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Scot ThompsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1985 MLB Years: 1978-1985
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Drafted
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsOF-391, 1B-234Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameVernon Scot Thompson
Height6-3Weight195BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 7,1955 [62.320]PlaceGrove City,Pennsylvania
High SchoolKnoch (Saxonburg,PA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 1st round (7th overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1978 [22.271]
OrganizationsCHN [10] SFN [2] MON [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID18877Retrosheet IDthoms001MLBAM ID123305
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 1979
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed48Power39Contact78XBH40RBIs41Runs49Hitting64Durability43Team.455Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974GCL CubsGCLRk-1847169224363119000000000.254.254.343.5975810169.250.089.089.2700.000.000.000.59169.0023.26
1975Key WestFSLA+-19123424409563341000000000.224.224.274.49811612424.219.050.050.2270.000.000.000.71141.3312.63
1976MidlandTexAA-2011642547121112754000000000.285.285.369.65415720425.273.084.085.3000.000.000.001.6560.7116.53
1977Wichita AerosAmerAAAchn-2112444677136245115483454224300.305.369.455.82420340500.316.150.262.3669.008.400.932.2040.5529.41
1978Wichita AerosAmerAAAchn-1b-of221355198316933710643512536003600.326.384.474.85824650581.349.148.295.3869.1210.331.131.7251.9029.59
1978Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25of2219367153002002401000.417.447.500.94718339.469.083.139.4295.1310.262.000.000.0020.00
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25of231283463610013522943173711318.289.322.373.69512920368.316.084.136.3114.6210.052.180.54173.0020.00
1980Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25of24102226264810121366283111136.212.301.292.5936613257.237.080.204.27310.8912.061.110.78113.0027.08
1981Iowa OaksAmerAAAchn-of25692773574100229114202301220.267.314.325.6399012300.283.058.155.2946.677.671.150.67138.5016.22
1981Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25,29of25571158195008207802312.165.208.209.417245127.173.044.122.1915.516.301.140.000.0026.32
1982Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-1b-of2629931732602112110701100.344.404.473.877448105.353.129.247.3929.526.670.701.9046.5025.00
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn18of26497411275107015400002.365.405.459.86434679.386.094.149.3886.335.060.800.000.0022.22
1983Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-of-1b27258691830181131100210.209.231.279.51024491.224.070.105.2233.3012.093.671.1086.0022.22
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn18of275388417310100031400004.193.220.250.47022491.230.057.091.2133.3015.384.670.000.0023.53
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn411b28120245307571131533026014511.306.376.355.731879280.333.049.180.33010.719.290.870.36245.0012.00
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn411b296411182350060021001005.207.221.252.473285114.228.045.063.2131.758.775.000.000.0021.74
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24of-1b293432291004003700101.281.333.313.64610136.346.032.125.2958.3319.442.330.000.0011.11
1985Totals for NL-NL         981431032600100051701106.224.248.266.514386150.252.042.077.2333.3311.333.400.000.0018.75
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter6261273132333529511017139714127121039.262.312.328.640418661391.288.066.146.0006.9710.141.450.36254.6019.82
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter66824393306889920372805721131143291430.282.317.385.7029381562595.286.103.171.0005.055.511.091.4365.9222.67
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter38214212214297612261665721131143291430.302.358.427.7856071141577.318.125.243.0008.319.071.091.6554.6526.57
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11642547121112754000000000.285.285.369.65415720425.273.084.085.0000.000.000.001.6560.7116.53
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter123424409563341000000000.224.224.274.49811612424.219.050.050.0000.000.000.000.71141.3312.63
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter47169224363119000000000.254.254.343.5975810169.250.089.089.0000.000.000.000.59169.0023.26
Chicago Cubs Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter4088859222639846912106298257522.255.303.331.63429351961.281.076.148.0006.4510.201.580.42221.2522.57
San Francisco Giants Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1843563898121137533236024516.275.332.323.65511514394.300.048.143.0008.129.141.130.25356.0014.29
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3432291004003700101.281.333.313.64610136.346.032.125.0008.3319.442.330.000.0011.11
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623293486132128432536123310.262.312.328.64010817360.288.066.146.0006.9710.141.450.36254.6019.82
Average Minor - Per 162 games16259180167245968145323502310.282.317.385.70222738629.286.103.171.0005.055.511.091.4365.9222.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Wichita Aeros AmerAAAchn221B87--772561077838828.9889.52------13564.464.4
1978Wichita Aeros AmerAAAchn22OF49--10133-107104.9722.12------13536.336.3
1978Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22OF5--6---661.0001.20------1926.33.1
1978Chicago CubsNLMLBchn221B2--81-1991.0004.50------1910.51.2
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23OF100--161753173168.9711.68------12878.161.7
1980Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24OF66--100442108104.9631.58------10264.740.7
1980Chicago CubsNLMLBchn241B12--492-651511.0004.25------10211.87.4
1981Iowa Oaks AmerAAAchn25OF69--17736-186180.9682.61------69100.051.1
1981Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25OF30--4911-5150.9801.67------5752.629.1
1981Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251B3--7-1-87.8752.33------575.32.9
1982Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn261B6--373244240.9526.67------2920.74.4
1982Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn26OF5--3-1-43.7500.60------2917.23.7
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26OF23--362-138381.0001.65------4946.914.2
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn261B4--31--441.0001.00------498.22.5
1983Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn27OF6--11---11111.0001.83------2524.04.4
1983Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn271B5--452-547471.0009.40------2520.03.7
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27OF29--29---29291.0001.00------5354.717.9
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn271B1---------------531.90.6
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn281B87--55536148592591.9986.79------12072.553.7
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28OF6--7-1-87.8751.17------1205.03.7
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn291B24--16816113185184.9957.67------6437.514.8
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon291B3--111-112121.0004.00------348.81.9
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29OF3--11--221.0000.67------348.81.9
MLB Totals for OF - 8 season(s)-   OF262--38915116415404.9731.54------2620.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B136--80157369861858.9976.31------1360.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF129--292610-308298.9682.31------1290.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B98--854611286927915.9879.34------980.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Wichita Aeros AmerAAAchn22--87------49-
1978Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22--2------5-
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23---------100-
1980Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24--12------66-
1981Iowa Oaks AmerAAAchn25---------69-
1981Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25--3------30-
1982Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn26--6------5-
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26--4------23-
1983Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn27--5------6-
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27--1------29-
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28--87------6-
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29--24--------
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29--3------3-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-04-07Released by Expos. 
1985-08-01TradeTraded by Giants with Bill Laskey to Expos for Dan Driessen. 
1984-01-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1983-10-15Free 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Montreal ExposTeam Payroll29197,000-4081833370,78060,000197,000
1985San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll29197,000-4081633370,78060,000197,000
* 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