Brad Snyder (baseball)
May 25, 1982 |
|Bats: Left||Throws: Left|
|September 7, 2010 for the Chicago Cubs|
(through 2011 Season)
|Runs Batted In||5|
Bradley Michael Snyder (born May 25, 1982) is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Arizona Diamondbacks. He was raised in Bellevue, Ohio, and attended Ball State University from 2001–2003.
Playing career 
In 168 games with Ball State, Snyder hit .378 with 36 home runs and 150 RBI. He was a first team Freshman All-America selection in 2001 and a first team All-American and the Mid-American Conference Player of the Year in 2003.
Cleveland Indians 
He was a September call-up for the Indians in 2006, but did not appear in a Major League game. He was also called up April 27, 2008, but was sent back to Buffalo the next day without making an appearance.
Chicago Cubs 
Snyder was called up to the Chicago Cubs on September 7, 2010 and made his major league debut the same day following a season with the AAA Iowa Cubs where he hit .308 with 25 home runs and 106 RBIs.
Houston Astros 
On November 12, 2011, he signed a minor league contract with the Houston Astros.
Arizona Diamondbacks 
In November, 2012 he signed a minor league contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks.
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- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)