Chris Nyman

Christopher Curtis Nyman (born June 6, 1955 in Pomona, California) is an American former professional baseball first baseman. He played during two seasons at the Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Chicago White Sox. He was signed by the White Sox as an amateur free agent in 1977. Nyman, played his first professional season with their Class A Appleton Foxes in 1978, and split his last season with their Triple-A club, the Buffalo Bisons, and the Detroit Tigers' Triple-A club, the Nashville Sounds, in 1986. In 1984 and 1985, Nyman played in Japan for the Nankai Hawks.

Chris Nyman
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Nyman with the Nashville Sounds in 1986
First baseman
Born: (1955-06-06) June 6, 1955 (age 65)
Pomona, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
Professional debut
MLB: July 28, 1982, for the Chicago White Sox
NPB: March 31, 1984, for the Nankai Hawks
Last appearance
MLB: October 1, 1983, for the Chicago White Sox
NPB: October 20, 1985, for the Nankai Hawks
MLB statistics
Batting average.258
Runs18
Hits24
Teams

Nyman is the brother of fellow former major leaguer Nyls Nyman.

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