MLB

Oakland Athletics
2014 Avg.
.264
 
Career Avg.
.259
Name  John Jaso
Born  9/19/1983
Height  6-2
Weight  205
Number  5
Position  C
Bats  L
Throws  R
9/10/2014 6:40:00 PM
Description: Oakland C/DH John Jaso has not passed his concussion tests and is not available Wednesday.
Insight: Jaso was apparently told by the doctor to stop all baseball activities which means he'll be out for a significant amount of time. He's got a .265 batting average with nine homers and 40 RBI.
 
Cold8/24/2014 7:48:00 PM
Description: Oakland C/DH John Jaso will be placed on the disabled list Monday, according to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle.
Insight: Oakland's acquisition of Geovany Soto on Sunday makes more sense now. Jaso is dealing with concussion symptoms from taking a foul tip off his mask two weeks ago.
 
Cold8/24/2014 11:25:00 AM
Description: Oakland C/DH John Jaso is a career 1-for-17 (.059) against Angels right-hander Jered Weaver.
Insight: Jaso's numbers have fallen off a cliff in August. After batting .323 in July, he's hitting just .152 in 15 games this month and should certainly be avoided in this unfavorable matchup.
 
Cold8/16/2014 6:07:00 PM
Description: Oakland C/DH John Jaso went 1-for-4 with a solo homer Saturday at Atlanta.
Insight: Jaso is hitting .264 with nine homers, 39 RBI and a .771 OPS on the year, but he's just 5-for-39 (.128) in August.
 
8/15/2014 6:07:00 PM
Description: Oakland C/DH John Jaso is out of the lineup Friday at Atlanta.
Insight: The game is in Atlanta, which means no DH, and lefty Alex Wood is starting. Jaso has just 24 at-bats against lefties all year. Derek Norris is behind the plate for Oakland.
 
7/19/2014 6:52:00 PM
Description: Oakland C/DH John Jaso is out of the lineup Satday against Baltimore
Insight: The 30-year-old has hit .274 with seven homers, 29RBI and an .799 OPS this season.
 
6/27/2014 4:43:00 PM
Description: Oakland C/DH John Jaso is out of the lineup Friday against Miami.
Insight: Without the DH, Derek Norris or Jaso were the two players for one position so one of them had to sit. The 30-year-old has hit .275 with seven homers, 24 RBI and an .820 OPS this season.
 
6/20/2014 5:25:00 PM
Description: Oakland C/DH John Jaso is out of the lineup Friday against he Red Sox.
Insight: Felix Doubront is starting for Boston and Jaso doesn't start against lefties. The 30-year-old has hit .272 with six homers, 23 RBI and an .807 OPS this season. Alberto Callaspo is starting as the DH.
 
6/8/2014 5:33:00 PM
Description: Oakland DH John Jaso had a productive outing Sunday against the Orioles.
Insight: Jaso's afternoon included an RBI groundout, a two-run double and an RBI single. He's had a good year so far, hitting .294 with six homers in 143 at bats.
 
5/26/2014 6:49:00 AM
Description: Athletics C/DH John Jaso returned to pinch hit on Sunday.
Insight: Jaso has not started since Thursday due to general soreness. He has been a solid under-the-radar fantasy option this season, hitting .282 with four homers and an .834 OPS.
 
5/24/2014 11:46:00 AM
Description: Athletics C/DH John Jaso is not in the starting lineup for Saturday's game against Toronto.
Insight: Jaso is getting the day off due to general soreness. He has been a solid under-the-radar fantasy option this season, hitting .284 with four homers and an .841 OPS.
 
5/18/2014 9:49:00 AM
Description: Athletics C/DH John Jaso has batted .313 with a 1.201 OPS in his career against Cleveland right-hander Justin Masterson.
Insight: Jaso has been a solid under-the-radar fantasy option this season, hitting .284 with four homers and an .852 OPS in 95 at-bats. He's gone 5-for-16 with two doubles and two home runs against Masterson.
 
7/6/2013 9:45:00 AM
Description: Athletics catcher John Jaso (hand) is an impressive 7-for-17 (.412) with a home run and a 1.147 OPS versus Royals starter Ervin Santana.
Insight: Jaso missed 10 days while dealing with a hand injury and is just 1-for-6 since his return, but this is a favorable matchup worth a flier. The backstop is hitting .272 with two homers, 19 RBI and a 38/29 K/BB this season.
 
6/26/2013 3:16:00 PM
Description: Athletics catcher John Jaso (hand) is not in Wednesday's starting lineup and could be out until Friday, according to A's beat writer Susan Slusser.
Insight: Jaso has been dealing with a hand injury since last Thursday. The backstop is hitting .276 with two homers, 19 RBI and a 37/27 K/BB this season. Stephen Vogt will start behind the plate on Wednesday, but has yet to show he has any fantasy value at the big league level.
 
6/25/2013 6:03:00 PM
Description: Athletics catcher John Jaso (hand) was scratched from the lineup Tuesday, according to Jane Lee of MLB.com.
Insight: Jaso has been dealing with a left palm abrasion since last Thursday. The backstop is hitting .276 with two homers, 19 RBI and a 37/27 K/BB this season.
 
5/18/2013 10:17:00 AM
Description: Athletics catcher John Jaso is a career .500 hitter (7-for-14) with a home run and a 1.374 OPS against Royals starter Ervin Santana.
Insight: Jaso was leading off for the A's with Coco Crisp sidelined by injury but has returned to his customary No. 2 spot.
 
5/8/2013 10:50:00 AM
Description: Athletics catcher John Jaso is a career .444 hitter (4-for-9) with a pair of homers and a 1.768 OPS against Cleveland starter Justin Masterson.
Insight: Jaso has been leading off for the A's with Coco Crisp sidelined by injury and has done well in the role with a .467 OBP over seven games.
 
5/4/2013 10:23:00 AM
Description: Athletics catcher John Jaso (.272, 1 HR, 11 RBI) is just 2-for-12 against Yankees hurler Phil Hughes.
Insight: Add in that it's a day game following a night game and the A's figure to start Derek Norris behind the plate.
 
4/23/2013 10:20:00 PM
Description: Athletics catcher John Jaso snapped out of a 0-for-14 slump with a three-hit game Tuesday against the Red Sox.
Insight: Jaso had a double and two RBIs in the game and also walked once. He's hitting .258 with one homer, nine RBIs and six walks through 17 games.
 
Hot9/1/2012 12:38:00 PM
Description: Seattle catcher John Jaso is a .636 hitter against Angels right-hander Ervin Santana with a homer and six RBI in 11 at-bats.
Insight: Jaso is not normally a fantasy option, but he's played above expectations all season. He's a must start in this extremely favorable matchup.
 

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
CAR 4
TOR 1
Final
DUKE 66
UCONN 56
 
Final
CHI 103
NYK 97
 
Final
HOU 90
NOP 99
 
2nd
SAC 44
MIL 46
 
1st
GSW 7
OKC 16
 
Final
RICE 72
STTHOMASTX 61
 
Final
UVA 70
CLST 54
Final
LIU 69
FIU 58
 
Final
STET 67
GSOUT 76
 
Final
QUIN 80
LEH 65
 
Final
SFLA 69
SHU 89
Final
RICH 65
SALA 54
Final
CAN 60
USB 59
 
Final
DEL 62
TEMPL 82
Final
WCU 56
WRST 69
 
Final
VERM 56
YALE 57
 
Final
SDKST 75
IDST 72
 
Final
RIDE 62
MRGST 48
 
Final
LATU 79
NICST 54
 
Final
CHAR 75
APP 65
Final
MISS 71
CCAR 68
 
Final
DUKE 66
UCONN 56
 
Final
BRAD 80
EUREK 38
 
Final
PEAY 76
OAKC 52
 
Final
JST 66
SMISS 46
 
Final
SD 55
MNTST 53
 
Final
UAB 70
LSU 79
 
2nd
EVAN 69
OHIO 69
 
Half
CSFU 30
CSDH 17
 
1st
ORST 48
DEP 28
 
Half
PAC 35
NEV 17
 
Half
USF 46
PORST 22
 
Half
IDAHO 49
WALLA 18
 
1st
UTST 13
CALST 16
 
Final
PIT 1
COL 0
Final
PHI 1
FLA 2
Final
CAR 4
TOR 1
Final
CLB 4
WAS 5
Final
MON 1
ANA 2
 
1st
SJS 0
EDM 0
 
1st
LOS 0
STL 0
 
4th
JAC 21
TEN 10