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2015 Avg.
.225
 
Career Avg.
.246
Name  Brandon Moss
Born  9/16/1983
Height  6-0
Weight  210
Number  44
Position  1B
Bats  L
Throws  R
5/19/2015 11:24:00 PM
Description: Indians 1B/OF Brandon Moss hit a solo home run in the, 3-1, victory over the White Sox on Tuesday.
Insight: Moss has six home runs this season. He is slashing .232/.288/.440 with 24 RBI and 15 runs in 125 at-bats.
 
5/18/2015 6:11:00 PM
Description: Indians 1B/OF Brandon Moss will be in the lineup on Monday after all.
Insight: Carlos Santana is a late scratch for Monday's game due to back spasms, so Moss will play first base. Moss is hitting .229 with five home runs and 23 RBI in 118 at-bats this season.
 
5/18/2015 5:20:00 PM
Description: Indians 1B/OF Brandon Moss is not in the lineup on Monday versus the White Sox.
Insight: It appears to be a normal day off. Moss is hitting .229/.282/.424 with five home runs and 23 RBI in 118 at-bats this season.
 
5/13/2015 9:21:00 PM
Description: Indians 1B/OF Brandon Moss was 3-for-4 in the, 2-0, victory over the Cardinals on Wednesday.
Insight: Moss singled in the first to drive in the first run of the game. Moss' two other hits were also singles. He is hitting .235 with five home runs and 22 RBI in 102 at-bats this season.
 
5/10/2015 10:30:00 AM
Description: Indians 1B/OF Brandon Moss is not in the lineup versus the Twins on Sunday.
Insight: Moss is 1-for-12 in the last three games. He is simply getting a day of rest. Moss is hitting .221/.280/.453 with five home runs and 21 RBI in 95 at-bats this season.
 
4/28/2015 9:34:00 PM
Description: Indians 1B/OF Brandon Moss hit a three-run homer in the, 11-6, defeat against the Royals on Tuesday.
Insight: Moss hit the homer in the sixth to give Cleveland a, 5-2, lead, but the Indians didn't score anymore runs. That was Moss' four home run of the season. He is also hiitting .236 with 14 RBI.
 
4/24/2015 10:30:00 PM
Description: Indians 1B/OF Brandon Moss had an absurd seven RBIs on Friday night.
Insight: Two of his three hits were homers, and he also had a double as well. Moss is hitting .214 with three home runs and nine RBIs this season.
 
10/1/2014 9:30:00 AM
Description: Athletics 1B/OF Brandon Moss hit two home runs in Tuesday's Wild Card game loss to the Royals.
Insight: Moss hit a two-run homer to start the high-scoring affair in the top of the first and then gave the A's a 5-3 lead on a three-run shot to dead center in the sixth. Oakland tacked on two more runs to go up 7-3, but the Athletics were unable to hold the lead. Oakland led again 8-7 in the 12th but allowed two runs in the bottom of the inning as the Athletics officially capped off their season collapse.
 
9/25/2014 4:16:00 PM
Description: Athletics 1B/OF Brandon Moss is back in the starting lineup on Thursday against the Rangers.
Insight: Moss missed Wednesday's game with torn cartilage in his hip, which will require surgery. Moss, however, is going to try and play through it until the end of the season. Moss is batting fifth and playing left field on Thursday.
 
9/25/2014 9:36:00 AM
Description: Athletics 1B/OF Brandon Moss was not in the lineup on Wednesday due to a hip injury that will require offseason surgury according to the San Francisco Chronicle.
Insight: Moss, however, will play through the injury until the Athletics are eliminated. Moss took a cortisone shot to help deal with the pain.
 
8/22/2014 4:38:00 PM
Description: Athletics 1B/OF Brandon Moss is out of the lineup Friday in the series opener versus the Angels.
Insight: The Angels are starting a left-hander so the left-handed hitter Moss will get a night off. Just called up Craig Gentry will start in left field with Nate Freiman at 1B.
 
8/15/2014 4:09:00 PM
Description: Athletics 1B/OF Brandon Moss is out of the lineup Friday in the series opener versus Atlanta.
Insight: Atlanta is starting left-hander Alex Wood so the left-handed hitter Moss will get a night off. He's actually been good against lefties this season, hitting .282 with four homers and an .818 OPS in 78 at-bats. Nate Freiman will start at first with Jonny Gomes in left field.
 
8/13/2014 6:02:00 PM
Description: Athletics 1B/OF Brandon Moss is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Royals.
Insight: Kansas City is starting left-hander Jason Vargas so Moss will get a night off. He's actually been good against lefties this season, hitting .282 with four homers in 78 at-bats, but manager Bob Melvin is going with Sam Fuld in left field, Nate Freiman at first base and lefty-killer Jonny Gomes at DH.
 
8/12/2014 11:02:00 PM
Description: Athletics 1B/OF Brandon Moss went 4-for-5 with a double and two RBI Tuesday at Kansas City.
Insight: Moss had been slumping, going 6-for-52 (.115) with 20 Ks in 14 games from July 25 to Aug. 10 before going 5-for-7 with four RBI the last two games. He's still in search of his first homer since July 24.
 
8/2/2014 12:13:00 PM
Description: Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss is not in Saturday's starting lineup.
Insight: No injury, just a routine day off. Moss is a top-10 RBI guy this season (72) to go along with 23 homers.
 
7/25/2014 10:45:00 AM
Description: Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss hit his third grand slam of the year Thursday and has a favorable matchup Friday against Texas starter Jerome Williams.
Insight: Moss is 6-for-12 with a pair of home runs and seven RBI in their matchups. He's a top-10 RBI guy this season to go along with 23 homers. Start him.
 
Hot7/24/2014 6:00:00 PM
Description: Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss' grand slam gave the A's a commanding 8-1 lead against Houston
Insight: It is Moss' third grand slam of the season and 23 homer of the year. His 71 RBI has him solidly in the top-10.
 
7/13/2014 7:03:00 PM
Description: Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss has homered in two straight games.
Insight: Moss is tied for fifth in baseball with 21 home runs and he also has 66 RBI.
 
7/7/2014 6:12:00 PM
Description: Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss (ankle) is in the lineup Monday.
Insight: Moss (19 HR, 62 RBI) left Friday's game with a sprained left ankle, but his MRI revealed no structural damage and he only missed two games.
 
7/6/2014 8:47:00 PM
Description: Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss had an MRI on his sore left ankle which revealed no structural damage, according to Joe Stiglich of Comcast SportsNet.
Insight: Moss (19 HR, 62 RBI) isn't healing quickly and the team was obviously concerned. He still may miss more time.