 54 games between Single-A Modesto and Double-A Tulsa...led the Modesto club with 51 relief appearances.
Went 8-2 with a 3.99 ERA (79.0IP, 35ER) in 45 relief appearances with Single-A Asheville...tied for the team lead in wins...earned a spot on the SAL midseason All-Star team...allowed 1ER total in his final 11 appearances, covering 17.0IP (0.53 ERA)
In his first professional season, went 2-1 with a 4.75 ERA (30.1IP, 16ER) in 21 games for rookie-level Casper...struck out 30 batters while issuing just 5BB.