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Rich ThompsonHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1994 MLB Years: 1985-1990
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PositionsP-402Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Neil Thompson
Height6-3Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 1,1958 [59.109]PlaceNew York,New York
CollegeAmherst College (Amherst,MA)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians in the 8th round (192nd overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 28,1985 [26.178]
OrganizationsCLE [6] MON [3] KCA [1] MIL [1] NYA [1] TEX [1] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18875Retrosheet IDthomr002MLBAM ID123299
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts35Walks59Hittable40SO/BB51vsPower40Hitting2Durability57Team.504Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1980Batavia TrojansNYPLA-cle-Rel21200.75707000112.0123106162001.509.00--4.5012.002.671.000-
1981Waterloo IndiansMidwAcle-S/R22564.132816123061122.0112675695510914001.378.260.664.068.041.98.455-
1982Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcle-R/CL23764.045005000421278.06939351036556001.357.961.154.156.351.53.538-
1983Buffalo BisonsEastAAcle-R/CL24372.864304300321378.2673325746617001.447.670.805.266.981.33.300-
1984Buffalo BisonsEastAAcle-R/CL25973.3551249002810104.29648397478112001.378.250.604.046.961.72.563-
1985Maine GuidesILAAAcle-Rel26001.0040400219.06110220000.896.00--2.002.001.00--
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle41Rel26386.30570570024580.0956356848306261.7910.690.905.403.380.63.2735.26
1986Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-Rel27117.3023122006140.2473533418247001.6010.400.893.985.311.33.500-
1987Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-Rel28105.2315015006131.0352018511273001.4810.161.453.197.842.451.000-
1987Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-Rel28009.58505002010.01412112720002.0312.191.746.101.740.29--
1987Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-Rel28004.5020200004.06220231002.0013.50--4.506.751.50--
1987Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAA--Rel0106.1522022008145.0553431720324001.6510.921.393.976.351.601.000-
1988Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-S/R29354.1520812315080.0874437417533001.299.750.451.905.943.12.375-
1988Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-S/R29672.9017125414296.0943631215461001.138.780.191.404.303.07.462-
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--S/R09123.463720177292176.21818068632994001.219.220.311.635.043.09.429-
1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-ST30962.06232303200161.01464637337731001.138.140.172.064.071.97.600-
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon48Rel30022.1819118009033.027118211150121.157.360.553.004.091.36.0003.82
1990Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-Rel31325.4715114008024.2311615310143001.6611.311.093.655.111.40.600-
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon48Rel31000.0010100101.01000000001.009.00------0.00-2.81
1991Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-Rel32033.5510010008312.2137502110001.189.24--1.427.825.50.000-
1991Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-Rel32026.5116016009027.2472620111161002.1015.290.333.585.201.45.000-
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--Rel0055.58260260017339.0603325113271001.8113.390.222.906.022.08.000-
1994Winnipeg GoldeyesNorthernInd-S/R35117.85651000028.245272548130001.8514.131.262.514.081.63.500-
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3105.057717600345114.012374641059456381.609.710.794.663.550.76.2312.11
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter49523.693296326613415845889.08824353665732259361001.358.890.573.245.971.84.485-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter19183.44100376373294361.2377162139139517814001.309.330.322.354.411.87.514-
AA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter23283.87194101843112339393.23812031703516629031001.388.670.803.786.601.75.451-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter564.132816123061122.0112675695510914001.378.260.664.068.041.98.455-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter200.75707000112.0123106162001.509.00--4.5012.002.671.000-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter117.85651000028.245272548130001.8514.131.262.514.081.63.500-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter386.30570570024580.0956356848306261.7910.690.905.403.380.63.273-
Montreal Expos Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter022.12201190010034.028118211150121.157.410.532.913.971.36.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings6195.051492147006610220.02371431241911487126151.609.710.794.663.550.76.2402.11
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12133.69811665313911220.021710790147914615001.358.890.573.245.971.84.480-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1982Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcle-p23501000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-p3023170000000041102000.000.190.000.1900023.000.000.235.13417.3947.832.750.000.000.00
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon48p30192000000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23533.3333.331.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter192000000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.00033.3333.331.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter73180000000041102000.000.182.000.1820024.000.000.222.00016.6745.832.750.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter23170000000041102000.000.190.000.1900023.000.000.235.00017.3947.832.750.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter501000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter192000000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.00033.3333.331.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16217000000009900000.000.333.000.3330026.000.000.500.00033.3333.331.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162400000000092404000.000.182.000.1820053.000.000.222.00016.6745.832.750.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Batavia Trojans NYPLA-cle21P7--11-1221.0000.29------7100.09.6
1981Waterloo Indians MidwAcle22P28--1123423834.8951.21------28100.020.6
1982Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcle23P50--4132-1917.8950.34------50100.035.0
1983Buffalo Bisons EastAAcle24P43--2131-1615.9380.35------43100.030.9
1984Buffalo Bisons EastAAcle25P51--423333027.9000.53------51100.036.7
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26P57-802731129.7500.160.11-----57100.035.2
1986Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil27P23--24-1661.0000.26------23100.016.7
1987Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon28P15---21-32.6670.13------15100.010.4
1987Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya28P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.03.6
1987Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28P2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1988Memphis Chicks SouAAkca29P20--3183-2421.8751.05------20100.014.0
1988Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29P17--815322623.8851.35------17100.012.0
1989Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon30P23--1134214745.9571.96------23100.015.8
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30P19-33-4--441.0000.210.12-----19100.011.7
1990Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon31P15--48--12121.0000.80------15100.010.3
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31P1-1-------------1100.00.6
1991Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor32P10---2--221.0000.20------10100.06.9
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex32P16---9-1991.0000.56------16100.011.1
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P77-114211311613.8130.170.11-----770.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P96--26705510196.9501.00------960.00.0
AA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P194--13721039585.8950.44------1940.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P28--1123423834.8951.21------280.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--11-1221.0000.29------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Batavia Trojans NYPLA-cle217----------
1981Waterloo Indians MidwAcle2228----------
1982Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcle2350----------
1983Buffalo Bisons EastAAcle2443----------
1984Buffalo Bisons EastAAcle2551----------
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2657----------
1986Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil2723----------
1987Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon2815----------
1987Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya285----------
1987Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya282----------
1988Memphis Chicks SouAAkca2920----------
1988Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca2917----------
1989Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon3023----------
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3019----------
1990Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon3115----------
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon311----------
1991Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor3210----------
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex3216----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1990-09-04Released by Expos. 
1989-03-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1989-03-01Released by Royals. 
1987-08-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1987-07-01Released by Expos. 
1987-06-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1987-05-18Released by Yankees. 
1987-03-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1986-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-12-16TradeTraded by Indians to Brewers for Scott Roberts. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2660,000-51634-370,78060,00060,000
1989Montreal ExposTeam Payroll3068,000-6083016429,80262,500128,000
1990Montreal ExposTeam Payroll31104,500-6252211515,727100,000232,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red