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John Thomson

+ Played in Major Leagues 1997-2007
Biography Data
Positions: P-340
Proper Name: John Carl Thomson
Born: October 1, 1973 (41.177)
Place Vicksburg, Mississippi
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 187 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Sulphur (Sulphur,LA)
College: McNeese State University , Blinn College
Drafted: 1993 -- 7th round (212th overall) by Colorado Rockies (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:May 11,1997 (23.222)
TBC Player ID:393
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2007-01-09 - Toronto Blue Jays - More
Prospect Ranks:[1997]COL #9 [1995]COL #7
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.5m) by Toronto Blue Jays.
Organizations:COL, NYN, TEX, ATL, KCA, TOR
Scouting Scores
control k-rating efficiency vsPower
67 44 53 56

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Royals (1-year)
    Signed by Blue Jays (1-year)
    Signed as Free Agent by Braves.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Rangers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Rockies with Mark Little to Mets for Robert Stratton, Mark Corey and Jay Payton.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Colorado Rockies in 7th round (212th overall) of 1993 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2007Kansas City Royals$ 500,0004971738$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-01-09 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.5m)
    2006Atlanta Braves$ 4,750,000149782$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Atlanta Braves$ 4,250,000165782$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-11-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($4.75m) Option exercised
    2004Atlanta Braves$ 2,250,0002571072$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Texas Rangers$ 1,300,0003351359$ 300,000$ 2,163,5272003-12-09 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2004-2005 ($7m)
    2002Colorado Rockies$ 1,100,0003831058$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2002New York Mets$ 1,100,0003831658$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Colorado Rockies$ 300,0005732637$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    1999Colorado Rockies$ 300,0005472140$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Colorado Rockies$ 210,0006452429$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Colorado Rockies$ 150,000766280$ 150,000$ 1,182,177

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