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Eddie MilnerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1976-1988 MLB Years: 1980-1988
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PositionsOF-1269Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEdward James Milner
Height5-11Weight173BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 21,1955PlaceColumbus,Ohio
Death DateNovember 2,2015 [60.165]
High SchoolMarion-Franklin (Columbus,OH)
CollegeCentral State University (Wilberforce,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 21st round (503rd overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1980 [25.104]
OrganizationsCIN [12] SFN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID15457Retrosheet IDmilne001MLBAM ID119158
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed85Power43Contact80XBH46RBIs30Runs67Hitting54Durability59Team.511Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1976BillingsPioRk-21672315159143227230174900000.255.306.368.6748519248.317.113.286.3136.8519.762.880.81115.5032.20
1977Shelby RedsWcarAcin-22110414621111583303595646311200.268.358.365.72315126486.294.097.295.33011.529.470.820.62138.0023.42
1978Tampa TarponsFSLA+cin-of231334977914116168442812554924300.284.355.429.78421340561.300.145.288.3559.808.730.891.4362.1328.37
1979Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-of24104369709712121151352483933200.263.351.450.80116635425.268.187.407.35711.299.180.812.5933.5536.08
1979Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-of24309891802052181511100.184.250.224.474222109.214.040.133.2247.3413.761.880.000.0011.11
1979Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1344677911512141156373565444300.246.330.403.73318837534.257.157.349.33010.4910.110.962.0642.4532.17
1980Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-of25130468631181175372410454235300.252.320.338.65815823524.267.086.212.3028.598.020.930.9593.6019.49
1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin572563100000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1981Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-of2612745369130146342268554314210.287.364.364.72816523515.311.077.238.33810.688.350.780.58151.0017.69
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20of2685011001001100000.200.333.400.733216.250.200.400.33916.6716.671.000.000.00100.00
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20of27113407611092354311812414022017.268.338.378.71615432452.289.110.226.3259.078.850.980.88101.7529.36
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20,21of2814650277131236933411268601121211.261.350.384.73419338584.281.123.317.33411.6410.270.881.5455.7829.01
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20of291173364478847292113515024432.232.333.342.67511519397.251.110.286.31012.8512.590.981.7648.0024.36
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20of30145453821151973333513613112333.254.342.347.68915729520.265.093.276.31311.735.960.510.58151.0025.22
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20of311454247011022615471811365601123.259.317.446.76318943462.268.187.288.3357.7912.121.563.2528.2739.09
1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-of32176210172108504601100.274.313.339.65221368.298.065.210.2905.888.821.500.000.0017.65
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn20of321012143854140419109243301032.252.328.374.7028018239.282.122.238.30910.0413.811.381.6753.5033.33
1988Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-of3317686151105059800100.221.308.265.57318278.246.044.103.27011.5410.260.890.000.0013.33
1988Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-of33187010152003114701000.214.257.243.50017275.238.029.086.2325.339.331.750.000.0013.33
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         351381630310816131501100.217.283.254.537354153.242.037.094.2518.509.801.150.000.0013.33
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin9of332351391002224900000.176.236.196.43210155.214.020.098.2067.2716.362.250.000.0011.11
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter804239537660711128421951457228628062291428.253.333.376.7099001812718.271.123.272.00010.5210.300.981.5557.0229.82
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter75327304297218756322521794830130413301510.264.338.372.71010161753089.286.108.266.0009.749.841.011.0485.3124.27
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter322115116129829168955820116113512710.259.328.333.661383531291.280.074.208.0008.998.750.970.62143.8817.79
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1214377611213131156357574733300.256.344.421.76518437503.264.165.359.00011.339.340.822.1939.7333.04
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1334977914116168442812554924300.284.355.429.78421340561.300.145.288.0009.808.730.891.4362.1328.37
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter110414621111583303595646311200.268.358.365.72315126486.294.097.295.00011.529.470.820.62138.0023.42
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter672315159143227230174900000.255.306.368.6748519248.317.113.286.0006.8519.762.880.81115.5032.20
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter70321813385539728381761356326224762191126.254.334.376.7108201632479.270.122.276.00010.579.960.941.5357.3929.48
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1012143854140419109243301032.252.328.374.7028018239.282.122.238.00010.0413.811.381.6753.5033.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games162483761222268392915585614236.253.333.376.70918136548.271.123.272.00010.5210.300.981.5557.0229.82
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625879215519127543910656536300.264.338.372.71021938665.286.108.266.0009.749.841.011.0485.3124.27

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin23OF129--283763296290.9802.25------13397.096.3
1979Nashville Sounds SouAAcin24OF100--259951273268.9822.68------10496.269.4
1979Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin24OF25--4922-5351.9622.04------3083.318.4
1980Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin25OF129--363671376369.9812.86------13099.295.6
1981Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin26OF121--2281242244240.9841.98------12795.389.0
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26OF4--2---221.0000.50------850.03.7
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27OF107--215831226223.9872.08------11394.766.0
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28OF139--39294-405401.9902.88------14695.285.8
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29OF108--285854298293.9832.71------11792.366.7
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30OF135--3401263358352.9832.61------14593.183.9
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31OF127--29263-301298.9902.35------14587.678.4
1987Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn32OF16--38---38381.0002.38------1794.111.1
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32OF84--135-1-136135.9931.61------10183.251.9
1988Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin33OF12--31---31311.0002.58------1770.68.4
1988Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin33OF18--512-253531.0002.94------18100.012.7
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33OF15--2911-3130.9682.00------2365.29.3
MLB Totals for OF - 8 season(s)-   OF719--16904423817571734.9872.41------7190.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF309--72922135764751.9832.43------3090.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF112--290951304299.9842.67------1120.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF129--283763296290.9802.25------1290.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin23---------129-
1979Nashville Sounds SouAAcin24---------100-
1979Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin24---------25-
1980Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin25---------129-
1981Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin26---------121-
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26---------4-
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27---------107-
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28---------139-
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29---------108-
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30---------135-
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31---------127-
1987Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn32---------16-
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32---------84-
1988Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin33---------12-
1988Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin33---------18-
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33---------15-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987San Francisco GiantsChamp. SeriesMLB3267010000000300000.143.143.143.286107.250.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs67010000000300000.143.143.143.286107.250.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1984National League Player of the Week (April 2-April 8)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1988-08-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1988-07-31Released by Reds. 
1988-02-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-01-08TradeTraded by Reds to Giants for Mike Villa, Timber Mead and Frank Williams. 
* 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
1985Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll30300,000-3331245370,78060,000300,000
1986Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll31350,000-3091256386,34760,000650,000
1987San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll32490,000-2111071++344,90660,0001,140,000
1988Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll3362,500-60438-392,10762,5001,202,500
* 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