John
Thurman
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6' 5''
Weight: 195
 
Born: July 31, 1989 in Usa
 
Ratings - Batting     Help
                                             
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Year Age Tm Lg Salary   vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
2011 21 ARI NL     4 4 4 2 2 2 4 4 4 2 1 2 5 4 4
2012 22 ARI NL     6 6 6 3 3 3 5 4 4 2 2 2 7 6 6
2013 23 ARI NL     6 6 6 6 5 5 5 4 4 3 3 3 7 6 7
2014 24 ARI NL     8 8 9 6 6 6 5 4 4 4 3 4 8 7 7
2015 25 NYN NL $ 300,000   8 8 9 6 6 6 5 4 4 4 4 4 7 7 7
2016 26 NYN NL $ 300,000   9 9 9 6 6 6 5 4 4 4 4 4 8 7 8
2017 27 NYN NL $ 300,000   9 9 9 6 5 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 8 8 8
2018 28 NYN NL $ 300,000   9 9 9 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 8 8 8
2019 29 NYN NL $ 1,100,000   9 9 9 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 9 8 8
2020 30 NYN NL $ 1,292,857   8 8 9 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 8 7 8
2021 31 NYN NL $ 1,292,857   9 9 9 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 8 8 8
2022 32 DET AL $ 300,000   9 9 9 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 8 8 8
OOTP6 Min Ratings     4 4 4 2 2 2 4 4 4 2 1 2 5 4 4
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 1,292,857   9 9 9 6 6 6 5 5 5 4 4 4 9 8 8
Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won MVP or Rookie of the Year.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS
2011 21 A   25 27 3 8 1 0 1 4 0 0 4 5 .296 .387 .444 .832 4.7  
2012 22 AA   138 513 62 158 17 1 14 69 5 7 28 78 .308 .344 .427 .771 70.5  
2013 23 AA   138 516 66 169 21 0 16 70 4 5 33 47 .328 .368 .461 .829 81.2  
2014 24 AAA   138 587 95 180 23 1 23 95 10 7 46 99 .307 .357 .467 .824 93.3  
2015 25 NYN NL 106 403 49 121 15 0 10 33 0 0 21 75 .300 .336 .412 .748 50.5 7.9
    AAA   51 205 43 78 10 1 10 39 0 2 25 21 .380 .448 .585 1.033 46.8  
2016 26 NYN NL 150 529 66 170 12 0 13 78 0 0 31 83 .321 .358 .418 .775 74.8 12.9
2017 27 NYN NL 157 600 71 177 21 1 13 68 1 0 29 88 .295 .326 .398 .725 73.0 11.4
2018 28 NYN NL 153 547 73 177 19 0 8 73 1 1 39 75 .324 .368 .402 .770 77.1 12.0
2019 29 NYN NL 147 574 61 175 27 0 5 70 0 1 29 65 .305 .342 .378 .720 66.6 9.8
2020 30 NYN NL 140 405 42 108 14 1 7 49 0 0 25 60 .267 .310 .358 .668 41.8 4.6
2021 31 AAA   104 219 35 81 8 0 7 36 2 1 25 28 .370 .434 .502 .937 44.1  
2022 32 DET AL 17 49 3 15 2 0 1 8 0 0 3 9 .306 .346 .408 .754 5.7 0.7
    AAA   85 213 42 73 9 1 7 38 3 5 24 32 .343 .409 .493 .902 39.3  
7 Years Sim 870 3107 365 943 110 2 57 379 2 2 177 455 .304 .341 .395 .737 389.4 59.3
4 Years AAA 378 1224 215 412 50 3 47 208 15 15 120 180 .337 .396 .498 .894 223.5  
2 Years AA 276 1029 128 327 38 1 30 139 9 12 61 125 .318 .356 .444 .800 151.7  
1 Years A 25 27 3 8 1 0 1 4 0 0 4 5 .296 .375 .444 .819 4.7  
7 Years Minors 679 2280 346 747 89 4 78 351 24 27 185 310 .328 .378 .473 .851 380.0  
162 Game Average 578 67 175 20 0 10 70 0 0 32 84 .304 .341 .395 .737 72.5  
Career Highs 157 600 73 177 27 1 13 78 1 1 39 88 .324 .368 .418 .775 77.1  
Career Batting Splits     Help
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Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   2402 280 724 81 1 45 288 2 2 140 372 .301 .340 .392 .732 308.9
vs LH   705 85 219 29 1 12 91 0 0 37 83 .311 .346 .406 .751 93.6
Home 432 1538 189 483 52 0 22 188 1 1 83 229 .314 .350 .391 .741 200.4
Away 438 1569 176 460 58 2 35 191 1 1 94 226 .293 .333 .400 .732 202.1
RISP   721 0 209 27 0 13 303 0 0 39 98 .290 .322 .381 .704 86.8
Pinch Hitting   96 9 30 2 0 3 19 0 0 1 18 .313 .320 .427 .747 12.3
Close/Late   398 37 128 17 1 8 52 0 0 19 65 .322 .355 .430 .784 56.3
Mar/Apr 114 401 45 120 11 0 6 38 0 0 26 60 .299 .342 .372 .713 49.9
May 137 488 55 146 24 0 7 77 2 1 35 85 .299 .348 .391 .739 64.0
June 154 583 66 173 22 1 11 64 0 1 26 74 .297 .328 .395 .723 71.4
July 140 515 56 152 14 0 9 62 0 0 31 74 .295 .335 .375 .709 63.2
August 156 545 70 180 22 0 15 70 0 0 23 82 .330 .359 .453 .812 81.7
Sep/Oct 169 575 73 172 17 1 9 68 0 0 36 80 .299 .338 .379 .717 72.3
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove Award.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF   DWS
2015 25 NYN NL 1B 102 100 858.0 807 57 2 80 .998 9.06   1.6
2016 26 NYN NL 1B 134 129 1104.3 1070 79 4 111 .997 9.36   1.7
    RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
2017 27 NYN NL 1B 151 145 1292.3 1170 84 13 112 .990 8.73   2.1
2018 28 NYN NL 1B 149 146 1298.7 1167 87 11 102 .991 8.69   1.7
2019 29 NYN NL 1B 146 143 1277.3 1210 89 17 92 .987 9.15   2.3
2020 30 NYN NL 1B 121 96 903.7 845 57 7 63 .992 8.98   2.3
2022 32 DET AL 1B 14 11 95.3 78 9 1 5 .989 8.21   0.2
  1B 817 770 6829.6 6347 462 55 565 .992 8.97   11.9
  RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
Career Totals   818 770 6830.6 6347 462 55 565 .992 8.97   11.9
Career Highs   151 146 1298.7 1210 89 17 112 .998 9.36    
Post-Season Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
2019 29 NYN NL 6 20 1 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 .250 .318 .300 .618
2020 30 NYN NL 7 6 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .333 .286 .333 .619
2022 32 DET AL 1 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.250 2.250
Career Post-Season Batting 14 30 2 11 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 2 .367 .394 .433 .827
Batting Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
(*) indicates hit-less at-bats added to meet minimum plate appearances.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Batting Average
2016-6-.321
2018-3-.324
CAR-32-.304
Singles
2016-4-145
2017-6-142
2018-3-150
2019-8-143
       
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 11)
   Gray Ink Test: 8    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 108)
 
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History
Drafted in 8th round, 220th overall pick, by Colorado in 2006
Released by Colorado on 4/28/2010
Drafted in 6th round, 166th overall pick, by Arizona in 2011
Hit first career homerun on 6/6/2015, off Boof Bonser (FLO)
Won Player of the Week award on 5/30/2016, hitting .520 with 1 HR, 11 RBI
1/29/2019: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,100,000 through salary arbitration
1/29/2020: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,292,857 through salary arbitration
1/29/2021: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,292,857 through salary arbitration
8/9/2021: Signed a minor league contract extension with New York (N)
Traded from New York (N) to Los Angeles on 7/9/2022 (Going to NYN: P Felton Allen, P Dean Ye, P Eric Lirette. Going to LAN: 1B John Thurman)
Traded from Los Angeles to Detroit on 8/2/2022 (Going to DET: 1B John Thurman. Going to LAN: 2B Joshua Seawright)
10/25/2022: Signed a contract extension with Detroit, $600,000 per year, for 1 years