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Greg Bird

1B | YankeesNYY
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders
Greg Bird
Name: Gregory Paul Bird
Born: Nov 9, 1992 in Aurora, CO
High School: Grandview HS, Aurora, Colo.
Ht.: 6'4" / Wt.: 220 lbs
Bats: L / Throws: R
  AB AVG OBP SLG HR
2022 20 .100 .250 .250 1
Career 2,373 .259 .366 .475 114
Drafted in the 5th round (179th overall) by the New York Yankees in 2011 (signed for $1,100,000)
Greg Bird first put himself on the scouting radar when he was the catcher for righthander Kevin Gausman, who is now at Louisiana State. Bird has a 6-foot-4, 205-pound frame and mostly played first base this year, and that's where he projects as a pro. There's obvious strength in his lefthanded swing. It can get a little long at times, but he has good bat speed and gets plenty of loft and backspin on the ball. If he could catch, he would be a much more attractive prospect, but as a first baseman scouts aren't quite sold on his bat, so Bird will likely have to go prove himself at Arkansas.
Career Statistics
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  • 2022 Game Logs
  • 2022 Splits
  • Spring Training
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Split Type AVG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO OBP SLG OPS
Split Type W L ERA G GS SV IP H R ER HR BB SO AVG OBP SLG WHIP
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