Matt Lawton

Journeyman

primary position

Right Field

primary team

Twinkies

playing career

1995—2006

nickname

Born

August 18, 1965, in Gulfport, MS

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Both / Right

height / weight

6-1 / 160
Average HOF RF
Hitting
50
Power
50
Running
60
Fielding
30
Throwing
40
*The Scouting Grades are based on performance in the Major Leagues, not predictive skills typically placed on prospects.
SCOUTING SCALE
80 = Elite
70 = Excellent
60 = Above Average
50 = MLB Average
40 = Below Average
30 = Inferior
20 = Poor
Also named in the Mitchell Report on drug users in the major leagues
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
8-11-1989
FINAL GAME
10-1-1989
CAREER AGE
23-34
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

15.0

career value

WAR7

13.8

long peak

WAR5C

10.6

prime

WAR3

8.8

short peak
Average HOF RF

73.9

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF RF

43.3

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF RF

30.3

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF RF

21.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

137.9

career value

WIN shares 7

112.4

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

60.3

short peak
Average HOF RF

389.8

Career Win Shares
Average HOF RF

205.2

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF RF

142.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF RF

96.9

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

NR

Right Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1995—2006

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
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BILL JAMES POSITION
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BILL JAMES TOP 100
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HALL OF STATS POSITION
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JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
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JAWS POSITION
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JAWS TOP 100
.267
Batting Average
.368
On-Base Percentage
.417
Slugging Percentage
17
home runs per season
20
Stolen Bases per season