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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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