Positions: First Baseman and Leftfielder
Bats: Right • Throws: Right
6-2, 215lb (188cm, 97kg)
Draft: Drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 14th round of the 2003 MLB June Amateur Draft from Charlotte HS (Punta Gorda, FL), the Boston Red Sox in the 14th round of the 2006 MLB June Amateur Draft from University of Florida (Gainesville, FL) and the Milwaukee Brewers in the 1st round (7th) of the 2007 MLB June Amateur Draft from University of Florida (Gainesville, FL).
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2009 season
Agents: Scott Boras
Full Name: Matthew Vincent LaPorta