Andrew McCutchen

Andrew McCutchen

Andrew Stefan McCutchen (born October 10, 1986), nicknamed 'Cutch', is an American baseball center fielder for the Pittsburgh Pirates of Major League Baseball (MLB).

About Andrew McCutchen

Andrew Stefan McCutchen (born October 10, 1986), nicknamed 'Cutch', is an American baseball center fielder for the Pittsburgh Pirates of Major League Baseball (MLB). During McCutchen's senior year at Fort Meade High School in Fort Meade, Florida in 2004, he batted .474 with eight home runs, 40 runs batted in (RBIs), 45 stolen bases, and four strikeouts. He also played football and ran track. McCutchen, who had signed with the University of Florida, was drafted 11th overall by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 2005 MLB Draft and signed with the Pirates instead of going to Florida. He started for the South Atlantic League's All-Star team in 2006, his first full season as a professional. At the end of that year, the Pirates named him the organization's Minor League Player of the Year. McCutchen was consistently considered a top prospect, being ranked a top 50 prospect in all four of his minor league seasons by Baseball America, peaking at number 13 before the 2007 season.

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