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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Leroy Thomas
Stat Years
1961-1968  [mlb] 1961-1968
Height/Weight
6-2 / 198
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (485) ... 1B (425)
Draft Position
OF-1B
Born Date/Place
1936-02-05 in Peoria, Illinois   [84.154]
High School
William Beaumont (St. Louis,MO)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the New York Yankees in 1954
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Lou Maguolo
MLB Debut
1961-04-22 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.077)
Service Time
Organizations
ANA [4] BOS [2] CHN [2] NYA [1] ATL [1] HOU [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18839 ... retro id: thoml103 ... mlbam id: 123252
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1961New York YankeesALMLBnya1725of-1bL-S-E-P122010000000000000.500.500.5001.000210.000.000.5000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana3225ofL-S-E-P1130450771281152470054774223212.284.353.491.84450422140.300.207.2939.3314.681.5718.84.7631.2
    1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana32261b-ofL-S-E-P21605838816921226104615574644316.290.355.467.82265227249.280.177.2948.4411.351.3522.43.9929.0
    1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana4271bL-S-E-P314952852116126955605382922613.220.301.316.61759416727.208.096.2448.9213.801.5558.71.5223.3
    1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana3228ofL-S-E-P44717214478122410182203112.273.340.366.7061946311.203.093.3029.2811.341.2286.01.0323.4
    1964Boston Red SoxALMLBbos628ofL-S-E-P4107401441031921342213429403414.257.319.411.73044216534.242.154.2497.696.560.8530.92.9433.0
    1965Boston Red SoxALMLBbos6291bL-S-E-P5151521741412742275627242352816.271.361.464.82560324253.340.193.25911.946.970.5823.73.6537.6
    1966Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl9301bL-S-E-P63912611251161511101511110.198.261.365.626139468.246.167.1797.1910.791.5021.04.3232.0
    1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn8301b-ofL-S-E-P6751491536401900141531013.242.319.289.608167435.141.047.2638.388.981.07149.00.6013.9
    1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn831ofL-S-E-P77719116424122310152231253.220.284.283.567212547.147.063.2377.0810.381.4795.50.9416.7
    1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2832ofL-S-E-P89020114394011121142214146.194.249.229.478221465.109.035.2126.339.951.57201.00.4512.8
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)102733244058471112210642825113323973223193585.255.327.397.72437301320239.246.142.2618.9010.641.2031.42.8428.2
    American League Totals (7 yrs)74626573497059820963702192793232416152473.265.339.426.76529911131214.270.161.2709.3310.801.1627.73.2130.4
    National League Totals (4 yrs)2816675614213210584253748741112.213.277.283.56073918925.153.070.2257.1710.011.4066.71.3517.6
    Los Angeles Angels Totals (4 yrs)48617332314605214612531361732521711101243.265.336.417.7531944723127.256.152.2798.9012.961.4628.43.1427.6
    Boston Red Sox Totals (2 yrs)2589221182444663511783106717551230.265.343.441.784104540787.297.176.25510.146.790.6726.33.3535.7
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)15234031788133210293762266.229.300.285.5853799712.144.056.2487.659.761.28113.30.7915.4
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)9020114394011121142214146.194.249.229.478221465.109.035.2126.339.951.57201.00.4512.8
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)3912611251161511101511110.198.261.365.626139468.246.167.1797.1910.791.5021.04.3232.0
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)22010000000000000.500.500.5001.000210.000.000.5000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLB251B3400.026710526282277.9828.100.0021.126.23
    1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLB25OF8600.0159961174168.9662.000.0053.466.24
    1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLB261B9000.0735421466791777.9828.600.0055.656.31
    1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLB26OF7400.0133541142138.9721.900.0045.746.36
    1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLB271B10400.09618448810491045.99610.000.0064.669.81
    1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLB27OF4300.0711117372.9861.700.0026.728.95
    1964Boston Red SoxALMLB281B100.03000331.0003.000.000.60.94
    1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLB281B100.02000221.0002.000.000.62.17
    1964Boston Red SoxALMLB28OF10700.0176611183182.9951.700.0066.0100.02
    1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLB28OF4700.0714417975.9491.600.0029.0100.07
    1965Boston Red SoxALMLB291B12700.0103597188611501132.9848.900.0078.484.11
    1965Boston Red SoxALMLB29OF2000.0291103130.9681.500.0012.313.26
    1966Atlanta BravesNLMLB301B3600.028126422311307.9878.500.0022.292.32
    1966Chicago CubsNLMLB301B2000.01218113130129.9926.500.0012.326.73
    1966Chicago CubsNLMLB30OF1700.02310024241.0001.400.0010.522.76
    1967Chicago CubsNLMLB311B1000.07150976761.0007.600.006.213.03
    1967Chicago CubsNLMLB31OF4300.0602206462.9691.400.0026.755.84
    1968Houston AstrosNLMLB321B200.01330316161.0008.000.001.22.25
    1968Houston AstrosNLMLB32OF4800.0675207472.9731.500.0029.653.35
    MLB Totals - (1B)4250034892754631338103764.9888.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)4850078934215844823.9751.700.000.00.00
    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 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
    1961MLB--34------86-
    1962MLB--90------74-
    1963MLB--104------43-
    1964MLB--2------154-
    1965MLB--127------20-
    1966MLB--56------17-
    1967MLB--10------43-
    1968MLB--2------48-
    Totals--425------485-