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Ian Thomas | Relief Pitcher

Team: Atlanta Braves
Age / DOB:  (27) / 4/20/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 215
Bats / Throws: Left / Left

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Braves recalled LHP Ian Thomas from Triple-A Gwinnett.
Thomas holds a 4.22 ERA with 13 strikeouts over 10 2/3 frames in the majors this season. He'll give the Braves another relief option for the final day. Sep 28 - 9:08 AM

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Braves optioned LHP Ian Thomas to Triple-A Gwinnett.

This was done to clear a roster spot for Shea Simmons who was recalled Saturday. Thomas will almost assuredly be back with the Braves at some point this season.
May 31 - 9:27 AM

Braves recalled LHP Ian Thomas from Triple-A Gwinnett.

Thomas will provide additional depth to the bullpen with Jordan Walden heading to the disabled list. The 27-year-old has already appeared in 10 games for the Braves this season, posting a 4.26 ERA, 1.42 WHIP and 6/2 K/BB ratio over 6 1/3 innings.
May 10 - 2:42 PM

Braves optioned LHP Ian Thomas to Triple-A Gwinnett.

The move was made in order to clear room for Gavin Floyd's return. Thomas held a 4.26 ERA over 10 relief appearances for the Braves and will surely get another shot later this season.
May 4 - 10:43 AM

Braves purchased the contract of LHP Ian Thomas from Double-A Mississippi.

Thomas cracked the Opening Day roster after posting a 2.61 ERA with 13 strikeouts over 10 1/3 frames this spring. He'll work in middle relief.
Mar 30 - 8:52 AM

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C1Evan Gattis
2Gerald Laird
3Christian Bethancourt
1B1Freddie Freeman
2Joey Terdoslavich
2B1Tommy La Stella
2Phil Gosselin
3Pedro Ciriaco
SS1Andrelton Simmons
3B1Chris Johnson
2Ramiro Pena
LF1Justin Upton
2Ryan Doumit
CF1B.J. Upton
2Emilio Bonifacio
3Jose Constanza
RF1Jason Heyward
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S1Julio Teheran
2Mike Minor
3Ervin Santana
4Aaron Harang
5Alex Wood
6Brandon Beachy
7Kris Medlen
8Gavin Floyd
Relief Pitcher
R1Craig Kimbrel
2David Carpenter
3Jordan Walden
4Shae Simmons
5Anthony Varvaro
6James Russell
7David Hale
8Luis Avilan
9Juan Jaime
10Chasen Shreve
11Gus Schlosser
12Aaron Northcraft
13Ian Thomas
14Jonny Venters