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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Edward Thompson
Stat Years
1978-1982
Height/Weight
5-10 / 167
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
3B (151) ... P (94) ... OF (16) ... 2B (10) ... SS (10)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
1958-07-27   [61.256]
High School
None listed
Colleges
Fairleigh Dickinson University (Teaneck, New Jersey)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #32 (#778 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [4]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 97700
Relations
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1979Geneva CubsNYPLA-chn-201---511.941352008165.0441914526631001.086.090.693.608.722.632.42.833
    1979Minor Totals: CHNbyYearA-----201---511.941352008165.0441914526631001.086.090.693.608.722.632.42.833
    1980Quad Cities CubsMidwAchn-212---843.0733420029385.0773429523681021.188.150.532.447.203.602.96.667
    1980Minor Totals: CHNbyYearA----211---843.0733420029385.0773429523681021.188.150.532.447.203.602.96.667
    1981Hagerstown SunsCaroA+----223---002.2510000810116.0146416190001.257.880.563.3810.693.383.17.000
    1981Midland CubsTexAAchn-223---613.60141441000100.01124540917280001.2910.080.811.532.524.051.65.857
    1981Minor Totals: -CHNbyYearA+/AA----222---613.412414418101116.012651441023470001.289.780.781.783.653.962.04.857
    1982Midland CubsTexAAchn-234---466.39371002536456.1644340925412011.5810.221.443.996.556.871.64.400
    1982Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAA----231---466.42371002536456.3644340925412011.5910.271.444.016.586.901.64.400
    Minor League Totals23123.55107248133839322.331114712729972194031.278.690.812.716.124.112.26.657
    Minor: A- Totals511.941352008165.0441914526631001.086.090.693.608.722.632.42.833
    Minor: A Totals843.0733420029385.0773429523681021.188.150.532.447.203.602.96.667
    Minor: A+ Totals002.2510000810116.0146416190001.257.880.563.3810.693.383.17.000
    Minor: AA Totals1074.6151154125364156.317688801842692011.4010.151.042.423.985.071.64.588
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1978Bakersfield OutlawsCalifA+----193b1113416721302371480134383331500.313.370.502.87246320944.303.189.3108.217.130.8729.73.0233.8
    1979Wausau TimbersMidwA----203b22073111640294210800100.219.310.356.66684266.301.137.21911.909.520.8036.52.3837.5
    1979Bakersfield OutlawsCalifA+----203b-of230113203880322416901400.336.358.487.8451245511.230.151.3334.847.261.5037.72.4229.0
    1979Midland CubsTexAAchn-203b-of23097131720084211723200.175.268.196.464115192.155.021.1859.576.090.640.00.0011.8
    1979Wichita AerosAmerAAAchn-203b2113810110003105400100.289.364.289.65344110.158.000.31411.369.090.800.00.000.0
    1980Quad Cities CubsMidwAchn-21p3335210102001101000.200.333.600.933731.600.400.25014.2914.291.000.00.00100.0
    1981Hagerstown SunsCaroA+----22p4101000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1982Midland CubsTexAAchn-23p5372000000001100000.000.333.000.333300.500.000.00033.3333.331.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals284745128213378191242697263561300.286.347.434.78184132364.267.148.2878.567.490.8839.22.2630.0
    Minor: A Totals53781317412114211901100.218.311.372.68391297.321.154.22112.099.890.8239.02.2041.2
    Minor: A+ Totals1535309216831717102175444232900.317.367.498.86558826455.287.181.3157.487.140.9531.22.8932.7
    Minor: AA Totals6799131720084212823200.172.270.192.462118192.162.020.18310.176.780.670.00.0011.8
    Minor: AAA Totals113810110003105400100.289.364.289.65344110.158.000.31411.369.090.800.00.000.0
    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 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
    1978Bakersfield OutlawsCalifA+193B10700.0952312324349326.9343.000.0076.494.71
    1978Bakersfield OutlawsCalifA+19SS500.0108312118.8573.600.003.64.44
    1979Wausau TimbersMidwA203B1800.01529625044.8802.400.0013.890.02
    1979Bakersfield OutlawsCalifA+202B600.0129122221.9553.500.004.320.04
    1979Bakersfield OutlawsCalifA+203B1000.0723733730.8113.000.007.133.35
    1979Bakersfield OutlawsCalifA+20OF1000.0141101615.9381.500.007.133.38
    1979Midland CubsTexAA202B400.02400661.0001.500.003.013.34
    1979Midland CubsTexAA203B600.0410111514.9332.300.004.420.03
    1979Midland CubsTexAA20SS500.0213121615.9383.000.003.716.74
    1979Midland CubsTexAA20OF600.06200881.0001.300.004.420.05
    1979Wichita AerosAmerAAA203B1000.0223122625.9622.500.007.490.93
    1980Quad Cities CubsMidwA21P3300.029101211.9170.300.0023.7100.02
    1981Hagerstown SunsCaroA+22P1000.00300331.0000.300.007.2100.014
    1981Midland CubsTexAA22P1400.08200228281.0002.000.0020.9100.08
    1982Midland CubsTexAA23P3700.0660012121.0000.300.0027.8100.01
    AAA Totals - (3B)1000223122625.9622.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)4002400661.0001.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)600410111514.9332.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)500213121615.9383.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)6006200881.0001.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)510014260240401.0000.800.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)600129122221.9553.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)117001022543027386356.9223.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (SS)500108312118.8573.600.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)1000141101615.9381.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)10000300331.0000.300.000.00.00
    A Totals - (3B)18001529625044.8802.400.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)330029101211.9170.300.000.00.00
    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
    1978Minor----1075-----
    1979Minor---10445---16-
    1980Minor33----------
    1981Minor24----------
    1982Minor37----------
    Totals94--1015110---16-