Sat, 22 Apr 2017 09:47:58 -0700
Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (groin) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday, April 22, with a right groin strain. In a corresponding move, C John Hicks was recalled from Class AAA Toledo.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 06:19:11 -0700
The Detroit Tigers have optioned C John Hicks to Class AAA Toledo. In addition, they have reassigned Ps Ruben Alaniz, Joe Jimenez and Arcenio Leon, RPs Logan Kensing and Edward Mujica, 1B Dominic Ficociello and OFs Anthony Gose and Juan Carlos Perez to minor league camp.
Sun, 27 Sep 2015 11:08:43 -0700
Seattle Mariners C John Hicks against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Jered Weaver Sunday, Sept. 27.
Fantasy Tip: Hicks ($1,800, 3.6% of cap) is just 1-for-27 at the plate this season and should be ignored for FantasyScore purposes.
Mon, 07 Sep 2015 13:24:25 -0700
Seattle Mariners C Jesus Sucre is not in the starting lineup against Texas Rangers SP Yovani Gallardo Monday, Sept. 7. C John Hicks will start at catcher and is batting ninth in the lineup.
Fantasy Tip: Sucre ($1,600, 3.2% of cap) probably is receiving a day off and should return soon. Hicks ($1,800, 3.6% of cap) has gone only 1-for-11 in five games with the Mariners and should be avoided in fantasy owners.
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:38:06 -0700
Seattle Mariners C Mike Zunino was optioned to Class AAA Tacoma Friday, Aug. 28. The team recalled John Hicks from Tacoma.
Fantasy Tip: Hicks and Jesus Sucre ($1,600, 3.2% of cap) will likely share catching duties for now. However, neither are worth owning or using on FantasyScore.
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 09:33:00 -0800
The Seattle Mariners re-assigned Cs John Hicks and Manny Pina, INF Gabriel Noriega, OF Burt Reynolds and Ps Jonathan Arias, Andrew Carraway, Stephen Kohlscheen, Mark Rogers, Chance Ruffin and James Gillheeny to minor league camp Wednesday, March 5.
Fri, 15 Mar 2013 08:46:40 -0700
The Seattle Mariners optioned 3B Alex Liddi to Triple-A Tacoma, and reassigned C John Hicks, C Ronny Paulino and INF Stefen Romero to minor league camp.
Fri, 15 Feb 2013 17:56:27 -0800
Seattle Mariners C John Hicks has done a good job in the early days of camp, and the team loves his athleticism. Manager Eric Wedge noted that Hicks threw out more than 50 percent of base stealers in his first two seasons with Class A Clinton and High Desert. "His athleticism shines through as far as I'm concerned, just the way he moves, the way his body works, the way he runs," Wedge said.
Fri, 11 Jan 2013 20:07:02 -0800
Seattle Mariners highly touted young prospects SS Nick Franklin, P James Paxton, SP Taijuan Walker and C Mike Zunino are among 18 non-roster players invited to Major League Spring Training by the team Friday, Jan. 11. P Jonathan Arias, P Logan Bawcom, P Jeremy Bonderman, SP Andrew Carraway, P Danny Farquhar, C John Hicks, 1B Mike Jacobs, SS Brad Miller, SP D.J. Mitchell, P Brian Moran, INF Stefen Romero and RP Carson Smith are the other players invited to camp.