John Hicks

Age: 29
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 2" / 230
C/1B

RotoWire News: Hicks is expected to serve as Grayson Greiner's backup at the catcher position while seeing some time at first base next year, Chris McCosky of the Detroit News reports. (12/12/2018)

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SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2011Mariners (A)381482212623.4 %11.5 %.137.333.309.331.446.350118    
2012Mariners (A+)121538158779225.2 %13.6 %.160.341.312.351.472.360112    
2013Mariners (AA)8032744029136.7 %19.0 %.095.284.236.301.331.29685    
2014Mariners (AA)532113292769.5 %19.9 %.122.366.296.362.418.357121    
2014Mariners (AAA)281122132016.3 %21.4 %.099.338.277.330.376.31884    
2015Mariners (AAA)833206393595.3 %22.2 %.117.298.245.282.362.28868    
2015Mariners173401112.9 %52.9 %.031.143.063.091.094.086-56-0.7-6.81.6-0.4
2016Tigers (AA)145417417.4 %16.7 %.122.450.388.426.510.419162    
2016Tigers (AAA)702648384236.4 %22.3 %.183.374.303.356.485.378143    
2016Twins (AAA)93411102.9 %14.7 %.152.259.242.265.394.29685    
2016Tigers1201000.0 %0.0 %.500.500.500.5001.000.621306-0.20.30.20.1
2017Tigers (AAA)522187213551.8 %24.8 %.159.325.269.281.428.31091    
2017Tigers601906252226.8 %26.8 %.173.342.266.326.439.328104-0.20.6-4.10.3
2018Tigers813129353207.1 %26.9 %.142.337.260.312.403.31195-2.3-4.3-5.70.0
2019THE BAT9740612434336.5 %26.5 %.151.307.242.296.394.29987    
2019ATC9334610383916.4 %26.0 %.153.323.255.307.408.31094    
2019Depth Charts9941711424635.8 %26.1 %.140.315.248.295.388.29685-0.5-8.1-8.5-0.3
2019Steamer763178323525.8 %26.1 %.140.315.248.295.388.29685-0.4-6.1-7.4-0.3
Total- - -15953815625536.7 %28.4 %.147.331.251.304.398.30489-3.4-10.2-8.1-0.1

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2011Mariners (A)38139148433092221265017130323.309
2012Mariners (A+)1215065381581093221587792827331011228.312
2013Mariners (AA)80296327705114144029220626218134.236
2014Mariners (AA)5318921156411023292720042011663.296
2014Mariners (AAA)28101112282321213207024220310.277
2015Mariners (AAA)8329832073511516393517071041692.245
2015Mariners17323421100111018001011.063
2016Tigers (AA)144954191611174409010210.388
2016Tigers (AAA)7024126473452008384217059303331.303
2016Twins (AAA)933348520111105000200.242
2016Tigers1221010010000000000.500
2017Tigers (AAA)522082185638101721354054141753.269
2017Tigers6017319046281206252213051310521.266
2018Tigers8128831275531219353222084011901.260
2019THE BAT973734069059181124343260108321731.242
2019ATC93319346815416110383922090220811.255
2019Depth Charts993854179564191114246240109332 31.248
2019Steamer7629331773491418323518083221 21.248
Total- - -159495538124822611562553601533221433.251

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2011Mariners (A)3.4 %11.5 %0.29.309.331.446.777.1375.3.333  -0.9203.2.350118
2012Mariners (A+)5.2 %13.6 %0.38.312.351.472.824.1605.8.341  0.6839.0.360112
2013Mariners (AA)6.7 %19.0 %0.35.236.301.331.632.0955.9.284  0.830-5.2.29685
2014Mariners (AA)9.5 %19.9 %0.48.296.362.418.780.1225.8.366  0.0295.1.357121
2014Mariners (AAA)6.3 %21.4 %0.29.277.330.376.707.0995.2.338  0.212-2.3.31884
2015Mariners (AAA)5.3 %22.2 %0.24.245.282.362.645.1175.6.298  0.827-12.8.28868
2015Mariners2.9 %52.9 %0.06.063.091.094.185.0314.4.143-0.60.1-0.2-2-6.2.086-56
2015Average7.7 %20.4 %0.38.254.317.405.721.1504.8.299     .313 
2016Tigers (AA)7.4 %16.7 %0.44.388.426.510.936.1226.3.450  0.2103.9.419162
2016Tigers (AAA)6.4 %22.3 %0.29.303.356.485.842.1833.6.374  0.14012.2.378143
2016Twins (AAA)2.9 %14.7 %0.20.242.265.394.659.1520.1.259  0.03-0.5.29685
2016Tigers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.500.5001.0001.500.5002.6.500-0.20.00.010.5.621306
2016Average8.2 %21.1 %0.39.255.322.417.739.1624.9.300     .318 
2017Tigers (AAA)1.8 %24.8 %0.07.269.281.428.709.1594.5.325  -0.223-2.2.31091
2017Tigers6.8 %26.8 %0.25.266.326.439.766.1733.4.3420.3-0.4-0.1241.2.328104
2017Average8.5 %21.6 %0.39.255.324.426.750.1715.0.300     .321 
2018Tigers7.1 %26.9 %0.26.260.312.403.715.1422.4.337-0.7-1.0-0.635-1.0.31195
2018Average8.5 %22.3 %0.38.248.318.409.728.1615.0.296     .315 
2019THE BAT6.5 %26.5 %0.25.242.296.394.690.1513.7.307  0.142-5.2.29987
2019ATC6.4 %26.0 %0.25.255.307.408.715.1533.1.323  -0.339-1.4.31094
2019Depth Charts5.8 %26.1 %0.22.248.295.388.683.1403.4.315-0.3 -0.242-6.3.29685
2019Steamer5.8 %26.1 %0.22.248.295.388.683.1403.4.315-0.2 -0.132-4.8.29685
Total- - -6.7 %28.4 %0.24.251.304.398.702.1473.0.331-1.2-1.3-0.958-5.5.30489

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2011Mariners (A)1.3513.7 %49.6 %36.8 %23.3 %4.7 %  52.8 %20.0 %27.2 %   
2012Mariners (A+)1.3413.1 %49.8 %37.1 %28.2 %9.6 %  50.5 %22.8 %26.7 %   
2013Mariners (AA)1.2214.7 %47.0 %38.4 %25.8 %4.5 %  47.3 %22.8 %30.0 %   
2014Mariners (AA)1.0018.6 %40.7 %40.7 %16.9 %5.1 %  46.0 %26.7 %27.3 %   
2014Mariners (AAA)1.4116.7 %48.7 %34.6 %33.3 %7.4 %  48.1 %19.0 %32.9 %   
2015Mariners (AAA)1.1919.1 %44.0 %36.9 %28.9 %7.2 %  50.9 %23.7 %25.4 %   
2015Mariners0.2935.7 %14.3 %50.0 %14.3 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %40.0 %33.3 %26.7 %20.0 %40.0 %40.0 %
2016Tigers (AA)1.3822.5 %45.0 %32.5 %30.8 %7.7 %  56.1 %22.0 %22.0 %   
2016Tigers (AAA)1.3121.7 %44.4 %33.9 %29.5 %13.1 %  48.1 %26.0 %26.0 %   
2016Twins (AAA)1.2021.4 %42.9 %35.7 %50.0 %10.0 %  44.8 %20.7 %34.5 %   
2016Tigers1.0050.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %
2017Tigers (AAA)1.0520.1 %40.9 %39.0 %28.3 %11.7 %  47.8 %20.8 %31.5 %   
2017Tigers1.7219.7 %50.8 %29.5 %2.8 %16.7 %4.8 %0.0 %52.8 %25.2 %22.0 %24.4 %40.7 %35.0 %
2018Tigers1.1319.2 %42.9 %37.9 %14.3 %11.7 %10.3 %66.7 %35.4 %35.9 %28.6 %20.4 %42.7 %36.9 %
Total- - -1.2720.2 %44.6 %35.2 %10.8 %12.5 %7.9 %60.0 %41.6 %32.1 %26.3 %21.7 %42.2 %36.1 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2011Mariners (A)58431610   26176202
2012Mariners (A+)2091565544   219738957
2013Mariners (AA)109893423   3747521126
2014Mariners (AA)59592710   258469727
2014Mariners (AAA)3827139   132281413
2015Mariners (AAA)99834324   3227421064
2015Mariners275101143101144
2016Tigers (AA)181394   62119181
2016Tigers (AAA)80613918   297646943
2016Twins (AAA)121065   3686122
2016Tigers1010000369
2017Tigers (AAA)63603117   220562782
2017Tigers6236241310230497727
2018Tigers877739119323807821162
Total- - -1521206913125365613862042

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2015Mariners-0.59-0.680.09-6.48-0.690.820.652-0.61-0.10
2016Tigers0.000.000.00-0.09-0.010.01 00.020.00
2017Tigers-0.44-3.042.60-1.91-0.190.850.8911-0.18-0.33
2018Tigers-0.16-6.015.85-8.53-0.811.031.123-0.290.14
Total- - --1.19-9.728.54-17.00-1.700.950.9116-1.06-0.19

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2015Mariners57.0% (91.7)17.6% (83.5)4.9% (87.7)13.4% (77.5)7.0% (79.9)  1.4%
2016Tigers77.8% (95.1)22.2% (82.5)      
2017Tigers56.8% (92.8)17.6% (84.6)4.5% (87.7)9.6% (77.2)9.9% (83.1)1.5% (83.9)  
2018Tigers50.2% (92.8)19.6% (84.2)6.9% (88.0)12.4% (80.2)10.3% (82.3)0.6% (82.3)  
Total- - -53.1% (92.8)18.8% (84.3)5.9% (87.9)11.4% (79.1)9.9% (82.4)0.9% (83.3) 0.1%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2015Mariners31.0 %14.8 %4.9 %  10.6 %17.6 %13.4 %0.7 % 7.0 %   
2016Tigers33.3 %44.4 %     22.2 %      
2017Tigers41.5 %11.4 %4.1 %1.0 % 4.8 %18.0 %5.5 %4.3 % 9.4 %   
2018Tigers33.6 %7.9 %6.9 %1.2 % 9.2 %19.3 %9.9 %2.5 %0.1 %9.2 %0.3 %  
Total- - -36.1 %9.8 %5.7 %1.1 % 7.7 %18.6 %8.7 %3.0 %0.1 %9.1 %0.2 %  

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2015Mariners93.090.790.3  88.883.877.581.4 80.3  
2016Tigers92.896.5     82.5     
2017Tigers93.291.887.983.3 91.684.176.678.0 83.6  
2018Tigers93.392.487.681.4 91.084.479.679.967.582.578.1 
Total- - -93.392.087.982.0 90.984.378.879.067.582.878.1 

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2015Mariners37.3 %4.9 % 17.6 %7.0 %17.6 %14.1 %   1.4 %
2016Tigers33.3 %  44.4 % 22.2 %     
2017Tigers38.0 %4.7 %1.1 %18.0 %10.2 %18.3 %9.6 %   0.1 %
2018Tigers34.9 %7.0 %1.4 %15.4 %9.6 %20.7 %11.0 %0.1 %   
Total- - -36.2 %6.0 %1.2 %16.6 %9.6 %19.6 %10.7 %0.1 %  0.2 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2015Mariners92.990.8 90.680.984.977.6   
2016Tigers93.7  97.4 83.4    
2017Tigers94.089.083.391.883.585.177.6   
2018Tigers93.988.581.492.082.984.879.967.8  
Total- - -93.988.882.091.983.084.978.967.8  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2015Mariners-2.8-1.2-0.1-0.8-0.1  -3.50-4.68-0.95-4.47-0.86  
2016Tigers0.40.0     6.05-1.10     
2017Tigers-7.74.02.42.1-2.40.5 -1.873.097.423.05-3.344.11 
2018Tigers-0.8-2.51.10.9-3.2-0.1 -0.14-1.091.370.60-2.68-1.71 
Total- - --11.00.33.52.1-5.70.3 -1.010.072.900.92-2.831.85 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2015Mariners-2.5-0.80.2  -0.6-1.7-0.9-0.3 0.1  
2016Tigers0.8-0.3     0.0     
2017Tigers-3.3-1.72.5-0.2 -2.22.50.61.2 0.2  
2018Tigers3.4-5.1-0.4-0.4 -0.4-1.31.1-0.5-0.2-2.5-0.4 
Total- - --1.7-7.92.3-0.6 -3.2-0.50.80.4-0.2-2.2-0.4 

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2015Mariners-5.75-3.832.97  -3.98-6.66-4.80-28.17 1.17  
2016Tigers25.24-8.44     -1.10     
2017Tigers-1.16-2.138.93-3.19 -6.581.991.663.92 0.29  
2018Tigers0.88-5.57-0.45-2.75 -0.42-0.590.97-1.87-19.84-2.36-13.96 
Total- - --0.23-4.062.04-2.90 -2.08-0.140.470.59-19.84-1.22-13.96 

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2015Mariners-2.10.3 -1.0 -1.2-1.5   
2016Tigers0.8  -0.3 0.0    
2017Tigers-4.42.5-0.3-4.5 5.21.8   
2018Tigers2.70.5-1.0-4.6 -4.43.0-0.2  
Total- - --3.03.3-1.3-10.4 -0.43.3-0.2  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2015Mariners-3.894.54 -3.97-8.90-4.63-7.66   
2016Tigers25.24  -8.44 -1.10    
2017Tigers-1.597.37-3.74-3.41-2.063.882.59   
2018Tigers0.670.62-6.31-2.57-2.64-1.822.35-19.84  
Total- - --0.402.73-5.46-3.06-2.74-0.101.51-19.84  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2015Mariners46.3 %71.7 %57.0 %50.0 %81.4 %66.7 %42.3 %55.9 %18.8 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.8 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Tigers40.0 %75.0 %55.6 %50.0 %100.0 %80.0 %44.4 % 11.1 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Tigers40.8 %79.4 %57.8 %60.2 %74.4 %68.8 %44.0 %65.3 %18.0 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
2018Tigers40.8 %80.6 %56.8 %54.4 %78.8 %68.3 %40.3 %64.1 %18.0 %
2018Average30.9 %67.3 %46.6 %62.8 %85.5 %77.0 %43.0 %60.6 %10.7 %
Total- - -41.2 %79.5 %57.2 %56.0 %77.4 %68.4 %41.8 %63.8 %18.0 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2015Mariners43.9 %75.0 %57.0 %50.0 %82.2 %67.9 %42.3 %21.6
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Tigers25.0 %80.0 %55.6 %0.0 %100.0 %80.0 %55.6 %19.3
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Tigers39.4 %78.6 %58.2 %55.6 %75.4 %68.4 %47.9 %22.0
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
2018Tigers40.1 %77.5 %56.8 %49.6 %80.1 %68.2 %44.7 %22.5
2018Average30.4 %64.4 %46.6 %60.1 %85.6 %76.9 %47.7 %23.5
Total- - -40.1 %77.7 %57.3 %51.5 %78.6 %68.3 %45.7 %22.2

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2015Mariners43.6 %73.4 %57.0 %47.1 %83.0 %67.9 %45.1 %22.4
2016Tigers25.0 %80.0 %55.6 %0.0 %100.0 %80.0 %55.6 %19.3
2017Tigers39.1 %77.8 %57.8 %55.8 %75.8 %68.8 %48.3 %22.6
2018Tigers39.5 %78.1 %56.8 %49.4 %79.9 %68.2 %44.8 %22.8
Total- - -39.6 %77.7 %57.2 %51.3 %78.7 %68.4 %46.1 %22.7

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2011Mariners (A)C3837328.0307331  3    24196   
2012Mariners (A+)C9896856.0763928  11    495720   
2013Mariners (AA)C7978687.0574624  5    363517   
2014Mariners (AA)C4341373.2286311  6    22172   
2014Mariners (AAA)C2827243.2210171  1    2090   
2015Mariners (AAA)C6767583.2418619  4    42335   
2015MarinersC141088.272101010100 5506.988 
2016Tigers (AA)C111194.085110  0    940   
2016Twins (AAA)C9979.06321  0    431   
2016Tigers (AAA)C6665575.2482374  5    37247   
2017Tigers (AAA)C3733302.0287172  1    27162   
2017TigersC1812115.111993030101 4214.977 
2018TigersC2120178.0142132020201 155010.987 
Total- - -C5342382.0333326060402 2412120.984 
2015Mariners (AAA)1B11779.26753  5          
2016Tigers (AA)1B2218.01841  3          
2016Tigers1B103.03100000000    1.000 
2017Tigers (AAA)1B111194.08310  9          
2017Tigers1B2619181.0164122201910190    .989 
2018Tigers1B5956501.0402336414441453    .986 
Total- - -1B8675685.0569468616351643    .987 
2015Mariners3B102.0100000000     1.000 
2016Tigers (AAA)3B100.2000  0          
Total- - -3B102.0100000000     1.000 
2015Mariners (AAA)LF102.0000  0          
2017Tigers (AAA)LF119.0200  0          
2017Tigers (AAA)RF3326.0300  0          

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2015MarinersC88.2001  0 1           
2017TigersC115.1100  0 1    0      
2018TigersC178.0-10-1  -1 -3           
Total- - -C382.0000  -1 -1    0      
2016Tigers1B3.0   0 00000 1   0.20.00.20.0
2017Tigers1B181.0   0 0-2-23726.70300 0.0-1.9-0.3-2.2-9.4
2018Tigers1B501.00  0 -2-1-26041.68312  -0.2-0.4-1.3-1.9-4.7
Total- - -1B685.00  0 -2-3-49767.691130 -0.2-2.1-1.6-4.0-6.1
2015Mariners3B2.0   0 00000 0   0.00.00.00.0
Total- - -3B2.0   0 00000 0   0.00.00.00.0

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2015MarinersC88.20.0%      (1)100.0%      (1)50.0%      (4)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (2)
2017TigersC115.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)25.0%      (4)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (5)
2018TigersC178.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)11.1%      (9)0.0%     (1)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (5)
Total- - -C382.00.0%      (1)25.0%      (4)23.5%    (17)50.0%     (2)100.0%      (6)100.0%    (12)
2016Tigers1B3.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
2017Tigers1B181.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (4)0.0%      (1)25.0%     (4)100.0%      (3)92.7%    (41)
2018Tigers1B501.00.0%      (2)0.0%      (4)0.0%      (1)50.0%     (2)60.0%    (10)96.3%    (80)
Total- - -1B685.00.0%      (2)0.0%      (8)0.0%      (2)33.3%     (6)69.2%    (13)95.1%  (122)
2015Mariners3B2.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
Total- - -3B2.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)

SeasonTeamInnVotesInstinctsFirst StepSpeedHandsReleaseArm StrengthArm AccuracyOverallFSR
2017Tigers296.1246495049515644490
Total- - -296.1246495049515644490

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2015Mariners-6.2-0.71.00.5-6.81.60.11.0-4.2-0.4($3.6) 
2016Tigers0.5-0.20.20.00.30.20.00.10.50.1$0.4 
2017Tigers0.8-0.2-2.2-1.90.6-4.10.75.93.10.3$2.5 
2018Tigers-2.0-2.3-2.9-2.8-4.3-5.70.99.30.30.0$0.2 
Total- - --6.8-3.4-4.0-4.1-10.2-8.11.716.3-0.3-0.1($0.4) 

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  • 2011 June Amateur Draft - Round: 4, Pick: 2, Overall: 123
    • Team: Seattle Mariners
    • School: Virginia
  • 2008 June Amateur Draft - Round: 31, Pick: 27, Overall: 949
    • Team: Los Angeles Angels
    • School: Goochland HS