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Jaycob Brugman | Outfielder | #38

Team: Oakland Athletics
Age / DOB:  (25) / 1/18/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'0" / 184
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
College: Brigham Young
Drafted: 2013 / Rd. 17 (0) / OAK
Contract: view contract details

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Jaycob Brugman (flu) went 2-for-4 with a two-run single in return to action Sunday against the Indians.
Brugman missed the first two games out of the All-Star break while battling a flu bug. The 25-year-old has been logging regular playing time in center field since his call-up last month while batting .250/.336/.323 with two home runs and 10 RBI over 30 games. Jul 17 - 8:39 AM

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Jaycob Brugman (flu) could be available off the bench on Saturday.

Brugman has battled a stomach bug the past few days but feels better and could see action as a pinch-hitter on Saturday. The 25-year-old rookie has hit .239 with two homers and eight RBI over 92 at-bats for the A's this year.
Jul 15 - 7:16 PM

Jaycob Brugman hit his second home run of the season Wednesday in the A's defeat of the White Sox.

It was a solo shot in the bottom of the fourth inning off White Sox starter Mike Pelfrey. Brugman also singled and drew a walk in the game, finishing 2-for-3 with an RBI and a run scored. He's slashing .222/.326/.296 through his first 25 games at the major league level.
Jul 5 - 7:11 PM

Athletics recalled OF Jaycob Brugman from Triple-A Nashville.

Brugman has batted .288/.373/.364 with one home run and three stolen bases in 33 games this season at Nashville. He can play all three outfield positions and could get a decent shot at playing time with Rajai Davis struggling and Matt Joyce (quad) struggling and banged up. Brugman is worth a look in single-league formats. He'll be making his major league debut when he gets into a game.
Jun 9 - 1:45 PM

Jaycob Brugman will be promoted to the Athletics' major league roster on Friday.

Brugman is going to give the A's outfield depth, probably for a short period. The 25-year-old has batted .288/.373/.364 with one home run and three stolen bases in 33 games this season at Triple-A Nashville while playing all three outfield positions. He'll be making his MLB debut.
Jun 8 - 12:36 PM

Athletics optioned OF Jaycob Brugman to Triple-A Nashville.

Brugman batted .285/.347/.438 with 12 home runs, 87 RBI, and seven stolen bases in 132 games last season between Double-A Midland and Triple-A Nashville. As a versatile defensive outfielder, the 25-year-old is in line to make his MLB debut with Oakland in 2017.
Mar 13 - 11:51 AM

Jaycob Brugman is expected to get a long look by the Athletics during spring training.

The 25-year-old outfielder was added to the 40-man roster in November to protect him from the Rule 5 draft. Brugman can handle all three outfield spots defensively and is coming off a season where he hit .285/.347/.438 with 12 homers and 87 RBI in 132 games between Double-A Midland and Triple-A Nashville.
Feb 5 - 10:21 PM

Athletics purchased the contract of OF Jaycob Brugman from Triple-A Nashville.

Brugman, who will turn 25 in January, hit .285/.347/.438 with 12 homers between Double- and Triple-A in 2016. He's now protected from the Rule 5 Draft.
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 02:50:00 PM

Athletics OF prospect Jaycob Brugman pounded four hits Sunday in a win for Triple-A Nashville.

His three-run bomb in the seventh inning broke a 6-6 tie. The 24-year-old has been raking all year with 11 homers, 31 doubles, seven triples and 81 RBI over 498 at-bats. Brugman has hit safely in 13 of his last 14 contests with a .421 average over that span. He's raised his average from .285 to .308 during that same stretch. The BYU alum is still waiting for his first big league callup. It should come soon.
Mon, Aug 22, 2016 03:05:00 PM

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C1Bruce Maxwell
2Josh Phegley
1B1Yonder Alonso
2B1Jed Lowrie
2Adam Rosales
SS1Marcus Semien
2Chad Pinder
3B1Matt Chapman
LF1Khris Davis
CF1Rajai Davis
2Jaycob Brugman
3Jake Smolinski
RF1Matt Joyce
DH1Ryon Healy
Starting Pitcher
S1Sonny Gray
2Kendall Graveman
3Sean Manaea
4Andrew Triggs
5Jharel Cotton
6Daniel Gossett
7Paul Blackburn
8Chris Smith
9Chris Bassitt
Relief Pitcher
R1Santiago Casilla
2Blake Treinen
3Ryan Dull
4John Axford
5Liam Hendriks
6Bobby Wahl
7Daniel Coulombe
8Simon Castro
9Frankie Montas
10Josh Smith