Randal Harold Niemann
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 200 lb.
Born: November 15, 1955 in Scotia, CA
High School: Fortuna HS (Fortuna, CA) School: College of the Redwoods (Eureka, CA) by the Drafted New York Yankees in the 2nd round of the 1975 amateur draft (June Secondary).
( All Transactions) Debut: May 20, 1979 (Age 23)
vs. SDP 7.0 IP, 5 H, 0 SO, 4 BB, 1 ER Lost 1979 Rookie Status: [*]
Teams (by GP): Astros/Mets/Pirates/Twins/WhiteSox 1979-1987 Final Game: June 20, 1987 (Age 31)
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