Domonic Brown, Left Field


Date of Birth: 9/3/1987
Birthplace: Zephyr Hills, Florida
Nickname: Downtown

Domonic Brown, left fielder, was drafted straight out of high school by the Philadelphia Phillies in 2006. He played primarily in the Phillies' minor league system from 2006 through 2012. He played in 35 games with the Phillies in 2010 and 56 games in both 2011 and 2012.

In 2013, his first full season in the major leagues, Brown batted .272 with 135 hits, 21 doubles, 27 home runs, and 83 RBIs. As a left fielder, he made 185 putouts and 5 errors in 132 games. He finished the 2014 season with 111 hits, 22 doubles, 63 RBIs, and a .235 batting average.

Brown played in 63 games with the Phillies in 2015. He finished the season with 43 hits and a .228 batting average. Defensively, he played 50 games in right field.

Brown signed with the Toronto Blue Jays on February 25, 2016. He spent the entire 2016 season in the minor leagues.

Brown became a free agent on November 7, 2016. He signed a minor league contract with the Colorado Rockies on January 31, 2017. He spent the 2017 season in the minors prior to being released on July 19th.

Career batting statistics for Brown through 2016 include:

  • 493 games played
  • 391 hits
  • 73 doubles
  • 229 RBIs
  • 317 strikeouts to 138 walks
  • .246 batting average

Career fielding statistics for Brown as an outfielder through 2016 include:

  • 288 games played in left field, 157 games played in right field
  • 671 putouts
  • 13 errors

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - Domonic Brown
ESPN - Domonic Brown