Boesch crowned PCL’s Batting Champ

Pacific Coast League,
September 02, 2014

Brennan Boesch of the Salt Lake Bees finished the season with a .332 batting average earning him the honors as the 2014 Pacific Coast League Batting Champion, the league officially announced today.

Boesch collected 124 hits in 374 at-bats this season with the Bees. The 29-year-old produced the fifth-most extra-base hits in the league with 57, which included seven triples, 25 doubles, and 25 home runs.

The All-PCL designated hitter totaled 68 runs scored, 85 RBIs, and 29 walks in 95 games this year in Salt Lake, while also adding a .636 slugging percentage. The Southern California native also spent time this season at the Major League level, compiling four hits in 13 games with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

Pacific Coast League Announces Boesch Crowned PCL’s Batting Champ