Buddy Boshers, Relief Pitcher, Minnesota Twins, #62
Date of Birth: 5/9/1988
Birthplace: Huntsville, Alabama
College: Calhoun Community College
Buddy Boshers, relief pitcher for the Minnesota Twins, was first drafted by the Los Angeles Angels in 2008. He pitched in the Angels' minor league system from 2008 through 2012.
Boshers pitched in 25 games of relief with the Angels in 2013. He had a 4.70 ERA in 15.1 innings. He also pitched in 44 games in the minors. He spent the entire 2014 season in the minors.
Boshers became a free agent on November 4, 2014. A month later, on December 16th, he signed a minor league contract with the Rockies. They released him on March 18, 2015. He didn't play professional baseball in 2015.
The Twins signed Boshers to a minor league contract on December 14, 2015. He spent part of the 2016 season on the DL with left elbow inflammation. He finished the season with 2 wins and no losses, 37 strikeouts to 7 walks, and a 4.25 ERA in 36.0 innings in 37 games.
Boshers finished the 2017 season with 1 win and no losses, 28 strikeouts to 10 walks, and a 4.89 ERA in 35.0 innings in 38 games. He didn't pitch in the Wild Card game.