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Current Status
Free Agent since 2013-07-19 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Eric Scott Hinske
Stat Years
1998-2013  [mlb] 2002-2013
Height/Weight
6-2 / 225
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
3B (755) ... 1B (380) ... LF (160) ... RF (156) ... DH (96) ... OF (16) ... 2B (1)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
1977-08-05 in Neenah, Wisconsin   [43.056]
High School
Menasha (Menasha,WI)
Colleges
University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, Arkansas)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #17 (#496 overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Brian Milner
MLB Debut
2002-04-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.239)
Service Time
11.098 (2013)
Organizations
TOR [5] ATL [3] CHN [3] BOS [2] PIT [1] ARI [1] OAK [1] TBA [1] NYA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 4279 ... retro id: hinse001 ... mlbam id: 400134
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1998Williamsport CubsNYPLA-chn-201b---1682484674200957193356120432.298.384.488.87228912129.395.190.35712.1121.111.7427.63.1139.2
    1998Rockford CubbiesMidwAchn-20of-1b---1620894014105600100.450.538.8001.33826165.650.350.57119.2323.081.2020.03.8555.6
    1999Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-213b-1b---21304457613228619791610629051575.297.385.515.90051822953.371.218.33111.9717.371.4523.43.6740.2
    1999Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-211b-3b---2415340112001400000.267.313.600.9131692.400.333.3006.2525.004.0015.06.2550.0
    2000West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAAchn20223b---31314367611321920731457813330337.259.373.486.85952021250.427.227.32515.0025.581.7121.83.8544.2
    2001Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak15233b---412143671123271257920754113102236.282.373.521.89450422753.392.239.32710.7122.422.0917.44.9643.1
    2002Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor11243bL-S-E-P515156699158382248413177138205512.279.365.481.84665027264.359.202.32811.8521.231.7923.63.6940.5
    2003Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-253b---628241012000000000.500.5001.0001.500882.500.500.4290.000.000.008.012.5050.0
    2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor11253bL-S-E-P612444974109453126312259104105111.243.329.437.76651419660.347.194.28711.4820.231.7637.42.3355.0
    2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor11263bL-S-E-P715557066140233156912854109406214.246.312.375.68763421441.232.129.2778.5217.192.0238.02.3729.3
    2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor11271bL-S-E-P8147477791253121568844612180648.262.333.430.76353720548.273.168.3178.5722.532.6331.82.7938.4
    2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor1128rf-dhL-S-E-P978197355292122911274900026.264.353.513.86622410123.386.249.29412.0521.881.8116.45.3644.2
    2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12281b-rfL-S-E-P9318082380151183000002.288.352.425.77788349.238.137.4499.0934.093.7580.01.1439.1
    2007Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12291b-lfL-S-E-P1084186253812362130285430127.204.317.398.7152187421.360.194.25212.8424.771.9331.02.7555.3
    2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba3230rf-lfL-S-E-P11133381599421120601034788301413.247.333.465.79843217742.360.218.27010.8820.371.8719.04.6344.7
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1631rfL-S-E-P125410618279011100172730000.255.373.368.7411263910.274.113.33313.4921.431.59106.00.7937.0
    2009New York YankeesALMLBnya1431rfL-S-E-P12398413193071410102520212.226.316.512.828984310.417.286.22210.2025.512.5012.07.1452.6
    2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2032lf-1bL-S-E-P131312813872211115100337530354.256.338.456.79432012833.317.200.30810.3123.442.2725.53.4445.8
    2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2033lf-rfL-S-E-P141172362455100102801267110115.233.311.403.7142649520.275.170.2889.8526.892.7323.63.7936.4
    2012Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl20341bL-S-E-P15911329267121300144100125.197.272.311.5831474110.220.114.2679.5227.892.9366.01.3638.5
    2013Reno AcesPCLAAAari-351b---16518010000001500000.056.105.056.1611910.056.000.0775.2626.325.000.00.000.0
    2013Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari22351bL-S-E-P1652522930160061700002.173.259.288.54758154.231.115.23510.3429.312.8352.01.7244.4
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)13873797549947240181375226121452949300312991.249.332.430.76243101634395.311.181.29510.4922.022.1027.73.1841.7
    American League Totals (9 yrs)9422990458758190161124136120356718230262175.254.335.440.77533951316318.319.186.29610.4921.152.0226.73.3042.0
    National League Totals (5 yrs)44580791189502251090196231705816.234.319.394.71391531877.278.160.29510.4925.252.4132.32.7340.7
    Minor League Totals467162628246010117762967025236412203151620.283.377.506.8831900823194.396.223.33312.4221.681.7521.44.0042.2
    Minor: A- Totals682484674200957193356120432.298.384.488.87228912129.395.190.35712.1121.111.7427.63.1139.2
    Minor: A Totals620894014105600100.450.538.8001.33826165.650.350.57119.2323.081.2020.03.8555.6
    Minor: A+ Totals1304457613228619791610629051575.297.385.515.90051822953.371.218.33111.9717.371.4523.43.6740.2
    Minor: AA Totals1314367611321920731457813330337.259.373.486.85952021250.427.227.32515.0025.581.7121.83.8544.2
    Minor: AAA Totals13247776132282278320756122102236.277.363.514.87754724557.382.237.31810.2422.302.1817.74.9443.2
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (5 yrs)655225935358414612783134616263521150221451.259.337.437.7742559988236.309.178.30110.2820.361.9829.03.0540.4
    Atlanta Braves Totals (3 yrs)3396497115338223920173187405814.236.315.407.72273126463.282.171.2939.9925.582.5628.23.1541.2
    Tampa Bay Rays Totals (1 yrs)133381599421120601034788301413.247.333.465.79843217742.360.218.27010.8820.371.8719.04.6344.7
    Boston Red Sox Totals (2 yrs)115266336120372641368430129.229.327.406.73330610830.323.177.30711.7627.452.3338.02.2949.2
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)5410618279011100172730000.255.373.368.7411263910.274.113.33313.4921.431.59106.00.7937.0
    Arizona Diamondbacks Totals (1 yrs)52522930160061700002.173.259.288.54758154.231.115.23510.3429.312.8352.01.7244.4
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)398413193071410102520212.226.316.512.828984310.417.286.22210.2025.512.5012.07.1452.6
    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
    1998Williamsport CubsNYPLA-201B6800.056149251612610.9979.000.0090.7100.01
    1998Rockford CubbiesMidwA201B400.01500015151.0003.800.002.966.78
    1998Rockford CubbiesMidwA20OF400.0402064.6671.000.002.966.79
    1999Daytona CubsFSLA+211B5700.042241438467463.9918.100.0041.343.81
    1999Daytona CubsFSLA+213B6000.03297180147129.8782.200.0043.546.22
    1999Daytona CubsFSLA+21OF600.04200661.0001.000.004.34.610
    1999Iowa CubsPCLAAA211B200.0171111918.9479.000.001.450.05
    1999Iowa CubsPCLAAA213B100.00200221.0002.000.000.725.05
    2000West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA221B600.01750122221.0003.700.004.34.65
    2000West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA223B11500.0801892815297269.9062.300.0083.387.81
    2000West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA22OF600.01500015151.0002.500.004.34.67
    2001Sacramento River CatsPCLAAA232B100.0101021.5001.000.000.70.87
    2001Sacramento River CatsPCLAAA233B12000.0721971614285269.9442.200.0083.399.21
    2002Toronto Blue JaysALMLB243B14801,259.11032462014369349.9462.400.2891.498.01
    2003Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAA253B200.01100221.0001.000.001.4100.07
    2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLB253B1241201,063.2802132213315293.9302.400.2876.5100.01
    2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLB263B1531481,310.2107243823358350.9782.300.2795.098.71
    2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLB26DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.617
    2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLB271B10097859.286869777944937.9939.401.0961.768.01
    2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLB27DH4200.0000000.0000.000.0025.928.61
    2006Boston Red SoxALMLB281B121186.0915199796.9908.001.127.438.74
    2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLB281B4114.01500115151.0003.801.072.55.14
    2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLB283B10564.03140117171.0001.700.276.212.83
    2006Boston Red SoxALMLB28LF5323.05000551.0001.000.223.116.18
    2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLB28LF101.0000000.0000.000.000.61.35
    2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLB28RF3028214.04120143431.0001.400.2018.538.52
    2006Boston Red SoxALMLB28RF10761.01010011111.0001.100.186.232.34
    2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLB28DH19190.0000000.0000.000.0011.724.43
    2006Boston Red SoxALMLB28DH220.0000000.0000.000.001.26.55
    2007Boston Red SoxALMLB291B4329276.025622325281278.9896.501.0126.451.22
    2007Boston Red SoxALMLB29LF2410101.02610027271.0001.100.2714.728.62
    2007Boston Red SoxALMLB29RF12982.11600016161.0001.300.197.414.33
    2007Boston Red SoxALMLB29DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.83.64
    2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLB301B11987.07881118786.9897.800.996.88.33
    2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLB303B8449.01600771.0000.900.144.96.03
    2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLB30LF4037265.0452104847.9791.200.1824.730.12
    2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLB30RF4947339.0882109190.9891.800.2730.236.82
    2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLB30DH1800.0000000.0000.000.0011.113.53
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB311B6544.03930442421.0007.000.953.711.14
    2009New York YankeesALMLB313B10235.13300661.0000.600.176.225.66
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB313B3219.00300331.0001.000.161.95.64
    2009New York YankeesALMLB31LF2217.07000771.0003.500.411.25.16
    2009New York YankeesALMLB31RF2215129.02500025251.0001.100.1913.656.43
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB31RF1313111.23030033331.0002.500.308.124.14
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB31DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.95.61
    2009New York YankeesALMLB31DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.67
    2010AtlantaNLMLB321B3217167.117910115190189.9955.901.1319.824.43
    2010AtlantaNLMLB323B101.00200221.0002.002.000.60.86
    2010AtlantaNLMLB32LF5050360.0650106665.9851.300.1830.938.23
    2010AtlantaNLMLB32DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.83
    2011AtlantaNLMLB331b131083.18180689891.0006.801.078.011.12
    2011AtlantaNLMLB33lf3227211.04110042421.0001.300.2019.827.42
    2011AtlantaNLMLB33rf1612110.02410025251.0001.600.239.913.73
    2011AtlantaNLMLB33dh100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.93
    2012AtlantaNLMLB341B1511107.095826105103.9816.900.969.316.52
    2012AtlantaNLMLB34LF6332.24000441.0000.700.123.76.65
    2012AtlantaNLMLB34RF4431.05000551.0001.300.162.54.44
    2012AtlantaNLMLB34DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.54.41
    2013Reno AcesPCLAAA351B100.01010111111.00011.000.000.720.05
    2013ArizonaNLMLB351B6226.03220534341.0005.701.313.711.52
    2013ArizonaNLMLB35DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.93
    MLB Totals - (1B)2421921,74917341351515918841869.9927.701.070.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)4572813,801297730505110771027.9542.200.270.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)1601321,010193420199197.9901.200.200.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)1561351,077239911249248.9961.600.230.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)96210000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)300272123029.9679.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)100101021.5001.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)12300732001614289273.9452.200.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)6001750122221.0003.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)11500801892815297269.9062.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)6001500015151.0002.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)570042241438467463.9918.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)60003297180147129.8782.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)6004200661.0001.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (1B)4001500015151.0003.800.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)400402064.6671.000.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (1B)680056149251612610.9979.000.000.00.00
    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
    1998Minor--72------4-
    1999Minor--59-61----6-
    2000Minor--6-115----6-
    2001Minor---1120------
    2002MLB----148------
    2003MLB----124------
    2003Minor----2------
    2004MLB----153-----1
    2005MLB--100-------42
    2006MLB--16-10-6-40-21
    2007MLB--43---24-12-3
    2008MLB--11-8-40-49-18
    2009MLB--6-13-2-35-4
    2010MLB--32-1-50---1
    2011MLB--13---32-16-1
    2012MLB--15---6-4-4
    2013MLB--6-------1
    2013Minor--1--------
    Totals--3801755-160-1561696