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Brett Bochy

Position RHP
Height 6'3''
Weight 192 lbs.
Class Junior
Hometown Poway, Calif.
High School Poway

Honors and Awards:

  • 2008 Athletic Director[apos]s Honor Roll

2009 (RS-Sophomore): Made 30 relief appearances … Posted a 5-0 record with a 4.34 ERA in 37 1/3 innings … Recorded 54 strikeouts to lead all KU relief pitchers … Earned first victory of the season against Northwestern (March 6), pitching 2/3 of an inning … Allowed just one run between March 17 and April 3, spanning seven appearances … Recorded seven strikeouts in three innings of relief at No. 13 Texas A&M (March 29) … Pitched final three innings of Oklahoma State game (April 12), allowing one run on four hits to pick up his second win … Earned third victory at Creighton (April 14) … Tallied five K[apos]s at Texas Tech (April 19) … Tossed 2/3 of an inning to win fourth game against Nebraska (April 26) … Recorded a career-high nine strikeouts against Chicago State (April 28), pitching five innings of scoreless relief … Did not allow a run during his four postseason appearances … Went 4-0 with a 1.88 ERA over the final seven weeks (April 12-May 31), spanning 15 appearances … Did not allow an extra base hit after April 22.

Summer 2008: Played for the San Diego Waves of the Western Baseball Association … Made three appearances out of the bullpen, going 0-1 with a 3.38 ERA … Teammate of current Jayhawks Buck Afenir and Thomas Marcin.

2008 (RS-Freshman): Named to the Athletic Director[apos]s Honor Roll … Made 13 appearances out of the bullpen … Pitched 16 2/3 innings with a 5.94 ERA … Collected a strikeout in all but one appearance … Recorded a season-high three strikeouts against Tabor (3/11) … Tossed a season-high 2 1/3 innings against Illinois (3/19), allowing no runs and one hit … Had four straight scoreless appearances (4/2-4/27).

Summer 2007: Went 3-2 with 19 strikeouts in 24 innings pitched for the San Diego Waves of the Western Baseball Association … Made 12 appearances … Teammate of current Jayhawk Thomas Marcin.

2007 (Freshman): Took a redshirt season.

High School: Lettered two years for head coach Bob Parry … Played in the San Diego High School Senior All-Star Game … Named to the Union-Tribune All-Academic team twice … Helped lead his team to a conference championship in 2006 … Hit a walk-off home run in his first high school game.

Personal: Son of Bruce and Kim Bochy … Father is the current manager of the San Francisco Giants … Father played for the Houston Astros, San Diego Padres and New York Mets during a nine-year Major League career … Brother, Greg, played at Cal Poly and played in the San Diego Padres[apos] organization … An economics major.