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Mitch LydenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-2000 MLB Years: 1993-1993
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Rated Prospect

PositionsC-575, 1B-149Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMitchell Scott Lyden
Height6-3Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 14,1964 [53.128]PlacePortland,Oregon
High SchoolBeaverton (Beaverton,OR)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 4th round (93rd overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1986-NYA-#10 ... 1987-NYA-#3 ... 1988-NYA-#6
MLB DebutJune 16,1993 [28.184]
OrganizationsNYA [8] MIA [2] DET [1] KCA [1] NYN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID14555Retrosheet IDlydem001MLBAM ID118024
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed23Power80Contact30XBH74RBIs80Runs62Hitting61Durability66Team.497Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-nya-c18471281419100730123622200.148.229.156.385201146.202.008.125.1918.2224.663.000.000.005.26
1984Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-c195420021474012131133641210.235.292.270.562545220.279.035.110.2615.9116.362.770.45200.0010.64
1984Greensboro HornetsSALAnya-c191432371012001900010.219.242.344.58611233.273.125.156.2493.0327.279.003.0332.0028.57
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         6823224545022331144541220.233.286.280.566657253.278.047.116.2595.5317.793.210.79116.0012.96
1985Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-c2011640043102211105812279351500.255.307.388.69515532438.305.133.198.3106.1621.233.442.2840.0031.37
1986Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-c21175081770316007700100.340.414.6601.074331058.341.320.460.45712.0712.071.005.1716.6758.82
1986Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-c214615919481418290143920210.302.323.553.8768823167.351.251.270.3762.4023.359.754.7919.8847.92
1986Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-c2127000000001100000.000.125.000.125008.000.000.143.08812.5012.501.000.000.000.00
1986Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         652162765211114501124720310.301.339.560.89912133233.335.259.310.3875.1520.173.924.7219.6450.77
1987Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-c2271233255912283600114721100.253.291.425.7169922248.285.172.219.3104.4418.954.273.2329.1337.29
1987Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-c222910072230081042211300.220.250.250.500253109.272.030.080.2253.6720.185.500.000.0013.64
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         100333328115284410156932400.243.279.372.65112425357.281.129.177.2844.2019.334.602.2441.6330.86
1988Prince William YankeesCaroA+nya-1b23672344266122174710195940230.282.344.568.91213331259.306.286.372.3967.3422.783.116.5613.7646.97
1988Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-2320781632718210251500110.410.440.8331.273651684.429.423.462.5465.9517.863.009.529.7550.00
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         873125898193256812247440340.314.367.6351.00219847343.338.321.394.4337.0021.573.087.2912.4847.96
1989Prince William CannonsCaroA+nya-1b-c24301051729217281082680100.276.369.514.8835410122.301.238.324.3966.5621.313.255.7415.0034.48
1989Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-1b245318124432062110125121030.238.292.348.640638196.298.110.182.2886.1226.024.253.0630.1718.60
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         832864172411349202077101130.252.322.409.73111718318.299.157.234.3306.2924.213.854.0922.0025.00
1990Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-c25853115592221176310246790410.296.359.537.89616740348.325.241.322.3946.9019.252.794.8918.2943.48
1990Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-1b25411471833807200073440100.224.277.422.6996215159.243.198.245.3124.4021.384.864.4021.0045.45
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1264587312530124831031101130510.273.333.500.83322955507.299.227.297.3686.1119.923.264.7319.0844.00
1991Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-c-1b2610134034761121855001510800740.224.251.426.67714531362.262.202.247.2924.1429.837.204.9718.8940.79
1992Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn441b-c27912993477130145212129530400.258.289.441.73013227318.325.183.221.3263.7729.877.924.4021.3635.06
1993Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAflo-c285016034491518311153400200.306.323.563.8869024167.342.257.288.3802.9920.366.804.7920.0048.98
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo52c28610230011000300000.300.300.600.9006110.333.300.300.3870.0030.000.0010.0010.0033.33
1994Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAflo-c2984289528521018652011741112013.294.342.554.89616039314.337.260.304.3823.5023.576.735.7316.0645.88
1995Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-c3071237266081124400116623625.253.285.447.73210621259.291.194.241.3114.2525.486.004.6319.7535.00
1996Madison Black WolfNorthernInd-31773005895133298012196190234.317.373.6701.04320145330.311.353.413.4335.7618.483.218.7910.3447.37
1999Quebec CapitalesNorthernInd-347227232791301455001646000012.290.330.493.82313427288.307.203.261.3555.5615.972.884.8619.4334.18
2000Elmira PioneersNorthernInd-3568251326613183300165000008.263.307.418.72510522267.301.155.219.3165.9918.733.133.0031.3833.33
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter610230011000300000.300.300.600.9006110.333.300.300.0000.0030.000.0010.0010.0033.33
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter10893690492963184131636241692099195911461718.261.307.450.75716623604015.301.189.248.0005.2122.894.404.0622.6437.38
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter469157920540279477275536643421525618.255.289.456.7457201601696.297.201.244.0003.8925.596.584.5420.5139.80
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter275962139274575471702356219152860.285.331.501.8324821091043.322.216.273.0005.3721.003.914.5120.4739.78
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter213739102197354341333254178171830.267.328.463.79134273819.305.196.271.0006.5921.733.304.1521.7437.06
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1432371012001900010.219.242.344.58611233.273.125.156.0003.0327.279.003.0332.0028.57
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter471281419100730123622200.148.229.156.385201146.202.008.125.0008.2224.663.000.000.005.26
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter71250296411043731204341310.256.318.348.6668715278.291.092.180.0007.1915.472.151.4462.5023.44
Ind Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter217823122240394511681251157902324.292.339.535.87444094885.306.243.304.0005.7617.743.085.7616.1439.17
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter610230011000300000.300.300.600.9006110.333.300.300.0000.0030.000.0010.0010.0033.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games16227054810027270008100000.300.300.600.90016227270.333.300.300.0000.0030.000.0010.0010.0033.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games162549731432722493213113792733.261.307.450.75724754597.301.189.248.0005.2122.894.404.0622.6437.38

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya18C47--310283-341338.9917.19-----1747100.061.8
1984Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya19C41--2544972310303.9777.39-----35475.965.1
1984Greensboro Hornets SALAnya19C5--2851-3433.9716.60-----21435.73.5
1985Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya20C101--6076385678670.9886.63------11687.172.1
1986Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya21C13--6282-7270.9725.38-----11776.521.0
1986Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya21C31--131253-159156.9815.03-----14667.422.3
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya21C1--1---111.0001.00------250.00.7
1987Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya22C61--3172454346341.9865.59-----107185.943.9
1987Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya22C24--1201141135131.9705.46-----22982.817.1
1988Prince William Yankees CaroA+nya231B1--513196.6676.00------671.50.7
1989Prince William Cannons CaroA+nya241B18--1496117156155.9948.61------3060.013.0
1989Prince William Cannons CaroA+nya24C11--5931-6362.9845.64------3036.78.0
1989Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya241B4--281-129291.0007.25------537.52.9
1989Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya24C2--2---221.0001.00------533.81.4
1990Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya25C46--2551522272270.9935.87-----38554.133.1
1990Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya251B18--1527222161159.9888.83------8521.212.9
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya251B38--32618333347344.9919.05------4192.726.0
1991Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26C35--2111532229226.9876.46-----310134.724.3
1991Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet261B20--1577-161641641.0008.20------10119.813.9
1992Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn271B31--21612224230228.9917.35------9134.121.8
1992Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn27C28--1531332169166.9825.93------9130.819.7
1993Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo28C22--1291211142141.9936.41-----35044.015.6
1993Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo281B7--524145756.9828.00------5014.05.0
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo28C2--4---441.0002.00-1-100.0-633.31.2
1994Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo29C61--3822912412411.9986.74-----58472.643.0
1994Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo291B6--271-428281.0004.67------847.14.2
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30C44--2692825299297.9936.75-----57162.030.6
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca301B6--183-221211.0003.50------718.54.2
MLB Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C2--4---441.0002.00-1-100.0-20.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 7 season(s)-   C215--1265108141313871373.9906.39-----182150.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B108--79645683847841.9937.79------1080.00.0
AA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C140--70564106779769.9875.49-----141400.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B22--1808223190188.9898.55------220.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C112--6666695741732.9886.54------1120.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B19--1547418165161.9768.47------190.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C5--2851-3433.9716.60-----250.00.0
A- Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C47--310283-341338.9917.19-----17470.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C54--3165792382373.9766.91-----4540.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya18-47---------
1984Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya19-41---------
1984Greensboro Hornets SALAnya19-5---------
1985Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya20-101---------
1986Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya21-13---------
1986Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya21-31---------
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya21-1---------
1987Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya22-61---------
1987Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya22-24---------
1988Prince William Yankees CaroA+nya23--1--------
1989Prince William Cannons CaroA+nya24-1118--------
1989Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya24-24--------
1990Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya25-4618--------
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25--38--------
1991Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26-3520--------
1992Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn27-2831--------
1993Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo28-227--------
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo28-2---------
1994Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo29-616--------
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30-446--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2002Elmira PioneersNorthernIndIndy-37Manager905436.6008.52 Lost in 1st Round
2003Elmira PioneersNeastIndIndy-38Manager884246.4779.52 -
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1996Northern League All-Star (C)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1992-12-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Marlins. 
1992-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-02-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1991-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-04-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1991-04-02Released by Indians. 
1991-01-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1990-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1993Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll28109,000-75737-968,431109,000109,000
* 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