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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Eric Hillman
Stat Years
1987-2000  [mlb] 1992-1994
Height/Weight
6-10 / 225
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (214)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
1966-04-27 in Gary, Indiana   [53.346]
High School
Homewood-Flossmoor (Flossmoor,IL)
Colleges
Eastern Illinois University (Charleston, Illinois)
Draft
Selected by the New York Mets in Round #16 (#420 overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Phil Favia
MLB Debut
1992-05-18 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.021)
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [8] HOU [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12827 ... retro id: hille001 ... mlbam id: 115955
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1987Little Falls MetsNYPLA-nyn-211---644.2213132100079.0844437430808031.449.570.463.429.115.012.67.600
    1987Minor Totals: NYNbyYearA-----211---644.2213132100079.0844437430808031.449.570.463.429.115.012.67.600
    1988Columbia MetsSALAnyn-222---163.9517130044173.0544532243605061.336.660.255.307.405.551.40.143
    1988Minor Totals: NYNbyYearA----221---163.9517130044173.0544532243605061.336.660.255.307.405.551.40.143
    1989Columbia MetsSALAnyn42233---211.87970022133.228177121331041.467.490.275.618.824.541.57.667
    1989St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-233---665.5019141015088.19659543536715031.699.780.315.406.836.011.26.500
    1989Minor Totals: NYNbyYearA/A+----232---874.50282110371122.0124766147410016071.629.150.305.467.385.611.35.533
    1990St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-244---200.67430001027.0152208233010.855.000.002.677.670.672.881.000
    1990Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-244---653.9315150000089.1924239330617041.379.270.303.026.154.232.03.545
    1990Minor Totals: NYNbyYearA+/AA----242---853.18191800010116.310744413388410051.258.290.232.956.513.412.21.615
    1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-255---5124.01272720000161.2184897285891130101.5010.240.453.235.074.951.57.294
    1991Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----251---5124.02272720000161.7184897285891130101.5010.270.453.245.084.971.57.294
    1992Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn53266---923.6534900725091.1933937627496021.319.160.592.664.833.841.81.818
    1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn53266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf225.331180023052.1673131910161021.4711.521.551.722.755.331.60.500
    1992Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----261---923.6634900725091.3933937627496021.329.190.592.674.843.851.81.818
    1992MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf225.361180023052.3673131910161021.4811.571.551.732.765.361.60.500
    1993Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-277---622.361093111061.0521816212272021.057.670.301.773.982.662.25.750
    1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn53277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf293.97272231150145.017383641224600141.3610.740.741.493.725.152.50.182
    1993Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----271---622.361093111061.0521816212272021.057.670.301.773.982.662.25.750
    1993MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf293.97272231150145.017383641224600141.3610.740.741.493.725.152.50.182
    1994Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-288---1012.89161661000106.010339341219555031.158.751.021.614.673.312.89.909
    1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn53288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf037.791160005034.2453030911201121.6211.682.342.865.197.791.82.000
    1994Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----281---1012.89161661000106.010339341219555031.158.751.021.614.673.312.89.909
    1994MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf037.891160005034.7453030911201121.6411.842.372.895.267.891.82.000
    2000Round Rock ExpressTexAAhou-349---100.0011000005.03000240001.005.400.003.607.200.002.001.000
    2000Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAA----341---100.0011000005.03000240001.005.400.003.607.200.002.001.000
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)4144.854936313130232.02851441253045962281.4211.061.161.753.725.592.13.222
    National League Totals (3 yrs)4144.854936313130232.02851441253045962281.4211.061.161.753.725.592.13.222
    Minor League Totals54393.6416512714315382815.380439433041303550650381.368.880.453.356.074.351.82.581
    Minor: A- Totals644.2213132100079.0844437430808031.449.570.463.429.115.012.67.600
    Minor: A Totals373.31262000662106.78262393649360101.376.950.255.427.885.251.45.300
    Minor: A+ Totals864.38231710160115.311161563619018041.498.680.234.777.044.771.48.571
    Minor: AA Totals753.7316160000094.3954239332657041.359.090.293.066.224.022.03.583
    Minor: AAA Totals30173.4187611128260420.043218515928116222260171.309.260.602.494.763.961.91.638
    New York Mets Totals (3 yrs)4144.854936313130232.02851441253045962281.4211.061.161.753.725.592.13.222
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1987Little Falls MetsNYPLA-nyn-21p---11315031002001501000.200.250.267.5171741.133.067.3005.8829.415.000.00.0033.3
    1990Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-24p---21516050000000401000.313.313.313.6261750.000.000.4170.0023.530.000.00.000.0
    1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-25p---32717010000010404000.059.059.059.1182110-0.059.000.0770.0019.050.000.00.000.0
    1992Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn5326p---4345120000000301000.400.400.400.800620.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn5326pL-S-E-P41113010000000705000.077.077.077.1541810.000.000.1670.0038.890.000.00.000.0
    1993Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-27p---51012251202000402000.417.417.8331.25014103.417.416.6250.0028.570.000.00.0060.0
    1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn5327pL-S-E-P527442710000001416000.159.178.182.3605181.023.023.2330.0027.450.000.00.0014.3
    1994Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-28p---61611000000000400000.000.000.000.0001100.000.000.0000.0036.360.000.00.000.0
    1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn5328pL-S-E-P6118000000000401000.000.000.000.000900.000.000.0000.0044.440.000.00.000.0
    2000Round Rock ExpressTexAAhou-34p---712110000000001000.500.500.5001.000310.000.000.5000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)496528100000025112000.123.136.138.2747891.015.015.2000.0032.050.000.00.0012.5
    National League Totals (3 yrs)496528100000025112000.123.136.138.2747891.015.015.2000.0032.050.000.00.0012.5
    Minor League Totals11678417220401124010000.218.228.295.52389234.077.077.3151.1226.9724.000.00.0023.5
    Minor: A- Totals1315031002001501000.200.250.267.5171741.133.067.3005.8829.415.000.00.0033.3
    Minor: AA Totals1618160000000402000.333.333.333.6662060.000.000.4290.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals87453812020101507000.178.178.289.46752133.089.111.2670.0028.850.000.00.0037.5
    New York Mets Totals (3 yrs)496528100000025112000.123.136.138.2747891.015.015.2000.0032.050.000.00.0012.5
    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 Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics 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
    1987Little Falls MetsNYPLA-21P1300.03620119.8180.700.0017.6100.09
    1988Columbia MetsSALA22P1700.07160123231.0001.400.0012.4100.011
    1989Columbia MetsSALA23P900.0041054.8000.400.006.4100.013
    1989St. Lucie MetsFSLA+23P1900.0010101110.9090.500.0014.2100.07
    1990St. Lucie MetsFSLA+24P400.01600771.0001.800.003.0100.014
    1990Jackson MetsTexAA24P1500.028101110.9090.700.0011.1100.012
    1991Tidewater TidesILAAA25P2700.0530514035.8751.300.0019.0100.07
    1992Tidewater TidesILAAA26P3400.0211111413.9290.400.0023.9100.03
    1992New York MetsNLMLB26P11052.11700881.0000.700.156.8100.015
    1993Norfolk TidesILAAA27P1000.029111211.9171.100.007.1100.013
    1993New York MetsNLMLB27P270145.01121413632.8891.200.2216.7100.09
    1994Norfolk TidesILAAA28P1600.02200022221.0001.400.0011.3100.013
    1994New York MetsNLMLB28P11034.22400661.0000.500.189.7100.011
    2000Round Rock ExpressTexAA34P100.01100221.0002.000.000.7100.021
    MLB Totals - (P)4902311432415046.9200.900.200.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)87001170738881.9200.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)160039101312.9230.800.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)2300116101817.9440.700.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)2600720112827.9641.000.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)13003620119.8180.700.000.00.00
    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
    1987Minor13----------
    1988Minor17----------
    1989Minor28----------
    1990Minor19----------
    1991Minor27----------
    1992MLB11----------
    1992Minor34----------
    1993MLB27----------
    1993Minor10----------
    1994MLB11----------
    1994Minor16----------
    2000Minor1----------
    Totals214----------