Coy Thatcher
Hall of Fame Inductee
Retired
Coy Thatcher
Birthdate:
Sept. 15, 1937 (49 y, 11 m, 6 d)
Position:
2B
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/211
Entry:
1958 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 4, Team: St. George Dragons
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
None
Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro None
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Greed Low
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Popular
Local Popular
Current Contract
Additional Info
No-Trade No

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1975 37 52 61 48 14 2 0 2 12 8 13 14 0 0 0.292 0.443 0.901 0.3750 0.400 151 0.50
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1974 36 98 394 343 92 16 0 18 56 53 46 69 2 2 0.268 0.353 0.825 0.2846 0.360 127 1.59
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1973 35 115 513 468 135 23 2 16 59 69 41 93 4 0 0.289 0.350 0.798 0.3315 0.354 122 3.76
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1972 34 126 582 510 139 31 0 24 78 88 57 90 5 4 0.273 0.347 0.822 0.2854 0.364 131 5.01
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1971 33 123 470 403 113 20 5 12 48 65 61 77 2 3 0.280 0.373 0.817 0.3176 0.364 129 3.73
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1970 32 104 427 372 112 19 1 10 43 56 51 65 6 3 0.301 0.382 0.820 0.3389 0.366 127 3.01
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1969 31 126 545 488 150 34 6 20 81 79 47 88 2 2 0.307 0.370 0.895 0.3385 0.389 143 5.44
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1968 30 121 515 449 127 30 2 11 67 72 56 74 3 7 0.283 0.360 0.792 0.3127 0.353 120 3.15
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1967 29 118 494 434 134 29 2 19 87 83 50 78 8 0 0.309 0.379 0.895 0.3343 0.390 141 5.26
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1966 28 90 363 321 87 13 0 17 57 58 39 57 5 5 0.271 0.347 0.818 0.2800 0.356 119 2.01
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1965 27 40 173 142 33 7 0 3 21 18 29 27 1 3 0.232 0.358 0.704 0.2632 0.321 94 0.81
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1964 26 116 520 467 136 20 4 17 61 80 44 81 15 5 0.291 0.349 0.810 0.3173 0.357 120 3.64
STG - SBC
1963 25 53 231 203 62 10 2 8 36 31 26 28 7 4 0.305 0.385 0.878 0.3214 0.388 136 2.03
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1963 25 66 288 242 70 19 3 14 54 46 44 41 4 2 0.289 0.396 0.962 0.2963 0.408 150 2.97
STG - SBC
1962 24 126 550 468 136 33 5 15 69 74 73 68 14 4 0.291 0.387 0.866 0.3103 0.380 134 5.33
STG - SBC
1961 23 126 573 513 131 29 4 15 57 60 56 83 7 9 0.255 0.328 0.743 0.2775 0.332 101 3.50
STG - SBC
1960 22 113 488 451 121 22 3 15 52 59 31 101 5 8 0.268 0.312 0.742 0.3118 0.329 101 2.13
STG - SBC
1959 21 53 221 207 60 11 1 2 11 19 13 44 2 3 0.290 0.335 0.717 0.3602 0.319 90 0.78
Total - SBC
SBC
1766 7408 6529 1852 368 40 238 949 1018 777 1178 92 64 0.284 0.359 0.821 0.3118 0.362 124 54.66

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
WIL - SBL
1976 38 14 50 43 17 3 0 3 10 7 7 8 0 0 0.395 0.480 1.154 0.4375 0.497 209 0.57
ERS - RES
1966 28 6 31 21 7 2 0 2 3 9 10 3 0 1 0.333 0.548 1.263 0.3125 0.504 227 0.36
ERS - RES
1965 27 11 52 39 10 3 0 0 4 8 12 10 2 0 0.256 0.423 0.756 0.3333 0.349 99 0.34
Rockdale - RES
ROC - RES
1959 21 23 102 88 30 7 0 5 15 18 14 18 1 0 0.341 0.431 1.022 0.3846 0.444 153 1.29
Rockdale - RES
ROC - RES
1958 20 50 152 138 34 9 2 6 25 21 13 43 3 1 0.246 0.309 0.780 0.3111 0.332 85 0.61
HUR - YL
1958 20 13 62 60 24 2 1 1 10 13 1 11 0 2 0.400 0.419 0.936 0.4792 0.438 154 0.65
None - None
None - None
1958 20 43 219 196 64 11 6 11 49 56 17 23 33 10 0.327 0.378 0.990 0.3212 0.427 165 1.80
Total - ??
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43 219 196 64 11 6 11 49 56 17 23 33 10 0.327 0.378 0.990 0.3212 0.427 165 1.80
Total - AAA
AAA
104 387 329 98 24 2 16 57 63 56 82 6 2 0.298 0.398 0.927 0.3519 0.398 132 3.17
Total - AA
AA
13 62 60 24 2 1 1 10 13 1 11 0 2 0.400 0.419 0.936 0.4792 0.438 154 0.65

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1975 2B 15 36.0 8 14 0 1.000 5.500 0.997 -0.03
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1975 3B 1 0.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1974 2B 93 763.2 203 228 13 0.971 5.079 0.922 -8.89
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1973 2B 114 991.0 261 325 5 0.992 5.322 1.034 5.01
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1973 SS 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1972 2B 126 1124.1 284 393 5 0.993 5.419 1.044 8.37
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1971 2B 105 919.0 249 283 7 0.987 5.210 1.041 5.64
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1971 3B 2 5.0 0 3 0 1.000 5.400 1.012 0.02
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1971 SS 1 0.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1970 2B 102 857.2 228 279 5 0.990 5.320 1.022 2.80
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1969 2B 126 1101.2 220 370 5 0.992 4.820 1.049 8.84
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1969 SS 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1968 2B 113 989.1 229 344 4 0.993 5.213 1.033 5.37
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1968 SS 4 8.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.125 0.519 -0.49
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1967 2B 13 109.0 19 33 0 1.000 4.294 1.043 0.71
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1967 3B 94 837.2 49 234 3 0.990 3.041 1.068 10.00
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1967 SS 1 3.1 1 1 0 1.000 5.400 1.035 0.04
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1966 2B 1 3.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1966 3B 80 703.2 39 196 10 0.959 3.006 1.016 2.30
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1966 LF 1 1.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1965 3B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1965 SS 40 354.1 52 151 2 0.990 5.156 1.054 4.42
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1964 SS 116 1002.2 156 399 18 0.969 4.982 1.005 1.63
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1963 3B 1 2.0 0 1 0 1.000 4.500 1.029 0.02
STG - SBC
1963 SS 53 462.2 82 173 6 0.977 4.960 0.991 -0.84
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1963 SS 66 578.2 93 212 9 0.971 4.744 1.023 2.97
STG - SBC
1963 LF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
STG - SBC
1962 SS 126 1116.2 201 412 9 0.986 4.941 1.018 4.32
STG - SBC
1961 SS 126 1142.2 213 412 8 0.987 4.923 1.037 8.66
STG - SBC
1960 2B 2 4.0 1 3 0 1.000 9.000 1.033 0.03
STG - SBC
1960 SS 113 960.2 201 342 15 0.973 5.087 0.998 0.01
STG - SBC
1959 2B 32 275.2 57 91 2 0.987 4.832 1.043 2.34
STG - SBC
1959 SS 21 174.1 28 60 2 0.978 4.543 1.000 -0.01
Total 2B 842 7174.1 1759 2363 46 30.19
Total 3B 179 1550.0 88 434 13 12.34
Total SS 669 5807.2 1028 2162 69 20.72
Total LF 2 2.2 0 0 0 0.00

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
WIL - SBL
1976 2B 2 4.0 1 1 0 1.000 4.500 0.000 0.00
WIL - SBL
1976 3B 10 82.0 5 16 1 0.955 2.305 0.798 -2.83
ERS - RES
1966 2B 6 58.0 8 18 0 1.000 4.035 1.038 0.43
ERS - RES
1966 LF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
ERS - RES
1965 2B 2 3.1 0 1 0 1.000 2.700 1.052 0.03
ERS - RES
1965 SS 11 93.0 10 22 0 1.000 3.097 1.112 1.26
Rockdale - RES
ROC - RES
1959 2B 1 9.0 2 0 0 1.000 2.000 1.049 0.03
Rockdale - RES
ROC - RES
1959 SS 22 187.1 36 53 1 0.989 4.276 1.077 2.31
Rockdale - RES
ROC - RES
1958 2B 14 85.0 29 16 0 1.000 4.765 1.050 0.39
Rockdale - RES
ROC - RES
1958 3B 11 27.0 0 8 0 1.000 2.667 1.059 0.23
Rockdale - RES
ROC - RES
1958 SS 30 215.2 36 64 1 0.990 4.173 1.054 2.18
HUR - YL
1958 SS 13 114.0 18 37 2 0.965 4.342 1.047 1.01
Total 2B 25 159.1 40 36 0 0.87
Total 3B 21 109.0 5 24 1 -2.60
Total SS 76 610.0 100 176 4 6.75
Total LF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.00
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Dec. 8, 1963 Newtown Chris Scott
John Sweeny
Wally Grimshaw
Lucas Kawhena
Justin Jerram
St. George Coy Thatcher
Curtis Britton
Joe Newsholme
Chris Prebble
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1974 Newtown (SBC)
1972 Newtown (SBC)
1971 Newtown (SBC)
1970 Newtown (SBC)
1969 Newtown (SBC)
1964 Newtown (SBC)
1963 Newtown (SBC)
1962 St. George (SBC)
1961 St. George (SBC)
League Champ 1972 Newtown (SBC)
1971 Newtown (SBC)
1968 Newtown (SBC)
Gold Glove 1973 - 2B Newtown (SBC)
1970 - 2B Newtown (SBC)
1968 - 3B Newtown (SBC)
1963 - SS St. George (SBC)
1962 - SS St. George (SBC)
Silver Slugger 1970 - 2B Newtown (SBC)
1968 - 3B Newtown (SBC)
1964 - SS Newtown (SBC)
1963 - SS St. George (SBC)
1962 - SS St. George (SBC)
Championship Series MVP 1971 Newtown (SBC)
1971 Newtown (SBC)
Championship Series MVP 1971 Newtown (SBC)
Batter of the Month Jan 1973 Newtown (SBC)
Player of the Week Dec 16, 1974 Newtown (SBC)
Dec 18, 1972 Newtown (SBC)
Nov 17, 1969 Newtown (SBC)
Oct 16, 1961 St. George (SBC)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink4
Grey Ink52
Similar Players (2B)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1961 SBC 126 1
1962 SBC 126 1
1969 SBC 126 1
1972 SBC 126 1
Year Lg PA Rank
1961 SBC 573 5
1972 SBC 582 2
Year Lg AB Rank
1961 SBC 513 5
1972 SBC 510 2
Year Lg Hits Rank
1969 SBC 150 7
Year Lg K Rank
1960 SBC 101 8
Year Lg TB Rank
1969 SBC 256 7
1972 SBC 242 8
Year Lg 2B Rank
1961 SBC 29 8
1962 SBC 33 4
1968 SBC 30 10
1969 SBC 34 4
1972 SBC 31 2
Year Lg 3B Rank
1963 SBC 5 8
1969 SBC 6 5
1971 SBC 5 8
Year Lg RBI Rank
1963 SBC 90 9
1967 SBC 87 8
Year Lg R Rank
1964 SBC 80 5
1967 SBC 83 7
1969 SBC 79 9
1972 SBC 88 4
Year Lg BB Rank
1962 SBC 73 5
1963 SBC 70 8
Year Lg SF Rank
1964 SBC 6 5
1967 SBC 7 2
1968 SBC 7 10
1972 SBC 7 2
Year Lg XBH Rank
1963 SBC 56 5
1969 SBC 60 6
1972 SBC 55 4
Year Lg OBP Rank
1962 SBC 0.387 10
Year Lg SLG Rank
1963 SBC 0.533 9
1969 SBC 0.525 8
Year Lg ISO Rank
1963 SBC 0.236 9
Year Lg OPS Rank
1963 SBC 0.924 10
1969 SBC 0.895 9
Year Lg G Rank
1961 SBC 126 1
1962 SBC 126 1
1969 SBC 126 1
1972 SBC 126 1
Year Lg WAR Rank
1962 SBC 5.3 5
1963 SBC 5.0 8
1967 SBC 5.3 5
1969 SBC 5.4 5
1972 SBC 5.0 9