Date of Birth: 05/05/1995
Height: 6' 7" Weight: 235 lbs
College Experience: Loyola Marymount University
Resides: Valencia, CA
The 2019 season marks Busfield's 4th season in professional baseball, 1st with the X's.
Busfield was drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 7th round of the 2016 MLB Draft from Loyola Marymount University. Busfield has pitched the previous 3 seasons in the Rays organization, owning a combined 3.69 ERA in 65 games. Busfield was named a 2017 Midwest League Mid-Season All-Star where he pitched a scoreless inning, recording two strikeouts. Busfield pitched collegiately at Loyola Marymount University where he was an honorable mention All-West Coast Conference selection in 2016 and 2015. The righty also holds the Lions record for most saves in a season with 14, which he set in 2015.