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Jim Thome    \TOE-may\

James Howard Thome

Positions: Third Baseman and Shortstop
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 250 lb.

Born: August 27, 1970 in Peoria, Illinois, US
High School: Limestone Community HS (Bartonville, IL)
School: Illinois Central College (East Peoria, IL)

Drafted by the Cleveland Indians in the 13th round of the 1989 MLB June Amateur Draft from Illinois Central College (East Peoria, IL).

Prospect Ratings by Baseball America:
Pre-1991: Rated #93 Prospect
Pre-1992: Rated #51 Prospect

Major League Stats

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 Batting: 2012 / 2011 / 2010 / 2009 / 2008

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1989 18 -1.2 Indians GULF Rk CLE 55 213 186 22 44 5 3 0 22 6 4 21 33 .237 .314 .296 .610 55 1 3 2 1
1990 19 -1.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs Rk-A+ CLE 67 292 235 50 80 11 2 16 50 10 4 51 44 .340 .466 .609 1.074 143 5 0 1 3
1990 19 -0.5 Burlington APPY Rk CLE 34 149 118 31 44 7 1 12 34 6 3 27 18 .373 .503 .754 1.258 89 4 0 0 3
1990 19 -3.2 Kinston CARL A+ CLE 33 143 117 19 36 4 1 4 16 4 1 24 26 .308 .427 .462 .888 54 1 0 1 0
1991 20 -4.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA CLE 125 511 445 67 142 27 5 7 73 8 2 56 87 .319 .395 .449 .845 200 11 4 0 6 4
1991 20 -3.6 Canton-Akron EL AA CLE 84 345 294 47 99 20 2 5 45 8 2 44 58 .337 .426 .469 .895 138 7 4 0 3 4
1991 20 -5.8 Colorado Springs PCL AAA CLE 41 166 151 20 43 7 3 2 28 0 0 12 29 .285 .331 .411 .742 62 4 0 0 3 0
1992 21 -3.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA CLE 42 187 155 27 51 13 3 3 28 0 2 30 46 .329 .444 .510 .954 79 3 2 0 0 4
1992 21 -2.7 Canton-Akron EL AA CLE 30 132 107 16 36 9 2 1 14 0 2 24 30 .336 .462 .486 .948 52 3 1 0 0 3
1992 21 -5.6 Colorado Springs PCL AAA CLE 12 55 48 11 15 4 1 2 14 0 0 6 16 .313 .400 .563 .963 27 0 1 0 0 1
1993 22 -4.1 Charlotte IL AAA CLE 115 497 410 85 136 21 4 25 102 1 3 76 94 .332 .441 .585 1.026 240 9 7 0 4 8
2005 34 11.0 Clearwater FLOR A+ PHI 5 18 12 2 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 6 1 .333 .556 .583 1.139 7 0 0 0 0 0
2007 36 8.5 Charlotte IL AAA CHW 5 20 14 2 3 1 0 0 5 0 0 6 3 .214 .450 .286 .736 4 1 0 0 0 2
2012 41 18.2 Clearwater FLOR A+ PHI 3 13 10 3 5 2 0 0 4 0 0 3 2 .500 .615 .700 1.315 7 0 0 0 0 0
8 Seasons 417 1751 1467 258 465 80 17 52 287 25 15 249 310 .317 .419 .501 .920 735 24 19 3 13 22
Rk (2 seasons) Rk 89 362 304 53 88 12 4 12 56 12 7 48 51 .289 .393 .474 .866 144 5 3 2 4
A+ (3 seasons) A+ 41 174 139 24 45 6 1 5 23 4 1 33 29 .324 .454 .489 .943 68 0 1 0 1 0
AA (2 seasons) AA 114 477 401 63 135 29 4 6 59 8 4 68 88 .337 .436 .474 .910 190 10 5 0 3 7
AAA (4 seasons) AAA 173 738 623 118 197 33 8 29 149 1 3 100 142 .316 .413 .535 .948 333 14 8 0 7 11
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO Rctch Rtz
1989 18 Indians GULF Rk CLE SS 40 180 51 115 14 16 .922 4.15
1989 18 Indians GULF Rk CLE 3B 17 50 14 29 7 2 .860 2.53
1990 19 2 Teams 2 Lgs A+-Rk CLE 3B 66 202 38 145 19 11 .906 2.77
1990 19 Burlington APPY Rk CLE 3B 33 118 28 79 11 6 .907 3.24
1990 19 Kinston CARL A+ CLE 3B 33 84 10 66 8 5 .905 2.30
1991 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA CLE 3B 122 343 69 251 23 16 .933 2.62
1991 20 Canton-Akron EL AA CLE 3B 82 225 41 167 17 11 .924 2.54
1991 20 Colorado Springs PCL AAA CLE 3B 40 118 28 84 6 5 .949 2.80
1992 21 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA CLE 3B 34 87 20 55 12 6 .862 2.21
1992 21 Canton-Akron EL AA CLE 3B 23 50 11 35 4 3 .920 2.00
1992 21 Colorado Springs PCL AAA CLE 3B 11 37 9 20 8 3 .784 2.64
1993 22 Charlotte IL AAA CLE 3B 114 308 67 226 15 18 .951 2.57
5 Seasons 393 1170 259 821 90 69 .923 2.75
3B (5 seasons) 3B 353 990 208 706 76 53 .923 2.59
SS (1 season) SS 40 180 51 115 14 16 .922 4.15

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1989 18 GCL Indians Gulf Coast League Rk CLE
1990 19 Burlington Indians Appalachian League Rk CLE
1990 19 Kinston Indians Carolina League A+ CLE
1991 20 Colorado Springs Sky Sox Pacific Coast League AAA CLE
1991 20 Canton-Akron Indians Eastern League AA CLE
1991 20 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 1 1991-09-04 1991-10-06
1992 21 Canton-Akron Indians Eastern League AA CLE
1992 21 Colorado Springs Sky Sox Pacific Coast League AAA CLE
1992 21 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 1 1992-05-18 1992-08-20
1993 22 Charlotte Knights International League AAA CLE
1993 22 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 1 1993-08-13 1993-10-03
1994 23 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 1 1994-04-04 1994-08-10
1995 24 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 1 1995-04-27 1995-10-01
1996 25 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 1 1996-04-02 1996-09-29
1997 26 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 1 1997-04-02 1997-09-28
1998 27 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 1 1998-03-31 1998-09-26
1999 28 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 1 1999-04-06 1999-10-02
2000 29 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 1 2000-04-03 2000-10-01
2001 30 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 1 2001-04-02 2001-10-07
2002 31 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 1 2002-03-31 2002-09-29
2003 32 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB PHI 1 2003-03-31 2003-09-28
2004 33 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB PHI 1 2004-04-05 2004-10-03
2005 34 Clearwater Threshers Florida State League A+ PHI 2005-08-06 2005-08-10
2005 34 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB PHI 1 2005-04-04 2005-06-30
2006 35 Chicago White Sox American League MLB CHW 1 2006-04-02 2006-10-01
2007 36 Charlotte Knights International League AAA CHW 2007-05-15 2007-05-19
2007 36 Chicago White Sox American League MLB CHW 1 2007-04-02 2007-09-30
2008 37 Chicago White Sox American League MLB CHW 1 2008-03-31 2008-09-30
2009 38 Chicago White Sox American League MLB CHW 1 2009-04-07 2009-08-31
2009 38 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB LAD 2 2009-09-04 2009-10-04
2010 39 Minnesota Twins American League MLB MIN 1 2010-04-05 2010-10-03
2011 40 Minnesota Twins American League MLB MIN 1 2011-04-02 2011-08-25
2011 40 Cleveland Indians American League MLB CLE 2 2011-08-26 2011-09-28
2012 41 Clearwater Threshers Florida State League A+ PHI 2012-06-01 2012-06-04
2012 41 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB PHI 1 2012-04-07 2012-06-28
2012 41 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 2 2012-07-01 2012-10-03

Sabr ID: a2bb6366

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