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Justin ThompsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2006 MLB Years: 1996-2005
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-305Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJustin Willard Thompson
Height6-4Weight215BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMarch 8,1973 [45.228]PlaceSan Antonio,Texas
High SchoolKlein Oak (Spring,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (32nd overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1992-MLB-#84 ... 1992-MLB-#2 ... 1993-MLB-#3 ... 1994-MLB-#79 ... 1994-MLB-#1 ... 1995-MLB-#8 ... 1996-MLB-#2
MLB DebutMay 27,1996 [23.080]
OrganizationsDET [8] TEX [5] MIL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID394Retrosheet IDthomj003MLBAM ID123294
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Detroit Tigers in 1998
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts48Walks67Hittable54SO/BB68vsPower54Hitting0Durability59Team.473Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1991Bristol TigersAppRkdet-ST18253.6010100000050.0452920324607001.388.100.544.3210.802.50.286-
1992Fayetteville GeneralsSALAdet-ST19442.1820191001095.0793223640887301.257.480.573.798.342.20.500-
1993Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-ST20443.5611110000055.2652522116463001.4610.510.162.597.442.88.500-
1993London TigersEastAAdet-ST20364.0914140100083.2965138937724001.5910.330.973.987.751.95.333-
1993Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST07103.88252501000138.0161766010531187001.5410.400.653.427.622.23.412-
1995Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-ST22214.88660000024.030131318200001.5811.250.383.007.502.50.667-
1995Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet-ST22673.73181803000123.01105551738983001.208.050.512.787.172.58.462-
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0883.92242403000147.014068648461183001.278.570.492.827.222.57.500-
1996Fayetteville GeneralsSALAdet-ST23003.0011000003.01110050000.333.00----15.000.00--
1996Visalia OaksCalifA+--ST23000.0011000003.02000271001.336.00--6.0021.003.50--
1996Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ST23633.4213130310084.0743632226692001.197.900.212.777.362.65.667-
1996Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0633.2915150310090.0773733228813001.167.670.202.798.072.89.667-
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet22ST23164.5811110000059.0623530731441001.589.461.074.736.711.42.1434.80
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet22ST2415113.02323204000223.0188827520661514001.147.580.812.666.092.29.5773.81
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet22ST2511154.05343405000222.022711410020791494001.389.200.813.206.041.89.4234.04
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet22ST269115.11242400000142.215285812459832001.489.591.513.725.241.41.4505.40
2000Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-ST27002.0811000004.03110320001.386.23--6.234.150.67--
2000Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-ST27104.7611000005.28331140001.5912.711.591.596.354.001.000-
2000Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-ST270011.1211000005.210870441002.4715.88--6.356.351.00--
2000Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0106.32330000014.221121118101001.8512.060.574.605.741.251.000-
2002Gulf Coast RangersGCLRktex-ST29003.00770000015.0196501110001.3311.40--0.606.6011.00--
2003Spokane IndiansNwstA-tex-Rel30201.2423023000029.0155408210000.794.66--2.486.522.631.000-
2004Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex31Rel31322.6123023003038.0351911311261001.218.290.712.616.162.36.600-
2005Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-Rel32202.8412012008212.2145412110001.269.950.711.427.825.501.000-
2005Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex21Rel32224.7025124003044.047242337291001.239.610.611.435.934.14.500-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0424.29371360011256.261292749401001.249.690.641.436.354.44.667-
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex38Rel320021.6020200201.24442010002.4021.6010.80--5.400.00-17.42
2006Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil-ST33236.11880100035.044272477230001.4411.211.781.785.863.29.400-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter36434.0210310129020647.26333202907323542811001.348.781.013.265.941.82.4561.23
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter39373.571951128381152708.16973402824423559630301.318.820.562.977.542.54.513-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1084.574723244130168.0175958612441254001.299.300.642.346.642.84.556-
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter15153.6668333540112261.026313310721892118001.349.000.723.057.222.37.500-
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter653.7219190000086.11003936229754001.4810.340.213.007.762.59.545-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter442.2021201001098.0803324640937301.227.350.553.678.542.33.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter201.2423023000029.0155408210000.794.66--2.486.522.631.000-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter253.4617170000065.0643525325717001.378.860.423.469.832.84.286-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter36433.9810110109000646.16293162867123542711001.348.750.993.275.941.82.456-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0021.6020200201.24442010002.4021.6010.80--5.400.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12154.02353413010220.02151099825801454001.348.781.013.265.941.82.4441.23
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12113.576035252051220.02161058714731849101.318.820.562.977.542.54.522-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet22p2412000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet22p2527110000000300000.143.143.143.286107.250.000.000.1280.0042.860.000.000.000.00
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet22p2625000000000200000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
2006Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil-3355011000000002000.200.200.400.600217.200.200.200.2480.000.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter514110000000600000.071.071.071.1421014.125.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55011000000002000.200.200.400.600217.200.200.200.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55011000000002000.200.200.400.600217.200.200.200.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624543232000000019400000.071.071.071.142320454.125.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162162032320000000065000.200.200.400.6006532227.200.200.200.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Bristol Tigers AppRkdet18P10--282-1210.8331.00------10100.015.2
1992Fayetteville Generals SALAdet19P20--421--25251.0001.25------20100.014.2
1993Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det20P11--2111-1413.9291.18------11100.08.6
1993London Tigers EastAAdet20P14--312111615.9381.07------14100.010.1
1995Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det22P6--26--881.0001.33------6100.04.5
1995Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet22P18--4192-2523.9201.28------18100.012.5
1996Fayetteville Generals SALAdet23P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1996Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet23P13--110--11111.0000.85------13100.09.2
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet23P11-59213-115151.0001.360.25-----11100.06.8
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P32-2231131-342421.0001.310.19-----32100.019.8
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P34-222635-241411.0001.210.18-----34100.021.0
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P24-142511111716.9410.670.11-----24100.014.9
2000Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex27P1---2--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2000Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex27P1---2--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2000Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2002Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex29P7---41-54.8000.57------7100.011.7
2003Spokane Indians NwstA-tex30P23--141165.8330.22------23100.030.3
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex31P23--4111-1615.9380.65------23100.016.4
2005Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex32P12--31--441.0000.33------12100.08.6
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex32P25--46-110101.0000.40------25100.017.5
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex32P2-1-------------2100.01.2
2006Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil33P8--151-76.8570.75------8100.05.6
2006Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil33P8--151-76.8570.75------8100.05.6
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P103-647249017115114.9911.110.18-----1030.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P55--727213634.9440.62------550.00.0
AA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P68--1445416359.9370.87------680.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P18--4191-2423.9581.28------180.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P21--521--26261.0001.24------210.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P23--141165.8330.22------230.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P17--2123-1714.8240.82------170.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Bristol Tigers AppRkdet1810----------
1992Fayetteville Generals SALAdet1920----------
1993Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det2011----------
1993London Tigers EastAAdet2014----------
1995Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det226----------
1995Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet2218----------
1996Fayetteville Generals SALAdet231----------
1996Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2313----------
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet2311----------
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet2432----------
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet2534----------
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet2624----------
2000Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex271----------
2000Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex271----------
2000Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex271----------
2002Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex297----------
2003Spokane Indians NwstA-tex3023----------
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex3123----------
2005Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex3212----------
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex3225----------
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex322----------
2006Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil3316----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB33002.2570700008.0622035001.136.750.003.385.631.672.25.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs002.2570700008.0622035001.136.750.003.385.631.672.25.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3371000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs71000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2009Spokane IndiansNwstA-Minortex36Pitching Coach763739.48710.02Tim Hulett
2010Spokane IndiansNwstA-Minortex37Pitching Coach764333.566--1Tim HulettLost in Finals
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2006-05-19Retired 
2005-12-20ContractSigned by Brewers (minor) 
2005-10-10Free AgentGranted free agency 
2004-01-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-02-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
2001-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-11-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-11-19On disabled list 
1999-11-02TradeTraded by Tigers with Alan Webb, Gabe Kapler, Bill Haselman, Francisco Cordero and Frank Catalanotto to Rangers for Gregg Zaun, Danny Patterson and Juan Gonzalez. 
1994-09-13On disabled list 
1991-06-25Contractsigned 
* 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
1996Detroit TigersTeam Payroll23109,000-78635-957,870109,000109,000
1997Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24198,000-59823341,182,177150,000307,000
1998Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25400,000-46415491,276,192170,000707,000
1999Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26650,000-41915541,454,491200,0001,357,000
2005Texas RangersTeam Payroll32300,000-79435-2,189,055300,0001,657,000
* 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