Eric Kevin Bruntlett
Positions: Shortstop, Outfielder and Second Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 200 lb.
Born: March 29, 1978 in Lafayette, IN
High School: Harrison HS (West Lafayette, IN) School: Stanford University (Palo Alto, CA) by the Drafted Houston Astros in the 9th round of the 2000 amateur draft. Signed June 21, 2000.
( All Transactions) Debut: June 27, 2003 (Age 25)
vs. TEX 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Astros/Phillies 2003-2009 Final Game: October 4, 2009 (Age 31)
vs. FLA 4 AB, 2 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 1 SB
About biographical information
News -- September 2013
9/30 Batting Leadoff: The Worst Playoff Bunts from 2002-2012: I’m generally opposed to the sacrifice bunt, except in the rarest of circumstances. This less than optimal strategy is utilized ... News -- August 2013
8/5 Phillies Nation: Them Cheatin’ Phillies: As you all know, Phillies left-handed reliever Antonio **** accepted a 50-game suspension today for his involvement with Biogenesis, ... News -- June 2013
6/4 The High Phive: The Real MVP of the 2008 Season: Brad Lidge: The 2007 regular season ended with the Phillies winning the NL East with Brett Myers as their closer. However, the Phillies were ... News -- March 2013
3/29 What the Heck, Bobby?: Happy Birthday - 3/29: No future Astros, only former Astros with birthdays today ~
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Drafted by Houston in the ninth round ...
3/27 WasWatching: Wait, Billy Beane Made This List?: Non-pitchers with at least 50 PA in a season where their batting average was greater than their on-base average: Rk Player WAR/pos ...
3/20 Philly Phanatics: Phillies notebook: What’s up (with) Doc?: Roy Halladay is suffering from a stomach virus...which in turn has made Phillies fans queasy.
Ron Opher takes a look at Halladay's ... News -- January 2013
1/10 Eye On the Tigers: Changing the HOF – No One Left Behind: The 2013 Hall of Fame class has been released and for only the 8th time since its inception, no one was elected. This has ... News -- May 2012
5/21 Phillies Nation: Former Phils Prospect Costanzo Living Big League Dream: After a lengthy career in the minors, Mike Costanzo, who was a promising young third baseman in the Phillies system several years ... News -- October 2011
10/24 Brotherly Glove: Contract Retrospective: Brad Lidge: One of our standard offseason series will focus on evaluating players and the contracts they signed once those deals expire. As ... News -- September 2011
9/30 Philly Phanatics: Phillies most memorable postseason moments: 10. The “Sarge,” Gary Matthews, seals the NLCS MVP award by going deep with 2 on and 2 out in the bottom of the first ...
9/29 Crashburn Alley: The Phillies and Platoon Splits: After the Phillies won the NL East and clinched home-field advantage throughout the playoffs, fans began to play matchmaker. Would ...
9/23 Crashburn Alley: Why I Love This Game: In the summer of 2006, I didn’t know any better. Well, that’s not entirely true. I thought I knew better. I thought ... News -- August 2011
8/20 Brotherly Glove: Evaluating Relievers: Relievers are a fickle bunch. One might dominate the opposition in a given year, only to perform poorly the next season. Then ... News -- July 2011
7/26 Dropped Strike Three: Is Michael Martinez Becoming a Serviceable Every Day Player?: Michael Martinez is a 28 year old utility type player who came to the Phillies this year via the Rule 5 Draft from the Washington ...
7/15 Brotherly Glove: Key Stats Simplified: While stats don’t fuel all of the content you find at Brotherly Glove, Eric and I have built whatever re**** we have as ... News -- March 2011
3/14 PaulLebowitz.com: Bizarro Czar: From the people who blacked out the Yankees-Red Sox game in New York when I wanted to have a look at Manny Banuelos; those who ... News -- December 2010
12/22 MLBTradeRumors: Do Closers Fetch More When Traded Midseason?: Discussing the Mariners and David Aardsma today, David Cameron wrote, "There is a school of thought that closers garner more in ... News -- November 2010
11/10 Bronx Baseball Daily: A List of the Yankees Minor League Free Agents:
Here is a quick update. Baseball America released a list the Yankees minor league free agents today.
The biggest names on ...
11/10 MLBTradeRumors: Yankees Notes: Posada, Jeter: The latest on the Yankees...
GM Brian Cashman informed Jorge Posada he'll serve as the team's designated hitter next year, ... News -- October 2010
10/11 B-R Blog: Post-Season Pinch-Hit Home Runs: In the comment section of another thread there has been a bit of a discussion about post-season pinch-hit home runs. You can create ... News -- August 2010
8/2 Call to the Pen: The Top 6 No-Hitters of 2010: 2010 has been a year of pitching so good, it confuses you. Sure, it’s scary that guys like Tim Lincecum, Adam Wainwright, ... News -- July 2010
7/3 MLBTradeRumors: Yankees Looking To Add Bench Help: The Ty Wigginton rumor appears to be just the tip of the iceberg for the Yankees, who have prioritized improving the bench before ... News -- June 2010
6/17 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Yankees | Eric Bruntlett signs: The New York Yankees signed free-agent SS Eric Bruntlett (Nationals) to an undisclosed minor league deal Thursday, June 17, according ...[+]
6/17 MLBTradeRumors: Yankees Sign Eric Bruntlett: The Yankees have signed Eric Bruntlett to a minor league contract, according to their Triple-A affiliate's Twitter feed. The 32-year-old ...
6/14 Baseball Daily Digest: The Anatomy of a Losing Streak: Prior to yesterday’s 5-3 win over the Boston Red Sox, the Philadelphia Phillies had lost 14 of their previous 19 games, ...
6/2 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Nationals | Eric Bruntlett releasedThe Washington Nationals released SS Eric Bruntlett Wednesday, June 2, according to CBSSports.com. ...[+]
6/2 MLBTradeRumors: Nationals Release Eric Bruntlett: The Nationals have released infielder Eric Bruntlett according to Baseball America's Matt Eddy. They originally signed him to ...
6/2 MLBTradeRumors: Nationals Release Eric Bruntlett: The Nationals have released infielder Eric Bruntlett according to Baseball America's Matt Eddy. They originally signed him to ... News -- May 2010
5/27 Crashburn Alley: Phillies Offense is Just Fine: Oh no! The Phillies have been shut out in three out of their last four games and they have been held scoreless in 37 out of the ...