Eric Byrnes Net Worth

Eric Byrnes Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Eric James Byrnes net worth is
$12 Million

Eric James Byrnes Wiki Biography

Eric James Byrnes, born on the 16th of February 1976, is a former baseball player who became famous as an outfielder in Maj or League Baseball (MLB), and is currently an MLB analyst, and a radio show host.

So how much is Byrnes’s net worth? As of early 2017, based on authoritative sources it is $12 million, acquired largely from his years playing professional baseball in the MLB, and now in working in various television and radio shows.

Eric Byrnes Net Worth $12 Million

Born in Redwood City, California USA, Byrnes started playing baseball at a young age, during his high school years at St. Francis High School in Mountain View, California, and was already a competitive player spending most of his playing years in the Western Catholic Athletic League. After graduating in 1994, he was already selected by the MLB amateur draft by the Los Angeles Dodgers, but decided to opt for college first. Byrnes was accepted at the University of California, Los Angeles, and played college baseball. During his third year in college, he was once again selected in the Major League Baseball draft, but he opted to finish college.

After graduation from UCLA, Byrnes’s professional career immediately took off. In 1998, he was selected in the MLB Draft by the Oakland Athletics, and his inclusion in the team immediately increased his net worth, as well as starting his professional career, although as usual playing in minor leagues for a couple of years; he then had five moderate seasons with Oakland.

In 2005, Byrnes was then traded to Colorado Rockies, and after a couple of weeks was traded again in the Baltimore Orioles and played for only a couple of months. In December of the same year, he became a free agent, and signed a new deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks.

In 2007 season, Byrnes signed a three-year, $30 million contract extension with the Diamondbacks, partly because of his ability to steal bases – 50 stolen bases plus 20 home runs in one season being very unusual. After five years with the Diamondbacks, Byrnes signed a contract with the Seattle Mariners in January of 2010, however, in May of that same year Byrnes decided to retire from MLB. Despite transferring in various teams, his decade long career in playing professionally tremendously helped his wealth.

After retiring from playing, Byrnes was still involved in the sport. Even before retiring, he appeared in various television shows as an analyst, then joined ESPN’s “Baseball Tonight” show and “The Best Damn Sports Show Period”. He also had his own “The Eric Byrnes Show”, and a radio show called “Hustle with Eric Byrnes” on XM Satellite Radio.

Byrnes got a gig with KNBR and hosted their nightly talk show. His transition to being a sports analyst has also helped maintain his income.

In terms of his personal life, Byrnes is living with his wife Tarah (m. 2007) in Half Moon Bay, California. The couple has a daughter named Chloe.

Full NameEric Byrnes
Net Worth$12 Million
Date Of BirthFebruary 16, 1976
Place Of BirthRedwood City, California, United States
Height1.88 m
Weight93 kg
ProfessionFormer Major League Baseball (MLB) ) Outfielder, MLB network analyst, Radio show host
EducationSaint Francis High School, University of California, Los Angeles
SpouseTarah Peters (m. 2007)
ChildrenChloe Laine Byrnes
NominationsUCLA Athletics Hall of Fame (2013), 1998 Major League Baseball Draft: 8th round, selected by the Oakland Athletics
Movies2007 MLB All-Star Game (2007), Diamond to the Rough (2016)
TV ShowsPitch (2016), MLB Tonight (2017), 2007 World Series: Boston Red Sox vs. Colorado Rockies (2007), The Eric Byrnes Show, Hustle with Eric Byrnes, Master Debaters with Jay Mohr (2011), Rome Is Burning (2007-2008), Sunday Night Baseball (2001-2005)


Pitch2016TV SeriesEric Byrnes


MLB Tonight2017TV SeriesHimself - Studio Analyst
Diamond to the Rough2016Documentary shortHimself
Master Debaters with Jay Mohr2011TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2007-2008TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Correspondent
2007 World Series: Boston Red Sox vs. Colorado Rockies2007TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Pregame Analyst
2007 MLB All-Star Game2007TV SpecialHimself - Field Reporter
Sunday Night Baseball2001-2005TV SeriesHimself - Oakland Athletics Left Fielder / Himself - Oakland Athletics Pinch Runner / Himself - Baltimore Orioles Left Fielder / ...

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Rome Is Burning2011TV SeriesHimself - Former MLB Player

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