What Nationality Is Andrew McCutchen?

Andrew Stefan McCutchen (born October 10, 1986) is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball (MLB). He has previously played in MLB for the Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco Giants, New York Yankees, and Philadelphia Phillies.

The Pirates selected McCutchen in the first round (11th pick overall) of the 2005 MLB draft, and he made his MLB debut in 2009. During McCutchen’s tenure in Pittsburgh, he was the National League (NL) Most Valuable Player in 2013, a five-time All-Star (2011–15), a four-time Silver Slugger Award winner (2012–15), a Gold Glove Award winner in 2012, and the Roberto Clemente Award winner in 2015. McCutchen led the NL in hits (194) in 2012, and in on-base percentage (.410), OPS (.952), and extra base hits (69) in 2014.

McCutchen, who had committed to the University of Florida, was drafted 11th overall by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the first round of the 2005 MLB draft. He signed with the Pirates, receiving a $1.9 million signing bonus, instead of attending Florida.

In 2005, he played for the Rookie Gulf Coast League (GCL) Pirates and the Class A Williamsport Crosscutters, and hit a combined .310/.419 (2nd in the GCL)/.433 with two home runs and 17 stolen bases in 210 at-bats, as he was second in the league with 29 walks, tied for second with 36 runs, third with three triples, and fifth with 13 stolen bases.

On March 16, 2022, McCutchen signed a one-year contract with the Milwaukee Brewers worth $8.5 million. McCutchen made his Brewers debut on April 7, 2022, and recorded a double to the right-field corner off of Chicago Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks in his first at-bat. He was placed on the COVID–19 injury list on May 7.