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Freddie BynumTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 2000-2012 MLB Years: 2005-2008
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Played in Japan
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

Positions2B-398, SS-314, OF-119, LF-45, 3B-37, CF-9, RF-8, DH-7, 1B-6Position when DraftedIFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFreddie Lee Bynum
Height6-1Weight180BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 15,1980 [38.037]PlaceWilson,North Carolina
High SchoolBeddingfield (Wilson,NC)
CollegePitt Community College (Greenville,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (60th overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$500,000Signing ScoutsBilly OwensService Time2.035 (2007)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-OAK-#7 ... 2002-OAK-#8 ... 2003-OAK-#9
MLB DebutAugust 30,2005 [25.168]
OrganizationsOAK [6] BAL [2] CHN [1] SLN [1] WAS [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID4752Retrosheet IDbynuf001MLBAM ID425503
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed78Power38Contact37XBH40RBIs37Runs73Hitting48Durability52Team.493Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Vancouver CanadiansNwstA-oak8ss207228152721011262212315853003.256.341.310.6518712320.320.054.199.3039.6918.131.870.31281.0016.67
2001Modesto A'sCalifA+oak8ss-2b21120440591151972462811419514108.261.325.350.67515428487.328.089.220.3018.4219.512.320.41220.0024.35
2002Visalia OaksCalifA+oak-2b2213553983165265356412164116715319.306.385.390.77521034628.383.084.239.34810.1918.471.810.48179.6720.61
2003Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak72b231144466912216824520848119711135.274.353.359.71216026513.368.085.220.3199.3623.202.480.39223.0021.31
2004Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak5of24652653871134122187245625101.268.332.358.6909518297.335.090.223.3088.0818.862.330.34265.0025.35
2004Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-of-ss246625842731122262141961311008.283.339.364.7039415291.364.081.221.3146.5320.963.210.69129.0020.55
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13152380144246348391143117516109.275.336.361.69718933588.349.086.222.3117.3119.902.720.51174.3322.92
2005Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak70ss-of2510237856105169240237388337213.278.347.384.73114527428.349.106.249.3248.8819.392.180.47189.0025.71
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak492b2577021001000300000.286.286.429.715317.500.143.143.3060.0042.860.000.000.0050.00
2006Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-2b-of26622350003001300000.227.261.227.4885023.263.000.045.2244.3513.043.000.000.000.00
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn42b-lf26711362035554128494412002.257.308.456.7646214148.352.199.294.3276.0829.734.892.7034.0040.00
2007Delmarva ShorebirdsSALAbal-of2711000000101000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0002.000.35650.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Frederick KeysCaroA+bal-of-2b27517340102001410000.235.316.353.6696119.308.118.176.3015.2621.054.000.000.0025.00
2007Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-ss2713000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2007Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         721340102102610000.190.292.286.5786124.267.096.238.2688.3325.003.000.000.0025.00
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3,42lf-ss2770962125822118123021002.260.290.448.7384312101.359.188.281.3171.9829.7015.001.9848.0048.00
2008Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-ss28620471113011301000.350.381.6501.03113322.375.300.300.4364.5513.643.004.5520.0042.86
2008Norfolk TidesILAAAbal43b283713015324301581203903211.246.342.323.665427155.344.077.285.30212.9025.161.950.000.0021.88
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         4315019395411882214204211.260.347.367.7145510177.349.107.287.31911.8623.732.000.56150.0025.64
2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3ss2840112132031082353113002.179.220.223.443254121.247.044.080.2034.1325.626.200.000.0020.00
2009Gulf Coast NationalsGCLRkwas-ss29413250001101200000.385.429.385.8145014.455.000.154.3707.1414.292.000.000.000.00
2009Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas8ss296622429541012139495036106.241.278.321.5997213243.301.080.143.2683.7020.585.560.82112.0024.07
2009Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas-ss2938130013101000000.375.444.7501.194619.286.375.625.50211.110.000.0011.118.0033.33
2009Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         732453262101317114115236106.253.292.339.6318314266.309.086.159.2814.1419.554.731.1381.6722.58
2010Orix BuffaloesJap PacIntl--301629542001000900000.138.138.207.3456229.200.069.069.1490.0031.030.000.000.0050.00
2011Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln112b3175226305611232141164914102.248.299.354.6538016248.303.106.190.2906.4519.763.061.2175.3328.57
2012Somerset PatriotsAtlInd-83211242158116246243264367958130.276.339.375.71415832471.334.099.238.3147.6416.772.190.42210.5027.59
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter18835154821786321881610846006.234.275.379.65413331377.321.145.219.0004.2428.656.751.5958.5037.80
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter8783271486889137442032219777316740337012646.272.341.359.70011742013702.344.087.220.0008.5419.992.340.54163.5522.61
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter2891022147274421681085713952357255214.268.333.364.697372661154.339.096.232.0008.2320.362.470.69127.7524.09
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter252958140254401468347208223012233312.265.330.355.685340601078.342.090.204.0007.6121.342.800.56159.6723.62
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2609961452844513510469321062159194117.285.358.371.729370631134.358.086.230.0009.3518.962.030.44199.2022.18
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000101000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0002.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7228152721011262212315853003.256.341.310.6518712320.320.054.199.0009.6918.131.870.31281.0016.67
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter413250001101200000.385.429.385.8145014.455.000.154.0007.1414.292.000.000.000.00
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11242158116246243264367958130.276.339.375.71415832471.334.099.238.0007.6416.772.190.42210.5027.59
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1629542001000900000.138.138.207.3456229.200.069.069.0000.0031.030.000.000.0050.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter110208344511321910476134004.216.252.327.5796816222.297.111.173.0003.1527.488.710.90104.0035.56
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter711362035554128494412002.257.308.456.7646214148.352.199.294.0006.0829.734.892.7034.0040.00
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter77021001000300000.286.286.429.715317.500.143.143.0000.0042.860.000.000.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623024771157528167149335005.234.275.379.65411527325.321.145.219.0004.2428.656.751.5958.5037.80
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260490164258459361458137613218.272.341.359.70021737683.344.087.220.0008.5419.992.340.54163.5522.61

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2000Vancouver Canadians NwstA-oak20SS68--1142052935348319.9174.69------7294.489.5
2001Modesto A's CalifA+oak21SS68--831442025247227.9193.34------12056.748.6
2001Modesto A's CalifA+oak212B53--1251242125270249.9224.70------12044.237.9
2001Modesto A's CalifA+oak213B5--28--10101.0002.00------1204.23.6
2002Visalia Oaks CalifA+oak222B134--2883643673688652.9484.87------13599.395.0
2003Midland RockHounds TexAAoak232B116--2493673075646616.9545.31------114101.896.7
2003Midland RockHounds TexAAoak23SS8--1122363633.9174.13------1147.06.7
2003Midland RockHounds TexAAoak233B2---2--221.0001.00------1141.81.7
2004Midland RockHounds TexAAoak24OF62--128321133131.9852.11------6595.444.3
2004Midland RockHounds TexAAoak242B4--56-311111.0002.75------656.22.9
2004Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak24OF31--581--59591.0001.90------6647.021.5
2004Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak24SS19--2349357572.9603.79------6628.813.2
2004Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak243B12--417412521.8401.75------6618.28.3
2004Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak242B11--1117132928.9662.55------6616.77.6
2005Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25SS22--2847888375.9043.41------10221.615.3
2005Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25OF17--170431177174.98310.24------10216.711.8
2005Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak252B1--11--221.0002.00------1021.00.7
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak252B3-5-------------742.91.9
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25LF1-21---111.0001.000.50-----714.30.6
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25CF1194---441.0004.000.44-----714.30.6
2006Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn262B3--44-1881.0002.67------650.02.1
2006Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn26OF2--3---331.0001.50------633.31.4
2006Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn26SS1--2---221.0002.00------616.70.7
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn262B15141173432577166.9304.400.56-----7121.19.3
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26LF1378019-2-2119.9051.460.24-----7118.38.0
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26RF81266---661.0000.750.23-----7111.34.9
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26CF2-62---221.0001.000.33-----712.81.2
2007Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal27OF1--2---221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2007Frederick Keys CaroA+bal27OF2--8---881.0004.00------540.01.4
2007Frederick Keys CaroA+bal272B2--38121211.9175.50------540.01.4
2007Frederick Keys CaroA+bal27SS1---1--111.0001.00------520.00.7
2007Bowie Baysox EastAAbal27SS1--14-1551.0005.00------1100.00.7
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27LF239100272--29291.0001.260.29-----7032.914.2
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27SS157661316123029.9671.930.44-----7021.49.3
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27DH7---------------7010.04.3
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27CF65419---991.0001.500.22-----708.63.7
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal272B421827--991.0002.250.50-----705.72.5
2008Bowie Baysox EastAAbal28SS4--811-419191.0004.75------666.72.8
2008Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal283B17--630444036.9002.12------3745.912.0
2008Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal28OF4--511-76.8571.50------3710.82.8
2008Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal28SS4--810242018.9004.50------3710.82.8
2008Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal282B3--811132019.9506.33------378.12.1
2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28SS37322835681528142137.9653.700.48-----4092.523.0
2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal282B1-4-------------402.50.6
2009Gulf Coast Nationals GCLRkwas29SS3--16--771.0002.33------475.05.5
2009Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas29SS61--891661839273255.9344.18------6692.443.0
2009Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas29SS2--3622119.8184.50------366.71.4
2011Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln312B48--101145740253246.9725.13------7564.033.6
2011Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln31LF8--171-118181.0002.25------7510.75.6
2011Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln311B6--515-656561.0009.33------758.04.2
2011Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln313B1---------------751.30.7
MLB Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS52393496997630172166.9653.190.48-----520.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF37161824722-5149.9611.320.27-----370.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B23161443639578075.9383.260.52-----230.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF965615---15151.0001.670.27-----90.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF81266---661.0000.750.23-----80.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH7---------------70.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B66--125178947312303.9714.59------660.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF54--236641246242.9844.48------540.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS48--641121519191176.9213.67------480.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B30--1047856557.8771.90------300.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF8--171-118181.0002.25------80.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B6--515-656561.0009.33------60.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B120--2543733078657627.9545.23------1200.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS74--1092032150333312.9374.22------740.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF62--128321133131.9852.11------620.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B2---2--221.0001.00------20.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B189--41649658100970912.9404.83------1890.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS69--831452025248228.9193.30------690.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B5--28--10101.0002.00------50.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--8---881.0004.00------20.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS68--1142052935348319.9174.69------680.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS3--16--771.0002.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2000Vancouver Canadians NwstA-oak20----68------
2001Modesto A's CalifA+oak21---53685-----
2002Visalia Oaks CalifA+oak22---134-------
2003Midland RockHounds TexAAoak23---11682-----
2004Midland RockHounds TexAAoak24---4-----62-
2004Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak24---111912---31-
2005Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25---122----17-
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25---3--11---
2006Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn26---31----2-
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26---15--1328--
2007Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal27---------1-
2007Frederick Keys CaroA+bal27---21----2-
2007Bowie Baysox EastAAbal27----1------
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27---415-236--7
2008Bowie Baysox EastAAbal28----4------
2008Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal28---3417---4-
2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28---137------
2009Gulf Coast Nationals GCLRkwas29----3------
2009Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas29----61------
2009Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas29----2------
2011Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln31--648-18----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor2211416610021031000002.146.205.171.3767144.194.025.1226.8222.733.330.000.0016.67
2003Mesa Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor231653171762191181700000.321.410.566.97630961.457.245.39613.1127.872.131.6453.0052.94
2006Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB262351171963196051210000.373.439.6671.106341057.474.294.5108.7721.052.401.7551.0052.63
2007Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2727502930032031902000.180.226.240.46612355.290.060.1605.4534.556.330.000.0033.33
2008Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2836010000001000000.167.286.167.453107.167.000.16714.290.000.000.000.000.00
2009Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29811110101000200000.091.091.273.3643111.111.182.1820.0018.180.000.000.00100.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs279423237211121112700002.245.324.394.7183710105.333.149.27710.4825.712.450.9594.0043.48
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs621182030941138093312000.254.313.424.7375014130.345.170.3146.9225.383.670.77118.0046.67

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2000Northwest League All-Star Team (SS)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-02-21Released by White Sox 
2009-12-28ContractSigned by White Sox 
2008-12-13ContractSigned by Nationals to minor league contract 
2008-05-08InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-03-29InjuredDisabled -- Right knee surgery 
2008-01-22ContractSigned by Orioles (1-year) 
2007-08-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-07-07InjuredDisabled -- Hamstring 
2006-08-21InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-06-25InjuredDisabled -- right shoulder inflammation 
2006-03-31TradeTraded by Athletics to Cubs 
2000-06-19Contractsigned 
* 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 Athletics-20500,000-------500,000Signing Bonus out of 2000 Draft (2nd round - 60th overall)
2005Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25300,000-79435-2,189,055300,000800,000
2006Chicago CubsTeam Payroll26327,500-7342892,365,072327,0001,127,500
2007Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll27380,0002.03573735-2,459,737380,0001,507,500
2008Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll28390,000-75326-2,696,252390,0001,897,500
* 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