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Jake Elmore | Outfielder | #21

Team: Miami Marlins
Age / DOB:  (30) / 6/15/1987
Ht / Wt:  5'10" / 180
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: Arizona State
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 34 (0) / ARZ
Contract: view contract details

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Marlins acquired INF/OF Jake Elmore from the Blue Jays for cash considerations.
Elmore was batting just .231/.321/.273 through 357 plate appearances this season at Triple-A Buffalo. He has already appeared in six games for the Marlins' Triple-A club in New Orleans. Aug 23 - 10:54 AM

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Jake Elmore rapped three singles in three at-bats versus the Braves on Saturday.

The veteran journeyman will try to snag a roster slot as a utility infielder. He spent last season with the Brewers, batting .218 with no home runs in 59 games.
Feb 25 - 5:55 PM

Blue Jays signed INF/OF Jake Elmore to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Elmore batted .218 in 59 games (99 plate appearances) last season with the Brewers. For his career, the 29-year-old utilityman is a .215/.297/.280 hitter. Consider him organizational depth for Toronto.
Feb 9 - 12:37 PM

Jake Elmore has elected free agency.

Elmore was previously removed from the Brewers' 40-man roster and has opted to look elsewhere for a new gig. The 29-year-old is a career .215/.297/.280 hitter over parts of five big league seasons.
Mon, Oct 31, 2016 04:11:00 PM

Brewers sent INF/OF Jake Elmore outright to Triple-A Colorado Springs.

Elmore saw action in 58 games for Milwaukee this season, batting .218/.371/.244. The 29-year-old can declare free agency if he wants.
Fri, Oct 28, 2016 04:48:00 PM

Brewers purchased the contract of INF/OF Jake Elmore from Triple-A Colorado Springs.

The Brewers designated Alex Presley for assignment to clear a spot on the 40-man roster. Elmore was hitting .320 with an .808 OPS over 57 games in Triple-A this season, but he's a .215/.277/.288 hitter in the majors. He'll provide some versatility off the bench.
Tue, Jun 28, 2016 02:24:00 PM

Brewers signed INF Jake Elmore to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Elmore hit just .206/.263/.284 in 51 games for the Rays last season. He offers versatility, though, and has a decent shot to win an Opening Day roster spot as a utility player.
Mon, Dec 14, 2015 05:33:00 PM

Jake Elmore has elected free agency.

He decided to move on after the Rays removed him from the 40-man roster. Elmore hit just .206/.263/.284 in 51 games for Tampa this season.
Fri, Nov 6, 2015 04:43:00 PM

Rays optioned INF Jake Elmore to Triple-A Durham.

Elmore has hit just .206/.263/.284 with the Rays this season. Asdrubal Cabrera (hamstring) will be activated Tuesday.
Mon, Jul 27, 2015 10:39:00 PM

Jake Elmore went 2-for-5 with four RBI in Tuesday's loss to the Mariners.

Elmore came through multiple times on the evening, knocking a two-run single in the first inning and adding an RBI single in the third. Elmore also had an RBI ground out in the team's three-run ninth. The outfielder has seven hits in his last 13 at-bats and has likely earned himself some more starts with his hot hitting.
Tue, May 26, 2015 11:38:00 PM

Rays recalled INF/OF Jake Elmore from Triple-A Durham.

Elmore is starting in left field and batting sixth in his return to the Rays on Monday. The 27-year-old is a .226/.292/.311 career hitter at the big league level.
Mon, May 25, 2015 02:43:00 PM

Rays optioned INF Jake Elmore to Triple-A Durham.

The 27-year-old appeared in six games during his time with the Rays, going 3-for-10 (.300) with a homer and two RBI. He'll continue to function as organizational infield depth and should get another chance with the big league club before long.
Fri, May 8, 2015 10:49:00 PM

In his first at-bat of the year, Jake Elmore homered off Edward Mujica in the Rays' 7-5 win over the Red Sox on Wednesday.

Elmore, called up earlier in the day, had entered the game as a pinch-runner. The Rays already had a 6-5 lead when Elmore took Mujica deep in the seventh, but the insurance run was nice. It was Elmore's third homer in 200 major league at-bats. He'll serve as a utilityman until the Rays' infield gets healthier.
Wed, Apr 22, 2015 10:52:00 PM

Rays purchased the contract of INF Jake Elmore from Triple-A Durham.

Elmore is a career .221/.288/.291 hitter over parts of three seasons with three different organizations in the majors. He'll be used in a utility role with Tampa.
Wed, Apr 22, 2015 03:26:00 PM

Rays signed INF Jake Elmore to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Elmore elected to become a free agent on February 2 after being outrighted off the Pirates' 40-man roster. The 27-year-old is a .221/.288/.291 hitter in 221 career plate appearances at the major league level. He's doubtful to make the Rays' Opening Day roster.
Mon, Feb 9, 2015 01:56:00 PM

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