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Taylor Buchholz # - P

  • Age: 32
  • DOB: 1981/10/13
  • POB: Lower Merion Township, PA
  • Height: 6-3 Weight: 220lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 5
  • Drafted by Philadelphia in 2000 (6th round).

Scouting Report

Career potential

Honours and Awards

2002Florida State League (A) - Most Valuable Pitcher
2002Florida State League (A) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2011/11/16Refused minor league assignment from the New York Mets and opted for free agency.
2011/11/14Outrighted to Buffalo (AAA).
2011/10/25Missed the last 109 regular season games (right shoulder injury).
2011/09/05Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (right shoulder injury).
2011/06/02Right shoulder injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to May 31st, 2011).
2011/01/03Signed as a free agent by the New York Mets to a one-year contract.
2010/12/02Boston Red Sox declined to tender a contract.
2010/11/15Claimed off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays.
2010/09/09Claimed off waivers from the Colorado Rockies.
2010/09/07Designated for assignment by the Colorado Rockies.
2010/09/01Missed 16 games (back injury).
2010/08/17Back injury, early September.
2010/07/24Missed 96 games (right elbow surgery).
2010/04/16Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (right elbow surgery).
2010/04/03Right elbow surgery, early September (retroactive to March 26th, 2010).
2010/01/14Re-signed by the Colorado Rockies to a one-year contract.
2009/04/22Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (strained right elbow).
2009/04/05Strained right elbow, early September.
2009/01/20Re-signed by the Colorado Rockies to a one-year contract.
2008/09/29Missed the last 17 regular season games (shoulder injury).
2008/09/18Shoulder and back strain, day-to-day.
2007/10/23Not on the Colorado Rockies playoff roster for the World Series.
2006/12/12Acquired from the Houston Astros.
2006/09/11Recalled from Round Rock (AAA).
2006/07/29Optioned to Round Rock (AAA).
2006/02/21Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2005/03/15Optioned to Round Rock (AAA).
2004/03/18Optioned to New Orleans (AAA).
2004/02/28Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2003/11/19Added to the Houston Astros 40-man roster.
2003/11/03Acquired from the Philadelphia Phillies.


2011/01/03Signed as a free agent by the New York Mets.
2010/11/15Claimed by the Boston Red Sox off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays.
2010/09/09Claimed off waivers by the Toronto Blue Jays from the Colorado Rockies.
2006/12/12Houston Astros traded Willy Taveras, Taylor Buchholz and Jason Hirsh to the Colorado Rockies for Jason Jennings and Miguel Asencio.
2003/11/03Houston Astros traded Billy Wagner to the Philadelphia Phillies for Brandon Duckworth, Taylor Buchholz and Ezequiel Astacio.
2000/06/05Drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 6th round in 2000.

Career Stats

2011NY MetsNL2301100026.02210957261.123.12
2010Total Col/TorMLB901000012.010552691.333.75
2010Colorado SpringsAAA1800100018.122121239121.695.89
2006Round RockAAA771300044.0472724217371.454.91
2005Round RockAAA20146000076.27941411427451.384.81
2004New OrleansAAA20176701098.010760571629741.395.23
2000GCL PhilliesR1272300044.0462211214411.362.25


GP - games played
GS - games started
W - wins
L - losses
SV - saves
CG - complete games
SHO - shutouts
IP - innings pitched
H - hits
R - runs
ER - earned runs
HR - homeruns
BB - walks or base on balls
K - strikouts
WHIP - walks and hits per inning pitched
ERA - earned runs avverage

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