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Washington Nationals NL East
 
Eric Thames • #9 • 1B
Status:Back injury, day-to-day
Ht/Wt:5'11", 235 lbs.
Born:Nov 10, 1986 (33 yrs) in Santa Clara, CA
Hometown:San Jose, CA
Experience:5 years
Drafted:Drafted by Toronto in 2008 (7/219).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2020.
Bats:L
Throws:R
2020 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 6 16 1 4 1 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 .368 .313 .250
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Scouting Report
Swings an above-average power bat and does well against right-handed pitching in particular. Can get red-hot with the bat. Is also a pretty good athlete who can play either first base or in the outfield. Needs to prove he can hit left-handed pitching consistently in order to play every day in the big leagues. Would benefit by being more selective at the plate. Defensively, he lacks a position of his own.
Long Range Potential: Decent, versatile left-handed power bat.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Eastern League (AA) All-Star Team 2010
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