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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
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Athletics optioned outfielder Jaycob Brugman to Triple-A Nashville.
Brugman was hitting .266/.346/.343 in 143 at-bats while mostly being used as a center fielder against right-handers. Boog Powell is going to take over that role now. Aug 11 - 3:57 PM

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Jaycob Brugman went 3-for-5 with a solo home run in Sunday's 12-inning win over the Twins.

Brugman burned Bartolo Colon for a solo home run to lead off the fifth inning. That shot was his third of the campaign. The 25-year-old outfielder is hitting a modest .274/.350/.355 in 40 games for the season as a whole.
Jul 30 - 8:28 PM

Jaycob Brugman (neck) entered Wednesday's game against the Blue Jays as a defensive sub.

Brugman, who had missed a couple of games with a stiff neck, took over in center field to begin the bottom of the ninth inning and watched Santiago Casilla allow two home runs to blow a 2-0 lead. Brugman should be fine moving forward.
Jul 27 - 8:38 AM

Jaycob Brugman (neck) reported no discomfort after taking batting practice on Wednesday.

Brugman came down with a stiff neck on Tuesday morning. With his clean batting practice session on Wednesday, he is expected to be available off the bench when the A's take on the Blue Jays on Wednesday evening.
Jul 26 - 5:13 PM

Jaycob Brugman is day-to-day with neck discomfort.

Brugman told reporters that he woke up with a stiff neck on Tuesday morning but will undergo treatment and doesn't expect to be sidelined long. The 25-year-old outfielder is batting .255/.341/.318 with two home runs and one stolen base through his first 35 major league games.
Jul 25 - 4:49 PM

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

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.
Source: MLB.com
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.
Source: MILB.com
Mon, Aug 22, 2016 03:05:00 PM

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Batters
PosRoleName
C1Bruce Maxwell
2Josh Phegley
3Dustin Garneau
1B1Matt Olson
2Mark Canha
2B1Jed Lowrie
2Joe Wendle
SS1Marcus Semien
2Chad Pinder
3Franklin Barreto
3B1Matt Chapman
2Renato Nunez
LF1Khris Davis
CF1Boog Powell
2Jake Smolinski
3Dustin Fowler
RF1Matt Joyce
DH1Ryon Healy
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PosRoleName
S1Kendall Graveman
2Sean Manaea
3Andrew Triggs
4Jharel Cotton
5Paul Blackburn
6Chris Smith
7Daniel Gossett
8Daniel Mengden
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Blake Treinen
2Santiago Casilla
3Ryan Dull
4Liam Hendriks
5Chris Hatcher
6Daniel Coulombe
7Simon Castro
8Bobby Wahl
9Michael Brady
10Sam Moll
11Raul Alcantara