|Bats / Throws||Left / Right|
|Date of Birth||12/17/1992|
|Height, Weight||6'0", 250 lbs|
|Drafted||2011 - Rd 2|
Vogelbach is not in the lineup Thursday against the Athletics, Greg Johns of MLB.com reports.
Vogelbach is slashing .160/.333/.300 with two home runs and six RBI in 19 games this month. He'll give way to Domingo Santana at DH on Thursday with lefty Sean Manaea starting for Oakland.
Vogelbach (neck) went 0-for-2 with a walk in a loss to the Astros on Tuesday.
Vogelbach had sat out the series finale versus the Orioles on Sunday with neck soreness, but he was well enough to serve as the designated hitter Tuesday. The slugger remains mired in a 1-for-16 slump that's encompassed his last five games, and he's now gone without an extra-base hit in 12 of his last 13 contests overall.
Vogelbach (neck) is starting at DH and hitting seventh Tuesday against the Astros, Greg Johns of MLB.com reports.
Vogelbach sat out Sunday's series finale against the Orioles due to a sore neck, but he's been cleared to return following Monday's off day. The 26-year-old is hitting just .178 with a 12:18 BB:K through 17 games this month.