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  Glenallen Hill - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Glenallen Hill (born March 22, 1965 in Santa Cruz, California) is a former outfielder in Major League Baseball who played for 13 seasons.
Hill graduated from Santa Cruz High School in 1983, and was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 1983 amateur draft, in the ninth round and 219th overall.
Hill suffered from an intense condition of arachnophobia.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Glenallen_Hill   (568 words)

 Glenallen Hill - BR Bullpen
Hill was a coach for the Visalia Oaks (2004) and Modesto Nuts (2005-2006) and replaced Chad Kreuter as manager of the Nuts in June 2006.
He once was arguing balls and strikes with an umpire, who ordered the pitcher to deliver the next pitch while Hill was standing several feet out of the box.
With a two strike count, Hill jumped into the box while the ball was being delivered and amazingly slapped the ball to right field for a single.
www.baseball-reference.com /bullpen/Glenallen_Hill   (187 words)

 Guide to Scoring Baseball -- Ninth Inning   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Next up is big Glenallen Hill, 1 for 3 on the day with a single in his last at-bat in the seventh inning.
Hill is in scoring position at second base, his team down by three runs.
Hill gets a double, so we draw a line from home to second, putting a small tail at second base to show his progress on the basepaths.
www.frontier.iarc.uaf.edu:8080 /~cswingle/baseball/ninth.php   (692 words)

 Yanks add Cubs' slugger, but his name is Hill
Early last night power-hitting outfielder Glenallen Hill was shipped by the Chicago Cubs to the Bronx for minor-league pitchers Ben Ford and Ozwaldo Mairena.
Hill's presence is mainly to add "a right-handed bat off the bench and at designated hitter.
Hill, who has the second-most pinch-hit home runs (11) of any active player, is under contract through this season, with a club option for 2001.
www.recordonline.com /archive/2000/07/22/yanktrad.htm   (396 words)

 If numbers provide the proof, Hill deserves the playing time
After his second, Hill took a seat in the Yankees' dugout next to a smiling Jose Canseco.
If Hill is in left, David Justice is forced out of the mix.
Hill has nine homers in 47 at bats for the Yankees and is batting.426.
archive.recordonline.com /archive/2000/08/20/gahillap.htm   (377 words)

 Modesto Nuts
November 7, 2006 - DENVER - The Colorado Rockies website is reporting that former Modesto Nuts manager Glenallen Hill has been hired on as the Rockies 1st Base Coach for the 2007 season.
Hill has coached in Modesto for the last two seasons.
Glenallen was also in the running for the Rockies Hitting Coach position, a spot he occupied here in Modesto in 2005 and part of 2006 before being promoted to manager.
modestonuts.com /news/?id=8158   (148 words)

 USATODAY.com - AL West   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
The Angels traded a minor leaguer to the Yankees for Hill, 36, on March 28 after deciding he was a better fit for the club than Jose Canseco, who was released in the final week of spring training.
Hill, who wears a heavy brace on his right knee and can't play anywhere in the field, was out from April 21 to May 29 with injuries to a muscle in his side and a hamstring.
Hill hit.293 with 27 homers in 300 at-bats last season for the Cubs and Yankees.
www.usatoday.com /sports/bbw/2001-06-06/2001-06-06-alwest.htm   (1470 words)

 Hill to the Angels - NYYFans.com Yankees Message Board
Hill, 36, was acquired from the Chicago Cubs last July 16 and hit 16 homers in 132 at-bats for the Yankees, including 10 in his first 51 at-bats.
Hill must be used to this, he seems to get traded a few times every season.
Hill delivered some key hits when the YANKEES were in desperate need of a few runs.
www.nyyfans.com /forums/showthread.php?t=6507   (1805 words)

 Yankees' Hill is Trade Bait - NYYFans.com Yankees Message Board
Hill, who will turn 36 during spring training, had his $1.5 million team option for this year exercised by the Yanks in November.
Acquired July 21 in a trade with the Cubs, Hill was a virtual afterthought in the wake of the arrivals of David Justice and Denny Neagle.
Hill wouldn't get much in return, but would clear some salary in the Yankees' attempt to avoid having the top payroll.
forums.nyyfans.com /showthread.php?t=4634   (952 words)

 Glenallen Hill Stats, Statistics and Fantasy News - RotoWire.com
Hill (strained left oblique) could rejoin the Angels on Tuesday or Wednesday after finishing a rehab stint Monday for Class-A Rancho Cucamonga, the Associated Press reports.
Hill will accompany the Angels to Baltimore Monday instead of beginning a minor league rehab assignment, the L.A. Times reports.
Hill is expected to go on a minor league rehab assignment this week, according the L.A. Times.
www.rotowire.com /baseball/player.htm?ID=3283   (165 words)

 The Bull Pen - Hill in centerfield????
Actually, an even funnier image is Glenallen Hill trying to play CF -- he was awful enough in left.
It was installed to give the feel of an old(er) ballpark, as some older parks had a hill in center.
And near the crest of the hill, they've got a flag pole that is also in the field of play.
www.rotojunkie.com /forums/printthread.php?t=8651   (494 words)

 Rhodes gets redemption   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Then with 47,802 at Safeco Field nervously clearing their throats, Rhodes fanned pinch hitter and former Mariner Glenallen Hill on four pitches, the last one a wicked slider for a called strike.
Hill knew what was coming; he just couldn't do anything about it.
Hill also knows the way back to the dugout, helmet and bat in hand.
seattlepi.nwsource.com /baseball/mside16.shtml   (653 words)

Glenallen Hill, in the lineup as part of New York manager Joe Torre's effort to shake up a moribund offense, broke up a scoreless game with an RBI single and Sojo followed with a two-run double as the Yankees scored three in the sixth.
The hits by Hill and Sojo came with two outs and immediately after an intentional walk to struggling Paul O'Neill, who has not had an extra-base hit since Sept.
Hill was 1-for-12 in the postseason before that single.
www.cincypost.com /sports/2000/yanks100500.html   (650 words)

 Guide to Scoring Baseball -- Fourth Inning   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Glenallen Hill steps into the box 0 for 1 after hitting into a fielder's choice in the first inning.
It's not hit very high in the air and as it flies toward the outfield, Glenallen Hill drifts over, tracking the ball.
The Cubs scoring started in the fifth row of the scorecard, with Glenallen Hill, and after Trachsel struck out, continued at the top of the card in Lance Johnson's row.
www.frontier.iarc.uaf.edu:8080 /~cswingle/baseball/fourth.php   (2126 words)

 MSBL 1999 MSBL Championship Game 1
Some accuse him of being a "head-hunter" but his teammates say it's just being aggressive and today the Marlins got a taste of Pedro's "aggressiveness." After two Marlins had already been hit earlier, GlenAllen Hill took exception after being hit in the 7th inning and was ejected.
Hill never reached the mound as he was cut-off by Detroit's Mike Lieberthal and Jim Thome but both benches cleared and heated discussions between players took place.
Both teams were warned and the game continued but Hill was the lone ejection.
members.tripod.com /~mstrblst/00ChampGm1.htm   (526 words)

 Bleed Cubbie Blue :: Bleacher Reconstruction & Wristband Line Update - February 23
Glenallen Hill's famous rooftop HR (you know, this is one date that stumps me), estimated at over 500 feet, showed up as 471.68 feet.
And the so-called longest HR ever at Wrigley Field, the one Dave Kingman hit as a member of the Mets on April 14, 1976, that landed in front of the fourth house on the east side of Kenmore Avenue, said to be 600 feet, wasn't that -- though close, it was 574.09 feet.
Glenallen Hill was able to hit that towering home run, was his shoes.
www.bleedcubbieblue.com /story/2006/2/23/123052/620   (3640 words)

 ROCKIES TAB FORMER VOL ALAN COCKRELL AS HITTING COACH :: Cockrell has worked for the Rockies organization since 1998
Hill, 41, an outfielder and standout pinch-hitter while playing in 13 Major League seasons, had been a hitting coach for the Rockies at the high Class A level before managing at Modesto the last three months of 2006 after Chad Kreuter was named head baseball coach at Southern Cal.
Hill said he aspired to work as a coach after his playing career, and welcomed the opportunity to break into the Rockies' organization at the Class A level.
The Rockies finished with a total of 87 stolen bases last season and often were guilty of tentativeness and indecision on the basepaths.
utsports.cstv.com /sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/110706aaa.html   (672 words)

 Sports: M's in command; Yanks get even
Glenallen Hill, in the lineup as part of New York manager Joe Torre's effort to shake up a moribund offense, broke a scoreless tie with a run-scoring single, and Luis Sojo followed with a two-run double as the Yankees scored three in the sixth.
Paul O'Neill, a left-hander, was due to bat; he was hitless in 17 at-bats dating to Sept. 27 and hadn't had an extra-base hit since Sept. 6.
The right-handed hitting Hill was on deck, coming off the worst at-bat of any player in this series: Appier, a righty, had closed out the fourth by throwing three sliders to Hill, who had swung and missed badly on all of them.
www.sptimes.com /News/100500/Sports/M_s_in_command_Yanks_.shtml   (835 words)

 CBC Sports Online: Top 10: Bizarre baseball injuries
For Blue Jays outfielder Glenallen Hill, bad dreams brought on a more tangible pain.
Hill tumbled out of bed and crashed into a glass table while having a nightmare about being covered in spiders.
The cuts he sustained caused Hill to likely become the first athlete ever sidelined due to arachnophobic-related injuries.
www.cbc.ca /sports/columns/top10/baseball_injuries.html   (1162 words)

 Oddball injuries - Baseball Fever
Glenallen Hill suffers abrasions sleepwalking through a glass door.
He was forced to miss the remainder of the playoffs which was significant because he had stolen a rookie record 110 bases, was a valuable lead off man and the Cards lost the World Series in seven games to Kansas City.
"Glenallen Hill missed a few games after falling out of his bed while having an arachnophobic dream about spiders.
www.baseball-fever.com /showthread.php?t=3885   (1931 words)

 June, Moon, Spoon, Croon, Floon, Swoon...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Not too unpredictably, Glenallen Hill has started to hit enough for Mike Krukow to declare him "hot." He got himself a couple of hits and a dinger in Atlanta, so I figure the Giants think he's God again.
When I asked how Hill could possibly defend his performance, Greg said, "Well, you know how that sun out of right field makes it hard to see the ball coming out of the pitchers hand, not to mention all those fans in center field wearing white shirts...." I hadn't thought of that.
Richard B. said, "Do they think Hill will catch fire at some point because this is the final year of his contract?" I think they think Hill should be a star, and they're waiting for what they consider an inevitable, long hot streak.
www.eeeeeegp.com /Notes97/Jun97Notes1.html   (8178 words)

 Glenallen Hill | BaseballLibrary.com
Hill May Be In Position Of Power - Potential cleanup hitter now that Williams is gone from sfgate.com (2/26/97)
Hill strokes three singles, a double and a home run, and drives home a pair of runs in the losing effort.
Hill, taking the place of the just-released Canseco, will go 9-for-66, spend five weeks on the DL, and get his release June 1.
www.baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/ballplayers/H/Hill_Glenallen.stm   (651 words)

 The Giants Have Tradition, Position by Position
That means that in those games against lefthanded starters in which a brain-cramped Dusty Baker decides to bat Glenallen Hill third and Bonds fourth, Bonds will walk four times.
He'll have guys like Glenallen Hill, or maybe even J.T. Snow, batting directly behind him, and I think pitchers would walk him even if he didn't bring a bat to the plate.
This man may well be the worst right fielder in team history; even Kevin Mitchell was a less tentative outfielder, though Hill will take the occasional ill-advised risk, such as the one that led to his devastating broken wrist last May. Hill is an outfielder who desperately needs late-inning defensive replacements.
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 seMissourian.com: Story: Verna Smith
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Verna M. Smith, 71, of Marble Hill died Saturday, July 2, 2005, at Elder Care of Marble Hill.
Survivors include three sons, Jimmy Smith of Richwoods, Mo., Bobby Smith and Earl Biesenmeyer, both of Marble Hill; a daughter, Brenda Miles of Kentucky; a sister, Tootie Staley of Crystal City, Mo.; 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband and two brothers.
www.semissourian.com /story/1108386.html   (141 words)

 DenverPost.com - Coaching candidates revealed
They have moved closer to deciding who will be behind the steering wheel, interviewing Ron Jackson, Jose Morales, Glenallen Hill and Alan Cockrell for their vacant hitting instructor position, general manager Dan O'Dowd confirmed Friday.
The Rockies have only talked with candidates by phone at this point and hope to finalize their list in the coming weeks and make a decision by the first week of November.
Morales worked with O'Dowd in Cleveland and Hill and Cockrell are employed in the Rockies' minor- league system.
www.denverpost.com /headlines/ci_4492152   (458 words)

 IGN Boards - Who am i
Glenallen was a monster on ASB for the Nintendo 64.
the two thing i remembe most about glenallen Hill was he called for time the Ump did not grant it to him, he step out of the box the pitch was throw he ran back to the box and hit a double
For me Glenallen Hill will always be the player who got injured dreaming about a spider.
boards.ign.com /baseball/b5104/129392893/p1/?56   (649 words)

 Hill Video - ProSportsDaily Forums
I remember that second clip of hill when he asked for time out and the ump didn't give it to him and he jumped in when the pitcher threw the ball and got a hit.
Hill hitting roof and Dawson sending a ball through the window of the building accross the street are priceless....even sosa sending a ball down the street was great
I didn't know it was humanly possibile to hit the ball that far, but with that type of height also.
www.prosportsdaily.com /forums/showthread.php?t=33913   (509 words)

 Sports: Around the AL
Concerned about nagging injuries and a potential lack of production, Anaheim released the ex-Rays designated hitter Wednesday and replaced him with slugger Glenallen Hill, who was acquired in a trade from the Yankees.
The Angels were hoping Canseco, who has 446 home runs, would fill the power void created by Mo Vaughn's season-ending elbow surgery, but the 36-year-old missed 10 consecutive games this spring because of lower-back and hamstring injuries and another game because of a twinge in his neck.
Canseco, informed of the move during a morning meeting with Scioscia and general manager Bill Stoneman, insisted he could have played regular-season games with the injuries he had this spring.
www.sptimes.com /News/032901/news_pf/Sports/Around_the_AL.shtml   (788 words)

 USATODAY.com - AL West   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
DH Glenallen Hill is hitting just.135 through Sunday, but he isn't worried.
Hill hit.293 with 27 home runs in 300 at-bats last year with the Cubs and Yankees, and the Angels expect similar production.
The Angels released Jose Canseco to make room for Hill during the final week of spring training.
www.usatoday.com /sports/bbw/2001-04-25/2001-04-25-alwest.htm   (1052 words)

 The Ballplayers - Glenallen Hill 1952 | BaseballLibrary.com
Hill‚ taking the place of the just-released Canseco‚ will go 9-for-66‚ spend 5 weeks on the DL‚ and get his release June 1.
Hill strokes 3 singles‚ a double and a HR‚ and drives home a pair of runs in the losing effort.
Jun 27, 1991 - The Indians trade P Tom Candiotti and OF Turner Ward to the Blue Jays in exchange for OF Glenallen Hill
www.baseballlibrary.com /ballplayers/player.php?name=Glenallen_Hill_1965   (759 words)

 Colorado Rockies, Clint Barmes, Clint H. Barmes, Major League Baseball - CBS SportsLine.com
Toronto's Glenallen Hill, in one of the strangest of them all, sustaining cuts and scrapes on his feet, knees and arm during a violent nightmare about spiders.
Hill popped out of bed, bumped into a wall and scrambled up a staircase -- all without waking up.
In Denver, Barmes will take a place aside former Broncos quarterback Brian Griese who, in a five-month span in 2002, sprained his ankle tripping over his dog and was knocked unconscious after tripping on a driveway at Terrell Davis' house.
cbs.sportsline.com /mlb/story/8539759/2   (542 words)

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