Andrew Sohn

#4 ANDREW SOHN – IF

Height: 5-11      Weight: 185

Bats: Right        Throws: Right

Born: Royal Oak, Michigan

Resides: Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

High School: Brother Rice (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan)

College: Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, Michigan – “Broncos”)

Draft: 6th – STL – 2014

Born: 5/8/93      Opening Night Age: 24

Classification: LS-2

 

Career Highlights: Fourth season of professional baseball and first with the Goldeyes…signed by the Goldeyes on 4/24/17…career .233 average with seven home runs and 63 RBI in 185 games played…72 runs scored in career with 19 doubles, two triples, 34 stolen bases, and 56 walks…career .934 fielding percentage at shortstop (64 games), .959 at third base (53 games), and .977 at second base (45 games)…has committed just 29 total errors in 185 career professional games…has reached the Double-A level twice in his career…drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals in the sixth round in 2014…appeared in a Major League spring training game for the Cardinals in 2016…played college baseball at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan…hit a combined .307 for the Broncos in 146 collegiate games with 76 runs scored, 76 RBI, and 36 stolen bases…earned Mid-America Conference All-Conference honours during sophomore season in 2013…majored in Marketing…played in the Northwoods League for the Alexandria Blue Anchors in 2013, hitting .349 with five home runs, 30 RBI, and 24 stolen bases in 56 games…earned Northwoods League “Big Stick” award at shortstop for posting highest batting average at his position…played at Brother Rice High School in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan where he also lettered in ice hockey…father, Ray, also played baseball at Western Michigan University…full name is Andrew Brenny Sohn

 

2016

Springfield (Texas/AA/St. Louis): Appeared in 10 games for the Cardinals, going 8-for-28 (.286) with one RBI…scored three runs with two doubles and three walks…hit safely in six of 10 games…2-for-4 with run scored and double on 7/20 vs. Arkansas…helped the Cardinals reach the Texas League playoffs

 

Palm Beach (Florida State/A+/St. Louis): Hit .194 with three home runs and 22 RBI for the Cardinals in 72 games…scored 21 runs with four doubles, 13 stolen bases, and 32 walks…had seven multi-hit games…2-for-3 with home run and two RBI on 4/29 at St. Lucie…2-for-3 with two runs scored, home run, and RBI on 7/11 at Lakeland…had three RBI while going 2-for-4 with run scored and double on 8/3 at Charlotte…had 7-game hitting streak from 8/13-8/20 (8-for-24, .333)

 

2015

Springfield (Texas/AA/St. Louis): Appeared in four games for the Cardinals in first experience at the Double-A level…went 2-for-4 (.500)

 

Palm Beach (Florida State/A+/St. Louis): Appeared in nine games for the Cardinals, going 3-for-29 (.103) with three RBI…had two stolen bases and two walks…2-for-4 with two RBI on 8/24 vs. Bradenton…helped the Cardinals reach the Florida State League playoffs

 

Peoria (Midwest/A/St. Louis): Hit .256 with three home runs and 33 RBI for the Chiefs in 79 games…scored 41 runs with 12 doubles, one triple, 19 stolen bases, and 18 walks…hit safely in 47 of 79 games…had 16 multi-hit games, including four 3-hit games…had four RBI while going 2-for-3 with two runs and a double on 4/18 vs. Wisconsin…had 14-game hitting streak from 7/1-7/29 (21-for-53, .396)…had three RBI while going 2-for-4 on 7/24 vs. Kane County…2-for-3 with home run and three RBI on 7/28 at Wisconsin…3-for-5 with two runs and two RBI on 8/19 vs. Beloit…helped the Chiefs reach the Midwest League playoffs

 

2014

State College (New York-Penn/A-/St. Louis): Appeared in 11 games for the Spikes, going 12-for-37 (.324) with one home run and four RBI during rookie professional season…scored seven runs with one double, one triple, and one walk…hit safely in eight of 11 games…had three multi-hit games, including one 3-hit game…made professional debut on 6/15 at Williamsport, scoring a run…first professional hit was also first professional home run and RBI on 6/21 at Jamestown…3-for-4 with run scored on 7/3 at Batavia…helped Spikes win the New York-Penn League championship

 

Rick Forney on Andrew Sohn: I’m pleased to add both Andrew and Kenny (Mathews) to the club.  They’re both good, young players that are going to be counted on heavily.  Andrew is an athletic infielder who plays hard every day.