Josh Donaldson 20 | Third Base

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Fri. Aug 29, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Donaldson had a double and his 26th home run in Thursday's 4-3, 10-inning loss to the Los Angeles Angels. Impact: Donaldson has gone 7 for 13 with a homer, three doubles and four RBIs in his last four games.(STATS, 6:13pm)
Fri. Aug 29, 2014
News: Donaldson had a nice night on Thursday, going 2-for-3 with his 26th home run. Impact: After a very rough June, Donaldson has turned his season back around, with an OPS over .900 since the All-Star break. Donaldson's average is still a bit low at .255, but he does have 88 RBI on the season to go along with his 26 bombs.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Aug 26, 2014
News: Donaldson went 3 for 4 with two doubles and three RBIs in Monday's 8-2 win at Houston. Impact: Donaldson broke out of his recent slump, having gone 3 for 27 without an RBI over his previous eight contests.(STATS, 11:23am)
Mon. Aug 25, 2014
News: Donaldson had a big day at the plate Monday, going 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles and three RBI. Impact: Donaldson had been struggling at the dish before snapping out of it Monday, collecting just four hits in his previous nine games. For the season, Oakland's third baseman is the owner of a .252 average, 25 home runs and 87 RBI.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Aug 25, 2014
News: Donaldson (knee) is back in the lineup Monday in Houston, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Impact: Donaldson injured his knee during his final at-bat Saturday, which precipitated an MRI. While the results have yet to emerge, he must have checked out OK, as he handles the hot corner and bats third in the order.(RotoWire, )
Aug 24, 2014
News: Donaldson was held out of the lineup Sunday as a precaution after he suffered a knee injury during his final at-bat Saturday, Joe Stiglich of CSN Bay Area reports. Impact: Donaldson apparently lobbied to play Sunday, but the team decided it was a prudent move to send him in for a precautionary MRI. Assuming the MRI comes back clean, there's a good chance Donaldson will return to the lineup within a couple of days.(RotoWire, )
Aug 24, 2014
News: Donaldson is out of the lineup Sunday against the Angels, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Impact: After an 0-for-7 showing in the first two games of the series, Donaldson will head to the bench for the series finale. Alberto Callaspo will cover third base for him and bat seventh in the order.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 20, 2014
News: Donaldson is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Mets. Impact: Donaldson will get a well-deserved day of rest Wednesday following a stretch of starts dating back to July 2. Alberto Callaspo will start at third base in his place, batting sixth for the Athletics.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 13, 2014
News: Donaldson clubbed a pair of home runs in Tuesday's win over Kansas City. Impact: He hadn't homered since July 30, but he is batting .406 over a nine-game hitting streak.(STATS, 3:07pm)
Josh Donaldson
2014 Season
AVG
.259
HR
26
RBI
89
RUNS
81
Bio
Ht: 6' 0"  Wt: 221  Age: 28
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 12/8/1985, Pensacola, Florida
College: Auburn
Debut: 2010
Salary: $500,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury