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Erik HiljusTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2003 MLB Years: 1999-2002
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PositionsP-317Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameErik Kristian Hiljus
Height6-5Weight230BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 25,1972 [45.152]PlacePanorama City,California
High SchoolCanyon (Canyon Country,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 4th round (121st overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1999 [26.259]
OrganizationsNYN [5] DET [3] OAK [3] SLN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID906Retrosheet IDhilje001MLBAM ID150195
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts68Walks40Hittable56SO/BB50vsPower56Hitting0Durability62Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1991Gulf Coast MetsGCLRknyn-ST18234.26990110038.0312718137385001.797.340.248.769.001.03.400-
1992Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-ST19365.0912111001070.2664940540637001.508.410.645.098.021.58.333-
1993Capital City BombersSALAnyn43ST207104.32272701000145.21147670811115717001.547.040.496.869.701.41.412-
1994St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-ST2111103.98262603100160.2159857189014010801.558.910.455.047.841.56.524-
1995St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn19ST22842.99171700000111.08546374509810601.216.870.324.047.921.96.667-
1995Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-ST22245.8610100000055.0603836832404201.669.761.305.206.511.25.333-
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01083.94272700000166.21458473128213814801.367.830.654.437.451.68.556-
1996Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ST23356.1110100000045.2623731630214002.0112.221.185.914.140.70.375-
1998Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet40Rel25233.70420420017265.2493127735854001.286.720.964.8011.652.43.400-
1999Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-Rel26002.2530300104.04110090001.009.00----20.250.00--
1999Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet44Rel26101.0410010003017.054215281100.582.600.522.6014.545.601.000-
1999Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet48Rel26234.4033033009559.0493129516735001.107.430.762.4311.074.56.400-
1999Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--Rel0333.57460460013580.25836326211106100.986.470.672.3412.275.24.500-
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet35Rel26004.1560600008.27542510001.387.272.085.191.040.20-7.63
2000Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet40Rel27533.44460460015270.2673327320813001.238.530.382.5510.324.05.625-
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet35Rel27007.3630300203.25331120001.6412.272.452.454.912.00-6.41
2001Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak37ST28853.63151503100101.279464118261082001.036.991.592.309.564.15.615-
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37S/R28503.4116115003066.0702925721672101.389.550.952.869.143.191.0003.35
2002Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak37S/R29137.65963000037.2543232315302001.8312.900.723.587.172.00.250-
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37ST29336.50990000045.25236331121291001.6010.252.174.145.721.38.5006.20
2003Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak37ST301084.76252501100147.0150887820461106001.339.161.222.816.722.39.556-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter834.723420140050122.013473652148993101.479.731.523.487.192.06.7271.77
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter65674.30294156138944691126.01034624540975531081801701.408.230.774.408.601.95.492-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter26224.47128468242247414.23992302074912340218001.258.621.062.668.683.27.542-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8124.7072205200202182.0176110962210217413301.518.611.084.998.511.71.400-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter19143.55464333110275.124813210912140247201401.418.090.394.578.051.76.576-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7104.32272701000145.21147670811115717001.547.040.496.869.701.41.412-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter594.80212011110108.297765867710112001.608.030.506.388.371.31.357-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter834.67252050030111.212265581842963101.479.831.453.397.742.29.727-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter005.11909002011.012873630001.468.762.194.382.190.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1454.726035250090220.023813011537851765201.479.731.523.487.192.06.7371.77
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13134.305730272192220.02011211051910821016301.408.230.774.408.601.95.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Gulf Coast MetsGCLRknyn-p1892000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1995Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-p221011110001001202000.091.167.091.2581014.111.000.091.1357.1414.292.000.000.000.00
1996Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p231010230011001400000.300.364.600.9646111.400.300.400.4099.0936.364.009.0910.0033.33
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2923340012002602000.174.240.304.5447127.188.130.217.0007.4122.223.003.7023.0025.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2021340012002602000.190.261.333.5947125.214.143.238.0008.0024.003.004.0021.0025.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter92000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162128172200611001134011000.174.240.304.544396151.188.130.217.0007.4122.223.003.7023.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn18P9--396-1812.6671.33------9100.015.3
1992Kingsport Mets AppRknyn19P12--511211816.8891.33------12100.019.4
1993Capital City Bombers SALAnyn20P27--126141918.9470.67------27100.019.1
1994St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn21P26--9242-3533.9431.27------26100.019.1
1995St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn22P17--5112-1816.8890.94------17100.012.7
1995Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn22P10--661-1312.9231.20------10100.07.0
1996Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln23P10--23-1551.0000.50------10100.07.1
1998Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet25P42--64--10101.0000.24------42100.030.0
1999Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det26P3---------------3100.02.2
1999Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet26P10--23--551.0000.50------10100.07.1
1999Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26P33--331176.8570.18------33100.022.9
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P6-8-1--111.0000.170.13-----6100.03.7
2000Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet27P46---11-21.5000.02------46100.032.6
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P3-3-------------3100.01.9
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28P16-6614--551.0000.310.08-----16100.09.9
2002Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak29P9--33-1661.0000.67------9100.06.3
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29P9-45351-98.8890.890.18-----9100.05.6
2003Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak30P29--1491-2423.9580.79------25116.023.6
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P34-1224101-1514.9330.410.11-----340.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P117--3517775952.8810.44------1170.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P72--1616113332.9700.44------720.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P46--14354-5349.9251.07------460.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--126141918.9470.67------270.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P21--820813628.7781.33------210.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn189----------
1992Kingsport Mets AppRknyn1912----------
1993Capital City Bombers SALAnyn2027----------
1994St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn2126----------
1995St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn2217----------
1995Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn2210----------
1996Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln2310----------
1998Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet2542----------
1999Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det263----------
1999Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet2610----------
1999Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2633----------
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet266----------
2000Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2746----------
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet273----------
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2816----------
2002Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak299----------
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak299----------
2003Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak3029----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2001Oakland AthleticsDiv SeriesMLB280027.001000.10120020.000.000.0054.000.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs0027.0010100000.3001020006.000.000.0054.000.000.000.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2000-12-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
2000-11-27Released by Tigers. 
1998-03-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1997-08-20Released by Cardinals. 
1996-01-22TradeTraded by Mets with Yudith Orozio and Eric Ludwick to Cardinals for Bernard Gilkey. 
* 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
1999Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26200,000-80732-1,454,491200,000200,000
2000Detroit TigersTeam Payroll27175,000-79535-1,394,248200,000375,000
2001Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll28200,000-77136-1,897,758200,000575,000
2002Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll29237,500-65727282,011,045200,000812,500
* 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