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Yankees' Jamie Westbrook: Reassigned to minor-league camp
Westbrook was reassigned to minor-league camp Wednesday by the Yankees.
Westbrook has spent time at the Triple-A level in four of the last five seasons, but he has yet to make the jump to the majors. Last season, he slashed .254/.353/.382 through 501 plate appearances with the Brewers' and Tigers' Triple-A affiliates.... See More ... See Less
Yankees' Jamie Westbrook: Joins Yankees on minors deal
Westbrook signed a minor-league contract with the Yankees on Saturday, Conor Foley of The Scranton Times-Tribune reports.
Westbrook is heading into his age-28 season and has yet to reach the big leagues. In 120 games for Triple-A Toledo in the Tigers' organization last year, he hit .248/.349/.377 (good for a 97 wRC+) with 11 home runs and one stolen base.... See More ... See Less
Tigers' Jamie Westbrook: Traded to Detroit
The Tigers acquired Westbrook from the Brewers on Wednesday in exchange for cash considerations, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports.
Westbrook made 89 appearances between the Double-A and Triple-A levels last year and slashed .281/.353/.456 with 12 homers, 57 runs, 53 RBI and three steals. The 26-year-old will report to Triple-A Toledo following Wednesday's trade.... See More ... See Less
Brewers' Jamie Westbrook: Finds new organization
Westbrook signed a minor-league contract with the Brewers on Monday.
Westbrook didn't play in 2020 after the minor-league season was cancelled, but the 25-year-old will attempt to revive his baseball career in 2021 with a new organization. Before attending spring training in 2020 with the Giants and being released in the summer, Westbrook had played exclusively in Arizona's organization. He split time between Triple-A Reno and Double-A Jackson in 2019, slashing .281/.358/.451 across 448 at-bats.... See More ... See Less
Jamie Westbrook: Let go by Giants
Westbrook was released by the Giants on Friday, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
After signing with the Giants in January as a non-roster invitee, Westbrook went 4-for-12 with three runs and one RBI in Cactus League play before spring training was suspended. The 25-year-old hit 16 home runs with 77 RBI and 83 strikeouts over 128 games in the Diamondbacks' farm system last year prior to suffering a knee injury in August, but he has yet to make his major-league debut.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Jamie Westbrook: Invited to big-league camp
Westbrook signed a contract with the Giants on Monday, which includes an invitation to spring training, Amy Gutierrez of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
Westbrook was previously in Arizona's farm system, where he hit .321 with three home runs and 18 RBI over 30 contests at Triple-A Reno in 2019. He suffered a knee injury in mid-August but should be ready to roll for spring training.... See More ... See Less
Diamondbacks' Jamie Westbrook: Shut down for one week
Westbrook suffered a minor knee injury in Sunday's Double-A action, Zach Buchanan of The Athletic Arizona reports.
Westbrook's injury doesn't appear to be serious, but he'll be held out for at least a week as a precaution. Through 107 games at Double-A Jackson, he's put together a .287/.336/.471 slash line with 15 homers and 68 RBI.... See More ... See Less
Diamondbacks' Jamie Westbrook: Holding his own at Double-A
Westbrook, 20, is slashing .294/.353/.399 with two home runs, 15 RBI and three steals in 41 games for Double-A Mobile.
The toolsy Westbrook has not been overwhelmed at this level despite his young age. He has been particularly hot lately, batting a scalding .474 with two home runs and 10 RBI over his last 10 games. He's small and has questionable defensive skills, but should still be on the prospect radar right now.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 5-9, 170 lbs|
|Birthplace: Gilbert, AZ|
|Bats/Throws: R, R|