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Brett LaxtonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1993-2005 MLB Years: 1999-2000
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Drafted

PositionsP-250Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrett William Laxton
Height6-2Weight205BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 5,1973 [45.072]PlaceStafford,New Jersey
High SchoolAudubon (Audubon,NJ)
CollegeLouisiana State University (Baton Rouge,LA)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 24th round (705th overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 24th round (650th overall) of the 1995 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 4th round (113rd overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutJune 21,1999 [25.259]
OrganizationsOAK [4] KCA [3] Awards10
TBC Player ID14172Retrosheet IDlaxtb001MLBAM ID150423
RelationshipsSon of Bill Laxton
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts42Walks45Hittable41SO/BB41vsPower41Hitting0Durability73Team.517Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1993LSUCollegeNCAAFrST191211.98191725100109.0673224247987001.055.530.173.888.092.09.923-
1994LSUCollegeNCAASoST20454.3614140100066.0634632638542001.538.590.825.187.361.42.444-
1995LSUCollegeNCAAJrST21444.3713130000068.06544331042654001.578.601.325.568.601.55.500-
1996LSUCollegeNCAASrST22823.5414122000056.0502922528553101.398.040.804.508.841.96.800-
1996Southern Oregon TimberjacNwstA-oak-S/R22057.711385001032.2393428426385301.9910.741.107.1610.471.46.000-
1997Visalia OaksCalifA+oak-S/R231152.99292270020138.2141624675012114001.389.150.453.257.852.42.688-
1998Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-ST241143.40212100000129.21096449479828001.457.570.285.485.691.04.733-
1998Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAoak-ST24246.60880000046.0453534624217001.498.741.174.664.080.88.333-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01384.24292900000175.115499831010310315001.467.880.515.275.271.00.619-
1999Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAoak-ST251383.46252503100161.0158686284911210001.288.810.452.736.252.29.619-
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak58S/R25017.4532100009.2121281793001.9711.170.936.528.381.29.0004.79
2000Omaha Golden SpikesPCLAAAkca-ST26595.32212100000108.01186964461887001.659.800.335.077.311.44.357-
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32Rel26018.10615001016.2231515010141001.9812.42--5.407.561.40.0003.25
2001Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca21Rel27374.02455400016296.0924943735755001.328.600.653.277.012.14.300-
2002Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca23ST289134.94292811010156.2182978613491044101.4710.460.752.815.972.12.409-
2004Camden RiversharksAtlInd-20ST30884.34232300000145.0163817013488414001.4610.120.812.985.211.75.500-
2005Camden RiversharksAtlInd--ST311533.39262600000172.2183726512481084001.349.540.632.505.632.25.833-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter027.86936001025.0352723117234001.9711.960.345.817.861.35.0000.68
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter54554.261911385341202867.08844784125337364160401.449.140.553.866.631.72.495-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter32414.57128874141172567.05953182893821840033101.439.410.603.456.331.83.438-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1143.40212100000129.21096449479828001.457.570.285.485.691.04.733-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1152.99292270020138.2141624675012114001.389.150.453.257.852.42.688-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter057.711385001032.2393428426385301.9910.741.107.1610.471.46.000-
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter23113.82494900000317.2346153135259619218001.399.800.712.725.442.00.676-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter28123.34605646100299.02451511112315527216101.347.370.694.678.191.75.700-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter018.10615001016.2231515010141001.9812.42--5.407.561.40.000-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter017.4532100009.2121281793001.9711.170.936.528.381.29.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0177.867525500080220.0292226192814219233001.9711.960.345.817.861.35.0000.68
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14144.264835131051220.0224121104139416215101.449.140.553.866.631.72.500-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1996Southern Oregon Timberjacks NwstA-oak22P13--131-54.8000.31------13100.017.1
1997Visalia Oaks CalifA+oak23P29--13263-4239.9291.34------29100.020.7
1998Huntsville Stars SouAAoak24P21--1416-230301.0001.43------21100.015.0
1998Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak24P8--88-116161.0002.00------8100.05.6
1999Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAoak25P25--1718133635.9721.40------25100.017.6
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25P3-9-11-21.5000.330.11-----3100.01.9
2000Omaha Golden Spikes PCLAAAkca26P21--11182-3129.9351.38------21100.014.7
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26P6-16-------------6100.03.7
2001Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca27P46--97321916.8420.35------45102.231.9
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca28P29--1421213735.9461.21------29100.020.1
2004Camden Riversharks AtlIndy-30P23--1326214139.9511.70------23100.018.4
2005Camden Riversharks AtlIndy-31P26--1825134443.9771.65------26100.018.6
Ind Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P49--3151348582.9651.67------490.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P9-25-11-21.5000.110.04-----90.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P129--597287139131.9421.02------1290.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P21--1416-230301.0001.43------210.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P29--13263-4239.9291.34------290.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--131-54.8000.31------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1996Southern Oregon Timberjacks NwstA-oak2213----------
1997Visalia Oaks CalifA+oak2329----------
1998Huntsville Stars SouAAoak2421----------
1998Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak248----------
1999Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAoak2525----------
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak253----------
2000Omaha Golden Spikes PCLAAAkca2621----------
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca266----------
2001Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca2746----------
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca2829----------
2004Camden Riversharks AtlInd-3023----------
2005Camden Riversharks AtlInd-3126----------

Awards [10]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
19931st Team College Freshman All-American (P) ... 2nd Team College All-American (SP) ... College Freshman of the Year ... College World Series All-Tournament Team (P) ... Southeastern Conference All-Conference Team (SP)5
1999Pacific Coast League All-Star (RHP) ... Triple A All-Star Team (SP)2
2005Atlantic League All-Star (RHP) ... Atlantic League Pitcher of the Year ... Independent Leagues All-Star (First Team SP)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2003-03-22Released by Pirates 
2003-01-21ContractSigned by Pirates 
2002-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
2000-02-18TradeTraded by Athletics to Royals for Jeremy Giambi. 
1996-06-19Contractsigned 
* 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

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1999Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25200,000-80742-1,454,491200,000200,000
2000Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll26175,000-79542-1,394,248200,000375,000
* 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