John Jaso 5 | Catcher

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Wed. July 30, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Jaso is not in the lineup Wednesday vs. the Astros. Impact: Jaso will get the day off with lefty Dallas Keuchel starting for the Astros. Derek Norris starts behind the plate, catching for Jason Hammel.(RotoWire, )
Mon. July 28, 2014
News: Jaso (knee) went 2-for-5 with a run scored and three RBI in his return to the lineup Sunday vs. the Rangers. Impact: The Athletics removed Jaso from Saturday's game due to a knee injury, but his presence in the lineup a day later suggested the team wasn't concerned about the ailment. The multi-hit game capped a highly-productive week for Jaso, who finished the seven-day stretch with a homer, seven RBI and a .400 batting average.(RotoWire, )
Mon. July 28, 2014
News: Jaso singled, doubled and had three RBIs Sunday. Impact: Jaso has nine RBIs in his last seven games.(STATS, 5:25pm)
July 27, 2014
News: Jaso (knee) is back in the lineup Sunday against the Rangers. Impact: Jaso was pulled from Saturday's game with what was presumed to be a knee injury, but the ailment doesn't appear to be serious, as he'll return the very next day. The 30-year-old catcher will lead off for the A's and catch Scott Kazmir.(RotoWire, )
Sun. July 27, 2014
News: Jaso drilled a two-run homer Saturday. Impact: Jaso ended a pathetic 21-game homerless drought.(STATS, 2:14pm)
Sat. July 26, 2014
News: Jaso was removed from Saturday's game in the eighth inning, possibly due to an injured knee, John Hickey of the Bay Area News Group reports. Impact: The veteran backstop went deep and picked up his 34th and 35th RBI of the season before departing as part of a 1-for-4 night. It's unclear as to what specifically prompted his exit, so look for more information prior to Sunday evening's series finale against the Rangers. Jaso was replaced behind the dish by Derek Norris.(RotoWire, )
Thu. July 24, 2014
News: Jaso went 3 for 3 with two RBIs on Wednesday. Impact: Jaso has 33 RBIs.(STATS, 3:58pm)
Thu. July 24, 2014
News: Jaso was 3-for-3 with a double, a walk and two RBI in Wednesday's 9-7 win over the Astros. Impact: Jaso has raised his batting average from .263 to .289 over the past 11 games. The catcher is slashing .364/.408/.568 in July.(RotoWire, )
Tue. July 22, 2014
News: Jaso is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Astros, CSN California's Joe Stiglich reports. Impact: Derek Norris will handle the catching duties and Coco Crisp will slot in at DH, getting a night off from the outfield, leaving Jaso as a bench bat Tuesday. He has started four of the previous five games, and has an impressive .277/.355/.455 slash line on the season.(RotoWire, )
Mon. July 21, 2014
News: Jaso went 2 for 4 with two RBIs in Sunday's 10-2 win over Baltimore. Impact: Jaso has hit safely in eight of nine, batting .367 with five extra-base hits.(STATS, 5:24pm)
Sat. July 19, 2014
News: Jaso isn't in the lineup Saturday against the Orioles. Impact: Jaso has put together a seven-game hitting streak, during which he's hit .429 (9-for-21) with one triple, three doubles, four RBI, and three runs scored. Instead, Coco Crisp and his balky ankle will hold down the fort at designated hitter, at least for one game.(RotoWire, )
John Jaso
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 2"  Wt: 205  Age: 30
Bats: L  Throws: R
Born: 9/19/1983, Chula Vista, California
College: Southwestern (CA) JC
Debut: 2008
Salary: $2,300,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury