Page Information
Current Status
Free Agent since 2013-11-10 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Richard Charles Thompson
Stat Years
1999-2013  [mlb] 2004-2012
Height/Weight
6-3 / 180
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (896) ... CF (345) ... LF (90) ... RF (66) ... DH (3) ... P (2)
Draft Position
H
Born Date/Place
High School
Montrose Area (Montrose,PA)
Colleges
James Madison University (Harrisonburg, Virginia)
Draft
Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays in Round #6 (#178 overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Chip Lawrence
MLB Debut
2004-04-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.350)
Service Time
Organizations
PHI [5] PIT [4] TOR [4] TBA [2] KCA [1] ARI [1] ANA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 7236 ... retro id: thomr005 ... mlbam id: 430829
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed88Power30Contact68XBH28RBIs31Runs71Hitting67Durability72Team.500Ratings Explained
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Transactions are divided into 2 sections based on year of occurence. TBC has all PRO transactions from May 2012 to the present day which includes MLB and minor league roster movements. Pre-2012 is MLB-only and with less detail. The data is divided into 2 sections and all transactions data is available through the Data Store.

Transactions Research Application - 2012-present

Draft History

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YearRndOvlPhaseSignedTeam NamePositSourceSchoolConferenceDivisionClassRegionBonusScout(s)
20006178June Regular PhaseYesToronto Blue JaysHCollegeJames MadisonColonial Athletic AssociationNCAA 1---VA105,000Chip Lawrence
1 record(s)
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Rnd Drafted Round Signed Drafted player signed with the drafting team Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Division League division, geographically (usually) grouping of teams within a league Class Player Class related to college. Fr,So,Jr,Sr,5S (5th year senior) Bonus Signing Bonus out of draft or as UDFA

Player Transactions for Rich Thompson

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Tranx DateYearOrgTeam NameLeagueLevelStatus40 ManAgeTransaction Description
2013-11-102013------------Free AgtNo34.201Granted free agency
2013-09-192013TBADurham BullsILAAAMinorsNo34.149Activated from DL
2013-06-082013TBADurham BullsILAAADL-7No34.046 Injured
2013-04-062013TBADurham BullsILAAAMinorsNo33.348Assigned to Durham (AAA)
2012-11-292012TBATampa Bay Rays---MLBMinorsNo33.220Signed to minor league contract
2012-10-262012------------Free AgtNo33.186Elected free agency
2012-10-202012TBADurham BullsILAAAActiveNo33.180Outrighted to Durham (AAA)
2012-09-012012TBATampa Bay Rays---MLBActiveYes33.131Recalled from Durham (AAA)
2012-06-222012TBADurham BullsILAAAMinorsYes33.060Optioned to Durham (AAA)
2012-06-192012TBATampa Bay Rays---MLBActiveYes33.057Recalled from Durham (AAA)
2012-06-052012PHIDurham BullsILAAAMinorsYes33.043Optioned to Durham (AAA)
2012-05-162012TBATampa Bay Rays---MLBMinorsYes33.023Traded from Phillies
2012-05-162012TBATampa Bay Rays---MLBActiveYes33.023Contract purchased from Durham (AAA)
2012-04-142012ANALos Angeles Angels---MLBDFANo32.356Designated for assignment
14 record(s)
Glossary:
Tranx Date Transaction Date, full pro transactions are available since May of 2012 Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. League Abbreviation or name of league Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Status Roster Status Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Transaction Description Full description of the transaction as entered in the database

Pre-2012 Transactions

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actiondateyearTeam Namenotes
2011-12-092011-Signed by Phillies
2007-02-052007-Signed by Diamondbacks to minor league contract
2005-02-032005-Signed by Pirates (minor)
2003-12-152003San Diego PadresTraded by Padres to Royals for Jason Szuminski and Cash.
2003-07-082003Toronto Blue JaysTraded by Blue Jays to Pirates for John Wasdin.
2000-06-192000-signed
6 record(s)
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. Notes For Stats, displays whether Rated Prospect or any awards voting