Matt McBride was called up Wednesday by the Oakland Athletics, the team announced.
The Lehigh and Liberty High product was hitting .188 in 11 games with Triple-A Nashville. The 30-year-old has a .199 career average in the majors, which spanned 72 games over three seasons (2012, 2014-15) with the Rockies.
McBride, who signed a free-agent deal this offseason with the A’s, has played catcher and outfield this season. He has a career .299 average in 11 minor league seasons.