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Jason ThompsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1986 MLB Years: 1976-1986
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Drafted

Positions1B-1314, DH-47Position when DraftedP-1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJason Dolph Thompson
Height6-3Weight210BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJuly 6,1954 [64.165]PlaceHollywood,California
High SchoolApple Valley (Apple Valley,CA)
CollegeCal State Northridge (Northridge,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 4th round (75th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 15th round (353rd overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutApril 23,1976 [21.291]
OrganizationsDET [6] PIT [5] MON [1] CAL [1] Awards4Awards Voting2-18
TBC Player ID18868Retrosheet IDthomj001MLBAM ID123288
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (1B) in 1976
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed25Power81Contact42XBH75RBIs77Runs36Hitting57Durability70Team.477Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975Cal State NorthridgeCCAANCAA Div 21b20522014676138105660272000000.378.452.6721.12413531228.386.294.458.49711.848.770.744.3920.1040.79
1975MontgomerySouAA-207522242721211038000000000.324.324.523.84711623222.292.199.198.3810.000.000.004.5022.2031.94
1976EvansvilleAmerAAA-21416350036000000000.313.313.8751.18814316.154.562.563.5370.000.000.0018.755.3360.00
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet301b211234124590121175424687211468.218.328.376.70415530486.223.158.318.32713.9914.811.063.5024.2433.33
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet301b221585858715824531105017391109215.270.347.487.83428560668.269.217.340.36410.9313.621.254.6418.8737.97
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet301b23153589791692532696007496015311.287.364.472.83627854669.303.185.311.37511.0614.351.303.8922.6531.95
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet301b24145492581211612079207090115815.246.338.404.74219937569.261.158.305.33012.3015.821.293.5124.6030.58
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet301b253612610275042001132610214.214.289.349.638449142.235.135.230.2889.1518.312.002.8231.5033.33
1980California AngelsALMLBcal221b-dh251023125999140177020706002398.317.439.526.96516431387.345.209.439.42418.0915.500.864.3918.3531.31
1980Totals for AL-AL         1384386912619021902183861251012.288.398.475.87320840529.313.187.379.38715.6916.261.043.9720.8631.75
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit301b26862233654130154200594900316.242.396.502.89811228285.241.260.525.40620.7017.190.835.2614.8751.85
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit301b27156550871563203110110101107209711.284.391.511.90228163662.297.227.413.39615.2616.161.064.6817.7440.38
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit301b281525177013420118761099128106714.259.376.406.78221039623.308.147.340.35315.8920.551.292.8928.7229.10
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit301b291545436113822017740087732041413.254.357.389.74621139636.265.135.295.33413.6811.480.842.6731.9428.26
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit301b3012340242971711261008458004108.241.369.378.74715230490.253.137.346.33617.1411.840.692.4533.5030.93
1986Montreal ExposNLMLBmon241b313051610400401181200020.196.406.275.68114469.256.079.412.32626.0917.390.670.000.0040.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1418480264012532041220878287816862955470113.261.366.438.80421054245686.276.177.348.00014.3515.161.063.6623.0933.84
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7923845771211344000000000.324.324.546.87013026238.284.222.223.0000.000.000.005.4618.3133.77
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter416350036000000000.313.313.8751.18814316.154.562.563.0000.000.000.0018.755.3360.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7522242721211038000000000.324.324.523.84711623222.292.199.198.0000.000.000.004.5022.2031.94
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter522014676138105660272000000.378.452.6721.12413531228.386.294.458.00011.848.770.744.3920.1040.79
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter67122352965791042933542043041550263952.259.376.432.8089661992696.277.173.366.00015.9515.390.973.4524.0334.37
Detroit Tigers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter61522042795658210983544629837543252053.256.343.436.7799611902534.266.180.314.00011.7614.801.263.8722.4933.63
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1023125999140177020706002398.317.439.526.96516431387.345.209.439.00018.0915.500.864.3918.3531.31
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3051610400401181200020.196.406.275.68114469.256.079.412.00026.0917.390.670.000.0040.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162549731432312489119398116813.261.366.438.80424048650.276.177.348.00014.3515.161.063.6623.0933.84
Average Minor - Per 162 games162488921582522790000000000.324.324.546.87026753488.284.222.223.0000.000.000.005.4618.3133.77

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet211B117--115788810412531245.99410.64------12395.172.7
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet221B158--1599971613517121696.99110.73------158100.097.5
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet231B151--1503921115316061595.99310.56------15398.793.2
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet241B140--117691813512751267.9949.05------14596.687.0
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet24DH2---------------1451.41.2
1980California AngelsALMLBcal251B47--35121-333723721.0007.91------10246.129.4
1980California AngelsALMLBcal25DH45---------------10244.128.1
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet251B36--32830-333583581.0009.94------36100.022.2
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit261B78--59046765643636.9898.15------8690.776.5
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit271B155--13951051011415101500.9939.68------15699.495.7
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit281B151--126689913113641355.9938.97------15299.393.2
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291B152--1337741411114251411.9909.28------15498.793.8
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit301B114--9958296910861077.9929.45------12392.770.8
1986Montreal ExposNLMLBmon311B15--121457130125.9628.33------3050.09.3
MLB Totals for 1B - 11 season(s)-   1B1314--118188199710901273412637.9929.62------13140.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH47---------------470.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet21--117--------
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet22--158--------
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet23--151--------
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet24--140-------2
1980California AngelsALMLBcal25--47-------45
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet25--36--------
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26--78--------
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27--155--------
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28--151--------
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29--152--------
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30--114--------
1986Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31--15--------

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1978American League Player of the Week (June 19-June 25)1
1980American League Player of the Week (July 21-July 27)1
1982National League Player of the Week (May 3-May 9) ... National League Player of the Week (April 26-May 2)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-06-30Released by Expos. 
1986-04-04TradeTraded by Pirates to Expos for Ronnie Giddens and Ben Abner. 
1981-04-01TradeTraded by Angels to Pirates for Mickey Mahler and Ed Ott. 
1980-05-27TradeTraded by Tigers to Angels for Al Cowens. 
* 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
1985Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll301,066,667-35395++370,78060,0001,066,667
1986Montreal ExposTeam Payroll311,000,000-53392++386,34760,0002,066,667
* 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