BILOXI, MS - The Milwaukee Brewers have announced the following roster move on Thursday afternoon: C Jacob Nottingham has been promoted to the Triple-A Colorado Springs playoff roster. The SkySox play game two of their PCL playoff series against the Memphis Redbirds on Thursday night in Memphis. Nottingham is the fourth Biloxi Shucker to be promoted to the SkySox roster following the season, joining OF Troy Stokes Jr. , OF Johnny Davis and RHP Aaron Wilkerson .
Nottingham, 22, batted .209 with 21 doubles, nine home runs, and 48 RBI in 101 games for the Shuckers this season. He was named Brewers Minor League Player of the Month for June after batting .317 with two home runs and 11 RBI in 18 games. Nottingham caught 39.7% of base stealers this season (27-for-68) and had a .989 fielding percentage.
This is his first promotion to Triple-A after spending the last two seasons in Biloxi.
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