Andy Barkett

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Andy Barkett
First baseman / Outfielder
Born: (1974-09-05) September 5, 1974 (age 42)
Miami, Florida
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
May 28, 2001, for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Last MLB appearance
June 24, 2001, for the Pittsburgh Pirates
MLB statistics
Batting average .304
Runs 5
Hits 14
Teams

Andrew Jon Barkett (born September 5, 1974 in Miami, Florida) is an American professional baseball manager and a former Major League player. In 2017, he will be the manager of the Indianapolis Indians, Triple-A affiliate of the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Barkett played college baseball for the NC State Wolfpack from 1992–1995.[1]

Barkett is a former first baseman and outfielder. He played one season at the MLB level for the Pirates in 2001. He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Texas Rangers in 1995. Barkett played his first professional season with the Rookie league Butte Copper Kings and their Class A Charleston RiverDogs in 1995, and his last with the Atlanta Braves' Triple-A Richmond Braves in 2005.

On December 14, 2010, it was announced that Barkett would manage the AA Jacksonville Suns in the Florida Marlins organization.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "North Carolina State University Baseball Players Who Made it to the Major Leagues". Baseball-Almanac.com. Archived from the original on 2012-07-02. Retrieved 2 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "Cron, Huppert tabbed as Minor League managers | tigers.com: Official Info". Detroit.tigers.mlb.com. 2010-01-02. Retrieved 2010-12-14. 

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