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Thad BosleyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1990 MLB Years: 1977-1990
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PositionsOF-716, DH-30Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameThaddis Bosley Jr.
Height6-3Weight175BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 17,1956 [61.219]PlaceOceanside,California
High SchoolOceanside (Oceanside,CA)
CollegeMira Costa College (Oceanside,CA)

DraftedSelected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 4th round (82nd overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJune 29,1977 [20.285]
OrganizationsCAL [5] CHN [4] CHA [3] KCA [2] TEX [2] MIL [1] SEA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9029Retrosheet IDboslt001MLBAM ID111251
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed75Power49Contact51XBH41RBIs53Runs54Hitting72Durability30Team.485Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974Idaho FallsPioRk-1768223555434014000000000.242.242.291.533657223.242.049.049.2430.000.000.000.000.0012.96
1975Quad CitiesMidwA-1810837967113123150000000000.298.298.354.65213416379.296.056.055.2970.000.000.000.26379.0014.16
1976SalinasCalifA+-19134527105171264272000000000.324.324.400.72421132527.322.076.076.3320.000.000.000.38263.5018.71
1977Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAcal-20692985597222238239163222400.326.359.433.79212926322.354.107.208.3514.979.942.000.62149.0026.80
1977California AngelsALMLBcal32of2058212196310201954163214204.297.346.363.7097712235.346.066.146.3216.8113.622.000.000.0019.05
1978Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-of2147179275230315218172111000.291.355.358.713646198.316.067.235.3318.5910.611.241.5259.6711.54
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22of21662192559512131211133202214.269.308.329.637728236.305.060.123.2905.5113.562.460.85109.5013.56
1979Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-of229538262101145124189396211300.264.332.335.66712820426.311.071.196.3069.1514.551.590.23382.0019.80
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22of223677132411184191400001.312.384.390.77430386.371.078.234.35410.4716.281.561.1677.0012.50
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32of237014712332021432102704135.224.272.279.551414162.261.055.129.2466.1716.672.701.2373.5012.12
1981Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-of2434122153952014103121201000.320.381.393.774487135.355.073.230.3578.898.891.000.000.0017.95
1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil27of2442105112420032161301004.229.270.248.518262112.261.019.086.2445.3611.612.170.000.008.33
1982Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-of2522841525223922111100110.298.375.476.85140796.310.178.310.37511.4611.461.003.1328.0028.00
1982Seattle MarinersALMLBsea20of252246381002314800001.174.240.196.4369150.211.022.152.2098.0016.002.000.000.0012.50
1983Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-of2639124223611072435122900120.290.350.548.8986818137.326.258.339.3898.7621.172.425.1117.7150.00
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn20of26437212214121211101200110.292.373.458.83133783.322.166.306.36712.0514.461.202.4136.0033.33
1984Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-of27511622358161643113282420200.358.454.5801.0349423194.388.222.444.45514.4312.370.863.0927.0039.66
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27of27559817292221451132200121.296.375.418.793416112.360.122.296.35311.6119.641.691.7949.0020.69
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27of2810818025596372751202900213.328.391.511.9029216202.356.183.317.3959.9014.361.453.4725.7127.12
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27of29871201533411930182401033.275.370.350.720426139.337.075.250.32412.9517.271.330.72120.0018.18
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27of30801401339611160092601222.279.318.357.675508152.330.078.143.2945.9217.112.890.66140.0020.51
1988Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-of31185213165109107430100.308.413.442.85523663.327.134.288.38611.116.350.570.000.0037.50
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27of-dh311521140002002600110.190.250.190.4404024.250.000.095.1888.3325.003.000.000.000.00
1988California AngelsALMLBcal7of31357592150071161201302.280.321.347.66826585.318.067.147.3007.0614.122.000.000.0023.81
1988Totals for AL-AL         5096102550091181801412.260.306.313.619305109.305.053.135.2767.3416.512.250.000.0020.00
1989Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-of323010117317021233132100110.307.383.436.819449115.367.129.257.36811.3018.261.621.7450.5029.03
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex19,32of-dh3237405920192031100102.225.273.350.62314344.276.125.250.2816.8225.003.672.2740.0033.33
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex32of333029340013104700011.138.242.241.4837133.143.103.276.21812.1221.211.753.0329.0025.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter78415811834305012201584724143275114161533.272.330.357.687564821755.315.085.190.0008.1515.671.921.1479.0519.07
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter715263347679312624273249242155216951340.301.341.398.73910481772815.319.097.175.0005.517.671.390.9697.5222.32
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter40515042494558513241889242155216951340.303.368.424.7926381221686.338.121.258.0009.1912.811.391.4262.6726.81
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter134527105171264272000000000.324.324.400.72421132527.322.076.076.0000.000.000.000.38263.5018.71
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10837967113123150000000000.298.298.354.65213416379.296.056.055.0000.000.000.000.26379.0014.16
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter68223555434014000000000.242.242.291.533657223.242.049.049.0000.000.000.000.000.0012.96
Chicago Cubs Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter293470691421671262143618701477.302.379.443.82220835536.347.141.294.00011.3816.231.432.2439.1724.65
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter172443501168253519143273063410.262.310.323.63314315484.302.061.144.0006.6115.082.281.0388.6012.93
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter93287288415202665224415506.293.340.359.69910317320.339.066.146.0006.8813.752.000.000.0020.24
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9516114436111800113201332.267.309.335.644548176.321.068.137.0006.2518.182.910.57161.0018.60
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter42105112420032161301004.229.270.248.518262112.261.019.086.0005.3611.612.170.000.008.33
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6769813202123071800113.188.260.304.56421477.220.116.261.0009.0923.382.572.6034.5030.77
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2246381002314800001.174.240.196.4369150.211.022.152.0008.0016.002.000.000.0012.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623273889102433105305703337.272.330.357.68711717363.315.085.190.0008.1515.671.921.1479.0519.07
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625971081802956732110354921310.301.341.398.73923740638.319.097.175.0005.517.671.390.9697.5222.32

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977California AngelsALMLBcal20OF55--13015-136131.9632.38------5894.834.0
1978Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha21OF46--775218482.9761.78------4797.933.8
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21OF64--15534-162158.9752.47------6697.039.8
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha22OF78--14065-151146.9671.87------9582.157.4
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22OF28--572216159.9672.11------3677.817.5
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22DH1---------------362.80.6
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23OF52--9114-9692.9581.77------7074.332.5
1981Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil24OF34--75-5-8075.9382.21------34100.025.8
1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24OF37--5512-5856.9661.51------4288.133.9
1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24DH1---------------422.40.9
1982Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea25OF13--242--26261.0002.00------2259.19.1
1982Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25OF19--121--13131.0000.68------2286.411.7
1983Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn26OF4--3-1-43.7500.75------3910.32.9
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26OF20--271-128281.0001.40------4346.512.3
1984Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn27OF27--314213735.9461.30------5152.917.5
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27OF33--3921-4241.9761.24------5560.020.5
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28OF55--84-1-8584.9881.53------10850.934.2
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29OF41--31-1-3231.9690.76------8747.125.6
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30OF28--28-1-2928.9661.00------8035.017.3
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30DH13---------------8016.38.0
1988Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal31OF13--201--21211.0001.62------1872.29.2
1988California AngelsALMLBcal31OF26--55-2-5755.9652.12------3574.316.0
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31OF6--4---441.0000.67------1540.03.7
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31DH4---------------1526.72.5
1988California AngelsALMLBcal31DH2---------------355.71.2
1989Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex32OF20--3521-3837.9741.85------3066.713.8
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex32OF8--121-113131.0001.63------3721.64.9
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex32DH5---------------3713.53.1
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex33OF9--4---441.0000.44------3030.05.6
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex33DH4---------------3013.32.5
MLB Totals for OF - 14 season(s)-   OF481--78413233820797.9721.66------4810.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH30---------------300.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 8 season(s)-   OF235--40520162441425.9641.81------2350.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977California AngelsALMLBcal20---------55-
1978Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha21---------46-
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21---------64-
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha22---------78-
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22---------281
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23---------52-
1981Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil24---------34-
1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24---------371
1982Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea25---------13-
1982Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25---------19-
1983Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn26---------4-
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26---------20-
1984Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn27---------27-
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27---------33-
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28---------55-
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29---------41-
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30---------2813
1988Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal31---------13-
1988California AngelsALMLBcal31---------262
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31---------64
1989Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex32---------20-
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex32---------85
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex33---------94

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB2722000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs22000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak42First Base Coach1628775.5378.03Art Howe
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak43Hitting Coach1619170.565--1Art HoweLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak44Hitting Coach16210260.63014.02Art HoweLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak45Hitting Coach16210359.636--1Art HoweLost in 1st Round (Twins)
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak46Hitting Coach1629666.593--1Ken MachaLost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1990-06-02Released by Rangers. 
1989-12-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1989-10-02Released by Rangers. 
1989-06-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1988-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-06-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1988-05-27Released by Royals. 
1988-01-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-03-30TradeTraded by Cubs with Dave Gumpert to Royals for Jim Sundberg. 
1983-03-30Purchased by Cubs from Athletics. 
1983-02-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1982-09-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1982-03-05TradeTraded by Brewers to Mariners for Mike Parrott. 
1981-04-01TradeTraded by White Sox to Brewers for John Poff. 
1977-12-05TradeTraded by Angels with Richard Dotson and Bobby Bonds to White Sox for Dave Frost, Chris Knapp and Brian Downing. 
* 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
1985Chicago CubsTeam Payroll28215,000-3922235370,78060,000215,000
1986Chicago CubsTeam Payroll29327,500-3271954386,34760,000542,500
1987Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll30457,500-2171170++344,90660,0001,000,000
1988Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll31400,000-2591364++392,10762,5001,400,000
1988California AngelsTeam Payroll31400,000-2591264++392,10762,5001,400,000
1989Texas RangersTeam Payroll3262,500-69137-429,80262,5001,462,500
1990Texas RangersTeam Payroll33250,000-4181441515,727100,0001,712,500
* 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