Friday, November 22, 2013

Mets News: Mets Sign OF Chris Young


Mets News:


Outfielder Chris Young has reached agreement on a one-year deal with the Mets that is worth $7.25 million.

Young's physical is scheduled for next week, so there will be no formal announcement today.

The 30-year-old outfielder spent seven seasons with the Arizona Diamondbacks before going to the Oakland Athletics in a three-team trade last offsesason that involved Heath Bell and Cliff Pennington.

Young hit .200 with 12 homers and 40 RBIs in 335 at-bats last season with Oakland. He had a career-high 32 homers in his first full major league season, in 2007 with Arizona.

He has appeared in 905 games in center field, 26 games in right field and 24 games in left field in his major league career.

Young's Career Stats:
Year Age Tm G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP
2006 22 ARI 30 70 10 17 4 0 2 10 2 1 6 12 .243 .308
2007 23 ARI 148 569 85 135 29 3 32 68 27 6 43 141 .237 .295
2008 24 ARI 160 625 85 155 42 7 22 85 14 5 62 165 .248 .315
2009 25 ARI 134 433 54 92 28 4 15 42 11 4 59 133 .212 .311
2010 26 ARI 156 584 94 150 33 0 27 91 28 7 74 145 .257 .341
2011 27 ARI 156 567 89 134 38 3 20 71 22 9 80 139 .236 .331
2012 28 ARI 101 325 36 75 24 0 14 41 8 3 36 79 .231 .311
2013 29 OAK 107 335 46 67 18 3 12 40 10 3 36 93 .200 .280
8 Yrs 992 3508 499 825 216 20 144 448 122 38 396 907 .235 .315
162 Game Avg. 162 573 81 135 35 3 24 73 20 6 65 148 .235 .315
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Original Table
Generated 11/22/2013.
Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...