Date of Birth: 09/21/1990
Height: 6' 0" Weight: 185 lbs
College Experience: California Polytechnic St. University
Resides: Upland, CA
The 2018 season marks Broussard's 7th season in professional baseball.
Broussard was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 23rd round of the 2012 MLB Draft from California Polytechnic State University. Broussard would spend two seasons in the Phillies organization from 2012-2013, appearing in 55 games and recording 97 strikeouts to just 20 walks in 106.1 innings pitched while holding a 3.22 ERA. Broussard signed with the Explorers in 2014, and was a key part of the X’s bullpen that season going 8-1 with a 3.26 ERA in 41 games for the X’s. For his performance, Broussard had his contract purchased by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim prior to the 2015 season.
The California native would spend two seasons (2015-2016) in the Angels organization, spending the majority of the 2016 season playing for the Triple-A Salt Lake Bees. Broussard signed with the Cincinnati Reds as a free agent last season, spending the majority of the season playing for the Double-A Pensacola Blue Wahoos where he was a Mid-Season Southern League All-Star, before being called up to the Triple-A Louisville Bats near the end of the season.