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Eric Young Jr. • OF
Ht/Wt:5'10", 195 lbs.
Born:May 25, 1985 (31 yrs) in New Brunswick, NJ
Hometown:Piscataway, NJ
Experience:8 years
Drafted:Drafted by Colorado in 2003 (30/887).
Bats:S
Throws:R
2016 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 6 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
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Scouting Report
Assets: Is lightning fast and extremely aggressive as a base-stealer. Is also patient at the plate and knows how to get on base. Displays some pop in his bat. Is versatile enough to play several different positions.
Flaws: Strikes out too much for someone with his speed. Therefore, he'd benefit a lot by making more contact. Can lose his focus at times. Would benefit by developing his situational hitting to drive in more runs.
Career Potential: Versatile, veteran base-stealing utility man.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Pacific Coast League (AAA) Rookie of the Year 2009
Pacific Coast League (AAA) All-Star Team 2009
Texas League (AA) All-Star Team 2008
California League (A) All-Star Team 2007
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