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#5 Andrew Amaro
Position: Infield/Outfield
Bats: L
Throws: R
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 188
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bensalem, Pa.
High School: William Penn Charter
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As a Junior (2014): Appeared in 36 games with 16 starts in the outfield … made 20 appearances as a pinch hitter and/or pinch runner … finished the season with one double, seven RBI and a .303 on-base percentage … went 4-for-8 in the last two games at UF (2/15-16) with a double, RBI and run ... had two hits and two RBI in three games against Bryant (2/22-23) ... at JMU (2/25), went 1-for-3 with a two runs scored and a RBI ... in game two of a doubleheader against UMass (3/1), had a hit with a RBI and a run scored ... went 1-for-3 in game one at Florida State (3/7) ... tallied a RBI against Delaware (3/11) ... started in game one at Wake Forest (4/4) and appeared as a pinch hitter at George Mason (4/8) ... scored a run as a pinch runner in the series finale against Virginia Tech (4/13) ... scored a run and drove in one against George Mason (4/23) ... appeared as a pinch hitter and defensive replacement in game one at Pitt (5/9) and scored a run ... scored a run in game two at Pitt (5/10) as a pinch runner and DH.

As a Sophomore (2013): Saw action in 35 games with 14 starts mostly in right field (14) … finished with a .296 batting average and a .415 on-base percentage … had five stolen bases in five attempts … made his season debut at LSU (2/17) with a pinch-hit double … in game two at NC State (3/30), finished with a career-high in hits (3), runs scored (2) and stolen bases (2) ... drove in a career-best three runs in a 16-15 win at Towson (4/24) ... finished 3-for-4, tying a career high in hits, and scored two runs in game two at Duke (4/27).

As a Freshman (2012): Saw action in 34 games and made two starts as the designated hitter ... used primarily as a pinch-hitter or pinch-runner ... went 4-for-4 on stolen bases ... recorded six hits, seven runs, five RBIs and drew five walks in 31 at-bats on the year ... recorded his first collegiate hit in the second game of a doubleheader vs. Manhattan (3/3) and stole a base ... had a sacrifice fly RBI and a season-high three defensive assists against Manhattan (3/4) ... pinch-hit and had a RBI groundout against North Carolina (3/17) ... had a pinch-hit single against NC State (4/8) ... came off the bench and went 2-for-2 with two RBIs and a run against Duke (4/14) ... recorded a pinch-hit single and stole a base against Virginia Tech (4/28) ... pinch ran against Florida State on May 7, and scored all the way from second on Kyle Convissar's sacrifice bunt, giving Maryland the lead in a game it went on to win 8-5.

At William Penn Charter: Hit .400 with 16 stolen bases as a senior ... All-City honorable mention ... first team All-InterAc as a junior and senior ... a team captain as a senior ... 2011 Rawlings/ Perfect Game All Region selection ... Carpenter Cup participant ... the third-ranked second baseman in Pennsylvania according to Perfect Game ... also played football until 2010.

Personal: Andrew Ruben Amaro ... son of David and Jennifer ... a 47th-round pick by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 2011 MLB Draft ... both parents played collegiate athletics at Duke University ... has one brother, Robert, a baseball player at the University of Virginia ... uncle is Ruben Amaro Jr., General Manager for the Philadelphia Phillies ... grandfather played shortstop for 11 years in the major leagues ... hobbies include ping pong and watching college sports.

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