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Terry Leon Bradshaw (born February 3, 1969) is a former Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder who is the 2018 hitting coach for the Kansas City Royals. He spent the previous five seasons as the Royals' minor league hitting coordinator.[1] During his playing days, he threw right-handed, batted left-handed and was listed as 6 feet (1.8 m) tall and 180 pounds (82 kg).

Terry Bradshaw
Kansas City Royals – No. 44
Born: (1969-02-03) February 3, 1969 (age 50)
Franklin, Virginia
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
May 4, 1995, for the St. Louis Cardinals
Last MLB appearance
September 29, 1996, for the St. Louis Cardinals
MLB statistics
Batting average.262

As Coach


Born in Franklin, Virginia, Bradshaw graduated from Windsor High School (Virginia) and attended Norfolk State University. He was selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the ninth round of the 1990 Major League Baseball Draft and played for five seasons in the Cardinals' minor league system, and stole 65 bases in the Class A South Atlantic League. As a rookie with the 1995 Cardinals, Bradshaw had three hits in his first three MLB at bats from May 4-6 against the Houston Astros.[2] But he spent most of that season at Triple-A Louisville.

In parts of two seasons with the Cardinals (1995–96), he collected 17 total hits in 34 games played, including two doubles and one triple. His minor league career extended until 1999 and included time in the minor league organizations of the Royals and Montreal Expos.


  1. ^ Flanagan, Jeffrey (8 November 2017). "Royals announce coaching staff for 2018". Retrieved 8 November 2017.
  2. ^ "1995 ST L Regular-Season Batting Log for Terry Bradshaw". Retrosheet. Retrieved 8 November 2017.
Preceded by
Dale Sveum
Kansas City Royals hitting coach
Succeeded by

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