- Hit .070/.149/.070 for a -37 OPS+ in 47 Plate Appearances for them. â†µ
- Be traded to the Boston Red Sox for Hunter Cervenka (currently in low-A Peoria) and Micheal Bowden (who had a 55 ERA+ for them before being DFA'd after 10 relief appearances). â†µ
- Hit .270/.286/.320 for a 64 OPS+ in 106 PA's for the Red Sox before being DFA'd. â†µ
- Be suspended by MLB for 50 games for a positive drug test. â†µ
The good news for Byrd is that his suspension only covers theoretical games, as he doesn't have a team. The bad news is he doesn't have a team.
The better news is that the Cubs somehow paid him $6.1 million for this train wreck of a summer.