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St. Louis Cardinals NL Central
Andrew Knizner • #7 • C
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'1", 200 lbs.
Born:Feb 3, 1995 (25 yrs) in Glen Allen, VA
Hometown:Glen Allen, VA
Experience:1 years
Drafted:Drafted by St. Louis in 2016 (7/226).
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Scouting Report
Owns a lot of value for MLB due to his bat: he can hit to all fields, make consistent line-drive contact and produce a solid batting average at all levels. His plate coverage is also a major plus. Because of his propensity to make contact, he does not draw a lot of walks (but does not strike out a ton, either). While he has leadership qualities and can call a good game, his defense behind the dish is below-average overall. Also, his line-drive approach could curb his home-run totals at the highest level.
Long Range Potential: Offensive, contact-hitting catcher with upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Appalachian League (R) All-Star Team 2016
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