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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Danny Leon Thompson
Stat Years
1968-1976  [mlb] 1970-1976
Height/Weight
6-0 / 183
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (478) ... 3B (106) ... 2B (99) ... DH (5)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
Death
1976-12-10 [29.312]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Capron (Capron,OK)
Colleges
Oklahoma State University (Stillwater, Oklahoma)
Draft
Selected by the Minnesota Twins in Round #1 (#18 overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Sec Phase) 4 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1970-06-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.144)
Service Time
Organizations
MIN [7] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18857 ... retro id: thomd103 ... mlbam id: 123277
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1968St. CloudNorthernInd----21ss-3b---1632413668163738000000000.282.282.461.74324111126.000.179.0000.000.000.0034.42.9038.2
    1969CharlotteSouAA----22ss-3b---2822914588128240000000000.302.302.419.72129112222.000.117.0000.000.000.00145.50.6925.0
    1970EvansvilleAmerAAA----23ss-3b---3582152653133018000000000.247.247.335.5822157216.000.088.0000.000.000.000.00.0030.2
    1970Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5,55232bL-S-E-P3963022566900220073906306.219.234.248.482318759.053.029.2482.2012.265.570.00.0013.6
    1971Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5243bL-S-E-P44857101520070071203105.263.338.298.63668172.158.035.32610.2917.651.710.00.0013.3
    1972Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin525ssL-S-E-P5144573541582264483434572132114.276.318.356.67462420432.138.080.3005.459.131.68143.20.6420.2
    1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin526ssL-S-E-P6993472978132136101641245311.225.259.282.5413749816.107.057.2484.2810.962.56347.00.2720.5
    1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin527ssL-S-E-P797264256661425112229271015.250.311.326.6372968611.159.076.2677.439.801.3266.01.3516.7
    1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin528ssL-S-E-P8112355259611253703183007427.270.302.355.65738412618.127.085.2814.697.811.6771.01.3018.8
    1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin529ssL-S-E-P9341249294006113812101.234.256.266.522131334.056.032.2482.296.112.670.00.0013.8
    1976Texas RangersALMLBtex4293bL-S-E-P96419612423011322131914205.214.264.245.509216484.097.031.2306.028.801.46196.00.469.5
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)694221818955070111519481112023584619664.248.287.310.597241168796.115.062.2694.989.751.96147.90.6217.5
    American League Totals (8 yrs)694221818955070111519481112023584619664.248.287.310.597241168796.115.062.2694.989.751.96147.90.6217.5
    Minor League Totals140506711412511258000000000.279.279.383.66250619438.105.104.2760.000.000.00253.00.4027.0
    Minor: Ind Totals632413668163738000000000.282.282.461.74324111126.178.179.2610.000.000.0034.42.9038.2
    Minor: AA Totals822914588128240000000000.302.302.419.72129112222.117.117.2980.000.000.00145.50.6925.0
    Minor: AAA Totals582152653133018000000000.247.247.335.5822157216.088.088.2470.000.000.000.00.0030.2
    Minnesota Twins Totals (7 yrs)63020221775086711141816910721674217659.251.289.316.605219563992.116.065.2734.879.842.02144.40.6418.1
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)6419612423011322131914205.214.264.245.509216484.097.031.2306.028.801.46196.00.469.5
    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
    1970Minnesota TwinsALMLB232B810600.0144204535353348.9864.300.5850.084.41
    1970Minnesota TwinsALMLB233B37054.03110314141.0000.400.2622.838.52
    1970Minnesota TwinsALMLB23SS6042.0914112423.9583.800.553.76.32
    1971Minnesota TwinsALMLB242B3024.046101110.9093.300.421.96.33
    1971Minnesota TwinsALMLB243B17074.0917322926.8971.500.3510.635.44
    1971Minnesota TwinsALMLB24SS103.00100111.0001.000.330.62.13
    1972Minnesota TwinsALMLB25SS14401,295.02474683276747715.9575.000.5593.5100.01
    1973Minnesota TwinsALMLB263B102.0000000.0000.000.000.61.05
    1973Minnesota TwinsALMLB26SS950795.01313262450481457.9504.800.5758.696.01
    1974Minnesota TwinsALMLB273B5041.049121413.9292.600.323.15.24
    1974Minnesota TwinsALMLB27SS880614.11271831239322310.9633.500.5054.390.71
    1974Minnesota TwinsALMLB27DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.04
    1975Minnesota TwinsALMLB282B105.05000551.0005.001.000.60.95
    1975Minnesota TwinsALMLB283B7054.0416212220.9092.900.374.46.34
    1975Minnesota TwinsALMLB28SS1000751.11382452440407383.9413.800.5162.989.31
    1975Minnesota TwinsALMLB28DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.78
    1976Texas RangersALMLB292B140104.118360454541.0003.900.528.621.93
    1976Texas RangersALMLB293B390283.22854238482.9762.100.2924.160.92
    1976Minnesota TwinsALMLB29SS340299.258103223163161.9884.700.5421.0100.02
    1976Texas RangersALMLB29SS10084.01427254341.9534.100.496.215.62
    1976Texas RangersALMLB29DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.614
    MLB Totals - (2B)9900171246639423417.9864.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)1060248107811163155.9511.5077.500.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)47802,09072413679723421882091.9564.401.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)500000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    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
    1970MLB---81376-----
    1971MLB---3171-----
    1972MLB-----144-----
    1973MLB----195-----
    1974MLB----588----1
    1975MLB---17100----3
    1976MLB---143944----1
    Totals---99106478----5