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Matt LipkaTrack this Player High Level: AAA Current Team: Richmond (AA) - San Francisco Giants
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
PositionsCF-453, SS-136, LF-66, 2B-42, RF-16, 3B-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameMatthew Lipka
Height6-1Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 15,1992 [26.065]PlaceFrisco,Texas
High SchoolMcKinney (McKinney,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 1st round (35th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$800,000Signing ScoutsGerald Turner
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2011-ATL-#6
OrganizationsATL [7] TEX [1] SFN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID156600MLBAM ID547181
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed90Power42Contact57XBH49RBIs32Runs72Hitting44Durability76Team.488Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl15ss1848192335884124203142230100.302.357.401.7587713210.335.099.260.3386.6710.481.570.48192.0022.41
2010Danville BravesAppRkatl9ss18416120001101201000.125.176.125.3012018.143.000.125.1475.5611.112.000.000.000.00
2010Totals for Rk-Rk         52208346084125213152431100.288.344.380.7247913228.321.092.250.3246.5810.531.600.44208.0021.67
2011Rome BravesSALAatl5ss19127530781312131372814428344507.247.305.304.60916125585.288.057.162.2757.1814.191.980.17530.0019.08
2012Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+atl2cf2051199325451213126203215404.271.335.337.672678229.308.066.196.3008.7313.971.600.8799.5014.81
2013Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+atlcf2113152576132297540371429107124104.251.305.362.66719041571.307.111.210.2975.0818.743.690.88105.0031.06
2014Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl24cf22415342000001600000.267.313.400.7136216.444.133.200.3156.2537.506.000.000.0050.00
2014Mississippi BravesSouAAatl1cf22281061220600610291510000.189.259.245.504266116.220.056.217.2347.7612.931.670.000.0030.00
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         3212115248006102102110000.198.265.264.529328132.240.066.215.2447.5815.912.100.000.0033.33
2015Mississippi BravesSouAAatl7cf-lf231194024599143226165166446408.246.279.311.59012519432.285.065.132.2603.7014.814.000.46201.0019.19
2016Mississippi BravesSouAAatl20cf24602142853104114136206054101.248.325.346.6717415244.338.098.224.2988.2024.593.000.41214.0028.30
2016Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl30cf245616419397421430103630203.238.291.366.6576013179.289.128.207.2845.5920.113.601.1282.0033.33
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1163784792178328166309684304.243.310.354.66413428423.316.111.217.2927.0922.703.200.71126.0030.43
2017Down East Wood DucksCaroA+tex28cf25833254586164943205286876411.265.332.422.75413729370.306.157.289.3247.5718.382.432.4336.1133.72
2017Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex20cf253394161541065133240101.160.216.223.439215102.238.063.138.1982.9431.3710.670.000.0033.33
2017Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex3cf2514010001000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.2190.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2017Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         1174236110220595025631101116512.241.306.376.68215934476.292.135.253.2966.5121.223.261.8947.0033.33
2018Richmond Flying SquirrelsEastAAsfnrf2655138203462215106192500000.246.338.362.7005010157.288.116.283.31212.1015.921.321.2769.0029.41
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter8002924408728128332524017562212553443023129.249.307.341.6489971863233.297.092.203.0006.5617.102.610.77116.9625.55
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5716819407421530103730203.238.290.363.6536113183.290.125.202.0005.4620.223.701.0984.0032.50
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter295954121221401056754206719614106010.232.290.310.600296551051.285.078.184.0006.3718.652.930.48190.8024.89
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2651049153272501216966925772072015919.259.319.376.695394781170.307.117.232.0006.5817.692.691.3765.5628.68
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter127530781312131372814428344507.247.305.304.60916125585.288.057.162.0007.1814.191.980.17530.0019.08
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter562233764104125213163031100.287.342.381.7238515244.326.094.247.0006.5612.301.880.41223.0023.44
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625928314726754935134311296506.249.307.341.64820238655.297.092.203.0006.5617.102.610.77116.9625.55

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl18SS41--481081111167156.9343.80------4885.470.7
2010Danville Braves AppRkatl18SS1--16--771.0007.00------425.01.5
2011Rome Braves SALAatl19SS94--1302711545416401.9644.27------12774.067.1
2011Rome Braves SALAatl192B33--6298-271601601.0004.85------12726.023.6
2012Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+atl20CF50--966-11021021.0002.04------5198.035.7
2013Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+atl21CF128--236761249243.9761.90------13197.792.1
2014Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl22CF4--6---661.0001.50------4100.06.8
2014Mississippi Braves SouAAatl22CF28--494115453.9811.89------28100.020.1
2015Mississippi Braves SouAAatl23CF61--153521160158.9882.59------11951.344.9
2015Mississippi Braves SouAAatl23LF53--107411112111.9912.09------11944.539.0
2015Mississippi Braves SouAAatl23RF1--1-1-21.5001.00------1190.80.7
2016Mississippi Braves SouAAatl24CF53--121813130129.9922.43------6088.338.4
2016Mississippi Braves SouAAatl24RF4--41-1551.0001.25------606.72.9
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl24CF48--10861-115114.9912.38------5685.733.6
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl24RF4--8---881.0002.00------567.12.8
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl24LF2--2---221.0001.00------563.61.4
2017Down East Wood Ducks CaroA+tex25CF81--206712214213.9952.63------8397.658.3
2017Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex25LF10--152--17171.0001.70------3330.314.3
2017Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex252B9--1925-944441.0004.89------3327.312.9
2017Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex25RF7--12---12121.0001.71------3321.210.0
2017Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex253B1---------------333.01.4
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex25LF1--2---221.0002.00------1100.00.7
AAA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF48--10861-115114.9912.38------480.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF4--8---881.0002.00------40.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF3--4---441.0001.33------30.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF142--3231745344340.9882.39------1420.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF63--122611129128.9922.03------630.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF12--171111918.9471.50------120.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B9--1925-944441.0004.89------90.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---------------10.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF259--5382074565558.9882.15------2590.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS94--1302711545416401.9644.27------940.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B33--6298-271601601.0004.85------330.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS42--491141111174163.9373.88------420.00.0
Rk Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF4--6---661.0001.50------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl18----41------
2010Danville Braves AppRkatl18----1------
2011Rome Braves SALAatl19---3394------
2012Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+atl20-------50---
2013Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+atl21-------128---
2014Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl22-------4---
2014Mississippi Braves SouAAatl22-------28---
2015Mississippi Braves SouAAatl23------53611--
2016Mississippi Braves SouAAatl24-------534--
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl24------2484--
2017Down East Wood Ducks CaroA+tex25-------81---
2017Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex25---9-110-7--
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex25------1----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB1913111000000100000.333.333.6671.000213.500.334.3330.0033.330.000.000.00100.00
2012Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2032100000000000001.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2141000000101000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0002.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB221428680004303410002.286.375.286.6618032.333.000.2149.3812.501.330.000.000.00
2016Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2443000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2017Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25109000000010500000.000.000.000.000009.000.000-.1110.0055.560.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs36468910044141110003.196.275.217.49210151.257.021.1747.8421.572.750.000.0011.11

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010Gulf Coast League All-Star (SS)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-04-01OFSan Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Richmond (AA)25.351Team Roster on 2018-04-01
2018-01-23SSSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract25.283Team Roster on 2018-01-23
2017-11-07SSFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency25.206  
2017-05-31SSTexas RangersDown East (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Down East (A+)25.046Team Roster on 2017-05-31
2017-05-16SSTexas RangersFrisco (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frisco (AA)25.031Team Roster on 2017-05-16
2017-05-15SSTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)25.030Team Roster on 2017-05-15
2017-04-06SSTexas RangersFrisco (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frisco (AA)24.356Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2017-01-15SSTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract24.275Team Roster on 2017-01-15
2016-11-07SSFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency24.206  
2016-08-29SSAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list24.136Team Roster on 2016-08-29
2016-08-24SSAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.131Team Roster on 2016-08-24
2016-06-15SSAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)24.061Team Roster on 2016-06-15
2014-09-29SSAtlanta BravesMississippi (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list22.167Team Roster on 2014-09-29
2014-07-29SSAtlanta BravesMississippi (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured22.105Team Roster on 2014-07-29
2014-07-26SSAtlanta BravesMississippi (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list22.102Team Roster on 2014-07-26
2014-07-22SSAtlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured22.098Team Roster on 2014-07-22
2014-07-11SSAtlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list22.087Team Roster on 2014-07-11
2014-05-18SSAtlanta BravesMississippi (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured22.033Team Roster on 2014-05-18
2014-04-12SSAtlanta BravesMississippi (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Mississippi (AA)21.362Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2012-09-16SSAtlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL20.154Team Roster on 2012-09-16
2012-06-26SSAtlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured20.072Team Roster on 2012-06-26
2012-06-12SSAtlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)-Minors--20.058Team Roster on 2012-06-12
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-03-09ContractSigned by Braves 
2010-06-20ContractSigned by Braves 
* 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.