Max William Schrock is a Major League Baseball second baseman with the Cincinnati Reds in the United States. He previously played for the St. Louis Cardinals in Major League Baseball.
In Raleigh, North Carolina, Schrock attended Cardinal Gibbons High School. He was selected in the 28th round of the 2012 MLB draft by the Arizona Diamondbacks.
He did not sign with the Diamondbacks and instead attended the University of South Carolina, where he played collegiate baseball.
He played collegiate summer baseball with the Cape Cod Baseball League’s Cotuit Kettleers in 2013.
He was taken in the 13th round of the 2015 MLB draft and signed with the Washington Nationals after his junior year.
Schrock debuted professionally in 2015 with the Auburn Doubledays, where he lasted the entire season, batting.308 with two home runs and 14 RBIs in 46 games.
In June, he was promoted to the Potomac Nationals after starting the year with the Hagerstown Suns.
The Nationals traded Schrock to the Oakland Athletics for Marc Rzepczynski on August 25. Before being promoted to the Midland RockHounds, he was assigned to the Stockton Ports.
In 2016, Shrock batted .331 with nine home runs, 71 RBIs, and 22 stolen bases amongst the four teams. He spent the 2017 season with Midland, where he hit.321 with seven home runs and 46 RBIs in 106 games.
The Athletics traded Schrock and Yairo Muoz to the St. Louis Cardinals on December 14, 2017, for Stephen Piscotty.
Schrock was a non-roster invitee to spring training in 2018. He played 114 games for the Memphis Redbirds, slashing .249/.296/.331 with four home runs and 42 RBIs.
Schrock returned to Memphis in 2019, slashing .275/.366/.381 across 85 games with two home runs and 31 RBIs.
Schrock’s contract was picked for the MLB roster on August 15, 2020. That day, he made his Major League Baseball debut against the Chicago White Sox, getting his first hit against Jimmy Cordero.
He hit his first MLB home run on August 17th.
How Old Is Max Schrock?
Max Schrock was born on October 12, 1994