CF John Hicken #45
Age: 33 | Bats: L | Throws: L | Morale: Great    
09/02/2021
CF JOHN HICKEN #45 - AGE: 33 - BATS: L - THROWS: L - MORALE: GREAT
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
56 139 31 7 2 1 10 14 39 .223 .292 .324 4 0.6
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 2 2 2 2
Gap 3 2 3 3
Power 2 2 2 2
Eye 3 2 3 3
Avoid K's 2 2 2 2
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 4 5
Errors: - 2 4
Arm: 1 2 3
Turn DP: - 1 -
Ability: 1 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: -
Catcher: - Left Field: 4
1st Base: - Center Field: 4
2nd Base: - Right Field: 3
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 4
Stealing Ability: 5
Baserunning Inst.: 5
Sacrifice Bunt: 1
Bunt for Hit: 3
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
08/31/2021 @ OWS Win, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
08/25/2021 TB Loss, 2-8 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
08/21/2021 HAM Win, 5-4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
08/16/2021 @ TOR Loss, 4-5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
08/14/2021 @ KIN Loss, 2-3 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
08/13/2021 @ KIN Win, 4-3 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 1
08/10/2021 TB Win, 10-0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
08/09/2021 TB Loss, 3-5 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
08/02/2021 @ CHI Win, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
07/24/2021 TB Win, 5-2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
PERSONALITY
Hicken leads by example. He is well regarded by teammates.
Personality Class: Captain
High: Leader, Loyalty, Work Ethic, Intelligence
Birthday:04/13/1988
Born in:Toronto, ON
Nationality:Canadian
Height:6' 0"
Weight:190 lbs
Local Popularity:Very Popular
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$507,500
Signed Through:2021 Season
Major Service:6 Years, 36 Days
Service This Yr:111 Days
40-Man Service:6 Years, 52 Days
Pro Service:11 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:2 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:-
GREAT LAKES BASEBALL LEAGUE 2021 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 56 139 31 7 2 1 10 9 14 39 .223 .292 .324 .616 .279 .101 81
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 35 154 0 0 0 3 0 1 45 10 4 1 80.0 13.6 3.26 .6  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   17 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 .176 .176 .353 .529
Versus Right   122 28 7 2 0 9 8 14 32 1 0 0 .230 .307 .320 .626
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
This Week   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last Week   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000
April   3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May   77 20 6 2 0 4 6 8 18 1 0 0 .260 .326 .390 .715
June   42 8 0 0 1 3 1 3 14 0 0 0 .190 .244 .262 .506
July   4 2 1 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 .500 .667 .750 1.417
August   13 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 0 0 0 .077 .143 .077 .220
Last Year   497 110 15 2 12 40 48 24 144 2 0 9 .221 .269 .332 .601
2 Years Ago   497 117 13 4 5 36 42 24 123 0 0 10 .235 .284 .308 .592
Career   3042 706 100 17 54 241 288 176 803 13 0 46 .232 .283 .329 .613
Home   57 8 3 0 0 3 2 7 18 1 0 0 .140 .231 .193 .424
Road   82 23 4 2 1 7 7 7 21 0 0 0 .280 .337 .415 .752
Grass   139 31 7 2 1 10 9 14 39 1 0 0 .223 .292 .324 .616
Day   60 13 4 0 1 6 5 10 19 1 0 0 .217 .324 .333 .657
Night   79 18 3 2 0 4 4 4 20 0 0 0 .228 .265 .316 .582
As Starter   120 28 6 2 1 6 7 11 31 1 0 0 .233 .295 .342 .637
As Reliever / Substitution   19 3 1 0 0 4 2 3 8 0 0 0 .158 .273 .211 .483
Pinch Hitting   12 3 1 0 0 4 1 2 3 0 0 0 .250 .357 .333 .690
Close/Late   43 12 2 0 1 5 5 4 16 0 0 0 .279 .340 .395 .736
Inning 1-3   38 7 0 1 0 3 1 3 9 1 0 0 .184 .238 .237 .475
Inning 4-6   46 10 4 0 0 2 3 5 11 0 0 0 .217 .294 .304 .598
Inning 7-9   50 14 3 1 1 5 5 6 17 0 0 0 .280 .357 .440 .797
Extra Innings   5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
0 Outs   45 11 3 1 0 0 6 4 10 0 0 0 .244 .306 .356 .662
1 Outs   52 9 1 1 0 1 0 2 17 1 0 0 .173 .200 .231 .431
2 Outs   42 11 3 0 1 9 3 8 12 0 0 0 .262 .380 .405 .785
Scoring Position   39 10 2 0 0 9 2 2 11 1 0 0 .256 .286 .308 .593
Bases Empty   74 17 5 2 1 1 6 7 19 0 0 0 .230 .296 .392 .688
Runner on 1st   26 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 9 0 0 0 .154 .290 .154 .444
Runner on 2nd   7 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .393
Runner on 3rd   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .333
Runner on 1st & 2nd   18 7 2 0 0 4 2 0 4 0 0 0 .389 .389 .500 .889
Runner on 1st & 3rd   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667
Bases Loaded   7 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 1 0 0 .143 .125 .143 .268
Two Strikes   76 14 4 1 1 4 6 8 39 1 0 0 .184 .259 .303 .561
First Pitch   23 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217 .217 .261 .478
Count 0-1   7 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .286 .429
Count 0-2   15 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 .133 .133 .133 .267
Count 1-0   15 5 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667
Count 1-1   7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .571
Count 1-2   23 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 15 1 0 0 .087 .083 .174 .257
Count 2-0   3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333
Count 2-1   5 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 1.000 1.400
Count 2-2   22 5 2 0 0 2 2 0 11 0 0 0 .227 .227 .318 .545
Count 3-0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000
Count 3-1   3 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .400 .000 .400
Full Count   16 5 0 1 1 1 3 8 3 0 0 0 .313 .542 .625 1.167
Behind in Count   45 5 3 0 0 3 1 0 25 1 0 0 .111 .109 .178 .286
Ahead in Count   26 9 1 1 0 1 3 6 0 0 0 0 .346 .469 .462 .930
Batting Leadoff   5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Batting 2nd   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Batting 3rd   4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Batting 5th   3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
Batting 6th   62 13 3 1 0 4 3 5 17 1 0 0 .210 .265 .290 .555
Batting 7th   55 14 3 1 1 1 4 5 12 0 0 0 .255 .317 .400 .717
Batting 9th   9 3 1 0 0 4 2 3 2 0 0 0 .333 .500 .444 .944
Low Leverage   47 12 4 1 1 3 5 5 11 0 0 0 .255 .327 .447 .774
Medium Leverage   60 12 2 1 0 1 2 6 14 0 0 0 .200 .273 .267 .539
High Leverage   31 7 1 0 0 6 2 3 13 1 0 0 .226 .286 .258 .544
GLBL TRIPLE A 2021 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 39 145 41 7 0 5 17 14 12 34 .283 .354 .434 .789 .366 .152 153
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 38 161 4 1 0 0 0 0 63 12 7 1 87.5 24.5 6.31 2.3  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Versus Right   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
April   92 29 7 0 2 10 8 7 22 0 0 2 .315 .376 .457 .833
June   18 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 6 0 0 1 .167 .286 .167 .452
July   35 9 0 0 3 7 4 3 6 0 0 1 .257 .333 .514 .848
Career   145 41 7 0 5 17 14 12 34 0 0 4 .283 .354 .434 .789
Home   64 18 3 0 3 11 9 9 12 0 0 2 .281 .387 .469 .855
Road   81 23 4 0 2 6 5 3 22 0 0 2 .284 .326 .407 .733
Grass   145 41 7 0 5 17 14 12 34 0 0 4 .283 .354 .434 .789
Day   59 15 0 0 2 6 7 6 17 0 0 2 .254 .343 .356 .699
Night   86 26 7 0 3 11 7 6 17 0 0 2 .302 .362 .488 .850
As Starter   144 40 7 0 5 17 14 11 34 0 0 4 .278 .346 .431 .776
As Reliever / Substitution   1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2015 Thunder Bay - GLBL 27 129 351 86 10 4 9 38 34 21 7 2 86 11 4 .245 .299 .373 .672 105 112 3.3
2016 Thunder Bay - GLBL 28 140 571 133 23 2 10 42 58 26 9 3 133 13 6 .233 .276 .333 .609 86 89 2.7
2017 Thunder Bay - GLBL 29 135 496 111 17 2 9 43 48 30 7 3 136 14 0 .224 .276 .321 .597 85 87 3.5
2018 Thunder Bay - GLBL 30 134 491 118 15 1 8 32 49 37 4 2 142 14 3 .240 .298 .324 .622 90 90 3.3
2019 Thunder Bay - GLBL 31 133 497 117 13 4 5 36 42 24 10 0 123 13 4 .235 .284 .308 .592 86 88 3.0
2020 Thunder Bay - GLBL 32 141 497 110 15 2 12 40 48 24 9 2 144 10 6 .221 .269 .332 .601 89 93 4.3
2021 Windsor - GLBL 33 56 139 31 7 2 1 10 9 14 0 1 39 4 1 .223 .292 .324 .616 73 81 0.6
Total GLBL 868 3042 706 100 17 54 241 288 176 46 13 803 79 24 .232 .283 .329 .613 89 92 20.7
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2021 Leamington - AAA 33 39 145 41 7 0 5 17 14 12 4 0 34 7 1 .283 .354 .434 .789 146 153 0.0
Total GAAA 39 145 41 7 0 5 17 14 12 4 0 34 7 1 .283 .354 .434 .789 146 153
CAREER POSTSEASON BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2015 Thunder Bay - GLBL 27 7 12 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .083 .154 .083 .237 0 0 0.0
2017 Thunder Bay - GLBL 29 11 36 8 1 0 0 3 2 2 0 0 7 0 0 .222 .263 .250 .513 0 0 0.0
Total GLBL 18 48 9 1 0 0 3 4 3 0 0 8 0 0 .188 .235 .208 .444 39 46
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2015 Thunder Bay - ML LF 8 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 19.2 0.46 +0.0 1.042
2015 Thunder Bay - ML CF 73 61 133 2 0 136 1 .993 534.2 2.27 +5.1 1.052
2015 Thunder Bay - ML RF 22 22 30 3 0 33 0 1.000 205.0 1.45 +2.5 1.130
2016 Thunder Bay - ML CF 140 140 291 3 0 296 2 .993 1225.1 2.16 +4.4 1.020
2017 Thunder Bay - ML CF 133 132 410 5 1 417 2 .995 1168.1 3.20 +10.2 1.032
2017 Thunder Bay - ML RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 3.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2018 Thunder Bay - ML CF 134 134 316 5 2 323 2 .994 1183.1 2.44 +8.2 1.034
2019 Thunder Bay - ML CF 131 131 337 7 2 345 1 .997 1177.2 2.63 +7.9 1.031
2020 Thunder Bay - ML SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.2 0.00 0.0 .000
2020 Thunder Bay - ML CF 140 140 333 10 2 345 2 .994 1192.2 2.59 +17.7 1.071
2021 Windsor - ML LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 3.1 0.00 0.0 .000
2021 Leamington - AAA LF 2 2 4 0 0 4 0 1.000 17.0 2.12 +0.1 1.044
2021 Windsor - ML CF 38 34 89 2 0 92 1 .989 301.2 2.71 +1.9 1.027
2021 Leamington - AAA CF 37 36 76 4 1 80 0 1.000 325.2 2.21 +3.1 1.054
2021 Windsor - ML RF 3 1 4 0 0 4 0 1.000 12.0 3.00 +0.2 1.057
TOTAL SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.2 0.00 0.0 .000
TOTAL LF 11 2 5 0 0 5 0 1.000 40.0 1.13 +0.2 1.044
TOTAL CF 826 808 1985 38 8 2034 11 .995 7109.1 2.56 +58.4 1.039
TOTAL RF 27 23 34 3 0 37 0 1.000 220.0 1.51 +2.7 1.121
PLAYER HISTORY
01/01/2015 Drafted in the 2015 inaugural draft (Round 17, Pick 10, 202nd overall pick) by the Thunder Bay Caribou.
05/01/2015 Wins the GLBL CAN Rookie of the Month Award.
06/01/2015 Wins the GLBL CAN Rookie of the Month Award.
06/21/2015 Was selected to the 2015 Great Lakes Baseball League All-Star Game.
09/20/2015 Wins the 2015 GLBL Championship with the Thunder Bay Caribou.
10/02/2015 Wins the 2015 GLBL CAN Lake Huron Rookie Award.
10/14/2015 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $550,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2016 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 3 (3); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 2 (2).
04/01/2016 Injured (bruised hip), day-to-day for 3 days.
10/19/2016 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $550,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2017 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 3 (3); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 3 (3).
07/19/2017 Injured (sore thumb), day-to-day for 3 days.
09/23/2017 Wins the 2017 GLBL CAN Flashing Leather Award at RF.
10/13/2017 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $4,500,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2018 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 3 (3); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 3 (3).
10/13/2018 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $6,250,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2019 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 3 (3); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 2 (3).
09/30/2019 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $8,000,000 with the Thunder Bay Caribou organization.
01/01/2020 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 3 (3); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 2 (3).
06/07/2020 Was selected to the 2020 Great Lakes Baseball League All-Star Game.
10/03/2020 Wins the 2020 GLBL CAN Flashing Leather Award at CF.
10/23/2020 Was not offered arbitration and became a free agent.
01/01/2021 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 2 (2); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 2 (2).
03/18/2021 Signed a minor league contract with Windsor Vigilantes organization.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year GS Rank
2016 140 1
2018 134 8
2020 140 6
Year PA Rank
2016 609 2
Year AB Rank
2016 571 2
Year H Rank
2016 133 9
Year K Rank
2016 133 6
2017 136 5
2018 142 4
2019 123 5
2020 144 3
Year 3B Rank
2015 4 6
2019 4 5
Year SB Rank
2015 11 7
2016 13 5
2017 14 8
2018 14 10
Year IBB Rank
2018 7 4
Year HP Rank
2016 9 6
2019 10 2
2020 9 5
Year WAR Rank
2020 4.2 9
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