Bradford Thompson
Geelong Cats (ML)
Bradford Thompson
Birthdate:
April 7, 1956 (31 y, 5 m, 13 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'0"/201
Entry:
1978 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 8, Team: Geelong Cats
Contract:
$18k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
1 years, 142 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 1 years, 142 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 9 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
1987 $18k ($18k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 1 2 1 2 1
vs R 1 2 1 2 1
vs L 1 2 1 1 1
Potential 1 2 1 3 1
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 1 1
Arm 1 5 6
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 6
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 6 7 3
vs R 6 7 3
vs L 6 7 4
Potential 7 7 3
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 7 8
Curveball 2 2
Splitter 6 7
Other Pitching
Velocity 92-94 mph
GB % 65%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 3
Hold 8
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-09-20
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 64% to 65%
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1987-04-18
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1987-03-08
Outfield Arm decreased from 7 to 6
GB% increased from 63% to 64%
1986-10-05
Control Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Control decreased from 4 to 3
Control vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Control vs L decreased from 4 to 3
GB% increased from 62% to 63%
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1986-08-22
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
1986-04-14
Movement Potential increased from 6 to 7
Movement increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs R increased from 6 to 7
Control Potential increased from 3 to 4
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 58% to 62%
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1986-01-26
Weight decreased from 203 to 202
1986-01-05
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 53% to 58%
Splitter increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 202 to 203
1985-09-29
Role changed from CL to RP
1985-01-06
Gap Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Gap decreased from 3 to 2
Gap vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 49% to 53%
Fastball decreased from 8 to 7
1984-07-23
Weight decreased from 203 to 202
1984-07-17
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs R decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 52% to 49%
Fastball increased from 7 to 8
1984-04-02
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1984-01-01
Gap vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
1983-10-16
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1983-08-15
P defense decreased from 2 to 1
1983-04-09
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Movement decreased from 7 to 6
Movement vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
1983-02-27
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1983-02-13
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1983-01-02
Contact Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Gap Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Gap decreased from 3 to 2
Eye Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff decreased from 6 to 5
Curveball Pot decreased from 3 to 2
Splitter decreased from 6 to 5
1982-12-19
Hold increased from 7 to 8
1982-10-10
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1982-09-19
Weight increased from 201 to 203
1982-08-16
Hold decreased from 8 to 7
1982-08-04
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
1982-01-03
Contact Potential increased from 1 to 2
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 51% to 52%
Splitter increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 200 to 202
1981-10-04
Contact Potential decreased from 2 to 1
P defense decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff decreased from 6 to 5
Movement increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs R increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 50% to 51%
Curveball Pot increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 194 to 200
1981-01-18
Gap vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Power Potential decreased from 3 to 1
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Movement decreased from 7 to 6
Movement vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 3
GB% decreased from 51% to 50%
Fastball increased from 6 to 7
Splitter Pot decreased from 8 to 7
Splitter decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 193 to 194
1980-03-16
P defense decreased from 4 to 3
Movement increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs R increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 50% to 51%
Hold increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1979-11-04
Sac Bunt decreased from 7 to 6
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Infield Arm decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 54% to 50%
Weight increased from 188 to 192
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1979-02-11
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs L increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 1 to 2
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Fastball Pot increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 185 to 188

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 30 0 65 83.2 2-3 1 45 46 12.97% 13.26% 0.86% 75.14% 56.08% 0.238 3.227 3.762 98 4.756 -0.54 0.32
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 29 0 46 57.1 1-2 0 34 41 12.59% 15.19% 1.11% 69.14% 53.13% 0.309 4.709 4.334 110 5.333 0.37 -0.11
Total - VBL
VBL
0 111 141.0 3-5 1 79 87 12.80% 14.10% 0.97% 72.25% 54.89% 0.269 3.830 3.995 103 4.990 -0.17 0.21

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1984 28 0 27 18.1 1-1 0 16 14 20.51% 17.95% 1.28% 82.03% 40.00% 0.255 2.946 4.630 96 5.901 -1.68 0.09
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1983 27 0 30 32.1 5-3 0 39 20 26.17% 13.42% 2.68% 63.29% 43.86% 0.333 6.402 4.373 97 4.472 2.03 0.17
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1982 26 0 17 17.0 1-0 0 17 7 23.61% 9.72% 1.39% 84.75% 56.67% 0.348 2.647 3.337 69 3.949 -0.69 0.34
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1981 25 0 39 26.0 0-1 1 26 11 22.81% 9.65% 1.75% 74.63% 53.33% 0.375 4.500 4.409 95 4.746 0.09 0.15
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1980 24 0 50 17.1 0-0 0 12 13 13.95% 15.12% 1.16% 63.29% 45.00% 0.309 6.750 4.944 108 6.459 1.81 -0.03
PTA - ADL
1979 23 0 36 40.1 2-0 0 50 16 30.12% 9.64% 2.41% 83.33% 46.88% 0.294 2.901 3.658 94 3.635 -0.76 0.20
PTA - ADL
1978 22 0 54 62.0 4-2 0 77 25 29.85% 9.69% 1.55% 80.38% 51.02% 0.324 2.177 3.674 82 4.001 -1.50 0.73
Total - AAA
AAA
0 163 111.0 7-5 1 110 65 22.04% 13.03% 1.80% 71.85% 47.34% 0.329 4.865 4.354 94 5.002 0.51 0.71
Total - AA
AA
0 90 102.1 6-2 0 127 41 29.95% 9.67% 1.89% 81.49% 49.38% 0.312 2.463 3.668 87 3.857 -1.21 0.94

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
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 30 65 13 12 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 0 0 0.083 0.083 0.167 0.3333 0.074 -74 -0.25
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 29 46 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -129 -0.17
Total - VBL
VBL
111 19 18 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 13 0 0 0.056 0.056 0.111 0.2000 0.049 -91 -0.41

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
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1984 28 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1983 27 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1982 26 17 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -148 -0.07
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1981 25 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1980 24 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
PTA - ADL
1979 23 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
PTA - ADL
1978 22 54 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -148 0.02
Total - AAA
AAA
163 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -148 -0.07
Total - AA
AA
90 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -148 0.02

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 P 62 83.2 2 15 0 1.000 1.829 0.910 -0.24
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 P 44 57.1 1 10 1 0.917 1.727 1.022 -0.25
Total P 106 141.0 3 25 1 -0.49

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1984 P 25 18.1 1 2 0 1.000 1.473 1.022 0.14
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1983 P 29 32.1 0 2 0 1.000 0.557 1.033 0.02
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1982 P 16 17.0 2 2 2 0.667 2.118 1.022 0.03
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1981 P 32 26.0 0 2 0 1.000 0.692 1.014 0.06
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1980 P 35 17.1 1 2 2 0.600 1.558 0.754 -0.95
PTA - ADL
1979 P 34 40.1 1 6 1 0.875 1.562 0.896 -0.47
PTA - ADL
1978 P 49 62.0 3 3 0 1.000 0.871 1.335 0.73
Total P 220 213.1 8 19 5 -0.44
Player Awards
None
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink1
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg G Rank
1986 VBL 65 5
Year Lg Hold Rank
1986 VBL 8 10