Matthew Gaeta

Founder

Matthew Gaeta is the Player Representative and CEO of Gaeta Sports Management, LLC. In 2016, Matthew exemplified his dedication and commitment to the sports representation industry by becoming one of the youngest individuals to pass the MLBPA General Agent Certification Exam. Matthew’s academic success, knowledge of the MLB/MLBPA Basic Agreement, playing and work-related experience are all components that allow him to effectively relate with current players in helping them reach their goals.

Academic Accomplishments

(New York University- Sports Business Degree/Sports Law Concentration)

  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude (Top 15% in Class), 3.87/4.0 GPA
  • University Honors Scholar/Founders’ Day Award recipient in recognition of being a top-ranking graduate
  • Dean’s List Honoree 6 of 7 semesters (3.7 GPA or higher)

Playing & Business Experience

(I’ve been there and understand)

Baseball Experience
  • Former team member of NYU’s NCAA Baseball Team
  • UAA Academic All-Conference Honoree (4.0 GPA)
  • NYU student-athlete Presidents honor roll Honoree (4.0 GPA)
  • New York Yankees invite to the Area Code Games tryouts
  • 17u USA Baseball National Team Identification Series team-member (a final step in creating the 17u National Team Development Program squad)
  • Invited by Perfect Game (PG) USA to the Northeast Top Prospect Showcase
Injuries
  • Like many athletes that participate in repetitive and physical sports, injuries are inevitable. Matthew’s last injury was an ulnar nerve surgery. The 10 inch scar on his right throwing arm was the final toll in many years of catching.
Work Experience
  • One of the youngest individuals to have passed the MLBPA General Agent Certification Exam
  • Represent players from each level in MiLB (Rookie, Advanced Rookie, Short-Season A, Low-A, High-A, Double-A and Triple-A as well as Spring Training MLB Non-Roster Invitees), Independent (Atlantic League and American Association) and Foreign (Australian, Mexican and Colombian Leagues)