MLB

Jason Bourgeois #30 - OF

Cincinnati

  • Age: 32
  • DOB: 1982/01/04
  • POB: Houston, TX
  • Height: 5-9 Weight: 190lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 6
  • Drafted by Texas in 2000 (2nd round).
  • Current Status: On roster

Scouting Report

AssetsOwns a solid bat (especially in the minors), good base-stealing speed, plenty of smarts and versatility--since he has experience playing all over the field.
FlawsDoes not make enough consistent contact to play regularly in the big leagues, which is why he bounces around so much. Lacks home-run power.
Career potentialSpeedy depth outfielder.

Honours and Awards

2001Appalachian League (R) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/09/01Contract purchased from Louisville (AAA).
2014/03/30Assigned by the Cincinnati Reds to their minor league camp.
2013/11/02Signed by the Cincinnati Reds to a minor league contract.
2013/10/09Refused minor league assignment from the Tampa Bay Rays and opted for free agency.
2013/08/25Outrighted to Durham (AAA).
2013/08/23Designated for assignment by the Tampa Bay Rays.
2013/08/05Contract purchased from Durham (AAA).
2013/03/25Assigned by the Tampa Bay Rays to their minor league camp.
2012/12/06Signed by the Tampa Bay Rays to a minor league contract.
2012/11/12Refused minor league assignment from the Kansas City Royals and opted for free agency.
2012/11/02Designated for assignment by the Kansas City Royals.
2012/09/14Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
2012/07/17Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
2012/06/27Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
2012/04/27Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
2012/03/20Acquired from the Houston Astros.
2012/02/23Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2011/07/22Missed 18 games (right quadricep).
2011/06/29Right quadricep, 15-day DL.
2011/06/13Missed 1 game (right ankle injury).
2011/06/12Right ankle injury, day-to-day.
2011/06/04Missed 25 games (oblique injury).
2011/05/08Oblique injury, 15-day DL.
2011/02/07Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2010/07/04Recalled from Round Rock (AAA).
2010/07/02Optioned to Round Rock (AAA).
2010/06/20Contract purchased from Round Rock (AAA).
2010/04/03Assigned by the Houston Astros to their minor league camp.
2010/01/20Outrighted to Round Rock (AAA).
2010/01/13Designated for assignment by the Houston Astros.
2009/10/26Claimed off waivers from the Milwaukee Brewers.
2009/08/12Contract purchased from Nashville (AAA).
2009/03/25Assigned by the Milwaukee Brewers to their minor league camp.
2008/11/24Signed by the Milwaukee Brewers to a minor league contract.
2008/10/17Outrighted to Charlotte (AAA).
2008/10/02Did not make the Chicago White Sox playoff roster.
2008/09/06Contract purchased from Charlotte (AAA).
2008/03/25Assigned by the Chicago White Sox to their minor league camp.
2008/01/11Signed by the Chicago White Sox to a minor league contract.
2007/11/03Opted for minor league free agency.
2006/11/01Opted for minor league free agency.
2005/12/08Selected by the Seattle Mariners from the Atlanta Braves in the Rule 5 Minor League Draft.
2005/05/20Designated for assignment by the Atlanta Braves.
2005/03/24Claimed off waivers from the Texas Rangers.
2005/03/15Designated for assignment by the Texas Rangers.
2005/03/10Optioned to Frisco (AA).
2005/02/24Re-signed by the Texas Rangers to a one-year contract.
2004/03/17Optioned to Frisco (AA).
2003/11/20Contract purchased from Oklahoma (AAA).

Trades

2013/11/02Signed by the Cincinnati Reds to a minor league contract.
2012/12/06Signed by the Tampa Bay Rays to a minor league contract.
2012/03/20Houston Astros traded Humberto Quintero and Jason Bourgeois to the Kansas City Royals for Kevin Chapman and a player to be named (D'Andre Toney).
2009/10/26Claimed off waivers by the Houston Astros from the Milwaukee Brewers.
2008/11/24Signed by the Milwaukee Brewers to a minor league contract.
2008/01/11Signed by the Chicago White Sox to a minor league contract.
2005/12/08Selected by the Seattle Mariners from the Atlanta Braves in the Rule 5 Minor League Draft.
2005/03/24Atlanta Braves claimed Jason Bourgeois off waivers from the Texas Rangers.
2000/06/05Drafted by the Texas Rangers in the 2nd round in 2000.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
2013Tampa BayAL91623001224000.188.278.375.653
2013DurhamAAA903485210115326131382265.290.343.368.711
2012Kansas CityAL30621016210544543.258.303.323.626
2012OmahaAAA6022241547138212475-.243.314.324.638
2011HoustonNL9323830708211610243161.294.323.357.680
2011Oklahoma CityAAA4184831011101-.444.474.7221.196
2011Corpus ChristiAA2101200000010-.200.200.200.400
2011GCL AstrosR3101300041200-.300.364.300.664
2010HoustonNL69123162741031316124-.220.294.268.562
2010Round RockAAA6523537811035282128186-.345.405.477.882
2009MilwaukeeNL243767001337300.189.250.270.520
2009NashvilleAAA1054246113418624122403678.316.354.401.755
2008Chicago WSAL630110000000-.333.333.6671.000
2008CharlotteAAA12751083146235948336530116.286.335.404.739
2007CharlotteAAA843385110518373429492369.311.369.444.813
2007BirminghamAA43162254810322016201535.296.357.432.789
2006San AntonioAA107411651142274383766237-.277.338.394.732
2005RichmondAAA119388339320221631578517.240.301.317.618
2004FriscoAA138530731351972584481301016.255.313.328.641
2003FriscoAA552022851544211645319.252.308.376.684
2003StocktonA692777591223434363316320.329.416.473.889
2002SavannahA127522721332158494066221138.255.318.360.678
2002CharlotteA92755100424114.185.233.222.455
2001PulaskiR622516078122734264721718.311.387.458.845
2000GCL RangersR2488182140061415923.239.356.284.640
TotalMLB23147964124154329325551144.259.305.326.631
TotalAL45811220311768543.247.299.346.645
TotalNL18639852104123222264746101.261.307.322.629
TotalAAA654248336272211424302371893021444745.291.344.392.736
TotalAA3451315192350562112137113212722130.266.325.368.693
TotalA205826152229448128778103391562.277.349.393.742
TotalR8934979102162744416430921.292.378.410.788

Legend:

GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage


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