Brent Rooker

Brent Rooker

Height: 6-3
Weight: 225 lbs
Age: 29
Oakland Athletics

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NBC SportsCarson Fulmer pitched decently in a no-decision against the Athletics on Sunday afternoon, giving up three runs on five hits over his 4 2/3 frames.

Fulmer also issued a pair of walks while striking out three in the ballgame. The A's scored a pair of runs against him in the third inning on RBI doubles by JJ Bleday and Brent Rooker. He then served up a solo homer to Miguel Andujar before departing in the fifth. Fulmer generated eight swings and misses on 77 pitches on the night, posting a 31 percent CSW. He'll try again to earn his first victory of the season as he carries a 3.66 ERA, 1.24 WHIP and a 52/25 K/BB ratio (51 2/3 innings) into Friday's rematch against the A's.

Source: NBC Sports
Sunday, Jul 21, 2024

Bleacher ReportPhillies Trade Rumors: Latest on Jazz Chisholm Jr., Brent Rooker, Tommy Pham

The Philadelphia Phillies are taking a selective approach to the 2024 MLB Trade Deadline Bob Nightengale of USA Today reported that the Phillies appear to be

Source: Bleacher Report
Sunday, Jul 21, 2024

NBC SportsJack Kochanowicz allowed seven runs with four strikeouts over four innings in a loss to the Athletics on Saturday.

Kochanowicz made his second start for the Angels on Saturday and struggled against the A's. Brent Rooker took him deep for a three-run homer in the first inning. After two scoreless frames, he walked in a run in the fourth and gave up three more on a bases-loaded double by Lawrence Butler. That would be it for the 23-year-old right-hander. He's given up 11 runs over seven innings through two starts.

Source: NBC Sports
Saturday, Jul 20, 2024

NBC SportsBrent Rooker went 2-for-3 with a three-run homer, two runs scored, and a walk to lead the A's to an 8-2 win over the Angels on Saturday.

Rooker continued his hot streak on Saturday, starting with a three-run blast in the first inning off Jack Kochanowicz. It was his fourth home run in his last four games. He later knocked a base hit in the fourth and score on a bases-loaded walk. Rooker was intentionally walked in the seventh to reach for a third time. The 29-year-old slugger is enjoying a career season, slashing .294/.372/.579 with 22 homers, 65 RBI, and five steals across 352 plate appearances.

Source: NBC Sports
Saturday, Jul 20, 2024

Yahoo SportsComing off monster weekend, is Rooker the right fit in Philly?

Brent Rooker left a clear impression with a monster weekend at Citizens Bank Park and fits a Phillies need, but there are several complicating factors in a trade.

Source: Yahoo Sports
Tuesday, Jul 16, 2024