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Born: December 12, 1970|
|Batted: Right||Threw: Right|
|April 6, 1998 for the New York Yankees|
|Last MLB appearance|
|May 26, 2002 for the Milwaukee Brewers|
|Earned run average||4.67|
Michael Joseph (Mike) Buddie (born December 12, 1970) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. Buddie played for the New York Yankees and the Milwaukee Brewers from 1998 to 2002. In 87 career games, he had a 5–4 record with a 4.67 ERA. He batted and threw right-handed.
He was drafted by the Yankees in the 4th round of the 1992 amateur draft.
Buddie was also the pitching coach who prepared Kevin Costner for Costner's stint as a pitcher in Sam Raimi's film For the Love of the Game (1999). Buddie also had a brief speaking role as the character Jack Spellman in that film.
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