American professional baseball infielder with the Cincinnati Reds of Major League Baseball Matthew William Reynolds was born on December 3, 1990. He has previously played for the Kansas City Royals, Washington Nationals, and New York Mets in Major League Baseball.
Reynolds studied at Tulsa, Oklahoma’s Bishop Kelley High School. He played baseball and basketball, and Iowa State, Furman, and Butler were all interested in signing him to play basketball in college.
He ultimately chose to play collegiate baseball with the University of Arkansas’ Arkansas Razorbacks, though. He was the third baseman for Arkansas from 2010 to 2012. During his 150 career games, he hit.275/.382/.413 with 11 home runs and 72 runs batted in.
He played collegiate summer baseball with the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox of the Cape Cod Baseball League in 2011, following his sophomore season.
In the second round of the 2012 Major League Baseball draft, Reynolds was selected by the New York Mets. Following his signing, the Mets switched Reynolds to shortstop.
For the A-level Savannah Sand Gnats of the South Atlantic League, he made his professional debut that year, hitting.259 with three home runs in 42 games.
Reynolds re-joined the New York Mets on December 1, 2021, after signing a minor league deal. He was added to the Major League roster on April 15, 2022, when two other players were placed on the Covid-19 injured list. The Cincinnati Reds picked up Reynolds off waivers on April 24.
What Is Matt Reynolds Nationality?
Matthew William Reynolds is an American infielder for the Cincinnati Reds of Major League Baseball. He is from Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States, a city on the Arkansas River, in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. It’s known for its art deco architecture, mostly in the central Deco District.