Know About Andrew McCutchen; Yankees, Contract, Wife, Height, Parents

Published Date: 05 Jun, 2019 Updated date: 05 Jun, 2019 By Celebs Podium

Injury can be hard-hitting, and when it is the season beginning, it can be more painful. The former Yankees star, Andrew McCutchen, is the newest member to join the injury club and will miss the 2019 season for his new MLB team.

American professional baseball outfielder, Andrew McCutchen plays for MLB team, Philadelphia Phillies. He is the 2017 World Baseball Classic gold medalist and the five-time All-Star champion from 2011 to 2015.

Andrew McCutchen Bio & Family

The player was born as Andrew Stefan McCutchen on 10 October 1986 in Fort Meade, Florida. His parents, Lorenzo McCutchen and Petrina Swan raised him and his sister named Loren. Andrew was taken care of by his mom while his dad went to Carson–Newman University in Jefferson City, Tennessee and was part of a football team. Likewise, his mother never wished to marry his dad until he became a church minister to which the two got hitched on 1 August 1992.

Andrew stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.88 m) tall and weighs around 88 kg.

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Career & Net Worth

The Pittsburgh Pirates picked him in the first round of the 2005 MLB draft for a contract worth $1.9 million. Likewise, in 2006, he got the fortune to be as the #50 prospect in the minor leagues by Baseball America. Almost four years later, his professional career leaper after the Pittsburgh Pirates again signed him on 3 June 2009.

Andrew McCutchen MLB stats (Picture: MLB)

The 2012 NL All-Star later agreed on a six-year contract worth $51.5 million on 5 March 2012. A part of his lucrative contract also included a $14.75 million club option for 2018. However, the Pirates traded him to the San Francisco Giants on 15 January 2018. In the same following years, he was again sold to New York Yankees on 31 August 2018. Nevertheless, almost four months later, he went to Phillies signing a three-year contract worth $50 million on 12 December 2018. A part of his Phillies contract includes a $15 million club option and a $3 million buyout for 2022.

Andrew Proposed His Wife In Ellen’s Show!

Apart from a great career, Andrew has the most caring wife, Maria Hanslovan. She was his longtime girlfriend until he proposed her during the episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show on 11 December 2013. A year after the proposal, the pair went to exchange wedding vows on 25 November 2014 in Pittsburgh.

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Andrew McCutchen with wife Maria on 9 March 2019 (Picture: Andrew’s Instagram)

Together, the couple shares a son named, Steel Stefan McCutchen, born on 27 November 2017.

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Some Interesting Facts About Andrew McCutchen

  • Andrew’s father and mother were high-school sweethearts.
  • His dad sacrificed his NFL career to be with him and got back to Fort Meade in 1989.
  • Andrew went to Fort Meade High School, where his star-struck stats was .591 that year. In his senior year, his stats were .709, in 16 home runs and 42 runs batted in (RBIs).
  • He is one the player to get a full scholarship to play college football at the University of Miami.
  • Andrew suffered a knee injury running the bases against the San Diego Padres on 3 June 2019. The very next day, the MRI reported he had a torn ACL and will miss the rest of the season.

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