Trevor Crowe

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Trevor Crowe
Trevor Crowe MMP Sept 2013 2.jpg
Crowe during the final Astros game of the 2013 season
Free Agent
Outfielder
Born: (1983-11-17) November 17, 1983 (age 31)
Portland, Oregon
Bats: Switch Throws: Right
MLB debut
April 9, 2009 for the Cleveland Indians
Career statistics
(through 2013 season)
Batting average .240
Home runs 4
Runs batted in 68
Teams
Trevor Crowe
Medal record
Men's baseball
Competitor for  United States
World University Championship
Gold 2004 Tainan Team

Trevor Thornton Crowe (born November 17, 1983) is an American professional baseball outfielder who is currently a free agent. He has played in Major League Baseball for the Cleveland Indians and Houston Astros. Prior to playing professionally, Crowe attended the University of Arizona, where he played college baseball for the Arizona Wildcats.

Career[edit]

Amateur career[edit]

Crowe attended Westview High School, and was selected by the Oakland Athletics in the 20th round of the 2002 Major League Baseball Draft. Crowe did not sign with the Athletics, instead enrolled at the University of Arizona, where he played college baseball for the Arizona Wildcats baseball team. Crowe was named the 2005 Pac-10 Conference Co-Player of the Year, with Jacoby Ellsbury.[citation needed]

An all-around athlete, Crowe was a competitive racquetball player in his teenage years and was one of the top players in the nation.[citation needed]

Professional career[edit]

Cleveland Indians[edit]

The Cleveland Indians selected Crowe in the first round, with the 14th overall selection, in the 2005 Major League Baseball Draft.[citation needed] Crowe was named to the 2006 Carolina League All-Star game, but was unable to participate due to injury. He started the 2007 season as the Akron Aeros starting center fielder. After an unsuccessful experiment at second base beginning in late August 2006, Crowe was moved permanently back to the outfield, rotating between all three outfield positions.

After initially being optioned to the minors on March 28, 2009, Crowe was recalled at the end of Spring Training due to an injury to David Dellucci and was part of the Indians Opening Day roster.[1]

Crowe started as the right fielder for the Indians in his MLB debut on April 9, 2009 against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. Crowe went 0-for-5 including one strikeout.[citation needed]

Crowe was outrighted to the Triple-A Columbus Clippers on November 2, 2011. He was invited to the Indians 2012 spring training camp as a non-roster invitee on February 15, 2012. He was released by Cleveland on July 16. He is currently represented by Scott Leventhal and All Bases Covered Sports Management.

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim[edit]

Crowe was signed by the Los Angeles Angels on July 17, 2012, and was assigned to Salt Lake Bees.[citation needed]

Houston Astros[edit]

Crowe joined the Houston Astros before the 2013 season. He was outrighted off the roster on October 17, 2013.

Detroit Tigers[edit]

He signed a minor league deal with the Detroit Tigers in January 2014.[citation needed] On July 20, 2014, Crowe was released by the Detroit Tigers.

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