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Danny ThompsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1976 MLB Years: 1970-1976
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PositionsSS-478, 3B-106, 2B-99, DH-5Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDanny Leon Thompson
Height6-0Weight183BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 1,1947PlaceWichita,Kansas
Death DateDecember 10,1976 [29.312]
High SchoolCapron (Capron,OK)
CollegeOklahoma State University (Stillwater,OK)

DraftedSelected by the Washington Senators II [Team Picks] in the 1st round (11th overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 1st round (18th overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 4th round (66th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (39th overall) of the 1965 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutJune 25,1970 [23.144]
OrganizationsMIN [9] TEX [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-5
TBC Player ID18857Retrosheet IDthomd103MLBAM ID123277
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed45Power29Contact75XBH27RBIs49Runs39Hitting57Durability43Team.517Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968St. CloudNorthernInd-21632413668163738000000000.282.282.461.74311126241.261.179.178.3370.000.000.002.9034.4338.24
1969CharlotteSouAA-22822914588128240000000000.302.302.419.72112222291.298.117.117.3230.000.000.000.69145.5025.00
1970EvansvilleAmerAAA-23582152653133018000000000.247.247.335.5827216215.247.088.088.2580.000.000.000.000.0030.19
1970Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5,552b23963022566900220073906306.219.234.248.482759318.248.029.053.2192.2012.265.570.000.0013.64
1971Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin53b244857101520070071203105.263.338.298.63617268.326.035.158.29810.2917.651.710.000.0013.33
1972Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5ss25144573541582264483434572132114.276.318.356.67420432624.300.080.138.3095.459.131.680.64143.2520.25
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5ss26993472978132136101641245311.225.259.282.5419816374.248.057.107.2454.2810.962.560.27347.0020.51
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5ss2797264256661425112229271015.250.311.326.6378611296.267.076.159.2997.439.801.321.3566.0016.67
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5ss28112355259611253703183007427.270.302.355.65712618384.281.085.127.2994.697.811.671.3071.0018.75
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5ss29341249294006113812101.234.256.266.522334131.248.032.056.2432.296.112.670.000.0013.79
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex43b296419612423011322131914205.214.264.245.509484216.230.031.097.2436.028.801.460.46196.009.52
1976Totals for AL-AL         9832021717011933162726306.222.261.253.514818347.237.031.081.2434.617.781.690.29320.0011.27
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter694221818955070111519481112023584619664.248.287.310.597687962411.269.062.115.0004.989.751.960.62147.8717.45
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter140506711412511258000000000.279.279.383.66219438506.276.104.105.0000.000.000.000.40253.0026.95
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter582152653133018000000000.247.247.335.5827216215.247.088.088.0000.000.000.000.000.0030.19
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter822914588128240000000000.302.302.419.72112222291.298.117.117.0000.000.000.000.69145.5025.00
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter632413668163738000000000.282.282.461.74311126241.261.179.178.0000.000.000.002.9034.4338.24
Minnesota Twins Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter63020221775086711141816910721674217659.251.289.316.605639922195.273.065.116.0004.879.842.020.64144.4318.11
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6419612423011322131914205.214.264.245.509484216.230.031.097.0006.028.801.460.46196.009.52
Average MLB - Per 162 games162518441281634452328552114115.248.287.310.59716022563.269.062.115.0004.989.751.960.62147.8717.45
Average Minor - Per 162 games162586821632913267000000000.279.279.383.66222444586.276.104.105.0000.000.000.000.40253.0026.95

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1970Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin232B81--144204535353348.9864.30------9684.450.0
1970Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin233B37--311-314141.0000.38------9638.522.8
1970Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23SS6--914112423.9583.83------966.33.7
1971Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin243B17--917322926.8971.53------4835.410.6
1971Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin242B3--461-1110.9093.33------486.31.9
1971Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24SS1---1--111.0001.00------482.10.6
1972Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25SS144-12952474683276747715.9574.970.55-----144100.093.5
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26SS95-7951313262450481457.9504.810.57-----9996.058.6
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin263B1-2-------------991.00.6
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27SS88--1271831239322310.9633.52------9790.754.3
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin273B5--49121413.9292.60------975.23.1
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27DH1---------------971.00.6
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28SS100--1382452440407383.9413.83------11289.362.9
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin283B7--416212220.9092.86------1126.34.4
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28DH3---------------1122.71.9
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin282B1--5---551.0005.00------1120.90.6
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex293B39--2854238482.9762.10------6460.924.1
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29SS34--58103223163161.9884.74------34100.021.0
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex292B14--1836-454541.0003.86------6421.98.6
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex29SS10--1427254341.9534.10------6415.66.2
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex29DH1---------------641.60.6
MLB Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS478-209072413679723421882091.9564.371.00-----4780.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B106-248107811163155.9511.4677.50-----1060.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B99--171246639423417.9864.21------990.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH5---------------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1970Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23---81637-----
1971Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24---3117-----
1972Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25----144------
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26----951-----
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27----885----1
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28---11007----3
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex29---141039----1
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29----34------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1970Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB2338011000001000000.125.222.250.472219.125.125.25011.110.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs38011000001000000.125.222.250.472219.125.125.25011.110.000.000.000.00100.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1976-06-01TradeTraded by Twins with Bert Blyleven to Rangers for Jim Gideon, Mike Cubbage, Roy Smalley, Bill Singer and Cash. 
* 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.