Signed Matt Laporta to MiLB Deal

The Orioles have signed OF/1B Matt Laporta to a minor league deal, according to Roch Kubatko of MASN.

Laporta, 29, has stumbled in his time in the majors with the Indians. He was one of the main prospects dealt in the deal that sent CC Sabathia from Cleveland to Milwaukee.

Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS plus_slugging_plus”>OPS+
2007 22 MIL-min A,Rk 30 130 115 22 35 9 0 12 31 0 1 8 30 .304 .369 .696 1.065
2008 23 MIL-CLE-min AA 101 433 362 62 101 24 2 22 74 2 1 49 75 .279 .386 .539 .924
2009 24 CLE-min AAA 93 393 338 63 101 23 2 17 60 1 3 42 56 .299 .388 .530 .917
2009 24 CLE AL 52 198 181 29 46 13 0 7 21 2 0 12 37 .254 .308 .442 .750 99
2010 25 CLE-min AAA 18 81 69 7 25 4 0 5 16 0 1 12 10 .362 .457 .638 1.094
2010 25 CLE AL 110 425 376 41 83 15 1 12 41 0 0 46 82 .221 .306 .362 .668 87
2011 26 CLE-min AAA 2 9 9 2 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 .444 .444 .778 1.222
2011 26 CLE AL 107 385 352 34 87 23 1 11 53 1 0 23 87 .247 .299 .412 .711 98
2012 27 CLE-min AAA 101 434 375 56 99 19 1 19 62 0 3 44 81 .264 .350 .472 .822
2012 27 CLE AL 22 60 58 2 14 2 0 1 5 0 0 1 17 .241 .267 .328 .594 67
2013 28 CLE-min AAA,Rk 57 236 205 30 51 13 0 14 40 0 0 26 40 .249 .331 .517 .848
4 Yrs 291 1068 967 106 230 53 2 31 120 3 0 82 223 .238 .301 .393 .694 92