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Josh TholeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Erie (AA) - Detroit Tigers MLB Years: 2009-2016
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsC-760, 1B-158, DH-3Position when DraftedcPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoshua Michael Thole
Height6-1Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 28,1986 [31.331]PlaceBreese,Illinois
High SchoolMater Dei (Breese,IL)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 13th round (389th overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsQuincy BoydService Time5.165 (2016)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2010-NYN-#8
MLB DebutSeptember 3,2009 [22.310]
OrganizationsNYN [8] TOR [4] DET [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID101604Retrosheet IDtholj001MLBAM ID489365
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed26Power23Contact76XBH23RBIs39Runs23Hitting48Durability37Team.478Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Gulf Coast MetsGCLRknyn-1b183510414282111211201142002.269.406.337.743354130.293.068.260.34715.388.460.550.77104.0014.29
2006Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-1b1936981323401121172530211.235.300.306.606305110.297.071.143.2706.3622.733.570.9198.0021.74
2007Savannah Sand GnatsSALAnyn81b2011738946104170036446157440110.267.372.311.68312117458.313.044.201.32013.3212.450.930.000.0016.35
2008St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-c211113474910425255621453841528.300.382.427.80914832402.320.127.259.35811.199.450.841.2469.4030.77
2009Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn25c2210338448126292146844234619314.328.395.422.81716232442.349.094.214.3609.507.690.810.23384.0025.40
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn30c2217532172109104500201.321.356.396.75221359.340.075.170.3306.788.471.250.000.0017.65
2010Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn15c2348165204419121700222511203.267.353.430.7837122191.300.163.297.34611.5213.091.141.0582.5050.00
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn30c237320217567131710242510018.277.357.366.7237411227.305.089.213.32710.5711.011.041.3267.3319.64
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn30c24114340229117034002384741368.268.345.344.68911720386.300.076.182.3069.8412.181.240.78113.3321.98
2012Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn-c2525010000000000000.200.200.200.400105.200.000.000.1770.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn30c251043212475150121002750141612.234.294.290.5849316354.273.056.140.2577.6314.121.850.28321.0021.33
2013Buffalo BisonsILAAAtorc264114918485173101142520216.322.383.510.8937613167.345.188.275.3878.3814.971.794.1921.2927.08
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30c26451201121311800122512003.175.256.242.498295135.213.067.167.2318.8918.522.080.74120.0023.81
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor22c27571331133400703142503004.248.320.278.598374150.306.030.113.2779.3316.671.790.000.0012.12
2015Buffalo BisonsILAAAtor22c284514912345001700202001002.228.320.262.582395170.264.034.168.27011.7611.761.000.000.0014.71
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor22c2818495102002003900002.204.250.245.49512252.250.041.102.2235.7717.313.000.000.0020.00
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor22c2950118720301700132812204.169.254.220.474264136.209.051.161.2209.5620.592.150.74118.0020.00
2018Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdetc3121631115101101081400000.238.324.302.62619271.292.064.206.28511.2719.721.751.4163.0013.33
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter47813369932353391112513521481281342.242.313.306.619409651499.280.064.163.0009.0114.281.590.60148.4420.12
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter55918532315271077182371712239249241020846.284.370.379.7497021322146.317.095.226.00011.1411.601.040.84102.9425.05
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter13646850127292965015670324111.271.350.400.75018740533.300.129.246.00010.5113.131.251.6952.0031.50
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12444759141302256945048619314.315.385.405.79018134513.342.090.213.0009.759.360.960.39223.5024.11
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1113474910425255621453841528.300.382.427.80914832402.320.127.259.00011.199.450.841.2469.4030.77
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11738946104170036446157440110.267.372.311.68312117458.313.044.201.00013.3212.450.930.000.0016.35
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7120227516122422273672213.252.357.322.679659240.295.070.203.00011.2515.001.330.83101.0017.65
New York Mets Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3089166523941278722931276561329.261.331.333.664305501026.294.072.174.0009.0612.381.370.68130.8620.92
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1704203484121224034287272013.200.275.248.52310415473.246.048.140.0008.8818.392.070.42210.0017.86
Average MLB - Per 162 games16245334109181338124673343414.242.313.306.61913922508.280.064.163.0009.0114.281.590.60148.4420.12
Average Minor - Per 162 games16253767153312569536972736213.284.370.379.74920338622.317.095.226.00011.1411.601.040.84102.9425.05

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2005Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn181B21--1317114139138.9936.57------3560.039.6
2005Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn18C7--4261-4948.9806.86------3520.013.2
2006Kingsport Mets AppRknyn191B18--1301312134131.9787.28------3650.026.9
2006Kingsport Mets AppRknyn19C8--4471-5251.9816.38-----53622.211.9
2007Savannah Sand Gnats SALAnyn201B103--90555769967960.9939.32------11788.076.3
2007Savannah Sand Gnats SALAnyn20C11--6062-6866.9716.00-----21179.48.1
2008St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn21C75--4614037504501.9946.68-----711167.656.0
2008St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn211B12--1013118105104.9908.67------11110.89.0
2009Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn22C89--5745457633628.9927.06-602669.8910386.463.6
2009Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn221B1--1---111.0001.00------1031.00.7
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn22C16151277231-7675.9874.690.594266.731794.19.9
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn23C48--3431948366362.9897.54-41982.0648100.033.3
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn23C61514673412932373370.9926.070.79141156.047383.637.7
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn24C102917936574424703701.9976.870.88651779.31611489.563.0
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn25C1--5---551.0005.00-1-100.0-250.00.7
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn25C100907986905063746740.9927.400.93571777.01810496.261.7
2013Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor26C37--2591923280278.9937.51-32978.034190.225.7
2013Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor261B1--81-2991.0009.00------412.40.7
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26C39342882531322268266.9936.820.9222873.394586.724.1
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26DH3---------------456.71.9
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor261B2-89-1-109.9004.501.13-----454.41.2
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27C53413562951113307306.9975.770.8622484.695793.032.7
2015Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor28C45--3161711334333.9977.40-26778.8345100.031.3
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28C18151278731-9190.9895.000.716-100.0418100.011.1
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29C50383432921811311310.9976.200.9018675.01750100.030.9
MLB Totals for C - 8 season(s)-   C43937532992687171171528752858.9946.510.872086576.2804390.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2-89-1-109.9004.501.13-----20.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C131--92355712985978.9937.47-1002580.0121310.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--81-2991.0009.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C89--5745457633628.9927.06-602669.89890.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C75--4614037504501.9946.68-----7750.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B12--1013118105104.9908.67------120.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B103--90555769967960.9939.32------1030.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C11--6062-6866.9716.00-----2110.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B39--2618426273269.9856.90------390.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C15--86132-10199.9806.60-----5150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2005Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn18-721--------
2006Kingsport Mets AppRknyn19-818--------
2007Savannah Sand Gnats SALAnyn20-11103--------
2008St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn21-7512--------
2009Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn22-891--------
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn22-16---------
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn23-48---------
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn23-61---------
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn24-102---------
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn25-1---------
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn25-100---------
2013Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor26-371--------
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26-392-------3
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27-53---------
2015Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor28-45---------
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28-18---------
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29-50---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor2119691522102171010600000.319.405.420.82529379.328.101.26112.667.590.602.5334.5013.64
2008Peoria SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor2119691522102171010600000.319.405.420.82529379.328.101.26112.667.590.602.5334.5013.64
2009New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB221112230001003100000.250.400.250.6503015.273.000.25020.006.670.330.000.000.00
2010New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2369242002001200000.444.500.6671.1676210.571.223.33310.0020.002.000.000.0050.00
2011New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2422569214037014700002.375.417.6071.02434760.391.232.2866.6711.671.755.0018.6733.33
2012New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2520488153208006501002.313.389.458.84722555.349.145.27110.919.090.830.000.0033.33
2013Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB261935461012003700003.171.237.286.52310238.185.115.2007.8918.422.332.6335.0033.33
2014Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB271827371001001400001.259.286.296.5828128.304.037.0743.5714.294.000.000.0014.29
2015Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB281729392003004400101.310.382.379.76111234.346.069.20711.7611.761.000.000.0022.22
2016Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB291524463005001600101.250.269.375.6449326.316.125.1673.8523.086.000.000.0050.00
2017Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB3099110000001100000.111.200.111.3111010.125.000.11110.0010.001.000.000.000.00
2018Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB311112000000001300000.000.077.000.0770013.000.000.0837.6923.083.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs3813830442043420201200000.319.405.420.825586158.328.101.26112.667.590.602.5334.5013.64
MLB Spring Training Totals - 10 yrs1482613672162429012540012010.276.337.398.73510422289.311.122.2158.6513.841.601.3865.2530.56

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2008Florida State League All-Star Team (C)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-06-22CDetroit TigersErie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Erie (AA)31.237Team Roster on 2018-06-22
2018-06-22CDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract31.237Team Roster on 2018-06-22
2018-03-18CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Diamondbacks31.141  
2017-10-04CArizona DiamondbacksJackson (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list30.341Team Roster on 2017-10-04
2017-04-24CArizona DiamondbacksJackson (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured30.178Team Roster on 2017-04-24
2017-04-22CArizona DiamondbacksJackson (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jackson (AA)30.176Team Roster on 2017-04-22
2017-01-22CArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.086Team Roster on 2017-01-22
2016-11-17CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency30.020  
2016-09-01CToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0m)29.308Team Roster on 2016-09-01
2016-08-30CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Blue Jays29.306  
2016-08-28CToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.304Team Roster on 2016-08-28
2015-12-05CToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0.8m)29.038Team Roster on 2015-12-05
2015-12-05cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.038  
2015-09-03cToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Bluefield (Rk)28.310Team Roster on 2015-09-03
2015-08-29cToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)28.305Team Roster on 2015-08-29
2015-08-29cToronto Blue JaysBluefield (Rk)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bluefield (Rk)28.305Team Roster on 2015-08-29
2015-08-24cToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)28.300Team Roster on 2015-08-24
2015-08-11cToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list28.287Team Roster on 2015-08-11
2015-08-08cToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured28.284Team Roster on 2015-08-08
2015-06-03cToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)28.218Team Roster on 2015-06-03
2015-04-23cToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)28.177Team Roster on 2015-04-23
2015-04-09cToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)28.163Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-04-01cToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors28.155Team Roster on 2015-04-01
2014-11-02cToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveContractBlue Jays exercised option for 2015 ($1.75m)28.005Team Roster on 2014-11-02
2013-06-07cToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)26.222Team Roster on 2013-06-07
2013-03-26CToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YMinors--Optiond to Buffalo (AAA)26.149Team Roster on 2013-03-26
2013-01-19CToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2013-2014 ($2.5m) Avoiding arbitration. Club option for 201526.083Team Roster on 2013-01-19
2012-12-17CToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Mets with R.A. Dickey and Mike Nickeas to Blue Jays for Travis d'Arnaud, Noah Syndergaard, John Buck and Wuilmer Becerra26.050Team Roster on 2012-12-17
2012-06-01cNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL25.216Team Roster on 2012-06-01
2012-05-08CNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Concussion25.192Team Roster on 2012-05-08
2012-05-07CNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActive--25.191Team Roster on 2012-05-07
2012-05-071BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActive--25.191Team Roster on 2012-05-07
* 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
2009New York MetsTeam Payroll22400,000-72451-2,746,792400,000400,000
2010New York MetsTeam Payroll23400,000-75742-2,812,412400,000800,000
2011New York MetsTeam Payroll24420,000-70224222,722,607414,0001,220,000
2012New York MetsTeam Payroll25498,920-56522382,954,887480,0001,718,920
2013Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll261,250,000-41520543,023,990490,0002,968,9202013-01-19 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2013-2014 ($2.5m) Avoiding arbitration. Club option for 2015
2014Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll271,250,000-43319523,256,497500,0004,218,920
2015Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll28507,5004.16578441-3,571,283507,5004,726,4202014-11-02 - Blue Jays exercised option for 2015 ($1.75m)
2016Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll29800,0005.16548624463,498,245507,5005,526,4202015-12-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0.8m)
2016-09-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0m)
* 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