In the United States of America, Andrew Benintendi is a well-known baseball left fielder who plays for the Kansas City Royals. Benintendi signed a letter of intent to play college baseball for the University of Arkansas Razorbacks.
He appeared in 61 games as a true freshman, starting 60 of them, and hitting. With one home run and 27 RBI, he hit 276/.368/.333.
As a true freshman, he appeared in 61 games, starting 60 of them in the outfield, and hitting .276 runs batted in, 27 runs batted in, and 45 runs scored.
He spent the entire season in the top third of the lineup, starting 27 games in the leadoff spot. Andrew led Arkansas with 17 stolen bases, earning him a spot on the SEC All-Freshman Team.
He hit his first collegiate home run against Eastern Illinois and had his first career three-hit game against Northwestern State, reaching base five times while also stealing two bases.
During the year, he went on an eight-game hitting streak and had 20 multi-hit games and seven multi-RBI games. Andrew Benintendi had five assists and a.992 fielding percentage in the outfield.
Andrew Benintendi Parents: Meet Jill Benintendi and Chris Benintendi
Andrew Benintendi has mentioned has the names of his parents as Jill Benintendi and Chris Benintendi. Not much is shared about their personal lives but Benintendi’s paternal grandparents immigrated to the United States from Italy.