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Jason Thompson

Major + First Baseman + Owner
Male
Born Jul 6, 1954

Jason Dolph Thompson is a former Major League Baseball first baseman, and the current owner and operator of Jason Thompson Baseball, which offers baseball instruction in Auburn Hills, Michigan. He threw and batted left-handed.

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  • Jason Thompson Wins Kings 2013 Oscar Robertson Triple Double Award
    The Sacramento Bee - Apr 16, 2013
  • Malaika Bobino: Lob City Shut Down In Sacramento
    Huffington Post - Mar 20, 2013
  • Malaika Bobino: Kings Lose To The Bucks
    Huffington Post Sports - Mar 11, 2013
  • Nba Trade Deadline Winners And Losers
    Huffington Post Sports - Feb 21, 2013

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1954 Birth Born on July 6, 1954.

TEENAGE

1972 18 Years Old Thompson was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the fifteenth round of the 1972 Major League Baseball draft, but chose instead to play ball at Cal-State Northridge.

TWENTIES

1975 21 Years Old He was then selected in the fourth round of the 1975 Major League Baseball draft by the Detroit Tigers. … Read More
1979 25 Years Old In 1979, in a nationally televised game on NBC on June 16, Thompson hit a foul ball over the roof in foul territory in right field completely out of Tiger Stadium off California Angels' right-hander Dave Frost. … Read More
1981 27 Years Old …  His hitting improved substantially in the second half of the 1981 season, as he batted .321 with eight home runs and 25 RBIs. … Read More
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