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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Frank Edward Thomas
Stat Years
1987-2008  [mlb] 1990-2008
Height/Weight
6-5 / 270
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
DH (1311) ... 1B (1146)
Draft Position
1B
Born Date/Place
1968-05-27 in Columbus, Georgia   [52.117]
High School
Columbus (Columbus,GA)
Colleges
Auburn University (Auburn, Alabama)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago White Sox in Round #1 (#7 overall) of the 1989 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Michael Rizzo,Dan Monzon
MLB Debut
1990-08-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.067)
Service Time
17.063 (2007)
Organizations
CHA [17] OAK [2] TOR [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 396 ... retro id: thomf001 ... mlbam id: 123245
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1987AuburnSECNCAA-1------191b-dh------592095675120216800383640500.359.457.7181.17525615033.541.359.34414.8414.060.959.98.2044.0
    1988AuburnSECNCAA-1------201b-dh------55182457021095442422260200.385.509.6481.15723211830.505.263.39918.109.480.5220.23.8842.9
    1989AuburnSECNCAA-1------211b-dhDR:1-7---6420662831931983007325100300.403.568.8011.36929216541.752.398.38825.008.560.3410.86.5149.4
    1989Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha-211b---11752819501111011310200.365.470.519.98966276.385.154.36016.674.550.2752.01.5231.6
    1989Sarasota White SoxFSLA+cha-211b---15518827529143001313330100.277.386.399.7852237514.282.122.31613.9014.801.0647.01.7926.9
    1990Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-221b---2109353851142751871751127450420.323.487.5811.06847420550.581.258.36223.6315.610.6619.63.8043.9
    1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha15,35221bL-S-E-P260191396311373101445420305.330.454.529.98324010121.424.199.42118.3322.501.2327.32.9233.3
    1991Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3523dh-1bL-S-E-P315855910417831232109121381121021320.318.453.5531.00670030965.479.235.35019.7116.000.8117.54.5736.5
    1992Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35241bL-S-E-P41605731081854622411563122885011619.323.439.536.97571130772.431.213.34117.1612.380.7223.93.3838.9
    1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35251bL-S-E-P515354910617436041128421125420132310.317.426.6071.03367633377.497.290.28516.577.990.4813.46.0744.2
    1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35261bL-S-E-P61133991061413413810123109612071215.353.487.7291.21651729173.647.376.33621.0811.800.5610.57.3551.8
    1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35271b-dhL-S-E-P714549310215227040111321367460122914.308.454.6061.06064729967.576.298.28621.0211.440.5412.36.1844.1
    1996Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35281bL-S-E-P81415271101842604013411109705082625.349.459.6261.08564933066.484.277.33916.8010.790.6413.26.1635.9
    1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35291b-dhL-S-E-P9146530110184350351251110969307915.347.456.6111.06764932470.470.264.34416.8010.630.6315.15.3938.0
    1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3530dhL-S-E-P101605851091553522910970110936011214.265.381.480.86171228166.415.215.26615.4513.060.8520.24.0742.6
    1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3531dh-1bL-S-E-P111354867414836015773387669081314.305.414.471.88559022951.346.166.32214.7511.190.7632.42.5434.5
    2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3532dhL-S-E-P121595821151914404314313112945081813.328.436.6251.06170736487.486.297.32715.8413.300.8413.56.0845.5
    2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3533dhL-S-E-P1320688153041000101200120.221.316.441.75779307.368.220.20812.6615.191.2017.05.0646.7
    2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3534dhL-S-E-P1414852377132291289230881157010210.252.361.472.83362824758.394.220.26714.0118.311.3118.74.4643.9
    2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3535dhL-S-E-P151535468714635042105001001151204411.267.390.562.95266230777.478.295.26515.1117.371.1513.06.3452.7
    2004Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3536dhL-S-E-P16742405365160184902645760132.271.434.563.99731113534.550.292.28320.5818.330.8913.35.7952.3
    2005Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-371b-dh---171142381014004900002.190.261.286.54746122.190.096.2198.7019.572.2542.02.1725.0
    2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3537dhL-S-E-P1734105192330122600163100302.219.315.590.9051246215.524.371.16912.9025.001.948.89.6865.2
    2006Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3538dhL-S-E-P181374667712611039114008181606313.270.381.545.92655925450.448.275.24714.4914.491.0011.96.9839.7
    2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3539dhL-S-E-P19155531631473002695008194705314.277.377.480.85762425556.356.203.29112.9815.061.1620.44.1738.1
    2008Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3540dhL-S-E-P2016607101031100111310003.167.306.333.63972204.350.166.15915.2818.061.1820.04.1740.0
    2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3540dhL-S-E-P205518620496151900284420106.263.364.387.7512177212.274.124.31912.9020.281.5737.22.3024.5
    MLB Totals (20 yrs)2322819914942468495125211704322316671397870121168225.301.419.555.9741007445501028.458.254.30416.5513.870.8415.75.1741.7
    American League Totals (20 yrs)2322819914942468495125211704322316671397870121168225.301.419.555.9741007445501028.458.254.30416.5513.870.8415.75.1741.7
    Minor League Totals192635123193426241168615811990722.304.445.502.94780931972.450.198.33919.5314.710.7526.52.9737.3
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals1785971632285234920542153832001000.382.514.7251.239780433104.603.343.37719.6210.640.5412.26.2845.6
    Minor: Rk Totals1752819501111011310200.365.470.519.98966276.385.154.36016.674.550.2752.01.5231.6
    Minor: A+ Totals5518827529143001313330100.277.386.399.7852237514.282.122.31613.9014.801.0647.01.7926.9
    Minor: AA Totals109353851142751871751127450420.323.487.5811.06847420550.581.258.36223.6315.610.6619.63.8043.9
    Minor: AAA Totals1142381014004900002.190.261.286.54746122.190.096.2198.7019.572.2542.02.1725.0
    Chicago White Sox Totals (16 yrs)1959695613272136447114481465322314661165710109162189.307.427.568.99586023949906.473.261.31017.0413.540.7915.55.2142.4
    Oakland Athletics Totals (2 yrs)192652971751714413300109125807319.268.376.500.87677632662.399.232.26714.0516.111.1514.85.6735.4
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (2 yrs)17159170157310291060092107805317.266.369.465.83469627560.355.199.27813.2215.371.1620.44.1738.2
    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
    1989Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRk211B1500.01308218140138.9869.200.0023.888.22
    1989Sarasota White SoxFSLA+211B5100.042031738458451.9858.800.0037.592.72
    1990Birmingham BaronsSouAA221B10900.095477148610451031.9879.500.0075.7100.01
    1990Chicago White SoxALMLB221B5100.042826553459454.9898.900.0031.585.03
    1990Chicago White SoxALMLB22DH800.0000000.0000.000.004.913.35
    1991Chicago White SoxALMLB231B5600.045927243488486.9968.700.0034.635.42
    1991Chicago White SoxALMLB23DH10100.0000000.0000.000.0062.363.91
    1992Chicago White SoxALMLB241B15800.01428921311215331520.9929.600.0097.598.81
    1992Chicago White SoxALMLB24DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.38
    1993Chicago White SoxALMLB251B15000.01222831512813201305.9898.700.0092.698.01
    1993Chicago White SoxALMLB25DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.52.68
    1994Chicago White SoxALMLB261B9900.073545774787780.9917.900.0087.687.61
    1994Chicago White SoxALMLB26DH1300.0000000.0000.000.0011.511.52
    1995Chicago White SoxALMLB271B9000.073834767779772.9918.600.0062.562.11
    1995Chicago White SoxALMLB27DH5400.0000000.0000.000.0037.537.21
    1996Chicago White SoxALMLB281B13900.0109885911111921183.9928.500.0085.898.61
    1997Chicago White SoxALMLB291B9700.0739491170799788.9868.100.0060.266.41
    1997Chicago White SoxALMLB29DH4900.0000000.0000.000.0030.433.62
    1998Chicago White SoxALMLB301B1400.01166212124122.9848.700.008.68.83
    1998Chicago White SoxALMLB30DH14600.0000000.0000.000.0090.191.31
    1999Chicago White SoxALMLB311B4900.038518440407403.9908.200.0030.436.32
    1999Chicago White SoxALMLB31DH8300.0000000.0000.000.0051.661.51
    2000Chicago White SoxALMLB321B300258.126715138283282.9969.401.0918.518.92
    2000Chicago White SoxALMLB32DH12700.0000000.0000.000.0078.479.91
    2001Chicago White SoxALMLB331B3019.2201122221.9557.001.091.915.04
    2001Chicago White SoxALMLB33DH1600.0000000.0000.000.009.980.04
    2002Chicago White SoxALMLB341B4031.0384254442.95510.501.352.52.73
    2002Chicago White SoxALMLB34DH14000.0000000.0000.000.0086.494.61
    2003Chicago White SoxALMLB351B2727209.02069119216215.9958.001.0316.717.63
    2003Chicago White SoxALMLB35DH12400.0000000.0000.000.0076.581.01
    2004Chicago White SoxALMLB361B4432.13130234341.0008.501.062.55.43
    2004Chicago White SoxALMLB36DH6500.0000000.0000.000.0040.187.81
    2005Chicago White SoxALMLB37DH2800.0000000.0000.000.0017.382.42
    2006Oakland AthleticsALMLB38DH1351350.0000000.0000.000.0083.398.51
    2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLB39DH14700.0000000.0000.000.0090.794.81
    2008Oakland AthleticsALMLB40DH5300.0000000.0000.000.0032.996.42
    2008Toronto Blue JaysALMLB40DH1600.0000000.0000.000.009.9100.02
    MLB Totals - (1B)9713154979104978077684878407.9918.7015.300.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)13111350000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)1090095477148610451031.9879.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)510042031738458451.9858.800.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (1B)15001308218140138.9869.200.000.00.00
    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
    1989Minor--66--------
    1990MLB--51-------8
    1990Minor--109--------
    1991MLB--56-------101
    1992MLB--158-------2
    1993MLB--150-------4
    1994MLB--99-------13
    1995MLB--90-------54
    1996MLB--139--------
    1997MLB--97-------49
    1998MLB--14-------146
    1999MLB--49-------83
    2000MLB--30-------127
    2001MLB--3-------16
    2002MLB--4-------140
    2003MLB--27-------124
    2004MLB--4-------65
    2005MLB----------28
    2006MLB----------135
    2007MLB----------147
    2008MLB----------69
    Totals--1146-------1311