Eric Byrnes

Eric Byrnes

Height/Weight: 6' 2"/205 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Redwood City, California
College: UCLA
Draft: 1998 8th round by the
  • New York Post

    Mariners' 21-year playoff wait ends on Raleigh's walk-off HR

    Cal Raleigh hit a game-winning home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Seattle Mariners ended the longest playoff drought in baseball with a 2-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night. Raleigh, pinch-hitting for Luis Torrens, hit a 3-2 pitch from Domingo Acevedo (3-4) just inside the right-field foul pole for a solo homer that sent the Mariners to the postseason for the first time since 2001.

  • NBC Sports BayArea

    Athletics' Ken Waldichuk to build off encouraging outing vs. Mariners

    Athletics skipper Mark Kotsay praised Ken Waldichuk after his eight-strikeout outing against the Seattle Mariners.

  • Killeen Daily Herald

    Mariners clinch first postseason berth since 2001 on walk-off home run

    After 21 long years of frustration and failures, of close calls and coming up just short, of spring trainings filled with hope and offseasons spent with regret, of entire careers without champagne celebration for King Felix and Kyle Seager, of so much change, including three general managers, eight managers and two interim managers, of hundreds of players, who were good, bad or Chone Figgins, of “Believe Big” to “True to the Blue” to “Sea Us Rise,” the Seattle Mariners are finally returning to t...