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Andrew McCutchen | Outfielder

Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Age / DOB:  (28) / 10/10/1986
Ht / Wt:  5'10" / 188
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Andrew McCutchen went 1-for-2 with a two-run homer in Friday's loss to the Indians.
McCutchen homered with a runner on against Trevor Bauer in the fourth inning, the only runs that the Pirates would score in the game. After hitting just .194/.302/.333 in April, McCutchen has posted batting averages north of .300 and slugging percentages north of .500 in each of the last two months. Overall, he's slashing .296/.390/.493 with 10 homers and 49 RBI. Jul 4 - 1:37 AM

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Andrew McCutchen went 1-for-3 with two RBI in Thursday afternoon's win over the Tigers.

McCutchen hit a sacrifice fly in the fifth inning and an RBI double in the ninth. The two runs driven in gave him 47 for the season. After a slow start to the season, the numbers are more or less where you would expect them to be, as the star outfielder is now hitting .295/.386/.482 with nine homers and those 47 RBI. There's still a little room for improvement in the slugging department, but the rest of his body of work looks shiny enough.
Jul 2 - 5:03 PM

Andrew McCutchen went 2-for-5 with three walks and an RBI in Tuesday's 14-inning win against the Tigers.

McCutchen knocked in what turned out to be a very important run with a single in the eighth inning. The Tigers would knot the game up in the bottom half of the inning on a two-run home run. McCutchen is again putting up All-Star numbers, batting .296/.389/.485 with nine home runs and 45 RBI.
Jul 1 - 1:02 AM

Andrew McCutchen (elbow) is back in the Pirates' lineup on Sunday.

'Cutch had to ext Saturday's game against the Braves after taking a pitch off his left elbow. X-Rays came back negative, though, and he's ready to go.
Jun 28 - 11:41 AM

X-rays on Andrew McCutchen's left elbow came back negative.

Pirates fans can breathe a huge sigh of relief. McCutchen is day-to-day. Meanwhile, Saturday's game just got a little more interesting. Both dugouts were warned after Charlie Morton plunked Andrelton Simmons. It's unclear if Morton was retaliating for McCutchen's hit-by-pitch earlier in the game.
Jun 27 - 5:24 PM

Andrew McCutchen left Saturday's game against the Braves after taking a pitch off his left elbow.

He couldn't get out of the way of Julio Teheran's 91 mph fastball in the first inning. Jung Ho Kang pinch-ran for McCutchen with Starling Marte moving to center field. McCutchen has hit.333 with 31 RBI since May 1. If he faces an extended absence, it would be a huge loss for fantasy owners.
Jun 27 - 5:01 PM

Andrew McCutchen's two-run home run capped a seven-run fourth inning Tuesday, and the Pirates held on for a 7-6 win over the Reds.

McCutchen took Reds reliever Pedro Villarreal deep to put an exclamation point on the seven-run frame. He also doubled in the game, finishing 2-for-3 with a walk. He's now got nine homers, 44 RBI and 37 runs scored. The "What's wrong with Andrew McCutchen?" questions have ceased as he's come around at the dish, owning a .292/.375/.488 line through Tuesday.
Jun 23 - 10:52 PM

Andrew McCutchen went 2-for-4 with an RBI single, notching his third consecutive multi-hit game, as the Pirates took down the White Sox on Wednesday.

McCutchen has hit in five games consecutively and in 12 of 14 June games as his surge continues. His RBI single staked the Pirates to an early 1-0 lead and proved important as the game went on. McCutchen is batting a terrific .296/.379/.485 with eight home runs and 42 RBI.
Jun 17 - 10:45 PM

Andrew McCutchen (knee) is back in Tuesday's lineup against the Brewers.

McCutchen didn't play Monday after aggravating his left knee during Sunday's game, but he's right back in there Sunday. He has turned things around dramatically after a very slow start, so the Pirates and fantasy owners will have to hope it doesn't linger.
Jun 9 - 3:37 PM

Andrew McCutchen (knee) is not in the Pirates' starting lineup on Monday night against the Brewers.

McCutchen has battled knee soreness off and on throughout the 2015 season and aggravated it slightly on a swing Sunday afternoon. Starling Marte is in center field, Gregory Polanco is in left field, and Josh Harrison is in right field Monday versus Brewers right-hander Jimmy Nelson. Cutch is day-to-day.

Andrew McCutchen went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in Saturday's loss to the Braves.

McCutchen hit his two-run homer off of Julio Teheran in the fourth inning. It was his eighth dinger of the season and pushed his RBI total to 37. After a sluggish April (.194/.302/.333 over 72 at-bats), McCutchen posted a .330/.419/.566 slash line in May.
Jun 6 - 10:20 PM

Andrew McCutchen finished a home run shy of the cycle, going 4-for-5 with two RBI as the Pirates won against the Giants on Tuesday.

McCutchen is a ball of hot fire right now, as Tuesday's effort marked his sixth multi-hit game in his last 11 contests. He knocked in a run in the third inning with a single and padded the Pirates' lead with an RBI double in the ninth. McCutchen's early-season struggles are in the rear-view mirror now, as he's hitting .292/.379/.497 with seven home runs and 32 RBI. If there is one complaint, it's that he hasn't been very active on the base paths -- he has only three stolen bases in five attempts to date after going 18-for-21 last year.
Jun 3 - 1:34 AM

Andrew McCutchen went 3-for-5 with two doubles, two runs scored and two RBI as the Pirates bested the Padres on Thursday.

McCutchen has finally woken up from his early-season slumber. He's had multi-hit games in five of his last eight, recording three in three of them. Hitting .188 as recently as May 6, McCutchen has his slash line up to .272/.364/.473. Expect it to keep rising.
May 29 - 1:58 AM

Andrew McCutchen went 3-for-5 with a solo home run, but the Pirates fell in 13 innings to the Twins on Wednesday.

McCutchen knotted the game up at 3-3 with an eighth-inning opposite-field home run off of Blaine Boyer. It's number five on the year for the outfielder, who has started to look much better at the plate. He's batting .238/.333/.399 with 23 RBI on the year.
May 20 - 11:12 PM

Andrew McCutchen went 2-for-4 with three RBI in Friday's extra-innings loss to the Cubs.

If you're wondering why McCutchen didn't see more at-bats in a game that lasted 12 innings, look to the walk column. McCutchen drew three free passes. When McCutchen had a chance to hit, he socked one of the biggest knocks of the game, a three-run homer in the eighth inning to bring the Pirates to within 10-9. Francisco Cervelli's RBI single in the ninth inning pushed the game to extras. For the season, McCutchen is hitting .238/.336/.397 with four homers, 22 RBI and 19 runs scored.
May 15 - 7:38 PM

Depth Charts

C1Francisco Cervelli
2Chris Stewart
1B1Pedro Alvarez
2Corey Hart
3Sean Rodriguez
2B1Neil Walker
2Steve Lombardozzi
SS1Jung Ho Kang
2Jordy Mercer
3Justin Sellers
3B1Josh Harrison
LF1Starling Marte
CF1Andrew McCutchen
2Gorkys Hernandez
RF1Gregory Polanco
2Andrew Lambo
Starting Pitcher
S1Gerrit Cole
2Francisco Liriano
3A.J. Burnett
4Charlie Morton
5Jeff Locke
6Vance Worley
Relief Pitcher
R1Mark Melancon
2Tony Watson
3Antonio Bastardo
4Jared Hughes
5Arquimedes Caminero
6Rob Scahill
7Deolis Guerra
8Brandon Cumpton