Terry Lee Pendleton
- Bats Both, Throws Right
- Height 5' 9", Weight 180 lb.
- School Oxnard College, California State University, Fresno
- Debut July 18, 1984
- Final Game September 25, 1998
- Born July 16, 1960 in Los Angeles, CA USA
As a rookie, Pendleton played in 65 straight games before having to be benched due to an insect bite on his leg. Pendleton was the 1991 National League MVP and finished second in the voting in 1992. He won three Gold Gloves in a 15 year career in which he had nearly 1,900 hits.
After retiring as a player in 1998, he has been the Atlanta Braves hitting coach since 2002. On May 17, 2016 Pendleton moved to bench coach following the firing of manager Fredi Gonzalez and bench coach Carlos Tosca.
- NL All-Star (1992)
- NL MVP (1991)
- 3-time NL Gold Glove Winner (1987, 1989 & 1992)
- 1991 NL Comeback Player of the Year Award
- NL Batting Average Leader (1991)
- 2-time NL Hits Leader (1991 & 1992)
- NL Total Bases Leader (1991)
- 20-Home Run Seasons: 2 (1991 & 1992)
- 100 RBI Seasons: 1 (1992)
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- Terry Pendleton (as told to George Vass): "The Game I'll Never Forget," Baseball Digest (June 1994), pp. 47-49
- Terry Pendleton (as told to Jeff Berlinicke): "The Game I'll Never Forget," Baseball Digest (July 2006), pp. 68-70