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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Milton Bernard Thompson
Stat Years
1979-1996  [mlb] 1984-1996
Height/Weight
5-11 / 170
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (1566) ... LF (18) ... C (17) ... 3B (2) ... 1B (1)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Zadok Magruder (Washington,DC)
Colleges
Howard University (Washington, DC)
Draft
Selected by the Atlanta Braves in Round #2 (#29 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1984-09-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.242)
Service Time
Organizations
ATL [7] PHI [5] SLN [4] HOU [2] LAN [1] COL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18874 ... retro id: thomm001 ... mlbam id: 123298
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1979Kingsport BravesAppRkatl-20cf-lf---12694223184111130161714100.330.429.532.9611165013.511.202.39013.7914.661.0694.00.8641.9
    1979Greenwood BravesWcarAatl-20of---153145312741216163323935500.186.335.269.604190397.393.083.22916.8420.531.2272.51.0525.9
    1980Durham BullsCaroA+atl-21cf-lf---2682554974123236383426213000.290.393.384.7773019817.396.094.37713.9520.601.48127.50.6623.0
    1980Savannah BravesSouAAatl-21cf-lf---271278358373115225198723100.299.347.356.7033039911.187.057.4296.2728.714.58278.00.3313.2
    1981Savannah BravesSouAAatl-22of---314049392135182431461189112111220.274.385.343.72859616924.320.069.34614.9318.791.26123.20.6717.8
    1982Savannah BravesSouAAatl-23of---41445268313220764568198714534320.251.359.350.70962318433.357.099.33313.9623.271.6787.70.9625.0
    1982Richmond BravesILAAAatl-23of---436210000101300010.167.286.167.453710.333.000.33314.2942.863.000.00.000.0
    1983Savannah BravesSouAAatl-24cf-lf---5115386841172145364610837633140.303.429.417.84647616130.422.114.36617.4415.970.9277.21.0525.6
    1983Richmond BravesILAAAatl-24of---5123212810036110510000.250.442.281.7234391.500.031.29623.2611.630.500.00.0012.5
    1984Richmond BravesILAAAatl-25of---6134503911451134404717838632230.288.391.346.73759317418.282.058.34014.0014.501.04125.80.6712.4
    1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3025ofL-S-E-P6259916301024142111101011.303.373.374.747111373.303.071.3269.919.911.0049.51.8010.0
    1985Richmond BravesILAAAatl-263b-1b---78231252981012223411323015330.314.376.372.74835311613.234.058.3399.078.500.94156.00.5713.3
    1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3026ofL-S-E-P773182175572069473631001.302.339.363.702193669.126.061.3773.6318.655.140.00.0016.4
    1986Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-27of---8411612656102116203152011110.348.404.453.8571797313.304.105.3908.3811.171.33161.00.5623.2
    1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2427ofL-S-E-P896299387571623194266214214.251.311.341.65233210214.227.090.2967.8318.672.3849.81.8118.7
    1987Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2428ofL-S-E-P9150527861592697434610428703325.302.351.425.77657522442.271.123.3497.3015.132.0775.31.2226.4
    1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2429ofL-S-E-P1012237853109162233179395912368.288.354.357.71142313520.193.069.3349.2213.951.51189.00.4718.4
    1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2530ofL-S-E-P11155545601582884682783991403512.290.340.393.73359121440.209.103.3406.6015.402.33136.20.6825.3
    1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2531ofL-S-E-P121354184291147630255396051054.218.292.328.62046313727.251.110.2418.4212.961.5469.71.3029.7
    1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2532ofL-S-E-P1311532655100165634169325302174.307.368.442.81036114427.255.135.3518.8614.681.6654.31.6627.0
    1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2533ofL-S-E-P14109208316191417186163920033.293.350.404.7542268414.245.111.3457.0817.262.4452.01.7723.0
    1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2534ofL-S-E-P15129340428914244494405723298.262.341.350.69138711920.221.088.30210.3414.731.4385.01.0322.5
    1994Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2535ofL-S-E-P168722029607033072232831145.273.348.345.6932487610.200.072.3009.2711.291.2273.31.2116.7
    1994Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2835ofL-S-E-P16921560013201200001.286.318.429.7472291.286.143.2784.559.092.0021.04.5516.7
    1995Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2936ofL-S-E-P179213214299021942143712133.220.297.333.6301504411.235.113.2879.3324.672.6466.01.3337.9
    1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2937lfL-S-E-P1848512610011161000001.118.211.137.3485771.137.019.14610.5317.541.670.00.0016.7
    1996Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2737lfL-S-E-P181415111002001300000.067.125.133.2581621.133.066.0836.2518.753.000.00.00100.0
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)1359376149110291563747357214663366352220164660.274.335.372.70741551400240.227.098.3178.0915.281.8980.01.1323.3
    National League Totals (15 yrs)1359376149110291563747357214663366352220164660.274.335.372.70741551400240.227.098.3178.0915.281.8980.01.1323.3
    Minor League Totals8893191579907122302827135783509682204119160.284.384.368.75237801173180.329.084.35213.4718.041.34114.00.7419.9
    Minor: Rk Totals2694223184111130161714100.330.429.532.9611165013.511.202.39013.7914.661.0694.00.8641.9
    Minor: A Totals53145312741216163323935500.186.335.269.604190397.393.083.22916.8420.531.2272.51.0525.9
    Minor: A+ Totals682554974123236383426213000.290.393.384.7773019817.396.094.37713.9520.601.48127.50.6623.0
    Minor: AA Totals470168329446766161612718245278420921780.277.381.364.745199861398.333.087.36013.9121.021.51105.20.8021.0
    Minor: AAA Totals27210141833083267811083214114468680.304.390.368.758117537345.278.064.34612.0012.261.02144.90.6014.6
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (5 yrs)58417642484927014221739829170293713112230.279.343.372.7151965656106.228.093.3228.6514.911.7280.21.1221.5
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (4 yrs)5141497188410672120149862812624311342023.274.334.387.7211641579108.236.113.3157.6814.811.9374.81.2226.3
    Houston Astros Totals (2 yrs)10115319359032262153912134.229.300.346.6461725312.242.117.2868.7222.672.6051.01.7434.3
    Atlanta Braves Totals (2 yrs)98281338582210236184732012.302.351.367.71830410312.189.065.3585.9215.462.61140.50.6614.1
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (1 yrs)48512610011161000001.118.211.137.3485771.137.019.14610.5317.541.670.00.0016.7
    Colorado Rockies Totals (1 yrs)1415111002001300000.067.125.133.2581621.133.066.0836.2518.753.000.00.00100.0
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1979Kingsport BravesAppRkatl-201---009.0020000205.010552130002.2018.003.601.805.409.003.00.000
    1979Minor Totals: ATLbyYearRk----201---009.0020000205.010552130002.2018.003.601.805.409.003.00.000
    Minor League Totals009.0020000205.010552130002.2018.003.601.805.409.003.00.000
    Minor: Rk Totals009.0020000205.010552130002.2018.003.601.805.409.003.00.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1979Greenwood BravesWcarA20OF5000.0858319693.9691.900.0036.294.33
    1981Savannah BravesSouAA22C1700.0777528984.9444.900.0012.112.13
    1981Savannah BravesSouAA22OF14000.02261783251243.9681.700.00100.0100.01
    1982Savannah BravesSouAA23OF14300.031210143336322.9582.300.0099.399.31
    1982Richmond BravesILAAA23OF300.04000441.0001.300.002.2100.010
    1983Richmond BravesILAAA24OF1200.0300103130.9682.500.008.6100.07
    1984Richmond BravesILAAA25OF13200.031713111341330.9682.500.0095.098.51
    1984Atlanta BravesNLMLB25OF2500.0376214543.9561.700.0015.4100.07
    1985Richmond BravesILAAA261B100.01000111.0001.000.000.71.28
    1985Richmond BravesILAAA263B200.00100111.0000.500.001.42.44
    1985Atlanta BravesNLMLB26OF4900.0782308380.9641.600.0030.267.15
    1986Portland BeaversPCLAAA27OF4100.0101111103102.9902.500.0029.1100.05
    1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB27OF8900.0212121215213.9912.400.0055.392.72
    1987Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB28OF14600.0354441362358.9892.500.0090.197.32
    1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB29OF11200.0278551288283.9832.500.0069.691.83
    1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB30OF14700.0348581361353.9782.400.0090.794.82
    1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB31OF11600.0232470243236.9712.000.0071.685.93
    1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB32OF9100.0207821217215.9912.400.0056.279.13
    1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB33OF4500.0741217775.9741.700.0027.841.35
    1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB34OF10600.0162611169168.9941.600.0065.482.23
    1994Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB35OF7900.01191011201201.0001.500.0068.790.83
    1994Houston AstrosNLMLB35OF600.07100881.0001.300.005.266.76
    1995Houston AstrosNLMLB36OF3400.0452114847.9791.400.0023.637.07
    1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB37LF1700.01300013131.0000.800.0010.535.45
    1996Colorado RockiesNLMLB37LF100.02000221.0002.000.000.67.18
    MLB Totals - (LF)18001500015151.0000.800.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)104500215346371022362199.9832.100.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)2000100111.0000.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1880045214132479466.9732.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)1700777528984.9444.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)2830053827226587565.9632.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)5000858319693.9691.900.000.00.00
    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
    1979Minor---------50-
    1981Minor-17-------140-
    1982Minor---------146-
    1983Minor---------12-
    1984MLB---------25-
    1984Minor---------132-
    1985MLB---------49-
    1985Minor--1-2------
    1986MLB---------89-
    1986Minor---------41-
    1987MLB---------146-
    1988MLB---------112-
    1989MLB---------147-
    1990MLB---------116-
    1991MLB---------91-
    1992MLB---------45-
    1993MLB---------106-
    1994MLB---------85-
    1995MLB---------34-
    1996MLB------18----
    Totals-171-2-18--1566-