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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Robert Thomas Thigpen
Stat Years
1984-1996  [mlb] 1986-1994
Height/Weight
6-3 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (515)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Aucilla Christian (Monticello,FL)
Colleges
Mississippi State University (Starkville, Mississippi), Seminole State College of Florida (Altamonte Springs, Florida)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago White Sox in Round #4 (#85 overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Ken Stauffer
MLB Debut
1986-08-06 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.020)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [10] PHI [1] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18817 ... retro id: thigb001 ... mlbam id: 123230
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1985Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1------21---DR:4-85143.4327000027742.0271816029490001.335.790.006.2110.503.861.69.200
    1985Niagara Falls SoxNYPLA-cha-211---231.72281002527952.1301210019742000.945.160.003.2712.732.063.89.400
    1985Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-211---100.0010000102.21000140000.753.370.003.3713.500.004.001.000
    1985Minor Totals: CHAbyYearA/A-----212---331.64291002528955.0311210020782000.935.070.003.2712.761.963.90.500
    1986Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-222---8114.68252550000159.2182978312549040111.4810.260.683.045.075.471.67.421
    1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha58222Log - Sp - Ext - Perf201.77200001420735.22677112200011.076.560.253.035.051.771.671.000
    1986Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAA----221---8114.69252550000159.7182978312549040111.4810.290.683.055.095.481.67.421
    1986MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf201.79200001420735.72677112200011.086.650.263.075.111.791.671.000
    1987Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAcha-233---236.15992100052.2723836514170011.6312.300.852.392.916.491.21.400
    1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf752.735100037511689.08630271024520031.248.701.012.435.263.032.17.583
    1987Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----231---236.21992100052.7723836514170011.6512.410.862.412.936.551.21.400
    1987MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf752.735100037511689.08630271024520031.248.701.012.435.263.032.17.583
    1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf583.306800059683490.0963833633626241.439.600.603.306.203.801.88.385
    1988MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf583.306800059683490.0963833633626241.439.600.603.306.203.801.88.385
    1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf263.766100056613479.06234331040472111.297.061.144.565.353.871.18.250
    1989MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf263.766100056613479.06234331040472111.297.061.144.565.353.871.18.250
    1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf461.837700073775788.2602018532702011.046.090.513.257.112.032.19.400
    1990MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf461.847700073775788.7602018532702011.046.120.513.277.142.042.19.400
    1991Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf753.496700058673069.26332271038472041.458.141.294.916.074.131.24.583
    1991MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf753.516700058673069.76332271038472041.468.191.304.946.114.161.24.583
    1992Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf134.755500040552255.0582929433450031.659.490.655.407.364.751.36.250
    1992MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf134.755500040552255.0582929433450031.659.490.655.407.364.751.36.250
    1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.71250001125134.2512522512190051.8213.241.303.124.936.491.58.000
    1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi37299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf316.0517000517019.123131329100111.6610.710.934.194.666.051.11.750
    1993MLB Totals: CHA-PHIbyYearMLB----292Log - Sp - Ext - Perf315.83420001642154.0743835721290161.7612.331.173.504.836.331.38.750
    1994Seattle MarinersALMLBsea313010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf029.3970003707.212983540002.2214.093.525.874.7010.570.80.000
    1994MLB Totals: SEAbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0210.0070003707.712983540002.3615.003.756.255.0011.250.80.000
    1996Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-3211---017.1140000406.18552261001.5811.372.842.848.537.113.00.000
    1996Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----321---017.3840000406.38552261001.6411.802.952.958.857.383.00.000
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)31363.44448000356448201568.753723721756238376124231.368.510.893.775.963.751.58.463
    American League Totals (9 yrs)28353.34431000351431201549.351422420454229366123221.358.420.893.756.003.671.60.444
    National League Totals (1 yrs)316.1317000517019.323131329100111.6810.840.944.244.716.131.11.750
    Minor League Totals13184.4167357125329273.7293152134199019170121.409.650.632.966.295.012.12.419
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals143.4327000027742.0271816029490001.335.790.006.2110.503.861.69.200
    Minor: A- Totals231.73281002527952.3301210019742000.945.180.003.2812.782.073.89.400
    Minor: A Totals100.0010000102.71000140000.914.090.004.0916.360.004.001.000
    Minor: AA Totals8114.69252550000159.7182978312549040111.4810.290.683.055.095.481.67.421
    Minor: AAA Totals246.251392104059.0804341716231011.6312.201.072.443.516.561.44.333
    Chicago White Sox Totals (8 yrs)28333.26424000348424201541.750221519651224362123221.348.350.853.736.023.581.62.459
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)316.1317000517019.323131329100111.6810.840.944.244.716.131.11.750
    Seattle Mariners Totals (1 yrs)0210.0070003707.712983540002.3615.003.756.255.0011.250.80.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1984Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1------20p------5315219427084500183200000.276.000.480.48007315.322.204.0000.000.001.7819.00.0035.7
    1985Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1------21pDR:4-85---65229467012095652404200000.306.000.476.476010921.358.170.0000.000.001.0525.40.0030.0
    1985Niagara Falls SoxNYPLA-cha-21p---1295210000002000000.200.429.200.629710.400.000.20028.570.000.000.00.000.0
    1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3729pL-S-E-P2171000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)171000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)171000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals295210000002000000.200.429.200.629710.400.000.20028.570.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A- Totals295210000002000000.200.429.200.629710.400.000.20028.570.000.000.00.000.0
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)171000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1985Niagara Falls SoxNYPLA-21P2800.0370010101.0000.400.0036.496.61
    1985Appleton FoxesMidwA21P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.018
    1986Birmingham BaronsSouAA22P2500.0919423228.8751.100.0017.5100.05
    1986Chicago White SoxALMLB22P20035.22401661.0000.300.1712.3100.011
    1987Hawaii IslandersPCLAAA23P900.01070317171.0001.900.006.4100.014
    1987Chicago White SoxALMLB23P51089.0814212422.9170.400.2531.5100.03
    1988Chicago White SoxALMLB24P68090.05110216161.0000.200.1842.2100.01
    1989Chicago White SoxALMLB25P61079.0770014141.0000.200.1837.9100.01
    1990Chicago White SoxALMLB26P77088.2108121918.9470.200.2047.5100.01
    1991Chicago White SoxALMLB27P67069.2315101918.9470.300.2641.4100.01
    1992Chicago White SoxALMLB28P55055.0760213131.0000.200.2434.0100.02
    1993Chicago White SoxALMLB29P25034.21201331.0000.100.0915.4100.09
    1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB29P17019.10301331.0000.200.1610.5100.012
    1994Seattle MarinersALMLB30P707.20100111.0000.100.146.3100.015
    1996Nashville SoundsAmerAAA32P400.00100111.0000.300.002.8100.018
    MLB Totals - (P)44805664371410118114.9660.300.200.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)13001080318181.0001.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)2500919423228.8751.100.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)1000100111.0001.000.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)2800370010101.0000.400.000.00.00
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1985Minor29----------
    1986MLB20----------
    1986Minor25----------
    1987MLB51----------
    1987Minor9----------
    1988MLB68----------
    1989MLB61----------
    1990MLB77----------
    1991MLB67----------
    1992MLB55----------
    1993MLB42----------
    1994MLB7----------
    1996Minor4----------
    Totals515----------