1975 Topps Set Card 147/660 – #509 – Dave Hilton, Padres

1975 Topps Set Card 147/660 – #509 – Dave Hilton, Padres

Progress: 147/660

Player Name:  Dave Hilton

Team:  San Diego Padres

Position:  3rd Base, 2nd Base

Image Style:  Posed Batting

Years In The Major Leagues:  4 seasons, 1972-75

Notes From His 1975 Season:  Hilton appeared in just 4 games for the Padres in 1975.  In those games, he had 8 at-bats and did not reach base successfully in any of them.

Notes From Career:  Hilton spent all four years of his career with the Padres.  He is a career .213 hitter with 108 hits to his credit.  Of his 108 hits, Hilton connected for 19 doubles, 3 triples, 6 home runs, and 80 singles.  He also drove in 33 runs in those four seasons while scoring 40 times.

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2 responses to “1975 Topps Set Card 147/660 – #509 – Dave Hilton, Padres

  1. There’s also that curious tidbit on Hilton’s wiki page about his playing ball in Japan–and, whilst there, “inspiring” acclaimed writer Haruki Murakami at a “Yakult Swallows game” to become a late-bloomer author.

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