MLB

Joe Thatcher #54 - P

LA Angels

  • Age: 32
  • DOB: 1981/10/04
  • POB: Indianapolis, IN
  • Height: 6-2 Weight: 230lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/L
  • MLB Seasons: 7
  • Signed by Milwaukee in 2005.
  • Current Status: Sprained left ankle, 15-day DL, 15-day DL
GPGSWLSVCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKWHIPERA
Year to date4502100027.03012934261.263.00
On Pace5502100033.03715114532-3.00

Scouting Report

AssetsHas shown dominant qualities at the minor-league level, especially versus left-handed batters. Can pitch in critical situations.
FlawsNeeds to cut down on the number of walks he allows in order to earn his manager's trust. Must improve his work against righty bats.
Career potentialSituational lefty.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/08/03Sprained left ankle, 15-day DL.
2014/07/05Acquired from the Arizona Diamondbacks.
2014/01/17Re-signed by the Arizona Diamondbacks to a one-year contract.
2013/07/31Acquired from the San Diego Padres.
2013/01/18Re-signed by the San Diego Padres to a one-year contract.
2012/09/01Missed 33 games (various injuries).
2012/07/30Right knee tendinitis, 15-day DL (retroactive to July 26th, 2012).
2012/07/29Right knee tendinitis, day-to-day.
2012/01/17Re-signed by the San Diego Padres to a one-year contract.
2011/08/04Missed 112 games (strained left shoulder).
2011/05/04Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (strained left shoulder).
2011/03/29Strained left shoulder, 15-day DL (retroactive to March 22nd, 2011).
2011/02/27Re-signed by the San Diego Padres to a one-year contract.
2010/05/21Missed 2 games (left side).
2010/05/19Left side, day-to-day.
2010/04/22Missed 15 games (strained left shoulder).
2010/04/04Strained left shoulder, early September (retroactive to March 26th, 2010).
2009/07/20Recalled from Portland (AAA).
2009/07/06Optioned to Portland (AAA).
2009/06/13Recalled from Portland (AAA).
2009/06/08Optioned to Portland (AAA).
2009/05/15Recalled from Portland (AAA).
2009/03/23Optioned to Portland (AAA).
2009/02/27Re-signed by the San Diego Padres to a one-year contract.
2008/07/23Optioned to Portland (AAA).
2008/07/08Recalled from Portland (AAA).
2008/06/12Optioned to Portland (AAA).
2008/06/09Recalled from Portland (AAA).
2008/05/22Optioned to Portland (AAA).
2008/05/20Recalled from Portland (AAA).
2008/05/11Optioned to Portland (AAA).
2008/03/03Re-signed by the San Diego Padres to a one-year contract.
2007/08/27Recalled from Portland (AAA).
2007/08/16Optioned to Portland (AAA).
2007/08/10Recalled from Portland (AAA).
2007/08/01Optioned to Portland (AAA).
2007/07/26Added to the San Diego Padres 25-man roster.

Trades

2014/07/05Arizona Diamondbacks traded Joe Thatcher and Tony Campana to the Los Angeles Angels for Joey Krehbiel and Zach Borenstein.
2013/07/31Arizona Diamondbacks traded Ian Kennedy to the San Diego Padres for Joe Thatcher, Matt Stites and a 2014 Competitive Balance Round B selection.
2007/07/25San Diego Padres traded Scott Linebrink to the Milwaukee Brewers for Joe Thatcher, Will Inman and Steve Garrison.
2005/07/19Signed as a non-drafted free agent by the Milwaukee Brewers.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGSWLSVCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKWHIPERA
2014LA AngelsAL80110003.07220112.676.00
2014ArizonaNL3701000024.02310733251.082.63
2014Total Ari/AnaMLB4502100027.03012934261.263.00
2013ArizonaNL220010009.112771671.936.75
2013San DiegoNL5003100030.0287734291.072.10
2013Total SD/AriNL7203200039.1401414410361.273.20
2012San DiegoNL5501410031.2301312214391.393.41
2012Lake ElsinoreA11000001.00000010.000.00
2011San DiegoNL1800000010.08551791.504.50
2011TucsonAAA80000007.131103100.821.23
2011Lake ElsinoreA10000001.00000020.000.00
2010San DiegoNL6501000035.0235517450.861.29
2010PortlandAAA60010005.06220331.803.60
2009San DiegoNL5201000045.0371414218551.222.80
2009PortlandAAA1901210019.0187415221.211.89
2008San DiegoNL2500400025.2422524413172.148.42
2008PortlandAAA3705230039.0381712211441.262.77
2007San DiegoNL2202200021.0136316160.901.29
2007NashvilleAAA2402110021.2195507331.202.08
2007PortlandAAA80100008.2104101111.271.04
2007HuntsvilleAA1401000016.1111102200.800.55
2006HuntsvilleAA40100005.12210260.751.69
2006West VirginiaA26013100029.22813826421.152.43
2006Brevard CountyA1603120030.2126119320.680.29
2005Brevard CountyA70002009.060000140.670.00
2005HelenaR60202007.283311101.173.52
2005River CityInd1804250021.1185304271.031.27
2004River CityInd2902350042.1381514315551.252.98
TotalMLB35401013100234.2223948618792431.293.30
TotalAL80110003.07220112.676.00
TotalNL3460912100231.2216928418782421.273.26
TotalAAA102096500100.29436253301231.232.24
TotalAA1802000021.2133204260.780.83
TotalA51144140071.146199315910.861.14
TotalR60202007.283311101.173.52
TotalInd47065100063.2562017319821.182.40

Legend:

GP - games played
GS - games started
W - wins
L - losses
SV - saves
CG - complete games
SHO - shutouts
IP - innings pitched
H - hits
R - runs
ER - earned runs
HR - homeruns
BB - walks or base on balls
K - strikouts
WHIP - walks and hits per inning pitched
ERA - earned runs avverage


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