The annual Crimson/Navy Fall World Series will begin Wednesday and continue on Friday and Saturday.
J.D. Busfield is in his first season with LMU baseball...
A 2013 graduate of Valencia High School in Valencia, Calif... a three-year varsity letterwinner for head coach Jared Snyder... served as team captain as a senior... garnered All-City, All-Area and All-League honors as a senior...voted team MVP, Santa Clarita Valley Pitcher of the Year and Foothill League Pitcher of the Year in 2013...was selected to the Southwest Futures All-Star Game in 2012... went 7-4 with a 1.51 ERA with 68 strikeouts and six walks in 74.1 innings as a senior...
John David Busfield, Jr. was born May 5, 1995 in Los Angeles, Calif... son of Karen and John Busfield... has one brother, Kevin, and one sister, Monica... also considered Pepperdine, Dartmouth, Columbia and University of San Diego, but chose LMU because he loves the campus, the whole baseball program is like a family, and he feels at home here... a biology major.