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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Richard Neil Thompson
Stat Years
1980-1994  [mlb] 1985-1990
Height/Weight
6-3 / 225
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (402)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
None listed
Colleges
Amherst College (Amherst, Massachusetts)
Draft
Selected by the Cleveland Indians in Round #8 (#192 overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1985-04-28 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.178)
Service Time
Organizations
CLE [6] MON [3] MIL [1] KCA [1] TEX [1] TOR [1] NYA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18875 ... retro id: thomr002 ... mlbam id: 123299
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1980Batavia TrojansNYPLA-cle-211---200.75700007112.0123106162021.509.000.004.5012.002.252.671.000
    1980Minor Totals: CLEbyYearA-----211---200.75700007112.0123106162021.509.000.004.5012.002.252.671.000
    1981Waterloo IndiansMidwAcle-222---564.132816306121122.0112675695510914051.378.260.664.068.044.941.98.455
    1981Minor Totals: CLEbyYearA----221---564.132816306121122.0112675695510914051.378.260.664.068.044.941.98.455
    1982Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcle-233---764.045000042501278.06939351036556041.357.961.154.156.354.501.53.538
    1982Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAA----231---764.045000042501278.06939351036556041.357.961.154.156.354.501.53.538
    1983Buffalo BisonsEastAAcle-244---372.864300032431378.2673325746617021.447.670.805.266.983.781.33.300
    1983Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAA----241---372.884300032431378.7673325746617021.457.710.815.297.023.801.33.300
    1984Buffalo BisonsEastAAcle-255---973.3551200284910104.29648397478112031.378.250.604.046.964.131.72.563
    1984Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAA----251---973.3751200284910104.79648397478112031.378.290.604.067.004.151.72.563
    1985Maine GuidesILAAAcle-266---001.0040002419.06110220010.896.000.002.002.001.001.00.000
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle41266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf386.30570002457580.0956356848306261.7910.690.905.403.387.090.63.273
    1985Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----261---001.0040002419.06110220010.896.000.002.002.001.001.00.000
    1985MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf386.30570002457580.0956356848306261.7910.690.905.403.387.090.63.273
    1986Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-277---117.3023100622140.2473533418247041.6010.400.893.985.317.751.33.500
    1986Minor Totals: MILbyYearAAA----271---117.3923100622140.7473533418247041.6210.520.904.035.377.841.33.500
    1987Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-288---105.2315000615131.0352018511273041.4810.161.453.197.845.812.451.000
    1987Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-288---009.58500025010.11412112720012.0312.191.746.101.7410.450.29.000
    1987Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-288---004.5020000204.06220231002.0013.500.004.506.754.501.50.000
    1987Minor Totals: MON-NYAbyYearAAA/AA----283---106.1922000822145.3553431720324051.6610.981.403.996.396.781.601.000
    1988Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-299---354.1520831512080.1874437417533081.299.750.451.905.944.933.12.375
    1988Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-299---672.9017124145296.1943631215461031.138.780.191.404.303.363.07.462
    1988Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA/AA----292---9123.473720729172176.718180686329940111.219.250.311.635.064.093.09.429
    1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-3010---962.06232332000161.11464637337731041.138.140.172.064.072.571.97.600
    1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon483010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf022.1819100918033.027118211150121.157.360.553.004.093.001.36.000
    1989Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA----301---962.07232332000161.31464637337731041.148.160.172.074.082.571.97.600
    1989MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf022.1819100918033.027118211150121.157.360.553.004.093.001.36.000
    1990Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-3111---325.4715100814024.2311615310143011.6611.311.093.655.115.841.40.600
    1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon483111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001101.01000000001.009.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1990Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA----311---325.5815100814024.7311615310143011.6911.531.123.725.215.951.40.600
    1990MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001101.01000000001.009.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    1991Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-3212---033.5510000810312.2137502110011.189.240.001.427.824.975.50.000
    1991Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-3212---026.5116000916027.2472620111161002.1015.290.333.585.208.461.45.000
    1991Minor Totals: TEX-TORbyYearAA/AAA----322---055.61260001726340.3603325113271011.8213.470.222.926.067.412.08.000
    1994Winnipeg GoldeyesNorthernIndy------3513---117.85650001028.245272548130021.8514.131.262.514.088.481.63.500
    1994Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----351---117.98650001028.745272548130021.8814.361.282.554.158.621.63.500
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)3105.057710034765114.012374641059456381.609.710.794.663.555.840.76.231
    American League Totals (1 yrs)386.30570002457580.0956356848306261.7910.690.905.403.387.090.63.273
    National League Totals (2 yrs)022.12201001019034.028118211150121.157.410.532.913.972.911.36.000
    Minor League Totals49523.693296313415826645893.388243536657322593610431.358.890.573.245.984.381.84.485
    Minor: Indy Totals117.98650001028.745272548130021.8814.361.282.554.158.621.63.500
    Minor: A- Totals200.75700007112.0123106162021.509.000.004.5012.002.252.671.000
    Minor: A Totals564.132816306121122.0112675695510914051.378.260.664.068.044.941.98.455
    Minor: AA Totals23283.87194103112318439395.738120317035166290310231.388.680.803.786.604.621.75.451
    Minor: AAA Totals19183.44100377329634363.73771621391395178140131.309.340.322.354.414.011.87.514
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)386.30570002457580.0956356848306261.7910.690.905.403.387.090.63.273
    Montreal Expos Totals (2 yrs)022.12201001019034.028118211150121.157.410.532.913.972.911.36.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1982Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcle-23p---1501000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-30p---223170000000041102000.000.190.000.1902300.235.000.00017.3947.832.750.00.000.0
    1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon4830pL-S-E-P2192000000001100000.000.333.000.333300.500.000.00033.3333.331.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)192000000001100000.000.333.000.333300.500.000.00033.3333.331.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)192000000001100000.000.333.000.333300.500.000.00033.3333.331.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals73180000000041102000.000.182.000.1822400.222.000.00016.6745.832.750.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals501000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals23170000000041102000.000.190.000.1902300.235.000.00017.3947.832.750.00.000.0
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)192000000001100000.000.333.000.333300.500.000.00033.3333.331.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1980Batavia TrojansNYPLA-21P700.01101221.0000.300.009.6100.012
    1981Waterloo IndiansMidwA22P2800.01123423834.8951.200.0020.6100.04
    1982Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA23P5000.0413201917.8950.300.0035.0100.01
    1983Buffalo BisonsEastAA24P4300.0213101615.9380.300.0030.9100.02
    1984Buffalo BisonsEastAA25P5100.0423333027.9000.500.0036.7100.01
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLB26P57080.02731129.7500.200.1135.2100.01
    1986Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA27P2300.02401661.0000.300.0016.7100.05
    1987Jacksonville ExposSouAA28P1500.0021032.6670.100.0010.4100.09
    1987Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAA28P500.00100111.0000.200.003.6100.020
    1987Columbus ClippersILAAA28P200.01000111.0000.500.001.4100.018
    1988Memphis ChicksSouAA29P2000.0318302421.8751.100.0014.0100.07
    1988Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA29P1700.0815322623.8851.400.0012.0100.010
    1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA30P2300.01134214745.9572.000.0015.8100.08
    1989Montreal ExposNLMLB30P19033.00400441.0000.200.1211.7100.011
    1990Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA31P1500.0480012121.0000.800.0010.3100.014
    1990Montreal ExposNLMLB31P101.0000000.0000.000.000.6100.020
    1991Knoxville Blue JaysSouAA32P1000.00200221.0000.200.006.9100.014
    1991Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA32P1600.00901991.0000.600.0011.1100.013
    MLB Totals - (P)7701142113110.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)960026705511.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)19400137210310.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)280011234211.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)700110110.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1980Minor7----------
    1981Minor28----------
    1982Minor50----------
    1983Minor43----------
    1984Minor51----------
    1985MLB57----------
    1986Minor23----------
    1987Minor22----------
    1988Minor37----------
    1989MLB19----------
    1989Minor23----------
    1990MLB1----------
    1990Minor15----------
    1991Minor26----------
    Totals402----------