Brooks Brown (baseball)

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Brooks Brown
Colorado Rockies – No. 51
Born: (1985-06-20) June 20, 1985 (age 29)
Statesboro, Georgia
Bats: Left Throws: Right
MLB debut
July 6, 2014 for the Colorado Rockies
Career statistics
(through July 6, 2014)
Win–loss record 0–0
Earned run average 0.00
Strikeouts 2

Brooks Steven Brown (born June 20, 1985) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Colorado Rockies of Major League Baseball (MLB).


Brown was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 21st round of the 2003 Major League Baseball Draft out of Portal High School in Portal, Georgia. He did not sign and attended the University of Georgia and played college baseball for the Georgia Bulldogs. He was then drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first round of the 2006 Major League Baseball Draft.

In April 2009, Brown was traded from the Diamondbacks to the Detroit Tigers for James Skelton.[1] In November 2012 he signed a minor league deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates. In November 2013, he signed a minor league deal with the Colorado Rockies.

Brown was called up to the majors for the first time on July 6, 2014.[2]


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