DOB: August 14, 1984
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT: August 17, 2007
ACQUIRED: Drafted in the supplemental first round of the 2005 MLB Draft (42nd pick overall). Red Sox obtained the pick as compensation for losing Pedro Martinez to the New York Mets the previous off-season.
Clay Buchholz was born in
Buchholz pitching for the Pawtucket Red Sox at McCoy Stadium on July 22, 2007. (sittingstill.mlblogs.com)
Buchholz sits in the dugout while the Red Sox offense goes to work. (AP Photo)