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Oakland Athletics AL West
Austin Allen • #30 • C
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'2", 220 lbs.
Born:Jan 16, 1994 (26 yrs) in St. Louis, MO
Hometown:Kirkwood, MO
Experience:1 years
Drafted:Drafted by San Diego in 2015 (4/117).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with San Diego in 2019.
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Scouting Report
A big catcher, he can generate a lot of home-run power and also hit for average. He is a solid run producer, overall. Partly because of his above-average size for a backstop, he struggles defensively (he lacks quickness and has trouble as a receiver, overall). Also has trouble snapping quick throws to bases.
Long Range Potential: Purely offensive catcher with some upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Texas League (AA) All-Star Team 2018
Midwest League (A) All-Star Team 2016
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