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Dale ThayerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2016 MLB Years: 2009-2015
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PositionsP-719Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDale Scott Thayer
Height6-0Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 17,1980 [37.158]PlaceFountain Valley,California
High SchoolEdison (Huntington Beach,CA)
CollegeChico State (Chico,CA), Santa Ana College (Santa Ana,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 47th round (1404th overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry DraftService Time4.035 (2015)
MLB DebutMay 22,2009 [28.156]
OrganizationsSDN [8] TBA [4] NYN [1] ATL [1] LAN [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID44850Retrosheet IDthayd001MLBAM ID445612
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (59.85%) -- Slider (22.19%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (15.19%) -- Changeup (2.77%)
Fastball Velocity [2015] - 91.89 - [2014] - 92.20 - [2013] - 92.76 - [2012] - 93.84 - [2011] - 92.68 - [2010] - 92.90
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts58Walks60Hittable64SO/BB64vsPower64Hitting0Durability66Team.497Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2001Santa Ana CollegeCollegeNCAASoRel20312.4919019000825.02213709320001.227.82--3.2011.373.56.750-
2002Chico StateCollegeNCAAJr17R/CL21212.88270270001434.0391211313331001.5110.220.793.418.652.54.667-
2003Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAsdn29R/CL22132.064504500352548.0311511215721000.965.810.382.8113.504.80.250-
2004Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+sdn-R/CL23211.635005000422355.0361210111540000.855.860.161.798.784.91.667-
2004Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn-Rel23113.6880800407.08331170001.239.821.231.238.597.00.500-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0321.875805800462362.2441513212610000.896.320.291.728.765.08.600-
2005Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn-CL24352.345605600502757.2601615526591001.499.360.784.069.212.27.375-
2006Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn-CL25742.485705700512765.0591818322570001.248.130.413.037.852.59.636-
2006Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-Rel25003.0020200203.02111141001.006.003.003.0012.004.00--
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--CL0742.505905900532768.0611919423611001.238.030.533.038.032.65.636-
2007Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba39R/CL26902.264704700432159.2401615420541001.016.030.603.028.152.701.000-
2007Durham BullsILAAAtba-Rel26002.8980800409.05330492000.964.82--3.868.682.25--
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0902.355505500472168.1451918424633001.005.870.523.138.222.631.000-
2008Durham BullsILAAAtba17Rel27312.77520520024968.0732621224764001.429.610.263.1610.013.17.750-
2009Durham BullsILAAAtba17R/CL28252.275105100401763.0592416315442001.178.380.432.136.252.93.286-
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba59Rel28004.6111011003113.218973181001.3911.851.980.665.278.00-5.00
2010Durham BullsILAAAtba17Rel29413.45460460017360.0682823325556001.5510.200.453.758.252.20.800-
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba59Rel290027.0010100002.07661020003.5031.504.50--9.000.00-7.58
2011Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn31R/CL30432.665405400392171.0542321815663000.976.851.011.908.374.40.571-
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn46,36Rel30033.4811011007010.012440050001.1610.45----4.350.00.0002.06
2012Tucson PadresPCLAAAsdn17Rel31000.0070700108.02000250000.482.16--2.165.402.50--
2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn55Rel31223.43640640021757.2532422412472011.138.270.621.877.343.92.5003.04
2013San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn55Rel32353.32690690013165.0592524822642021.258.171.113.058.862.91.3753.79
2014San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33Rel33452.34700700025065.0531917916621021.067.301.242.208.543.88.4443.85
2015San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdn30ST340127.0011000001.03331000003.0027.009.00----0.00.000-
2015El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAsdn32Rel34200.9370700009.251113100000.834.660.932.799.313.331.000-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0213.37817000010.284423100001.036.751.692.538.443.33.667-
2015San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn44Rel34224.0638038005037.2371717515252001.388.841.193.585.971.67.5004.73
2016Tulsa DrillersTexAAlan36Rel35116.7570700308.01610622101002.2518.002.252.2511.255.00.500-
2016Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl60Rel350020.2520200001.05330100004.5033.75--6.75--0.00--
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0118.6890900309.02113923101002.5720.251.932.899.643.33.500-
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter11173.47264026400749249.22391049730662138051.218.551.072.367.623.23.3930.70
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter39262.56500149900355173593.25262021703718758222001.197.930.562.828.783.11.600-
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter15102.7222902290012750292.027310989189026918001.238.350.552.758.232.99.600-
AA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter21122.7117611750015175197.0186666016711873001.298.410.723.218.462.63.636-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter211.635005000422355.0361210111540000.855.860.161.798.784.91.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132.064504500352548.0311511215721000.965.810.382.8113.504.80.250-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter522.72460460002259.2612518322651001.399.200.453.329.802.95.714-
San Diego Padres Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter11143.19241024100648224.2202858026651987051.188.061.042.597.903.05.440-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter007.4712012003115.225151341101001.6614.362.300.575.7410.00--
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter033.4811011007010.012440050001.1610.45----4.350.00.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10153.47231023100658220.0209918526581867041.218.551.072.367.623.23.4000.70
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14102.5618401840013164220.0194746314692158001.197.930.562.828.783.11.583-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn-p24451000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn-25431000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba59p2811000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn55p32691000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33p33701000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1403000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter982000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter902000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1392000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1623000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2004Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn23P50--171-98.8890.16------50100.035.7
2004Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn23P8---1--111.0000.13------8100.05.7
2005Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn24P56--78-115151.0000.27------56100.040.6
2006Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn25P57--515--20201.0000.35------57100.041.3
2006Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn25P2---------------2100.01.4
2007Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba26P47---4--441.0000.09------47100.033.6
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba26P8---1--111.0000.13------8100.05.6
2008Durham Bulls ILAAAtba27P52--27--991.0000.17------52100.036.1
2009Durham Bulls ILAAAtba28P51--16--771.0000.14------51100.035.4
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28P11-131---111.0000.090.08-----11100.06.8
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba29P46--161-87.8750.15------46100.032.2
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba29P1-2-------------1100.00.6
2011Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn30P54--510-215151.0000.28------54100.037.8
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn30P11-1031--441.0000.360.40-----11100.06.8
2012Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn31P7--1---111.0000.14------7100.04.9
2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31P64-5713--441.0000.060.0712192.3-64100.039.5
2013San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32P69-65261298.8890.120.127187.5-69100.042.6
2014San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33P70-6526--881.0000.110.129281.8-70100.043.2
2015San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn34P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2015El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn34P7--3---331.0000.43------7100.04.9
2015San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn34P38-37-2--221.0000.050.052-100.0-38100.023.5
2016Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan35P7----2-2---------7100.05.0
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl35P2---------------2100.01.4
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P264-249918122827.9640.100.1130488.2-2640.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P229--1330124443.9770.19------2290.00.0
AA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P176--1229214341.9530.23------1760.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P50--171-98.8890.16------500.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2004Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn2350----------
2004Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn238----------
2005Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn2456----------
2006Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn2557----------
2006Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn252----------
2007Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba2647----------
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba268----------
2008Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2752----------
2009Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2851----------
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2811----------
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2946----------
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba291----------
2011Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn3054----------
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn3011----------
2012Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn317----------
2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3164----------
2013San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3269----------
2014San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3370----------
2015San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn341----------
2015El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn347----------
2015San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3438----------
2016Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan357----------
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl352----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB25000.0010100111.0100000001.009.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2007Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0010100001.0100001001.009.000.000.009.0000.00.000
2008Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB27000.0010100111.0100001101.009.000.000.009.0000.00.000
2009Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB28000.0002-200204.0410000101.009.000.000.000.0002.25.000
2010Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB29005.06909000210.21266047101.5710.120.003.375.911.755.06.000
2011New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30019.0010100101.0211001002.0018.000.000.009.0009.00.000
2012San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB31103.3710010003010.2944049001.277.590.003.377.592.253.371.000
2013San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB32004.661001000419.21085329001.309.312.791.868.384.507.45.000
2014San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB33012.0890900308.2922009001.109.350.000.009.3502.08.000
2015San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB34004.0090900429.01144019001.3311.000.001.009.009.004.00.000
2016Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB35114.5060600216.0733036001.6710.500.004.509.002.004.50.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 11 yrs233.59572550021862.767292531452301.299.620.432.017.473.714.16.400

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2003Midwest League All-Star Team (RP)1
2007Southern League All-Star (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-06-13RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Braves35.178  
2016-06-06RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)35.171Team Roster on 2016-06-06
2016-05-31RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract35.165Team Roster on 2016-05-31
2016-05-04RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Dodgers35.138  
2016-04-07RPLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract35.111Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2016-03-27RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentOpted out of his contract and elected free agency35.100  
2016-02-11RPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract35.056Team Roster on 2016-02-11
2015-10-14RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency34.301  
2015-08-18RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors34.244Team Roster on 2015-08-18
2015-08-18RPSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to El Paso (AAA)34.244Team Roster on 2015-08-18
2015-08-12RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment34.238Team Roster on 2015-08-12
2015-07-09RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.204Team Roster on 2015-07-09
2015-06-25RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right shoulder34.190Team Roster on 2015-06-25
2015-01-17RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.375m) Avoids arbitration34.031Team Roster on 2015-01-17
2014-05-14RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from Paternity Leave list33.148Team Roster on 2014-05-14
2014-05-13RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on Paternity Leave list33.147Team Roster on 2014-05-13
2012-08-27RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from Paternity Leave List31.253Team Roster on 2012-08-27
2012-08-24CLSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YRestricted--Placed on Paternity Leave31.250Team Roster on 2012-08-24
2012-05-07CLSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActive--31.141Team Roster on 2012-05-07
2012-04-26PSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Tucson (AAA)31.130Team Roster on 2012-04-26
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-12-06ContractSigned by Padres 
2006-09-15TradeTraded by Padres to Devil Rays as player to be named later from Aug 24 trade 
2002-09-25ContractSigned as nondrafted free agent by Padres 
* 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
2009Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll28400,000-72438-2,746,792400,000400,000
2010Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll29400,000-75734-2,812,412400,000800,000
2011New York MetsTeam Payroll30414,000-78934-2,722,607414,0001,214,000
2012San Diego PadresTeam Payroll31480,000-76037-2,954,887480,0001,694,000
2013San Diego PadresTeam Payroll32498,900-64128293,023,990490,0002,192,900
2014San Diego PadresTeam Payroll33515,800-57220373,256,497500,0002,708,700
2015San Diego PadresTeam Payroll341,375,0004.03544617513,571,283507,5004,083,7002015-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.375m) Avoids arbitration
* 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