The Baseball Cube

Matt Lawton  

Matt Lawton  

Played: 1992-2006 ... MLB: 1995-2006

MORE  
Proper Name:
Matthew Lawton Jr.
High Level:
MLB (1995-2006)
pos:
rf (787) ... lf (384) ... of (332) ... cf (102) ... dh (53) ... 2b (50)
Height:
5-10
Weight:
186
Bats:
Left
Throws:
Right
Born:
age:
50.283
place:
colleges:
Gulf Coast State College (Panama City,FL),
Drafted:
Minnesota Twins  -  1991  -  13 - 336 (June-Reg)more
draft posit:
2B
MLB Debut:
TBC#:
836
MLBAM ID:
Retrosheet:
Speed
74
Power
57
Contact
84
XBH
56
RBIs
59
Runs
57
Hitting
66
Durability
61
Team
.485
Player Notes:  Cousin of Fred Lewis ... Brother of Marcus Lawton
Subscribe to TBC PREMIUM ... Surf ad-free, get the daily PLAYER TRACKER (take a tour), access to ... more
than a dozen research applications including Player Comparison tool, analysis features and additional datagrid functionality!
Salary information is available since 1985. The salary is the base, published earnings of a player. Bonuses, incentives earned and escalators are excluded. Players without a listed salary for a given season are assigned league minimum. All earnings are in US Dollars.

Contract information is available in full since 2012.
Salary History
*Reload page to restore grid
Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year team name age salary tm rank lgrk avg salary lg minimum
1995 Minnesota Twins 23 109,000 0 0 1,110,766 109,000
1996 Minnesota Twins 24 115,000 27 749 1,119,981 122,667
1997 Minnesota Twins 25 150,000 0 0 1,336,609 150,000
1998 Minnesota Twins 26 215,000 18 633 1,398,831 170,000
1999 Minnesota Twins 27 1,700,000 4 280 1,611,166 200,000
2000 Minnesota Twins 28 2,000,000 2 258 1,895,630 200,000
2001 Minnesota Twins 29 3,900,000 2 175 2,138,896 200,000
2002 Cleveland Indians 30 5,250,000 6 129 2,295,649 200,000
2003 Cleveland Indians 31 6,750,000 2 97 2,372,189 300,000
2004 Cleveland Indians 32 7,250,000 1 78 2,313,535 300,000
2005 Pittsburgh Pirates 33 7,750,000 1 84 2,476,589 316,000
2006 Seattle Mariners 34 400,000 18 535 2,699,292 327,000
12 record(s)