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Washington Nationals NL East
Eric Thames • 1B
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'0", 210 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.
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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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