Andy Van Hekken
Andrew William Van Hekken
- Bats Right, Throws Left
- Height 6' 3", Weight 175 lb.
- High School Holland (MI) High School
- Debut September 3, 2002
- Final Game September 27, 2002
- Born July 31, 1979 in Holland, MI USA
Andy Van Hekken, who pitched in the majors in 2002 with the Detroit Tigers, went 8-6 for two teams in the minors in 2009 in the Houston Astros organization. He has pitched in nine countries, and as of 2017, 15 years after his last big league appearance, was still pitching with the Nexen Heroes of the Korea Baseball Organization.
- John Paul Morosi: "Nine countries, one purpose -- to pitch: Van Hekken keeps on throwing after masterful debut in 2002", mlb.com, March 30, 2017.