Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Lawton Walter Witt
Stat Years
1916-1926  [mlb] 1916-1926
Height/Weight
5-7 / 150
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (729) ... SS (255) ... 2B (66) ... 3B (8)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1988-07-14 [92.290]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Bowdoin College (Brunswick, Maine)
Draft
MLB Debut
1916-04-12 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.197)
Service Time
Organizations
PHA [5] NYA [4] BRO [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 19860 ... retro id: wittw101 ... mlbam id: 124490
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed60Power45Contact56XBH42RBIs48Runs64Hitting66Durability75Team.428Ratings Explained
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

Career Batting Statistics

top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • College
  • Indy/Intl/+
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1916Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-20ss---1143563641381615236190557126000.245.315.337.65262619033.000.092.0008.7911.341.29281.50.3223.9
    1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-21ss---2128452621141340281206545013000.252.346.299.64553013517.000.047.00012.268.490.690.00.0014.9
    1919Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-23of-2b---3122460561231560331104626012000.267.334.326.66051815021.000.059.0008.885.020.570.00.0017.1
    1920Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-24of---465218297011312523271608000.321.396.413.8092539015.211.092.00010.676.320.59218.00.4021.4
    1921Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-25of---5154629100198311144516157752119000.315.390.418.80872626346.227.103.00010.617.160.68157.20.5523.2
    1922New York YankeesALMLBnya-26of---614052898157116440588929110000.297.400.364.76462819221.229.067.00014.174.620.33132.00.6413.4
    1923New York YankeesALMLBnya-27of---71465961131871810656276742319000.314.386.408.79468524334.198.094.0009.786.130.6399.30.8818.2
    1924New York YankeesALMLBnya-28of---814760088178265136974520015000.297.346.362.70866021732.143.065.0006.823.030.44600.00.1518.0
    1925New York YankeesALMLBnya-29of---93140982100116200000.200.304.300.60446123.250.100.00013.044.350.330.00.0037.5
    1926Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-30of---106385132211031012602000.259.351.294.64599252.000.035.00012.126.060.500.00.009.1
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)113941716321195144621830278414893097104000.287.362.364.72647711517224.203.077.30610.256.480.63231.70.3818.7
    American League Totals (9 yrs)107640866191173143611829977414773037102000.287.363.365.72846721492222.204.078.30710.216.490.64227.00.3918.9
    National League Totals (1 yrs)6385132211031012602000.259.351.294.64599252.188.035.27812.126.060.500.00.009.1
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (5 yrs)6122322311643863971676018270210358000.277.353.357.7102653828132.214.080.30210.187.920.78331.70.2620.5
    New York Yankees Totals (4 yrs)4641764308530572211132172320793444000.300.375.376.751201966490.190.076.31310.254.610.45160.40.5417.0
    Brooklyn Robins Totals (1 yrs)6385132211031012602000.259.351.294.64599252.188.035.27812.126.060.500.00.009.1
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1916Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB20SS14200.02994237859800722.9035.100.0092.899.31
    1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB213B600.0414101918.9473.000.003.94.74
    1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB21SS11100.01903543841582544.9354.900.0072.586.71
    1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB21OF700.0152101817.9442.400.004.65.58
    1919Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB232B5600.01321621525309294.9515.300.0040.045.91
    1919Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB233B200.01100221.0001.000.001.41.64
    1919Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB23OF5900.0134340141137.9722.300.0042.148.43
    1920Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB242B1000.02927255856.9665.600.006.515.43
    1920Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB24SS200.00100111.0000.500.001.33.16
    1920Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB24OF5000.0702307572.9601.400.0032.576.94
    1921Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB25OF15400.028815133316303.9592.000.00100.7100.01
    1922New York YankeesALMLB26OF13900.0312981329321.9762.300.0090.399.31
    1923New York YankeesALMLB27OF14400.03571484379371.9792.600.0094.798.62
    1924New York YankeesALMLB28OF14400.03621191382373.9762.600.0094.798.02
    1925New York YankeesALMLB29OF1000.01910020201.0002.000.006.532.36
    1926Brooklyn RobinsNLMLB30OF2200.0442415046.9202.100.0014.434.97
    MLB Totals - (2B)66001611891730367350.9545.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)800515102120.9522.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)2550048977811610013831267.9165.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)72900160159501017101660.9712.300.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1916MLB-----142-----
    1917MLB----6111---7-
    1919MLB---562----59-
    1920MLB---10-2---50-
    1921MLB---------154-
    1922MLB---------139-
    1923MLB---------144-
    1924MLB---------144-
    1925MLB---------10-
    1926MLB---------22-
    Totals---668255---729-