Joshua James Butler
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 5", Weight: 205 lb.
Born: December 11, 1984 in Auburn, CA
High School: San Ramon Valley HS (Danville, CA)
School: University of San Diego (San Diego, CA)
Drafted by the Tampa Bay Devil Rays in the 2nd round of the 2006 amateur draft.
Signed June 16, 2006.
Debut: September 21, 2009 (Age 24.284, 17,281st in MLB history)
vs. CHC 2.0 IP, 2 H, 1 SO, 2 BB, 2 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2011 season [*]
Team: Brewers 2009
Last Game: September 27, 2009 (Age 24.290)
vs. PHI 1.0 IP, 3 H, 1 SO, 4 BB, 1 ER
About biographical information
News -- September 2014
- 9/7 Reviewing the Brew: Beating the Bushes: Top Farm Teams in Brewers History, #9 Brevard County Manatees, 2009: Nearly three months ago, I began a weekly series looking back at some of the top farm squads in the history of Brewers baseball,...
News -- January 2012
- 1/14 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Brewers | Three players added to non-roster invitee list: The Milwaukee Brewers have added Ps Josh Butler and Dan Meadows and C Patrick Arliss to their list of non-roster invitees for...[+]
News -- January 2011
- 1/15 The Process Report: Quantifying The Rays Draft Pick Surplus: With the Rays owning a near monopoly on the top 90 picks, a lot of people are left wondering what exactly it means. In an attempt...
- 1/10 The Process Report: The Next Man Up: Five years and one month after trading Dewon Brazelton to the San Diego Padres for Sean Burroughs, Andrew Friedman completed his...
News -- December 2010
- 12/17 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Brewers | Josh Butler cutThe Milwaukee Brewers outrighted P Josh Butler to the minors Thursday, Dec. 16, according to CBSSports.com....[+]
News -- October 2010
- 10/29 MLBTradeRumors: Baseball Blogs Weigh In: Braves, Rangers, Rays, Haren: The Phillies won their second World Series in franchise history two years ago today, beating the Rays in the first suspended game...
News -- May 2010
- 5/31 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Brewers | Josh Butler activated, optioned: Milwaukee Brewers P Josh Butler (elbow) was activated from the 15-day disabled list and optioned to Double-A Huntsville, MLB.com's...[+]