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Justin Thomas PAngels

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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 32)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date1-18-1984
Height6' 3"
Weight220 lbs
Age32 years, 6 months, 5 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
-0.22012
2013
2014
2015
-0.12016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2008 SEA MLB 8 0 4.0 9 2 2 0 .263 103 20.2 4.5 0.0 4.5 22% .500 .385 2.75 3.66 6.75 122 9.10 -0.2
2010 PIT MLB 12 0 13.0 21 5 5 3 .270 91 14.5 3.5 2.1 3.5 33% .367 .365 2.00 6.49 6.23 121 7.06 -0.3
2012 BOS 0 7 0 4.7 10 2 4 0 .251 109 19.3 3.9 0.0 7.7 33% .556 .366 2.57 3.26 7.71 0 0.00 0.0
2012 NYA 0 4 0 3.0 2 1 3 1 .261 106 6.0 3.0 3.0 9.0 25% .143 .248 1.00 6.38 9.00 0 0.00 0.0
2012 TOT MLB 11 0 7.7 12 3 7 1 .254 108 14.1 3.5 1.2 8.2 31% .440 .328 1.96 4.48 8.22 118 6.53 -0.2
CareerMLB31024.74210144.2649815.33.61.55.130%.413.3572.115.416.931207.23-0.7

Statistics for All Levels

'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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2005 EVE A- 18 6 59.0 63 20 48 2 .259 107 9.6 3.1 0.3 7.3 49% .335 .252 1.41 3.52 3.81
2006 WIS A 11 11 61.1 69 17 51 4 .249 63 10.2 2.5 0.6 7.5 56% .355 .258 1.41 3.47 3.09
2006 SBR A+ 17 17 105.1 108 45 111 10 .000 9.2 3.9 0.9 9.5 0% .344 .000 1.46 4.25 4.11
2007 WTN AA 24 24 119.3 147 61 100 11 .267 96 11.1 4.6 0.8 7.5 45% .356 .301 1.74 4.57 5.51
2007 PEJ Wnt 4 0 5.0 5 4 4 0 .000 9.0 7.2 0.0 7.2 0% .312 .000 1.80 4.33 5.40
2008 SEA MLB 8 0 4.0 9 2 2 0 .263 103 20.2 4.5 0.0 4.5 22% .500 .385 2.75 3.66 6.75
2008 WTN AA 25 17 118.7 116 56 106 11 .258 109 8.8 4.2 0.8 8.0 52% .308 .251 1.45 4.35 4.32
2008 TAC AAA 7 1 17.0 15 9 21 2 .273 103 7.9 4.8 1.1 11.1 32% .333 .244 1.41 4.14 3.71
2009 TAC AAA 53 0 60.3 67 40 53 5 .275 98 10.0 6.0 0.7 7.9 45% .337 .293 1.77 4.96 4.48
2010 PIT MLB 12 0 13.0 21 5 5 3 .270 91 14.5 3.5 2.1 3.5 33% .367 .365 2.00 6.49 6.23
2010 IND AAA 40 0 54.3 33 10 51 4 .252 104 5.5 1.7 0.7 8.5 39% .213 .177 0.79 3.42 2.49
2010 lla Wnt 9 4 19.3 22 10 14 3 .000 10.3 4.7 1.4 6.5 0% .322 .000 1.66 5.42 5.13
2011 IND AAA 63 0 69.3 66 24 59 4 .252 96 8.6 3.1 0.5 7.7 41% .298 .245 1.30 3.67 3.89
2011 CAR Wnt 9 0 6.7 5 3 0 0 .000 6.8 4.0 0.0 0.0 0% .250 .000 1.20 4.22 2.70
2012 BOS MLB 7 0 4.7 10 2 4 0 .251 109 19.3 3.9 0.0 7.7 33% .556 .366 2.57 3.26 7.71
2012 NYA MLB 4 0 3.0 2 1 3 1 .261 106 6.0 3.0 3.0 9.0 25% .143 .248 1.00 6.38 9.00
2012 PAW AAA 4 0 5.3 5 0 5 0 .239 101 8.4 0.0 0.0 8.4 38% .312 .196 0.94 1.28 3.38
2012 SWB AAA 30 6 57.3 49 20 49 3 .252 99 7.7 3.1 0.5 7.7 51% .286 .224 1.20 3.23 3.45
2013 SAC AAA 16 16 84.3 92 34 68 8 .278 95 9.8 3.6 0.9 7.3 46% .313 .292 1.49 4.47 4.48
2014 SLC AAA 20 20 112.7 148 41 95 21 .275 106 11.8 3.3 1.7 7.6 42% .375 .299 1.68 5.74 5.99

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
2008 76 0.4342 0.4474 0.7941 0.6667 0.2791 0.8182 0.7500 0.2059
2010 212 0.5189 0.4717 0.8500 0.6273 0.3039 0.8696 0.8065 0.1500
2012 155 0.4194 0.4323 0.8209 0.6000 0.3111 0.8974 0.7143 0.1791
Career4430.46960.45370.83020.62450.30220.87050.76450.1698

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-04-08 2010-04-17 Minors 9 0 Not Disclosed -
2008-06-15 2008-06-28 Minors 13 0 Left Hand Laceration - -
2007-04-06 2007-05-02 Minors 26 0 Left Elbow Strain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 ANA $
2012 BOS $516,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$516,000
1 yrTotal$516,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 138 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/5/14 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/15/12 (minor-league contract). Released by Oakland 7/1/13. Signed by Nippon of Japan 7/8/13.
  • 1 year/$0.516M (2012). Signed by Boston as a free agent 11/13/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Boston 4/4/12. Claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 5/12/12 after being DFA by Boston 5/10/12. DFA by NY Yankees 9/25/12.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Re-signed by Seattle 2/21/09. Claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from Seattle 10/29/09. DFA by Pittsburgh 11/20/09, sent outright to Triple-A 11/30/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Contract purchased by Seattle 9/1/08.
  • Drafted by Seattle 2005 (4-113) (Youngstown State). $0.29M signing bonus.

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Justin Thomas is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The A's and Building a Bullpen By AttritionSam Miller2013-09-11
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 2, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-02
The Lineup Card: 10 Things We Learned in MayBaseball Prospectus2012-05-31
What You Need to Know: Friday, April 27Daniel Rathman2012-04-27
What You Need to Know: Wednesday, April 18Daniel Rathman2012-04-18
Transaction Analysis: NL Central Roster MovesChristina Kahrl2010-11-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Reds and 'Stros, Brewers and BucsChristina Kahrl2010-09-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL Central RoundupChristina Kahrl2010-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day Outcomes in the NLKevin Goldstein2010-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day Outcomes in the NLChristina Kahrl2010-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Shuffling SeniorsChristina Kahrl2010-07-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Blast, or Blasted?Christina Kahrl2010-06-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior Circuitry, East and CentralChristina Kahrl2010-01-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Wagnerian Solutions and a Successfully Shopped ShoppachChristina Kahrl2009-12-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Fill'er Up!Christina Kahrl2009-11-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Even More Minor Moves, NLChristina Kahrl2009-10-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Minor Moves, ALChristina Kahrl2009-10-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: West by CentralChristina Kahrl2008-09-14
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: State of the Systems, AL WestKevin Goldstein2007-05-16
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: State of the Systems, AL WestKevin Goldstein2007-03-15


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Justin Thomas threw 465 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2012, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Sinker (91mph) and Change (85mph), also mixing in a Slider (82mph).