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Aaron HicksTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: New York Yankees MLB Years: 2013-2018
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsCF-782, RF-156, LF-67, OF-44, DH-6Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAaron M. Hicks
Height6-2Weight170BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 2,1989 [28.230]PlaceLong Beach,California
High SchoolWilson (Long Beach,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 1st round (14th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,780,000Signing ScoutsJohn LeavittService Time4.041 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2009-MLB-#39 ... 2009-MIN-#1 ... 2010-MLB-#19 ... 2010-MIN-#1 ... 2011-MLB-#45 ... 2011-MIN-#2 ... 2012-MIN-#4 ... 2013-MLB-#72 ... 2013-MIN-#6
MLB DebutApril 1,2013 [23.181]
OrganizationsMIN [8] NYA [3] Awards5
TBC Player ID143231Retrosheet IDhicka001MLBAM ID543305
RelationshipsSon of Joe Hicks
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed73Power69Contact66XBH68RBIs56Runs65Hitting66Durability48Team.521Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Gulf Coast TwinsGCLRkmin60of18451733255104427122283201225.318.409.491.9008518204.367.173.393.39113.7315.691.141.9643.2532.73
2009Beloit SnappersMidwAmin5cf19672514363153429108405512313.251.353.382.7359622297.303.131.299.32913.4718.521.381.3562.7534.92
2010Beloit SnappersMidwAmin5cf201154238611827684921118811204324.279.401.428.82918141518.359.149.381.37116.9921.621.271.5452.8834.75
2011Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min5cf21122443791073155381797811013356.242.354.368.72216341528.308.126.321.32314.7720.831.410.9588.6038.32
2012New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin31cf221294721001352111136132117911613828.286.384.460.84421745563.348.174.386.36614.0320.601.472.3136.3133.33
2013Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin11cf232272716420510102100012.222.317.333.65024682.314.111.264.28912.2025.612.100.000.0037.50
2013Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32cf2381281375411382793248424200.192.259.338.5979522313.241.146.253.2667.6726.843.502.5635.1340.74
2014New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin32cf2443148304411142123282700214.297.404.466.8706916178.336.169.351.38315.7315.170.962.2537.0036.36
2014Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin19cf24247292050181191301203.278.349.389.73828684.317.111.236.32810.7115.481.441.1972.0030.00
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         67220396416152934374001417.291.387.441.8289722262.330.150.314.36614.1215.271.081.9144.0034.38
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32cf246918622408011843365602102.215.341.274.615519225.300.059.258.29116.0024.891.560.44186.0022.50
2015Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin25cf2538149265113432021173000203.342.405.544.9498120168.407.202.322.40410.1217.861.761.7949.6739.22
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32cf259735248901131133133346620226.256.323.398.72114025390.285.142.267.3148.7216.921.942.8232.0027.78
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya31rf26123327327113183134306803117.217.282.336.61811022361.250.119.208.2718.3118.842.272.2240.8830.99
2017Trenton ThunderEastAAnya31lf2728321012001100000.250.333.7501.083629.167.500.625.43411.1111.111.0011.118.00100.00
2017Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya31cf27516462101102200001.375.444.6251.06910318.429.250.438.44611.1111.111.000.000.0050.00
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         724783113103300001.333.407.6671.07416527.350.334.500.44211.1111.111.003.7024.0062.50
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya31cf278830154801801552105516731508.266.372.475.84714333361.290.209.395.36314.1318.561.314.1620.0741.25
2018Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnyacf2826021000001000000.333.429.500.929317.333.167.333.40414.290.000.000.000.0050.00
2018New York YankeesALMLBnyacf283010417254141651182401300.240.344.413.757439126.266.173.385.33114.2919.051.333.1726.0036.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter488155121036065847177441919336571114323.232.317.375.6925821201776.271.143.284.00010.8720.551.892.6533.0033.33
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter614223341961914137432619946381519314251439.277.380.431.8119632212656.340.154.348.00014.3419.541.361.6251.9335.70
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter91315469525743452396601419.302.374.463.83714636359.365.161.295.00010.8618.381.691.1178.7537.89
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1746281331813312188434141081441310312.288.388.465.85329263750.342.177.381.00014.4019.201.332.4034.8934.81
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter122443791073155381797811013356.242.354.368.72216341528.308.126.321.00014.7720.831.410.9588.6038.32
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1826741291814291278311912816716637.269.383.411.79427763815.337.142.350.00015.7120.491.301.4756.1734.81
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter451733255104427122283201225.318.409.491.9008518204.367.173.393.00013.7315.691.141.9643.2532.73
Minnesota Twins Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter24781910718430620782699420646528.225.306.349.65528656928.274.124.260.00010.1322.202.192.1640.9530.43
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2417321031763522799181099159359115.240.330.404.73429664848.268.164.310.00011.6718.751.613.1827.1136.36
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625157012022316591566412124518.232.317.375.69219340590.271.143.284.00010.8720.551.892.6533.0033.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games162589111163371011692612101137147410.277.380.431.81125458701.340.154.348.00014.3419.541.361.6251.9335.70

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2008Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin18OF44--7832-8381.9761.84------4597.878.6
2009Beloit Snappers MidwAmin19CF65--144671157150.9552.31------6797.046.4
2010Beloit Snappers MidwAmin20CF91--211363220214.9732.35------11579.166.9
2010Beloit Snappers MidwAmin20RF12--352-237371.0003.08------11510.48.8
2011Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min21CF121--33118810357349.9782.88------12299.287.1
2012New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin22CF114--297982314306.9752.68------12988.480.3
2012New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin22LF3--81--991.0003.00------1292.32.1
2012New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin22RF1--1---111.0001.00------1290.80.7
2013Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin23CF19--45---45451.0002.37------2286.413.2
2013Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23CF81787012159-22242241.0002.770.32-----81100.050.0
2014New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin24CF27--7511-7776.9872.81------4362.819.0
2014New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin24RF9--161111817.9441.89------4320.96.3
2014New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin24LF2--6---661.0003.00------434.71.4
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin24CF16--24---24241.0001.50------2466.711.1
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin24LF4--6---661.0001.50------2416.72.8
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin24RF4--6---661.0001.50------2416.72.8
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24CF5753478163422169167.9882.930.35-----6982.635.2
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24LF63226---661.0001.000.27-----698.73.7
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24RF53274---441.0000.800.15-----697.23.1
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24DH2---------------692.91.2
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25CF24--624--66661.0002.75------3863.216.7
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25RF9--111--12121.0001.33------3823.76.3
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25LF1---------------382.60.7
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25CF8887761223812232231.9962.630.30-----9790.754.3
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25RF16454121--13131.0000.810.24-----9716.59.9
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25LF44339---991.0002.250.27-----974.12.5
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya26RF86524979611-9897.9901.130.20-----12369.953.1
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya26LF2520170362-138381.0001.520.22-----12320.315.4
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya26CF242017854---54541.0002.250.30-----12319.514.8
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya26DH4---------------1233.32.5
2017Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya27CF3--6---661.0002.00------560.02.1
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya27CF525044011511-117116.9912.230.26-----8859.132.1
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya27LF2216147242112726.9631.180.18-----8825.013.6
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya27RF141010213---13131.0000.930.13-----8815.98.6
MLB Totals for CF - 5 season(s)-   CF30228825587702246796792.9952.620.31-----3020.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 4 season(s)-   RF1216968012521-128127.9921.050.19-----1210.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF5743372754128079.9881.390.21-----570.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH6---------------60.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 4 season(s)-   CF62--1374--1411411.0002.27------620.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF13--171--18181.0001.38------130.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF5--6---661.0001.20------50.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF141--3721092391382.9772.71------1410.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF10--171111918.9471.80------100.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF5--141--15151.0003.00------50.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF121--33118810357349.9782.88------1210.00.0
A Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF156--3559134377364.9662.33------1560.00.0
A Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF12--352-237371.0003.08------120.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF44--7832-8381.9761.84------440.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2008Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin18---------44-
2009Beloit Snappers MidwAmin19-------65---
2010Beloit Snappers MidwAmin20-------9112--
2011Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min21-------121---
2012New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin22------31141--
2013Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin23-------19---
2013Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23-------81---
2014New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin24------2279--
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin24------4164--
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24------6575-2
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25------1249--
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25------48816--
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya26------252486-4
2017Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya27-------3---
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya27------225214--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor213010225308532154182100000.294.400.559.9595716120.346.265.45115.0017.501.172.5034.0053.33
2011Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2135000000002200000.000.286.000.286007.000.000.40028.5728.571.000.000.000.00
2012Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2225122001000200001.400.400.8001.200425.667.400.4000.0040.000.000.000.00100.00
2013Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2322731827614183061600200.370.407.6441.051471181.418.274.3977.4119.752.674.9418.2540.74
2014Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2418525174014213800000.327.364.462.82624555.372.135.2125.4514.552.671.8252.0029.41
2015Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB251334370202315900100.206.300.324.62411240.269.118.32412.5022.501.800.000.0028.57
2016New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26204951431252051300101.286.345.510.85525655.343.224.3679.0923.642.603.6424.5042.86
2017New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB272556141531372110900001.268.379.518.89729766.273.250.44615.1513.640.904.5518.6746.67
2017New York YankeesWild CardMLB2713010001001000000.333.500.333.833104.333.000.33325.000.000.000.000.000.00
2017New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB27519361014001600001.316.350.526.87610220.417.210.2635.0030.006.005.0019.0033.33
2017New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB27724221000002800000.083.154.125.2793126.125.042.1257.6930.774.000.000.0050.00
2018New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB282050710202310111300000.200.344.360.70418461.229.160.40018.0321.311.183.2825.0040.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs3010225308532154182100000.294.400.559.9595716120.346.265.45115.0017.501.172.5034.0053.33
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs12332453922051240133427200403.284.362.488.85015837370.328.204.36411.3519.461.713.2427.0040.22
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs13010001001000000.333.500.333.833104.333.000.33325.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs519361014001600001.316.350.526.87610220.417.210.2635.0030.006.005.0019.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs724221000002800000.083.154.125.2793126.125.042.1257.6930.774.000.000.0050.00

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2008Gulf Coast League All-Star (OF) ... High School All-American - 2nd Team (UT) ... Rookie League All-Star (OF)3
2012Double-A All-Star (OF) ... Eastern League All-Star Team (OF)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-04-12LF-RFNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.192Team Roster on 2018-04-12
2018-04-10LF-RFNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA) for rehab28.190Team Roster on 2018-04-10
2018-03-30LF-RFNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right intercostal muscle strain28.179Team Roster on 2018-03-30
2018-01-11LF-RFNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($2.825m) [Avoids arbitration]28.101Team Roster on 2018-01-11
2017-09-26LF-RFNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.359Team Roster on 2017-09-26
2017-09-03LF-RFNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left oblique strain27.336Team Roster on 2017-09-03
2017-08-10LF-RFNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.312Team Roster on 2017-08-10
2017-08-08LF-RFNew York YankeesTrenton (AA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Trenton (AA) for rehab27.310Team Roster on 2017-08-08
2017-08-02LF-RFNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA) for rehab27.304Team Roster on 2017-08-02
2017-06-26LF-RFNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right oblique strain27.267Team Roster on 2017-06-26
2017-01-12LF-RFNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.35m) [Avoids arbitration]27.102Team Roster on 2017-01-12
2016-09-20RFNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.353Team Roster on 2016-09-20
2016-09-05LF-CFNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right hamstring strain26.338Team Roster on 2016-09-05
2015-11-11LF-CFNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Twins to Yankees for J.R. Murphy26.040Team Roster on 2015-11-11
2015-09-05CFMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL25.338Team Roster on 2015-09-05
2015-08-20CFMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left hamstring25.322Team Roster on 2015-08-20
2015-07-03CFMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL25.274Team Roster on 2015-07-03
2015-06-14cfMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right forearm25.255Team Roster on 2015-06-14
2015-05-12cfMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Rochester (AAA)25.222Team Roster on 2015-05-12
2015-04-09cfMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)25.189Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-03-29cfMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors25.178Team Roster on 2015-03-29
2014-09-02cfMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Rochester (AAA)24.335Team Roster on 2014-09-02
2014-08-05cfMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)24.307Team Roster on 2014-08-05
2014-06-25cfMinnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL and Assigned to New Britain (AA)24.266Team Roster on 2014-06-25
2014-06-18cfMinnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to New Britain (AA) for rehab24.259Team Roster on 2014-06-18
2014-06-13cfMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder strain24.254Team Roster on 2014-06-13
2014-05-09cfMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.219Team Roster on 2014-05-09
2014-05-02cfMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Concussion-like symptoms24.212Team Roster on 2014-05-02
2013-09-24cfMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Rochester (AAA)23.357Team Roster on 2013-09-24
2013-08-21cfMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL23.323Team Roster on 2013-08-21
2013-08-16cfMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured23.318Team Roster on 2013-08-16
2013-08-01cfMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Rochester (AAA)23.303Team Roster on 2013-08-01
2013-07-02cfMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.273Team Roster on 2013-07-02
2013-06-25cfMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Rochester (AAA) for rehab23.266Team Roster on 2013-06-25
2013-06-10cfMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 left hamstring strain [-]23.251Team Roster on 2013-06-10
2012-11-20cfMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Minors23.049Team Roster on 2012-11-20
2012-04-01CFMinnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Britain (AA)22.181Team Roster on 2012-04-01
* 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
2008Minnesota Twins-181,780,000-------1,780,000Signing Bonus out of 2008 Draft (1st round - 14th overall)
2013Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll23490,000-77541-3,023,990490,0002,270,000
2014Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll24507,500-65724283,256,497500,0002,777,500
2015Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll25507,5002.04178435-3,571,283507,5003,285,000
2016New York YankeesTeam Payroll26574,0003.04149921453,498,245507,5003,859,000
2017New York YankeesTeam Payroll271,350,0004.04144519513,651,709535,0005,209,0002017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.35m) [Avoids arbitration]
2018New York YankeesTeam Payroll282,825,000-30412634,360,045545,0008,034,0002018-01-11 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($2.825m) [Avoids arbitration]
* 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