Bo Joseph Bichette is an American professional baseball shortstop for the Toronto Blue Jays of Major League Baseball.
He is a Professional baseball shortstop who made his Major League debut with the Toronto Blue Jays in July 2019.
He had been selected by the Blue Jays with the 66th overall pick in the second round of the 2016 MLB draft.
He stated afterward that he turned down four offers during the draft in order to go to Toronto, and signed for a $1.1 million bonus on June 17.
After opening the season with a .431 batting average through 18 games with the Gulf Coast League Blue Jays, Bichette was placed on the 7-day disabled list after experiencing an injury to his midsection, which was later determined to be a ruptured appendix.
He returned to the lineup shortly before the end of the season, and finished the year with a .427 batting average, four home runs, and 36 runs batted in (RBI) in 22 games.
Despite missing more than half of the season with injury, Bichette was named the Gulf Coast League’s end-of-season All-Star at shortstop on September 13. During the offseason, he represented Brazil at the 2017 World Baseball Classic – Qualifier 4.
On July 12, 2019, the Padres selected Muñoz's contract and promoted him to the major leagues.
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