First Baseman and Catcher
6-2, 230lb (188cm, 104kg)
Detroit Tigers (majors)
August 31, 1989
in Richmond, VA
Draft: Drafted by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the 31st round of the 2008 MLB June Amateur Draft from Goochland HS (Goochland, VA) and the Seattle Mariners in the 4th round of the 2011 MLB June Amateur Draft from University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA).
High School: Goochland HS (Goochland, VA)
School: University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
August 29, 2015
18,602nd in MLB history)
vs. CHW 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Exceeded rookie limits during 2017 season
2019 Contract Status:
Service Time (01/2019): 2.001
Arb Eligible: 2020
Free Agent: 2023
Full Name: John Austin Hicks
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