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Joey HamiltonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1989-2004 MLB Years: 1994-2003
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
World Series Champion

PositionsP-322Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohns Joseph Hamilton
Height6-4Weight230BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 9,1970 [47.223]PlaceStatesboro,Georgia
High SchoolStatesboro (Statesboro,GA)
CollegeGeorgia Southern University (Statesboro,GA)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 1st round (8th overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 28th round (711st overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$385,000
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1992-MLB-#36 ... 1992-MLB-#1 ... 1993-MLB-#58 ... 1993-MLB-#2 ... 1994-MLB-#57 ... 1994-MLB-#1
MLB DebutMay 24,1994 [23.257]
OrganizationsSDN [8] CIN [3] TOR [3] Awards1Awards Voting1-10
TBC Player ID1004Retrosheet IDhamij002MLBAM ID115383
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts37Walks63Hittable44SO/BB51vsPower44Hitting19Durability61Team.496Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1989Georgia Southern UniversiTransNCAA-1S/R18594.5217143600085.2786043055890001.558.19--5.789.351.62.357-
1990Georgia Southern UniversiTransNCAA-1S/R191843.072520510301161.016067550361380001.228.94--2.017.713.83.818-
1991Georgia Southern UniversiTransNCAA-1ST201263.85211926201131.012367560511250001.338.45--3.508.592.45.667-
1992Charleston (sc) RainbowsSALAsdn-ST21223.37770000034.237241324356401.189.610.521.049.098.75.500-
1992High Desert MavericksCalifA+sdn-ST21432.74981000049.0462015018432001.308.39--3.287.842.39.571-
1992Wichita WranglersTexAAsdn-ST21302.86660000034.2331211211261001.278.570.522.866.752.361.000-
1992Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST0952.96222110000117.211656394331049401.268.800.302.507.893.15.6432.30
1993Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+sdn-ST22104.09220000011.011550260001.189.00--1.644.913.001.000-
1993Wichita WranglersTexAAsdn-ST22493.9715150000090.21015540336502001.5110.030.303.574.961.39.308-
1993Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-ST22324.40880000047.0492523022336001.519.38--4.216.321.50.600-
1993Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST08114.12252500000148.21618568360898001.499.750.183.635.391.48.4213.26
1994Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-ST23352.73990110059.0692518222323001.5310.470.303.344.851.45.375-
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn50ST23962.98161601100108.2984036729616061.178.120.582.405.052.10.6003.81
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn50ST24693.08313012210204.01898970175612320111.208.320.752.475.422.20.4003.96
1996San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn50ST251594.17343313100211.220610098198318414191.378.760.813.537.822.22.6253.90
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn50ST261274.25312921010192.219910091226912470121.399.301.033.225.791.80.6324.57
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn50ST2713134.27343400000217.0220113103151061474081.509.110.624.396.091.39.5004.26
1999Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-ST28015.11330000012.015872590001.6210.951.463.656.571.80.000-
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor50S/R28786.5222184001098.011873711339564131.6010.841.193.585.141.44.4675.00
2000Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-ST29323.66660100039.0411816112170001.359.380.232.753.891.42.600-
2000Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor44ST29213.55660000033.0281313312150021.217.640.823.274.091.25.6674.68
2001Louisville RiverBatsILAAAcin-ST30105.4011000005.04331110001.007.201.801.801.801.001.000-
2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor50ST30585.89222200000122.017088801738825031.7012.511.252.806.032.16.3854.52
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin50ST30126.23440000017.023121236100001.6711.941.563.125.191.67.3335.18
2002Louisville BatsILAAAcin-ST31102.57330000014.0104426100001.146.431.293.866.431.671.000-
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin50S/R314105.273917220091124.213678731150855061.499.820.793.616.141.70.2864.09
2003Louisville BatsILAAAcin34S/R32833.2333825007186.01033831518450101.4010.740.521.884.692.50.727-
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54Rel320012.66303001010.22115153570002.4417.722.534.225.911.40-6.78
2004Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn30ST33025.3611101000047.0613628315231001.6211.680.572.874.401.53.000-
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter74734.4424220933741311337.21408721662130493894472601.429.450.873.316.001.81.5031.16
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter33293.6311386272171528.25802732142317233021501.429.840.392.925.601.92.532-
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter19153.777448262171309.03521571301610117010101.4610.210.462.934.931.68.559-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter793.66212100000124.01346751547763001.449.620.363.375.461.62.438-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter532.9811101000060.0572520020492001.288.50--2.987.312.45.625-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter223.37770000034.237241324356401.189.610.521.049.098.75.500-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter35193.6763531022502377.236119415401423520001.338.60--3.388.392.48.648-
San Diego Padres Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter55443.8314614247420932.291244239880343639331461.348.780.773.306.151.86.556-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14175.83504640010253.031617416433891539181.6011.231.173.165.441.72.452-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5125.9046212500101151.218010510017611025061.5810.611.003.606.011.67.294-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12124.44403461120220.0231118109218114780101.429.450.873.316.001.81.5001.16
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14123.634736111030220.02401138910711379201.429.840.392.925.601.92.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1992Wichita WranglersTexAAsdn-p2166000000001300000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.167.10114.2942.863.000.000.000.00
1993Wichita WranglersTexAAsdn-p2215160200010001011000.125.176.125.3012018.333.000.000.1500.0055.560.000.000.000.00
1993Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-p2285000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
1993Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         23210200010001311000.095.136.095.2312023.250.000.000.1160.0056.520.000.000.000.00
1994Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-p2393000000000301000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn50p2316400000010022405100.000.047.000.0470048.000.000.050.0334.1750.0012.000.000.000.00
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn50p2431654720030023805101.108.132.138.2709273.250.030.062.1252.7452.0519.000.000.0028.57
1996San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn50p253468711201400232011001.162.186.235.42116381.286.073.103.1882.4739.5116.001.2368.0027.27
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn50p2630544700260012609200.130.140.241.38113266.179.111.130.1621.5239.3926.003.0327.0028.57
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn50p27347111001160013102000.141.153.211.36415274.231.070.085.1601.3541.8931.001.3571.0020.00
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor50p2812000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2000Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-p2961000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2001Louisville RiverBatsILAAAcin-p3012110000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4440.000.000.000.000.000.00
2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor50p3013011001000100000.333.333.6671.000213.500.334.333.4140.0033.330.000.000.00100.00
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin50p3045000000000400000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0080.000.000.000.000.00
2001Totals for MLB-MLB         58011001000500000.125.125.250.375218.333.125.125.1550.0062.500.000.000.00100.00
2002Louisville BatsILAAAcin-p3134120011000000000.500.5001.2501.750514.333.750.750.7280.000.000.0025.004.0050.00
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin50p313828373001000704100.250.241.357.59810333.318.107.107.2530.0021.210.000.000.0042.86
2003Louisville BatsILAAAcin34323313111001000800001.077.077.154.2312113.200.077.077.0960.0061.540.000.000.00100.00
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54p3233000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2004Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn30p331110011000001600000.100.182.200.3822111.250.100.200.1779.0954.556.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter192339194381422008167036502.127.145.192.3376513388.225.065.088.0002.0643.0420.881.0384.7530.23
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter92603720130023312001.117.159.200.35912365.231.083.117.0003.0850.7716.501.5460.0042.86
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter71383520120012001001.132.154.263.41710340.235.131.158.0002.5050.0020.002.5038.0060.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter21220200010011311000.091.167.091.2582025.222.000.045.0004.0052.0013.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter145298163541420008151032402.117.139.178.317539342.211.061.087.0002.3444.1518.881.1774.5025.71
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter45363730010001404100.194.189.278.46710341.304.084.083.0000.0034.150.000.000.0042.86
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter25011001000200000.200.200.400.600215.333.200.200.0000.0040.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162286163671319007141030402.127.145.192.3375511327.225.065.088.0002.0643.0420.881.0384.7530.23
Average Minor - Per 162 games16210651240250045824002.117.159.200.359215114.231.083.117.0003.0850.7716.501.5460.0042.86

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1992Charleston (sc) Rainbows SALAsdn21P7--462-1210.8331.43------7100.05.0
1992High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sdn21P9--551-1110.9091.11------9100.013.2
1992Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn21P6--46111110.9091.67------6100.04.4
1993Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn22P2---7--771.0003.50------2100.01.5
1993Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn22P15--119-120201.0001.33------15100.011.0
1993Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn22P8--66--12121.0001.50------8100.05.6
1994Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn23P9--37--10101.0001.11------9100.06.3
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23P16-108716132423.9581.440.21-----16100.013.7
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24P31-2041230614842.8751.350.21-----31100.021.5
1996San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25P34-2111727124544.9781.290.21-----34100.021.0
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26P31-19210191-3029.9670.940.15-----31100.019.1
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27P34-2171530334845.9381.320.21-----34100.021.0
1999Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor28P3---41-54.8001.33------3100.02.1
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28P22-98410--14141.0000.640.14-----22100.013.6
2000Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor29P6--44--881.0001.33------6100.04.3
2000Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29P6-3322-1441.0000.670.12-----6100.03.7
2001Louisville RiverBats ILAAAcin30P1---3--331.0003.00------1100.00.7
2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30P22-122816222624.9231.090.20-----22100.013.6
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30P4-1725-1771.0001.750.41-----4100.02.5
2002Louisville Bats ILAAAcin31P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31P39-1247143-2421.8750.540.17-----39100.024.1
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32P3-10-------------3100.01.9
2004Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn33P11--28111110.9090.91------11100.07.6
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P242-1336841691713270253.9371.050.19-----2420.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P41--1533215048.9601.17------410.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P21--1515123130.9681.43------210.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P11--5121-1817.9441.55------110.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--462-1210.8331.43------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1992Charleston (sc) Rainbows SALAsdn217----------
1992High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sdn219----------
1992Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn216----------
1993Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn222----------
1993Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn2215----------
1993Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn228----------
1994Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn239----------
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2316----------
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2431----------
1996San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2534----------
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2631----------
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2734----------
1999Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor283----------
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2822----------
2000Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor296----------
2000Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor296----------
2001Louisville RiverBats ILAAAcin301----------
2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3022----------
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin304----------
2002Louisville Bats ILAAAcin313----------
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3139----------
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin323----------
2004Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn3311----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1996San Diego PadresDiv SeriesMLB25014.501006.0530600.837.500.000.009.0000.00.000
1998San Diego PadresDiv SeriesMLB27000.002003.1102300.972.700.005.408.101.500.00.000
1998San Diego PadresChamp. SeriesMLB27014.912007.1743601.418.590.003.687.362.000.00.000
1998San Diego PadresWorld SeriesMLB27000.001001.0001101.000.000.009.009.001.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs012.8930300009.3603029000.865.790.001.938.684.500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs014.9120200007.3704036001.368.590.003.687.362.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0010100001.0000011001.000.000.009.009.001.000.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996San Diego PadresDiv SeriesMLB2512000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1998San Diego PadresChamp. SeriesMLB2722000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs12000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs22000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2001Independent Leagues All-Star (DH)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-06-07Released by Padres. 
2003-12-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-04-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
2003-03-26Released by Cardinals. 
2003-01-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
2002-10-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-08-06InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-07-17InjuredDisabled -- strained left hamstring 
2002-05-22InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-05-07InjuredDisabled -- strained left hamstring 
2002-01-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
2001-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-08-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
2001-08-03Released by Blue Jays. 
1998-12-12TradeTraded by Padres to Blue Jays for Peter Tucci, Woody Williams and Carlos Almanzar. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1991San Diego Padres-20385,000-------385,000Signing Bonus out of 1991 Draft (1st round - 8th overall)
1994San Diego PadresTeam Payroll23109,000-75627-957,101109,000494,000
1995San Diego PadresTeam Payroll24170,000-5512039999,520109,000664,000
1996San Diego PadresTeam Payroll25325,000-4021856957,870109,000989,000
1997San Diego PadresTeam Payroll26675,000-33415641,182,177150,0001,664,000
1998San Diego PadresTeam Payroll273,250,000-131986++1,276,192170,0004,914,000
1999Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll284,250,000-116488++1,454,491200,0009,164,000
2000Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll295,500,000-89490++1,394,248200,00014,664,000
2001Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll307,250,000-57394++1,897,758200,00021,914,000
2001Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll307,250,000-57394++1,897,758200,00021,914,000
2002Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll31500,000-48319462,011,045200,00022,414,000
2003Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll32300,000-70333-2,163,527300,00022,714,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red