Former UCLA Standout Eric Byrnes Featured in Sports Illustrated

Sept. 28, 2007

Former UCLA baseball player Eric Byrnes was recently featured in the Sept. 17 edition of Sports Illustrated. Byrnes, who played at UCLA from 1995-1998, currently plays for the Arizona Diamondbacks, who maintain a one-game lead in the National League West with three regular-season games remaining.

Byrnes, who helped lead the Bruins to the 1997 College World Series, owns UCLA's career records in runs scored, at-bats and hits. Byrnes ranks second in career doubles, sixth in career home runs and fourth in career stolen bases.

As a major league ballplayer, Byrnes currently leads the Arizona Diamondbacks in hits (178), at-bats (619), doubles (tied with 29), RBI (83) and stolen bases (49) while posting a .288 batting average and .355 on-base percentage.

Click here to read Sports Illustrated's article about former Bruin baseball player Eric Byrnes. The article was written by Chris Ballard.


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