Eric Byrnes Stats

Eric Byrnes was born on Monday, February 16, 1976, in Redwood City, California. Byrnes was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on August 22, 2000, with the Oakland Athletics. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Eric Byrnes baseball stats page.

"It's hard to describe the feeling that went through my body at that point (completing the cycle / Box Score ). I just kind of got the chills, especially when I got the ovation." - Eric Byrnes (Post Game Press Conference. ESPN News Network. June 29, 2003 .)
Eric Byrnes

Eric Byrnes Autograph on a 2005 Donruss Classics (#114)
Eric Byrnes Autograph on a 2005 Donruss Classics (#114)

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Birth Name:
Eric James Byrnes ( Twitter : @byrnes22 )
Nickname:
Crash Test Dummy or Pigpen
Born On:
02-16-1976  (Aquarius)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Redwood City, California
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
St. Francis High School (Mountain View, CA)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-02
Player Weight Chart Weight:
205
First Game:
08-22-2000 (Age 24)
Last Game:
05-02-2010
Draft:
1998 : 8th Round (225th)
Eric Byrnes

Eric Byrnes Pitching Stats

G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
- - Did Not Pitch - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
Eric Byrnes

Eric Byrnes Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
2000 24 Athletics 10 10 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .300 .364 .300
2001 25 Athletics 19 38 9 9 1 0 3 0 5 4 0 6 0 0 1 0 .237 .326 .500
2002 26 Athletics 90 94 24 23 4 2 3 0 11 4 0 17 1 2 3 3 .245 .291 .426
2003 27 Athletics 121 414 64 109 27 9 12 0 51 42 4 71 0 2 2 3 .263 .333 .459
2004 28 Athletics 143 569 91 161 39 3 20 0 73 46 0 111 0 5 12 11 .283 .347 .467
2005 29 Athletics 59 192 30 51 15 2 7 0 24 14 0 27 1 1 7 1 .266 .336 .474
2005 29 Rockies 15 53 2 10 2 0 0 0 5 7 0 11 0 0 0 1 .189 .283 .226
2005 29 Orioles 52 167 17 32 7 1 3 0 11 11 0 33 2 0 1 5 .192 .246 .299
2006 30 Diamondbacks 143 562 82 150 37 3 26 0 79 34 2 88 2 3 5 12 .267 .313 .482
2007 31 Diamondbacks 160 626 103 179 30 8 21 0 83 57 5 98 1 4 10 12 .286 .353 .460
2008 32 Diamondbacks 52 206 28 43 13 1 6 1 23 16 0 36 0 0 2 5 .209 .272 .369
2009 33 Diamondbacks 84 239 26 54 14 1 8 0 31 12 0 30 2 2 3 4 .226 .270 .393
2010 34 Mariners 15 32 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 6 0 9 0 0 0 1 .094 .237 .156
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
11 Years 963 3,202 482 827 191 30 109 1 396 253 11 538 9 19 47 58 .258 .320 .439
Eric Byrnes

Eric Byrnes Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
2000 Athletics LF 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
2000 Athletics RF 3 1 33 4 1.3 4 4 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.27
2001 Athletics CF 2 2 45 4 2.0 4 4 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.40
2001 Athletics LF 8 4 102 8 1.0 7 7 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .875 1.85
2001 Athletics RF 5 2 93 3 0.6 3 3 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.87
2002 Athletics CF 10 3 105 11 1.1 11 10 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.83
2002 Athletics LF 52 10 451 25 0.5 24 24 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .960 1.44
2002 Athletics RF 22 6 227 19 0.9 19 19 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.26
2003 Athletics CF 82 77 2,016 167 2.0 165 163 2 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .988 2.21
2003 Athletics LF 44 31 849 52 1.2 52 49 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.65
2003 Athletics RF 2 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
2004 Athletics CF 33 22 646 66 2.0 65 62 3 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .985 2.72
2004 Athletics LF 109 98 2,614 181 1.7 179 172 7 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .989 1.85
2004 Athletics RF 20 17 462 31 1.6 31 30 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.81
2005 Athletics CF 2 2 45 4 2.0 4 3 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.40
2005 Athletics LF 51 44 1,164 113 2.2 112 109 3 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .991 2.60
2005 Athletics RF 4 2 81 6 1.5 5 5 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .833 1.67
2005 Rockies CF 4 3 75 11 2.8 11 11 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.96
2005 Rockies LF 4 4 99 9 2.3 9 9 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.45
2005 Rockies RF 8 7 177 21 2.6 20 19 1 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .952 3.05
2005 Orioles CF 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
2005 Orioles LF 51 42 1,146 96 1.9 93 91 2 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .969 2.19
2005 Orioles RF 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
2006 Diamondbacks CF 123 117 3,153 276 2.2 275 270 5 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .996 2.35
2006 Diamondbacks LF 12 3 129 10 0.8 10 10 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.09
2006 Diamondbacks RF 10 10 258 17 1.7 17 17 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.78
2007 Diamondbacks CF 23 17 507 50 2.2 50 50 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.66
2007 Diamondbacks LF 123 113 2,910 252 2.0 248 239 9 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .984 2.30
2007 Diamondbacks RF 35 29 753 66 1.9 65 62 3 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .985 2.33
2008 Diamondbacks CF 1 0 9 2 2.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 6.00
2008 Diamondbacks LF 51 50 1,260 78 1.5 77 76 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .987 1.65
2009 Diamondbacks CF 6 4 114 14 2.3 14 14 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.32
2009 Diamondbacks LF 49 46 1,158 98 2.0 95 92 3 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .969 2.22
2009 Diamondbacks RF 5 4 120 12 2.4 12 12 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.70
2010 Mariners CF 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
2010 Mariners LF 10 8 249 28 2.8 28 28 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.04
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
LF Totals 565 453 12,137 950 1.7 934 906 28 16 3 n/a n/a n/a .983 2.08
CF Totals 288 247 6,727 605 2.1 601 589 12 4 3 n/a n/a n/a .993 2.41
RF Totals 115 78 2,213 179 1.6 176 171 5 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .983 2.15
11 Years 968 778 21,077 1,734 1.8 1,711 1,666 45 23 8 n/a n/a n/a .987 2.19
Eric Byrnes

Eric Byrnes Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
2000 Athletics 2 1 .667 3 5 2 0.0 10.0 0.0 - - -
2001 Athletics 1 0 1.000 3 5 3 12.7 6.3 7.6 - - -
2002 Athletics 3 0 1.000 11 26 5 31.3 5.5 8.5 - - -
2003 Athletics 10 2 .833 10 6 1 34.5 5.8 8.1 - - -
2004 Athletics 17 1 .944 4 3 0 28.5 5.1 7.8 - - -
2005 Athletics 2 2 .500 3 1 0 27.4 7.1 8.0 - - -
2005 Rockies 2 0 1.000 1 0 0 0.0 4.8 10.6 - - -
2005 Orioles 3 0 1.000 1 2 0 55.7 5.1 15.2 - - -
2006 Diamondbacks 25 3 .893 7 2 0 21.6 6.4 7.1 - - -
2007 Diamondbacks 50 7 .877 0 0 0 29.8 6.4 7.5 - - -
2008 Diamondbacks 4 4 .500 2 0 0 34.3 5.7 9.0 - - -
2009 Diamondbacks 9 3 .750 25 1 0 29.9 8.0 7.7 - - -
2010 Mariners 1 0 1.000 0 4 0 0.0 3.6 0.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
11 Years 129 23 .849 70 55 11 29.4 6.0 8.1 - - -
Eric Byrnes

Eric Byrnes Miscellaneous Items of Interest

2000 Oakland Athletics 22 $200,000.00 - -
2001 Oakland Athletics 22 $225,000.00 - -
2002 Oakland Athletics 22 $255,000.00 - -
2003 Oakland Athletics 22 $300,000.00 - -
2004 Oakland Athletics 22 $328,000.00 - -
2005 Oakland Athletics 22 $2,200,000.00 - -
2005 Colorado Rockies 35 "     " - -
2005 Baltimore Orioles 15 "     " - -
2006 Arizona Diamondbacks 22 $2,250,000.00 - -
2007 Arizona Diamondbacks 22 $4,575,000.00 - -
2008 Arizona Diamondbacks 22 $6,666,666.00 - -
2009 Arizona Diamondbacks 22 $11,666,666.00 - -
2010 Seattle Mariners 1 $11,666,666.00 - -


Eric Byrnes was the first Arizona Diamondbacks right-handed batter with a 20-20 season (20+ home runs & 20+ stolen bases) - demonstrating his speed & power in both 2006 and 2007 .

In 2007, Byrnes also stole fifty bases, only the tenth player in baseball history to hit at least twenty homers and steal at least fifty bases during the same season. Those who came before the "Crash Test Dummy" were: Lou Brock (1967), Cesar Cedeno (1972, 1973, 1974), Joe Morgan (1973, 1974, 1976), Rickey Henderson (1985, 1986, 1990, 1993), Ryne Sandberg (1985), Eric Davis (1986, 1987), Barry Bonds (1990), Brady Anderson (1992), and Craig Biggio (1998).

AT&T Park is a baseball cathedral located in the South Beach neighborhood of San Francisco, California. Since 2000, it has served as home field for the San Francisco Giants . Originally named Pacific Bell Park (Pac Bell), then SBC Park in 2003 after SBC Communications acquired Pacific Bell, the stadium was ultimately christened AT&T Park in 2006, following SBC's merger with AT&T. Why did we mention the histry of AT&T park on Eric Byrnes' page?

On June 29, 2003 , Eric Byrnes hit a leadoff single in the first inning of a game played in Pac Bell Park. In the third inning, still facing Giants righty Jesse Foppert , Byrnes hit a crisp double to center field. In the top of the fifth, now facing Chad Zerbe , Brynes deposited a 2-1 pitch over the wall, leaving him a triple shy of a cycle. The Giants went to the bullpen again, Jason Christiansen taking the mound in the seventh, same results, Byrnes led off that inning with his second double of the game, still a triple shy of the cycle, one at-bat left in the game. Top of the ninth inning, two outs, closer Felix Rodriguez on the mound, a 2-2 count, and Byrnes hit the elusive triple completing the first cycle ever hit in Pac Bell Park .

Did you know that Eric Byrnes was the first Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder to win a Fielding Bible Award at his position (Left Field)?

Last-Modified: February 1, 2018 10:05 AM EST

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