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Jim HickmanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1956-1974 MLB Years: 1962-1974
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PositionsOF-871, 1B-309, 3B-77, P-1Position when DraftedOF-1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Lucius Hickman
Height6-4Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 10,1937PlaceHenning,Tennessee
Death DateJune 25,2016 [79.046]
High SchoolRipley (Ripley,TN)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1956 by the St. Louis Cardinals.
MLB DebutApril 14,1962 [24.339]
OrganizationsSLN [7] CHN [6] NYN [5] LAN [1] Awards2Awards Voting1-52
TBC Player ID12783Retrosheet IDhickj103MLBAM ID115896
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on August 7, 1963
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed48Power77Contact43XBH72RBIs71Runs49Hitting61Durability52Team.441Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1956AlbanyGa-FlaD-19137536941441771491000000000.269.269.405.67421738536.249.136.136.2960.000.000.002.6138.2926.39
1957AlbanyGa-FlaD-201385229415024426113000000000.287.287.498.78526054522.250.211.211.3430.000.000.004.9820.0836.00
1958BillingsPioRk-215621938561531454000000000.256.256.543.79911932219.205.287.288.3440.000.000.006.3915.6457.14
1959TulsaTexAA-22133444771121642281000000000.252.252.455.70720242444.213.203.203.3070.000.000.004.9520.1837.50
1960TulsaTexAA-231113939112723101561000000000.323.323.547.87021548393.296.224.224.3800.000.000.003.8226.2037.80
1960RochesterILAAA-23610121012000000000.200.200.600.8006210.111.400.400.3420.000.000.0010.0010.00100.00
1960Dallas-Fort WorthAmerAAA-23415020005000000000.133.133.133.2662015.133.000.000.1210.000.000.000.000.000.00
1960Totals for AAA-AAA         1025141017000000000.160.160.320.4808225.125.160.160.2090.000.000.004.0025.0050.00
1960Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         1214189213124101668000000000.313.313.533.84622350418.286.220.220.3700.000.000.003.8326.1338.17
1961PortlandPCLAAA-24134465581162231157000000000.249.249.381.63017736465.231.132.131.2750.000.000.002.3742.2731.03
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn9of251403925496182134644479637329.245.328.401.72915733452.290.156.276.32710.4021.242.042.8830.1534.38
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn9of-3b26146494531132161751054412013418.229.291.399.69019744546.266.170.249.3078.0621.982.733.1129.0638.94
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn9of27139409481051411157013690201411.257.319.377.69615426448.304.120.205.3108.0420.092.502.4637.1824.76
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn9of281413693287180154031277621139.236.291.407.69815033400.258.171.249.3096.7519.002.813.7524.6037.93
1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn6,27of295816015387041621133410004.238.299.356.6555711174.279.118.206.2957.4719.542.622.3040.0028.95
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35of3065987166101011142802014.163.268.245.513247114.229.082.224.24012.2824.562.000.000.0043.75
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28of317518822426352311183813326.223.290.367.6576914213.250.144.239.2988.4517.842.112.3537.6033.33
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28of321343383880112215421477400438.237.326.467.79315834389.239.230.373.35512.0819.021.575.4016.1042.50
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28of-1b3314951410216233432115019399123810.315.419.5821.00129969613.337.267.446.43615.1716.151.065.2216.0642.59
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28of-1b3411738350981321960015061335712.256.342.449.79117234444.256.193.321.35411.2613.741.224.2820.1634.69
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn281b3511536865100152176431526422137.272.364.462.82617034425.288.190.337.37612.2415.061.234.0021.6534.00
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn281b369220127491232011424202428.244.368.313.681636249.288.069.279.32216.8716.871.001.2067.0012.24
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln241b37506051600240081000003.267.353.367.72022268.292.100.233.33911.7614.711.252.9430.0012.50
D Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2751058188294411140204000000000.278.278.451.729477921058.250.173.173.0000.000.000.003.7826.4531.29
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1421397451810021632515956017194918321625293699.252.335.426.76116923474535.280.174.297.00010.8318.351.693.5124.9934.63
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4441546265415772063260000000000.268.268.466.7347211601546.237.198.198.0000.000.000.004.0824.5438.55
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter144490591202331264000000000.245.245.378.62318538490.226.133.133.0000.000.000.002.4540.8331.67
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter244837168239391437142000000000.286.286.498.78441790837.253.212.213.0000.000.000.004.4222.6237.66
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5621938561531454000000000.256.256.543.79911932219.205.287.288.0000.000.000.006.3915.6457.14
Chicago Cubs Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter682199230453179159733676302378712202551.267.362.467.8299311912333.282.200.353.00012.9416.201.254.1620.5435.97
New York Mets Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter62418242024397896021091216741691191041.241.306.392.6987151472020.279.151.241.0008.2720.592.492.9730.4033.49
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter65987166101011142802014.163.268.245.513247114.229.082.224.00012.2824.562.000.000.0043.75
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter506051600240081000003.267.353.367.72022268.292.100.233.00011.7614.711.252.9430.0012.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games162453591141931864225695233411.252.335.426.76119340517.280.174.297.00010.8318.351.693.5124.9934.63
Average Minor - Per 162 games162564971512872395000000000.268.268.466.73426358564.237.198.198.0000.000.000.004.0824.5438.55

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35Rel30004.5010100102.02111000001.009.004.50----0.00-9.04
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5010100102.02111000001.009.004.50----0.00-6.50
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5010100102.02111000001.009.004.50----0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings004.501100110001100220.0220110110110000001.009.004.50----0.00-6.50

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn25OF124--26578-280272.9712.19------14088.677.5
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn26OF82--149662161155.9631.89------14656.250.6
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn263B59--451031414162148.9142.51------14640.436.4
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn27OF113--237861251245.9762.17------13981.369.8
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn273B1---------------1390.70.6
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn28OF91--13635-144139.9651.53------14164.556.2
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn281B30--24020220262260.9928.67------14121.318.5
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn283B14--106221816.8891.14------1419.98.6
1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn29OF45--635126968.9861.51------5877.628.0
1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn291B17--12012114133132.9927.76------5829.310.6
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30OF37--522-154541.0001.46------6556.922.8
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan301B2--2---221.0001.00------653.11.2
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan303B2---1--111.0000.50------653.11.2
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30P1-2-------------651.50.6
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31OF66--11543-122119.9751.80------7588.040.7
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32OF125--15363-162159.9811.27------13493.377.2
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33OF79--143741154150.9741.90------14953.048.8
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn331B74--56360646629623.9908.42------14949.745.7
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34OF69--10632-111109.9821.58------11759.042.6
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn341B44--36431128396395.9978.98------11737.627.2
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn351B77-62867070661746740.9929.611.18-----11567.049.7
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35OF27-20238---38381.0001.410.19-----11523.517.4
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn361B51-36639831537434429.9888.411.17-----9255.431.7
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36OF13-8313---13131.0001.000.16-----9214.18.1
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln371B14--6471137271.9865.07------5028.08.7
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln373B1--1--1111.0001.00------502.00.6
MLB Totals for OF - 12 season(s)-   OF871-28514705138715591521.9761.755.34-----8710.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B309-99424212312221926742652.9928.582.67-----3090.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B77--561101617182166.9122.16------770.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-2-------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn25---------124-
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn26-----59---82-
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn27-----1---113-
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn28--30--14---91-
1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn29--17------45-
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan301-2--2---37-
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31---------66-
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32---------125-
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33--74------79-
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34--44------69-
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35--77------27-
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36--51------13-
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37--14--1-----

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1970NL Comeback Player of the Year1
1972National League Player of the Week (May 1-May 7)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1974-07-16Released by Cardinals. 
1974-03-23TradeTraded by Cubs to Cardinals for Scipio Spinks. 
1968-04-23TradeTraded by Dodgers with Phil Regan to Cubs for Jim Ellis and Ted Savage. 
1966-11-29TradeTraded by Mets with Ron Hunt to Dodgers for Derrell Griffith and Tommy Davis. 
1961-10-10Selected by Mets from Cardinals in expansion draft. 
1956-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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.