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Matt Lawton  

Matt Lawton  

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

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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:
50.238
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
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year tranx date pos mlb org minor teamname league level status 40man age Transaction Description
2006 2006-05-30 rf-lf -- -- -- -- Hist No 34.208 Released by Mariners
2006 2006-01-11 rf-lf Seattle Mariners -- MLB MLB Hist No 34.069 Signed to #-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0m) [Free Agent]
2005 2005-10-27 rf-lf -- -- -- -- Hist No 33.359 Granted free agency
2005 2005-08-27 rf-lf New York Yankees -- MLB MLB Hist No 33.298 Traded from Chicago Cubs to New York Yankees for Justin Berg
2005 2005-07-31 rf-lf Chicago Cubs -- MLB MLB Hist No 33.271 Traded from Pittsburgh Pirates to Chicago Cubs for Jody Gerut
2004 2004-12-11 rf-lf Pittsburgh Pirates -- MLB MLB Hist No 33.039 Traded from Cleveland Indians to Pittsburgh Pirates for Arthur Rhodes
2003 2003-10-03 rf-lf Cleveland Indians -- MLB MLB Hist No 31.334 Activated from Disabled List
2002 2002-07-27 rf-lf Cleveland Indians -- MLB MLB Hist No 30.266 Activated from Disabled List
2001 2001-12-11 rf-lf Cleveland Indians -- MLB MLB Hist No 30.038 Traded from New York Mets with Alex Escobar, Jerrod Riggan, Earl Snyder and Billy Traber to Cleveland Indians for Roberto Alomar, Mike Bacsik and Danny Peoples
2001 2001-07-30 rf-lf New York Mets -- MLB MLB Hist No 29.270 Traded from Minnesota Twins to New York Mets for Rick Reed
1999 1999-07-18 rf-lf Minnesota Twins -- MLB MLB Hist No 27.257 Activated from Disabled List
1991 1991-08-12 rf-lf Minnesota Twins -- MLB MLB Hist No 19.282 Signed out of draft (Miss Gulf Coast)
12 record(s)