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Aaron Brooks

26-Year-Old Pitcher – Chicago Cubs

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The A's acquired Brooks in the Ben Zobrist deal as a secondary piece behind Sean Manaea. Brooks spent August and September in the majors making 11 appearances for the A's, nine of which were starts. T...

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2016 ADP:  669.4

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STATUS:  15-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Hip     EST. RETURN:  5/13/2016
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 225   DOB: 4/27/1990
BORN: Montclair, CA   COLLEGE: Cal State-San Bernardino  DRAFTED: 9th Rd   

April 4, 2016  –  Aaron Brooks News

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Brooks was placed on the DL with a hip contusion Sunday, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.

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Aaron Brooks Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2011 21 R IDA 15 13 0 79.2 89 34 7 73 8 6 2 0 0 0 3.84 1.22
2012 22 A KAN 27 27 0 153.2 191 85 18 120 26 9 12 0 0 0 4.98 1.42
2013 23 A WIL 16 10 0 56.1 60 28 4 43 11 2 3 0 0 0 4.47 1.27
2013 23 AA NOR 16 16 1 103.2 113 48 13 67 11 7 7 0 0 0 4.17 1.20
2014 24 AAA OMA 25 23 0 139.0 151 60 14 97 25 12 3 1 0 0 3.88 1.27
2014 24 MAJ KC 2 1 0 2.7 12 13 1 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 43.88 5.63
2015 25 AAA NAS 2 2 0 12.0 9 3 1 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 2.25 0.75
2015 25 AAA OMA 18 17 0 106.2 118 44 9 92 21 6 5 0 0 0 3.71 1.31
2015 25 MAJ OAK 11 9 0 51.0 67 38 9 35 14 3 4 0 0 0 6.71 1.59
2015 25 MAJ KC 2 0 0 4.3 6 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.23 1.38
2015  (Multiple Teams) 25 MAJ OAK/KC 13 9 0 55.3 73 41 9 38 14 3 4 0 0 0 6.67 1.57
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3-Year Averages     7 5 0 29.0 42 27 5 20 8 1 2 0 0 0 8.38 1.72
Career  (View All)     15 10 0 58.0 85 54 10 40 17 3 5 0 8.38 1.76

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Aaron Brooks Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
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Aaron Brooks Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201511624731415.292
201410025100.714

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015134147421014.347
201414217301.636

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201527.712020526.181.45
20142.000020127.003.50

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201527.722018977.161.70
20140.701003094.5012.00
Aaron Brooks Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS IP K/9 BB/9 K/BB HR/9 GB/FB Ratio Strand % Fastball ERA FIP BABIP
2011 21 R IDA 15 13 79.2 8.30 0.91 9.13 0.80 70% 3.84 2.92 .353
2012 22 A KAN 27 27 153.2 7.05 1.53 4.62 1.06 66.3% 4.98 3.75 .357
2013 23 A WIL 16 10 56.1 6.90 1.76 3.91 0.64 64.2% 4.47 3.18 .327
2013 23 AA NOR 16 16 103.2 5.84 0.96 6.09 1.13 68.5% 4.17 3.95 .309
2014 24 AAA OMA 25 23 139.0 6.28 1.62 3.88 0.91 71.6% 3.88 3.67 .317
2014 24 MAJ KC 2 1 2.7 6.75 10.13 0.67 3.38 1.75 14.3% 91.9 MPH 43.88 12.20 .666
2015 25 AAA NAS 2 2 12.0 8.25 0.00 0.00 0.75 75% 2.25 2.45 .259
2015 25 AAA OMA 18 17 106.2 7.80 1.78 4.38 0.76 73.1% 3.71 3.19 .344
2015 25 MAJ OAK 11 9 51.0 6.18 2.47 2.50 1.59 1.63 59.7% 91.6 MPH 6.71 5.18 .348
2015 25 MAJ KC 2 0 4.3 6.23 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.50 50% 91.6 MPH 6.23 1.82 .394
2015  (Multiple Teams) 25 MAJ OAK/KC 13 9 55.3 6.18 2.28 2.71 1.46 1.46 59% 91.6 MPH 6.67 4.73 .352
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Rest Of Season     0 6 38.5 5.54 1.86 2.98 1.28 63.7% 5.29 4.44 .316
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3-Year Averages     7 5 29.0 6.21 2.48 2.50 1.55 51.1% 8.38 4.89 .375
Career     15 10 58.0 6.21 2.64 2.35 1.55 52.2% 8.38 4.97 .378

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Aaron Brooks: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Brooks (undisclosed) has been placed on the 15-day DL retroactive to March 25, MLB.com reports.

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Brooks will likely start the year with Triple-A Iowa, the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Brooks pitched three innings and earned a hold in a victory over Arizona on Thursday.

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Brooks was traded to the Cubs on Thursday in exchange for Chris Coghlan, ESPN Chicago's Jesse Rogers reports.

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Brooks (3-4) was great on Friday, allowing two runs on six hits and two walks across seven innings in a win over the Mariners. He struck out just one.

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Brooks pitched well Sunday against the Astros, allowing three earned runs over seven innings while striking out five.

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Brooks improved to 2-3 despite allowing six runs on 10 hits and two walks over six innings Tuesday against the White Sox. He struck out six.

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Brooks (1-3) was ineffective Wednesday, giving up five earned runs on eight hits and a walk while striking out two over four innings in an 11-5 loss to the Astros.

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Brooks will be called up to start Saturday's game against the Diamondbacks, CSN California's Joe Stiglich reports.

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With Kendall Graveman suffering a strained oblique on Sunday afternoon, Brooks may get a shot to rejoin the big league rotation, according to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle.

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Brooks was solid as a starter in 2014 for Triple-A Omaha, posting a 3.88 ERA and 1.27 WHIP over 139 innings in the minors. The same cannot be said for his first career big league start, however, as he was unable to make it out of the first inning after allowing seven runs on five hits and three walks, while also hitting two opposing batters. The 6-foot-3 right-hander will likely start the season at Triple-A once again, though he should be on manager Ned Yost's short list of names to be called should the need for a spot starter arise. The 24-year-old used a 92 mph fastball, along with a slider and changeup, to some success in the minors, as he only walked 4.3% of the batters he faced. If he can put that rocky first start behind him, there should eventually be a role for him in the majors, though it's unclear if that will translate to much fantasy value.