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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph Anthony Hicks
Stat Years
1978-1987
Height/Weight
6-3 / 215
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
1B (727) ... OF (13) ... C (1)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
High School
John Marshall (Indianapolis,IN)
Colleges
Florida State University (Tallahassee, Florida)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #1 (#14 overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [8] NYA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 82184
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1978Geneva CubsNYPLA-chn-201b171291629420657471454330400.323.414.485.89934314131.337.162.36013.1212.540.9658.21.4633.0
    1978Pompano Beach CubsFSLA+chn-201b12572817310600131200000.236.353.306.65985224.250.070.28315.2914.120.920.00.0023.5
    1979Quad Cities CubsMidwAchn-211b2132461781382351374246757745500.299.398.456.85455021041.358.157.33213.6414.001.0335.52.3629.7
    1980Midland CubsTexAAchn-221b312242578123193248766617744700.289.378.518.89650122046.372.229.29912.1815.371.2617.74.7937.4
    1981Iowa OaksAmerAAAchn-231b41253634787161165034538748230.240.341.421.76243015333.325.181.27112.3320.231.6422.73.7237.9
    1982Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-241b5662442976192105242186801310.311.355.529.88426612931.299.218.3916.7725.563.7824.43.7640.8
    1983Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-251b-of678244345812292973298004230.238.316.414.73027910123.311.176.31210.3928.672.7627.13.2339.7
    1984Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-261b71364518712020437901165215531320.266.344.574.91851025961.435.308.31710.2030.392.9812.27.2550.8
    1986Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-281b811535948801821860155513020260.223.328.435.76341815638.354.212.29113.1631.102.3619.94.3147.5
    1987Prince William YankeesCaroA+nya-291b973180204590103011355920210.250.374.467.8412198419.411.217.31015.9826.941.6918.04.5742.2
    1987Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-291b927781022401510232700000.282.446.372.818101295.397.090.42022.7726.731.1778.00.9922.7
    Minor League Totals9703168501860163261435576534459815222330160.271.365.475.84037021504332.358.204.32012.4022.021.7822.13.8638.6
    Minor: A- Totals71291629420657471454330400.323.414.485.89934314131.337.162.36013.1212.540.9658.21.4633.0
    Minor: A Totals132461781382351374246757745500.299.398.456.85455021041.358.157.33213.6414.001.0335.52.3629.7
    Minor: A+ Totals982522862121103611487120210.246.368.421.78930410623.365.175.30115.7923.361.4825.23.2937.1
    Minor: AA Totals149503881452332592768410444700.288.390.495.88560224951.376.207.31513.9517.281.2420.14.1535.2
    Minor: AAA Totals5201661245421851190281262020752091412150.253.337.480.8171903798186.355.227.31110.8827.332.5118.54.7344.2
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Geneva CubsNYPLA-201B7100.0635401249687675.9839.500.00100.0100.01
    1978Pompano Beach CubsFSLA+201B2300.02089310220217.9869.400.0016.392.03
    1979Quad Cities CubsMidwA21C100.01100221.0002.000.000.80.84
    1979Quad Cities CubsMidwA211B13000.0118078269712841258.9809.700.0097.798.51
    1980Midland CubsTexAA221B11000.0959681211010391027.9889.300.0080.990.21
    1981Iowa OaksAmerAAA231B11800.09304712101989977.9888.300.0087.494.41
    1981Iowa OaksAmerAAA23OF200.04000441.0002.000.001.51.69
    1982Iowa CubsAmerAAA241B2100.016511213178176.9898.400.0015.631.82
    1983Iowa CubsAmerAAA251B1400.010710212119117.9838.400.0010.317.92
    1983Iowa CubsAmerAAA25OF1100.0711098.8890.700.008.114.16
    1984Iowa CubsAmerAAA261B13200.01123101178912411224.9869.300.0085.797.11
    1986Iowa CubsAmerAAA281B10000.080248962859850.9908.500.0070.487.01
    1987Prince William YankeesCaroA+291B400.02020222221.0005.500.002.95.52
    1987Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAA291B400.0204232624.9236.000.002.914.83
    AAA Totals - (1B)3850031272174227733863344.9888.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1300111101312.9230.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)11400979721411310651051.9879.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)270022811312242239.9888.900.000.00.00
    A Totals - (C)1001100221.0002.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (1B)13000118078269712841258.9809.700.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (1B)7100635401249687675.9839.500.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1978Minor--94--------
    1979Minor-1130--------
    1980Minor--110--------
    1981Minor--118------2-
    1982Minor--21--------
    1983Minor--14------11-
    1984Minor--132--------
    1986Minor--100--------
    1987Minor--8--------
    Totals-1727------13-