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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date1-18-1984
Height6' 3"
Weight220 lbs
Age30 years, 10 months, 2 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
-0.22010
2011
0.02012
2013
0.02014
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
2008 SEA 24 8 0 4.0 0.0 4.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 22 9 3 3 0 11 2 2 0 2 6.75 3.66 3.77 1.1 0.1
2010 PIT 26 12 0 13.0 0.0 13.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 62 21 9 9 3 34 5 4 0 5 6.23 6.49 6.72 -2.3 -0.2
2012 BOS 28 7 0 4.7 0.0 4.7 0 0 0 1 0 0 25 10 4 4 0 13 2 2 1 4 7.71 3.26 3.78 0.6 0.1
2012 NYA 28 4 0 3.0 0.0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 2 3 3 1 5 1 1 0 3 9.00 6.38 6.11 -0.6 -0.1
Career31024.70.024.70202001214219194631091146.935.415.49-1.2-0.1

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
2005 EVE A- 18 6 59.0 4.38 107 .254 .245 .327 .360 .255 .335 104 6.6 0.7 6.6 0.7
2006 WIS A 11 11 61.1 4.97 48 .258 .251 .326 .358 .249 .355 63 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2006 SBR A+ 17 17 105.1 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .344 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 WTN AA 24 24 119.3 5.26 80 .301 .266 .338 .402 .267 .356 96 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2007 PEJ Wnt 4 0 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .312 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 SEA MLB 8 0 4.0 3.77 123 .385 .273 .339 .440 .263 .500 103 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2008 WTN AA 25 17 118.7 5.02 101 .251 .270 .348 .409 .258 .308 109 11.5 1.1 11.5 1.1
2008 TAC AAA 7 1 17.0 4.94 106 .244 .286 .359 .464 .273 .333 103 4.9 0.5 4.9 0.5
2009 TAC AAA 53 0 60.3 5.48 84 .293 .277 .349 .424 .275 .337 98 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2010 PIT MLB 12 0 13.0 6.72 32 .365 .262 .325 .405 .270 .367 91 -3.0 -0.3 -2.3 -0.2
2010 IND AAA 40 0 54.3 4.03 114 .177 .263 .327 .410 .252 .213 104 7.9 0.8 7.9 0.8
2010 lla Wnt 9 4 19.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .322 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 IND AAA 63 0 69.3 4.19 102 .245 .259 .325 .399 .252 .298 96 6.1 0.6 6.1 0.6
2011 CAR Wnt 9 0 6.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .250 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 BOS MLB 7 0 4.7 3.78 122 .366 .246 .305 .400 .251 .556 109 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2012 NYA MLB 4 0 3.0 6.11 70 .248 .246 .313 .423 .261 .143 106 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2012 PAW AAA 4 0 5.3 2.32 148 .196 .244 .316 .358 .239 .312 101 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2012 SWB AAA 30 6 57.3 4.07 111 .224 .258 .324 .393 .252 .286 99 8.1 0.8 8.1 0.8
2013 SAC AAA 16 16 84.3 4.60 98 .292 .284 .355 .447 .278 .313 95 9.9 1.0 9.9 1.0
2014 SLC AAA 20 20 112.7 6.48 78 .297 .286 .353 .445 .273 .375 107 3.3 0.3 3.3 0.3

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
2005 EVE A- 3 3 0 18 6 59.0 63 20 48 2 48% .335 9.6 3.1 0.3 7.3 1.41 3.81 6.6 0.7
2006 WIS A 5 5 0 11 11 61.1 69 17 51 4 56% .355 10.2 2.5 0.6 7.5 1.41 3.09 1.6 0.2
2006 SBR A+ 9 4 0 17 17 105.1 108 45 111 10 0% .344 9.2 3.9 0.9 9.5 1.46 4.11 0.0 0.0
2007 WTN AA 4 9 0 24 24 119.3 147 61 100 11 45% .356 11.1 4.6 0.8 7.5 1.74 5.51 -0.6 -0.1
2007 PEJ Wnt 0 1 0 4 0 5.0 5 4 4 0 0% .312 9.0 7.2 0.0 7.2 1.80 5.40 0.0 0.0
2008 SEA MLB 0 1 0 8 0 4.0 9 2 2 0 22% .500 20.2 4.5 0.0 4.5 2.75 6.75 1.1 0.1
2008 WTN AA 7 7 0 25 17 118.7 116 56 106 11 52% .308 8.8 4.2 0.8 8.0 1.45 4.32 11.5 1.1
2008 TAC AAA 2 1 1 7 1 17.0 15 9 21 2 32% .333 7.9 4.8 1.1 11.1 1.41 3.71 4.9 0.5
2009 TAC AAA 2 4 6 53 0 60.3 67 40 53 5 45% .337 10.0 6.0 0.7 7.9 1.77 4.48 1.2 0.1
2010 IND AAA 5 0 4 40 0 54.3 33 10 51 4 39% .213 5.5 1.7 0.7 8.5 0.79 2.49 7.9 0.8
2010 lla Wnt 1 2 0 9 4 19.3 22 10 14 3 0% .322 10.3 4.7 1.4 6.5 1.66 5.13 0.0 0.0
2010 PIT MLB 0 1 0 12 0 13.0 21 5 5 3 33% .367 14.5 3.5 2.1 3.5 2.00 6.23 -2.3 -0.2
2011 CAR Wnt 1 0 0 9 0 6.7 5 3 0 0 0% .250 6.8 4.0 0.0 0.0 1.20 2.70 0.0 0.0
2011 IND AAA 8 2 3 63 0 69.3 66 24 59 4 41% .298 8.6 3.1 0.5 7.7 1.30 3.89 6.1 0.6
2012 BOS MLB 0 0 0 7 0 4.7 10 2 4 0 33% .556 19.3 3.9 0.0 7.7 2.57 7.71 0.6 0.1
2012 NYA MLB 0 0 0 4 0 3.0 2 1 3 1 25% .143 6.0 3.0 3.0 9.0 1.00 9.00 -0.6 -0.1
2012 SWB AAA 2 1 1 30 6 57.3 49 20 49 3 51% .286 7.7 3.1 0.5 7.7 1.20 3.45 8.1 0.8
2012 PAW AAA 0 0 0 4 0 5.3 5 0 5 0 38% .312 8.4 0.0 0.0 8.4 0.94 3.38 1.7 0.2
2013 SAC AAA 3 6 0 16 16 84.3 92 34 68 8 46% .313 9.8 3.6 0.9 7.3 1.49 4.48 9.9 1.0
2014 SLC AAA 4 8 0 20 20 112.7 148 41 95 21 42% .375 11.8 3.3 1.7 7.6 1.68 5.99 3.3 0.3

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 0.4605 0.8286 0.6970 0.2791 0.8696 0.7500 0.1714
2010 215 0.4884 0.4744 0.8725 0.6476 0.3091 0.8824 0.8529 0.1275
2012 155 0.4000 0.4323 0.8209 0.6613 0.2796 0.8780 0.7308 0.1791
Career4460.44840.45740.84710.66080.29370.87870.79290.1529

Injury History

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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BP Articles

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 NLChristina Kahrl2010-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day Outcomes in the NLKevin Goldstein2010-08-01
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 2014, Justin Thomas threw 416 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).