From BR Bullpen
Thomas Reid Nichols
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 11", Weight 165 lb.
- High School Forest High School (Ocala)
- Debut September 16, 1980
- Final Game October 4, 1987
- Born August 5, 1958 in Ocala, FL USA
 Biographical Information
Reid Nichols played 8 years in the major leagues for 3 different teams. He had a 2-home run game on August 24, 1982 as a member of the Boston Red Sox against the Seattle Mariners. The pitchers were Bob Stoddard and Bill Caudill. He had a triple in every year of his career except 1986. His 7 stolen bases for the 1983 Red Sox was second on the team.
Nichols was the Farm Director of the Milwaukee Brewers from 2003 until October 2015, when he was released by new Brewers' General Manager David Stearns. He held the same post with the Texas Rangers from 1994 to 2000 and was the Rangers' first base coach in 2001.