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Bobby HillTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1997-2011 MLB Years: 2002-2005
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

Positions2B-454, SS-131, 3B-68Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Robert Hill
Height5-10Weight170BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateApril 3,1978 [40.136]PlaceSan Jose,California
High SchoolLeland (San Jose,CA)
CollegeUniversity of Miami (Miami,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (43rd overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (66th overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 5th round (145th overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,425,000Signing ScoutsJoe Housey
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-CHN-#8 ... 2002-MLB-#48 ... 2002-CHN-#5
MLB DebutSeptember 7,2002 [24.157]
OrganizationsCHN [3] PIT [3] SDN [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID5676Retrosheet IDhillb001MLBAM ID407930
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Player Notes:   Member of the 1998 United States National Baseball team
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed49Power43Contact60XBH38RBIs35Runs49Hitting64Durability61Team.505Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997University of MiamiIndyNCAANCAA-12b-3b196824776721414494113464000000.291.403.405.80810019293.335.114.413.36815.7013.650.871.3761.7526.39
1998University of MiamiIndyNCAANCAA-12b-3b2063240879717012594611474500000.404.502.6251.12715029287.464.221.563.48816.3815.680.964.1820.0029.90
1999University of MiamiIndyNCAANCAA-12b-3b2163215778414310305215733100000.391.545.6231.16813427288.425.232.744.50725.3510.760.423.4721.5032.14
2001Arizona CubsArizRkchn-2b2339120001102300000.222.364.222.5862011.333.000.333.28918.1827.271.500.000.000.00
2001West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn172b2357209306381321208323921217.301.396.392.7888212246.355.091.301.35213.0115.851.221.2269.6719.05
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         60218316581322218344221217.298.395.385.7808412257.354.087.303.35013.2316.341.241.1772.6718.46
2002Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn172b249235480992338392954966113207.280.382.429.81115234419.323.149.356.36111.6915.751.351.9144.2534.34
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn172b245919026487242061174244040.253.327.374.7017113215.306.121.237.3067.9119.532.471.8647.5027.08
2003Nashville SoundsPCLAAApit-2b2517665112114128801002.167.257.273.53018475.175.106.212.24310.6710.671.001.3366.0036.36
2003Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn172b25923615310423464087376583205.288.365.424.78915333411.336.136.241.3499.0015.821.761.4660.1731.73
2003Totals for PCL-PCL         1094275811525574499457384207.269.349.400.74917137486.309.131.237.3329.2615.021.621.4461.0032.17
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn172b2554010000001200001.250.400.250.650105.500.000.250.31920.0040.002.000.000.000.00
2003Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit172b2513110000001000000.333.500.333.833104.333.000.333.39925.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Totals for NL-NL         67120000002200001.286.444.286.730209.400.000.286.35522.2222.221.000.000.000.00
2004Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit172b-3b261262332862722270320391211212.266.353.339.6927911267.311.073.146.3137.4914.611.950.75116.5017.74
2005Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit-2b-3b27351161528400520142933105.241.336.276.612324137.318.035.172.28710.2221.172.070.000.0014.29
2005Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit173b2758931225600110091720103.269.343.333.676316105.325.064.161.3078.5716.191.890.000.0024.00
2006Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn172b28963095587230433014867122205.282.396.395.79112227373.346.113.265.35812.8717.961.401.0777.2531.03
2008Newark BearsAtlInd--30100362788622133521806398207.238.386.329.71511926461.279.091.315.33617.3513.670.790.65120.6730.23
2009Newark BearsAtlInd--3124831722600940151663100.265.410.337.747286108.324.072.301.35113.8914.811.070.000.0027.27
2010Chico OutlawsGoldInd-173278293539013043691505384108.307.420.392.81211517356.363.085.283.37214.0414.891.061.1273.2518.89
2011Chico OutlawsNAMLInd--336323464721532386045381102016.308.438.423.8619920292.357.115.333.38915.4113.010.840.68117.0027.78
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2495236713720465864481001852616.262.343.350.69318330596.313.088.184.0008.0516.782.081.0187.1721.90
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter392142423939483922143612319027736139131.277.374.394.7685611141672.328.117.277.00011.3616.571.461.3264.7328.93
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter332120620832975819121401515623534127024.273.370.396.7664771021415.323.123.273.00011.0216.611.511.3463.4731.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter57209306381321208323921217.301.396.392.7888212246.355.091.301.00013.0115.851.221.2269.6719.05
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter39120001102300000.222.364.222.5862011.333.000.333.00018.1827.271.500.000.000.00
Ind Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter265972212270564911821219017034156031.278.411.371.782361691217.327.093.309.00015.6113.970.890.74108.0025.56
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter194702240253454261381393916611600000.360.483.5471.03038475868.405.187.566.00019.1213.360.703.0027.0029.64
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18532941881322380330561412215.267.352.337.68911117376.315.070.152.0007.9814.891.870.53164.5019.32
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6419426497242061184444041.253.329.371.7007213220.308.118.237.0008.1820.002.441.8248.5026.53
Average MLB - Per 162 games16234044891334384331651231410.262.343.350.69311920388.313.088.184.0008.0516.782.081.0187.1721.90
Average Minor - Per 162 games162588991633449592510791141554013.277.374.394.76823247691.328.117.277.00011.3616.571.461.3264.7328.93

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2000Newark Bears AtlIndy-22SS128--1852963857519481.9273.76------1280.091.4
2001Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn232B2--56-411111.0005.50------366.73.6
2001West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn232B54--98118628222216.9734.00------5794.738.8
2001West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn23SS1--3---331.0003.00------571.80.7
2002Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn242B91--170245667421415.9864.56------9298.963.2
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn242B55-41996117231215213.9913.870.51-----5993.234.0
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24SS1-2--1-1---------591.70.6
2003Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn252B87--187194952390381.9774.38------9294.661.3
2003Nashville Sounds PCLAAApit252B16--3737-774741.0004.63------1794.111.2
2003Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn253B6--452-119.8181.50------926.54.2
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn252B2-51---111.0000.500.20-----540.01.2
2003Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit252B1-6-2--221.0002.000.33-----1100.00.6
2004Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit262B40312557089122160159.9943.980.62-----12631.724.8
2004Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263B25191591024123534.9711.360.21-----12619.815.5
2005Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit272B19--2535-960601.0003.16------3554.313.2
2005Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit273B13--413632317.7391.31------3537.19.0
2005Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit27SS1---1--111.0001.00------352.90.7
2005Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273B24141471032144342.9771.750.29-----5841.414.8
2005Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit272B1----1-1---------581.70.6
2006Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn282B86--163245864416408.9814.74------9689.659.7
Ind Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS128--1852963857519481.9273.76------1280.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B9931685167208453379375.9893.790.55-----990.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B49333062056267876.9741.550.25-----490.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1-2--1-1---------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B299--5827562319913611338.9834.47------2990.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B19--818833426.7651.37------190.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B54--98118628222216.9734.00------540.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--56-411111.0005.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2000Newark Bears AtlInd-22----128------
2001Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn23---2-------
2001West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn23---541------
2002Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24---91-------
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24---551------
2003Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn25---87-6-----
2003Nashville Sounds PCLAAApit25---16-------
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25---2-------
2003Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25---1-------
2004Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26---40-25-----
2005Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit27---19113-----
2005Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27---1-24-----
2006Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn28---86-------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor233411323393311077201523302.345.442.451.893517141.380.106.28314.1810.640.750.71113.0017.95
2006San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB281013231006005001200.231.400.308.7084121.200.077.46223.810.000.000.000.0033.33
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs3411323393311077201523302.345.442.451.893517141.380.106.28314.1810.640.750.71113.0017.95
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs1013231006005001200.231.400.308.7084121.200.077.46223.810.000.000.000.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2015Mission CollegeNCAANCAACollege-37Manager22148.636--0 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
19983rd Team College All-American (SS)1
19993rd Team College All-American (SS) ... College World Series All-Tournament Team (SS)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2006-03-15Released by Padres 
2005-11-21TradeTraded by Pirates to Padres for a player to be named later 
2003-08-15TradeTraded by Cubs to Pirates completing trade in which Pirates sent 3B Aramis Ramirez and OF Kenny Lofton to Cubs for SS Jose Hernandez RHP Matt Bruback and a player to be named (July 22 2003) 
2000-12-19Contractsigned 
2000-04-01ContractSigned by independent Newark (Atlantic) 
* 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
2000Chicago Cubs-221,425,000-------1,425,000Signing Bonus out of 2000 Draft (2nd round - 43rd overall)
2002Chicago CubsTeam Payroll24200,000-75740-2,011,045200,0001,625,000
2003Chicago CubsTeam Payroll25300,000-70338-2,163,527300,0001,925,000
2003Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll25300,000-70341-2,163,527300,0001,925,000
2004Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26315,000-66420262,070,100300,0002,240,000
2005Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll27326,000-66325272,189,055300,0002,566,000
* 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