Andrew Knapp is an American-based baseball player for the Pittsburgh Pirates of Major League Baseball (MLB).
30-year-old Knapp was born on November 9, 1991, to Mike Knapp, a former minor league baseball player, and Julie Knapp.
He traveled across the country with his father Mike, a minor league catcher, when he was five years old, visiting 38 states and living in at least six of them.
Knapp was picked in the 41st round of the 2010 Major League Baseball draft by the Oakland Athletics after a stellar high school career, but he did not sign.
Instead, he chose to play college baseball in the Pac-12 Conference at the University of California, Berkeley.
Knapp began to break through during his junior year, when he became a full-time catcher, after struggling for his first two seasons.
He was selected as a league all-star while playing collegiate summer baseball with the Chatham Anglers of the Cape Cod Baseball League in 2012.
Andrew Knapp Children: Meet Andrew and Aaron
It has been rumoured that Andrew Knapp has two children who supposedly go by the name Andrew and Aaron, however, for clarity sake, the aforementioned names happens to be Andrew’s father, Mike Knapp sons.
Andrew Knapp and his wife, Hannah Hughes welcome their first child in 2021.