Eric Byrnes
Byrnes
(Crash Test Dummy, Pigpen)
 
Born: February 16, 1976 in Redwood City, CA
38 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'2" Wt: 205
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Drafted by the Oakland Athletics in 1998 - (Round 8)
- High School: St. Francis (Mountain View, CA)
- College/Univ: University of California, Los Angeles (1995-1998)

Transactions

Date        
WAR
Transaction
6
2
1994
18.3
Amateur Draft (Round 38) Did Not Sign
LAN
0.0
10.5
0.0
6
3
1997
21.3
Amateur Draft (Round 4) Did Not Sign
HOU
0.0
10.5
0.0
6
2
1998
22.3
Amateur Draft (Round 8)
OAK
0.0
10.5
6.7
7
13
2005
29.4
Traded
OAK
COL
6.7
3.8
-0.0
7
30
2005
29.5
Traded
COL
BAL
6.7
3.8
-0.1
12
21
2005
29.8
Free Agency Granted
BAL
6.6
3.9
12
27
2005
29.9
Signed as a Free Agent
ARI
6.6
3.9
4.2
1
20
2010
33.9
Released
ARI
10.8
-0.3
1
29
2010
34.0
Signed as a Free Agent
SEA
10.8
-0.3
-0.3
5
3
2010
34.2
Released
SEA
10.5
0.0
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com



Trades


7 / 13 / 2005
Traded to Colorado Rockies
Colorado Rockies Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
LF
OAK
29.4
6.7
3.8
-0.0
-0.1
SS
OAK
23.7
0.0
-0.8
0.4
-0.0
Totals      
6.7
2.9
0.3
-0.1
Oakland Athletics Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
SP
COL
26.1
5.9
1.7
2.3
0.4
RP
COL
32.9
2.8
-0.1
0.1
0.1
Totals      
8.7
1.6
2.4
0.4
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
1.6
2.9
1.3
 
0.4
-0.1
-0.6
2.9
1.6
-1.3
 
-0.1
0.4
0.6


7 / 30 / 2005
Traded to Baltimore Orioles
Baltimore Orioles Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
LF
COL
29.5
6.7
3.8
-0.1
-0.1
Totals      
6.7
3.8
-0.1
-0.1
Colorado Rockies Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
LF
BAL
27.7
3.2
-0.7
-0.6
-0.6
Totals      
3.2
-0.7
-0.6
-0.6
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
-0.7
3.8
4.5
 
-0.6
-0.1
0.5
3.8
-0.7
-4.5
 
-0.1
-0.6
-0.5


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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James