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John MilnerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1982 MLB Years: 1971-1982
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Drafted
World Series Champion

Positions1B-547, OF-440Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn David Milner
Height6-0Weight185BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 28,1949PlaceAtlanta,Georgia
Death DateJanuary 4,2000 [50.007]
High SchoolSouth Fulton (East Point,GA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 14th round (301st overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 15,1971 [21.261]
OrganizationsNYN [10] PIT [5] MON [2] Awards2Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID15458Retrosheet IDmilnj101MLBAM ID119159
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed53Power78Contact70XBH78RBIs78Runs47Hitting51Durability48Team.511Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968MarionAppRk-18672345175181128000000000.321.321.419.7409820234.318.098.098.3340.000.000.000.43234.0026.67
1969Pom. BeachFSLA+-191765122332318000000000.354.354.600.95439865.323.246.246.4240.000.000.004.6221.6734.78
1969VisaliaCalifA+-19111393901282041563000000000.326.326.511.83720139393.299.185.186.3750.000.000.003.8226.2030.47
1969Totals for A+-A+         1284581021512361881000000000.330.330.524.85424047458.302.194.194.3820.000.000.003.9325.4431.13
1970MemphisTexAA-20136461981371982071000000000.297.297.503.80023247461.265.206.206.3510.000.000.004.3423.0534.31
1971TidewaterILAAA-21133497821442751987000000000.290.290.479.76923851497.262.189.189.3450.000.000.003.8226.1635.42
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn28of21918131001000300000.167.167.222.3894118.200.055.056.1750.0016.670.000.000.0033.33
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn28of221173625286122173821517455018.238.340.423.76315331423.255.185.329.35212.0617.491.454.0221.2936.05
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn281b23129451691081232372116284105615.239.329.432.76119538519.244.193.330.34111.9516.181.354.4319.6135.19
1974New York MetsNLMLBnyn281b241375077012819020631026677003918.252.337.408.74520739576.262.156.302.33911.4613.371.173.4725.3530.47
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn28of-1b2591220244211072911332220045.191.302.336.6387418255.183.145.295.29612.948.630.672.7531.4342.86
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn28of26127443561202541578076553003112.271.362.447.80919844511.278.176.307.37312.7210.370.822.9429.5336.67
1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn281b271313884399203125762615500479.255.353.415.76816135453.268.160.327.33913.4712.140.902.6532.3335.35
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34of28108295398017063850342500466.271.342.390.73211523333.276.119.251.32810.217.510.741.8049.1728.75
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34of-1b29128326529094166035533710665.276.373.475.84815529386.265.199.356.37113.739.590.704.1520.3832.22
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit341b3011423831586083422522901125.244.378.370.7488814292.248.126.345.34717.819.930.562.7429.7524.14
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34of-1b3134596141029005301102.237.292.356.64821366.218.119.203.2987.584.550.603.0329.5021.43
1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon51b31317661850390112600021.237.341.421.76232888.224.184.329.34313.646.820.503.4125.3344.44
1969Totals for NL-NL         651351232605180117901123.237.320.393.7135311154.221.156.274.32211.045.840.533.2527.0034.38
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon51b322628130002004200101.107.212.107.3193033.111.000.143.16812.126.060.500.000.000.00
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit341b323325562028106310010.240.406.560.96614432.200.320.600.41618.759.380.506.2512.5066.67
1981Totals for NL-NL         595369202101010510111.170.308.321.62917465.149.151.358.29315.387.690.503.0826.5044.44
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter12153436455855140161314983122504473107284587.249.344.413.75714202873985.253.164.314.00012.6511.870.943.2926.2333.57
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4641650333507872058267000000000.307.307.490.7978081651650.282.183.182.0000.000.000.003.5228.4532.54
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter133497821442751987000000000.290.290.479.76923851497.262.189.189.0000.000.000.003.8226.1635.42
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter136461981371982071000000000.297.297.503.80023247461.265.206.206.0000.000.000.004.3423.0534.31
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1284581021512361881000000000.330.330.524.85424047458.302.194.194.0000.000.000.003.9325.4431.13
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter672345175181128000000000.321.321.419.7409820234.318.098.098.0000.000.000.000.43234.0026.67
New York Mets Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter74123893155861001294338201433836885152867.245.339.415.7549922062755.253.170.314.00012.2713.361.093.4125.4135.15
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter417943133248354341491171509722121518.263.361.417.778393731109.260.154.317.00013.538.750.653.0727.7429.44
Montreal Expos Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter57104721503110116800122.202.306.337.643358121.191.135.279.00013.226.610.502.4834.6738.10
Average MLB - Per 162 games162458611141921766436763114612.249.344.413.75718938531.253.164.314.00012.6511.870.943.2926.2333.57
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625761161773072093000000000.307.307.490.79728258576.282.183.182.0000.000.000.003.5228.4532.54

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn21OF3--81--991.0003.00------933.31.9
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn22OF91-75416076-173167.9651.840.22-----11777.858.3
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn221B10-85736-979791.0007.900.93-----1178.56.4
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn231B95-83277147966827818.9898.610.98-----12973.659.0
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn23OF29-2473342-3937.9491.280.15-----12922.518.0
1974New York MetsNLMLBnyn241B133--114777710312311224.9949.20------13797.182.1
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn25OF31--6321-6665.9852.10------9134.119.1
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn251B29--20425221231229.9917.90------9131.917.9
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn26OF112--195732205202.9851.80------12788.269.1
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn261B12--442-446461.0003.83------1279.47.4
1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn271B87--67248464724720.9948.28------13166.453.7
1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn27OF22--282113130.9681.36------13116.813.6
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28OF69--1181--1191191.0001.72------10863.942.9
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit281B28--16913315185182.9846.50------10825.917.4
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29OF64--112251119114.9581.78------12850.039.5
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291B48--25518327276273.9895.69------12837.529.6
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit301B70--50232548539534.9917.63------11461.443.2
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30OF11--8-1-98.8890.73------1149.66.8
1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon311B21--16516414185181.9788.62------3167.719.4
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit311B8--481125049.9806.13------3423.57.8
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31OF8--12---12121.0001.50------3423.57.8
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon321B5--232-425251.0005.00------2619.23.1
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit321B1--1--1111.0001.00------333.00.6
MLB Totals for 1B - 11 season(s)-   1B547-91740742873837843994361.9917.974.76-----5470.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 10 season(s)-   OF440-100173726194782763.9761.730.76-----4400.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn21---------3-
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn22--10------91-
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn23--95------29-
1974New York MetsNLMLBnyn24--133--------
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn25--29------31-
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn26--12------112-
1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn27--87------22-
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28--28------69-
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29--48------64-
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30--70------11-
1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31--21--------
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31--8------8-
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32--5--------
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32--1--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB23517230001005300000.176.364.176.5403022.214.000.29422.7313.640.600.000.000.00
1973New York MetsWorld SeriesMLB23727280002005100000.296.406.296.7028032.308.000.18515.633.130.200.000.000.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2939000000002000000.000.182.000.1820011.000.000.22218.180.000.000.000.000.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesWorld SeriesMLB2939231001002000000.333.455.444.8994111.333.111.33318.180.000.000.000.0033.33
1981Montreal ExposDiv SeriesMLB3122010001000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1981Montreal ExposChamp. SeriesMLB3111000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs22010001000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs927230001007400000.111.294.111.4053034.130.000.25920.5911.760.570.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs10364111003007100000.306.419.333.75212143.314.027.22216.282.330.140.000.009.09

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1978National League Player of the Week (June 19-June 25)1
1979National League Player of the Week (April 9-April 15)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1983-03-28Released by Pirates. 
1982-07-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1982-07-06Released by Expos. 
1981-08-20TradeTraded by Pirates to Expos for Willie Montanez. 
1981-01-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1980-10-22Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1977-12-08TradeTraded by Mets with Jon Matlack to Pirates for Ken Henderson, Tom Grieve and Willie Montanez. 
* 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.