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Ian Thomas | Relief Pitcher

Team: Los Angeles Dodgers
Age / DOB:  (28) / 4/20/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'4" / 215
Bats / Throws: Right / Left
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Dodgers optioned LHP Ian Thomas to Triple-A Oklahoma City.
The left-hander bailed the Dodgers out with five strong innings in a spot start against the Mets on Friday, and his reward is a trip to the minor leagues in favor of a fresh arm. He should get another opportunity with the Dodgers some time after the mandatory 10 days in the minors. Jul 25 - 4:03 PM

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Ian Thomas tossed five innings of one-run ball in a win over the Mets on Friday.

Zack Greinke was originally scheduled to make the start, but he's currently away from the team following the birth of his first child. Thomas couldn't have done much better under the circumstances, allowing three hits while walking none and striking out five. Greinke is expected to rejoin the team to start on Sunday.
Jul 24 - 10:03 PM

Ian Thomas will start for the Dodgers on Friday against the Mets in place of Zack Greinke.

Greinke is away from the team to attend the birth of his child. The team is expected to use treat the game as a bullpen day, with Thomas getting the ball out of the gate. The southpaw owns a 5.23 ERA, 1.65 WHIP and 8/8 K/BB ratio over 10 1/3 innings at the big league level this season.
Jul 23 - 10:12 PM

Dodgers recalled LHP Ian Thomas from Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Thomas holds a 5.23 ERA over seven relief appearances in the majors this season. He'll be used in the middle innings.
Jul 22 - 11:02 AM

Dodgers optioned LHP Ian Thomas to Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Thomas tossed two scoreless innings in relief Tuesday -- the day he was recalled -- and the Dodgers needed bullpen reinforcements prior to Wednesday's contest. Thomas has appeared in seven major league games, all losses, between the Braves and Dodgers this season.
Jul 8 - 7:42 PM

Dodgers recalled LHP Ian Thomas from Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Thomas has posted a 6.48 ERA over six relief appearances in the majors this season. He won't be used in high-leverage situations.
Jul 7 - 6:35 PM

Dodgers optioned LHP Ian Thomas to Triple-A Oklahoma City.

He holds a 6.48 ERA over six relief appearances in the majors this season. Thomas is clearing out to make room for Pedro Baez's return from the disabled list.
Jun 26 - 2:59 PM

Dodgers recalled LHP Ian Thomas from Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Thomas holds a 6.48 ERA over six relief appearances in the majors this season. He provides the Dodgers with a fresh bullpen arm.
Jun 22 - 4:56 PM

Dodgers optioned LHP Ian Thomas to Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Thomas allowed four runs over three relief appearances in an appearance during Tuesday's doubleheader. The Dodgers plan to stretch him out as a starter at Oklahoma City.
Jun 3 - 3:51 PM

Dodgers recalled LHP Ian Thomas from Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Thomas was just acquired from the Braves last week in the Juan Uribe deal and now he's up in the majors. The 28-year-old lefty will serve as the 26th man for Tuesday's doubleheader against the Rockies.
Jun 2 - 12:14 PM

The Dodgers are expected to call up left-hander Ian Thomas on Tuesday.

He'll serve as the 26th man for Tuesday's doubleheader against the Rockies. Thomas, who was recently acquired from the Braves in the Juan Uribe deal, has a 3.94 ERA and 18/11 K/BB ratio over 16 innings in the majors.
Jun 2 - 8:45 AM

Dodgers acquired LHP Ian Thomas, INF Alberto Callaspo, LHP Eric Stults, and RHP Juan Jaime from the Braves for 3B Juan Uribe and RHP Chris Withrow.

Thomas has posted some intriguing minor league numbers, but he's allowed 11 walks in 16 career major league frames. The 28-year-old lefty reliever will head to the Dodgers' Triple-A affiliate in Oklahoma City.
May 27 - 4:39 PM

Braves recalled LHP Ian Thomas from Triple-A Gwinnett.

Thomas held a 2.70 ERA, 1.50 WHIP and 3/3 K/BB ratio over his four innings of relief work earlier this season with the big club. He'll be used in middle relief.
May 22 - 4:59 PM

Braves optioned LHP Ian Thomas to Triple-A Gwinnett.

The 28-year-old southpaw appeared in four games with the Braves, posting a 2.70 ERA, 1.50 WHIP and 3/3 K/BB ratio over his four innings of work. He should get another opportunity to pitch out of the Braves bullpen at some point during the season.
May 2 - 2:19 PM

Braves recalled LHP Ian Thomas from Triple-A Gwinnett.

He'll take the place of Andrew McKirahan, who received an 80-game PED suspension on Monday. The 28-year-old appeared in 16 games with the Braves last season and posted a 4.22 ERA with 13 strikeouts and six walks over 10 2/3 innings. He'll pitch in middle relief.
Apr 21 - 2:09 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Yasmani Grandal
2A.J. Ellis
3Austin Barnes
1B1Adrian Gonzalez
2B1Howie Kendrick
2Alberto Callaspo
SS1Jimmy Rollins
3B1Justin Turner
2Alex Guerrero
LF1Andre Ethier
2Carl Crawford
3Scott Van Slyke
CF1Joc Pederson
2Enrique Hernandez
RF1Yasiel Puig
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Clayton Kershaw
2Zack Greinke
3Brett Anderson
4Mat Latos
5Alex Wood
6Carlos Frias
7Hyun-Jin Ryu
8Brandon McCarthy
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Kenley Jansen
2Joel Peralta
3J.P. Howell
4Chris Hatcher
5Pedro Baez
6Luis Avilan
7Juan Nicasio
8Jim Johnson