Benny Peter Agbayani
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 225 lb.
Born: December 28, 1971 in Honolulu, HI
High School: St. Louis HS (Honolulu, HI) School: Hawaii Pacific University (Honolulu, HI) by the Drafted New York Mets in the 30th round of the 1993 amateur draft. Signed June 15, 1993.
( All Transactions) Debut: June 17, 1998 (Age 26.171)
vs. MON 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Exceeded rookie limits during 1999 season Rookie Status: [*]
Teams (by GP): Mets/Rockies/RedSox 1998-2002 Agents: Dan Horwits [*] Final Game: September 29, 2002 (Age 30.275)
vs. TBD 4 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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News -- June 2014
6/17 Mets360.com: Josh Edgin cruises, bad ideas and Daniel Murphy, remembering Tony Gwynn: For just the fourth time in 16 outings this year for the Mets, Josh Edgin pitched a full inning last night. All it took for ... News -- February 2014
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5/21 Mets Merized: Memorable Mets Moments: Benny Agbayani Slams The Cubs: AGBAYANI: THE METS’ “BENNY-FACTOR” SLAMS THE CUBS Did you ever notice that certain players that have toiled in the minors ...
5/15 mlbreports.com: From the 2011 MLB Fancave Phenomenon: Ode To Ryan Wagner – ‘Thickish’ Players from 1986 – 2011: In 2011, Ryan Wagner and Mike O ‘Hara were part of the 1st season of the MLB Fancave. As part of their introduction ... News -- April 2013
4/28 Phillies Nation: PN Interview: Catching Prospect Chace Numata: One of the more consistent bats in the Class A Lakewood lineup in the early going this season has been that of catcher Chace Numata. ...
4/28 PhoulBallz.com: PhoulBallz Interview: Catching Prospect Chace Numata:
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3/11 Mets Merized: Featured Post: Hope In Flushing, Despair In The Bronx: It seems you just can’t watch the evening sports reports these days without hearing about how yet another Yankee “great” ...
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1/28 NY Baseball Digest: The Biggest Save of John Franco’s Career: Earlier in the week I talked about why John Franco deserves to be in the Mets Hall of Fame. It wouldn’t be complete unless ...
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