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Nate Schierholtz

Born: Feb 15, 1984

Birthplace: Reno

Profession: Baseball player

Nationality: United States

Nate Schierholtz

Date of Birth : Feb 15, 1984
Birth Place : Reno

Nathan John "Nate" Schierholtz, is an American professional baseball outfielder who plays for the Hiroshima Carp of Japan’s Nippon Professional Baseball. He stands 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 215 pounds. He has played in Major League Baseball for the San Francisco Giants, Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, and Washington Nationals. He bats left-handed and throws right-handed. After one year at Chabot College, Schierholtz was selected by the San Francisco Giants in the second round of the 2003 Major League Baseball Draft. He reached the Major Leagues in 2007 but did not make the Giants' roster full-time until 2009. In the meantime, he played for the 2008 USA Olympic Baseball Team, which won a bronze medal. In 2009 and 2010, he served mostly as a pinch hitter and defensive substitution, winning the World Series with the Giants in 2010. By May 2011, he had gotten everyday playing time in right field due to the benching of Pat Burrell; however, he would break his foot in August and miss the end of the season.

Profession


  • Baseball player

Also known as


  • Nathan John Schierholtz

Spouse


  • Kate Eveland
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