Born and raised on Long Island, Andrew is currently a history and international relations major at Manhattan College. His passion for baseball started at a young age with trips to Yankee Stadium and still holds the 1998 New York Yankees as his favorite team of all time and Scott Brosius as his favorite player. He is a Yankees and Giants fan and has a special place in his heart for the Cleveland Indians. He is also a patient Islanders fan. Outside of writing, he can usually be found deep in the school library doing research on Eastern Europe or in the park playing handball.