Byrnes signs three-year, $30 million deal with D-backs

Updated: August 7, 2007, 6:33 PM ET
Associated Press

PHOENIX -- The Arizona Diamondbacks and popular outfielder Eric Byrnes agreed Tuesday to a $30 million, three-year contract extension through 2010.

The deal comes after talks broke down last month and it appeared Byrnes, who is having the best season of his career, would leave as a free agent.

Byrnes, the ever-hustling team leader, is batting .303 with 17 homers, 64 RBIs, 21 doubles and 28 steals. He is seventh in the NL in hits with 135 and ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?