Talented shortstop who will likely see backup duty at that position as a freshman this season ... Compiled a .441 career batting average over four years of varsity baseball in high school ... Was a 2013 Rawlings California Region All High School Senior Honorable Mention selection ... A 2012 Perfect Game Preseason High School Underclass All-America High Honorable Mention player.
Played four seasons of varsity baseball at The Rock Academy in San Diego, Calif. ... Coached there by Mike Martinez ... A first-team all-Coastal-South League selection all four years ... A four-time team MVP ... As a senior hit .481 with two doubles, two triples, three home runs and 15 runs scored in 16 games ... During his junior year batted .442 with 10 doubles, three triples, 33 runs scored and 30 stolen bases in 24 games ... As a sophomore hit .385 with 10 doubles, seven triples, a home run, 24 RBI, 33 runs and 17 stolen bases over 27 contests ... In his first season as a prep player batted .477 with nine doubles, four triples, five home runs, 25 RBI and 31 runs scored in 22 contests.
Andrew Philip Brown was born May 8, 1995, in San Diego, Calif. ... Son of Reyna and Phil Brown ... Nice, Anissa Pinedo, played softball at the University of Buffalo ... Enjoys the beach, video games, listening to music and watching sports ... Favorite athlete is former San Diego Padres outfielder Steve Finley ... Majoring in kinesiology at San Diego State.