Eric Orlando Young Jr. (twitter: @EYJr)
Positions: Leftfielder, Pinch Hitter and Second Baseman
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 195 lb.
Born: May 25, 1985 in New Brunswick, NJ
High School: Piscataway HS (Piscataway, NJ)
School: Chandler-Gilbert Community College (Chandler, AZ)
Drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the 30th round of the 2003 amateur draft.
Signed June 1, 2004. (All Transactions)
Debut: August 25, 2009 (Age 24.092, 17,240th in MLB history) vs. LAD 4 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2010 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Rockies/Mets/Braves/Yankees 2009-2016
2016 Contract Status: 3rd-Year Arb Eligible (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2016): 5.052, Arb Eligible: 2014, Free Agent: 2017 [*], Agents: CAA Sports (Jeff Berry) [*]
Relatives: Son of Eric Young
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