Mark Thomas has filled in behind the plate for the Stone Crabs, two games in 2009 and one game in 2010. In those three games, he hit .250 with two double and an RBI.
He then rejoined the Stone Crabs to start the 2011 season.
Thomas was drafted by the Devil Rays in the 22nd round of the 2006 draft out of Young Harris Junior College. He debuted with the Princeton Rays in 2007. He was promoted to the Hudson Valley Renegades for 2008 and most of 2009 minus the two game stint with the Stone Crabs. He was also a New York-Penn League All-Star in 2009 as a member of the Renegades. Thomas was promoted to Bowling Green in 2010.