Albert Samuel Nipper
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 188 lb.
Born: April 2, 1959 in San Diego, CA
High School: Hazelwood West HS (Hazelwood, MO)
Schools: Northwest Missouri State University (Maryville, MO), Truman State University (Kirksville, MO)
Drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 8th round of the 1980 amateur draft.
Debut: September 6, 1983 (Age 24.157, 12,428th in MLB history)
vs. BAL 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 SO, 1 BB, 0 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1984 season [*]
Teams (by GP): RedSox/Cubs/Indians 1983-1990
Agents: Steve Comte [*]
Last Game: July 16, 1990 (Age 31.105)
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