Tips Updates
Daily
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Zach LutzTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2012-2013
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Played in Japan

Positions3B-412, 1B-77, LF-8, 2B-5, RF-1, DH-1Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameZachary Craig Lutz
Height6-2Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 3,1986 [31.326]PlaceReading,Pennsylvania
High SchoolGovernor Mifflin (Shillington,PA)
CollegeAlvernia University (Reading,PA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 5th round (183rd overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$120,000Signing ScoutsScott HunterService Time0.078 (2013)
MLB DebutApril 24,2012 [25.325]
OrganizationsNYN [9] MIA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID129005Retrosheet IDlutzz001MLBAM ID518963
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Other Batting -- Transactions -- Salaries
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Zach Lutz page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.
About Sponsorships Program


Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed26Power61Contact38XBH57RBIs64Runs41Hitting55Durability28Team.502Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005AlverniaCollegeFr33b1945182547712214804092621102.423.454.7421.19613528195.441.319.390.5044.6213.332.897.1813.0036.36
2006AlverniaCollegeSo33b20431535671241659111311250300.464.557.7521.30911531192.471.288.556.54416.156.250.393.1325.5043.66
2007AlverniaCollegeJr33b21401414964153125810032930701.454.541.8581.39912130183.409.404.702.56317.494.920.286.5611.7546.88
2007Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-nyn223b2112000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-nyn-3b2224729244031202141200002.333.442.514.95637786.368.181.347.42216.2813.950.863.4924.0029.17
2009St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn283b2399356461011921162115072702110.284.381.441.82215732415.327.157.298.36412.0517.351.442.6532.3631.68
2009Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-3b23829061002005700000.207.324.241.5657134.273.034.207.27314.7120.591.400.000.0016.67
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         107385461072021164115579702110.278.376.426.80216433449.323.148.291.35712.2517.591.442.4535.0030.84
2010Gulf Coast MetsGCLRknyn-3b24519261014001400000.316.350.526.87610220.357.210.263.3815.0020.004.005.0019.0033.33
2010St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-3b2414000000000200001.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2010Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn93b24612254265140174202336341009.289.389.578.96713031263.331.289.427.41812.5523.951.916.4613.2447.69
2010Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn-3b24520364019002300000.300.364.6501.01413522.313.350.450.4299.0913.641.504.5520.0083.33
2010Minor Totals (4 teams)Minor         7226847771901955023672410010.287.380.571.95115338309.328.284.410.41111.6523.302.006.1514.1149.35
2011St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-3b2528000001001200001.000.111.000.111009.000.000.125.07711.1122.222.000.000.000.00
2011Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn33b25612203865120113100277030002.295.380.500.88011023250.388.205.327.38610.8028.002.594.4020.0035.38
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         632283865120113200287230003.285.371.482.85311023259.372.197.320.37510.8127.802.574.2520.7335.38
2012St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-3b26620252018004500201.250.346.500.84610326.250.250.450.35015.3819.231.253.8520.0060.00
2012Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn33b26722443473161103500427551217.299.410.496.90612127294.391.197.369.39314.2925.511.793.4024.4036.99
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         782643678181114300468051418.295.404.496.90013130320.379.201.375.39014.3825.001.743.4424.0038.46
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn191b26711110000000500000.091.091.091.1821011.167.000.000.0800.0045.450.000.000.000.00
2013Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn193b271113996211727413800254102427112.293.377.479.85619144466.357.186.316.37211.5921.891.892.7930.6937.61
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn193b271520262002006600001.300.462.400.8628226.429.100.400.39423.0823.081.000.000.0033.33
2014Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn193b2859227396611273711295070113.291.386.449.83510220264.345.158.286.37210.9818.941.722.6532.4330.30
2014Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl-281551111630518104720102.314.379.6671.04634858.275.353.451.4466.9012.071.758.6210.2050.00
2015Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn251b-3b292374915401901111800002.203.306.297.60322585.255.094.230.27612.9421.181.641.1874.0033.33
2016New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia273b3016351300000071810001.086.256.086.3423043.176.000.200.19116.2841.862.570.000.000.00
2017Somerset PatriotsAtlInd--3138010000003410000.125.417.125.5421012.250.000.375.30725.0033.331.330.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22313720020061100001.226.351.290.6419237.350.064.258.00016.2229.731.830.000.0028.57
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter55419542875521159763322928050331414451.282.379.467.8469132002283.343.185.324.00012.2622.031.803.3325.7136.23
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter3471219186345747432011417233620310327.283.378.461.8395621241424.355.178.317.00012.0823.601.953.0228.3535.94
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter692544271150174402387041009.280.382.539.92113732297.323.259.402.00012.7923.571.845.7214.9445.07
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter108388481062121271115581704113.273.370.430.80016735454.314.157.299.00012.1117.841.472.6432.3333.02
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter25749244031202141200002.324.432.500.93237788.356.176.338.00015.9113.640.863.4124.6729.17
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter519261014001400000.316.350.526.87610220.357.210.263.0005.0020.004.005.0019.0033.33
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter38010000003410000.125.417.125.5421012.250.000.375.00025.0033.331.330.000.000.00
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1551111630518104720102.314.379.6671.04634858.275.353.451.0006.9012.071.758.6210.2050.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1284761592125163219725172471011103.445.517.7791.29637189570.441.334.536.00012.638.250.655.6114.8841.98
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22313720020061100001.226.351.290.6419237.350.064.258.00016.2229.731.830.000.0028.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games162228225215001500448100007.226.351.290.6416615272.350.064.258.00016.2229.731.830.000.0028.57
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625718416134322971382147914115.282.379.467.84626758668.343.185.324.00012.2622.031.803.3325.7136.23

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Brooklyn Cyclones NYPLA-nyn213B1---3--331.0003.00------1100.01.4
2008Brooklyn Cyclones NYPLA-nyn223B19--336234139.9512.05------2479.225.3
2008Brooklyn Cyclones NYPLA-nyn222B3---3--331.0001.00------2412.54.0
2009St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn233B80--311361010177167.9442.09------9980.859.7
2009St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn231B14--94616101100.9907.14------9914.110.4
2009Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn233B7--416322320.8702.86------887.55.0
2010Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn243B3--18--991.0003.00------560.05.4
2010St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn243B1--11--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2010Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn243B57--257876110103.9361.81------6193.440.1
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn243B4--341187.8751.75------580.02.8
2011St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn253B1--1---111.0001.00------250.00.7
2011Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn253B35--2664439490.9572.57------6157.424.5
2011Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn251B14--107716115114.9918.14------6123.09.8
2012St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn263B5--87-315151.0003.00------683.33.7
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn263B56--318735121118.9752.11------7277.839.2
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn261B10--73-167473.9867.30------7213.97.0
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn261B1181011-1211.91711.001.38-----714.30.6
2013Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn273B69--3692514133128.9621.86------11162.247.9
2013Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn271B28--19716121214213.9957.61------11125.219.4
2013Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn27LF8--11---11111.0001.38------1117.25.6
2013Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn27RF1---------------1110.90.7
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn273B3327-5-1551.0001.670.19-----1520.01.9
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn271B1-21---111.0001.000.50-----156.70.6
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn27DH1---------------156.70.6
2014Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn283B58--278189116108.9311.86------5998.340.3
2015Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn291B9--805-985851.0009.44------2339.16.3
2015Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn293B6--341-87.8751.17------2326.14.2
2016New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia303B7--515-220201.0002.86------1643.85.0
2016New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia302B2---1--111.0000.50------1612.51.4
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3327-5-1551.0001.670.19-----30.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B21101111-1312.9236.001.20-----20.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B235--1313472234500478.9562.03------2350.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B61--45728342488485.9947.95------610.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF8--11---11111.0001.38------80.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2---1--111.0000.50------20.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B64--2994108133123.9251.92------640.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B87--411441013195185.9492.13------870.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B14--94616101100.9907.14------140.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B20--339234442.9552.10------200.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B3---3--331.0001.00------30.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3--18--991.0003.00------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Brooklyn Cyclones NYPLA-nyn21-----1-----
2008Brooklyn Cyclones NYPLA-nyn22---3-19-----
2009St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn23--14--80-----
2009Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23-----7-----
2010Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn24-----3-----
2010St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn24-----1-----
2010Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn24-----57-----
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn24-----4-----
2011St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn25-----1-----
2011Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn25--14--35-----
2012St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn26-----5-----
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn26--10--56-----
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn26--1--------
2013Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn27--28--698-1--
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn27--1--3----1
2014Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn28-----58-----
2015Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn29--9--6-----
2016New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia30---2-7-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2312011000000100000.500.5001.0001.5002121.000.500.5000.0050.000.000.000.00100.00
2011New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB259141210010021000100.143.235.214.4493117.400.071.21411.7658.825.000.000.0050.00
2012New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2657210000002410000.143.400.143.5431010.333.000.28620.0040.002.000.000.000.00
2013New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB272965720401100081700100.308.378.415.79327574.396.107.23110.8122.972.131.3565.0025.00
2014New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28163381110370021100100.333.361.636.99721436.400.303.3645.5630.565.508.3311.0036.36
2016Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3012010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs6112318367041800144410300.293.362.447.8095511141.410.154.2689.9331.213.142.8430.7530.56

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-06-223bFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Marlins30.019  
2016-06-013bMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list29.363Team Roster on 2016-06-01
2016-04-213bMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured29.322Team Roster on 2016-04-21
2016-04-073bMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)29.308Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2016-02-023bMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.244Team Roster on 2016-02-02
2015-11-153bFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.165  
2015-08-313bNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list29.089Team Roster on 2015-08-31
2015-08-133bNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured29.071Team Roster on 2015-08-13
2015-07-183bNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)29.045Team Roster on 2015-07-18
2015-07-173bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.044Team Roster on 2015-07-17
2015-07-163bNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)29.043Team Roster on 2015-07-16
2015-01-133bFree Agent -InternationalContractSigned with Doosan Bears (Korea)28.224  
2014-06-133bFree Agent -InternationalContractSigned withTohoku Rakuten (Japan)28.010  
2014-06-123bFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Mets28.009  
2014-03-253bNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)27.295Team Roster on 2014-03-25
2013-09-013bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Las Vegas (AAA)27.090Team Roster on 2013-09-01
2013-07-023bNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Las Vegas (AAA)27.029Team Roster on 2013-07-02
2013-06-233bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Las Vegas (AAA)27.020Team Roster on 2013-06-23
2013-06-123BNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL27.009Team Roster on 2013-06-12
2013-05-293BNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.360Team Roster on 2013-05-29
2013-03-313BNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Las Vegas (AAA)26.301Team Roster on 2013-03-31
2013-03-053BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.49004m)26.275Team Roster on 2013-03-05
2012-09-013BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)26.090Team Roster on 2012-09-01
2012-07-123BNew York MetsBuffalo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)26.039Team Roster on 2012-07-12
2012-07-043BNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to St. Lucie (A+)26.031Team Roster on 2012-07-04
2012-04-303BNew York MetsBuffalo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Buffalo (AAA)25.331Team Roster on 2012-04-30
2012-04-233BCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)25.324Team Roster on 2012-04-23
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-06-13ContractSigned by Mets 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2007New York Mets-21120,000-------120,000Signing Bonus out of 2007 Draft (5th round - 183rd overall)
2012New York MetsTeam Payroll26480,000-76042-2,954,887480,000600,000
2013New York MetsTeam Payroll27490,0400.07877430153,023,990490,0001,090,0402013-03-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.49004m)
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red