12 - Andrew Moore
Andrew Moore
Born: 12/01/1988
Height: 6-2
Weight: 205
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Houston, Texas
High School: Bellaire
Position: OF
2009: Made 22 appearances, including 18 starts, as a right fielder and designated hitter...Batted .267 with one home run and six RBI...Hit a two-run double and stole a base in the March 17 win at Towson...Went 2-for-3 and drove in the game-winning run at Holy Cross on March 21...Was a perfect 3-for-3 with an RBI on March 25 against Connecticut...Went 2-for-4 with a run batted in against Fairfield in the second game on an April 15 doubleheader...Hit a solo home run to break a 1-1 tie in the April 18 win over Dartmouth...Made his first career pitching appearance on April 26 at Brown...Allowed one hit and one earned run in 1.2 innings of work.

2008: Saw action in 29 games, including 22 starts...Scored a run after getting hit by a pitch in first collegiate plate appearance at George Washington on March 1...Got first career hit with an RBI single later in the game...Belted first career home run in the second game of that doubleheader...Went a combined 4-for-7 in two games against Appalachian State on March 8-9...Whacked the game-winning home run, a two-run shot in the ninth inning, at Dartmouth on April 19.

Stuper Says: "Andrew can hit and his defense improves on a daily basis. He is the kind of hitter you want to put in the middle of your lineup. He hit a couple of big home runs for us last year as a freshman, and I am looking for even more from him this year."

Getting to Know Andrew

Parents' Names: Michael and Pam Moore
Major: American Studies
Favorite MLB Team: Houston Astros
Favorite MLB Player: Carlos Lee
Favorite Quote: "Champions are made in practice."
Pregame Superstition: Listening to the pre-game playlist on my iPod
One word to describe yourself as a person: Observant
One word to describe yourself as a player: Persistent
Why Yale?: Yale provides opportunities that very few colleges can offer.
Which of your Yale teammates would make the best baseball coach and why?: Stefan Schropp because he has a thorough knowledge of the game and how it should be played.
Which of your Yale teammates do you admire most and why?: Chris Walsh, because of his work ethic.

Year       Avg  GP-GS    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   TB  SLG%  BB HBP  SO GDP   OB%  SF  SH  SB-ATT   PO   A   E  FLD%
2008....  .241  29-22    79    7   19   2   0   2    7   27  .342  11   1  22   2  .341   0   0   0-1     12   1   2  .867
2009....  .267  22-18    60    4   16   4   0   1    6   23  .383   3   4  14   2  .343   0   1   2-2     18   0   0 1.000
TOTAL...  .252  51-40   139   11   35   6   0   3   13   50  .360  14   5  36   4  .342   0   1   2-3     30   1   2  .939

Year ERA W-L App GS CG SHO/CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BF B/Avg WP HBP SFA SHA BK 2009.... 5.40 0-0 1 0 0 0/0 0 1.2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 7 .167 0 0 0 0 0 TOTAL... 5.40 0-0 1 0 0 0/0 0 1.2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 7 .167 0 0 0 0 0