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Derrel ThomasTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1969-1985 MLB Years: 1971-1985
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Drafted
World Series Champion

Positions2B-609, OF-547, SS-343, 3B-116, 1B-19, C-6Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDerrel Osborn Thomas
Height6-0Weight160BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 14,1951 [67.218]PlaceLos Angeles,California
High SchoolDorsey (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 14,1971 [20.243]
OrganizationsLAN [5] SDN [4] HOU [3] SFN [3] CAL [1] MON [1] PHI [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18828Retrosheet IDthomd001MLBAM ID123242
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed77Power36Contact68XBH36RBIs34Runs54Hitting54Durability52Team.470Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969CocoaFSLA+-183311417335308000000000.289.289.386.675448114.289.097.096.3020.000.000.000.000.0024.24
1969Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-1836154214846017000000000.312.312.416.7286410154.312.104.104.3250.000.000.000.000.0020.83
1969Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         69268388199025000000000.302.302.403.70510818268.302.101.101.3150.000.000.000.000.0022.22
1970ColumbusSouAA-1938156243854412000000000.244.244.404.6486313156.224.160.160.2840.000.000.002.5639.0034.21
1970Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-1975272397356421000000000.268.268.375.64310215272.257.107.107.2850.000.000.001.4768.0020.55
1970Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         113428631111010833000000000.259.259.386.64516528428.245.127.126.2840.000.000.001.8753.5025.23
1971Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-2012248674139228342000000000.286.286.383.66918633486.282.097.097.3000.000.000.000.62162.0023.74
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou192b2055000000010201000.000.000.000.000006.000.000-.200.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1972HawaiiPCLAAA-21627242003000000000.148.148.222.3706227.148.074.074.1670.000.000.000.000.0050.00
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn302b-ss211305004811515553699417326116.230.290.310.60015525550.260.080.162.2797.4513.271.780.91100.0021.74
1973San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn30ss-2b22113404419671022155345227232.238.299.260.5591058449.271.022.131.2617.5711.581.530.000.008.33
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn302b2314152348129246341785158164710.247.313.333.64617433585.270.086.182.2968.729.911.140.51174.3325.58
1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn302b24144540991492196482813575638307.276.347.381.72820636611.297.105.239.3379.339.170.980.9890.0024.16
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn302b25812723863542191011292646205.232.313.301.6148211313.248.069.173.2939.278.310.900.64136.0017.46
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30of2614850675135131084415134670210418.267.328.379.70719231568.294.112.208.3178.1012.321.521.4163.2522.96
1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn30of-2b271283523680102326116353739232.227.301.293.59410315401.245.066.179.2758.739.231.060.75117.3318.75
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1,3of2814140647104154544185414955379.256.330.350.68014224460.279.094.227.3058.9110.651.201.0981.2023.08
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30of-ss29117297327918312279264817135.266.326.357.68310622332.313.091.172.3087.8314.461.850.30297.0027.85
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan302b-ss308021825544042472252307222.248.322.321.643708252.259.073.211.2999.929.130.921.5954.5014.81
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30of-2b3166981326210223101201012.265.333.306.639303109.302.041.133.2939.1711.011.200.000.0011.54
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30of321181923848662893273624224.250.345.375.7207214227.295.125.297.32511.8915.861.330.8896.0029.17
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon13ss-of33108243266212202004203303317.255.308.321.6297814269.291.066.132.2867.4312.271.650.000.0022.58
1984California AngelsALMLBcal15,30of-ss331429340102003401001.138.219.207.4266133.160.069.172.2039.0912.121.330.000.0025.00
1984Totals for MLB-MLB         122272296612302204233704318.243.299.309.6088415302.277.066.136.2777.6212.251.610.000.0022.73
1985Miami MarlinsFSLA+--of-ss34278962620098216601110.292.396.315.711282107.310.023.270.33114.955.610.380.000.007.69
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi18ss34639216192041220111400013.207.291.359.650336103.203.152.293.29210.6813.591.273.8823.0031.58
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1597467758511631545443370140924565932581293273.249.317.332.64915542515268.275.083.191.0008.6611.261.300.82108.7721.58
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter33712981833614527111128216601110.278.287.380.667493831316.273.102.119.0001.220.460.380.84118.0022.99
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2399391362643320783000000000.281.281.381.66235860939.276.100.100.0000.000.000.000.75134.1422.73
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter38156243854412000000000.244.244.404.6486313156.224.160.160.0000.000.000.002.5639.0034.21
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter602032359730178216601110.291.341.355.6967210221.298.064.172.0007.242.710.380.000.0016.95
San Diego Padres Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter5121779173420561411125422816122082891420.236.301.302.603537811985.263.066.164.0008.1111.081.370.55161.7319.29
San Francisco Giants Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter373131821234739231611153371321529249120.263.332.364.696480781492.286.101.213.0008.8510.191.151.0782.3822.48
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter5221211155311451412100432212916882481522.257.330.347.677420711380.288.090.214.0009.3512.171.300.87100.9222.83
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter108243266212202004203303317.255.308.321.6297814269.291.066.132.0007.4312.271.650.000.0022.58
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter639216192041220111400013.207.291.359.650336103.203.152.293.00010.6813.591.273.8823.0031.58
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1429340102003401001.138.219.207.4266133.160.069.172.0009.0912.121.330.000.0025.00
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55000000010201000.000.000.000.000006.000.000-.200.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16247459118165438149466038337.249.317.332.64915825534.275.083.191.0008.6611.261.300.82108.7721.58
Average Minor - Per 162 games162624881742213554418300000.278.287.380.66723740633.273.102.119.0001.220.460.380.84118.0022.99

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou202B1--32-1551.0005.00------520.00.6
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn212B83-7341972391552451436.9675.250.59-----13063.854.2
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn21SS49-366871181025215205.9534.180.56-----13037.732.0
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn21OF3-236-1-76.8572.000.26-----1302.32.0
1973San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn22SS74-5921152273239374342.9144.620.58-----11365.545.7
1973San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn222B48-3089697527198193.9754.020.63-----11342.529.6
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn232B104--2322941345539526.9765.06------14173.864.2
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn233B22--1941366360.9522.73------14115.613.6
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23OF20--58-1-5958.9832.90------14114.212.3
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23SS5--111-32.6670.40------1413.53.1
1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn242B141--34837219100739720.9745.11------14497.987.6
1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24OF1--1---111.0001.00------1440.70.6
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn252B69--1602121452386372.9645.39------8185.242.6
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25OF2--3---331.0001.50------812.51.2
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn253B1---1--111.0001.00------811.20.6
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25SS1---21-32.6672.00------811.20.6
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26OF78--2021022214212.9912.72------14852.748.1
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn262B27--4978711134127.9484.70------14818.216.7
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26SS26--4259310104101.9713.88------14817.616.0
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn263B6--28211210.8331.67------1484.13.7
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn261B3--123--15151.0005.00------1482.01.9
1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27OF77--103511109108.9911.40------12860.247.5
1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn272B40--9098625194188.9694.70------12831.324.7
1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn273B26--2259348481.9643.12------12820.316.0
1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn271B14--113629121119.9838.50------12810.98.6
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28OF119--2691014280279.9962.34------14184.473.5
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan283B18--2015333835.9211.94------14112.811.1
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan282B5--59-114141.0002.80------1413.53.1
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28SS3--441-98.8892.67------1412.11.9
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan281B1---------------1410.70.6
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29OF52--752117877.9871.48------11744.431.9
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29SS49--741191125204193.9463.94------11741.930.1
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan292B18--28482137876.9744.22------11715.411.0
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29C5--253--28281.0005.60-7187.531174.33.1
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan293B4--13--441.0001.00------1173.42.5
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan302B30--7371216146144.9864.80------8037.527.3
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30SS26--4263913114105.9214.04------8032.523.6
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30OF18--151211816.8890.89------8022.516.4
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan303B10--391-1312.9231.20------8012.59.1
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31OF28--21---21211.0000.75------6642.417.3
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan312B18--2844187372.9864.00------6627.311.1
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan313B14--43--771.0000.50------6621.28.6
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31SS6--511361916.8422.67------669.13.7
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32OF82--9731-101100.9901.22------11869.550.6
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32SS13--1928174847.9793.62------11811.08.0
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan322B9--1312242725.9262.78------1187.65.6
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan323B7--581-1413.9291.86------1185.94.3
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon33SS62--73111727191184.9632.97------10857.438.5
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon33OF48--28---28281.0000.58------10844.429.8
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon332B15--1621364037.9252.47------10813.99.3
1984California AngelsALMLBcal33OF7--8-1-98.8891.14------1450.04.3
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon333B4--13--441.0001.00------1083.72.5
1984California AngelsALMLBcal33SS4--31-1441.0001.00------1428.62.5
1984California AngelsALMLBcal333B3--1---111.0000.33------1421.41.9
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon331B1---------------1080.90.6
1985Miami Marlins FSLA+-34OF5--6---661.0001.20------2718.53.5
1985Miami Marlins FSLA+-34SS4--59211614.8753.50------2714.82.8
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34SS21--2137646458.9062.76------6333.313.0
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34OF7--71--881.0001.14------6311.14.3
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi343B1---------------631.60.6
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34C1--3---331.0003.00------631.60.6
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi342B1----1-1---------631.60.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 15 season(s)-   2B609-1042133815979036130252935.9704.822.82-----6090.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 13 season(s)-   OF542-2389332119936925.9881.7140.22-----5420.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 12 season(s)-   SS339-9584867818515713521267.9373.741.32-----3390.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 11 season(s)-   3B116--781501314241228.9461.97------1160.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B19--125929136134.9857.05------190.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C6--283--31311.0005.17-7187.5360.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF5--6---661.0001.20------50.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS4--59211614.8753.50------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou20---1-------
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn21---8349----3-
1973San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn22---4874------
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23---104522---20-
1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24---141-----1-
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25---6911---2-
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26--327266---78-
1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27--1440-26---77-
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28--15318---119-
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29-5-18494---52-
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30---302610---18-
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31---18614---28-
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32---9137---82-
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon33--115624---48-
1984California AngelsALMLBcal33----43---7-
1985Miami Marlins FSLA+-34----4----5-
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34-1-1211---7-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB3042100000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1981Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB30212100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1981Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB3057200001001200000.000.125.000.125008.000.000.14312.5025.002.000.000.000.00
1983Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB3249041000100300000.444.444.5561.000519.667.112.2220.0033.330.000.000.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs42100000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs610251000100300000.500.500.6001.1006110.714.100.2000.0030.000.000.000.0020.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs57200001001200000.000.125.000.125008.000.000.14312.5025.002.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1997Billings MustangsPioRkMinorcin46Manager713932.5490.52 League Champions
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-05-15Purchased by Phillies from Miami (Florida State). 
1984-11-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1984-09-06Purchased by Angels from Expos. 
1984-02-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1983-11-07Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1978-11-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1978-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1978-02-28TradeTraded by Giants to Padres for Mike Ivie. 
1974-12-06TradeTraded by Padres to Giants for Butch Metzger and Tito Fuentes. 
1971-12-03TradeTraded by Astros with Mark Schaeffer and Bill Greif to Padres for Dave 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
1985Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll3460,000-51632-370,78060,00060,000
* 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