Cole Tucker (baseball)

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Cole Tucker
Pittsburgh Pirates
Shortstop
Born: (1996-07-03) July 3, 1996 (age 19)
Phoenix, Arizona
Bats: Switch Throws: Right

Cole Tucker is an American professional baseball shortstop in the Pittsburgh Pirates organization.

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Tucker attended Mountain Pointe High School in Phoenix, Arizona, where he played for the school's baseball team.[1] He played for the United States national baseball team in the 2013 18U Baseball World Cup.[2] The Pittsburgh Pirates selected Tucker in the first round, with the 24th overall selection, of the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft.[3] He signed on June 12, 2014, and was assigned to the Gulf Coast League Pirates.[4]

Tucker will spend the first part of the 2015 season with the Pirate's class-A affiliate, the West Virginia Power, in Charleston WV.

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