Michael Busch

Michael Busch

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/210 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: R
Born: Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
College: North Carolina
Draft: 2019 1st round (31st pick) by the
  • The Canadian Press

    Michael Busch homers in his 4th straight game to power the Cubs past the Mariners 3-2

    SEATTLE (AP) — Michael Busch homered for the fourth straight game, Javier Assad struck out six and the Chicago Cubs beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 on Sunday. Reliever Adbert Alzolay picked off pinch-runner Julio Rodríguez to end the game after double plays ended two rallies. Busch’s two-run homer put the Cubs up 3-0 and helped them to their second straight win to take the series from the Mariners. The franchise record for consecutive games with a home run is five, held by four players, including

  • The Canadian Press

    Shota Imanaga continues strong start to major league career as Cubs top Mariners 4-1

    SEATTLE (AP) — Shota Imanaga allowed one unearned run over 5 1/3 innings, Michael Busch homered in his third straight game and the Chicago Cubs beat the Seattle Mariners 4-1 on Saturday night. Seiya Suzuki and Miguel Amaya also hit solo home runs for the Cubs. But the focus was on Imanaga (2-0) continuing the excellent start to his major league career and some timely defense from third baseman Christopher Morel in the sixth to keep the Cubs in front. Morel made consecutive outstanding plays with