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Justin Thompson PTigers

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
5 648.7 36 43 0 428 4.02 7.2
Birth Date3-8-1973
Height6' 4"
Weight215 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
1996 DET 23 11 11 59.0 59.0 0.0 1 6 0 0 3 0 267 62 35 30 7 95 31 29 2 44 4.58 4.98 5.14 7.7 0.7
1997 DET 24 32 32 223.3 223.3 0.0 15 11 0 0 25 3 891 188 82 75 20 286 66 65 2 151 3.02 3.87 4.37 31.2 3.0
1998 DET 25 34 34 222.0 222.0 0.0 11 15 0 0 19 2 946 227 114 100 20 333 79 75 2 149 4.05 4.14 4.52 33.6 3.1
1999 DET 26 24 24 142.7 142.7 0.0 9 11 0 0 13 1 626 152 85 81 24 251 59 58 4 83 5.11 5.55 5.86 11.0 0.8
2005 TEX 32 2 0 1.7 0.0 1.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 4 4 4 2 10 0 0 0 1 21.60 17.45 24.49 -2.9 -0.3
Career103101648.7647.01.7364300606273963332029073975235227104284.024.474.8880.57.2

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1991 BRI Rk 10 10 50.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 FAY A 20 19 95.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 LAK A+ 11 11 55.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 LON AA 14 14 83.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 LAK A+ 6 6 24.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 JAX AA 18 18 123.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 DET MLB 11 11 59.0 5.14 101 .275 .273 .344 .434 .268 .301 96 7.7 0.7 7.7 0.7
1996 FAY A 1 1 3.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 VIS A+ 1 1 3.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 TOL AAA 13 13 84.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 DET MLB 32 32 223.3 4.37 110 .220 .267 .332 .420 .260 .258 97 32.3 3.2 31.2 3.0
1998 DET MLB 34 34 222.0 4.52 108 .258 .272 .338 .438 .268 .297 98 33.0 3.2 33.6 3.1
1999 DET MLB 24 24 142.7 5.86 89 .268 .276 .349 .438 .265 .281 100 11.6 1.1 11.0 0.8
2000 PCH A+ 1 1 4.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 TUL AA 1 1 5.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 OKL AAA 1 1 5.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 SPO A- 23 0 29.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .188 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 FRI AA 23 0 38.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .274 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 TEX MLB 2 0 1.7 24.49 -285 .490 .281 .343 .454 .281 .333 107 -2.9 -0.3 -2.9 -0.3
2005 FRI AA 12 0 12.7 3.61 130 .216 .267 .339 .403 .256 .308 84 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2005 OKL AAA 25 1 44.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.100 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 NAS AAA 8 8 35.2 6.75 49 .304 .269 .336 .399 .262 .306 98 -3.3 -0.3 -1.6 -0.2

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
1991 BRI Rk 2 5 0 10 10 50.0 45 24 60 3 0% .000 8.1 4.3 0.5 10.8 1.38 3.60 0.0 0.0
1992 FAY A 4 4 0 20 19 95.0 79 40 88 6 0% .000 7.5 3.8 0.6 8.3 1.25 2.18 0.0 0.0
1993 LON AA 3 6 0 14 14 83.7 96 37 72 9 0% .000 10.3 4.0 1.0 7.7 1.59 4.09 0.0 0.0
1993 LAK A+ 4 4 0 11 11 55.7 65 16 46 1 0% .000 10.5 2.6 0.2 7.4 1.45 3.55 0.0 0.0
1995 JAX AA 6 7 0 18 18 123.0 110 38 98 7 0% .000 8.0 2.8 0.5 7.2 1.20 3.73 0.0 0.0
1995 LAK A+ 2 1 0 6 6 24.0 30 8 20 1 0% .000 11.2 3.0 0.4 7.5 1.58 4.88 0.0 0.0
1996 DET MLB 1 6 0 11 11 59.0 62 31 44 7 49% .301 9.5 4.7 1.1 6.7 1.58 4.58 7.7 0.7
1996 FAY A 0 0 0 1 1 3.0 1 0 5 0 0% .000 3.0 0.0 0.0 15.0 0.33 3.00 0.0 0.0
1996 TOL AAA 6 3 0 13 13 84.3 74 26 69 2 0% .000 7.9 2.8 0.2 7.4 1.19 3.42 0.0 0.0
1996 VIS A+ 0 0 0 1 1 3.0 2 2 7 0 0% .000 6.0 6.0 0.0 21.0 1.33 0.00 0.0 0.0
1997 DET MLB 15 11 0 32 32 223.3 188 66 151 20 51% .258 7.6 2.7 0.8 6.1 1.14 3.02 31.2 3.0
1998 DET MLB 11 15 0 34 34 222.0 227 79 149 20 47% .297 9.2 3.2 0.8 6.0 1.38 4.05 33.6 3.1
1999 DET MLB 9 11 0 24 24 142.7 152 59 83 24 43% .281 9.6 3.7 1.5 5.2 1.48 5.11 11.0 0.8
2000 OKL AAA 0 0 0 1 1 5.7 10 4 4 0 0% .000 15.8 6.3 0.0 6.3 2.46 11.05 0.0 0.0
2000 TUL AA 1 0 0 1 1 5.7 8 1 4 1 0% .000 12.6 1.6 1.6 6.3 1.58 4.74 0.0 0.0
2000 PCH A+ 0 0 0 1 1 4.3 3 3 2 0 0% .000 6.3 6.3 0.0 4.2 1.40 2.09 0.0 0.0
2003 SPO A- 2 0 0 23 0 29.0 15 8 21 0 0% .188 4.7 2.5 0.0 6.5 0.79 1.24 0.0 0.0
2004 FRI AA 3 2 0 23 0 38.0 35 11 26 3 0% .274 8.3 2.6 0.7 6.2 1.21 2.61 0.0 0.0
2005 FRI AA 2 0 2 12 0 12.7 14 2 11 1 38% .308 9.9 1.4 0.7 7.8 1.26 2.83 3.7 0.4
2005 TEX MLB 0 0 0 2 0 1.7 4 0 1 2 50% .333 21.6 0.0 10.8 5.4 2.40 21.60 -2.9 -0.3
2005 OKL AAA 2 2 0 25 1 44.0 47 7 29 3 0% -1.100 9.6 1.4 0.6 5.9 1.23 4.70 0.0 0.0
2006 NAS AAA 2 3 0 8 8 35.2 44 7 23 7 41% .306 11.2 1.8 1.8 5.9 1.45 6.14 -1.6 -0.2

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2001-04-01 2001-10-08 60-DL 190 162 Left Shoulder Surgery Scar Tissue 2001-09-28 -
2000-10-28 2000-10-28 Off 0 0 Left Shoulder Surgery Scar Tissue 2000-10-28 -
2000-04-03 2000-10-02 60-DL 182 162 Left Shoulder Surgery Rotator Cuff 2000-05-12 -
1999-08-16 1999-10-03 60-DL 48 44 Left Shoulder Surgery 1999-08-26 -
1997-07-06 1997-07-21 15-DL 15 12 Left Shoulder Soreness - -
1996-06-03 1996-08-17 60-DL 75 65 Left Shoulder Inflammation Bursitis - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2001 TEX $1,420,000
2000 TEX $2,950,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$4,370,000
2 yrTotal$4,370,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
5 y 138 dAlan Hendricks

Details
  • sent to minor-league camp 3/06 signed as a free agent from TX 12/05 (minor-league contract)
  • FA 10/05 after rejected sent outright to Triple-A
  • optioned to Triple-A 8/05 contract purchased 8/05 sent to minor-league camp 3/03 signed 10/02 (minor-league contract) signed 1/02 (minor-league contract)
  • non-tendered 12/01
  • 1 year/$1.42M (01)+02 opt
  • TX pd $1M buyout

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  Title Author Date
The Process: When Will We Know Who Won the 10-Player Trade?Bradley Ankrom2012-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: The Rays' Golden OpportunityKevin Goldstein2011-01-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Reds and 'Stros, Brewers and BucsChristina Kahrl2010-09-24
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: The Lost Generation?Nate Silver2008-05-15
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: A Subjective Look at the Worst Pitching Staffs of All TimeSteven Goldman2007-08-06
This article requires BP Premium accessHope and Faith: How the San Francisco Giants Can Win the World SeriesGary Huckabay2007-03-05
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: The Draft, Part TenRany Jazayerli2006-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 17-26Christina Kahrl2006-03-27
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Bullet Point MondayJoe Sheehan2006-03-13
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Roadie, Day 1Joe Sheehan2006-03-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: National League, December 15, 2005-February 11, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-02-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: October 8-19Christina Kahrl2005-10-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 26-31Christina Kahrl2005-09-01
Prospectus Hit List: Week of August 21Jay Jaffe2005-08-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 15-18Christina Kahrl2005-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Big DecisionWill Carroll2005-08-18
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Managers Reconsidered, Part IISteven Goldman2004-05-05
Aim For The Head: Hidden Perfect GamesKeith Woolner2004-04-27
This article requires BP Premium access6-4-3: The American WayGary Huckabay2003-05-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 9-10, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-03-12
Transaction Analysis: September 28-November 10, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-11-15
1998 Internet Baseball Awards Results: Your ballots have been counted, and the results are inGreg Spira1998-10-29
1997 Internet Baseball Awards™ Results: Your ballots have been counted, and the results are inGreg Spira1997-11-10
1996 Internet Baseball Awards Results: Your ballots have been counted, and the results are inGreg Spira1996-11-15


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