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Rich Thompson CFRays

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 35)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date4-23-1979
Height6' 2"
Weight190 lbs
Age35 years, 4 months, 6 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2010
2011
-0.42012
2013
0.72014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2004 KCA 25 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 -.278 -0.8 0.0 -0.1
2012 TBA 33 23 24 22 5 2 0 0 0 2 0 5 2 0 0 1 6 2 .091 .167 .091 .098 -3.1 -0.3 -0.4
Career29252362000205200172.087.160.087.083-3.9-0.2-0.4

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2000 QUE A- 0 303 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .335 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 DUN A+ 112 514 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .365 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 SYR AAA 17 61 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .295 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 TEN AA 135 631 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .323 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 NHV AA 49 203 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .356 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 NAS AAA 35 124 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .315 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 SYR AAA 28 129 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .314 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 KCA MLB 6 1 -.278 .333 .500 .333 .235 .000 104 -0.6 0.0 0 0.0 -0.2 -0.8 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
2004 NAS AAA 112 461 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .319 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 ALT AA 94 395 .243 .258 .329 .398 .264 .294 98 -6.3 9.8 -1.9 1.0 5.7 8.8 1.0 8.8 1.0
2005 IND AAA 29 107 .193 .272 .335 .432 .255 .222 98 -7.6 3.0 -0.2 1.1 0.1 -3.9 -0.3 -3.9 -0.3
2006 ALT AA 14 59 .319 .291 .354 .432 .286 .436 104 2.7 1.2 0 1.0 0.5 4.2 0.6 4.2 0.6
2006 IND AAA 80 287 .283 .256 .326 .385 .255 .312 98 6.5 7.6 -1.3 4.2 5.5 18.3 2.2 18.3 2.2
2007 TUC AAA 111 367 .267 .277 .347 .431 .263 .330 108 2.7 10.9 -1.9 -0.1 2.2 18.2 1.7 18.2 1.7
2008 REA AA 3 11 .246 .246 .321 .346 .247 .375 112 -0.2 0.3 -0.1 0.4 -0.1 -0.0 0.0 -0.0 0.0
2008 LEH AAA 97 405 .250 .255 .325 .393 .258 .314 89 -4.4 12.0 1 11.0 0.3 9.3 2.0 9.3 2.0
2009 LEH AAA 119 493 .242 .259 .327 .390 .246 .310 104 -9.3 14.2 -1.1 3.2 4.6 12.4 1.5 12.4 1.5
2010 REA AA 33 146 .263 .257 .331 .390 .259 .333 104 0.4 4.1 -0.6 1.0 4.7 8.5 1.0 8.5 1.0
2010 LEH AAA 99 388 .244 .264 .333 .416 .258 .313 93 -6.8 11.6 -0.1 6.8 4.1 9.0 1.5 9.0 1.5
2011 LEH AAA 124 490 .269 .259 .326 .400 .253 .331 91 5 15.2 1.1 5.0 7.8 28.0 3.1 28.0 3.1
2011 EST Wnt 9 39 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .296 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 TBA MLB 23 24 .098 .247 .315 .393 .251 .118 90 -3.9 0.7 -0.1 -0.3 0.1 -3.1 -0.4 -3.1 -0.4
2012 DUR AAA 63 282 .277 .264 .328 .399 .254 .355 105 5.4 8.4 -0.5 4.9 4.1 16.6 2.1 16.6 2.1
2012 LEH AAA 30 102 .283 .248 .320 .373 .246 .386 98 2.6 3.0 0.1 2.2 -2.1 3.3 0.6 3.3 0.6
2013 DUR AAA 50 217 .231 .263 .333 .399 .261 .309 108 -6.9 6.2 -0.4 4.0 2.8 2.1 0.6 2.1 0.6

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2000 QUE A- 303 42 66 9 5 1 27 45 57 28 8 .262 .386 .349 .087 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 SYR AAA 61 5 13 0 1 0 3 4 12 5 1 .245 .283 .283 .038 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 DUN A+ 514 90 141 14 6 1 60 44 72 39 11 .311 .380 .374 .064 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 TEN AA 631 109 155 13 4 2 44 50 86 45 13 .280 .357 .329 .049 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 SYR AAA 129 13 33 2 1 0 7 9 10 11 1 .295 .364 .330 .036 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 NAS AAA 124 17 28 3 2 0 11 9 21 22 3 .257 .333 .321 .064 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 NHV AA 203 39 57 5 1 0 9 10 24 15 3 .313 .371 .352 .038 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 KCA MLB 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.278 -0.8 0.0 -0.1
2004 NAS AAA 461 73 118 7 13 5 36 26 62 41 15 .287 .341 .404 .117 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 IND AAA 107 9 19 1 2 1 3 9 12 13 2 .209 .299 .297 .088 .193 -3.9 1.1 -0.3
2005 ALT AA 395 58 89 11 5 3 30 30 60 45 6 .257 .322 .344 .087 .243 8.8 1.0 1.0
2006 ALT AA 59 11 17 3 0 0 5 8 11 1 3 .340 .441 .400 .060 .319 4.2 1.0 0.6
2006 IND AAA 287 43 65 12 6 2 22 31 39 16 8 .280 .378 .409 .129 .283 18.3 4.2 2.2
2007 TUC AAA 367 60 96 18 6 3 41 28 49 15 2 .295 .351 .415 .120 .267 18.2 -0.1 1.7
2008 REA AA 11 1 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .300 .300 .500 .200 .246 -0.0 0.4 0.0
2008 LEH AAA 405 41 93 18 5 4 42 39 72 25 2 .264 .338 .378 .114 .250 9.3 11.0 2.0
2009 LEH AAA 493 69 118 22 7 3 36 38 73 26 4 .265 .333 .366 .101 .242 12.4 3.2 1.5
2010 LEH AAA 388 47 97 14 4 4 31 24 55 28 4 .279 .327 .376 .098 .244 9.0 6.8 1.5
2010 REA AA 146 23 38 4 3 1 14 9 20 13 0 .297 .352 .398 .102 .263 8.5 1.0 1.0
2011 LEH AAA 490 81 117 25 8 5 30 37 84 48 4 .276 .354 .408 .132 .269 28.0 5.0 3.1
2011 EST Wnt 39 5 9 1 0 1 1 3 6 9 1 .265 .359 .382 .118 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 DUR AAA 282 41 78 13 5 2 19 20 35 22 5 .311 .369 .426 .116 .277 16.6 4.9 2.1
2012 LEH AAA 102 6 27 4 2 0 11 9 18 7 2 .307 .396 .398 .091 .283 3.3 2.2 0.6
2012 TBA MLB 24 5 2 0 0 0 1 0 5 6 2 .091 .167 .091 .000 .098 -3.1 -0.3 -0.4
2013 DUR AAA 217 33 47 6 3 0 20 16 38 22 3 .249 .325 .312 .063 .231 2.1 4.0 0.6

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
2012 81 0.5185 0.6049 0.7551 0.8095 0.3846 0.8235 0.6000 0.2041
Career810.51850.60490.75510.80950.38460.82350.60.2041

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2008-05-09 2008-09-01 Minors 115 0 Right Shoulder Inflammation Nerve Injury - -
2006-07-28 - Minors - - - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 25 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 11/29/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Philadelphia 11/11 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Philadelphia 5/16/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by Triple-A 10/19/12. Refused assignment 10/26/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Philadelphia 11/10 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Philadelphia 11/09 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Signed 11/6/08.
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2004). Selected by San Diego from Pittsburgh in Rule 5 draft 12/03. Acquired by Kansas City in trade from San Diego 12/03. Returned to Pittsburgh 4/04.
  • Acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Toronto 7/03.
  • Drafted by Toronto 2000 (6-178) (James Madison).

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