Andy Wiltshire #77

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Position: Shortstop/Relief Pitcher

Squad Number:  77

Nickname: Wiltsh

Career Highlights

Former Great Britain u21  and Senior. Represented Great Britain in European Championships in Hull 1996, Paris 1997 and various European countries in a career spanning 25 years.

Season Aims

To get through it in one peice after a series of serious injuries kept Andy out of key games during the past 2 seasons.

Most embarrassing moment on a baseball diamond

First ever senior pitch for Great Britain grand slam and still hasn’t landed yet.

How did you become a Scorpion?

Conned into it after becoming drunk at a charity racenight by Chris Marshall and never looked back.

Favourite Sporting Event: World Darts Finals or Women’s Beach Volleyball

Favourite ball player growing up: Martin Adamson – as the biggest nutter on the minibus and he had an amazing fastball.

If you had to be a team mate for a week, who would it be? Kevin Macadam – so I’d only have to work about half an hour a day.

Funniest Team mate(s)? CD when he is drunk, for miniture dancing, the left foot nailed to the floor walk and getting bottled by plastics.

Least like to be trapped in a lift with? Anybody on benefits.

Describe yourself in one word: Old

Miscellaneous Information

Andy enjoys doner meat and chips (drunk or not) and can usually be seen jiving to some 80’s classics and cheese. In particular, anything female such as Tiffany, Debbie Gibson, Belinda Carlisle, Wendy James and Sabrina.