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Trautwein Named to Buster Posey Award Watch List

EVANSTON, Ill. – Sophomore catcher Michael Trautwein was named to the Buster Posey Award Enjoy Listing, the Better Wichita Region Sporting activities Commission declared this 7 days.

The award is on a yearly basis offered to the top catcher in college baseball. Trautwein was a person of 60 catchers on the listing, which includes five from the Significant 10.

Trautwein was currently named to the 2020 Significant 10 Preseason Honors listing. The backstop is searching to construct on his sturdy 2019 general performance, where by he acquired a place on the All-Significant 10 Freshman Crew. 

As a initially-year, Trautwein began forty three online games at catcher, hitting for a .243 normal with a .322 on-base proportion. He also caught 16 runners thieving in 23 attempts, good for a 70% rate.

This period Trautwein has a 1.000 fielding proportion and has caught seven runners thieving on 8 attempts. He has batted for two dwelling runs as perfectly.

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