MLB outfielder who played for five main league groups in his 15-calendar year career. He performed baseball as a kid in the San Fernando Valley region before getting drafted with the SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA Giants. He helped the Philadelphia Phillies earn the 1983 Country wide Group pennant. His kid Gary Matthews Jr. also performed Major League Football for quite some time. He performed for the SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA Giants in 1972 alongside Hall of Popularity outfielder Willie Mays.