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Brandon HicksTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2016 MLB Years: 2010-2014
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

PositionsSS-595, 2B-207, 3B-109, 1B-9, LF-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrandon Ryan Hicks
Height6-2Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 14,1985 [33.062]PlaceHouston,Texas
High SchoolSam Rayburn (Pasadena,TX)
CollegeTexas A&M University (College Station,TX), San Jacinto College (San Jacinto,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (108th overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$283,500Signing ScoutsJohn BarronService Time1.022 (2012)
MLB DebutMay 5,2010 [24.233]
OrganizationsATL [5] SFN [2] LAN [1] NYN [1] OAK [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID128967Retrosheet IDhickb002MLBAM ID518794
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed53Power81Contact12XBH74RBIs58Runs58Hitting34Durability51Team.544Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006San JacintoCollegeSoss-3b20581900611024312340000000.321.321.458.7798716190.306.137.237.3340.000.000.002.1147.5026.23
2007Texas A&MBig12NCAA-1Jr9ss-3b216727875942121059285365072603.338.419.536.95514933329.375.198.410.41310.9415.201.393.0427.8035.11
2007Danville BravesAppRkatl-ss21185814133131312121821101.224.370.466.83627774.263.242.431.36616.2224.321.504.0519.3353.85
2007Rome BravesSALAatl-ss2137128264011041553272610122.313.433.492.9256315157.364.179.406.40417.2016.560.962.5532.0037.50
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         55186405314172865394431223.285.413.484.8979022231.336.199.414.39216.8819.051.133.0326.5741.51
2008Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl8ss2293342688023219561434512283219.234.335.480.81516444400.300.246.409.35311.2530.502.714.7518.0055.00
2008Mississippi BravesSouAAatl-ss22165491331170071711101.241.333.389.72221564.324.148.278.32110.9426.562.431.5654.0038.46
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1093967793263206314352139943110.235.335.467.80218549464.304.232.391.34911.2129.962.674.3119.8052.69
2009Mississippi BravesSouAAatl7ss231284646311025410481715313158405.237.319.373.69217339534.306.136.284.3099.9324.532.471.8746.4035.45
2010Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl12ss2477261275591722106207451016.211.280.333.6138717287.267.122.215.2766.9725.783.702.4437.2930.91
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl183b-ss24165700000001200000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.11716.6733.332.000.000.000.00
2011Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl14ss2510436152911411850834113732007.252.333.446.77916133407.354.194.321.34410.0733.663.344.4220.0636.26
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl233b251721110001001900000.048.091.048.1391022.083.000.048.0724.5540.919.000.000.000.00
2012Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak9ss2690328618026318615447115701014.244.350.506.85616647383.316.262.409.36912.2730.032.454.7018.2258.75
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak18ss26226481150371063100001.172.243.391.63425870.267.219.328.2758.5744.295.174.2921.3372.73
2013St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-ss-3b2728121002000200000.250.250.375.625318.333.125.125.2700.0025.000.000.000.0050.00
2013Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn12ss-2b279531857901241149922911133116.283.348.450.79814327354.401.167.280.3498.1931.363.833.1128.9130.00
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9732658921341151922911333116.282.345.448.79314628362.399.166.276.3488.0131.223.903.0429.6430.43
2014Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn142b2841133182911061700144941006.218.311.436.7475817152.295.218.323.3329.2132.243.503.9522.1758.62
2014San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn142b287120427336182201327723135.162.280.319.5996515242.208.157.309.27113.2231.822.413.3125.5045.45
2015Arizona GiantsArizRksfn223b2938110000001300000.125.222.125.347109.200.000.125.17411.1133.333.000.000.000.00
2015Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAsfn52b294514113317122000165320013.220.308.326.6344610159.337.106.220.28310.0633.333.311.2670.5032.26
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         4814914327122000175620013.215.304.315.6194710168.330.100.215.27710.1233.333.291.1974.5031.25
2016Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlan15ss30892662661110823753710423013.229.328.361.6899619308.344.132.278.30612.0133.772.812.6033.2531.15
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter12629443451111130114011923136.153.258.310.5689123340.206.157.293.00011.7635.002.983.2426.7351.11
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter8382870436696156181073837629349962432311763.243.332.421.75312092813296.325.178.317.00010.5929.192.763.2526.8240.37
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter5411808254437901070242392020464326102445.242.327.419.7467571702050.335.177.300.0009.9531.373.153.4125.8338.90
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1445187212328511551716014869506.237.321.375.69619444598.308.138.284.00010.0324.752.471.8447.0935.77
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter95350698224219581434512483219.234.333.477.81016745408.301.243.403.00011.0330.392.764.6618.4254.88
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter37128264011041553272610122.313.433.492.9256315157.364.179.406.00017.2016.560.962.5532.0037.50
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter216615143131312132121101.212.354.424.77828783.256.212.394.00015.6625.301.623.6122.0050.00
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter125468751553141490519365072603.331.383.504.88723649519.344.173.340.0006.949.631.392.7033.4331.61
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7120427336182201327723135.162.280.319.5996515242.208.157.309.00013.2231.822.413.3125.5045.45
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter226481150371063100001.172.243.391.63425870.267.219.328.0008.5744.295.174.2921.3372.73
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter33268100010021100000.038.107.038.1451028.067.000.077.0007.1439.295.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16237855581411439115115334148.153.258.310.56811730437.206.157.293.00011.7635.002.983.2426.7351.11
Average Minor - Per 162 games16255584135303217415667186842112.243.332.421.75323454637.325.178.317.00010.5929.192.763.2526.8240.37

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Danville Braves AppRkatl21SS10--1422243836.9473.60------1855.614.7
2007Rome Braves SALAatl21SS37--52107622165159.9644.30------37100.026.4
2008Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl22SS91--1312491844398380.9554.18------9397.865.0
2008Mississippi Braves SouAAatl22SS16--2545187170.9864.38------16100.011.5
2009Mississippi Braves SouAAatl23SS128--2043512871583555.9524.34------128100.092.8
2010Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl24SS76--1132092047342322.9424.24------7798.753.1
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl243B3-4-3--331.0001.000.75-----1618.81.9
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24SS2-2-------------1612.51.2
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl242B1-1-------------166.30.6
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl25SS74--1041611032275265.9643.58------10471.251.7
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl253B20--1438355552.9452.60------10419.214.0
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl252B7--1126-537371.0005.29------1046.74.9
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl251B3--124--16161.0005.33------1042.92.1
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl253B6116-21-32.6670.330.13-----1735.33.7
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25SS332137121110.9093.330.48-----1717.61.9
2012Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak26SS63--119162941290281.9694.46------9070.043.8
2012Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak262B30--5466-181201201.0004.00------9033.320.8
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26SS19161432437346461.9533.210.43-----2286.414.4
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak262B11913--441.0004.000.44-----224.50.8
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak261B11831-1441.0004.000.50-----224.50.8
2013St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn27SS1--12--331.0003.00------250.00.8
2013St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn273B1---3--331.0003.00------250.00.8
2013Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn27SS41--6796832171163.9533.98------9543.228.5
2013Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn272B26--6379226144142.9865.46------9527.418.1
2013Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn273B25--2325415248.9231.92------9526.317.4
2013Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn271B3--191122120.9526.67------953.22.1
2014Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn282B29--5275115128127.9924.38------4170.720.1
2014Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn283B10--519312724.8892.40------4124.46.9
2014Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn28SS1---------------412.40.7
2014San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn282B6159530107180547292287.9834.700.54-----7185.937.7
2014San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn281B1-11---111.0001.001.00-----711.40.6
2014San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28LF1-2-------------711.40.6
2015Arizona Giants ArizRksfn293B2---2--221.0001.00------366.73.6
2015Arizona Giants ArizRksfn29SS1--12-1331.0003.00------333.31.8
2015Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAsfn292B30--6078120139138.9934.60------4566.720.8
2015Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAsfn293B11--725353532.9142.91------4524.47.6
2016Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan30SS32--3682623124118.9523.69------8936.022.7
2016Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan303B31--15574107672.9472.32------8934.822.0
2016Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan302B22--29435127772.9353.27------8924.715.6
2016Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan301B1--1--1111.0001.00------891.10.7
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B6360540108183547296291.9834.620.54-----630.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS24191662744467571.9472.960.43-----240.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B9120-51-65.8330.560.25-----90.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B21941-1551.0002.500.56-----20.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1-2-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS287--4397105317512021149.9564.00------2870.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B144--269367996645636.9864.42------1440.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B97--641641722245228.9312.35------970.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B7--325133837.9745.29------70.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS144--2293962979654625.9564.34------1440.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS92--1322511844401383.9554.16------920.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---3--331.0003.00------10.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS37--52107622165159.9644.30------370.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS11--1524254139.9513.55------110.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B2---2--221.0001.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Danville Braves AppRkatl21----10------
2007Rome Braves SALAatl21----37------
2008Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl22----91------
2008Mississippi Braves SouAAatl22----16------
2009Mississippi Braves SouAAatl23----128------
2010Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl24----76------
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24---123-----
2011Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl25--377420-----
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25----36-----
2012Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak26---3063------
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26--1119------
2013St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn27----11-----
2013Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn27--3264125-----
2014Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn28---29110-----
2014San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28--161--1----
2015Arizona Giants ArizRksfn29----12-----
2015Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAsfn29---30-11-----
2016Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan30--1223231-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor21196971330280262400000.188.253.319.57222575.256.131.1888.0032.004.002.6734.5038.46
2008Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2258130012001200000.375.444.7501.194619.400.375.50011.1122.222.0011.118.0033.33
2009Peoria SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor23238715275111171141700000.310.406.425.831377101.377.115.34513.8616.831.210.9987.0025.93
2009Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB231922462013104810001.273.407.500.90711327.385.227.45514.8129.632.003.7022.0050.00
2010Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB242740472015007900000.175.298.300.59812347.200.125.30014.8919.151.292.1340.0042.86
2011Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25274071230160031000001.300.349.450.79918443.379.150.2256.9823.263.332.3340.0033.33
2012Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26610011000000710000.100.182.200.3822111.333.100.1000.0063.640.000.000.00100.00
2013New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27234365102310132310000.116.333.279.61212357.167.163.48822.8140.351.773.5121.5060.00
2014San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2824461116703112091411101.348.456.6961.152321058.433.348.58715.5224.141.565.1715.3362.50
2015San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2918255510142051000000.200.333.360.6939230.286.160.44016.6733.332.003.3325.0040.00
2016Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB302022340003106700101.182.345.182.5274029.250.000.31820.6924.141.170.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs4215622408131973204100000.256.341.378.7195912176.330.122.27611.3623.302.051.7052.0030.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs1692564159170103770489041204.230.358.414.77210627311.310.184.39815.4328.941.883.2225.6045.76

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20073rd Team College All-American (SS) ... Big 12 Conference Newcomer of the Year2
2008Carolina League All-Star Team (SS)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-11-07SSFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency31.054  
2016-07-16SSLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list30.305Team Roster on 2016-07-16
2016-06-24SSLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured30.283Team Roster on 2016-06-24
2016-05-16SSLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list30.244Team Roster on 2016-05-16
2016-05-02SSLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured30.230Team Roster on 2016-05-02
2016-04-07SSLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)30.205Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2016-02-09SSLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.148Team Roster on 2016-02-09
2015-11-17SSFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency30.064  
2015-07-16SSSan Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Sacramento (AAA)29.305Team Roster on 2015-07-16
2015-07-11SSSan Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list29.300Team Roster on 2015-07-11
2015-04-26SSSan Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured29.224Team Roster on 2015-04-26
2015-04-09SSSan Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Sacramento (AAA)29.207Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-01-26SSSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.134Team Roster on 2015-01-26
2014-10-01SSFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.017  
2014-07-15SSSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Fresno (AAA)28.304Team Roster on 2014-07-15
2014-07-11SSSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment28.300Team Roster on 2014-07-11
2014-03-30SSSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors28.197Team Roster on 2014-03-30
2013-11-30SSSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract28.077Team Roster on 2013-11-30
2013-11-09SSFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency28.056  
2013-05-16SSNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)27.244Team Roster on 2013-05-16
2013-05-15SSNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to St. Lucie (A+)27.243Team Roster on 2013-05-15
2013-03-24SSNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors27.191Team Roster on 2013-03-24
2013-03-05SSNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)27.172Team Roster on 2013-03-05
2012-11-26SSNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Mets to Athletics for cash considerations27.073Team Roster on 2012-11-26
2012-11-20SSOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment27.067Team Roster on 2012-11-20
2012-09-02ssOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Sacramento (AAA)26.353Team Roster on 2012-09-02
2012-08-02ssOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Sacramento (AAA)26.322Team Roster on 2012-08-02
2012-06-23ssOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Sacramento (AAA)26.282Team Roster on 2012-06-23
2012-05-25SSOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)YMinors--26.253Team Roster on 2012-05-25
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-03-13Claimed off waivers by Athletics from Braves 
2010-09-20InjuredDisabled -- 60-days 
* 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
2007Atlanta Braves-21283,500-------283,500Signing Bonus out of 2007 Draft (3rd round - 108th overall)
2010Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll24400,000-75741-2,812,412400,000683,500
2011Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll25414,000-78941-2,722,607414,0001,097,500
2012Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26480,0001.02276048-2,954,887480,0001,577,500
2014San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll28500,000-79436-3,256,497500,0002,077,5002013-11-30 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* 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