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Lewis Brinson

22-Year-Old Outfielder – Milwaukee Brewers

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Often overshadowed by fellow Rangers outfield prospect Nomar Mazara and former organizational mate Nick Williams, Brinsonís time to shine is fast approaching. At just 21 years old, he may have been th...

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STATUS:  7-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Hamstring     EST. RETURN:  8/23/2016
LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 195   DOB: 5/8/1994
BORN: Fort Lauderdale, FL   COLLEGE: None  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   

August 15, 2016  –  Lewis Brinson News

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Brinson was placed on the 7-day disabled list Monday with a left hamstring strain that isn't considered serious, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports.

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Lewis Brinson Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2012 18 R SUR 54 265 237 54 67 36 22 7 7 42 14 2 21 74 1 3 3 .283 .345 .523 .868
2013 19 A HIC 122 503 447 64 106 41 18 2 21 52 24 7 48 191 0 0 8 .237 .322 .427 .749
2014 20 A HIC 43 186 164 36 55 19 8 1 10 28 7 4 18 46 1 1 2 .335 .405 .579 .984
2014 20 A MYR 46 199 183 17 45 12 8 1 3 22 5 5 15 50 0 0 1 .246 .307 .350 .657
2015 21 A+ HIG 64 298 258 51 87 42 22 7 13 42 13 6 31 64 0 3 6 .337 .416 .628 1.044
2015 21 AA FRI 28 120 110 14 32 15 8 1 6 23 2 1 6 28 1 2 1 .291 .328 .545 .873
2015 21 AAA ROU 8 37 30 9 13 2 1 0 1 4 3 0 7 6 0 0 0 .433 .541 .567 1.108
2016 22 R SUR 4 15 13 3 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 .231 .333 .308 .641
2016 22 AA FRI 77 326 304 46 72 31 14 6 11 40 11 4 17 64 1 2 2 .237 .280 .431 .711
2016 22 AAA COL 12 48 46 5 18 5 4 0 1 11 4 1 0 6 0 2 0 .391 .375 .543 .918

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Lewis Brinson Minors Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jul. 24 Corpus Chri 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000

Lewis Brinson: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 35

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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2012 18 R SUR 265 237 7.9% 27.9% 0.28 69% .385 .240
2013 19 A HIC 503 447 9.5% 38% 0.25 57% .362 .190
2014 20 A HIC 186 164 9.7% 24.7% 0.39 72% .417 .244
2014 20 A MYR 199 183 7.5% 25.1% 0.30 73% .323 .104
2015 21 A+ HIG 298 258 10.4% 21.5% 0.48 75% .409 .291
2015 21 AA FRI 120 110 5% 23.3% 0.21 75% .342 .254
2015 21 AAA ROU 37 30 18.9% 16.2% 1.17 80% .522 .134
2016 22 R SUR 15 13 13.3% 13.3% 1.00 85% .273 .077
2016 22 AA FRI 326 304 5.2% 19.6% 0.27 79% .266 .194
2016 22 AAA COL 48 46 0% 12.5% 0.00 87% .436 .152

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Lewis Brinson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Brinson was placed on the minor league disabled list Monday with an undisclosed injury.

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The Rangers agreed to trade Brinson to the Brewers as part of the return for Jonathan Lucroy and Jeremy Jeffress prior to Monday's trade deadline, TR Sullivan of MLB.com reports.

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Brinson (shoulder) was activated from the minor league DL on Wednesday.

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Brinson was placed on the 7-day DL with a left shoulder strain Monday, Evan Grant of The Dallas Morning News reports.

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Brinson, 22, is batting just .219/.273/.417 with seven home runs, 30 RBI and eight steals through 52 games for Double-A Frisco.

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Brinson, 22, has batted .297 with two home runs, five RBI and two steals over the last 10 games for Double-A Frisco.

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Brinson (shoulder) returned to the starting lineup for Double-A Frisco on Wednesday.

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Brinson will miss at least a week with mild instability in his left shoulder, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Brinson is slashing .267/.333/.467 with one home run and three steals (on five attempts) through 45 at-bats with Double-A Frisco.

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The Rangers assigned Brinson to minor league camp Monday, Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports.

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2015

Brinsonís tools are undeniable, which he made clear at Low-A Hickory in 2013 by hitting 21 home runs with 24 steals in 503 plate appearances. But there was a lot of swing and miss in the 20-year-oldís game, as he also had a 38.0% strikeout rate, leading to just a .237 batting average. Fast forward to 2014, and Brinson returned to Hickory with a vengeance, slashing .335/.405/.579 with 10 home runs and seven steals in 186 plate appearances while cutting his strikeout rate down to 24.7%. That performance earned the center fielder a promotion to High-A Myrtle Beach, and even though his strikeout rate remained acceptable, his other numbers tanked (.246/.307/.350 in 199 plate appearances). Brinson is still really young, and the fact that he was able to keep his strikeouts in a workable range all season speaks to the improvements he made after 2013. Look for him to make another set of adjustments heading into 2015, with a chance to finish the year at Double-A.

2014

Brinson whiffed a massive 38 percent of the time during a full season at Low-A Hickory (.237/.322/.427 in 122 games), which doesn't exactly paint a bright picture for his future, despite a well-hyped skill set, after he was selected in the first round in 2012. He profiles well as a defensive stud in center field but still has a long way to go in his offensive development in order to pay dividends in any facet of the game. There's a ton of potential here, as he climbs the minor league ladder, but just as much risk. To begin the 2014 campaign, he'll likely receive a bump to High-A Myrtle Beach.

2013

Brinson was selected in the first round of the June draft and showed good promise in his professional debut in the Arizona League. Comparisons to Cameron Maybin and Dexter Fowler have been thrown about, and he showed a solid power/speed approach with 36 extra-base hits (seven homers) and 14 steals in 16 attempts in just 237 at-bats. He fanned 74 times against just 21 walks, but turned 18 years old just prior to the draft and held his own in his professional debut.