Brad Boxberger

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  • 6' 2"/225
  • Age: 27

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Brad Boxberger Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
4-10 3.71 63.0 74 1.37

Brad Boxberger MLB Career Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
9-13 2.94 177.1 235 1.20

Brad Boxberger Bio

  • Full Name: Bradley George Boxberger
  • Born: 5/27/1988 in Fullerton, CA
  • Draft: 2009, Cincinnati Reds, 1st rd. (43rd overall)
  • College: Southern California
  • Debut: June 10, 2012
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2015 Stats 4 10 3.71 69 0 41 63.0 74 1.37
MLB Career Stats 9 13 2.94 174 0 44 177.1 235 1.20

Brad Boxberger Four-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2015 Rays AL 705 Four-seam FB 93.52 91.52 2267.00 5.28 88.52
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 92.90 92.54 2213.00 6.16 89.87
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2015
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October 8, 2015 at 1:12 AM ET

Boxberger leads AL with 41 saves

Rays closer Brad Boxberger finished the 2015 regular season with a 4-10 record, a 3.71 ERA, a 1.37 WHIP, 41 saves and 74 strikeouts across 63 innings.

September 5, 2015 at 8:26 PM ET

Boxberger earns 34th save

Rays closer Brad Boxberger recorded a save after pitching a perfect ninth inning against the Yankees on Saturday.

Awards

Brad Boxberger Awards

AL All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Tampa Bay AL

AFL All-Prospect Team

Year Team League
2011 Phoenix AFL

AFL Rising Stars

Year Team League
2011 Phoenix AFL

SOU Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2011 Carolina SOU

CAR Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Lynchburg CAR

Brad Boxberger Leaderboards

Saves

Season SV Rank
2015 41 1st in AL

Games

Season G Rank
2015 69 14th in AL

Holds

Season HLD Rank
2014 19 15th in AL

Brad Boxberger Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 6, 2014 Tampa Bay Rays recalled RHP Brad Boxberger from Durham Bulls.
May 2, 2014 Tampa Bay Rays optioned RHP Brad Boxberger to Durham Bulls.
May 1, 2014 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Brad Boxberger from Durham Bulls.
April 19, 2014 Tampa Bay Rays optioned RHP Brad Boxberger to Durham Bulls.
April 14, 2014 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Brad Boxberger from Durham Bulls.
March 20, 2014 Tampa Bay Rays optioned RHP Brad Boxberger to Durham Bulls.
January 22, 2014 San Diego Padres traded 2B Logan Forsythe, RHP Brad Boxberger, Matt Andriese, RHP Matt Lollis and SS Maxx Tissenbaum to Tampa Bay Rays for LHP Alex Torres and RHP Jesse Hahn.
September 3, 2013 San Diego Padres recalled Brad Boxberger from Tucson Padres.
August 28, 2013 San Diego Padres optioned Brad Boxberger to Tucson Padres.
August 19, 2013 San Diego Padres recalled Brad Boxberger from Tucson Padres.
June 23, 2013 San Diego Padres optioned Brad Boxberger to Tucson Padres.
June 22, 2013 San Diego Padres recalled Brad Boxberger from Tucson Padres.
June 8, 2013 San Diego Padres optioned Brad Boxberger to Tucson Padres.
June 2, 2013 San Diego Padres recalled Brad Boxberger from Tucson Padres.
May 11, 2013 San Diego Padres optioned Brad Boxberger to Tucson Padres.
May 2, 2013 San Diego Padres recalled Brad Boxberger from Tucson Padres.
March 23, 2013 San Diego Padres optioned Brad Boxberger to Tucson Padres.
September 4, 2012 San Diego Padres recalled Brad Boxberger from Tucson Padres.
August 27, 2012 San Diego Padres optioned Brad Boxberger to Tucson Padres.
August 23, 2012 San Diego Padres recalled Brad Boxberger from Tucson Padres.
August 22, 2012 San Diego Padres optioned Brad Boxberger to Tucson Padres.
July 30, 2012 San Diego Padres recalled Brad Boxberger from Tucson Padres.
June 26, 2012 San Diego Padres optioned Brad Boxberger to Tucson Padres.
June 10, 2012 San Diego Padres selected the contract of Brad Boxberger from Tucson Padres.
December 21, 2011 San Diego Padres invited non-roster RHP Brad Boxberger to spring training.
December 17, 2011 Louisville Bats traded RHP Brad Boxberger to Tucson Padres.
December 17, 2011 Cincinnati Reds traded Brad Boxberger, RHP Edinson Volquez, C Yasmani Grandal and 1B Yonder Alonso to San Diego Padres for RHP Mat Latos.
June 28, 2011 Brad Boxberger assigned to Louisville Bats from Carolina Mudcats.
March 23, 2011 RHP Brad Boxberger assigned to Cincinnati Reds.
June 24, 2010 Brad Boxberger assigned to Carolina Mudcats from Lynchburg Hillcats.
April 5, 2010 Brad Boxberger assigned to Lynchburg Hillcats.
October 10, 2009 RHP Brad Boxberger assigned to Cincinnati Reds.

Bradley George Boxberger Bio Info

Bradley George Boxberger...resides in Goodyear, Ari., with his wife Anna...graduated from Foothill High School (Tustin, CA) where as a senior he was named 2006 CIF Division II Player of the Year...also that year was recognized as Orange County Player of the Year by the Los Angeles Times and Orange County Register...played collegiately at the University of Southern California where he earned All-Pac 10 honors in 2009...his father Rod was the MVP of the 1978 USC national championship team that went 54-9...originally signed by Reds' scout Rex De La Nuez.

2014

Turned in one of the best seasons in Rays history by a reliever despite spending most of April with Triple-A Durham...ranked 4th among major league relievers and set a club relief record with 104 SO, breaking J.P. Howell's mark of 92 (2008)...went 5-2 with 2 saves and a 2.37 ERA (64.2-IP, 17-ER) in 63 games...Struck out 104 of his 247 batters faced (42.1 pct.), a club record and the highest rate in AL history by a right-handed reliever...his 14.47 SO/9 IP were a club record, topping Grant Balfour's 12.65 mark in 2008, and ranked 3rd in the majors after CIN Aroldis Chapman (17.67) and BOS/BAL Andrew Miller (14.87)...Held opponents to a .155 (34-for-219) avg., 4th lowest among AL relievers Held opposing lefty hitters to a .107 (11-for-103) avg., best in the majors (min. 100 AB)...it was the 3rd-best mark by a right-handed reliever since 1974, when records were first available (see chart)...compiled streaks of 0-for-43 (May 20-Aug 8) and 1-for-59 (May 20-Aug 21) vs. lefties...Allowed 9 HR, tied with teammate Joel Peralta for 4th most among AL relievers...13 of his 17 runs allowed scored via home run...On May 8 vs. BAL, replaced David Price with no outs and the bases loaded in the 6th, and struck out the side on 9 pitches...according to the Elias Sports Bureau, he became the first reliever to enter with the bases loaded and strike out his first 3 batters faced in that same inning since TOR Jesse Carlson on April 16, 2008 vs. TEX...Earned his first save as a Ray on July 2 at NYY with a perfect 9th inning and 2 SO...on Aug 24 at TOR, pitched the 10th inning to preserve a 2-1 win and overcame a two-on, no-out jam...Suffered 3 blown saves...on May 15 at LAA, replaced Grant Balfour with 2 runners on and allowed a walk-off, 3-run homer to Mike Trout...the others occurred on Aug 8 at CHC and Aug 23 at TOR...Earned his first career victory June 30 at NYY...threw perfect 11th and 12th innings...Tallied 18 SO in Durham, giving him a total of 122 SO in 74 IP between the majors and minors...began the season in Durham's bullpen...made 4 scoreless apps over two major league stints (April 14-18, May 1) before he was called up for good May 5.

2013

Posted a 2.86 ERA (22-IP, 7-ER, 24-SO) in 18 games for San Diego over five stints in the majors, but spent the majority of the season with Triple-A Tucson (Padres)... Limited left-handed hitters to a .182 (6-for-33) avg. while righthanders hit .302 (13-for-43)... Over his final 15 appearances, had a 2.08 ERA (17.1-IP, 4-ER)... Earned his first save on June 6 at COL, closing out a 6-5, 12-inning game by retiring Nolan Arenado, Carlos Gonzalez and Michael Cuddyer... Was 2-4 with 5 saves and a 3.61 ERA (57.1-IP, 23-ER, 89-SO) in 42 relief apps for Tucson…averaged 13.97 SO per 9 IP, the best strikeout rate in the Pacific Coast League (min. 50 IP)...  Entered 2013 rated by Baseball America as the 11th-best relief pitching prospect in the game.

2012 In his first season with the Padres organization, made 37 relief appearance for Triple-A Tucson while also seeing his first Major League action with 24 outings for San Diego. Selected from Triple-A Tucson on 6/10 and made his Major League debut for the Padres that day at MIL, working a scoreless inning. Held right-handed hitters to a .208 (11-for-53) average while holding lefties to a .239 (11-for-46) average for San Diego. Posted a 1.45 ERA (1 ER/6.1 IP) with eight strikeouts against seven walks in his first five career outings before being optioned back to Tucson on 6/26. Recalled for his second stint on 7/30 and posted a 5.00ERA (5ER/9.0 IP) with 12 strikeouts against six walks over eight outings before being optioned back to Tucson on 8/22. Recalled the next day on 8/23 and optioned back to Tucson on 8/26 without making an appearance. Recalled for his fourth and final time on 9/4, posting a 1.46 ERA(2 ER/12.1 Ip) and 13 strikeouts against five walks over his final 11 outings for the Padres. Recorded 33 strikeouts against 18 walks in his 24 games overall, posting 10.7 strikeouts per 9.0 IP and a .222 (22-for-99) opponent batting average. In 37 relief outings for Tucson, went 2-2 with five saves, a 2.70 ERA(13 ER/43.1 IP) and 62 strikeouts against 19 walks and just 37 hits allowed, no home runs. 2011 Split his season between Double-A Carolina and Triple-A Louisville, combining to post a 2-3 record with 11 saves and a 2.03 ERA (14 ER/62.0 IP) in 55 relief outings...Averaged 14.9 strikeouts per 9.0 IP during his 30 games with Carolina (57 strikeouts in 34.1 IP). 2010 Spent his first full professional season between Single-A Lynchburg and Double-A Carolina, going 5-10 with a 4.91 ERA (50 ER/91.2 IP)...Ranked by Baseball America as the ninth-best prospect in the Reds organization entering the season...also rated as having the best fastball in the system.