MLB

Tim Byrdak # - P

  • Age: 40
  • DOB: 1973/10/31
  • POB: Oak Lawn, IL
  • Height: 5-11 Weight: 190lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/L
  • MLB Seasons: 12
  • Drafted by Kansas City in 1994 (5th round).

Scouting Report

AssetsHas a wealth of experience, including big-league time in tight spots in the later innings. Does great work against left-handed bats.
FlawsDoesn't have a great pitchers' body, and lacks the pitching repertoire to be used extensively at the major-league level. Walks are often a problem.
Career potentialSituational lefty.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2013/10/31Filed for free agency.
2013/09/01Contract purchased from Las Vegas (AAA).
2012/11/26Re-signed by the New York Mets to a minor league contract.
2012/10/29Filed for free agency.
2012/10/29Missed the last 56 regular season games (sore left shoulder).
2012/09/03Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (sore left shoulder).
2012/08/03Sore left shoulder, 15-day DL (retroactive to August 2nd, 2012).
2011/09/18Signed by the New York Mets to a one-year contract extension.
2011/06/13Missed 2 games (personal reasons).
2011/06/11Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2011/03/25Contract purchased from Buffalo (AAA).
2011/01/21Signed by the New York Mets to a minor league contract.
2010/11/24Outrighted to Oklahoma City (AAA).
2010/11/24Refused minor league assignment from the Houston Astros and opted for free agency.
2010/06/12Missed 1 game (back injury).
2010/06/11Back injury, day-to-day.
2010/05/24Missed 19 games (right hamstring injury).
2010/05/03Right hamstring injury, early September.
2010/01/24Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2009/01/20Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2008/04/20Contract purchased from Round Rock (AAA).
2008/04/03Signed by the Houston Astros to a minor league contract.
2008/03/26Released by the Detroit Tigers.
2007/12/12Re-signed by the Detroit Tigers to a one-year contract.
2007/07/25Missed 23 games (left elbow tendinitis).
2007/06/29Left elbow tendinitis, 15-day DL.
2007/05/14Contract purchased from Toledo (AAA).
2007/03/26Assigned by the Detroit Tigers to their minor league camp.
2007/01/10Signed by the Detroit Tigers to a minor league contract.
2006/11/01Opted for minor league free agency.
2006/09/01Outrighted to Ottawa (AAA).
2006/08/30Designated for assignment by the Baltimore Orioles.
2006/07/30Missed 91 games (elbow injury).
2006/04/19Elbow injury, 60-day DL.
2006/04/18Elbow injury, day-to-day.
2006/02/03Re-signed by the Baltimore Orioles to a one-year contract.
2005/07/01Contract purchased from Ottawa (AAA).

Trades

2011/01/21Signed by the New York Mets to a minor league contract.
2008/04/03Signed by the Houston Astros to a minor league contract.
2007/01/10Signed by the Detroit Tigers to a minor league contract.
2005/04/07Signed by the Baltimore Orioles to a minor league contract.
2000/12/23Signed as a free agent by the Cleveland Indians.
1994/06/02Drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 5th round in 1994.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGSWLSVCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKWHIPERA
2013NY MetsNL80000004.25442231.507.71
2013Las VegasAAA110200008.060005101.380.00
2013St. LucieA1401130012.163307131.052.19
2013GCL MetsR11000001.00000111.000.00
2012NY MetsNL5602200030.2181615218341.174.40
2011NY MetsNL7202110037.2342016319471.413.82
2010HoustonNL6402200038.2401515420291.553.49
2010Round RockAAA21000002.01110211.504.50
2009HoustonNL7601200061.13923221036581.223.23
2008HoustonNL5902100055.14524241029471.343.90
2008Round RockAAA70000007.183300101.093.68
2007DetroitAL3903010045.0382316326491.423.20
2007ToledoAAA1701000024.1227738301.232.59
2006BaltimoreAL160100007.01410102823.1412.86
2006BowieAA30000004.04110271.502.25
2006AberdeenA10000001.02110032.009.00
2006FrederickA10000001.14220103.7613.50
2005BaltimoreAL4100110026.2271412121311.804.05
2005OttawaAAA37032110038.223129415440.982.09
2004PortlandAAA2023000038.0472823317251.685.45
2004OttawaAAA3312120034.1462016412431.694.19
2003JolietInd552100033.2311710310181.222.67
2003GaryInd10102401-66.1603332725581.284.34
2002AkronAA900010013.01612901182.086.23
2002KinstonA20100004.03220431.754.50
2001BuffaloAAA432000017.11810915171.334.67
2000Kansas CityAL120010006.111883482.3711.37
2000OmahaAAA3416240052.2592726529471.674.44
2000WichitaAA40000006.29441311.805.40
1999Kansas CityAL3300310024.232-21520172.117.66
1999OmahaAAA3303140049.2391910028511.351.81
1998Kansas CityAL30000001.25-11012.995.39
1997WilmingtonA2224331041.0341716312471.123.51
1996WichitaAA15155700084.211273651544471.656.91
1995WilmingtonA2726115000166.211846407451270.982.16
1994EugeneA15154500073.1603325620771.093.07
TotalMLB47901313400339.2308157164462033261.504.35
TotalAL144045300111.1127556815791081.855.50
TotalNL335098100228.118110296311242181.343.78
TotalAAA19882262100272.1269127104201212781.433.44
TotalAA311557100108.114190791660631.866.56
TotalA82432114610299.22271048916892701.052.67
TotalR11000001.00000111.000.00
TotalInd151545010100.09150421035761.263.78

Legend:

GP - games played
GS - games started
W - wins
L - losses
SV - saves
CG - complete games
SHO - shutouts
IP - innings pitched
H - hits
R - runs
ER - earned runs
HR - homeruns
BB - walks or base on balls
K - strikouts
WHIP - walks and hits per inning pitched
ERA - earned runs avverage


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