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Frank Thomas
Frank Joseph Thomas

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 3", Weight 205 lb.

MLB Debut August 17, 1951
Final Game October 2, 1966
Born June 11, 1929 in Pittsburgh, PA (age 91)

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1951 22 PHA AL   66  161   19   46   5   1   3   18   0   0    8   20  .286  .326  .385  .711   62   0   3   2   3   8  
 1952           [Did not play]
 1953 24 PIN NL  141  466   72  126  28   1  33   97   1   3   44  106  .270  .336  .547  .883  255   0   4   1   4  16  
 1954 25 PIN NL  154  605   75  151  36   2  20   86   1   2   51   90  .250  .314  .415  .728  251   0  10   3  10  21  
 1955 26 PIN NL  149  531   63  128  16   0  20   66   3   0   61   85  .241  .319  .384  .703  204   0   5   0   2  10  
 1956 27 PIN NL  154  612   93  186  31   7  31   99   0   0   43   62  .304  .350  .529  .880  324   0   4   1   3  19  MVP-12
 1957 28 PIN NL  154  605   76  176  30   1  31  110  14   5   44   80  .291  .339  .498  .836  301   3   8  11   4  16  MVP-9
 1958 29 PIN NL  150  560   79  136  16   3  39  108   0   0   48   89  .243  .305  .491  .796  275   0   5   6   4  19  MVP-9
 1959 30 PIN NL  113  398   38   94  19   4  15   54   0   0   11   58  .236  .266  .417  .683  166   4   3   0   6  20  
 1960 31 CHA AL  128  492   46  115  13   3  15   57   3   0   23   86  .234  .266  .364  .630  179   0   3   0   0  15  
 1961 32 BAA AL  121  431   54  108  10   2  21   76   2   1   22   81  .251  .298  .429  .727  185   1   2   3   8  14  
 1962 33 NYN NL  116  386   45   86  15   2  16   50   0   0   37   76  .223  .297  .396  .693  153   0   1   4   4  16  
 1963 34 NYN NL  125  415   31   92  14   0  17   44   0   0   35   47  .222  .286  .378  .665  157   0   1   1   3  20  
 1964 35 NYN NL   97  266   33   81  13   1   8   35   0   0   21   28  .305  .354  .451  .805  120   1   3   5   1   4  
 1965 36 MLN NL   94  172   14   41  17   0   1   27   0   0   13   38  .238  .286  .355  .640   61   0   4   0   0   3  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 14 Seasons     1762 6100  738 1566 263  27 270  927  24  11  461  946  .257  .312  .441  .753 2693   9  56  37  52 201
 Per 162 games        561   68  144  24   2  25   85   2   1   42   87                          248   1   5   3   5  18
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1951 22 PHA AL  72   18   4.0  29   6   0  .207   1   11    3  .273    0    0  .000  OF   4(+2)e7    13   
 1952           [Did not play]
 1953 24 PIN NL  29   80   6.0  24   8   2  .333  10   57   25  .439    0    0  .000  OF   4(+2)e10   46   
 1954 25 PIN NL  34   75   4.2   3   1   0  .333   5   70   43  .614    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e5   -128   
 1955 26 PIN NL  30   67   4.4   6   0   0  .000   9   49   18  .367    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e7   -52   
 1956 27 PIN NL  25  108   6.5   0   0   0  .000  26   76   33  .434    0    0  .000  3B   4e29       93   
 1957 28 PIN NL  21   98   5.8   0   0   0  .000  12   50   17  .340    0    0  .000  OF   4(+2)e8    41   
 1958 29 PIN NL  22   79   4.8   2   0   0  .000  18   57   28  .491    0    0  .000  3B   4e31      -67   
 1959 30 PIN NL  30   37   3.1   3   2   0  .667  21   54   25  .463    0    0  .000  3B   4e35       25   
 1960 31 CHA AL  15   44   3.1   3   1   0  .333  29   55   19  .345    0    0  .000  1B   4e25      -48   
 1961 32 BAA AL  36   51   4.1  15   2   0  .133   1   32   16  .500    0    0  .000  OF   4(+2)e15 -100   
 1962 33 NYN NL  28   42   3.6  17   2   1  .118   3   23   10  .435    0    0  .000  1B   4e18     -131   
 1963 34 NYN NL  40   40   3.2  10   3   0  .300   7   42   13  .310    0    0  .000  UT             -45   
 1964 35 NYN NL  52   42   6.0  29   6   0  .207   6   24   10  .417    0    0  .000  OF   4(+2)e3    88   
 1965 36 MLN NL   5   17   3.5  49  12   0  .245   2   13    6  .462    0    0  .000  OF   4(+2)e3    41   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 14 Seasons          807   4.5 190  43   3  .226 150  613  266  .434    0    0  .000                 -22   3
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 21.0 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Batting - 25.5 (Likely HOFer ~ 100)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1951 22 PHA AL  LF   35    64    0    1    0  .985   33  261.0  2.21
                 CF    2     0    0    0    0  .000    0    2.0  0.00
 1952           [Did not play]
 1953 24 PIN NL  CF   94   164    9    9    0  .951   91  794.1  1.96
                 RF   21    52    2    1    1  .982   21  185.0  2.63
 1954 25 PIN NL  CF   91   239   11    2    2  .992   86  770.2  2.92
                 LF   65   115    3    3    0  .975   65  575.0  1.85
 1955 26 PIN NL  LF  143   282   10    9    1  .970  142 1200.2  2.19
                 CF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
 1956 27 PIN NL  3B  132    91  240   25   32  .930  128 1098.2  2.71
                 LF   27    51    2    1    1  .981   26  208.0  2.29
                 2B    2     1    1    0    1 1.000    0    3.0  6.00
 1957 28 PIN NL  LF  105   201    7    5    0  .977  103  864.0  2.17
                 1B   34   229   13    6   20  .976   28  241.2  9.01
                 3B   25    16   46    1    5  .984   23  197.1  2.83
 1958 29 PIN NL  3B   96    84  168   14   10  .947   86  733.2  3.09
                 1B   61   474   33    4   50  .992   60  491.2  9.28
                 LF    5     4    0    0    0 1.000    2   20.2  1.74
                 RF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0     .2  0.00
 1959 30 PIN NL  3B  111    96  217   21   20  .937  101  887.1  3.17
 1960 31 CHA AL  1B  103   875  103   24  100  .976  100  870.1 10.11
                 3B   16     7   41    3    2  .941   15  132.1  3.26
                 LF   10    15    0    2    0  .882    9   84.1  1.60
 1961 32 BAA AL  LF  106   188    2    1    0  .995  104  910.2  1.88
                 1B    1     4    0    0    1 1.000    0    3.0 12.00
 1962 33 NYN NL  1B   63   509   43    2   58  .996   60  526.2  9.43
                 LF   39    54    1    1    0  .982   36  309.0  1.60
                 3B    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
 1963 34 NYN NL  1B   60   531   51    6   44  .990   59  493.0 10.62
                 LF   56    89    0    1    0  .989   56  461.0  1.74
 1964 35 NYN NL  1B   46   416   41    6   31  .987   44  357.2 11.50
                 LF   26    42    2    0    0 1.000   21  181.0  2.19
                 3B    2     0    2    0    0 1.000    0    2.2  6.75
 1965 36 MLN NL  LF   20    14    0    0    0 1.000   13  117.2  1.07
                 1B   20   101   14    2   15  .983   11  109.2  9.44
                 RF   12    16    1    0    0 1.000    7   65.2  2.33
                 3B    1     0    2    0    0 1.000    0    3.1  5.40
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1994 ALCS  CHA NYA   L    4  13  4  4  1  0  3   6  5  0  .308  .500 1.077  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1951  PHA   84-70   Drew Kennedy
 1953  PIN   63-91   Dennis Van Langen
 1954  PIN   55-99   Dennis Van Langen
 1955  PIN   56-98   Dennis Van Langen
 1956  PIN   63-91   Dennis Van Langen
 1957  PIN   75-79   Dennis Van Langen
 1958  PIN   79-75   Dennis Van Langen
 1959  PIN   64-90   Dennis Van Langen
 1960  CHA   70-84   Ron Tidrow
 1961  BAA   76-78   Rob Tomlinson
 1962  NYN   67-95   Jon Fellows
 1963  NYN   54-108  Steve Dewing, Jon Fellows
 1964  NYN   66-96   Steve Dewing
 1965  MLN   75-87   James Taglia

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