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Dickie Thon
Richard William Thon

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 5' 11", Weight 175 lb.

MLB Debut May 22, 1979
Final Game October 3, 1993
Born June 20, 1958 in South Bend, IN

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 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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1979 21 TEA AL   48   53    6   16   1   0   0    9   0   0    5   10  .302  .356  .321  .677   17   0   1   0   0   1  
 1980 22 TEA AL  109  280   15   65  11   2   0   22   4   4    7   27  .232  .248  .286  .534   80   4   3   0   0  14  
 1981 23 PIN NL   72  147   13   46  13   0   0    8   3   2   14   23  .313  .373  .401  .774   59   3   0   0   0   4  
 1982 24 PIN NL  122  444   59  109  26   6   1   36  43  15   24   29  .245  .282  .338  .620  150   7   3   0   0  13  
 1983 25 PIN NL  162  633   93  172  37   3  17   82  29  12   59   57  .272  .334  .420  .754  266   6   4   4   2  17  MVP-7
 1984 26 NYA AL    4   16    3    8   0   0   0    2   0   0    1    3  .500  .529  .500 1.029    8   0   0   0   0   0  
 1985 27 ATN NL   60  195   22   47   4   0   5   19   6   1   10   44  .241  .278  .338  .617   66   0   0   0   0   2  
 1986 28 LAN NL  105  259   30   64  10   0   5   23   4   4   23   48  .247  .309  .344  .652   89   2   0   0   0  14  
 1987 29 SDN NL    6    5    0    1   0   0   0    0   0   0    3    2  .200  .500  .200  .700    1   0   0   0   0   0  
 1988 30 SDN NL   88  258   29   61  15   3   2   23  12   0   37   51  .236  .332  .341  .673   88   3   0   0   0   4  
 1989 31 TEA AL  138  451   57  129  18   4  12   60   8   8   40   76  .286  .343  .424  .767  191   4   1   4   0  15  
 1990 32 TEA AL  150  555   50  141  24   4   5   48   7   5   32   80  .254  .297  .339  .635  188   6   1   1   2   7  
 1991 33 TEA AL  136  496   51  123  13   2  10   36   7   3   21   87  .248  .277  .343  .620  170   0   3   0   0   6  
 1992 34 TEA AL   72  212   18   44  13   4   2   22   7   0   16   29  .208  .262  .335  .597   71   1   1   1   0   4  
 1993 35 DEA AL   65  207   22   54  14   1   0   13   2   7   16   33  .261  .312  .338  .651   70   3   1   2   0   3  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 15 Seasons     1337 4211  468 1080 199  29  59  403 132  61  308  599  .256  .307  .360  .666 1514  39  18  12   4 104
 Per 162 games        510   57  131  24   4   7   49  16   7   37   73                          183   5   2   1   0  13
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1979 21 TEA AL  38    6   4.4  44  13   0  .295   2    5    3  .600    0    0  .000  SS   4e88     -110   
 1980 22 TEA AL  55   16   1.8  15   6   0  .400   5   89   64  .719    0    0  .000  2B   3e8       -63   
 1981 23 PIN NL  53   21   5.3  13   4   0  .308   8   46   23  .500    0    0  .000  UT             101   
 1982 24 PIN NL  28   40   2.9   9   2   0  .222  16  127   85  .669    0    0  .000  SS   3e21     -104   
 1983 25 PIN NL  26   87   4.7   0   0   0  .000  25  173  126  .728    0    0  .000  SS   2e30      -44   
 1984 26 NYA AL  65    4  14.8   0   0   0  .000   3    7    3  .429    0    0  .000  SS   2e48      170   
 1985 27 ATN NL  81   18   3.4  14   4   0  .286   6   48   30  .625    0    0  .000  SS   3e27      -37   
 1986 28 LAN NL  67   23   3.0  11   2   0  .182  10   85   67  .788    0    0  .000  SS   2e21       -1   
 1987 29 SDN NL  25    0   6.0   2   0   0  .000   1    1    0  .000    0    0  .000  SS   4e48       61   
 1988 30 SDN NL  53   33   4.4   7   2   0  .286  12   69   38  .551    0    0  .000  UT             -11   
 1989 31 TEA AL  34   60   4.7   5   0   0  .000  15  148  107  .723    0    0  .000  SS   3e22       12   
 1990 32 TEA AL  30   55   3.5   2   0   0  .000  29  188  127  .676    0    0  .000  SS   3e29      -19   
 1991 33 TEA AL  28   46   3.3   0   0   0  .000  10  169  108  .639    0    0  .000  SS   4e24      -14   
 1992 34 TEA AL  64   19   3.0   1   0   0  .000  19  100   49  .490    0    0  .000  SS   4e32      -64   
 1993 35 DEA AL  26   20   3.3   7   5   0  .714   8   45   28  .622    0    0  .000  SS   4e25       -3   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 15 Seasons          456   3.7 130  38   0  .292 169 1300  858  .660    0    0  .000                 -27   2
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 19.4 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1979 21 TEA AL  SS   20     7   13    2    2  .909    0   41.0  4.39
 1980 22 TEA AL  2B   96   182  196    5   55  .987   68  648.2  5.24
                 3B    6     0    3    0    0 1.000    1   21.0  1.29
                 SS    2     0    1    0    1 1.000    0    2.0  4.50
 1981 23 PIN NL  2B   33    67   64    2   17  .985   23  197.1  5.97
                 SS   26    29   50    6    7  .929   17  163.0  4.36
                 3B    2     2    0    0    0 1.000    0    4.0  4.50
 1982 24 PIN NL  SS  109   163  374   16   72  .971  105  960.0  5.03
                 2B    1     0    2    0    0 1.000    0    2.0  9.00
 1983 25 PIN NL  SS  162   279  550   25  112  .971  162 1463.1  5.10
 1984 26 NYA AL  SS    4     5   12    3    4  .850    4   33.0  4.64
 1985 27 ATN NL  SS   47    83  132    6   27  .973   44  386.0  5.01
 1986 28 LAN NL  SS  100   122  213   10   31  .971   57  608.2  4.95
 1987 29 SDN NL  SS    2     2    1    1    0  .750    1    9.0  3.00
 1988 30 SDN NL  SS   35    75  107    3   14  .984   33  278.2  5.88
                 3B   33    27   41    8    1  .895   32  272.0  2.25
                 2B   10    27   23    1   11  .980   10   77.0  5.84
 1989 31 TEA AL  SS  134   288  409   15   64  .979  127 1147.1  5.47
 1990 32 TEA AL  SS  149   262  404   29   82  .958  145 1296.0  4.62
 1991 33 TEA AL  SS  136   257  362   10   85  .984  136 1207.2  4.61
 1992 34 TEA AL  SS   70   134  212   19   43  .948   64  576.1  5.40
                 3B    1     0    1    0    0 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
 1993 35 DEA AL  SS   44    74   94    7   17  .960   42  339.1  4.46
                 3B    5     3   10    1    1  .929    3   34.0  3.44
                 2B    1     2    0    0    0 1.000    0    4.2  3.86
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+


Draft History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1979  TEA   60-102  Jim Sheehan
 1980  TEA   67-95   Jim Sheehan
 1981  PIN   70-92   Jim Tripodi
 1982  PIN   74-88   Jim Tripodi
 1983  PIN   90-72   Mike Mashanic
 1984  NYA   86-76   Robert Rescigno
 1985  ATN   61-101  Rick Field
 1986  LAN   83-79   Billy Vanson
 1987  SDN   85-77   Mike Tomeo
 1988  SDN   84-78   Mike Tomeo
 1989  TEA   68-94   Mike Rescigno
 1990  TEA   68-94   Mike Rescigno
 1991  TEA   62-100  Mike Rescigno
 1992  TEA   66-96   Mike Rescigno
 1993  DEA   81-81   Mike Mashanic

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