By Jon M. Fishman
Pittsburgh Pirates celebrity heart fielder Andrew McCutchen did not have a lot growing to be up. yet he did have vast desires approximately taking part in for a tremendous League Baseball (MLB) staff. In 2005, these desires got here precise while the Pirates selected Andrew with the eleventh choose 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 swap all that. In 2013, he led the Pirates to the playoffs, and he was once named nationwide League most beneficial participant within the procedure.
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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.
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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. com The Sports Illustrated Kids website covers all sports, including baseball. 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.
Andrew McCutchen by Jon M. Fishman