He went yard in the second inning of the opener, Oregon State’s lone run against Sun Devils ace Alec Marsh. Join Baseball Northwest to view Andy Armstrong's profile Armstrong and the rest of the players will be given temperature checks and screened daily and fans will be required to maintain 6 feet of social distance. He’s been lights-out ever since, going 2-0 in his last four starts with 30 strikeouts, six walks and a 1.99 ERA in 22 2/3 innings. For the Wild Wild West League to work, it needed players. By Bob Lundeberg for The Oregonian/OregonLive. With the Beavers trailing 8-7 in the seventh, Armstrong ripped an RBI single to left-center that evened the score. Three quarters arm slot, fastball worked 78-80 mph and peaked at 82 mph with good arm side run. Many thanks to him. The week before Cal I switched my grip a bit and have been getting a little bit more bite to it, and now it’s been getting up to 85. That’s been a big turning point in this season so far.”. Armstrong, a junior from West Salem High School, is now doing the same thing at shortstop in Beau Philip’s stead. The West Salem varsity baseball team won Thursday's home non-conference game against Crescent Valley (Corvallis, OR) by a score of 10-4. 2021 PG Invitational National Championship, Lee County Sports Organizing Committee (all Fort Myers, FL events), Potential very high draft pick and/or Elite level college prospect, Potential top 10 round pick and/or highest level college prospect, Potential draft pick and/or excellent college prospect, College prospect, possible future draft pick with development, Possible College prospect and/or possible HS varsity. We present them here for purely educational purposes. Andy Armstrong is one of the top Movie Action Directors and Stunt Coordinators in the world. I feel like this time for me has been good. Andy Armstrong. Armstrong played the last two summers for a wood bat team in Minnesota, and he looked briefly at a wood bat league in Texas before the opportunity with the West Linn Knights comes up. Andy Armstrong. He had to come and get it, and that was as good a play as I’ve seen all year long. The West Salem varsity baseball team lost Friday's neutral playoff game against Westview (Portland, OR) by a score of 2-1. Ran 60 yard dash in 8.25 seconds. The former Columbia River High School (Vancouver) standout is batting .303 this season with six homers, second on the team behind Adley Rutschman’s 12. Andy Armstrong’s plan for this summer was to play minor league baseball after finishing his senior season at Oregon State. McGarry started all three games in left field and went 4 for 10 in the series with a home run and four RBIs. A final score has not been reported for this varsity baseball game. Full-year historical Major League statistics provided by Pete Palmer and Gary Gillette of Hidden Game Sports. A little over a week ago, a representative from the Portland Pickles called North Marion baseball coach Randy Brack to inquire about the possibility of putting on games at the school. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit Oregon and all sports were shut down, it appeared baseball was lost for the year. “I guess before this opportunity came up, I guess I was looking for a job or something in Salem,” said Armstrong, a West Salem graduate. THE WORLD'S LARGEST AND MOST COMPREHENSIVE SCOUTING ORGANIZATION. The Goss Stadium crowd erupted for Armstrong, a local product who was in desperate need of some positive offensive vibes. In the ensuing months, leagues that play in the summer -- minor leagues, wood bat leagues made up of college players, American Legion and Little League --canceled their seasons due to fears of spreading the virus and restrictions placed on the sizes of gatherings. Perfect Game scouts assign a PG grade to all players that are evaluated at a PG Showcase. Starting pitcher Christian Chamberlain had … If Armstrong’s bat stays hot, Bailey will have some tough decisions to make in the infield. Posted Apr 17, 2019 “It’s just a spot I’ve got to fill and … Ran 60 yard dash in 8.25 seconds. Perfect Game scouts assign a PG grade to all players that are evaluated at a PG Showcase. McGarry was just 6 for 32 (.188) with four homers in Pac-12 play before facing Arizona State. Many historical player head shots courtesy of David Davis. Medium-large frame with lean, slender present build and lots of projection remaining. The versatile 5-foot-9, 181-pound infielder also played flawless defense at shortstop. Armstrong went 4 for 10 with an RBI and a run scored against then-No. Tag: baseball fan. “It was really just trying to slow things down,” McGarry said. He spent the past month figuring out what classes he will take at Oregon State next year, working out on his own and playing many rounds of golf, including with his mother, Susi, at Illahe Hills Country Club. Masked up to step up to the dish, West Salem’s Andy Armstrong and Lake Oswego’s Jake Dukart both from the Oregon State Beavers just wanted to play some kind of ball as we head towards fall. “I think my wife probably noticed it more than I did,” Brack said. Andy Armstrong and Cesar Valero also had 1 hit each, with Armstrong getting 2 RBI for his double. Bryan Lohrman and Taylor Blair (2018) Micah Tiffin … My swing feels good. “It’s just a spot I’ve got to fill and … I’m looking to do my thing out there helping the team any way I can.”. Brack said the main wood grandstand behind home plate can seat between 250 and 300 and with the other metal grandstands at the field, it could seat another 300, making it relatively easy for the 200 fans to spread out in the stands. Check out Andy Armstrong's high school sports timeline including game updates while playing baseball, football and basketball at West Salem High School from 2012 through 2016. “Really nothing too drastically changes, it’s just another opportunity and it’s what you make of it.”. “It wasn’t just the pitching, some of the defensive plays we made in those three days were crazy.”. In days, the rural field became the home for the four-team league. May 19, 1997 Note to readers: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links we may earn a commission. Andrew Armstrong is a 2020 LHP/1B/OF with a 6-1 140 lb. Arizona State, the Pac-12’s best offense in most categories, plated just 11 runs in three games against Oregon State. “I’m not just relying on my fastball and changeup,” Gambrell said. The West Salem varsity baseball team won Wednesday's neutral playoff game against Lincoln (Portland, OR) by a score of 3-0. Before being asked to play for the West Linn Knights a week ago, Armstrong was looking at a summer without baseball for the first time since he was a small child. The West Coast League, a college wood bat league that includes teams in Corvallis and Bend as well as in Washington and Canada, officially canceled its season June 5. To follow this profile, please let us know your relationship to Armstrong’s breakthrough moment came in the Civil War loss, one inning after Philip exited the game. Philip reaggravated a hamstring injury during last Tuesday’s nonconference loss to Oregon, shelving the talented junior college transfer for Oregon State’s mammoth matchup with Arizona State. All Professional Baseball Statistics for Andy Armstrong. STARKVILLE, Miss. “When I get out there and when I start throwing, I’ll feel a little fatigue. Some defensive statistics Copyright © Baseball Info Solutions, 2010-2020. Report Final Score. Medium-large frame with lean, slender present build and lots of projection remaining. In order to receive a PG Grade, players must attend a Showcase to complete their full evaluation. Pearce got her start in show business after auditioning for The Glee Project in 2011. in Coos Bay, OR Or write about sports? “Baseball is a hard game,” Armstrong said. Join Baseball Northwest to view Andy Armstrong's profile Andy Armstrong (9) Infield - 2018 • Pac-12 All-Academic Second Team • Batted .262 with 13 doubles, one triple, two home runs and 20 RBI in 46 games, including Subscribe to the Statesman Journal and you'll have 24-7 access to stories, photos and videos. I can’t remember the last summer when I had a couple months off with nothing.”, Plans to remove dikes on North Santiam could make a dangerous stretch even worse, Marion County drops reproductive health services at its clinics, South Salem grad Gabe Matthews returns to Oregon Ducks for fifth season, Your California Privacy Rights/Privacy Policy. Percentile is calculated with your top result against other top results recorded in the same year from players in the same grad year class. I’m excited for him.”. All rights reserved (About Us). But with their home field, Walker Stadium, in Portland being under Multnomah County’s phase 1 reopening restrictions and limited to 25 people for gatherings, they needed to find a place to play in a county in phase 2. Logos were compiled by the amazing SportsLogos.net. This game is part of the "2016 Oregon Boys Baseball State Championship Brackets: OSAA - 6A" tournament. podcast! Worked out in the outfield, waits back on the ball, fields cleanly with stationary feet, shows off solid arm strength clocked up to 81 mph. A big part of it was I was just thinking I was going to be done with school for a while. Prior to Philip’s injury, Armstrong was just 6 for 51 (.118) at the plate with four RBIs. us, School: Oregon State University (Corvallis, OR), Minor League Batting Game Logs & Splits (s.2008), More Andy Armstrong Pages at Baseball Reference, Every Sports Reference Social Media Account, Site Last Updated: Monday, October 26, 12:57AM. “Andy is a great defensive player,” Oregon State interim head coach Pat Bailey said. “You can have all the confidence in the world, but if the ball isn’t falling you’re not going to feel like yourself up there,” Armstrong admitted. Friday starter Brandon Eisert didn’t have his typical command but only allowed three runs in 5 2/3 innings. Positions: Copyright © 2000-2020 Sports Reference LLC. Armstrong was having the best start to a season since arriving at Oregon State in 2016. Since Marion County is in phase 2, outdoor gatherings of up to 250 are allowed. With baseball leagues around the country being largely canceled this summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the wood bat league Portland Pickles quickly assembled a four-team Wild Wild West League and will put on nearly 60 games in the next month. Back in March, college baseball seasons were well underway and high school baseball teams were practicing for the approaching season. The Portland Pickles, whose ownership group includes former Seattle Seahawks punter Jon Ryan, weren’t ready to give up the season. Watch our How-To Videos to Become a Stathead, Subscribe to Stathead and get access to more data than you can imagine.