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Matt Lawton
Matthew (III) Lawton

Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 5' 9", Weight 180 lb.
School Mississippi Gulf Coast JC

MLB Debut September 5, 1995
Born November 3, 1971 in Gulfport, MS

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
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 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1995 23 MNA AL   32   63   17   25   5   2   1    7   3   1    6   10  .397  .486  .587 1.074   37   0   0   1   5   0  
 1996 24 MNA AL   37   92   10   23   3   0   0    4   4   1   11   13  .250  .337  .283  .619   26   1   0   0   1   2  
 1997 25 MNA AL  145  487   80  139  28   5  19   73   6   0   68   75  .285  .381  .480  .861  234   0   3   1   9  12  
 1998 26 MNA AL  154  563   82  142  33   3  23   84  29   4   68   61  .252  .355  .444  .799  250   0   1   5  22  17  
 1999 27 MNA AL   99  353   47   84  11   0   6   40  25   4   42   40  .238  .323  .320  .643  113   1   1   1   3   9  
 2000 28 MNA AL  158  550  106  166  47   0  21   81  26  11   94   52  .302  .410  .502  .912  276   0   4   6  10  10  MVP-19
 2001 29 NYN NL  150  550   81  133  38   0  11   48  24   4   86   86  .242  .357  .371  .728  204   0   5   4  15  10  
 2002 30 TEA AL   17   68    9   11   2   0   2    8   1   0   10    8  .162  .275  .279  .554   19   0   1   0   1   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
  8 Seasons      792 2726  432  723 167  10  83  345 118  25  385  345  .265  .368  .425  .793 1159   2  15  18  66  60
 Per 162 games        558   88  148  34   2  17   71  24   5   79   71                          237   0   3   4  14  12
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1995 23 MNA AL   9   19  13.5  17   7   0  .412   0    2    1  .500    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e10  193   
 1996 24 MNA AL   4    9   3.6   6   2   0  .333   1   13    4  .308    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e7   -85   
 1997 25 MNA AL  25   92   6.9   3   1   1  .333   6   34   13  .382    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e9    81   
 1998 26 MNA AL  22   92   5.7   1   0   0  .000   8   50   19  .380    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e4    -65   
 1999 27 MNA AL  26   40   3.8   2   2   0 1.000   4   35   24  .686    0    0  .000  OF   3(+1)e6   -64   
 2000 28 MNA AL  20  119   7.9   3   1   0  .333   6   49   40  .816    0    0  .000  OF   2(0)e6     47   
 2001 29 NYN NL  16   81   5.1   8   0   0  .000   5   66   48  .727    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e5   -69   
 2002 30 TEA AL   5    6   2.9   0   0   0  .000   1    6    1  .167    0    0  .000  OF   4(+2)e9  -186   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
  8 Seasons          463   5.9  40  13   1  .325  31  255  150  .588    0    0  .000                 -14   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 15.4 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1995 23 MNA AL  RF   13    22    2    0    2 1.000   11   84.0  2.57
                 LF    3     5    0    0    0 1.000    2   17.0  2.65
                 CF    2     0    0    0    0  .000    0    4.0  0.00
 1996 24 MNA AL  RF   22    22    0    0    0 1.000   18  131.2  1.50
                 LF   10    13    3    1    1  .941    8   86.0  1.67
                 CF    2     4    0    0    0 1.000    1    6.0  6.00
 1997 25 MNA AL  LF   88   150    3    5    0  .968   84  676.2  2.03
                 RF   20    25    0    1    0  .962   17  132.0  1.70
 1998 26 MNA AL  RF  130   228    9    8    0  .967  126 1127.2  1.89
                 LF   27    41    1    0    0 1.000   22  195.0  1.94
                 CF    5     8    0    0    0 1.000    5   36.0  2.00
 1999 27 MNA AL  RF   76   118    1    2    0  .983   73  626.0  1.71
                 LF   18    26    2    2    0  .933   18  148.0  1.70
                 CF    4     6    0    0    0 1.000    3   27.0  2.00
 2000 28 MNA AL  RF  144   260    4    6    2  .978  135 1204.1  1.97
                 CF   19    34    3    0    0 1.000   14  124.0  2.69
                 LF    4     4    0    0    0 1.000    1   16.0  2.25
 2001 29 NYN NL  RF  142   257    9    5    2  .982  138 1260.1  1.90
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1997 ALDS  MNA NYA   L    3   6  0  2  0  0  0   1  2  0  .333  .556  .333  0
 1999 ALDS  MNA BOA   L    3  10  0  2  0  0  0   0  1  2  .200  .273  .200  2
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


Draft History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1995  MNA   72-90   Darren Dawson
 1996  MNA   76-86   Darren Dawson
 1997  MNA   86-76   Darren Dawson
 1998  MNA   59-103  Darren Dawson
 1999  MNA   78-84   Darren Dawson
 2000  MNA   76-86   Darren Dawson
 2001  NYN   70-92   Jon Fellows
 2002  TEA   10-14   Mike Rescigno

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