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Robby ThompsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1996 MLB Years: 1986-1996
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Drafted

Positions2B-1556, SS-10, 3B-4Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Randall Thompson
Height5-11Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 10,1962 [56.190]PlaceWest Palm Beach,Florida
High SchoolForest Hill (West Palm Beach,FL)
CollegeUniversity of Florida (Gainesville,FL), Palm Beach State College (Lake Worth,FL)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 1st round (2nd overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (52nd overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Montreal Expos [Team Picks] in the 9th round (221st overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 6th round (85th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsTommy Zimmer
MLB DebutApril 8,1986 [23.333]
OrganizationsSFN [14] Awards3Awards Voting2-57
TBC Player ID18876Retrosheet IDthomr003MLBAM ID123300
RelationshipsFather of Logan Thompson, Father of Tyler Thompson, Father of Drew Thompson
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (2B) in 1986 ... Hit for the cycle on August 1, 1989
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed69Power70Contact33XBH65RBIs42Runs70Hitting55Durability69Team.513Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983FloridaCollegeJr32b21491463539121221173282807000.267.385.404.7895915181.319.137.425.36215.4715.471.001.1073.0038.46
1983Fresno GiantsCalifA+sfn-2b216422033578142346186215000.259.318.359.6777913244.344.100.173.3097.3825.413.441.6455.0022.81
1984Fresno GiantsCalifA+sfn-2b221023255381110843217478551510.249.348.357.70511619383.308.108.295.32512.2722.191.812.0940.6323.46
1985Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-2b23121449851172079402876510155300.261.358.396.75417836527.316.135.327.34212.3319.171.551.7149.8930.77
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn62b24149549731492737471215421125181011.271.328.370.69820337615.329.099.169.3166.8318.212.671.1478.4324.83
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn62b251324206211026510441611409186038.262.338.419.75717641474.313.157.264.3328.4419.202.282.1142.0037.27
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn62b261384776612624674814540111414507.264.323.384.70718337540.327.120.222.3197.4120.562.781.3068.1429.37
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn62b27148547911322611135012251133139006.241.321.400.72121950620.297.159.271.3288.2321.452.612.1042.0837.88
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn62b28144498671222231556144349668319.245.299.392.69119540549.274.147.235.3116.1917.492.822.7333.2032.79
1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn62b291444927412924519481476395611125.262.352.447.79922048573.290.185.327.35910.9916.581.513.3225.8937.21
1992San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn62b3012844354115251144959437587418.260.333.415.74818440505.282.155.244.3408.5114.851.742.7731.6434.78
1993San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn62b31128494851543021965104459779407.312.375.496.87124551559.353.184.287.3848.0517.352.163.4026.0033.12
1994Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-2b32411242001102400100.364.429.545.9746214.500.181.455.41014.2928.572.000.000.0050.00
1994San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn62b32351291327822731153205102.209.290.349.6394512150.260.140.271.28510.0021.332.131.3364.5044.44
1995San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn62b3395336517515082312427649013.223.317.339.65611423391.266.116.238.30010.7419.441.812.0542.0030.67
1996San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn62b3463227354811152122246953006.211.301.335.6367617259.281.124.229.2909.2726.642.881.9345.4035.42
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1304461267111872383911945810362439987669919872.257.329.403.73218603965235.303.146.250.0008.3918.852.252.2738.7633.36
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter29110051732594182110754201322521111910.258.347.377.724379701168.321.119.285.00011.3021.581.911.8047.8627.03
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter411242001102400100.364.429.545.9746214.500.181.455.00014.2928.572.000.000.0050.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter121449851172079402876510155300.261.358.396.75417836527.316.135.327.00012.3319.171.551.7149.8930.77
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16654586138191126625136514766510.253.337.358.69519532627.322.105.246.00010.3723.442.261.9145.4223.19
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter491463539121221173282807000.267.385.404.7895915181.319.137.425.00015.4715.471.001.1073.0038.46
San Francisco Giants Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1304461267111872383911945810362439987669919872.257.329.403.73218603965235.303.146.250.0008.3918.852.252.2738.7633.36
Average MLB - Per 162 games16257383147305155713855123812219.257.329.403.73223149650.303.146.250.0008.3918.852.252.2738.7633.36
Average Minor - Per 162 games16255996144234126030117314066510.258.347.377.72421139650.321.119.285.00011.3021.581.911.8047.8627.03

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn212B63--1181851141314303.9654.81------6498.445.0
1984Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn222B90--1682481841434416.9594.62------10288.264.3
1984Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn22SS8--1122313633.9174.13------1027.85.7
1984Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn223B4--3103-1613.8133.25------1023.92.9
1985Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn232B120--2913611291664652.9825.43------12199.288.2
1985Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn23SS1--15--661.0006.00------1210.80.7
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn242B149--2554501797722705.9764.73------149100.092.0
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24SS1---1--111.0001.00------1490.70.6
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn252B126--2463411799604587.9724.66------13295.577.8
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn262B134--2553651488634620.9784.63------13897.182.7
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn272B148--307425888740732.9894.95------148100.091.4
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn282B142--287441894736728.9895.13------14498.687.7
1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn292B144--3204021198733722.9855.01------144100.088.9
1992San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn302B120--29638215101693678.9785.65------12893.874.1
1993San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn312B128--273384895665657.9885.13------128100.079.0
1994Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn322B4--79131716.9414.00------4100.02.8
1994San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn322B35--67121224190188.9895.37------35100.030.4
1995San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn332B91--181238351422419.9934.60------9595.863.2
1996San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn342B62--124155738286279.9764.50------6398.438.3
MLB Totals for 2B - 11 season(s)-   2B1279--2611370411087364256315.9834.94------12790.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B4--79131716.9414.00------40.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B120--2913611291664652.9825.43------1200.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--15--661.0006.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B153--2864332982748719.9614.70------1530.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS8--1122313633.9174.13------80.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4--3103-1613.8133.25------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn21---63-------
1984Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn22---9084-----
1985Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn23---1201------
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24---1491------
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25---126-------
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26---134-------
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27---148-------
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28---142-------
1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29---144-------
1992San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30---120-------
1993San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31---128-------
1994Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn32---4-------
1994San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32---35-------
1995San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33---91-------
1996San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn34---62-------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987San Francisco GiantsChamp. SeriesMLB25720420112205700000.100.280.350.6307225.083.250.60020.0028.001.404.0020.00100.00
1989San Francisco GiantsChamp. SeriesMLB27518550023003200000.278.381.611.99211221.214.333.50014.299.520.679.529.0040.00
1989San Francisco GiantsWorld SeriesMLB27411010002000400000.091.091.091.1821011.143.000.0000.0036.360.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs1238970135208900000.184.326.474.80018446.154.290.55317.3919.571.136.5212.6757.14
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs411010002000400000.091.091.091.1821011.143.000.0000.0036.360.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn38First Base Coach1629765.599--1Dusty BakerLost in 1st Round (Mets)
2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn39First Base Coach1629072.5562.02Dusty Baker
2002San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn40First Base Coach1619566.5902.52Dusty BakerLost World Series (Angels)
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle43First Base Coach1629369.5746.02Eric Wedge-
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea49Bench Coach1626795.41429.04Eric Wedge
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea50Bench Coach1627587.46318.04Eric Wedge
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea51Bench Coach1627191.43825.04Eric Wedge,Robby Thompson
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea51Manager1627191.43825.04 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993National League Gold Glove (Second Base) ... National League Player of the Week (August 16-August 22) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (2B)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1997-01-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1996-11-18Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-11-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1993-10-26Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1986San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll2460,000-61438-386,34760,00060,000
1987San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll25140,000-3752347344,90660,000200,000
1988San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll26232,500-3562150392,10762,500432,500
1989San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll27536,000-2401771++429,80262,500968,500
1990San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll28900,000-1671077++515,727100,0001,868,500
1991San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll291,500,000-156878++742,231100,0003,368,500
1992San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll301,600,000-196975++962,245109,0004,968,500
1993San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll311,925,000-193979++968,431109,0006,893,500
1994San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll323,333,333-86591++957,101109,00010,226,833
1995San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll333,333,333-105589++999,520109,00013,560,166
1996San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll344,958,333-40396++957,870109,00018,518,499
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red