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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Robert Randall Thompson
Stat Years
1983-1996  [mlb] 1986-1996
Height/Weight
5-11 / 170
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
2B (1556) ... SS (10) ... 3B (4)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
Forest Hill (West Palm Beach,FL)
Colleges
University of Florida (Gainesville, Florida), Palm Beach State College (Lake Worth, Florida)
Draft
Selected by the San Francisco Giants in Round #1 (#2 overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Sec Phase) 4 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Tommy Zimmer
MLB Debut
1986-04-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.333)
Service Time
Organizations
SFN [14]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18876 ... retro id: thomr003 ... mlbam id: 123300
Relations
Father of Logan Thompson, Father of Tyler Thompson, Father of Drew Thompson
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1983Fresno GiantsCalifA+sfn-212b---16422033578142346186215000.259.318.359.6772447913.173.100.3447.3825.413.4455.01.6422.8
    1984Fresno GiantsCalifA+sfn-222b---21023255381110843217478551510.249.348.357.70538311619.295.108.30812.2722.191.8140.62.0923.5
    1985Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-232b---3121449851172079402876510155300.261.358.396.75452717836.327.135.31612.3319.171.5549.91.7130.8
    1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn6242bL-S-E-P4149549731492737471215421125181011.271.328.370.69861520337.169.099.3296.8318.212.6778.41.1424.8
    1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn6252bL-S-E-P51324206211026510441611409186038.262.338.419.75747417641.264.157.3138.4419.202.2842.02.1137.3
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn6262bL-S-E-P61384776612624674814540111414507.264.323.384.70754018337.222.120.3277.4120.562.7868.11.3029.4
    1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn6272bL-S-E-P7148547911322611135012251133139006.241.321.400.72162021950.271.159.2978.2321.452.6142.12.1037.9
    1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn6282bL-S-E-P8144498671222231556144349668319.245.299.392.69154919540.235.147.2746.1917.492.8233.22.7332.8
    1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn6292bL-S-E-P91444927412924519481476395611125.262.352.447.79957322048.327.185.29010.9916.581.5125.93.3237.2
    1992San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn6302bL-S-E-P1012844354115251144959437587418.260.333.415.74850518440.244.155.2828.5114.851.7431.62.7734.8
    1993San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn6312bL-S-E-P11128494851543021965104459779407.312.375.496.87155924551.287.184.3538.0517.352.1626.03.4033.1
    1994Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-322b---12411242001102400100.364.429.545.9741462.455.181.50014.2928.572.000.00.0050.0
    1994San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn6322bL-S-E-P12351291327822731153205102.209.290.349.6391504512.271.140.26010.0021.332.1364.51.3344.4
    1995San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn6332bL-S-E-P1395336517515082312427649013.223.317.339.65639111423.238.116.26610.7419.441.8142.02.0530.7
    1996San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn6342bL-S-E-P1463227354811152122246953006.211.301.335.6362597617.229.124.2819.2726.642.8845.41.9335.4
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)1304461267111872383911945810362439987669919872.257.329.403.73252351860396.250.146.3038.3918.852.2538.82.2733.4
    National League Totals (11 yrs)1304461267111872383911945810362439987669919872.257.329.403.73252351860396.250.146.3038.3918.852.2538.82.2733.4
    Minor League Totals29110051732594182110754201322521111910.258.347.377.724116837970.285.119.32111.3021.581.9147.91.8027.0
    Minor: A+ Totals16654586138191126625136514766510.253.337.358.69562719532.246.105.32210.3723.442.2645.41.9123.2
    Minor: AA Totals121449851172079402876510155300.261.358.396.75452717836.327.135.31612.3319.171.5549.91.7130.8
    Minor: AAA Totals411242001102400100.364.429.545.9741462.455.181.50014.2928.572.000.00.0050.0
    San Francisco Giants Totals (11 yrs)1304461267111872383911945810362439987669919872.257.329.403.73252351860396.250.146.3038.3918.852.2538.82.2733.4
    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
    1983Fresno GiantsCalifA+212B6300.01181851141314303.9654.800.0045.098.41
    1984Fresno GiantsCalifA+222B9000.01682481841434416.9594.600.0064.388.21
    1984Fresno GiantsCalifA+223B400.0310301613.8133.300.002.93.95
    1984Fresno GiantsCalifA+22SS800.01122313633.9174.100.005.77.84
    1985Shreveport CaptainsTexAA232B12000.02913611291664652.9825.400.0088.299.21
    1985Shreveport CaptainsTexAA23SS100.01500661.0006.000.000.70.83
    1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLB242B14901,269.22554501797722705.9764.700.5692.0100.01
    1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLB24SS101.00100111.0001.001.000.60.77
    1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLB252B12601,017.02463411799604587.9724.700.5877.895.51
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLB262B13401,087.22553651488634620.9784.600.5782.797.11
    1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLB272B14801,247.1307425888740732.9894.900.5991.4100.01
    1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLB282B14201,167.0287441894736728.9895.100.6287.798.61
    1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLB292B14401,204.03204021198733722.9855.000.6088.9100.01
    1992San Francisco GiantsNLMLB302B12001,051.129638215101693678.9785.700.6574.193.81
    1993San Francisco GiantsNLMLB312B12801,094.2273384895665657.9885.100.6079.0100.01
    1994Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA322B400.079131716.9414.000.002.8100.05
    1994San Francisco GiantsNLMLB322B350301.067121224190188.9895.400.6230.4100.02
    1995San Francisco GiantsNLMLB332B910770.2181238351422419.9934.600.5463.295.81
    1996San Francisco GiantsNLMLB342B620509.2124155738286279.9764.500.5538.398.42
    MLB Totals - (2B)1279010,7172611370411087315.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (SS)101010011.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (2B)400791314.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (2B)12000291361129115.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (SS)100150016.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (2B)15300286433298215.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (3B)4003103013.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (SS)80011223114.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1983Minor---63-------
    1984Minor---9048-----
    1985Minor---120-1-----
    1986MLB---149-1-----
    1987MLB---126-------
    1988MLB---134-------
    1989MLB---148-------
    1990MLB---142-------
    1991MLB---144-------
    1992MLB---120-------
    1993MLB---128-------
    1994MLB---35-------
    1994Minor---4-------
    1995MLB---91-------
    1996MLB---62-------
    Totals---1556410-----