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Marlon Byrd

Baseball Player
Male
Born Aug 30, 1977

Marlon Jerrard Byrd, popularly known as The Position or The Possish or Sish, is a Major League Baseball outfielder for the Chicago Cubs. He has also played on the Philadelphia Phillies, Washington Nationals and Texas Rangers.

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CHILDHOOD

1977 Birth Born on August 30, 1977.

TEENAGE

1993 15 Years Old He played on the 1993 State Runner up team as a sophomore, and was part of the 1995 State Championship team.

TWENTIES

1999 21 Years Old Marlon played baseball at Georgia Tech. After a major injury, he transferred to Georgia Perimeter Junior College where he earned an AS Degree in Business in May 1999, while rededicating himself to baseball. … Read More
2006 28 Years Old Byrd was signed as a free agent by the Rangers on December 8, 2006, to compete for the starting position in center field. … Read More

THIRTIES

2009 31 Years Old 1 More Event
Byrd had a career season in 2009, hitting 20 home runs and collecting 89 RBIs. … Read More
2011 33 Years Old 1 More Event
On May 21, 2011, while batting during the 2nd inning of a game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park, Byrd was hit near his left eye by a pitch from Red Sox pitcher Alfredo Aceves. … Read More
On April 21, 2012 Byrd was traded to the Boston Red Sox for Michael Bowden and a player to be named later. … Read More
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