Brad Boxberger is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball (MLB).
He previously played in MLB for the San Diego Padres, Tampa Bay Rays, Arizona Diamondbacks, Kansas City Royals, and Miami Marlins.
Boxberger was selected by the Cincinnati Reds in the first round of the 2009 MLB draft, and he played minor league baseball for the Reds until being transferred to the Padres after the 2011 season.
Boxberger debuted in Major League Baseball with the Padres in 2012. He was traded to the Tampa Bay Rays after the 2013 season.
Boxberger began his rookie season in the weekend rotation before taking over as the team’s No. 1 starter and earning second-team All-America accolades from Rivals.com.
He went 3-5 with a 3.20 ERA. He allowed 78 hits and 32 earned runs in 90 innings, while also walking 34 batters and struck out a team-high 72 batters, opponents hit.234 against him.
He allowed three runs on seven hits with eight strikeouts in seven innings. On April 20, he won at Washington after pitching seven innings and allowing only one run on three hits with nine strikeouts.
On April 6, he grabbed the win over No. 9 Oregon State, allowing only one run on three hits while striking out five batters to earn Pac-10 Conference Pitcher of the Week honors. He struck out a season-high nine hitters in a loss against No. 17 Arizona State on March 24.
What Is Brad Boxberger Salary: How Much Does Brad Boxberger Make?
Brad Boxberger takes home an annual average salary of $2,500,000 million as a professional baseball pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers.