By Jon M. Fishman
Pittsburgh Pirates famous person middle fielder Andrew McCutchen did not have a lot turning out to be up. yet he did have vast desires approximately taking part in for an enormous League Baseball (MLB) group. In 2005, these desires got here real whilst the Pirates selected Andrew with the eleventh decide within the MLB draft. The Pirates have been a nasty workforce. They hadn't been to the playoffs considering the fact that 1992. Andrew helped switch all that. In 2013, he led the Pirates to the playoffs, and he was once named nationwide League most dear participant within the method.
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Expand learning beyond the printed book. com. 31 Index All-Star Game, 28 Cutch’s Crew, 26 Dixie Youth Baseball team, 12–13 Gulf Coast League Pirates, 21 Hanslovan, Maria (fiancée), 27 Hurdle, Clint, 8 Major League Baseball (MLB) draft (2005), 18–20 McCutchen, Andrew: batting averages, 15, 18, 24–25, 27; charity work, 26; childhood, 10–12; high school years, 16–18; middle school years, 14–15; minor-league career, 21; MLB games, 4–7, 22–23; relationship with parents, 12, 17–19, 23 McCutchen, Lorenzo (father), 9–12, 17–19, 23 McCutchen, Petrina Swan (mother), 9–12, 17, 19, 23 Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award, 8, 27 Pittsburgh Pirates, 4–5, 18–21, 22–25, 28 Sidwell, Rob, 19–20 Tofanelli, Jeff, 13–16 World Series, 5 Photo Acknowledgments The images in this book are used with the permission of: © Rich Schultz/ Getty Images, p.
Varsity: the top sports team at a school 30 further Reading & Websites Doeden, Matt. The World Series: Baseball’s Biggest Stage. Minneapolis: Millbrook Press, 2014. Fishman, Jon M. Clayton Kershaw. Minneapolis: Lerner Publications, 2015. Kennedy, Mike, and Mark Stewart. Long Ball: The Legend and Lore of the Home Run. Minneapolis: Millbrook Press, 2006. com/home The official Major League Baseball website provides fans with game results, statistics, schedules, and biographies of players. c_id=pit The official website of the Pittsburgh Pirates includes the team schedule and game results, biographies of Andrew McCutchen and other players and coaches, and much more.
In 2005, those Justin Verlander Adrian Peterson Kevin Durant Albert Pujols dreams came true when Kevin Garnett Alex Ovechkin Kevin Love Alex Rodriguez the Pirates chose Andrew LaDainian Tomlinson Andrew Luck LeBron James Andrew McCutchen with the 11th pick in the Maria Sharapova Barry Bonds Mariano Rivera Ben Roethlisberger MLB draft. The Pirates Mark Sanchez Blake Griffin Maya Moore Brett Favre were a bad team. They Michael Phelps Brian Urlacher Michael Vick hadn’t been to the playoffs Brittney Griner Miguel Cabrera Bryce Harper Mikaela Shiffrin since 1992.
Andrew McCutchen by Jon M. Fishman