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Andrew McCutchen

Baseball Player

Andrew McCutchen Andrew Stefan McCutchen (born October 10, 1986), nicknamed "Cutch", is an American professional Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder with the Pittsburgh Pirates. During McCutchen's senior year at Fort Meade High School in Fort Meade, Florida in 2004, he batted .474 with 8 home runs, 40 runs batted in (RBIs), 45 stolen bases, and 4 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. On June 3, 2009, after the Pirates traded starting center fielder Nate McLouth to the Atlanta Braves, McCutchen was called up to the majors for the first time. He made his debut the next day, playing the now vacant center field  ( Wikipedia article )

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Date of birth
1986-10-10
Place of birth
Fort Meade
Profession
Baseball player

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