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Jim Thome AS-5AW-25

+ Played between 1990-2012 Reached MLB Status: Retired
Biography Data
Positions: 1B-1105, 3B-846, DH-817, SS-40
Proper Name: James Howard Thome
Born: August 27, 1970 (44.216)
Place Peoria, Illinois
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 220 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School: Limestone Community (Bartonville,IL)
College: Illinois Central College
Drafted: 1989 -- 13th round (331st overall) by Cleveland Indians (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 4,1991 (21.008)
TBC Player ID:395
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-08-02 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[1992]MLB #51 CLE #4 [1991]MLB #93 CLE #4
Recent Contract:Signed to minor league contract by Cleveland Indians (2014-08-02)
Organizations:CLE, PHI, CHA, LAN, MIN, BAL
Signed by:Tom Couston
Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
19 15 96 66 97

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  • Awards for Jim Thome
    YearLeagueAward NameNotesAward History
    1993MINORInternational League All-Star Team3BAward History
    1993MINORInternational League Most Valuable Player Award History
    1993MINORTriple A All-Star Team3BAward History
    1996MLBAL Silver Slugger Award3BAward History
    1997MLBMLB Home Run Derby Award History
    1998MLBMLB Home Run Derby Award History
    2001MLBAL Player of the MonthJulyAward History
    2001MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekMay 28-June 3Award History
    2001MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekJuly 16-July 22Award History
    2001MLBBaseball America Second-Team Major League All-StarDHAward History
    2002MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekApril 8-April 14Award History
    2002MLBBaseball America First-Team Major League All-Star1BAward History
    2002TEAMCleveland Indians Player of the Year Award History
    2002MLBRoberto Clemente Award Award History
    2003MLBBaseball America First-Team Major League All-StarDHAward History
    2003MLBNational League Player of the WeekAugust 11-August 17Award History
    2003MLBNL Player of the MonthSeptemberAward History
    2003TEAMPhiladelphia Phillies Player of the Year Award History
    2004MLBMLB Home Run Derby Award History
    2004MLBNational League Player of the WeekJune 14-June 20Award History
    2004MLBNL Player of the MonthJuneAward History
    2004TEAMPhiladelphia Phillies Player of the Year Award History
    2009MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekJuly 13-July 19Award History
    2010MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekJune 28-July 4Award History
    2011MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekAugust 15-August 21Award History

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