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Howard Michael Johnson (born November 29, 1960), nicknamed HoJo, is a former Major League Baseball switch hitting third baseman. He is best known for his career in Major League Baseball, where he played for the Detroit Tigers, New York Mets, Colorado Rockies and Chicago Cubs from 1982 to 1995. He is third on the Mets' all-time lists for home runs, runs batted in, doubles, and stolen bases. He also played for the Rockland Boulders of the Canadian-American Association of Professional Baseball. On July 13, 2007, he was promoted from his position as the Mets' first base coach to their hitting coach which he held until the end of the 2010 season. As of 2014, he is the hitting coach of the Seattle Mariners after starting 2013 as the batting instructor for the Tacoma Rainiers, the Mariners' Triple-A affiliate.

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Age: 54
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: One line executive summary

Batting

Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG
1982 DET 54 155 23 49 5 0 4 14 7 16 30 0.316 0.384 0.426
1983 DET 27 66 11 14 0 0 3 5 0 7 10 0.212 0.297 0.348
1984 DET 116 355 43 88 14 1 12 50 10 40 67 0.248 0.324 0.394
1985 NYM 126 389 38 94 18 4 11 46 6 34 78 0.242 0.300 0.393
1986 NYM 88 220 30 54 14 0 10 39 8 31 64 0.245 0.341 0.445
1987 NYM 157 554 93 147 22 1 36 99 32 83 113 0.265 0.364 0.504
1988 NYM 148 495 85 114 21 1 24 68 23 86 104 0.230 0.343 0.422
1989 NYM 153 571 104 164 41 3 36 101 41 77 126 0.287 0.369 0.559
1990 NYM 154 590 89 144 37 3 23 90 34 69 100 0.244 0.319 0.434
1991 NYM 156 564 108 146 34 4 38 117 30 78 120 0.259 0.342 0.535
1992 NYM 100 350 48 78 19 0 7 43 22 55 79 0.223 0.329 0.337
1993 NYM 72 235 32 56 8 2 7 26 6 43 43 0.238 0.354 0.379
1994 COL 93 227 30 48 10 2 10 40 11 39 73 0.211 0.323 0.405
1995 CHC 87 169 26 33 4 1 7 22 1 34 46 0.195 0.330 0.355
Career 1531 4940 760 1229 247 22 228 760 231 692 1053 - - -

Fielding

Year Team G GS Inn PO A E DP Fld%
1982 DET 41 33 292 36 40 7 6 0.916
1983 DET 21 18 130 10 30 7 2 0.851
1984 DET 111 99 839 64 150 14 21 0.939
1985 NYM 120 98 934 78 190 18 27 0.937
1986 NYM 77 52 510 52 136 20 24 0.904
1987 NYM 156 153 1,373 118 305 26 27 0.942
1988 NYM 148 143 1,276 110 274 18 37 0.955
1989 NYM 153 151 1,320 97 217 24 22 0.929
1990 NYM 153 152 1,335 150 335 28 39 0.945
1991 NYM 155 154 1,369 161 264 31 26 0.932
1992 NYM 98 96 841 206 3 4 0 0.981
1993 NYM 68 67 571 52 135 11 11 0.944
1994 COL 63 52 442 97 3 2 0 0.980
1995 CHC 56 39 361 44 65 7 10 0.940
Career 1420 1307 - 1275 2147 217 252 -

Filmography

27 Credits »
2003 Rome Is Burning Himself
2003 The Tim McCarver Show Himself - Guest
1999 ESPN SportsCentury Himself
1991 1991 MLB All-Star Game Himself - NL Third Baseman
1990 Sunday Night Baseball Himself - New York Mets Third Baseman
1989 1989 MLB All-Star Game Himself - NL Third Baseman
1988 1988 National League Championship Series Himself - New York Mets Shortstop 
1986 1986 World Series Himself - New York Mets Third Baseman
1986 1986 National League Championship Series Himself - New York Mets Pinch Hitter

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