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Brandon Moss

Moss with the Oakland Athletics
Oakland Athletics — No. 37
First baseman/Outfielder
Born: September 16, 1983 (1983-09-16) (age 36)
Loganville, Georgia
Bats: Left Throws: Right 
MLB debut
August 6, 2007 for the Boston Red Sox
Career statistics
(through August 6, 2014)
Batting average     .252
Hits     447
Home runs     89
Runs batted in     289
Career highlights and awards

Brandon Douglas Moss (born September 16, 1983) is an American Professional baseball player. He plays first base for the Oakland Athletics.

Moss has also played for the Boston Red Sox, Pittsburgh Pirates, and Philadelphia Phillies.


He was born 16 September 1983 in Monroe, Georgia. He graduated from Loganville High School in Loganville, Georgia. Moss was drafted in the 8th round of the 2002 Major League Baseball Draft by the Boston Red Sox.

Moss began playing minor league ball, starting with the Gulf Coast Red Sox. He then played for the Lowell Spinners, Augusta GreenJackets, and Sarasota Red Sox. He spent two years with the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs in 2005 and 2006. He then played for the Triple-A Pawtucket Red Sox.

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