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Mark ThurmondTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1976-1991 MLB Years: 1983-1990
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-448, OF-26Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMark Anthony Thurmond
Height6-0Weight193BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 12,1956 [61.222]PlaceHouston,Texas
High SchoolSpring Branch (Houston,TX)
CollegeTexas A&M University (College Station,TX)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 5th round (118th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 24th round (582nd overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutMay 14,1983 [26.244]
OrganizationsSDN [8] BAL [2] DET [2] SFN [2] HOU [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID18901Retrosheet IDthurm001MLBAM ID123329
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts33Walks65Hittable41SO/BB48vsPower41Hitting10Durability72Team.516Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977Texas A&M UniversitySWCNCAA-1S/R201021.8915123630076.0622216027760001.177.34--3.209.002.81.833-
1978Texas A&M UniversitySWCNCAA-1ST211312.1217161950097.2672623030950000.996.17--2.768.753.17.929-
1979Texas A&M UniversitySWCNCAA-1ST221042.32161429200100.2852926032870001.167.60--2.867.782.72.714-
1979Amarillo Gold SoxTexAAsdn-S/R22355.661789210062.0895239131461001.9412.920.154.506.681.48.375-
1980Amarillo Gold SoxTexAAsdn-ST231093.87262517101156.016480679611258001.449.460.523.527.212.05.526-
1981Amarillo Gold SoxTexAAsdn-ST241253.262727010200193.0202867010561284001.349.420.472.615.972.29.706-
1982Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAsdn-ST2512103.57282809200194.0202887713581068001.349.360.602.694.911.83.545-
1983Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-S/R26613.29196131010463.0632823624381001.389.000.863.435.431.58.857-
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn58ST26732.65211832020115.01044034733490121.198.120.552.583.821.48.7003.60
1984San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38ST271482.97322931110178.217470591255572201.288.760.602.772.871.04.6363.93
1985San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38S/R287113.973623131142138.01547061944570031.4310.020.592.863.711.30.3893.72
1986San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38ST29376.5017152210070.2965851727320101.7412.230.893.444.081.19.3004.30
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet30Rel29411.9225421005351.2441311717171001.187.661.222.962.961.00.8004.86
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet30Rel30014.23480480023561.2833229524214001.7412.110.733.503.060.88.0004.41
1988Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-ST31532.65880100054.0402216318250001.076.630.502.984.141.39.625-
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21Rel31184.58436370015374.28043381027290021.439.641.213.253.501.07.1114.90
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21Rel32243.90492470012490.01024339617341011.3210.200.601.703.402.00.3333.47
1990Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-Rel33003.27909002111.011440160001.099.00--0.824.916.00--
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30Rel33233.34430430016456.2532621618241001.258.420.952.863.811.33.4004.29
1991Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-Rel34033.4226026007223.229179012150001.7311.03--4.565.701.25.000-
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter40463.6931497217637821834.2890395343692623209481.389.560.742.813.441.22.4651.27
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter48363.6216010258306198756.08003773054226148922001.409.510.503.105.811.87.571-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter23173.35904248112197345.0345159129221131909001.328.970.572.944.941.68.575-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter25193.8570601019401411.04552181762014829913001.479.960.443.246.552.02.568-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3372.1348426241000273.021477650892580001.107.02--2.928.462.90.825-
San Diego Padres Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter31293.6710685216372501.0528238205351591952451.379.450.632.843.491.23.517-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3124.219288400277164.218286771644631031.379.950.872.403.441.43.200-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter423.187346900288112.012745401241385001.4810.090.953.263.020.93.667-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter233.34430430016456.2532621618241001.258.420.952.863.811.33.400-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11123.6982255721206220.0234104901869842121.389.560.742.813.441.22.4781.27
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14103.624630169262220.02321108912761426001.409.510.503.105.811.87.583-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1976Texas A&M UniversitySWCNCAA-1p194914022397411820171200000.279.357.407.7645712157.299.128.264.35410.837.640.710.64140.0030.77
1979Amarillo Gold SoxTexAAsdn-p22192100000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23733.330.000.000.000.000.00
1982Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAsdn-p25283000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1983Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-p26191000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn58p262137121000002606001.054.103.081.1843145.065.027.081.0934.4413.333.000.000.0050.00
1984San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38p27325811110040031007001.190.230.207.43712168.229.017.069.2054.4114.713.330.000.009.09
1985San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38p2836342300020011009100.088.111.088.1993045.120.000.029.0952.2222.2210.000.000.000.00
1986San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38p291824061006000302001.250.250.292.5427126.286.042.042.2410.0011.540.000.000.0016.67
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30p33435000001000400100.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1991Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-p34262000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1501584223001300633024203.139.169.158.327253190.173.019.057.0003.1617.375.500.000.0013.64
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter928100000001400000.000.111.000.111009.000.000.125.00011.1144.444.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter736000000000400000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter192100000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.00033.330.000.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4914022397411820171200000.279.357.407.7645712157.299.128.264.00010.837.640.710.64140.0030.77
San Diego Padres Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1071534223001200629024103.144.175.163.338253184.176.019.059.0003.2615.764.830.000.0013.64
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter435000001000400100.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621714243001400636026203.139.169.158.327273205.173.019.057.0003.1617.375.500.000.0013.64
Average Minor - Per 162 games16214200000002700000.000.111.000.1110016.000.000.125.00011.1144.444.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Amarillo Gold Sox TexAAsdn22P17--212111514.9330.82------1989.512.5
1980Amarillo Gold Sox TexAAsdn23OF26--721-228281.0001.08------26100.019.1
1981Amarillo Gold Sox TexAAsdn24P27--937214846.9581.70------27100.039.7
1982Hawaii Islanders PCLAAAsdn25P28--536124241.9761.46------28100.019.4
1983Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn26P19--413--17171.0000.89------19100.013.3
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26P21-115722--29291.0001.380.25-----21100.013.0
1984San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27P32-1781138-349491.0001.530.28-----32100.019.8
1985San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28P36-138827123635.9720.970.25-----36100.022.2
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet29P25-5163--991.0000.360.18-----25100.015.4
1986San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29P17-70412--16161.0000.940.23-----1894.410.5
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet30P48-6129--11111.0000.230.18-----48100.029.6
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal31P8--29-111111.0001.38------8100.05.7
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31P43-74381-1211.9170.260.15-----43100.026.7
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32P49-90410--14141.0000.290.16-----49100.030.2
1990Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou33P9---1--111.0000.11------9100.06.3
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33P43-56415122019.9500.440.34-----43100.026.5
1991Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn34P26---8--881.0000.31------26100.018.8
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P314-8334914437196193.9850.610.23-----3140.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P90--1167137978.9870.87------900.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P44--1149326360.9521.36------440.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF26--721-228281.0001.08------260.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Amarillo Gold Sox TexAAsdn2217----------
1980Amarillo Gold Sox TexAAsdn23---------26-
1981Amarillo Gold Sox TexAAsdn2427----------
1982Hawaii Islanders PCLAAAsdn2528----------
1983Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn2619----------
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2621----------
1984San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2732----------
1985San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2836----------
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet2925----------
1986San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2917----------
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet3048----------
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal318----------
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3143----------
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3249----------
1990Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou339----------
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3343----------
1991Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn3426----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1984San Diego PadresChamp. SeriesMLB27019.821003.2742102.8117.180.004.912.450.500.00.000
1984San Diego PadresWorld SeriesMLB270110.132005.11263202.9420.250.005.063.380.670.00.000
1987Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB30000.001000.1000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs019.0020200004.0704021002.2515.750.004.502.250.500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs0110.1320200005.31206032002.8120.250.005.063.380.670.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984San Diego PadresChamp. SeriesMLB27110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1990-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-05-01Sent to Giants by Astros for future considerations. 
1990-02-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1989-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-02-27TradeTraded by Tigers to Orioles for Ray Knight. 
1986-07-09TradeTraded by Padres to Tigers for Dave LaPoint. 
* 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
1985San Diego PadresTeam Payroll28130,000-4652323370,78060,000130,000
1986Detroit TigersTeam Payroll29270,000-3661848386,34760,000400,000
1986San Diego PadresTeam Payroll29270,000-3661748386,34760,000400,000
1987Detroit TigersTeam Payroll30370,000-2481565++344,90660,000770,000
1988Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll31435,000-2491065++392,10762,5001,205,000
1989Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll32470,000-262568++429,80262,5001,675,000
1990San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll33100,000-64950-515,727100,0001,775,000
* 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