Friday, January 2, 2015

Alex Trautner - Creighton's ambidextrous pitcher

Alexander Trautner 
San Ramon Valley High School (Class of 2014)
Danville, California

College: Creighton University Bluejays (Class of 2018)

Collegiate Summer Team: Neptune Beach Pearl, Alameda, CA

Positions: LHP/RHP, First Base, Catcher
Height/Weight: 6'3" 210 lbs
Bats: Right
Throws: Both, switch pitcher
Velocity / Pitches:
RHP = 87 mph FB, curveball, and change-up.
LHP = 83 mph FB, curveball, and change-up.

A 6'3" switch pitcher from Northern California, Alexander Trautner throws a fastball, curveball and change-up from either side. Right-handed he reaches 87 mph and left-handed he touches 83 mph. 

Switch Pitcher Alex Trautner Chooses Creighton

Alex Trautner is one of two ambidextrous pitchers currently in a D1 baseball program. Aubrey McCarty is the other switch pitcher, who plays for Vanderbilt University – the 2014 College World Series champions. 

Switch Pitcher U
The Creighton Bluejays featured switch pitcher Pat Venditte, who was drafted twice by the NY Yankees and now is pitching in the minors for the Oakland Athletics. 


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