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A's Acquire OF Corey Brown from Washington

The Oakland Athletics have acquired outfielder Corey Brown from the Washington Nationals in exchange for cash considerations, the team announced today. The A's 40-man roster is now full at 40 players. 

Brown batted .254 with 19 home runs and 56 RBI in 107 games with Triple-A Syracuse in 2013 en route to a September call-up with the Nationals, where he hit .167 with one home run and one RBI in 14 games. Brown was originally selected by the A's as a compensation pick following the first round, the 59th selection overall, in the 2007 draft. He was traded to Washington on December 16, 2010 with right-handed pitcher Henry Rodriguez in exchange for outfielder Josh Willingham.

The Oakland Athletics have acquired outfielder Corey Brown from the Washington Nationals in exchange for cash considerations, the team announced today. The A's 40-man roster is now full at 40 players. 

Brown batted .254 with 19 home runs and 56 RBI in 107 games with Triple-A Syracuse in 2013 en route to a September call-up with the Nationals, where he hit .167 with one home run and one RBI in 14 games. Brown was originally selected by the A's as a compensation pick following the first round, the 59th selection overall, in the 2007 draft. He was traded to Washington on December 16, 2010 with right-handed pitcher Henry Rodriguez in exchange for outfielder Josh Willingham.

The complete 2013 statistics for Brown follow:

BROWN

AVG

G

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

SLG

OBP

Syracuse (AAA)

.254

107

389

57

99

26

1

19

56

40

132

12

4

.473

.326

WASHINGTON

.167

14

12

2

2

1

0

1

1

3

4

1

0

.500

.333

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