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Eric Young

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, 17,242nd in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2010 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Rockies/Mets 2009-2014
2015 Contract Status: 2nd-Year Arb Eligible (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 4.123, Arb Eligible: 2014, Free Agent: 2017 [*], Agents: CAA Sports (Jeff Berry) [*]
Relatives: Son of Eric Young
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Standard Batting

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Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
2009 24 COL NL 30 61 57 7 14 1 0 1 1 4 4 4 12 .246 .295 .316 .611 54 18 1 0 0 0 0 /48
2010 25 COL NL 51 189 172 26 42 5 1 0 8 17 6 17 32 .244 .312 .285 .597 54 49 2 0 0 0 0 47
2011 26 COL NL 77 229 198 34 49 4 3 0 10 27 4 26 38 .247 .342 .298 .640 66 59 1 3 1 1 0 7/489D
2012 27 COL NL 98 196 174 36 55 7 2 4 15 14 2 13 31 .316 .377 .448 .825 110 78 1 4 5 0 0 89/7D
2013 28 TOT NL 148 598 539 70 134 27 7 2 32 46 11 46 100 .249 .310 .336 .645 79 181 6 2 10 1 1 *798/4D
2013 28 COL NL 57 180 165 22 40 9 3 1 6 8 4 11 33 .242 .290 .352 .641 66 58 1 0 4 0 0 98/74D
2013 28 NYM NL 91 418 374 48 94 18 4 1 26 38 7 35 67 .251 .318 .329 .647 85 123 5 2 6 1 1 7/84
2014 29 NYM NL 100 316 280 48 64 10 5 1 17 30 6 24 60 .229 .299 .311 .610 77 87 2 5 5 2 1 7/48D
6 Yrs 504 1589 1420 221 358 54 18 8 83 138 33 130 273 .252 .320 .332 .653 76 472 13 14 21 4 2
162 Game Avg. 162 511 456 71 115 17 6 3 27 44 11 42 88 .252 .320 .332 .653 76 152 4 5 7 1 1
COL (5 yrs) 313 855 766 125 200 26 9 6 40 70 20 71 146 .261 .329 .342 .671 72 262 6 7 10 1 0
NYM (2 yrs) 191 734 654 96 158 28 9 2 43 68 13 59 127 .242 .310 .321 .631 82 210 7 7 11 3 2

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
2009 24 COL NL 30 61 -3 -1 -0 -2 0 -5 -0.6 2 -3 -0.4 .481 .497 -0.2 -0.2 -1 $400,000 /48
2010 25 COL NL 51 189 -8 2 1 -1 0 -7 -0.8 6 -1 -0.2 .486 .496 -0.1 -0.1 0 47
2011 26 COL NL 77 229 -9 4 1 -4 -1 -9 -1.0 7 -2 -0.3 .487 .494 0.1 -0.6 2 7/489D
2012 27 COL NL 98 196 3 4 1 5 -0 12 1.3 6 18 1.9 .513 .508 1.3 0.5 14 $481,000 89/7D
2013 28 COL NL 57 180 -7 -0 0 -10 -1 -18 -2.1 6 -12 -1.5 .464 .487 -0.4 -1.3 -2 $492,000 98/74D
2013 28 NYM NL 91 418 -8 5 0 4 -3 -2 -0.4 12 10 0.8 .497 .498 0.4 -0.0 6 7/84
2014 29 NYM NL 100 316 -5 4 0 4 -3 0 -0.1 10 11 0.9 .500 .500 0.5 0.0 7 $1,850,000 7/48D
6 Seasons 504 1589 -37 17 3 -4 -8 -29 -3.6 50 21 1.2 .494 .498 1.7 -1.6 25 $3,223,000
COL (5 yrs) 313 855 -24 9 2 -12 -2 -27 -3.1 27 0 -0.5 .490 .498 0.8 -1.6 12 $1,373,000
NYM (2 yrs) 191 734 -13 9 0 8 -6 -2 -0.5 23 21 1.7 .499 .499 0.9 0.0 13 $1,850,000

Postseason Batting

Year Age Tm Lg Series Opp Rslt G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2009 24 COL NL NLDS PHI L 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
1 NLDS 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0

Standard Fielding

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Adv Fielding w/ run summary
Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
2009 COL NL 24 2B 6 6 3 44.0 18 8 10 0 1 1.000 -2 -3 -63 -82 3.68 3.00 .984 4.87 4.82
2009 COL NL 24 CF 5 4 3 38.0 4 4 0 0 0 1.000 -2 1 -47 32 0.95 0.80 .990 2.61 2.56
2009 COL NL 24 OF 5 4 3 38.0 4 4 0 0 0 1.000 -2 1 -47 31 0.95 0.80 .985 2.20 2.18
2010 COL NL 25 2B 35 33 13 257.1 144 44 94 6 23 .958 4 1 16 5 4.83 3.94 .984 4.78 4.73
2010 COL NL 25 LF 10 9 4 65.0 12 11 0 1 0 .917 -0 -2 -6 -39 1.52 1.10 .985 1.81 1.80
2010 COL NL 25 OF 10 9 4 65.0 12 11 0 1 0 .917 -0 -2 -6 -36 1.52 1.10 .987 2.17 2.15
2011 COL NL 26 OF 43 37 26 325.1 70 65 2 3 0 .957 -6 -4 -22 -14 1.85 1.56 .986 2.16 2.15
2011 COL NL 26 LF 35 30 22 269.1 51 50 0 1 0 .980 -5 -4 -20 -18 1.67 1.43 .985 1.87 1.87
2011 COL NL 26 2B 7 5 4 43.0 22 10 11 1 5 .955 -1 0 -36 0 4.40 3.00 .985 4.75 4.74
2011 COL NL 26 CF 5 5 3 39.0 12 11 0 1 0 .917 0 -2 6 -62 2.54 2.20 .988 2.54 2.54
2011 COL NL 26 RF 3 2 1 17.0 7 4 2 1 0 .857 -2 2 -113 141 3.18 2.00 .983 2.06 2.03
2011 COL NL 26 DH 1 0
2012 COL NL 27 OF 34 28 25 244.2 64 64 0 0 0 1.000 -1 5 -4 24 2.35 1.88 .987 2.11 2.09
2012 COL NL 27 CF 15 12 10 105.2 40 40 0 0 0 1.000 3 6 34 68 3.41 2.67 .989 2.49 2.46
2012 COL NL 27 RF 11 11 11 97.0 17 17 0 0 0 1.000 -3 -2 -42 -25 1.58 1.55 .984 2.01 1.99
2012 COL NL 27 LF 8 5 4 42.0 7 7 0 0 0 1.000 -0 1 -9 29 1.50 0.88 .987 1.82 1.81
2012 COL NL 27 DH 1 0
2013 TOT NL 28 OF 126 121 100 1083.1 250 239 7 4 0 .984 -6 -6 2.04 1.95 .986 2.13 2.13
2013 TOT NL 28 LF 95 88 78 790.1 189 180 7 2 0 .989 6 3 9 4 2.13 1.97 .984 1.83 1.82
2013 TOT NL 28 CF 18 13 8 125.0 34 33 0 1 0 .971 -2 -3 -16 -28 2.38 1.83 .987 2.49 2.49
2013 TOT NL 28 2B 4 1 0 14.2 6 2 4 0 1 1.000 0 0 41 0 3.68 1.50 .983 4.73 4.72
2013 COL NL 28 OF 36 32 25 290.0 60 58 0 2 0 .967 -10 -41 1.80 1.61 .986 2.13 2.13
2013 COL NL 28 RF 20 20 14 168.0 27 26 0 1 0 .963 -8 -6 -55 -43 1.39 1.30 .985 2.08 2.08
2013 COL NL 28 CF 10 8 7 81.0 29 28 0 1 0 .966 -0 -3 -7 -44 3.11 2.80 .987 2.49 2.49
2013 COL NL 28 LF 7 4 4 41.0 4 4 0 0 0 1.000 -2 -1 -61 -29 0.88 0.57 .985 1.82 1.81
2013 COL NL 28 2B 1 0 0 2.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 4.50 1.00 .980 4.50 4.70
2013 COL NL 28 DH 1 1
2013 NYM NL 28 OF 90 89 75 793.1 190 181 7 2 0 .989 4 6 2.13 2.09 .986 2.13 2.13
2013 NYM NL 28 LF 88 84 74 749.1 185 176 7 2 0 .989 8 4 13 6 2.20 2.08 .984 1.83 1.82
2013 NYM NL 28 CF 8 5 1 44.0 5 5 0 0 0 1.000 -1 0 -33 0 1.02 0.63 .988 2.50 2.49
2013 NYM NL 28 2B 3 1 0 12.2 5 1 4 0 1 1.000 0 0 47 0 3.55 1.67 .984 4.76 4.73
2014 NYM NL 29 LF 73 65 52 577.1 135 128 6 1 1 .993 11 5 23 10 2.09 1.84 .981 1.82 1.81
2014 NYM NL 29 OF 73 65 52 580.1 135 128 6 1 1 .993 11 5 22 10 2.08 1.84 .985 2.12 2.11
2014 NYM NL 29 2B 2 1 0 9.1 5 3 2 0 0 1.000 -0 -1 -55 -129 4.82 2.50 .982 4.63 4.65
2014 NYM NL 29 CF 1 0 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 -0 0 -88 0 0.00 0.00 2.40 2.50
2014 NYM NL 29 DH 1 1
6 Seasons OF 291 264 210 2336.2 535 511 15 9 1 .983 2 -1 1 0 2.03 1.81 .986 2.13 2.12
5 Seasons LF 221 197 160 1744.0 394 376 13 5 1 .987 12 3 8 2 2.01 1.76 .983 1.83 1.82
5 Seasons 2B 54 46 20 368.1 195 67 121 7 30 .964 -0 -3 -0 -9 4.59 3.48 .984 4.78 4.74
5 Seasons CF 44 34 24 310.2 90 88 0 2 0 .978 -0 2 -1 7 2.55 2.00 .988 2.51 2.49
3 Seasons RF 34 33 26 282.0 51 47 2 2 0 .961 -13 -6 -54 -25 1.56 1.44 .985 2.06 2.05
4 Seasons DH 4 2
6 Seasons TOT 345 310 230 2705.0 730 578 136 16 31 .978 2 -4 1 -1 2.38 2.07 .985 2.49 2.53
Lg Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Triples s c a p y
2013 NL  7 (7th)

Stolen Bases s c a p y
2013 NL  46 (1st)
2014 NL  30 (6th)
Active  138 (35th)

Sacrifice Hits s c a p y
2013 NL  10 (8th)

Caught Stealing s c a p y
2013 NL  11 (5th)

SB % s c a p y
2011 NL  87.10 (5th)
2012 NL  87.50 (5th)
2013 NL  80.70 (6th)
2014 NL  83.33 (7th)
Active  80.70 (21st)
Career  80.70 (44th)

Putouts as LF (s.1954) s c a p y
2013 NL  180 (3rd)

Assists as LF (s.1954) s c a p y
2013 NL  7 (4th)
2014 NL  6 (2nd)

Total Zone Runs as LF (s.1954) s c a p y
2014 NL  11 (4th)
Active  12 (20th)

Range Factor/9Inn as LF (s.1954)s c a p y
2013 NL  2.13 (1st)

Range Factor/Game as LF (s.1954) s c a p y
2013 NL  1.97 (1st)

                           

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Black InkBatting - 2 (619), Average HOFer ≈ 27
Gray InkBatting - 5 (1819), Average HOFer ≈ 144
Hall of Fame MonitorBatting - 2 (2217), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsBatting - 3 (2613), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Left Field (454th), 1.2 career WAR/1.2 7yr-peak WAR/1.2 JAWS
Average HOF LF (out of 19) = 65.1 career WAR/41.5 7yr-peak WAR/53.3 JAWS

Transactions

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Salaries

Salaries may not be complete (especially pre-1985) and may not include some earned bonuses
Year Age Team Salary ServTm(OpnDay) Sources Notes/Other Sources
2009 24 Colorado Rockies $400,000 ?
2012 27 Colorado Rockies $481,000 1.123 contracts
2013 28 Colorado Rockies $492,000 2.123 contracts
2014 29 New York Mets $1,850,000 3.123 contracts
2015 Status2nd-Year Arb Eligible, Earliest Arb Eligible: 2014, Earliest Free Agent: 2017
Career to date (may be incomplete)$3,223,000
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

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Italian: Eric Young statistica
Japanese: エリック・ヤング・ジュニア 統計

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