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Eric MiltonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1994-2009 MLB Years: 1998-2009
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-309Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEric Robert Milton
Height6-3Weight220BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 4,1975 [42.264]PlaceState College,Pennsylvania
High SchoolBellefonte (Bellefonte,PA)
CollegeUniversity of Maryland (College Park,MD)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 1st round (20th overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$775,000Signing ScoutsGary YorkService Time9.000 (2006)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-NYA-#6 ... 1998-MLB-#25
MLB DebutApril 5,1998 [22.245]
OrganizationsMIN [6] CIN [3] LAN [1] NYA [1] PHI [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID695Retrosheet IDmilte001MLBAM ID132980
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts49Walks80Hittable48SO/BB78vsPower48Hitting14Durability70Team.501Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994University of MarylandACCNCAA-1S/R18574.2115105300092.01066243022660001.3910.37--2.156.463.00.417-
1995University of MarylandACCNCAA-1ST19155.761091100059.0694238027520001.6210.47--4.107.891.93.167-
1996University of MarylandACCNCAA-1ST20474.2014131410090.08351420171180001.118.30--1.7011.806.94.364-
1997Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-ST21833.0914140100093.0783532814954300.997.520.771.359.166.79.727-
1997Norwich NavigatorsEastAAnya-ST21633.1314140100077.2592927236673401.226.840.234.177.761.86.667-
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01463.11282802000170.1137645910501627701.097.210.532.638.533.24.700-
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin41ST228145.64323201000172.019511310825701071021.5410.181.313.665.591.53.3645.04
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin41ST237114.49343404200206.019011110328631632031.238.291.222.757.112.59.3894.28
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21ST2413104.86333300000200.020512310835441605071.259.231.581.987.203.64.5654.57
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21ST251574.32353412100220.222210910635611572051.289.051.432.496.402.57.6824.59
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21ST261394.84292902100171.0173969224301214031.199.111.261.586.374.03.5913.95
2003Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-ST27000.0011000002.01000220001.504.50--9.009.001.00--
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21ST27102.65330000017.015552170000.947.941.060.533.717.001.0003.91
2004Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi21ST281464.75343400000201.019611010643751613011.358.781.933.367.212.15.7005.36
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22ST298156.47343400000186.023714113440521238071.5511.451.932.515.942.37.3485.44
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22ST30885.19262600000152.216394882942902051.349.611.712.485.312.14.5005.36
2007Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22ST31045.17660000031.039211849182001.5311.201.152.595.172.00.0004.61
2009Inland Empire 66ersCalifA+lan-ST33100.0011000005.04000130000.946.75--1.695.063.001.000-
2009Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan22ST33322.83770000035.029121136271001.007.460.771.546.944.50.600-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0422.45880000040.033121137301000.997.360.671.566.694.29.667-
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28ST33213.80550000023.230121026200021.5211.410.762.287.613.33.6673.52
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter89854.99271270194001580.016659358782674531127290351.349.471.522.586.412.49.5111.69
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1882.95373702000212.0171767013591948701.087.210.552.498.183.29.692-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter322.83770000035.029121136271001.007.460.771.546.944.50.600-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter633.1314140100077.2592927236673401.226.840.234.177.761.86.667-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter932.86161601000100.28335328171004300.997.420.721.528.945.88.750-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10194.59393278100241.02581551230662360001.349.62--2.468.803.58.345-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter57514.7616616519400986.01000557522149269715140201.299.121.362.456.522.66.528-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16275.83666600000369.043925624073103231120121.4610.671.772.505.612.24.372-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1464.75343400000201.019611010643751613011.358.781.933.367.212.15.700-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter213.80550000023.230121026200021.5211.410.762.287.613.33.667-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12124.99383801100220.023113012237631574051.349.471.522.586.412.49.5001.69
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1982.95383802000220.0176787213612008701.087.210.552.498.183.29.704-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995University of MarylandACCNCAA-1p1948130203712121753172600000.285.367.438.8055715147.343.153.300.35911.5617.691.531.3665.0040.54
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin41p2239040001000400000.444.444.444.888409.800.000.000.3990.0044.440.000.000.000.00
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin41p2312000000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.24133.3333.331.000.000.000.00
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21p2422000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21p2512100000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21p2625020001000100000.400.400.400.800205.500.000.000.3570.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2004Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi21p28336541010050042905100.154.200.169.36911175.270.015.077.1735.3338.677.250.000.0010.00
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22p2934567810240032505000.143.186.268.45415364.207.125.179.2014.6939.068.333.1328.0037.50
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22p30274981131030022406101.224.250.327.57716458.423.103.143.2493.4541.3812.000.000.0036.36
2007Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22p3167010002000202000.143.143.143.286109.200.000.000.1280.0022.220.000.000.000.00
2009Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan22p3376022005000306000.333.333.6671.0004212.667.334.333.4190.0025.000.000.000.00100.00
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28p3368000000000312000.000.111.000.1110011.000.000.000.0820.0027.270.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter115205203651216001090120201.176.216.239.455498238.296.063.112.0004.2037.829.000.84102.5022.22
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter76022005000306000.333.333.6671.0004212.667.334.333.0000.0025.000.000.000.00100.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter76022005000306000.333.333.6671.0004212.667.334.333.0000.0025.000.000.000.00100.00
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter48130203712121753172600000.285.367.438.8055715147.343.153.300.00011.5617.691.531.3665.0040.54
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter671121520412900551013101.179.212.286.498327131.300.107.152.0003.8238.9310.201.5356.0035.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter336541010050042905100.154.200.169.36911175.270.015.077.0005.3338.677.250.000.0010.00
Minnesota Twins Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter920160002001700000.300.333.300.6336021.462.000.050.0004.7633.337.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter68000000000312000.000.111.000.1110011.000.000.000.0000.0027.270.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622892851713230014127128301.176.216.239.4556911335.296.063.112.0004.2037.829.000.84102.5022.22
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621390464600116000690139000.333.333.6671.0009346278.667.334.333.0000.0025.000.000.000.00100.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1997Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya21P14--610-116161.0001.14------14100.010.3
1997Norwich Navigators EastAAnya21P14--2131-1615.9381.07------14100.09.9
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22P32-172820-128281.0000.880.16-----32100.019.8
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23P34-206816312724.8890.710.12-----34100.021.3
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24P33-2007151-2322.9570.670.11-----33100.020.4
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25P35-220713-120201.0000.570.09-----35100.021.6
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26P30-171512111817.9440.570.10-----29103.418.6
2003Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min27P1---------------1100.00.7
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27P3317-------------3100.01.9
2004Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28P3434201423--27271.0000.790.13-----34100.021.0
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29P3434186317--20201.0000.590.11-----34100.021.0
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30P2626152519-124241.0000.920.16-----2796.316.0
2007Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31P6631-6--661.0001.000.19-----6100.03.7
2009Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+lan33P1---1-1111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2009Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan33P7--210-112121.0001.71------7100.04.9
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33P5523-4--441.0000.800.17-----683.33.1
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P27210815794714555197192.9750.710.12-----2720.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--210-112121.0001.71------70.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--2131-1615.9381.07------140.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P16--611-217171.0001.06------160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1997Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya2114----------
1997Norwich Navigators EastAAnya2114----------
1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2232----------
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2334----------
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2433----------
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2535----------
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2630----------
2003Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min271----------
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin273----------
2004Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2834----------
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2934----------
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3026----------
2007Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin316----------
2009Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+lan331----------
2009Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan337----------
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan335----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2002Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB26102.5711000007.06221130001.007.711.291.293.863.002.571.000
2002Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB26001.5011000006.05111240001.177.501.503.006.002.001.50.000
2003Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB27000.0010100003.12000020000.655.400.000.005.4000.00.000
2006Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30115.17440000015.215993519101.328.621.722.8710.913.805.17.500
2007Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31016.59440000013.2231210336001.9715.151.981.983.952.007.90.000
2009Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB33000.00000000227.02510200100.938.330.670.000.0000.33.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs123.04880000256.36322198825201.2610.071.281.283.993.133.51.333
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs101.74211000010.3822115000.876.970.870.874.355.001.741.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs001.5011000006.0511124001.177.501.503.006.002.001.50.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3024000000000000000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3121000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2009Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3323010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs68010000000200000.125.125.125.250108.167.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2012University of Maryland TerrapinsACCNCAACollege-36Assistant Coach301020.33314.05Erik Bakich
* 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 [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1999American League Player of the Week (September 6-September 12)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-07-20InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2009-07-05InjuredDisabled -- Strained back 
2009-06-27InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-06-07InjuredDisabled -- Back tightness 
2009-02-10ContractSigned by Dodgers to minor league contract 
2008-07-11ContractSigned by Yankees to Minor League Contract 
2007-07-19InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2007-05-09InjuredDisabled -- Elbow 
2007-04-08InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-05-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-04-24InjuredDisabled -- - 
2004-12-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
2004-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-12-03TradeTraded by Twins to Phillies for Bobby Korecky, Nick Punto and Carlos Silva. 
2003-09-14InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-03-13InjuredDisabled -- - 
2002-09-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-08-07InjuredDisabled -- injured left knee 
1998-02-06TradeTraded by Yankees with ??, Cristian Guzman, Brian Buchanan and Cash to Twins for Chuck Knoblauch. 
1996-09-07Contractsigned 
* 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
1996New York Yankees-20775,000-------775,000Signing Bonus out of 1996 Draft (1st round - 20th overall)
1998Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll22170,000-81227-1,276,192170,000945,000
1999Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll23240,000-64415291,454,491200,0001,185,000
2000Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll24285,000-57213371,394,248200,0001,470,000
2001Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll252,150,000-280570++1,897,758200,0003,620,000
2002Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll264,000,000-178380++2,011,045200,0007,620,000
2003Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll276,000,000-112486++2,163,527300,00013,620,000
2004Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll289,000,000-47495++2,070,100300,00022,620,000
2005Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll295,333,333-135486++2,189,055300,00027,953,333
2006Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll309,833,333959293++2,365,072327,00037,786,666
2007Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll3110,333,333-56294++2,459,737380,00048,119,999
2009Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll33400,000-72429-2,746,792400,00048,519,999
* 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