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Matthew Lecroy DH

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG DRC+ WARP
10 1539 .260 .326 .440 101 1.9
Birth Date12-13-1975
Height6' 2"
Weight225 lbs
Age43 years, 10 months, 30 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA H 2B 3B HR BB SO HBP SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ DRAA BRR FRAA BWARP
2000 MIN 24 56 190 29 10 0 5 17 38 2 0 0 .174 .254 .323 72 -6.2 -1.4 -2.9 -0.1
2001 MIN 25 15 42 17 5 0 3 0 8 1 0 1 .425 .429 .775 106 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.1
2002 MIN 26 63 196 47 11 1 7 13 38 0 0 2 .260 .306 .448 93 -0.9 -0.9 0.2 0.1
2003 MIN 27 107 374 99 19 0 17 25 82 4 0 1 .287 .342 .490 114 7.8 -3.0 -1.5 0.9
2004 MIN 28 88 287 71 14 0 9 16 60 5 0 0 .269 .321 .424 86 -4.4 -2.5 -1.1 -0.2
2005 MIN 29 101 350 79 5 0 17 41 85 4 0 0 .260 .354 .444 124 10.2 -3.9 -0.3 1.0
2006 WAS 30 39 80 16 3 0 2 11 17 1 0 0 .239 .350 .373 90 -0.7 -0.1 -0.8 0.1
2007 MIN 31 7 20 3 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 .150 .150 .200 55 -1.1 0.1 -0.4 -0.1
Career4761539361681601233321704.260.326.4401015.3-11.6-6.71.9

Statistics for All Levels

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YEAR Team Lg LG G PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
1998 FTW A MDW 0 267 .000 .000 .000 .310 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 FTM A+ FSL 0 225 .000 .000 .000 .320 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 SLC AAA PCL 0 13 .000 .000 .000 .500 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 FTM A+ FSL 0 378 .000 .000 .000 .279 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 SLC AAA PCL 0 125 .000 .000 .000 .299 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 MIN MLB AL 56 190 .281 .354 .451 .189 90 -13.7 6.0 3.1 72 14 -2.9 -1.4 -6.2 -0.1
2000 NBR AA EAS 0 230 .000 .000 .000 .298 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 SLC AAA PCL 0 69 .000 .000 .000 .306 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 MIN MLB AL 15 42 .280 .351 .451 .467 101 7 1.3 -0.6 106 20 0.0 0.2 0.5 0.1
2001 EDM AAA PCL 101 441 .000 .000 .000 .391 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 MIN MLB AL 63 196 .260 .324 .414 .290 95 1 5.6 -3 93 13 0.2 -0.9 -0.9 0.1
2002 EDM AAA PCL 46 199 .000 .000 .000 .383 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 MIN MLB AL 107 374 .269 .330 .428 .333 101 7.7 10.2 -4.2 114 11 -1.5 -3.0 7.8 0.9
2004 MIN MLB AL 88 287 .263 .331 .426 .315 102 -2.5 8.5 -2.7 86 11 -1.1 -2.5 -4.4 -0.2
2005 MIN MLB AL 101 350 .261 .320 .411 .305 97 9.9 10.1 -6.2 124 9 -0.3 -3.9 10.2 1.0
2006 WAS MLB NL 39 80 .274 .341 .439 .286 91 -0.2 2.4 0.4 90 16 -0.8 -0.1 -0.7 0.1
2006 NWO AAA PCL 5 15 .286 .345 .442 .364 82 -1 0.4 -0.3 64 0 0.2 -1.0 -0.6 -0.1
2007 MIN MLB AL 7 20 .251 .309 .390 .188 102 -2.6 0.6 0.2 55 15 -0.4 0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2007 ROC AAA INT 80 281 .263 .330 .401 .230 92 -15.4 7.9 -2.3 65 0 -3.1 -2.7 -9.6 -0.9

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team lvl LG PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO SF SH
1998 FTM A+ FSL 225 200 32 61 9 1 12 108 51 21 35 2 1 .305 .382 .540 .235 0 0
1998 SLC AAA PCL 13 13 2 4 1 0 2 11 4 0 7 0 0 .308 .308 .846 .538 0 0
1998 FTW A MDW 267 225 33 62 17 1 9 108 40 34 45 0 0 .276 .390 .480 .204 0 0
1999 FTM A+ FSL 378 333 54 93 20 1 20 175 69 42 51 0 1 .279 .365 .526 .246 0 0
1999 SLC AAA PCL 125 119 23 36 4 1 10 72 30 5 22 0 1 .303 .336 .605 .303 0 0
2000 MIN MLB AL 190 167 18 29 10 0 5 54 17 17 38 0 0 .174 .254 .323 .150 3 1
2000 SLC AAA PCL 69 65 15 20 5 0 5 40 15 4 11 0 0 .308 .348 .615 .308 0 0
2000 NBR AA EAS 230 195 33 55 12 1 10 99 38 29 34 0 0 .282 .391 .508 .226 0 0
2001 EDM AAA PCL 441 396 53 130 17 0 20 207 80 36 95 0 2 .328 .393 .523 .194 0 0
2001 MIN MLB AL 42 40 6 17 5 0 3 31 12 0 8 0 1 .425 .429 .775 .350 1 0
2002 EDM AAA PCL 199 174 36 61 7 1 12 106 50 17 34 2 0 .351 .421 .609 .259 0 0
2002 MIN MLB AL 196 181 19 47 11 1 7 81 27 13 38 0 2 .260 .306 .448 .188 2 0
2003 MIN MLB AL 374 345 39 99 19 0 17 169 64 25 82 0 1 .287 .342 .490 .203 0 0
2004 MIN MLB AL 287 264 25 71 14 0 9 112 39 16 60 0 0 .269 .321 .424 .155 2 0
2005 MIN MLB AL 350 304 33 79 5 0 17 135 50 41 85 0 0 .260 .354 .444 .184 1 0
2006 NWO AAA PCL 15 15 0 4 1 0 0 5 2 0 4 0 0 .267 .267 .333 .067 0 0
2006 WAS MLB NL 80 67 5 16 3 0 2 25 9 11 17 0 0 .239 .350 .373 .134 1 0
2007 ROC AAA INT 281 247 12 48 12 0 3 69 25 26 48 0 0 .194 .284 .279 .085 0 0
2007 MIN MLB AL 20 20 1 3 1 0 0 4 0 0 4 0 0 .150 .150 .200 .050 0 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2004-04-08 2004-05-11 15-DL 33 27 Right Trunk Strain Rib Cage -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2007 MIN $500,000
2006 WAS $850,000
2005 MIN $750,000
2004 MIN $340,000
2003 MIN $312,500
2000 MIN $200,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$2,952,500
6 yrTotal$2,952,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
5 y 40 d

Details
  • released 3/08 sent to minor-league camp 3/16/08
  • signed as a free agent from MIN 2/15/08 (minor-league contract)
  • refused assignment Triple-A 10/11/07
  • contract purchased 9/10/07 signed as a free agent from WAS 1/07, 1 year/$0.5M (07) (minor-league contract)
  • re-signed 8/06 (minor-league contract) designated for assignment 7/06 signed as a free agent from MIN 2/06, 1 year/$0.85M (06)+$0.25M bonuses ($50K 120 games & $25K each 80,85,90,95,100,105,110,115 g)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 10/05 re-signed 12/04, 1 year/$0.75M (05)
  • 1 year/$0.34M (04) 1 year/$0.3125M (03) recalled 8/02 5/02 optioned to Triple-A 5/02 recalled 4/02 optioned to Triple-A 4/02 recalled 4/02 optioned to Triple-A 3/02 signed 3/02
  • contract purchased 9/01

2019 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ VORP FRAA WARP
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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year lvl CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
2000 mlb -.003 -1.6 2081 .001 -0.7 26 .006 .003 -0.1 -2.5 -2.9
2001 mlb .001 0.0 42 .000 0.0 2 -.005 .003 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 mlb .003 0.1 134 .000 0.0 0 .000 .001 0.0 0.1 0.2
2003 mlb -.006 -1.2 769 .000 0.1 18 .013 .004 -0.1 -1.3 -1.5
2004 mlb .005 0.8 624 .000 0.1 15 .022 .001 -0.2 0.7 -1.1
2005 mlb .000 0.0 0 .000 0.0 0 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 -0.3
2006 mlb .003 0.4 457 .000 0.0 19 .074 .016 -0.9 -0.5 -0.8
2007 aaa -.008 -1.8 780 .000 -0.1 21 -.028 .004 0.4 -1.5 -3.1
2007 mlb -.002 -0.1 169 .000 0.0 5 .066 .002 -0.2 -0.3 -0.4

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