Frank Thomas Stats

Frank Thomas was born on Tuesday, June 11, 1929, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Thomas was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on August 17, 1951, with the Pittsburgh Pirates. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Frank Thomas baseball stats page.

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Frank Thomas

Frank Thomas Autograph on a 1982 Mets Commemorative (#19)

Frank Thomas Autograph on a 1982 Mets Commemorative (#19)

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Birth Name:
Frank Joseph Thomas
Nickname:
None
Born On:
06-11-1929  (Gemini)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Mt. Carmel College High School (Niagara Falls, ON)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-03
Player Weight Chart Weight:
205
First Game:
08-17-1951 (Age 22)
Last Game:
05-30-1966
Draft:
Not Applicable

Frank Thomas

Frank Thomas Pitching Stats

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Frank Thomas Hitting Stats

1951 22 Pirates 39 148 21 39 9 2 2 0 16 9 0 15 0 0 0 5 .264 .306 .392
1952 23 Pirates 6 21 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 .095 .136 .095
1953 24 Pirates 128 455 68 116 22 1 30 1 102 50 4 93 3 0 2 12 .255 .331 .505
1954 25 Pirates 153 577 81 172 32 7 23 0 94 51 4 74 4 11 10 10 .298 .359 .497
1955 26 Pirates 142 510 72 125 16 2 25 0 72 60 10 76 3 6 2 13 .245 .324 .431
1956 27 Pirates 157 588 69 166 24 3 25 0 80 36 5 61 2 6 5 22 .282 .326 .461
1957 28 Pirates 151 594 72 172 30 1 23 0 89 44 9 66 5 12 3 16 .290 .335 .460
1958 29 Pirates 149 562 89 158 26 4 35 1 109 42 2 79 1 8 7 19 .281 .334 .528
1959 30 Reds 108 374 41 84 18 2 12 0 47 27 6 56 2 6 3 13 .225 .278 .380
1960 31 Cubs 135 479 54 114 12 1 21 0 64 28 4 74 1 1 0 12 .238 .280 .399
1961 32 Cubs 15 50 7 13 2 0 2 0 6 2 0 8 0 0 0 3 .260 .288 .420
1961 32 Braves 124 423 58 120 13 3 25 1 67 29 7 70 2 4 6 16 .284 .335 .506
1962 33 Mets 156 571 69 152 23 3 34 1 94 48 4 95 0 6 8 15 .266 .329 .496
1963 34 Mets 126 420 34 109 9 1 15 0 60 33 5 48 0 2 3 23 .260 .317 .393
1964 35 Mets 60 197 19 50 6 1 3 0 19 10 1 29 0 1 2 4 .254 .295 .340
1964 35 Phillies 39 143 20 42 11 0 7 0 26 5 2 12 3 3 0 3 .294 .311 .517
1965 36 Phillies 35 77 7 20 4 0 1 0 7 4 0 10 0 2 0 3 .260 .289 .351
1965 36 Astros 23 58 7 10 2 0 3 0 9 3 0 15 0 1 0 0 .172 .210 .362
1965 36 Braves 15 33 3 7 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 11 0 1 0 0 .212 .250 .303
1966 37 Cubs 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
16 Years 1,766 6,285 792 1,671 262 31 286 4 962 484 64 894 26 70 51 191 .266 .320 .454

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Frank Thomas Fielding Stats

1951 Pirates CF 37 34 939 92 2.5 92 87 5 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.65
1952 Pirates CF 5 5 129 9 1.8 9 8 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.88
1953 Pirates CF 96 93 2,523 266 2.8 261 249 12 5 2 n/a n/a n/a .981 2.79
1953 Pirates LF 9 7 186 24 2.7 24 22 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.48
1953 Pirates RF 16 14 384 32 2.0 30 27 3 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .938 2.11
1954 Pirates CF 112 111 2,898 326 2.9 321 311 10 5 1 n/a n/a n/a .985 2.99
1954 Pirates LF 45 41 1,083 109 2.4 109 105 4 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.72
1955 Pirates CF 57 55 1,425 144 2.5 143 140 3 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .993 2.71
1955 Pirates LF 88 81 2,169 178 2.0 174 169 5 4 2 n/a n/a n/a .978 2.17
1956 Pirates 2B 4 0 9 3 0.8 3 3 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
1956 Pirates 3B 111 105 2,709 312 2.8 294 118 176 18 21 n/a n/a n/a .942 2.93
1956 Pirates LF 56 50 1,272 95 1.7 94 91 3 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .989 2.00
1957 Pirates 1B 71 70 1,857 664 9.4 649 597 52 15 53 n/a n/a n/a .977 9.44
1957 Pirates 3B 31 24 696 87 2.8 80 27 53 7 4 n/a n/a n/a .920 3.10
1957 Pirates CF 1 0 15 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1957 Pirates LF 46 41 1,062 76 1.7 75 64 11 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .987 1.91
1957 Pirates RF 19 16 426 39 2.1 37 33 4 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .949 2.35
1958 Pirates 1B 2 2 54 23 11.5 23 20 3 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 11.50
1958 Pirates 3B 139 139 3,666 391 2.8 362 122 240 29 21 n/a n/a n/a .926 2.67
1958 Pirates LF 5 4 108 8 1.6 8 8 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.00
1958 Pirates RF 4 3 75 8 2.0 7 7 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .875 2.52
1959 Reds 1B 14 14 354 128 9.1 126 111 15 2 11 n/a n/a n/a .984 9.61
1959 Reds 3B 64 63 1,536 179 2.8 166 55 111 13 8 n/a n/a n/a .927 2.92
1959 Reds LF 33 18 549 40 1.2 36 36 0 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .900 1.77
1960 Cubs 1B 50 48 1,242 468 9.4 460 426 34 8 36 n/a n/a n/a .983 10.00
1960 Cubs 3B 33 33 783 86 2.6 80 25 55 6 4 n/a n/a n/a .930 2.76
1960 Cubs LF 44 33 957 66 1.5 63 61 2 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .955 1.78
1960 Cubs RF 6 6 138 17 2.8 17 16 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.33
1961 Cubs 1B 6 4 108 43 7.2 43 41 2 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 10.75
1961 Braves LF 108 108 2,796 213 2.0 203 199 4 10 0 n/a n/a n/a .953 1.96
1961 Cubs LF 10 8 225 11 1.1 11 9 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.32
1961 Braves RF 1 1 27 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1961 Braves 1B 11 4 135 52 4.7 52 48 4 0 6 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 10.40
1962 Mets 1B 11 9 234 92 8.4 91 88 3 1 7 n/a n/a n/a .989 10.50
1962 Mets 3B 10 10 258 30 3.0 26 7 19 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .867 2.72
1962 Mets LF 126 126 3,237 240 1.9 231 218 13 9 0 n/a n/a n/a .963 1.93
1963 Mets 1B 15 15 360 156 10.4 155 146 9 1 9 n/a n/a n/a .994 11.63
1963 Mets 3B 1 0 6 1 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1963 Mets LF 96 94 2,349 166 1.7 164 156 8 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .988 1.89
1964 Mets 1B 19 17 420 157 8.3 156 142 14 1 11 n/a n/a n/a .994 10.03
1964 Mets 3B 2 0 12 3 1.5 3 1 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 6.75
1964 Mets LF 31 31 807 61 2.0 61 59 2 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.04
1964 Phillies 1B 36 36 954 333 9.3 325 297 28 8 37 n/a n/a n/a .976 9.20
1965 Phillies 1B 11 10 243 93 8.5 92 88 4 1 10 n/a n/a n/a .989 10.22
1965 Phillies 3B 1 0 6 2 2.0 1 0 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .500 4.50
1965 Phillies LF 9 2 72 5 0.6 5 5 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.88
1965 Braves LF 3 2 57 3 1.0 3 3 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.42
1965 Phillies RF 4 3 81 6 1.5 6 5 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.00
1965 Astros 1B 16 12 321 126 7.9 124 118 6 2 11 n/a n/a n/a .984 10.43
1965 Astros 3B 2 0 9 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1965 Astros LF 1 1 18 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1965 Braves 1B 6 6 150 48 8.0 47 44 3 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .979 8.46
LF Totals 710 647 16,947 1,295 1.8 1,261 1,205 56 34 9 n/a n/a n/a .974 2.01
3B Totals 394 374 9,681 1,091 2.8 1,012 355 657 79 59 n/a n/a n/a .928 2.82
CF Totals 308 298 7,929 837 2.7 826 795 31 11 6 n/a n/a n/a .987 2.81
1B Totals 268 247 6,432 2,383 8.9 2,343 2,166 177 40 197 n/a n/a n/a .983 9.84
RF Totals 50 43 1,131 102 2.0 97 88 9 5 0 n/a n/a n/a .951 2.32
2B Totals 4 0 9 3 0.8 3 3 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
15 Years 1,734 1,609 42,129 5,711 3.3 5,542 4,612 930 169 271 n/a n/a n/a .970 3.55

Frank Thomas

Frank Thomas Miscellaneous Stats

1951 Pirates 0 2 .000 3 0 n/a 74.0 9.9 9.3 - - -
1952 Pirates 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 0.0 21.0 0.0 - - -
1953 Pirates 1 2 .333 12 0 n/a 15.2 4.9 4.5 - - -
1954 Pirates 3 2 .600 1 0 n/a 25.1 7.8 6.1 - - -
1955 Pirates 2 0 1.000 5 0 n/a 20.4 6.7 7.1 - - -
1956 Pirates 0 5 .000 2 0 n/a 23.5 9.6 7.4 - - -
1957 Pirates 3 1 .750 0 0 n/a 25.8 9.0 6.7 - - -
1958 Pirates 0 1 .000 1 0 n/a 16.1 7.1 5.2 - - -
1959 Reds 0 2 .000 11 0 n/a 31.2 6.7 8.0 - - -
1960 Cubs 1 0 1.000 12 0 n/a 22.8 6.5 7.5 - - -
1961 Cubs 0 0 .000 2 0 n/a 25.0 6.3 8.3 - - -
1961 Braves 2 4 .333 11 0 n/a 16.9 6.0 6.3 - - -
1962 Mets 2 1 .667 11 0 n/a 16.8 6.0 6.1 - - -
1963 Mets 0 0 .000 16 0 n/a 28.0 8.8 7.0 - - -
1964 Mets 1 1 .500 12 0 n/a 65.7 6.8 10.4 - - -
1964 Phillies 0 1 .000 3 0 n/a 20.4 11.9 5.5 - - -
1965 Phillies 0 0 .000 18 0 n/a 77.0 7.7 11.0 - - -
1965 Astros 0 0 .000 8 0 n/a 19.3 3.9 6.4 - - -
1965 Braves 0 0 .000 6 0 n/a 0.0 3.0 33.0 - - -
1966 Cubs 0 0 .000 5 0 n/a 0.0 5.0 0.0 - - -
16 Years 15 22 .405 140 0 n/a 22.0 7.0 6.5 - - -

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Frank Thomas Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1951 Pittsburgh Pirates 27 Undetermined - -
1952 Pittsburgh Pirates 15 Undetermined - -
1953 Pittsburgh Pirates 15 Undetermined - -
1954 Pittsburgh Pirates 15 Undetermined Stats -
1955 Pittsburgh Pirates 15 Undetermined Stats -
1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 15 Undetermined - -
1957 Pittsburgh Pirates 15 Undetermined - -
1958 Pittsburgh Pirates 15 Undetermined Stats -
1959 Cincinnati Reds 15 Undetermined - -
1960 Chicago Cubs 25 Undetermined - -
1961 Chicago Cubs 25 Undetermined - -
1961 Milwaukee Braves 12 Undetermined - -
1962 New York Mets 25 Undetermined - -
1963 New York Mets 25 Undetermined - -
1964 New York Mets 25 Undetermined - -
1964 Philadelphia Phillies 45 Undetermined - -
1965 Philadelphia Phillies 24 Undetermined - -
1965 Houston Astros 31 Undetermined - -
1965 Milwaukee Braves 39 Undetermined - -
1966 Chicago Cubs 34 Undetermined - -
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Frank Joseph Thomas was a Major League Baseball player for the Pittsburgh Pirates Cincinnati Reds (1959-1959), Chicago Cubs (1960–1961, 1966), Milwaukee Braves (1961, 1965), New York Mets (1962–1964), Philadelphia Phillies (1964–1965), and Houston Astros (19651-1965).
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