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Kevin Newman

Kevin Newman 27 2B

Pittsburgh Pirates

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Kevin Bradley Newman
  • Age: 25 (August 4, 1993)
  • Birthplace: Poway, CA
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 1" Wt: 180
  • Draft: Round 1 (2015, PIT)
  • MLB Debut: 08/16/2018
  • School: Arizona
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Kevin Newman Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
August 16, 2018 Pittsburgh Pirates selected the contract of 2B Kevin Newman from Indianapolis Indians.
January 22, 2018 Pittsburgh Pirates invited non-roster SS Kevin Newman to spring training.
July 20, 2017 2B Kevin Newman assigned to Indianapolis Indians from Altoona Curve.
January 9, 2017 Pittsburgh Pirates invited non-roster SS Kevin Newman to spring training.
June 18, 2016 SS Kevin Newman assigned to Altoona Curve from Bradenton Marauders.
June 14, 2016 Bradenton Marauders activated SS Kevin Newman from the 7-day disabled list.
May 27, 2016 Bradenton Marauders placed SS Kevin Newman on the 7-day disabled list. Left Orbital Fracture
April 5, 2016 SS Kevin Newman assigned to Bradenton Marauders from West Virginia Power.
August 9, 2015 SS Kevin Newman assigned to West Virginia Power from West Virginia Black Bears.
June 15, 2015 Pittsburgh Pirates signed SS Kevin Newman.
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Kevin Newman Awards and Honors

Kevin Newman  27 2B

Kevin Newman
  • Full Name: Kevin Bradley Newman
  • Born: August 4, 1993
  • Age: 25
  • Birthplace: Poway, CA
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 180
  • Draft: Round 1 (2015, PIT)
  • School: Arizona
  • MLB Debut: 08/16/2018

Selected in the first round (19th overall) by the Pirates out of the University of Arizona in 2015...Started at shortstop in all 165 games in Arizona career...Made professional debut on 6/19/15 with the West Virginia Black Bears vs. Mahoning Valley...Recorded first professional hit in his debut...Hit first home run on 7/17/15 vs. State College...Promoted to Single-A West Virginia on 8/9/15...Spent 2016 seasons between Bradenton and Altoona...Hit .366 in 41 games for the Marauders (hit safely in 34 of his first 41 games) and batted .288 in 61 games with the Curve...Led all Pirates minor leaguers with a combined .320 batting average in 2016...Compiled a career-best 17-game hitting streak from 6/21-7/9, the seventh-longest in the Eastern League in 2016 and the seventh-longest in Curve franchise history