Brandon Woodruff is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball (MLB). Woodruff made his debut with the Colorado Springs Sky Sox in the first half of the season.
On June 13, the Brewers called up Woodruff to the majors. While warming up, he suffered an injury that landed him on the disabled list. On August 4, the Milwaukee Brewers called up Woodruff to make his debut.
Recalled on September 1 after being optioned back on August 20 to Colorado Springs.
He went 2–3 with a 4.81 ERA in eight starts for Milwaukee, and 6-5 with a 4.30 ERA in 16 starts for Colorado Springs.
Woodruff entered the 2018 season as Milwaukee’s third-best prospect, according to MLB.com. As of early April, he had an option to join Colorado Springs.
He started Game 1 of the NLDS against the Colorado Rockies and went three innings without allowing a run in a 3–2 victory for the Brewers.
Woodruff hit a home run off of Clayton Kershaw in the first game of the 2018 National League Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
He was the 22nd starter and the 3rd reliever to accomplish this accomplishment in the postseason’s history.
Brandon Woodruff Contract
Brandon Woodruff signed a 1 year / $6,800,000 contract with the Milwaukee Brewers, including $6,800,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $6,800,000. In 2022, Woodruff will earn a base salary of $6,800,000, while carrying a total salary of $6,800,000.
Brandon Woodruff Salary
Brandon Woodruff takes home an annual average salary of $6,800,000 as a professional baseball player.
Brandon Woodruff Net Worth
Brandon Woodruff has a net worth of $1 million.