When Was Brosseau Drafted?

Michael Dillon Brosseau was born on March 15, 1994, he is an American professional baseball infielder for the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball (MLB). He made his MLB debut in 2019 for the Tampa Bay Rays and was traded to the Brewers after the 2021 season.

He was undrafted in 2016 and signed a free-agent contract with the Tampa Bay Rays on June 23, 2016. Brosseau’s professional career started with the Gulf Coast League Rays.

After an impressive start, Brosseau was promoted to the Bowling Green Hot Rods for the 2017 season, where he led the Midwest League in average (.318) and on-base percentage (.393).

Following another impressive stint, he earned a call-up to the Charlotte Stone Crabs of the Florida State League, which is in Class A-Advanced baseball. On August 15, 2020, Brosseau pitched against the Toronto Blue Jays and recorded his first career strikeout against Randal Grichuk.

Offensively, he finished the shortened season hitting .302/.378/.558 with 5 home runs and 12 RBIs in 86 at-bats. On September 1, Brosseau was batting against the New York Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman when a pitch was thrown by Chapman narrowly missed his head.

Brosseau spent most of 2021 between the Rays and the Durham Bulls. In 57 games, he batted .187 with five home runs and 18 runs batted in. On November 13, 2021, Brosseau was traded to the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for pitcher Evan Reifert.