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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Matthew Ryan Lawson
Stat Years
2005-2013
Height/Weight
6-0 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
2B (501) ... LF (22) ... 3B (18) ... SS (12) ... CF (4) ... 1B (1)
Draft Position
2B
Born Date/Place
1985-11-18 in Joplin, Missouri   [34.269]
High School
Carl Junction (Carl Junction,MO)
Colleges
Missouri State University (Springfield, Missouri)
Draft
Selected by the Texas Rangers in Round #14 (#440 overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Dustin Smith
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
TEX [4] CLE [3] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 56920 ... mlbam id: 518926
Relations
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2005Missouri StateMVCNCAA-1rpi 88---192bFr3788141940081041825001.216.266.261.52799234.102.045.2714.0418.184.500.00.0021.0
    2006Missouri StateMVCNCAA-1rpi 54---202bSo5522743751931282031435116300.330.392.454.84626110323.260.124.3815.3613.412.50227.00.3830.7
    2007Missouri StateMVCNCAA-1rpi 118---212bJr572303062103129175134333303.270.313.352.6652528114.191.082.3235.1617.063.31230.00.4022.6
    2007Spokane IndiansNwstA-tex-212b1562243266104227118164884201.295.360.402.7622549016.192.107.3646.3018.903.00112.00.7924.2
    2008Clinton LumberKingsMidwAtex-222b210036257911526251873579311102.251.322.354.67641212823.229.103.3068.5019.172.2660.31.4625.3
    2009Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+tex1232b313147869140262105785321271413804.293.350.418.76854520038.199.125.3725.8723.303.9747.81.8327.1
    2010Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex2242b476292488116573433376485339.277.371.438.80934512828.288.161.33010.7218.551.7341.72.0334.6
    2010West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAAsea2242b442166275310222231113141000.319.376.440.8161827314.199.121.3836.0417.032.8283.01.1026.4
    2011Akron AerosEastAAcle11252b5309092451170282212202.267.327.378.705103347.178.111.3337.7721.362.7590.00.9729.2
    2012Akron AerosEastAAcle11262b660196206417312374233064302.327.408.459.8672329021.265.132.3759.9112.931.30196.00.4332.8
    2013Akron AerosEastAAcle29272b75819530486132673263962203.246.349.333.6822316510.241.087.29011.2616.881.5065.01.3020.8
    2013Columbus ClippersILAAAcle45272b74514826349011761214434310.230.331.311.6421794610.257.081.31111.7324.582.10148.00.5629.4
    Minor League Totals598215131860111420332386334209484534624423.279.354.397.7512483854167.228.118.3438.4219.492.3265.21.3327.8
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals1495458715633626538831961614604.286.339.380.71961220741.206.094.3405.0715.693.10272.50.3326.3
    Minor: A- Totals562243266104227118164884201.295.360.402.7622549016.192.107.3646.3018.903.00112.00.7924.2
    Minor: A Totals10036257911526251873579311102.251.322.354.67641212823.229.103.3068.5019.172.2660.31.4625.3
    Minor: A+ Totals13147869140262105785321271413804.293.350.418.76854520038.199.125.3725.8723.303.9747.81.8327.1
    Minor: AA Totals2669391342705412141122013105186251410316.288.371.415.786109339080.247.127.3429.6117.021.7767.11.2829.6
    Minor: AAA Totals4514826349011761214434310.230.331.311.6421794610.257.081.31111.7324.582.10148.00.5629.4
    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 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

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2007Spokane IndiansNwstA-212B4500.078117920204195.9564.300.0060.080.41
    2008Clinton LumberKingsMidwA222B9600.01672541753438421.9614.400.0070.196.01
    2009Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+232B12600.02324101381655642.9805.100.0090.096.21
    2009Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+23CF300.04000441.0001.300.002.12.35
    2010Frisco RoughRidersTexAA242B6000.0125164636295289.9804.800.0043.278.91
    2010West Tenn Diamond JaxxSouAA242B3900.06693214161159.9884.100.0027.592.92
    2010West Tenn Diamond JaxxSouAA24SS200.02601881.0004.000.001.44.83
    2010Frisco RoughRidersTexAA24LF1300.02310024241.0001.800.009.417.15
    2010Frisco RoughRidersTexAA24CF100.03000331.0003.000.000.71.34
    2011Akron AerosEastAA252B2100.035472128482.9763.900.0014.870.03
    2011Akron AerosEastAA253B400.0640110101.0002.500.002.813.34
    2012Akron AerosEastAA262B5900.093179541277272.9824.600.0041.898.31
    2012Akron AerosEastAA263B100.00100111.0001.000.000.71.77
    2013Akron AerosEastAA271B100.02000221.0002.000.000.71.75
    2013Akron AerosEastAA272B2900.04092219134132.9854.600.0020.650.03
    2013Akron AerosEastAA273B1000.0318112221.9552.100.007.117.23
    2013Akron AerosEastAA27LF900.0181102019.9502.100.006.415.54
    2013Columbus ClippersILAAA272B2600.03369110103102.9903.900.0018.157.83
    2013Columbus ClippersILAAA273B300.02713109.9003.000.002.16.78
    2013Columbus ClippersILAAA27SS1000.01223143635.9723.500.006.922.23
    AAA Totals - (2B)26003369110103102.9903.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)3002713109.9003.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)10001223143635.9723.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)1002000221.0002.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)2080035957517122951934.9824.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)1500923123332.9702.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)2002601881.0004.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (LF)2200412104443.9772.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (CF)1003000331.0003.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)126002324101381655642.9805.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (CF)3004000441.0001.300.000.00.00
    A Totals - (2B)96001672541753438421.9614.400.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (2B)450078117920204195.9564.300.000.00.00
    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

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2007Minor---45-------
    2008Minor---96-------
    2009Minor---126---3---
    2010Minor---99-2131---
    2011Minor---214------
    2012Minor---591------
    2013Minor--15513109----
    Totals--15011812224---