|Pittsburgh Pirates – No. 87|
May 14, 1986 |
|August 27, 2014, for the Colorado Rockies|
(through 2015 season)
|Runs batted in||4|
Jackson Thomas Williams (born May 14, 1986) is an American professional baseball catcher in the Pittsburgh Pirates organization. He has also played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Colorado Rockies and San Francisco Giants.
San Francisco Giants
Williams was drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the first round of the 2007 Major League Baseball Draft out of the University of Oklahoma. He played in the Giants organization until 2013 without making the majors.
Williams was called up to the majors for the first time on June 22, 2014.
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Williams was claimed off waivers by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on October 22, 2014.
Second Stint with Giants
He never appeared in a MLB game for the Angels, and was purchased by the San Francisco Giants (the team who originally drafted him in the first round in 2007) on March 17, 2015. As a September callup, Williams appeared in 7 games for the Giants, with 2 hits and 4 walks in 14 plate appearances.
Second Stint with Rockies
On November 10, 2015, Williams signed as a Free Agent with the Colorado Rockies.
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- Oklahoma Sooners bio
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