Mike Buddie

Mike Buddie

Mike Buddie
Born: (1970-12-12) December 12, 1970 (age 43)
Berea, Ohio
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 6, 1998 for the New York Yankees
Last MLB appearance
May 26, 2002 for the Milwaukee Brewers
Career statistics
Win-loss record 5-4
Earned run average 4.67
Strikeouts 76

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.


External links

  • Baseball-Reference