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Eric ByrnesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1995-2010 MLB Years: 2000-2010
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsLF-577, OF-448, CF-287, RF-115, DH-18Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEric James Byrnes
Height6-2Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 16,1976 [42.065]PlaceRedwood City,California
High SchoolSt. Francis (Mountain View,CA)
CollegeUCLA (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 8th round (225th overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 4th round (130th overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 38th round (1056th overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsRick MagnanteService Time7.075 (2008)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-OAK-#10 ... 2002-MLB-#91 ... 2002-OAK-#2
MLB DebutAugust 22,2000 [24.188]
OrganizationsOAK [8] ARI [4] BAL [1] COL [1] SEA [1] Awards6Awards Voting1-43
TBC Player ID1066Retrosheet IDbyrne001MLBAM ID291565
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed85Power71Contact74XBH79RBIs62Runs76Hitting59Durability54Team.529Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995UCLACollegeFrlf-cf19562384577112935185163800000.324.366.500.86611922254.356.176.298.3796.3014.962.383.5426.4428.57
1996UCLACollegeSolf-cf20622253276211856142174100000.338.384.547.93112330242.386.209.338.4027.0216.942.413.3128.1339.47
1997UCLACollegeJrlf-cf216727795922411760191394200000.332.415.6101.02516942316.344.278.484.44012.3413.291.085.3816.2945.65
1998UCLACollegeSrlf-cf225724463811921452304324200000.332.409.5981.00714635276.356.266.504.43211.5915.221.315.0717.4343.21
1998Southern Oregon TimberjacNwstA-oak-of2242169365310273161161620113.314.378.521.8998819188.313.207.331.3888.518.511.003.7224.1435.85
1998Visalia OaksCalifA+oak-of2229108264692421111181510202.426.504.6571.1617115129.462.231.491.49513.9511.630.833.1027.0032.61
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         7127762991941152172343130315.357.429.5741.00315934317.370.217.394.43210.739.780.913.4725.1834.34
1999Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-of2396365861232816662885837907214.337.433.468.90117135439.356.131.345.40013.218.430.641.3760.8328.46
1999Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak5of2343164253914012263173232305.238.316.341.6575615189.284.103.226.2988.9916.931.880.53164.0038.46
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1395291111624217883411756912210219.306.398.429.82722750628.335.123.308.36911.9410.990.921.1175.5730.86
2000Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak5of246725949782525372111433812605.301.395.471.86612232311.329.170.375.37913.8312.220.881.6151.8041.03
2000Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-of24672435581231947125313021203.333.410.547.95713333279.350.214.370.41311.1110.750.973.2327.0040.74
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13450210415948314843316746833808.317.402.508.91025565590.339.191.373.39512.5411.530.922.3735.8640.88
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22rf-dh241010530000210110000.300.364.300.6643011.333.000.100.3140.009.090.000.000.000.00
2001Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-of251004158112023220512533366527110.289.343.499.84220745462.298.210.342.3577.1414.292.004.3320.7537.50
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22lf-rf251938991035104610000.237.326.500.82619443.207.263.395.3539.3013.951.506.9812.6744.44
2002Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak22of26311191631704165171500002.261.302.420.7225011126.270.159.252.3155.5611.902.143.1729.7535.48
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22lf2690942423423113041731203.245.291.426.717409104.263.181.255.3083.8516.354.252.8831.3339.13
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22cf-lf27121414641092791251102427120243.263.333.459.79219048460.291.196.316.3399.1315.431.692.6134.5044.04
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22lf28143569911613932073171461111205011.283.347.467.81426662632.318.184.293.3527.2817.562.413.1628.4538.51
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22lf2959192305115272422142771101.266.336.474.8109124215.277.208.281.3516.5112.561.933.2627.4347.06
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol35rf29155321020052071100001.189.283.226.50912260.238.037.208.24211.6718.331.570.000.0020.00
2005Totals for MLB-MLB         1264124993243104072327183107.226.294.371.66515337456.250.145.235.2947.0215.572.222.1941.2039.78
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal15lf295216717327131130113312005.192.246.299.5455011181.221.107.192.2436.0818.233.001.6655.6734.38
2005Totals for MLB-MLB         1264124993243104072327183107.226.294.371.66515337456.250.145.235.2947.0215.572.222.1941.2039.78
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari22cf301435628215037326792533488523212.267.313.482.79527166606.275.215.315.3375.6114.522.594.2921.6244.00
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari22lf31160626103179308218350757981014512.286.353.460.81328859698.309.174.334.3538.1714.041.723.0129.8132.96
2008Visalia OaksCalifA+ari-of32312110000001410000.083.214.083.2971014.125.000.083.1677.1428.574.000.000.000.00
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari22lf3252206284313162344163620005.209.272.369.6417620224.226.160.238.2847.1416.072.252.6834.3346.51
2009Reno AcesPCLAAAari-lf33166814197129105410100.279.333.500.833341075.270.221.309.3576.675.330.802.6734.0052.63
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari22lf3384239265414183193123032204.226.270.393.6639423258.227.167.243.2884.6511.632.503.1029.8842.59
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1lf341532132000106900001.094.237.156.3935238.130.062.281.20115.7923.681.500.000.0066.67
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter96332024828271913010939612923253538479191158.258.320.439.75914053303530.279.181.293.0007.1715.242.133.0929.3839.90
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter494192238959114611583001153322925725729444.307.383.485.8689332152212.326.178.340.00010.3511.621.122.6233.1436.38
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter21484516625160435123439761158310115.297.357.502.85942499942.306.205.335.0008.0712.211.513.7224.1439.44
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1104237411739265927146070449010.277.365.421.78617847500.312.144.317.00012.0014.001.171.2070.5040.17
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter128485113170373108739977561109216.351.443.501.94424350582.374.150.371.00013.239.620.731.7248.5029.41
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter42169365310273161161620113.314.378.521.8998819188.313.207.331.0008.518.511.003.7224.1435.85
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter24298423532675648203811210416300000.331.395.566.9615571291088.360.235.411.0009.5614.981.574.4120.5039.57
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter439163323942694136121688171192522059733.261.317.446.7637291681786.275.185.302.0006.6614.112.123.4226.7739.44
Oakland Athletics Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter442131722335686164516435611023326210418.270.336.462.7986091471465.296.192.298.0007.5115.902.123.0729.2741.29
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5216717327131130113312005.192.246.299.5455011181.221.107.192.0006.0818.233.001.6655.6734.38
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter155321020052071100001.189.283.226.50912260.238.037.208.00011.6718.331.570.000.0020.00
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1532132000106900001.094.237.156.3935238.130.062.281.00015.7923.681.500.000.0066.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625398113932518672244391823210.258.320.439.75923656594.279.181.293.0007.1715.242.133.0929.3839.90
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626301281944841998381175848210114.307.383.485.86830671725.326.178.340.00010.3511.621.122.6233.1436.38

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Southern Oregon Timberjacks NwstA-oak22OF40--6721-7069.9861.73------4295.252.6
1998Visalia Oaks CalifA+oak22OF29--5643-6360.9522.07------29100.020.7
1999Modesto A's CalifA+oak23OF96--1331061149143.9601.49------96100.068.6
1999Midland RockHounds TexAAoak23OF41--5915-6560.9231.46------4395.329.3
2000Midland RockHounds TexAAoak24OF66--11452-121119.9831.80------6798.547.5
2000Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak24OF51--9432-9997.9801.90------6776.135.4
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24RF3-114---441.0001.330.36-----1030.01.9
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24DH2---------------1020.01.2
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24LF1-2-------------1010.00.6
2001Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25OF93--175655186181.9731.95------10093.064.6
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25LF8-347-1-87.8750.880.21-----1942.14.9
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25RF5-313---331.0000.600.10-----1926.33.1
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25DH3---------------1915.81.9
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25CF2-154---441.0002.000.27-----1910.51.2
2002Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak26OF30--6712-7068.9712.27------3196.820.8
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26LF52-15024-1-2524.9600.460.16-----9057.832.1
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26RF22-7519---19191.0000.860.25-----9024.413.6
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26CF10-35101--11111.0001.100.31-----9011.16.2
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26DH5---------------905.63.1
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27CF8277672163221167165.9882.010.25-----12167.850.6
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27LF4431283493--52521.0001.180.18-----12136.427.2
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27RF2-2-------------1211.71.2
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27DH1---------------1210.80.6
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28LF10998871172722181179.9891.640.21-----14376.267.3
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28CF33222156231-6665.9851.970.30-----14323.120.4
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28RF2017154301--31311.0001.550.20-----14314.012.3
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29LF5144388109311113112.9912.200.29-----5986.431.5
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29LF51423829123-9693.9691.820.24-----5298.131.5
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29RF8759191112120.9522.500.34-----1553.34.9
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29RF42275-1-65.8331.250.19-----596.82.5
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29DH4---------------596.82.5
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29LF44339---991.0002.250.27-----1526.72.5
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29CF432511---11111.0002.750.44-----1526.72.5
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29CF221531-1441.0002.000.27-----593.41.2
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29CF1-2-------------521.90.6
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29RF1-1-------------521.90.6
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari30CF1221161042268511274273.9962.240.26-----14385.375.3
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari30LF1234310---10101.0000.830.23-----1438.47.4
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari30RF10108617---17171.0001.700.20-----1437.06.2
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari31LF12311397023994-252248.9842.020.26-----16076.975.9
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari31RF3529251623116665.9851.860.26-----16021.921.6
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari31CF231716950---50501.0002.170.30-----16014.414.2
2008Visalia Oaks CalifA+ari32OF2--5---551.0002.50------366.71.4
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari32LF51504197611-7877.9871.510.18-----5298.131.5
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari32CF1-32---221.0002.000.67-----521.90.6
2009Reno Aces PCLAAAari33LF12--22-1-2322.9571.83------1675.08.4
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari33LF49463859233-9895.9691.940.25-----8458.330.2
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari33CF643814---14141.0002.330.37-----847.13.7
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari33RF544012---12121.0002.400.30-----846.03.1
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari33DH3---------------843.61.9
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34LF1088328---28281.0002.800.34-----1566.76.2
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34CF1-2-------------156.70.6
MLB Totals for LF - 11 season(s)-   LF565439404390628163950934.9831.650.23-----5650.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 10 season(s)-   CF28724122335871243603599.9932.090.27-----2870.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 9 season(s)-   RF11569737171532179176.9831.530.24-----1150.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH18---------------180.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF174--3361095355346.9751.99------1740.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF12--22-1-2322.9571.83------120.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF107--17367-186179.9621.67------1070.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF127--1941491217208.9591.64------1270.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF40--6721-7069.9861.73------400.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Southern Oregon Timberjacks NwstA-oak22---------40-
1998Visalia Oaks CalifA+oak22---------29-
1999Modesto A's CalifA+oak23---------96-
1999Midland RockHounds TexAAoak23---------41-
2000Midland RockHounds TexAAoak24---------66-
2000Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak24---------51-
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24------1-3-2
2001Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25---------93-
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25------825-3
2002Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak26---------30-
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26------521022-5
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27------44822-1
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28------1093320--
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29------5124-4
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29------5111--
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29------448--
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari30------1212210--
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari31------1232335--
2008Visalia Oaks CalifA+ari32---------2-
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari32------511---
2009Reno Aces PCLAAAari33------12----
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari33------4965-3
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34------101---

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor2330831327401186112700000.325.411.410.82134595.347.085.28912.637.370.581.0583.0018.52
2000Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor243411716315051455162510103.265.356.436.7925110135.295.171.30811.8518.521.563.7023.4032.26
2001Oakland AthleticsDiv SeriesMLB2522000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2002Oakland AthleticsDiv SeriesMLB2621000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2003Oakland AthleticsDiv SeriesMLB27513261002100500000.462.462.5381.0007113.750.076.1540.0038.460.000.000.0016.67
2006Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB301960818304141111401000.300.311.550.86133762.333.250.2671.6122.5814.006.4515.0038.89
2007Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB312060161850471061010003.300.373.583.95635967.304.283.4008.9614.931.675.9715.0050.00
2008Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB321857101430252041110003.246.306.404.71023562.273.158.2636.4517.742.753.2328.5035.71
2009Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB3310323114006110300001.344.344.469.81315432.379.125.1250.009.380.000.000.0036.36
2010Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB34185561560161251100200.273.323.436.75924762.311.163.2368.0617.742.201.6155.0046.67
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs64200295890632116283210103.290.378.425.8038515230.319.135.30012.1713.911.142.6133.3325.86
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs852644376210113864164921207.288.331.492.82313032285.316.204.2735.6117.193.063.8624.0042.11
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs916261002100700000.375.375.438.8137116.667.063.1250.0043.750.000.000.0016.67

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
19951st Team College Freshman All-American (OF) ... Pac-10 Conference All-Conference (OF)2
1997Pac-10 Conference All-Conference (OF)1
1999California League All-Star Team (OF)1
2002Winter League All-Star (OF)1
2004American League Player of the Week (July 26-August 1)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-05-03Released by Mariners 
2009-09-05InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-06-26InjuredDisabled -- Fractured left hand 
2009-06-17ContractSigned by Mariners 
2008-11-14InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-07-22InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2008-07-01InjuredDisabled -- Strained left hamstring 
2008-06-24InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-05-27InjuredDisabled -- Right hamstring strain 
2007-08-07ContractSigned by Diamondbacks (3-year extension) 
2007-02-06ContractSigned by Diamondbacks to avoid arbitration 
2005-12-30ContractSigned by Diamondbacks 
2005-07-30TradeTraded by Rockies to Orioles for Larry Bigbie 
2005-07-13TradeTraded by Athletics with Omar Quinantilla to Rockies for Joe Kennedy and Jay Witasick 
1998-06-12Contractsigned 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2000Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll24175,000-79534-1,394,248200,000175,000
2001Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25200,000-77137-1,897,758200,000375,000
2002Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26200,000-75732-2,011,045200,000575,000
2003Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll27300,000-70331-2,163,527300,000875,000
2004Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll28328,000-60723332,070,100300,0001,203,000
2005Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll292,200,000-291768++2,189,055300,0003,403,000
2005Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll292,200,000-2911368++2,189,055300,0003,403,000
2005Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll292,200,000-2911068++2,189,055300,0003,403,000
2006Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll302,250,000-29210642,365,072327,0005,653,000
2007Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll314,575,000-179578++2,459,737380,00010,228,000
2008Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll326,666,6667.075135486++2,696,252390,00016,894,666
2009Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll3311,666,666-62193++2,746,792400,00028,561,332
2010Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll34400,000-75728-2,812,412400,00028,961,332
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red