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Josh Reddick | Outfielder

Team: Oakland Athletics
Age / DOB:  (28) / 2/19/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 180
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
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Josh Reddick was scratched from Friday's lineup due to a right oblique strain.
Oblique strains can be troublesome, but Reddick has enough time to be ready for Opening Day as long as he doesn't suffer a setback. Billy Burns took his spot in the lineup Friday. Reddick batted .264/.316/.446 with 12 longballs for Oakland last season. Mar 6 - 12:32 PM

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Athletics and OF Josh Reddick avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $4.1 million contract.

Reddick, who was arbitration-eligible for a second time this offseason, batted .264/.316/.446 overall last season but did finish strong. He'll hit in the middle of the Athletics' order in 2015.
Jan 16 - 1:31 PM

Josh Reddick went 2-for-4 with an RBI triple in Sunday's win over the Rangers.

Reddick followed a Brandon Moss double with his seventh triple of the season. He came around to score on a single later in the inning. The outfielder finished strong, hitting .324 (22-for-68) with 14 RBI and 11 runs scored in September. Reddick's regular season ends with a .264/.316/.446 line and 12 homers.
Sun, Sep 28, 2014 06:19:00 PM

Josh Reddick belted his 12th home run of the season on Friday as the Athletics topped the Rangers 6-2.

He also singled in the contest, finishing the night 2-for-4 with a run scored and three RBI. He smashed his solo homer off Nick Tepesch in the fourth inning, then put the game out of reach with a two-run double in the fifth. On the season, he's hitting .256/.310/.427 with 12 long balls and 52 RBI.
Fri, Sep 26, 2014 11:39:00 PM

Josh Reddick went 2-for-4 with two RBI in Wednesday's loss to the Angels.

Reddick began the scoring in the Athletics' four-run seventh inning with a two-run double. Reddick is closing strong, with nine hits in his last 16 at-bats. It's a small ray of sunshine on an otherwise forgettable year for the 27-year-old, who is batting just .257/.312/.434 overall.
Wed, Sep 24, 2014 07:08:00 PM

Josh Reddick is in the Athletics starting lineup on Saturday.

Reddick missed the previous two games due to neck and ankle ailments. He's having a disappointing season after a breakout 2013 campaign, hitting just .246/.304/.422 with 11 homers and 46 RBI in 101 games.
Sat, Sep 20, 2014 01:24:00 PM

Josh Reddick (neck, ankle) remained out of the Athletics' lineup Friday.

Reddick has now missed two straight games with neck and ankle injuries. He's considered day-to-day.
Fri, Sep 19, 2014 05:56:00 PM

Josh Reddick is out of the A's starting lineup on Thursday due to a sore neck and ankle.

Reddick underwent an MRI on Thursday morning that showed no structural damage. He's considered day-to-day. Sam Fuld is starting in right field versus Texas.
Thu, Sep 18, 2014 02:23:00 PM

Josh Reddick went 2-for-4 with a double against the Mariners on Monday.

Reddick also walked once and scored two runs. The double was his 12th of the season. His numbers in the second half of the season (.284/.323/.586) are markedly better than those in the first half (.229/.296/.358), as he's been able to avoid the lengthy DL-stints that plagued him throughout the first months of his 2014 campaign.
Mon, Sep 1, 2014 06:55:00 PM

Josh Reddick is not in Tuesday's lineup against the Astros.

He'll take a seat against left-hander Dallas Keuchel. Craig Gentry is starting in right field and Jonny Gomes will play left.
Tue, Aug 26, 2014 03:33:00 PM

Josh Reddick is not in the Athletics starting lineup for Sunday night's contest against the Braves.

It's just a routine day of rest for Reddick against opposing southpaw Mike Minor. Brandon Moss is drawing a rare start in right field while Nate Freiman handles first base on Sunday.
Sun, Aug 17, 2014 07:30:00 PM

Josh Reddick went 3-for-5 with a run scored against the Royals on Tuesday.

Reddick had just three hits in his previous 22 at-bats before Tuesday's showing. The three-hit night raised the outfielder's average to .329 with 14 runs scored since returning from the disabled list in late July. He's hitting .259/.312/.424 on the year.
Tue, Aug 12, 2014 11:23:00 PM

Josh Reddick went 2-for-3 with an RBI single in Tuesday's 3-0 win over the Rays.

Reddick kept rolling on Tuesday. His RBI single off of Jeff Beliveau in the sixth inning was the final run of the game on either side. Reddick started off the 2014 season in awful fashion before being sidelined with a knee injury, but since coming back, he's been one of the hottest hitters in the game. In limited at bats in July, he hit .323/.333/.645, and he's been hitting better than that in August. For the season, he has a slash line of .258/.311/.436.
Wed, Aug 6, 2014 02:34:00 AM

Josh Reddick homered twice in Sunday's loss to the Royals.

Reddick did his part, but his two home runs -- both against Royals starter James Shields -- accounted for both of the Athletics' runs. Reddick has come on at the plate in recent days, going 14-for-35 (.400) with four home runs, seven RBI and seven runs scored in his last 10 games. It's brought his season line up to .259/.314/.441.
Sun, Aug 3, 2014 09:05:00 PM

Josh Reddick went 2-for-5 with a home run and two runs scored in the Athletics' come-from-behind win over the Astros on Tuesday.

Reddick hit a solo shot off Scott Feldman in the fifth inning, and he also scored in the team's six-run ninth inning. Reddick has come back from a strained right knee with a purpose, going 10-for-28 (.357) with four doubles, two homers, four RBI and seven runs scored in eight games. The strong stretch has his overall line up to .246/.305/.406.
Wed, Jul 30, 2014 12:02:00 AM

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Batters
PosRoleName
C1Stephen Vogt
2Josh Phegley
3Bryan Anderson
1B1Ike Davis
2Mark Canha
2B1Ben Zobrist
2Eric Sogard
SS1Marcus Semien
2Tyler Ladendorf
3Andy Parrino
3B1Brett Lawrie
2Renato Nunez
3Alden Carrithers
LF1Sam Fuld
2Craig Gentry
3Jason Pridie
CF1Coco Crisp
2Billy Burns
RF1Josh Reddick
2Alex Hassan
DH1Billy Butler
2Nate Freiman
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Sonny Gray
2Scott Kazmir
3Jesse Hahn
4Drew Pomeranz
5Kendall Graveman
6Chris Bassitt
7Sean Nolin
8Jarrod Parker
9A.J. Griffin
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Sean Doolittle
2Tyler Clippard
3Ryan Cook
4Eric O'Flaherty
5Dan Otero
6Fernando Abad
7Jesse Chavez
8Evan Scribner
9R.J. Alvarez
10Brad Mills
11Kevin Whelan
12Eury de la Rosa
13Taylor Thompson
14Fernando Rodriguez