Thomas Edward Niedenfuer
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 5", Weight: 225 lb.
Born: August 13, 1959 in St. Louis Park, MN
High School: Redmond HS (Redmond, WA)
School: Washington State University (Pullman, WA)
Signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1980.
Debut: August 15, 1981 (Age 22.002)
vs. ATL 1.0 IP, 1 H, 1 SO, 1 BB, 0 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1982 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Dodgers/Orioles/Cardinals/Mariners 1981-1990
Agents: Leigh Steinberg [*]
Final Game: September 20, 1990 (Age 31.038)
vs. PHI 0.2 IP, 0 H, 2 SO, 1 BB, 0 ER
About biographical information
News -- January 2014
- 1/30 The Cardinal Nation Blog: Ozzie and Gibson discuss their most memorable gamesTwo St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Famers to recount their most unforgettable games on MLB Network....
News -- October 2013
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News -- August 2013
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News -- June 2013
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News -- February 2013
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News -- February 2012
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News -- January 2012
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News -- September 2011
- 9/24 B-R Blog: Watch out Gregg Olson–there’s a new “O” in town: Tom Niedenfuer was sweating it. Every day, he'd get up, go get the newspaper from his driveway, and search out the box score for...
News -- May 2010
- 5/18 B-R Blog: Consecutive Games Without Allowing 4 Runs: Last night Jonathan Papelbon imploded , allowing 4 runs in the 9th to the Yankees. Amazingly, it was the first time in his...