Tom Thurberg

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Thomas Paul Thurberg

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Biographical Information[edit]

Tom Thurberg was drafted in the 1st round of the 1976 amateur draft by the New York Mets. An outfielder, he struggled with the bat in 1976-1977, hitting a cumulative .210 in the low minors while leading the 1977 Midwest League in outfield assists and errors. He was converted to a pitcher in 1978 and reached AAA in 1981, but never made the majors.