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Athletics' Seth Brown: Uncorks 17th homer
Brown went 2-for-5 with a two-run home run in a loss to the Giants on Sunday.
Brown's eighth-inning blast gave the Athletics some fleeting hope of a comeback and served as his fifth time leaving the yard in the last seven games. The 30-year-old is hitting .391 (9-for-23) over that span, boosting his season average (.238) to its highest point since April 14.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Sitting Saturday
Brown will be on the bench Saturday against San Francisco.
While he isn't in a strict platoon, Brown continues to sit more often than not against southpaws, so it's no surprise to see him on the bench here against Carlos Rodon. Jed Lowrie will get the start at first base.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: On base five times in win
Brown went 2-for-2 with a two-run home run, three walks and a stolen base in a win over the Angels on Thursday.
Brown was as much of a one-man wrecking crew as his final line implies, ensuring a nightmarish experience for the Angels pitching staff with his perfect performance at the plate. The hot-hitting 30-year-old has been on an absolute tear offensively since the All-Star break, posting a .400 average, 1.446 OPS, two doubles, six home runs and eight RBI across 40 plate appearances over 11 second-half games.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Uncorks 15th homer
Brown went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in a loss to the White Sox on Saturday.
The slugging infielder continued his power surge at the expense of White Sox pitching, blasting his third homer of the past two games with a mammoth 452-foot shot to right field in the third inning. Brown has been on a tear since the All-Star break, leaving the yard on five occasions overall while furnishing a .440 average, 1.520 OPS and impressively modest 12.0 percent strikeout rate across his first seven second-half games.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Homers twice in win
Brown went 2-for-4 with two solo home runs in a 7-3 victory over the White Sox on Friday.
Brown homered off Lance Lynn in the sixth and then went deep again off White Sox reliever Davis Martin for his first two-homer game of 2022. It was the 30-year-old first baseman's first game back after being reinstated from the paternity list for the birth of his son. Brown now has four home runs since July 21 and 14 total on the season.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Reinstated from paternity list
Brown (personal) was reinstated from the paternity list Thursday.
Brown missed the last three games following the birth of his child, but he'll be available for Friday's series opener against the White Sox. Over five games since the All-Star break, he's gone 7-for-17 with two homers, a double, four runs and three RBI.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Placed on paternity list
Brown was placed on the paternity list Monday.
Brown wasn't in the lineup Sunday against the Rangers and will spend up to three days away from the team following the birth of his child. Dermis Garcia and Sheldon Neuse are candidates for increased playing time while Brown is sidelined.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Sitting Sunday
Brown is not in the starting lineup for Sunday's series finale against the Rangers.
Brown will get a day off after he went 3-for-8 with a homer, two RBI and a run scored in the first two games of the series. Dermis Garcia will take over at first base and bat seventh versus Texas.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Goes deep in win
Brown went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run in a 5-4 win over the Rangers on Friday.
Brown took advantage of struggling spot starter Spencer Howard to go yard for his 12th home run of the season. The 30-year-old outfielder hasn't shown good contact or on base skills throughout his career, but the home run does give him 41 RBI on the season. Brown is now 6-for-12 with three extra-base hits over the past three games.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Productive in doubleheader Thursday
Brown went 4-for-8 with a double, a solo home run and three total runs across both games of Thursday's doubleheader split against the Tigers.
Brown was part of both Oakland runs in the matinee, scoring on a sacrifice fly after doubling in the fifth inning and knocking a solo homer to center field in the seventh. He collected two more hits in the nightcap and scored another run. Brown has notched at least one hit in nine of his past 10 games and is batting .282 with three doubles, five runs and three RBI over that stretch.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Productive as late lineup addition
Brown went 1-for-3 with an RBI fielder's choice in a win over the Astros on Saturday.
Brown was a late add to the lineup after Christian Bethancourt was traded to the Rays, and the infielder responded by driving in one of the Athletics' three runs on the night. The 29-year-old has now hit safely in three of the last four games, but his last extra-base hit, a double, came June 29.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Added to Saturday's lineup
Brown has been added to the lineup for Saturday's game against Houston, Danielle Lerner of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Brown was initially expected to get a day off Saturday, but he'll ultimately start at first base and bat seventh after Christian Bethancourt was traded to the Rays ahead of the game. Over his last seven games, Brown has hit just .077 with a run, a walk and six strikeouts.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Not starting Saturday
Brown isn't starting Saturday's game against the Astros.
Brown started in the last two games and went 1-for-8 with a strikeout. Christian Bethancourt will take over at first base and bat cleanup Saturday.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Takes seat Tuesday
Brown is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Blue Jays.
Brown owns just a .454 OPS against left-handers this season, so he will be held out with southpaw Yusei Kikuchi on the mound for the opponent. Christian Bethancourt will get the nod at first base Tuesday.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: On bench versus lefty
Brown is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Mariners.
The lefty-hitting Brown will bow out of the starting nine with southpaw Robbie Ray on the bump for Seattle. Christian Bethancourt will pick up a start at first base in place of Brown.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Idle versus lefty
Brown is out of the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Yankees.
The lefty-hitting Brown will take a seat for the second game in a row with the Yankees bringing another southpaw (JP Sears) to the mound. The newly activated Stephen Piscotty (calf) will replace Brown in the lineup as Oakland's designated hitter, but Brown should still have a regular spot in the starting nine when the Athletics oppose right-handed pitchers.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Sits against southpaw
Brown is out of the lineup for Monday's game against the Yankees, Matt Kawahara of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
With a tough southpaw (Jordan Montgomery) on the hill for New York, the lefty-hitting Brown will get a breather after starting each of Oakland's last five games while going 8-for-21 with a home run and three doubles. Brown, who served as Oakland's designated hitter in Sunday's win over the Royals, will cede his spot in the lineup to Chad Pinder in the series opener in New York.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Solo shot in win
Brown went 2-for-4 with a double and a solo home run in Sunday's victory over the Royals.
Brown launched a solo shot in the sixth inning to extend Oakland's lead to 2-0. The outfielder also extended his hitting streak, which now sits at six games, four of which have been multi-hit performances. During that stretch, Brown has improved his batting average from .199 to .226. He is slashing .256/.293/.500 in June.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Productive day at the plate
Brown went 2-for-5 with a double, two RBI and a run scored in Saturday's victory over Kansas City.
Brown sent Tony Kemp home in both the first and third innings, then scored a run of his own in the seventh on a Sean Murphy single. The outing extended the outfielder's hitting streak to five games, three of which have been multi-hit affairs. Brown has raised his batting average to .221 during that span, the highest it has been since April 14.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Seth Brown: Singles home only run Friday
Brown went 2-for-4 with an RBI single and a double in a loss to the Royals on Friday.
Brown extended his hitting streak to four games with Friday's multi-hit effort, his second over that span. Despite the recent surge, Brown has underachieved offensively overall like most of his teammates, as even his current surge has lifted his batting average and on-base percentage to only .217 and .280, respectively.... See More ... See Less
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|Birthplace: Klamath Falls, OR|
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