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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Marcus Dwayne Lawton
Stat Years
1983-1992  [mlb] 1989-1989
Height/Weight
6-1 / 160
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
OF (869) ... SS (159) ... 2B (10) ... DH (1) ... 3B (1)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
Lyman Central (Lyman,MS)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the New York Mets in Round #6 (#136 overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1989-08-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.358)
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [7] CAL [2] NYA [1] KCA [1] CHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14170 ... retro id: lawtm001 ... mlbam id: 117565
Relations
Brother of Matt Lawton
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1983Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn-17ss---151187254831016193261802110.257.346.283.629216534.251.026.28212.048.330.690.00.008.3
    1984Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-18ss---2541914357101115384252200000.298.380.377.7572167212.387.079.33311.5710.190.88191.00.4621.0
    1984Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-182b-ss---239320001003300000.222.417.222.6391220.333.000.33325.0025.001.000.00.000.0
    1985Columbia MetsSALAnyn-19of-ss---31284701131261151531118838024200.268.379.319.69856115017.447.051.32014.8014.260.96470.00.1813.5
    1986Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-20of---41415671181582216466581110211122020.279.390.395.78567322442.379.116.34115.1616.491.09141.80.5926.6
    1987Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-21of---51335309915920105364422448247410.300.356.404.76058921435.228.104.3457.4713.921.86106.00.8522.0
    1988Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-22of---6542054261120220168264011500.298.371.385.7562387914.254.087.35110.9216.811.54102.50.8423.0
    1988Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn222of---6943354678164017258365313060.233.309.304.61337510220.230.071.2779.6014.131.470.00.0025.6
    1989Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-23of---71122923969120432178276223310.236.302.318.6203279316.205.082.2848.2618.962.3073.01.2223.2
    1989New York YankeesALMLBnya2423ofL-S-E-P71014130000100300001.214.214.214.4281430.071.000.2730.0021.430.000.00.000.0
    1990Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-24of---81224174810522924316123650010130.252.311.362.67346415133.206.110.2817.7610.781.39208.50.4331.4
    1991Midland AngelsTexAAcal-25of---9114435761252585532910296264230.287.339.416.75547618138.239.129.3246.0913.032.1487.01.0530.4
    1991Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-25of---912439120201539813010.279.415.372.78756162.349.093.34316.0714.290.890.00.0016.7
    1992Midland AngelsTexAAcal-26of---10321201536721110581401100.300.341.417.7581305010.142.117.3306.1510.771.75120.00.7727.8
    1992Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-26of---101442460001117902010.143.265.143.4085160.167.000.18213.7317.651.290.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)1014130000100300001.214.214.214.4281430.071.000.2730.0021.430.000.00.000.0
    American League Totals (1 yrs)1014130000100300001.214.214.214.4281430.071.000.2730.0021.430.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals1064384368010421605825365379103461614194219190.271.351.362.71343841393243.283.091.31610.5214.011.33153.70.5723.3
    Minor: Rk Totals10537868105132131577514002110.278.363.331.69443212516.320.053.30811.819.260.78378.00.2315.2
    Minor: A Totals1284701131261151531118838024200.268.379.319.69856115017.447.051.32014.8014.260.96470.00.1813.5
    Minor: A+ Totals1445761211602216467581110511422020.278.391.392.78368522642.378.114.34115.3316.641.09144.00.5826.2
    Minor: AA Totals3471332236387642013121904611420711151250.291.349.398.747148453097.226.107.3337.6813.951.82102.50.8825.1
    Minor: AAA Totals3401087142264501569363311081734194110.243.313.333.646122236271.219.090.2838.8414.161.60181.20.4926.9
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)1014130000100300001.214.214.214.4281430.071.000.2730.0021.430.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1983Gulf Coast Mets GCLRk173B100.0011021.5001.000.001.72.04
    1983Gulf Coast Mets GCLRk17SS5000.0751272319225202.8984.000.0084.798.01
    1984Kingsport MetsAppRk18SS5200.0861262027232212.9144.100.0075.496.31
    1984Lynchburg MetsCaroA+182B200.038111211.9175.500.001.466.76
    1984Lynchburg MetsCaroA+18SS100.0122053.6003.000.000.733.36
    1985Columbia MetsSALA192B500.084111312.9232.400.003.73.93
    1985Columbia MetsSALA19SS5600.0721203031222192.8653.400.0041.243.82
    1985Columbia MetsSALA19OF6600.0143582156148.9492.200.0048.551.64
    1986Lynchburg MetsCaroA+20OF14000.03361761359353.9832.500.00100.099.31
    1987Jackson MetsTexAA212B200.0121043.7501.500.001.51.54
    1987Jackson MetsTexAA21OF13000.026416131293280.9562.200.0095.697.72
    1988Jackson MetsTexAA22OF5400.0129762142136.9582.500.0039.7100.04
    1988Tidewater TidesILAAA22OF9200.0202532210207.9862.300.0065.297.92
    1989Tidewater TidesILAAA23OF9600.0169630178175.9831.800.0065.885.73
    1989New York YankeesALMLB23OF800.09020119.8181.100.005.080.08
    1989New York YankeesALMLB23DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.610.010
    1990Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA242B100.04404881.0008.000.000.70.83
    1990Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA24OF11800.0260220264262.9922.200.0083.796.71
    1991Midland AngelsTexAA25OF10800.0219671232225.9702.100.0080.094.72
    1991Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA25OF1200.02810029291.0002.400.008.8100.07
    1992Midland AngelsTexAA26OF3100.0481105049.9801.600.0023.396.97
    1992Memphis ChicksSouAA26OF1400.01810119191.0001.400.009.7100.011
    MLB Totals - (OF)8009020119.8181.100.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)1004404881.0008.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)318006591482681673.9882.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)200121043.7501.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)3370067831275736709.9632.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)20038111211.9175.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (SS)100122053.6003.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)140003361761359353.9832.500.000.00.00
    A Totals - (2B)50084111312.9232.400.000.00.00
    A Totals - (SS)5600721203031222192.8653.400.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)6600143582156148.9492.200.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (3B)100011021.5001.000.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (SS)102001612534346457414.9064.100.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1983Minor----150-----
    1984Minor---2-53-----
    1985Minor---5-56---66-
    1986Minor---------140-
    1987Minor---2-----130-
    1988Minor---------146-
    1989MLB---------81
    1989Minor---------96-
    1990Minor---1-----118-
    1991Minor---------120-
    1992Minor---------45-
    Totals---101159---8691