John Milner Stats

John Milner was born on Wednesday, December 28, 1949, in Atlanta, Georgia. Milner was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 15, 1971, with the New York Mets. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive John Milner baseball stats page.

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John "The Hammer" Milner Autograph on a 1981 Fleer (#386)

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Birth Name:
John David Milner
Nickname:
The Hammer
Born On:
12-28-1949  (Capricorn)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Atlanta, Georgia
Year of Death Data Died On:
01-04-2000 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
East Point, Georgia
Cemetery:
College Park Cemetery, College Park, Georgia
High School:
South Fulton High School (East Point, GA)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
6-00
Player Weight Chart Weight:
185
First Game:
09-15-1971 (Age 21)
Last Game:
10-03-1982
Draft:
1968 : 14th Round (301st)
John Milner

John Milner Pitching Stats

G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
- - Did Not Pitch - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
John Milner

John Milner Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1971 22 Mets 9 18 1 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .222
1972 23 Mets 117 362 52 86 12 2 17 0 38 51 1 74 5 0 5 8 .238 .340 .423
1973 24 Mets 129 451 69 108 12 3 23 2 72 62 6 84 0 5 1 15 .239 .329 .432
1974 25 Mets 137 507 70 128 19 0 20 0 63 66 9 77 0 3 0 18 .252 .337 .408
1975 26 Mets 91 220 24 42 11 0 7 0 29 33 4 22 0 0 2 5 .191 .302 .336
1976 27 Mets 127 443 56 120 25 4 15 3 78 65 1 53 0 3 0 12 .271 .362 .447
1977 28 Mets 131 388 43 99 20 3 12 0 57 61 7 55 0 4 0 9 .255 .353 .415
1978 29 Pirates 108 295 39 80 17 0 6 2 38 34 6 25 0 4 0 6 .271 .342 .390
1979 30 Pirates 128 326 52 90 9 4 16 2 60 53 6 37 0 6 1 5 .276 .373 .475
1980 31 Pirates 114 238 31 58 6 0 8 0 34 52 2 29 1 1 0 5 .244 .378 .370
1981 32 Pirates 34 59 6 14 1 0 2 0 9 5 0 3 1 1 0 2 .237 .292 .356
1981 32 Expos 31 76 6 18 5 0 3 0 9 12 2 6 0 0 0 1 .237 .341 .421
1982 33 Expos 26 28 1 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 2 0 1 0 1 .107 .212 .107
1982 33 Pirates 33 25 5 6 2 0 2 1 8 6 1 3 0 0 1 0 .240 .406 .560
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
12 Years 1,215 3,436 455 855 140 16 131 10 498 504 45 473 7 28 10 87 .249 .344 .413
John Milner

John Milner Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1971 Mets LF 3 3 69 9 3.0 9 8 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.52
1972 Mets 1B 10 10 255 79 7.9 79 73 6 0 9 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 8.36
1972 Mets LF 88 81 2,184 168 1.9 164 157 7 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .976 2.03
1972 Mets RF 3 3 78 3 1.0 1 1 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .333 0.35
1973 Mets 1B 95 93 2,496 827 8.7 818 771 47 9 66 n/a n/a n/a .989 8.85
1973 Mets LF 29 29 741 39 1.3 37 33 4 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .949 1.35
1974 Mets 1B 133 131 3,561 1,231 9.3 1,224 1,147 77 7 103 n/a n/a n/a .994 9.28
1975 Mets 1B 29 23 633 231 8.0 229 204 25 2 21 n/a n/a n/a .991 9.77
1975 Mets CF 2 1 33 2 1.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.64
1975 Mets LF 30 28 726 63 2.1 62 60 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .984 2.31
1976 Mets 1B 12 4 150 46 3.8 46 44 2 0 4 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 8.28
1976 Mets LF 112 111 2,748 200 1.8 197 191 6 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .985 1.94
1977 Mets 1B 87 81 2,145 724 8.3 720 672 48 4 64 n/a n/a n/a .994 9.06
1977 Mets LF 21 19 438 30 1.4 29 27 2 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .967 1.79
1977 Mets RF 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1978 Pirates 1B 28 16 492 185 6.6 182 169 13 3 15 n/a n/a n/a .984 9.99
1978 Pirates LF 68 66 1,428 116 1.7 116 115 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.19
1978 Pirates RF 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1979 Pirates 1B 48 25 810 276 5.8 273 255 18 3 27 n/a n/a n/a .989 9.10
1979 Pirates LF 64 60 1,344 116 1.8 111 109 2 5 1 n/a n/a n/a .957 2.23
1980 Pirates 1B 70 52 1,533 539 7.7 534 502 32 5 48 n/a n/a n/a .991 9.41
1980 Pirates LF 10 8 183 9 0.9 8 8 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .889 1.18
1980 Pirates RF 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1981 Pirates 1B 8 4 144 50 6.3 49 48 1 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .980 9.19
1981 Pirates LF 8 7 174 11 1.4 11 11 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.71
1981 Expos 1B 21 21 495 185 8.8 181 165 16 4 14 n/a n/a n/a .978 9.87
1982 Expos 1B 5 2 78 25 5.0 25 23 2 0 4 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 8.65
1982 Pirates 1B 1 0 3 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1B Totals 547 462 12,795 4,399 8.0 4,361 4,074 287 38 378 n/a n/a n/a .991 9.20
LF Totals 433 412 10,035 761 1.8 744 719 25 17 4 n/a n/a n/a .978 2.00
RF Totals 6 3 90 3 0.5 1 1 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .333 0.30
CF Totals 2 1 33 2 1.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.64
12 Years 988 878 22,953 5,165 5.2 5,108 4,796 312 57 382 n/a n/a n/a .989 6.01
John Milner

John Milner Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1971 Mets 0 0 .000 6 0 n/a 0.0 6.0 18.0 - - -
1972 Mets 2 1 .667 19 0 n/a 21.3 4.9 9.5 - - -
1973 Mets 1 1 .500 6 0 n/a 19.6 5.4 6.3 - - -
1974 Mets 10 2 .833 3 2 n/a 25.4 6.6 8.0 - - -
1975 Mets 1 1 .500 37 1 n/a 31.4 10.0 7.6 - - -
1976 Mets 0 7 .000 12 0 n/a 29.5 8.4 5.7 - - -
1977 Mets 6 2 .750 25 1 n/a 32.3 7.1 6.8 - - -
1978 Pirates 5 0 1.000 22 0 n/a 49.2 11.8 7.8 - - -
1979 Pirates 3 5 .375 32 0 n/a 20.4 8.8 5.4 - - -
1980 Pirates 2 2 .500 40 3 n/a 29.8 8.2 7.0 - - -
1981 Pirates 0 0 .000 22 1 n/a 29.5 19.7 6.6 - - -
1981 Expos 0 1 .000 10 0 n/a 25.3 12.7 8.4 - - -
1982 Expos 0 0 .000 21 0 n/a 0.0 14.0 14.0 - - -
1982 Pirates 1 0 1.000 32 0 n/a 12.5 8.3 3.1 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
12 Years 31 22 .585 287 8 n/a 26.2 7.3 6.9 - - -
John Milner

John Milner Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1971 New York Mets 28 $13,750.00 - -
1972 New York Mets 28 $17,500.00 - -
1973 New York Mets 28 $25,000.00 - Stats
1974 New York Mets 28 $40,000.00 - -
1975 New York Mets 28 $50,000.00 - -
1976 New York Mets 28 $60,000.00 - -
1977 New York Mets 28 $85,000.00 - -
1978 Pittsburgh Pirates 34 $90,000.00 - -
1979 Pittsburgh Pirates 34 $90,000.00 - Stats
1980 Pittsburgh Pirates 34 $90,000.00 - -
1981 Pittsburgh Pirates 34 Undetermined - -
1981 Montreal Expos 5 Undetermined - -
1982 Montreal Expos 5 Undetermined - -
1982 Pittsburgh Pirates 34 Undetermined - -


Did you know that John Milner had a Major League record twelve plate appearances in a game on September 11, 1974 ? The twenty-five inning marathon at Shea Stadium allowed both Milner and teammate Felix Millan to enter the Plate Appearance Record Book - a Major League record that still stands to this day (since tied in the American League).

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