Lew Ford #20

  • LF
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 0"/200

Lew Ford MLB Career Stats

AVG HR RBI SB OPS
.268 35 176 48 .744

Lew Ford Bio

  • Full Name: Jon Lewis Ford
  • Born: 8/12/1976 in Port Neches, TX
  • Draft: 1999, Boston Red Sox, 12th rd. (379th overall)
  • College: Dallas Baptist
  • Debut: May 29, 2003
View More Bio Info +
Year AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP OPS
MLB Career Stats 1585 235 425 35 176 48 .268 .345 .744

Stats

vs.
Note: Opponent can be found on current team or on team when both players met.
LOADING...

Lew Ford Stats

Lew Ford Advanced Stats

Lew Ford Statcast Events

Awards

Lew Ford Awards

AL Player of the Week

Week Team League
08/21/2005 Minnesota AL

EAS Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2002 New Britain EAS

Lew Ford Leaderboards

Batting Average

Season AVG Rank
2004 .299 18th in AL

Stolen Bases

Season SB Rank
2004 20 11th in AL
2005 13 25th in AL

On-base Percentage

Season OBP Rank
2004 .381 14th in AL

Walks

Season BB Rank
2004 67 24th in AL

Hits

Season H Rank
2004 170 22nd in AL

Triples

Season 3B Rank
2004 4 22nd in AL

Games Played

Season G Rank
2004 154 14th in AL

Plate Appearances

Season PA Rank
2004 658 21st in AL

Caught Stealing

Season CS Rank
2005 6 16th in AL

Hit by Pitch

Season HBP Rank
2004 13 6th in AL
2005 16 5th in AL

Lew Ford Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
July 10, 2015 Toros de Tijuana signed free agent OF Lew Ford.
August 26, 2013 Bowie Baysox released LF Lew Ford.
August 13, 2013 LF Lew Ford assigned to Bowie Baysox from Norfolk Tides.
August 8, 2013 Norfolk Tides sent LF Lew Ford on a rehab assignment to GCL Orioles.
May 12, 2013 Lew Ford roster status changed by Norfolk Tides.
April 14, 2013 LF Lew Ford assigned to Norfolk Tides from Bowie Baysox.
April 4, 2013 Lew Ford assigned to Bowie Baysox from Norfolk Tides.
November 14, 2012 Baltimore Orioles signed free agent LF Lew Ford to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
November 2, 2012 Baltimore Orioles sent Lew Ford outright to Norfolk Tides.
July 29, 2012 Baltimore Orioles selected the contract of Lew Ford from Norfolk Tides.
June 9, 2012 Lew Ford roster status changed by Norfolk Tides.
June 6, 2012 Norfolk Tides placed OF Lew Ford on the temporarily inactive list.
May 18, 2012 Baltimore Orioles signed free agent OF Lew Ford to a minor league contract.
May 18, 2012 OF Lew Ford assigned to Norfolk Tides.
May 10, 2010 Guerreros de Oaxaca released OF Lew Ford.
March 23, 2010 OF Lew Ford assigned to Guerreros de Oaxaca.
November 9, 2009 OF Lew Ford elected free agency.
August 25, 2009 Louisville Bats signed OF Lew Ford.
September 4, 2007 Minnesota Twins activated LF Lew Ford.
August 11, 2006 Minnesota Twins activated LF Lew Ford from the 15-day disabled list.
April 10, 2004 Minnesota Twins activated LF Lew Ford.
March 30, 2004 Minnesota Twins reassigned CF Lew Ford to the minor leagues.
September 2, 2003 Minnesota Twins activated CF Lew Ford from the 15-day disabled list.
March 14, 2003 Minnesota Twins reassigned CF Lew Ford to the minor leagues.
November 18, 2002 Minnesota Twins activated CF Lew Ford.

Jon Lewis Ford Bio Info

Originally selected by Boston in the 12th round of the 1999 First Year Player Draft out of Dallas Baptist University...Graduated from Port Neches-Groves HS (Port Neches, TX). 2012 Played in first ML game since 9/30/07 on 7/29 after contract selected earlier in the day ... Had two hits including a home run, two RBI and a stolen base September 8 vs. NYY ... It was his first multi-RBI game since June 30, 2007, when he had three @DET as a member of MIN...Also his first SB since July 31, 2007 ... Homered in consecutive games August 27-28 for the first time since August 19-21, 2005, when he homered in three straight ... On August 27 vs. CWS, hit first big league home run since July 29, 2007 ... Collected first Orioles hit July 31 @NYY, his first MLB hit since September 21, 2007 (went 1,774 days between MLB hits) ... Batted .331/.390/.550 with 11 HR & 40 RBI in 62 games (242 AB) for the Tides after playing for Independent Long Island Ducks. 2011 Played 72 games with Long Island of the Independent League, hitting .318 with 21 doubles, 10 home runs and 45 RBI. 2010 Played 39 games with Oaxaca of the Mexican League, hitting .314 with a .418 on-base percentage...Collected three RBI in four separate contests. 2009 Began the season with Long Island of the Independent League before signing a minor league contract with the Reds on August 25...Played in 11 games with Triple-A Louisville and collected four RBI on September 2 vs. Columbus. 2008 Played 47 games for Hanshin of the Japanese League, hitting seven doubles and three home runs. 2007 Disabled with surgery to repair torn meniscus in right knee, March 23...began rehab assignment at Triple-A Rochester, April 29...reinstated from rehab assignment and activated from disabled list, May 11...had career-high four rbi, June 17 vs. Milwaukee...went 2-for-4 with a home run and three rbi, June 30 at Detroit...optioned to Rochester, August 4 and appeared in 22 games for the Red Wings...hit safely in nine games, going 14-for-32 (.438), from August 8-17...recalled September 4. 2006 Hit first home run since August 21, 2005 (a span of 151 at-bats), April 21 at Chicago . . . hit safely in 6 consecutive games, April 21-27 . . . had game-winning walk-off homer in 10th inning, May 28 vs. Seattle . . . fourth career 4-hit game, June 7 at Seattle . . . was 6-11 (.545) in 3 games, July 6-9 . . . disabled with right external oblique strain, July 14 . . . began rehab assignment at Rochester, August 3 . . . returned from rehab assignment and reinstated from disabled list, August 11 . . . recorded two hits and scored a run August 16 vs. Cleveland . . . homered and went 2-4, September 26 vs. Kansas City. 2005 Was 7-18 (.389) in 5 games, April 9-14 . . . hit safely in 8 of 9 games, going 14-36 (.389), April 19-30 . . . 3rd career 4-hit game and game-winning rbi single in 10th inning, April 21 vs. Kansas City . . . had game-winning rbi single in 9th inning, April 26 at Kansas City . . . had game-winning rbi single in 11th inning, April 28 at Kansas City . . . had 6-game hit-streak, going 10-21 (.476), May 19-24 . . . hit safely in 8 of 9 games, going 12-34 (.353), May 26-June 4 . . . hit safely in 6 of 7 games, June 15-22 . . . was 10-28 (.357) in 7 games, July 31-August 6 . . . had game-winning rbi triple in 9th inning, August 3 vs. Oakland . . . hit safely in 8 consecutive games, going 13-37 (.351), August 14-21 . . . tied season-high 3 rbi, August 21 vs. Seattle . . . season-high 10-game hit-streak, going 14-35 (.400), August 28-September 7 . . . was 10-30 (.333) in 9 games, September 22-October 2 . . . led club in games and doubles, tied for lead in triples, was second in at-bats and runs, tied for second in stolen bases and was third in hits and walks . . . tied for fifth in league in hit-by-pitch and tied for 7th in outfield assists. 2004 Began season at Rochester . . . recalled April 10 . . . hit safely in 8 consecutive games, going 15-27 (.556), April 14-22 . . . had 13 rbi in 6 games, April 16-22 . . . hit safely in 8 of 9 games, going 13-37 (.351), April 27-May 7 . . . had 9-game hit-streak, going 11-32 (.344), May 26-June 3 . . . first-career leadoff homer, June 3 vs. Tampa Bay . . . hit safely in 13 of 14 games, June 5- 20 . . . hit safely in 12 of 14 games, going 20-56 (.357), June 23-July 7 . . . homered in consecutive games, July 17-18 . . . was 9-19 (.474) in 5 games, July 17-21 . . . had 7-game hit-streak, going 10-30 (.333), July 25-August 3 . . . hit safely in 10 of 11 games, going 15-38 (.395), August 12-23 . . . was 7-17 (.412) in 5 games, September 1-6 . . . had career-high 11-game hit-streak, going 17-45 (.378), September 13-24 . . . tied season-high 3 rbi, September 24 at Cleveland . . . second career 4-hit game, October 2 vs. Cleveland . . . batted .293 (51-174) with 8 homers vs. lefthanders and .301 (119-395) with 7 homers vs. righthanders . . . was 44-139 (.317) with runners in scoring position . . . led club in games, runs and hits, tied for second in doubles and was third in rbi. 2003 Began season at Rochester ...hit safely in 9 of 11 games, April 3-17 ...was 15-26 (.577)in 6 games,April 26-May 2 ... tied season-high 4 hits,season-high 6 rbi and had 2 homer game, May 2 at Charlotte ...season-high 8-game hit-streak,going 14- 30 (.467),May 9-18 ....recalled,made major league debut and singled off Shigetoshi Hasegawa for first major league hit,May 29 vs.Seattle ...hit first big league homer off Shigetoshi Hasegawa, June 1 vs.Seattle ...season-high 4 hits,June 12 vs.Colorado .. .had season-high 6-game hit-streak,going 10-19 (.526),June 12- 19 ...season-high 3 rbi,June 16 at Kansas City ...disabled with hairline fracture in right forearm,July 14 -September 1 ...began rehab assignment at Rochester,August 21...reinstated from rehab assignment,September 2. 2002 Was 9-23 (.391) with 7 runs, 3 hr and 5 rbi as Twins' Minor League Player of the Week, May 25-31...Twin's Minor League Player of the Month in May, hitting .319 in 29 games, with 8 2b's, 9 hr and 24 rbi...named Eastern League Player of the Week, June 24-30...was 1-for-4 with 1 run and 1 rbi for AL in Double-A All-Star Game, July 10...named to Baseball America's Midseason Double-A All-Star team...led New Britain in batting, runs, slugging and OBP, was second in home runs and third in hits, doubles, walks and stolen bases...was fourth in Eastern League in slugging and fifth in OBP and runs...promoted to Edmonton, July 15...reached base safely in 24 consecutive games, July 30-August 24...named PCL Playoff MVP going 15-34 (.441) with 10 runs, 2 hr and 7 rbi...led all minor leagues in runs for the second time in three seasons...was second in minor leagues in hits and third in total bases...named to Eastern League Postseason All-Star team and Baseball America's All-Minor League second team...led organization in runs and hits, was second in steals, third in walks and fourth in total bases...won Sherry Robertson Award as Twins' Minor League Player of the Year...ranked best defensive outfielder in Eastern League and twenty-sixth best outfield prospect in all minor leagues by Baseball America... 2001 Began season at Ft. Myers...Twins' Minor League Player of the Week, going 13-28 (.464) with 10 runs, June 9-15...led Ft. Myers in stolen bases, was second in batting and third in doubles, slugging (.392) and OBP...promoted to New Britain, June 21... 2000 Hit three homers, May 13 vs. Macon...set club record with 11 triples...was third in South Atlantic League in hits and doubles and fifth in stolen bases...was fifth in batting among Class-A outfielders...led all minor leagues in runs...named top defensive outfielder in Class-A by Baseball America.