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Mike ThurmanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1992-2004 MLB Years: 1997-2002
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-244Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Richard Thurman
Height6-5Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 22,1973 [44.302]PlaceCorvallis,Oregon
High SchoolPhilomath (Philomath,OR)
CollegeOregon State University (Corvallis,OR)

DraftedSelected by the Montreal Expos [Team Picks] in the 1st round (31st overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$250,000Signing ScoutsDave Malpass
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-MON-#9
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1997 [24.042]
OrganizationsMON [8] NYA [3] Awards1
TBC Player ID392Retrosheet IDthurm002MLBAM ID123327
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts30Walks68Hittable37SO/BB53vsPower37Hitting4Durability43Team.481Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994Oregon State UniversityPac10NCAA-1ST201042.831715210200114.01093936036950001.278.58--2.837.482.64.714-
1994Vermont ExposNYPLA-mon-ST20015.4022000006.26441230001.208.101.352.704.051.50.000-
1995Albany PolecatsSALAmon-ST21385.47222202000110.01337967432777001.5010.850.332.616.282.41.273-
1996West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-ST22683.40191901000113.21225343323687101.289.660.241.825.382.96.429-
1996Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAmon-ST22315.11440100024.225141465140001.229.122.191.825.112.80.750-
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0993.71232302000137.01476757928827101.279.560.591.825.332.93.500-
1997Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAmon-ST23963.81202001000115.210254491630853001.147.941.242.336.612.83.600-
1997Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-ST23135.49440000019.217131219162101.327.780.464.127.321.78.250-
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01094.06242401000134.0119676117391015101.177.911.132.596.722.59.526-
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon51S/R23105.40523001011.28973480011.036.172.313.096.172.001.0006.37
1998Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-ST24773.41191900000105.210750401349765201.489.111.114.176.471.55.500-
1998Montreal ExposNLMLBmon35ST24454.7014131001067.0603835726323031.288.060.943.494.301.23.4444.84
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon35ST257114.05292720010146.214084661752854171.318.591.043.195.221.63.3894.69
2000Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+mon-ST26112.08330000013.014331060001.089.690.69--4.150.00.500-
2000Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAmon-Rel26004.1510100004.04220310001.628.31--6.232.080.33--
2000Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-ST26037.71440000016.02314141980001.9612.670.554.964.410.89.000-
2000Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0145.08871000033.2411919212150001.5710.960.533.214.011.25.200-
2000Montreal ExposNLMLBmon35ST26496.4217170000088.01126963946522031.7911.410.924.695.301.13.3084.95
2001Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+mon-ST27100.0011011005.02000030000.403.60----5.400.001.000-
2001Montreal ExposNLMLBmon35ST279115.33282620000147.017290872150968061.5110.531.293.065.881.92.4504.74
2002Columbus ClippersILAAAnya36ST28733.5212120000076.2833430814511001.279.740.941.645.993.64.700-
2002New York YankeesALMLBnya53Rel28105.1812210006033.0452119212230011.7312.270.553.276.271.921.0003.54
2003Columbus ClippersILAAAnya35S/R29774.79261214002194.011556501123741001.4711.011.052.207.093.22.500-
2004Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-Rel300015.4320200002.05441220003.0019.293.867.717.711.00--
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter26365.0510587180090492.253731127759190296171211.479.791.083.465.401.56.4191.64
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter45484.22139122176121703.07583803326620148426401.359.640.842.566.152.41.484-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter22234.296751160021312.2350171150351062279301.4510.011.003.036.492.14.489-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1274.04252412000143.2131706522381003001.178.151.372.366.222.63.632-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter893.14232302100131.21385646423777101.229.430.271.575.263.35.471-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter385.47222202000110.01337967432777001.5010.850.332.616.282.41.273-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter015.4022000006.26441230001.208.101.352.704.051.50.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1042.831715210200114.01093936036950001.278.58--2.837.482.64.714-
Montreal Expos Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter25365.04938580030459.249229025857178273171201.459.611.113.485.331.53.410-
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105.1812210006033.0452119212230011.7312.270.553.276.271.921.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12165.05473980040220.023913912326851328091.479.791.083.465.401.56.4291.64
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14154.22433852010220.023611810321621508101.359.640.842.566.152.41.483-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAmon-p232013221002000600000.154.154.231.3853113.286.077.077.1660.0046.150.000.000.0050.00
1997Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-p2345000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2418221002000900000.111.111.167.2783118.222.056.056.1200.0050.000.000.000.0050.00
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon51p2352110000000101000.500.500.5001.0001031.000.000.000.4500.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1998Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-p241911000000002301000.000.154.000.1540014.000.000.182.11014.2921.431.500.000.000.00
1998Montreal ExposNLMLBmon35p2414231000000021702000.000.080.000.0800027.000.000.087.0577.4162.968.500.000.000.00
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon35p2526401100000013114000.025.071.025.0961046.111.000.025.0572.1767.3931.000.000.000.00
2000Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-p2641000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.36150.0050.001.000.000.000.00
2000Montreal ExposNLMLBmon35p2617243100000021706000.042.115.042.1571032.143.000.083.0906.2553.138.500.000.000.00
2001Montreal ExposNLMLBmon35p2727420100000022703000.024.068.024.0921047.067.000.048.0524.2657.4513.500.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter8913164000000793116000.031.086.031.11740155.105.000.053.0004.5260.0013.290.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter47302210020031301000.067.152.100.2523134.118.033.133.0008.8238.244.330.000.0050.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2717000000003701000.000.150.000.1500021.000.000.176.00014.2933.332.330.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2013221002000600000.154.154.231.3853113.286.077.077.0000.0046.150.000.000.0050.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter8913164000000793116000.031.086.031.11740155.105.000.053.0004.5260.0013.290.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16223811700000013169229000.031.086.031.11770282.105.000.053.0004.5260.0013.290.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16210377300700104503000.067.152.100.252103117.118.033.133.0008.8238.244.330.000.0050.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1994Vermont Expos NYPLA-mon20P2--2---221.0001.00------2100.02.7
1995Albany Polecats SALAmon21P22--1014-124241.0001.09------22100.015.7
1996West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon22P19--1115212826.9291.37------19100.014.1
1996Harrisburg Senators EastAAmon22P4--12--331.0000.75------4100.02.8
1997Harrisburg Senators EastAAmon23P20--1616--32321.0001.60------20100.014.1
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon23P4--22--441.0001.00------4100.02.9
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon23P5-11-4--441.0000.800.36-----5100.03.1
1998Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon24P19--312-115151.0000.79------19100.013.3
1998Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24P14-67112--13131.0000.930.19-----14100.08.6
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25P29-1469121-2221.9550.720.14-----29100.017.9
2000Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mon26P3---3--331.0001.00------3100.02.1
2000Harrisburg Senators EastAAmon26P1---------------1100.00.7
2000Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon26P4---3--331.0000.75------4100.02.8
2000Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26P17-88-123-1512.8000.710.14-----17100.010.5
2001Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mon27P1---------------1100.00.7
2001Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27P28-1471018112928.9661.000.19-----28100.017.3
2002Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28P12--512--17171.0001.42------12100.08.5
2002New York YankeesALMLBnya28P12-3333--661.0000.500.18-----12100.07.5
2003Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya29P26--120122221.9550.81------26100.018.1
2004Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya30P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P105-4922361518984.9440.800.17-----1050.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P67--1150136261.9840.91------670.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P25--1718--35351.0001.40------250.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P23--1118213129.9351.26------230.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P22--1014-124241.0001.09------220.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--2---221.0001.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1994Vermont Expos NYPLA-mon202----------
1995Albany Polecats SALAmon2122----------
1996West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon2219----------
1996Harrisburg Senators EastAAmon224----------
1997Harrisburg Senators EastAAmon2320----------
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon234----------
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon235----------
1998Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon2419----------
1998Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2414----------
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2529----------
2000Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mon263----------
2000Harrisburg Senators EastAAmon261----------
2000Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon264----------
2000Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2617----------
2001Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mon271----------
2001Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2728----------
2002Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya2812----------
2002New York YankeesALMLBnya2812----------
2003Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya2926----------
2004Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya302----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2005Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-Minornya31Pitching Coach765224.684--0Andy StankiewiczLeague Champions
2007New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya33Scout - Pacific Northwest1629468.5802.02Joe TorreLost in ALDS (Cleveland)
2008New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya34Scout - Pacific Northwest1628973.5498.03Joe Girardi
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1994Pac-10 Conference All-Conference (SP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-03-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
2003-10-07Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-03-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
2003-03-20Released by Indians. 
2003-01-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
2002-10-11Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-03-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
2001-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-06-26InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-05-24InjuredDisabled -- hair-line fracture to his right thumb 
1994-06-17Contractsigned 
* 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
1994Montreal Expos-20250,000-------250,000Signing Bonus out of 1994 Draft (1st round - 31st overall)
1997Montreal ExposTeam Payroll23150,000-76628-1,182,177150,000400,000
1998Montreal ExposTeam Payroll24170,500-81026111,276,192170,000570,500
1999Montreal ExposTeam Payroll25212,500-72826201,454,491200,000783,000
2000Montreal ExposTeam Payroll26267,500-59416351,394,248200,0001,050,500
2001Montreal ExposTeam Payroll27300,000-57318371,897,758200,0001,350,500
2002New York YankeesTeam Payroll28200,000-75731-2,011,045200,0001,550,500
* 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