Corey Brown CF TB 7 months ago

Brown signed a minor league deal with the Rays on Monday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Brown also gets an invite to spring training after he played in three games for the Red Sox in 2014. He has an outside shot to make the Rays' roster this upcoming season, although the most likely case is that the 29-year-old ends up with Triple-A Durham.

Corey Brown CF TB 10 months ago

Brown was designated for assignment Sunday.

Brown didn't do much in his time with the Red Sox, striking out in his only at-bat with the team. He will now have to decide whether to accept his assignment or look for an opening on another roster.

Corey Brown CF TB 11 months ago

Brown will be called up to Boston for Tuesday night's game, according to a big league source, the Boston Herald reports.

The 28-year-old Brown is hitting .226/.294/.452 with 16 homers in 323 plate appearances at Triple-A Pawtucket.

Corey Brown CF TB 1 year ago

Red Sox signed OF Corey Brown to a minor league contract.

The 28-year-old outfielder receives an invitation to big league camp. Brown slashed .254/.326/.473 with 19 homers, 56 RBI and 12 stolen bases in 107 games at Triple-A Syracuse in 2013 and will provide organizational depth in the outfield for the Red Sox.

Corey Brown CF TB 1 year ago

Corey Brown has elected free agency.

He had the option after being outrighted off his second 40-man roster in the last two months. Brown, 28, spent nearly all of last season at Triple-A with the Nationals, batting .254/.326/.473 with 19 homers and 12 steals.

Corey Brown CF TB 1 year ago

Athletics sent OF Corey Brown outright to Triple-A Sacramento.

Brown had been designated for assignment last week, but he's cleared waivers and will remain in the organization. It was the second time since December that the 28-year-old was removed from a 40-man roster.

Corey Brown CF TB 1 year ago

Athletics designated OF Corey Brown for assignment.

The move clears a spot for the addition of left-hander Eric O'Flaherty. Brown, 28, was just acquired from the Nationals last month for cash considerations. Now he could be on the move once again.

Corey Brown CF TB 2 years ago

Athletics acquired OF Corey Brown from the Nationals for cash considerations.

Brown, 28, was taken by the Athletics in the first round (59th overall) in the 2007 draft. He went to the Nationals with reliever Henry Rodriguez in December 2010 in the Josh Willingham trade. Brown has hit at every level of his ascent through the minors but he repeated at Triple-A Syracuse in 2012-13. The Nationals had designated him for assignment to make room for Nate McLouth.

Corey Brown CF TB 2 years ago

Nationals designated OF Corey Brown for assignment.

The move clears a spot for the newly-signed Nate McLouth on the 40-man roster. Brown, 28, appeared in 14 games with the Nationals this past season and was mostly organizational depth.

Corey Brown CF TB 2 years ago

Nationals recalled OF Corey Brown from Triple-A Syracuse.

He and Eury Perez will join Scott Hairston as depth behind Bryce Harper, Denard Span and Jayson Werth down the stretch. Brown has a little pop and speed, but the 27-year-old doesn't figure to see the field enough to employ either to the degree that would justify a transaction in NL-only leagues.