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Jeffrey Hammonds

Full name: Jeffrey Bryan Hammonds
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: March 3, 1971 in Plainfield, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: Stanford Cardinal, Stanford (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Baseball

Biography

Jeffrey Hammonds was an outfielder who played baseball for the US at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics. He played in college at Stanford, after having been drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 1989 MLB Draft, although he did not sign. He led Stanford to the College World Series in 1990 and 1992. In 1990 he was NCAA Freshman of the Year and was named All-American in 1990 and 1992.

In 1992 Hammonds was selected by the Baltimore Orioles as the fourth overall pick in the first round of the MLB Draft. He signed with the Orioles and played in the Major Leagues from 1993-2005. He was with the Orioles from 1993-98, then played successively with the Cincinnati Reds (1998-99), Colorado Rockies (2000), Milwaukee Brewers (2001-03), San Francisco Giants (2003-04), before ending his career with one year with the Washington Nationals in 2005. Hammonds was named to the All-Star game in 2000. He finished his career with a lifetime batting average of .272, recording 110 home runs, and 423 RBI. Hammonds later worked as a scout for the San Diego Padres, and worked for the Major League Baseball Players Association.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 21 Barcelona Baseball Men's Baseball United States USA 4

Men's Baseball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result Position TR TH/AB/W-L-S TE/R/IP H/ER HR/SO RBI/BB
1992 Summer 21 Barcelona Baseball United States USA Round-Robin Game #4 1 1992-07-26 USA 4, ESP 1 Center Field 4 3 1 1 0 1
1992 Summer 21 Barcelona Baseball United States USA Round-Robin Game #6 1 1992-07-27 USA 10, TPE 9 Center Field 10 6 1 2 0 0
1992 Summer 21 Barcelona Baseball United States USA Round-Robin Game #9 1 1992-07-28 USA 10, ITA 0 Center Field 10 4 0 2 0 2
1992 Summer 21 Barcelona Baseball United States USA Round-Robin Game #15 2 1992-07-29 CUB 9, USA 6 Center Field 6 4 2 2 0 0
1992 Summer 21 Barcelona Baseball United States USA Round-Robin Game #20 1 1992-07-31 USA 8, PUR 2 Center Field 8 4 1 1 0 0
1992 Summer 21 Barcelona Baseball United States USA Round-Robin Game #24 1 1992-08-01 USA 10, DOM 0 Center Field 10 4 1 2 0 2
1992 Summer 21 Barcelona Baseball United States USA Round-Robin Game #27 2 1992-08-02 JPN 7, USA 1 Center Field 1 4 1 2 1 1
1992 Summer 21 Barcelona Baseball United States USA Semi-Finals Game #2 2 1992-08-04 CUB 6, USA 1 Center Field 1 4 0 2 0 0
1992 Summer 21 Barcelona Baseball United States USA Final Round Game 3/4 2 1992-08-05 JPN 8, USA 3 Center Field 3 4 1 2 0 1
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