New York Mets
Career W-L
13-9
 
Career ERA
3.93
Name  Tim Byrdak
Born  10/31/1973
Height  5-11
Weight  190
Number  40
Position  RP
Bats  L
Throws  L
5/19/2010 11:26:00 AM
Description: The Houston Chronicle reports Byrdak (right hamstring/back) will throw a full bullpen session on Wednesday.
Insight: Byrdak is recovering from hamstring and back pain. The Astros have not set a date for his return. (SportsBuff.com)
 
5/13/2010 1:05:00 AM
Description: Alyson Footer of MLB.com reports Byrdak (right hamstring) has been diagnosed with an irritation of the L5 disc in his back.
Insight: Byrdak will receive an injection before re-joining the team. There is no timetable for his return. (SportsBuff.com)
 
5/12/2010 1:17:00 AM
Description: Alyson Footer of MLB.com reports Byrdak (right hamstring) will visit a back specialist in Houston.
Insight: Byrdak was placed on the DL with a strained right hamstring, but the possible back issue seems to be somewhat new. (SportsBuff.com)
 
5/4/2010 9:35:00 AM
Description: Byrdak (right hamstring) has been placed on the 15-day DL with a right hamstring strain.
Insight: Byrdak pitched two-thirds of an inning on Monday night, so he apparently injured himself during the outing. He has a 5.23 ERA in 13 appearances this season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
3/3/2010 10:52:00 AM
Description: Alyson Footer of the Houston Astros and MLBLogs.com reports, via Twitter, that Byrdak (neck) was scratched from Wednesday's intrasquad game with a stiff neck.
Insight: Byrdak is expected to be ok after a few days of rest. He made 76 appearances in 2009, and should continue to be a workhorse out of the Astros' bullpen this season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
1/26/2010 9:05:00 AM
Description: Byrdak avoided arbitration, agreeing to a one-year, $1.6 million contract with the Astros on Monday.
Insight: Byrdak appeared in 76 games last season with Houston, recording a 3.23 ERA. (SportsBuff.com)